The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 168 185 180
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -5
Contract jobs citing PMI 28 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.42% 1.08% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 13
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£525 £525 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £338 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £165.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year
- +258.69%
PMI
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1970 2399 2344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 35.83% 37.71% 37.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1519 1820 1750
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 50
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.73 £11.65 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.55 £46.10 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

PMI
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the City of London region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

PMI
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMI across the City of London region.

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 43 (97.73%) PMI Certification
2 36 (81.82%) PRINCE2
3 33 (75.00%) Project Management
4 27 (61.36%) Finance
5 18 (40.91%) Banking
6 12 (27.27%) Investment Banking
6 12 (27.27%) PMP
7 9 (20.45%) MS Office
7 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (18.18%) Oracle
8 8 (18.18%) MS Project
9 6 (13.64%) PRINCE
9 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
9 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
9 6 (13.64%) Degree
10 5 (11.36%) Migration
10 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.36%) Change Management
10 5 (11.36%) Financial Institution
10 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
10 5 (11.36%) MS Visio
10 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
11 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
11 4 (9.09%) Change Control
11 4 (9.09%) Line Management
11 4 (9.09%) WorldPay
11 4 (9.09%) IBM
11 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
11 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
11 4 (9.09%) Retail

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Office
2 8 (18.18%) MS Project
3 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
3 5 (11.36%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.27%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) LAN
1 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (4.55%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.55%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.27%) OLAP
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 27 (61.36%) Finance
2 18 (40.91%) Banking
3 12 (27.27%) Investment Banking
4 5 (11.36%) Financial Institution
5 4 (9.09%) Retail
6 3 (6.82%) Back Office
7 1 (2.27%) German Language
7 1 (2.27%) Front Office
7 1 (2.27%) Automotive
7 1 (2.27%) Law
7 1 (2.27%) Legal
7 1 (2.27%) Advertising
7 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
7 1 (2.27%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (72.73%) Project Manager
2 9 (20.45%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Programme Manager
3 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.55%) IT Programme Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Security Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Risk Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Process Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Process Manager
6 1 (2.27%) SAP Test Manager
6 1 (2.27%) PMO Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Programme Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Apache Flex
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Economics
2 3 (6.82%) Equities
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) SWIFT
3 2 (4.55%) Derivative
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Tandem
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.27%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) UNIX
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Solaris
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 33 (75.00%) Project Management
3 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) PRINCE
4 6 (13.64%) Programme Management
4 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 5 (11.36%) Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.36%) Change Management
5 5 (11.36%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 4 (9.09%) Change Control
6 4 (9.09%) Line Management
7 3 (6.82%) Information Security
7 3 (6.82%) ITIL
7 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) Identity Management
7 3 (6.82%) Security Management
7 3 (6.82%) People Management
7 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.27%) VBA
2 1 (2.27%) C
2 1 (2.27%) C++
2 1 (2.27%) COBOL
2 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (97.73%) PMI Certification
2 12 (27.27%) PMP
3 6 (13.64%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) GIAC
4 3 (6.82%) CISA
4 3 (6.82%) CISSP
4 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.27%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) PMBOK
1 2 (4.55%) COBIT
2 1 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO 9000
2 1 (2.27%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Tivoli
1 3 (6.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) WorldPay
2 4 (9.09%) IBM
3 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco
3 3 (6.82%) Dell
3 3 (6.82%) Cyber-Ark
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.27%) Sophis
5 1 (2.27%) Cognos
5 1 (2.27%) Avaya
5 1 (2.27%) Juniper
5 1 (2.27%) Informatica
5 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.27%) Netezza
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago