The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 41 39 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing PMI 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.53% 1.09% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.06% 3.42% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate £438 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.05% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £450 £413
% change year-on-year
-20.55% +8.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £165.00
PMI
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
99 117 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 25.32% 31.97% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 64 36
Average daily rate £390 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £216 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 13
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £11.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

PMI
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security Management
2 5 (71.43%) Security Management
2 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (71.43%) ISMS
2 5 (71.43%) Security Operations
2 5 (71.43%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
4 1 (14.29%) APMP
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) MS Project
4 1 (14.29%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) PMP
4 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Compliance Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Compliance Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) IT Manager
2 4 (57.14%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) IT Risk Manager
2 4 (57.14%) IT Security Manager
2 4 (57.14%) IT Security Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Project Assurance Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Security Assurance Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Security Manager
2 4 (57.14%) Security Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Compliance Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security
2 5 (71.43%) Information Security Management
2 5 (71.43%) ISMS
2 5 (71.43%) Security Management
2 5 (71.43%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Document Management
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CISA
2 5 (71.43%) CISM
2 5 (71.43%) CISSP
3 1 (14.29%) APMP
3 1 (14.29%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP