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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 156 186 184
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -2
Contract jobs citing PMI 16 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.46% 0.41% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 1.05% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 14
Median daily rate £553 £425 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £386 £367
10% offered a daily rate of more than £688 £608 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.00
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
1386 2100 2173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 40.02% 38.90% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1096 1658 1524
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 39 44
Median hourly rate £17.25 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.85% +7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.60 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.48 £39.05 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing PMI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PMI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for PMI.

1 29 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 20 (68.97%) Project Management
2 20 (68.97%) PRINCE2
3 14 (48.28%) PMP
4 13 (44.83%) Finance
5 12 (41.38%) Programme Management
6 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (27.59%) Financial Institution
8 7 (24.14%) Banking
9 6 (20.69%) Resource Management
9 6 (20.69%) Degree
9 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (20.69%) ITIL
9 6 (20.69%) SEPA
10 5 (17.24%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 5 (17.24%) Cash Management
10 5 (17.24%) Change Management
11 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
11 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
11 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
11 4 (13.79%) ISEB
11 4 (13.79%) MS Project
11 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
11 4 (13.79%) LAN
11 4 (13.79%) WAN
11 4 (13.79%) Cisco
12 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
12 3 (10.34%) Retail
13 2 (6.90%) Huawei

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) LAN
1 4 (13.79%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Financial Institution
3 7 (24.14%) Banking
4 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
5 3 (10.34%) Retail
6 2 (6.90%) German Language
6 2 (6.90%) Marketing
7 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Project Manager
2 8 (27.59%) IT Manager
2 8 (27.59%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Contracts Manager
4 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Platform Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) MiFID Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Security Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior IT Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Telecoms Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Equities
1 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
1 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
2 1 (3.45%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) CMDB
2 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Hedge funds
2 1 (3.45%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) PRINCE2
1 20 (68.97%) Project Management
2 12 (41.38%) Programme Management
3 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 6 (20.69%) Resource Management
3 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 5 (17.24%) Cash Management
4 5 (17.24%) Change Management
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL V2
7 2 (6.90%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.90%) Line Management
7 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.90%) SDLC
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 29 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 14 (48.28%) PMP
3 9 (31.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (20.69%) Degree
5 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
5 4 (13.79%) ISEB
5 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.90%) APMP
7 1 (3.45%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.69%) SEPA
2 2 (6.90%) MiFID
2 2 (6.90%) P3O
3 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
1 4 (13.79%) Cisco
2 2 (6.90%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 2 (6.90%) Ciena
2 2 (6.90%) Huawei
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) WorldPay