The first table below looks at the demand for PMI Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI Certification over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Certification
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.23% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.82% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.38 £36.28 £36.49
% change year-on-year
+14.05% -0.58%
Qualifications Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
55 36 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.50% 18.85% 14.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 26
Average daily rate £400 £315 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -16.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £188 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £439 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -58.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.20 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.21% -5.00%
PMI Certification
East of England

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMI Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMI Certification across the Bedfordshire region.

PMI Certification Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

PMI Certification
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Bedford - - - -
PMI Certification
East of England

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PMI Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMI Certification.

1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (88.89%) PMP
3 7 (77.78%) Finance
3 7 (77.78%) Project Management
4 6 (66.67%) MS Project
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 6 (66.67%) Change Management
4 6 (66.67%) Altiris
4 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
4 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (55.56%) Service Management
5 5 (55.56%) ITIL
5 5 (55.56%) MCSE
5 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
7 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (11.11%) SIEM
7 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 1 (11.11%) PMI
7 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 1 (11.11%) Web Services
7 1 (11.11%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) MPLS

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PMI Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMI Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Project
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) MPLS
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Strategy Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Web Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (77.78%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) Change Management
3 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (55.56%) Service Management
4 5 (55.56%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) SIEM
6 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) PMP
2 5 (55.56%) MCSE
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Altiris
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds