The table below looks at the statistics for PMI Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI Certification over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Certification
Rank 68 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
0 -7
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 14 10 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.56% 1.04% 0.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.11% 6.85% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 4
Median daily rate £388 £300 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -24.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £463 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +60.18%
PMI Certification
North West

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

Qualifications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
197 146 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 22.01% 15.19% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 69 79
Median daily rate £425 £400 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +19.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £243 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 19 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £16.16 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+193.93% -53.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £15.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £24.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +20.00%

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing PMI Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PMI Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

PMI Certification Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI Certification across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

PMI Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

PMI Certification
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -4 6 £378 -24.50%
Macclesfield -2 2 £400 +77.77%
Daresbury - 2 £425 -
Knutsford -6 1 £308 -27.64%
Runcorn - 1 £425 -
PMI Certification
North West

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 23 (71.88%) PRINCE2
2 22 (68.75%) Project Management
3 21 (65.63%) PMI
4 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 13 (40.63%) Finance
6 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 11 (34.38%) PMP
7 11 (34.38%) Service Management
8 10 (31.25%) JBoss
8 10 (31.25%) Java
8 10 (31.25%) JSP
8 10 (31.25%) SIEM
9 9 (28.13%) MS Office
9 9 (28.13%) PRINCE
10 8 (25.00%) Mainframe
10 8 (25.00%) CICS
10 8 (25.00%) Assembly Language
10 8 (25.00%) Chordiant
10 8 (25.00%) WSDL
10 8 (25.00%) EJB
10 8 (25.00%) Oracle
10 8 (25.00%) DB2
10 8 (25.00%) WebLogic
10 8 (25.00%) RUP
10 8 (25.00%) ClearCase
10 8 (25.00%) JMS
10 8 (25.00%) Servlets
10 8 (25.00%) Struts
10 8 (25.00%) Web Services
10 8 (25.00%) XML

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (31.25%) JBoss
2 8 (25.00%) CICS
2 8 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.25%) Apache
4 2 (6.25%) IIS
4 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 9 (28.13%) MS Office
3 7 (21.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (12.50%) MS Project
5 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
6 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) 2G
2 3 (9.38%) 3G
2 3 (9.38%) 4G
2 3 (9.38%) GSM
2 3 (9.38%) LTE
2 3 (9.38%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (9.38%) UMTS
3 2 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) SSL
4 1 (3.13%) MPLS
4 1 (3.13%) Network Security
4 1 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) DB2
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) ClearCase
1 8 (25.00%) Subversion
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.13%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (40.63%) Project Manager
2 8 (25.00%) Transition Manager
2 8 (25.00%) Transition Project Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Security Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Security Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Network Security Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Designer
5 3 (9.38%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Solutions Designer
6 2 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) SIEM Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.13%) HR Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) JSP
2 8 (25.00%) EJB
2 8 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 8 (25.00%) J2EE
2 8 (25.00%) JMS
2 8 (25.00%) Servlets
2 8 (25.00%) Struts
2 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 8 (25.00%) WSDL
2 8 (25.00%) XML
2 8 (25.00%) XSD
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.25%) LAMP
3 2 (6.25%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (65.63%) PMI
2 8 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 7 (21.88%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
1 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) PRINCE2
2 22 (68.75%) Project Management
3 11 (34.38%) Service Management
4 10 (31.25%) SIEM
5 9 (28.13%) PRINCE
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.00%) CMMI
6 8 (25.00%) ITIL
6 8 (25.00%) RUP
6 8 (25.00%) SDLC
6 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 5 (15.63%) Automated Testing
7 5 (15.63%) BDD
7 5 (15.63%) Change Management
7 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (15.63%) TDD
8 4 (12.50%) Information Security
8 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 3 (9.38%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) Java
2 8 (25.00%) Assembly Language
2 8 (25.00%) COBOL
2 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) C
4 2 (6.25%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.25%) PHP
4 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) PMP
2 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (15.63%) Sun Certification
3 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (9.38%) MCP
5 2 (6.25%) Degree
5 2 (6.25%) HNC
5 2 (6.25%) HND
5 2 (6.25%) MCITP
5 2 (6.25%) MCTS
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (6.25%) RHCE
6 1 (3.13%) CCNA
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) FATCA
2 1 (3.13%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.25%) UAG
2 1 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) OpenView
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
2 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Chordiant
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 7 (21.88%) ArcSight
3 7 (21.88%) HP
3 7 (21.88%) IBM
4 5 (15.63%) Sun
5 3 (9.38%) Ericsson
5 3 (9.38%) Huawei
5 3 (9.38%) Nokia
5 3 (9.38%) Nokia Networks
6 2 (6.25%) Brocade
6 2 (6.25%) BT
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (3.13%) CA
7 1 (3.13%) Siemens
7 1 (3.13%) Sourcefire
7 1 (3.13%) Tripwire