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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management Institute (PMI)
London / City of London
Rank 138 129 178
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +49
Contract jobs citing PMI 17 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.59% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.52% 1.46% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 11
Median daily rate £650 £625 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +27.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £465 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £683 £631 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £420 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 - -

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
1116 1235 1980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.08% 40.45% 38.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 840 939 1559
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 28
Median hourly rate £22.13 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £13.00 £13.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.60 £22.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-13.95% +22.85%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017, 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 28 (96.55%) PMI Certification
2 20 (68.97%) PRINCE2
3 18 (62.07%) Project Management
4 14 (48.28%) PMP
4 14 (48.28%) Programme Management
5 11 (37.93%) Finance
5 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (24.14%) LAN
7 7 (24.14%) WAN
7 7 (24.14%) Cisco
8 5 (17.24%) Migration
8 5 (17.24%) Degree
8 5 (17.24%) APMP
9 4 (13.79%) Resource Management
9 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
9 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
9 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
9 4 (13.79%) SDLC
9 4 (13.79%) Virtual Team
9 4 (13.79%) Banking
9 4 (13.79%) ISEB
9 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
10 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
10 3 (10.34%) MS Project
10 3 (10.34%) MS Office
10 3 (10.34%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team Management
10 3 (10.34%) Presales
10 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software

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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Office
1 3 (10.34%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Hyperion Planning
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) LAN
1 7 (24.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.45%) French Language
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (3.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Project Manager
2 8 (27.59%) Programme Manager
3 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) IT Manager
3 4 (13.79%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (6.90%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Transformation Programme Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Information Security Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Logistics Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Director
6 1 (3.45%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Data Centre
1 4 (13.79%) Virtual Team
2 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.45%) Reinsurance
3 1 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) PRINCE2
2 18 (62.07%) Project Management
3 14 (48.28%) Programme Management
4 11 (37.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (17.24%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Resource Management
6 4 (13.79%) SDLC
7 3 (10.34%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (10.34%) Presales
7 3 (10.34%) Virtual Team Management
8 2 (6.90%) Change Control
8 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.90%) ITIL
8 2 (6.90%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
9 1 (3.45%) Change Management
9 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.45%) Information Security
9 1 (3.45%) Practice Management
9 1 (3.45%) RAD
Qualifications
1 28 (96.55%) PMI Certification
2 14 (48.28%) PMP
3 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (17.24%) APMP
4 5 (17.24%) Degree
5 4 (13.79%) DV Cleared
5 4 (13.79%) ISEB
5 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.45%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) P3O
1 1 (3.45%) QA
1 1 (3.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Cisco
2 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Hyperion