The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI 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 over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank - 32 22
Contract jobs citing PMI 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - 0.93% 3.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.39% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Average daily rate
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- £495 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -46.50%
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Cheshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43 59 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 31.16% 27.44% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 23
Average daily rate £263 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.23% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £433 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 3
Average hourly rate £16.84 £16.84 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.07 £16.84 £28.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £31.56 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £27.82
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -37.08%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in Chester