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 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 52 50 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing PMI 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.53% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.24% 2.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £283 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.99
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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
134 115 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 22.41% 20.14% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 72 42
Average daily rate £340 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 22
Average hourly rate £22.50 £11.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.54% -41.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £9.20 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £15.70 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £18.13 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+1.37% -9.37%

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 26 January 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) P3O
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (33.33%) MS Project
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) PMP
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) P3O
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft