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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management Institute (PMI)
London / City of London
Rank 138 134 172
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +38
Contract jobs citing PMI 17 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.60% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 1.57% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 14
Median daily rate £550 £625 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £463 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £635
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £416 £411
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.21%
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
1030 1212 1905
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.90% 37.97% 37.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 933 1491
Median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 28 31
Median hourly rate £20.38 £19.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.25% +6.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.92 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.56 £26.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 27 (96.43%) PMI Certification
2 19 (67.86%) PRINCE2
3 17 (60.71%) Project Management
4 15 (53.57%) Programme Management
5 11 (39.29%) PMP
6 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (28.57%) Finance
7 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (25.00%) Migration
9 6 (21.43%) LAN
9 6 (21.43%) WAN
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco
9 6 (21.43%) Degree
10 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
10 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
10 5 (17.86%) APMP
10 5 (17.86%) ISEB
10 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
10 5 (17.86%) Resource Management
11 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
11 4 (14.29%) PRINCE
11 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
11 4 (14.29%) Change Control
12 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
12 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (10.71%) Presales
12 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
12 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (10.71%) MS Project
12 3 (10.71%) MS Office

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 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
1 3 (10.71%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.57%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) LAN
1 6 (21.43%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.14%) SAP BW
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (3.57%) French Language
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Project Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Programme Manager
3 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.71%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Systems Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Transformation Programme Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) ERP Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Information Security Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Logistics Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Test Programme Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.57%) Reinsurance
4 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) PRINCE2
2 17 (60.71%) Project Management
3 15 (53.57%) Programme Management
4 10 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (25.00%) Migration
6 5 (17.86%) Resource Management
7 4 (14.29%) Change Control
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE
7 4 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (10.71%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.71%) ERP
8 3 (10.71%) Presales
9 2 (7.14%) Data Protection
9 2 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (7.14%) Quality Management
9 2 (7.14%) SDLC
10 1 (3.57%) Analytics
10 1 (3.57%) Project Governance
10 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 27 (96.43%) PMI Certification
2 11 (39.29%) PMP
3 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (21.43%) Degree
5 5 (17.86%) APMP
5 5 (17.86%) DV Cleared
5 5 (17.86%) ISEB
5 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) P3O
1 1 (3.57%) QA
1 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Cisco
2 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
3 2 (7.14%) Netezza
3 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (3.57%) Hyperion