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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 43 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing PMI 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.54% 1.60% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 5.95% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 2
Average daily rate £463 £475 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £391 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £531 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £410 £438
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
92 84 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.66% 26.84% 32.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 52 34
Average daily rate £360 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £511 £735
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +19.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (50.00%) APMP
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) SAP

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Document Management
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) APMP
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAP