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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 191 205 201
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -4
Contract jobs citing PMI 14 18 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.25% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.65% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 20
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +37.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £426 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.25
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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
2034 2753 2758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.60% 37.91% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1539 2078 2046
Average daily rate £470 £475 £498
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% -4.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.32% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 65
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £30.65 £39.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.69 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -15.76%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014, 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 39 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 35 (89.74%) PRINCE2
3 27 (69.23%) Project Management
4 24 (61.54%) Finance
5 16 (41.03%) Degree
6 13 (33.33%) PMP
7 11 (28.21%) PRINCE
7 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
8 10 (25.64%) MS Office
8 10 (25.64%) Banking
9 9 (23.08%) MS Project
10 8 (20.51%) ITIL
10 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.95%) Change Management
11 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
13 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
13 5 (12.82%) Oracle
14 4 (10.26%) Java
14 4 (10.26%) Linux
14 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
14 4 (10.26%) Service Management
14 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
14 4 (10.26%) Migration
14 4 (10.26%) Change Control
15 3 (7.69%) People Management
15 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
15 3 (7.69%) Retail
15 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 1 (2.56%) Lync
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Office
2 9 (23.08%) MS Project
3 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
4 5 (12.82%) MS Visio
5 4 (10.26%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (5.13%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (2.56%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) CA Clarity
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 24 (61.54%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Banking
3 6 (15.38%) Investment Banking
4 3 (7.69%) Retail
4 3 (7.69%) Legal
5 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.56%) Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Project Manager
2 4 (10.26%) Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (7.69%) Coordinator
4 2 (5.13%) Junior
4 2 (5.13%) Project Planner
4 2 (5.13%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Business Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Technical Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Sourcing Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Implementation Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Implementation Project Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Programme Planner
5 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.56%) Procurement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) EJB
1 1 (2.56%) JSP
1 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
2 2 (5.13%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.56%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) SecurID
3 1 (2.56%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.56%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
3 2 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (89.74%) PRINCE2
2 27 (69.23%) Project Management
3 11 (28.21%) PRINCE
4 8 (20.51%) ITIL
5 7 (17.95%) Change Management
6 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
7 4 (10.26%) Service Management
7 4 (10.26%) Migration
7 4 (10.26%) Change Control
8 3 (7.69%) People Management
8 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.69%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.13%) Six Sigma
9 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Information Security
9 2 (5.13%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 2 (5.13%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (5.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.26%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) PHP
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 16 (41.03%) Degree
3 13 (33.33%) PMP
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (7.69%) APMP
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (5.13%) CISSP
5 2 (5.13%) MAPM
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) CISA
6 1 (2.56%) GIAC
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) COBIT
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Sybase
4 1 (2.56%) Blue Coat
4 1 (2.56%) CA
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) SunGard
4 1 (2.56%) HP
4 1 (2.56%) Citrix
4 1 (2.56%) SAP
City of London
Annapurna
Rate: €600 - €800 per day
Posted: 22 days ago