The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Certification
Rank - 29 15
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 1.16% 6.21%
As % of the Qualifications category - 5.56% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 9
Average daily rate
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- £495 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £390
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.75 £38.49
% change year-on-year
+14.01% -30.50%
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Cheshire

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

Qualifications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
15 36 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 10.79% 20.93% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 14
Average daily rate £310 £275 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -24.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £225 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £402 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £16.84 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+167.22% -36.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.91 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-0.45% -9.09%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 2 (100.00%) PMP
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) CAPM
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) CAPM
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) VMware