The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the East Midlands region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 81 84 75
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Contract jobs citing PMI 16 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.00% 0.15% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.79% 0.83% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 5
Average daily rate £320 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.59% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £165.00 £41.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+295.20% +51.81%
Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
334 240 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 20.82% 18.55% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 120 121
Average daily rate £290 £301 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.49% -19.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 32
Average hourly rate £13.71 £20.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.45% -42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.74 £11.50 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.10 £40.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
PMI
England

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PMI
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

PMI
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

PMI
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire -4 13 £320 -5.88%
Northamptonshire -14 3 £425 - 2
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 27 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 25 (92.59%) Project Management
3 24 (88.89%) PRINCE2
4 16 (59.26%) PMP
5 15 (55.56%) C
5 15 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (33.33%) Validation
7 8 (29.63%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (25.93%) Finance
8 7 (25.93%) SLA
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
9 5 (18.52%) MS Project
9 5 (18.52%) ITIL
9 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
9 5 (18.52%) Banking
10 3 (11.11%) Retail
10 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
10 3 (11.11%) Change Management
10 3 (11.11%) HP
10 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
11 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
11 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
11 2 (7.41%) IBM
11 2 (7.41%) RequisitePro
11 2 (7.41%) Oracle
11 2 (7.41%) MS Office
11 2 (7.41%) VB
11 2 (7.41%) Legal
11 2 (7.41%) Programme Management

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Project
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.41%) MS Visio
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) RequisitePro
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 2 (7.41%) Legal
5 1 (3.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Project Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
2 2 (7.41%) Analyst
2 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (3.70%) PMO Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Coordinator
3 1 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (3.70%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Project Management
2 24 (88.89%) PRINCE2
3 9 (33.33%) Validation
4 8 (29.63%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) PRINCE
5 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
7 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Change Control
7 2 (7.41%) Lean Six Sigma
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.70%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C
2 2 (7.41%) VB
3 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 16 (59.26%) PMP
3 15 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) IBM