The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 50 59 57
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing PMI 4 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.68% 0.97% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.84% 4.43% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Average daily rate £406 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £391 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £531 £445
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
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
141 158 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 23.82% 21.85% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 92 73
Average daily rate £360 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £129 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £465 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.92% -42.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £12.87 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £44.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PMI
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

PMI
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -9 2 £463 -2.63%
Peterborough - 2 £334 -
PMI
East of England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
3 6 (75.00%) Project Management
4 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
4 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 4 (50.00%) SLA
4 4 (50.00%) ISEB
4 4 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (50.00%) LANDesk
5 3 (37.50%) PMP
6 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) Windows
7 1 (12.50%) MS Project
7 1 (12.50%) MS Office
7 1 (12.50%) SAP
7 1 (12.50%) SOA
7 1 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
7 1 (12.50%) Document Management
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (12.50%) SAP PI
7 1 (12.50%) APMP

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Project Manager
2 5 (62.50%) Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Contracts Manager
3 4 (50.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) SAP PI
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (50.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (50.00%) ISEB
3 3 (37.50%) PMP
4 1 (12.50%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) SAP