The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 127 115 125
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing PMI 9 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.32% 0.46% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 1.67% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 2
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£525 £450 £218
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +106.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £433 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £224
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.50
PMI
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
701 657 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 24.96% 27.30% 24.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 437 316 319
Average daily rate £388 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £135 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 94 88
Average hourly rate £17.50 £32.50 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +38.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.96 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.34 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

PMI
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

PMI
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

PMI
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -14 5 £460 +5.14%
Hertfordshire +8 2 £575 - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 £500 -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Essex - - - -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 34 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 32 (94.12%) PRINCE2
3 16 (47.06%) Project Management
4 15 (44.12%) Change Management
4 15 (44.12%) Finance
5 13 (38.24%) C
6 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (29.41%) AS400
7 10 (29.41%) Windows
7 10 (29.41%) Mainframe
8 7 (20.59%) AIX
8 7 (20.59%) Programme Management
8 7 (20.59%) PMP
8 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
8 7 (20.59%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (20.59%) Change Control
9 6 (17.65%) Planview
9 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
10 5 (14.71%) SAP
10 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
10 5 (14.71%) Migration
10 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
11 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
12 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
12 3 (8.82%) MS Project
12 3 (8.82%) ITIL

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 4 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) German Language
3 2 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (61.76%) Project Manager
2 6 (17.65%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Senior Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) SAP Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) SAP Test Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (5.88%) PMO Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.94%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Senior PMO Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.94%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Mainframe
1 10 (29.41%) AS400
2 2 (5.88%) Kindle
3 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (29.41%) Windows
2 7 (20.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) PRINCE2
2 16 (47.06%) Project Management
3 15 (44.12%) Change Management
4 12 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (20.59%) Waterfall
6 7 (20.59%) Portfolio Management
6 7 (20.59%) Change Control
6 7 (20.59%) Programme Management
7 5 (14.71%) Risk Management
7 5 (14.71%) Migration
7 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
8 3 (8.82%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) PDCA
8 3 (8.82%) Requirements Management
8 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.82%) Resource Management
8 3 (8.82%) Time Management
8 3 (8.82%) Six Sigma
8 3 (8.82%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) C
2 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (20.59%) PMP
3 5 (14.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (8.82%) APMP
5 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Planview
2 5 (14.71%) SAP
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft