The first table below looks at the demand for PMI Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI Certification over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Chester region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Certification
Rank 40 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.40% 1.29% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.17% 5.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £265 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.38 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.33% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
24 39 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 9.52% 25.16% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 2
Average daily rate £263 £388 £150
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.25% +158.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £36.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
PMI Certification
Cheshire

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

PMI Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

PMI Certification Daily Rate Trend in Chester

PMI Certification
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing PMI Certification 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 Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) PMP
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (25.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) PMI
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) MS Project
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing PMI Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
1 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware