The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 57 43 54
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing PMI 2 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.29% 1.30% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.30% 5.41% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.00
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West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
154 148 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.61% 23.99% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 98 39
Average daily rate £350 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £200 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 10
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -21.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.30 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £13.75 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.48 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.35% -2.50%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

PMI
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMI across the Birmingham region.

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

PMI
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PMI 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.

1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) PMP
3 3 (60.00%) MS Project
4 2 (40.00%) P3O
4 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (20.00%) Automotive
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) SAS
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) CA Clarity
5 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing PMI 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) CA Clarity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (60.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft