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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 126 113 141
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +28
Contract jobs citing PMI 24 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.33% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.32% 1.40% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 7 0
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.76% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £26.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-21.49% -46.50%
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
723 571 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.72% 23.52% 22.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 274 299
Average daily rate £338 £338 £336
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £215 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 74 96
Average hourly rate £25.50 £22.66 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.53% -30.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £11.45 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -1 6 £550 +91.30% 2
Hertfordshire -13 4 £400 - 1
Essex -1 3 £350 -46.15%
Bedfordshire -18 1 - -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 37 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 26 (70.27%) PRINCE2
3 17 (45.95%) Project Management
4 15 (40.54%) C
5 14 (37.84%) Change Management
6 12 (32.43%) AS400
6 12 (32.43%) Mainframe
6 12 (32.43%) Windows
6 12 (32.43%) Finance
7 11 (29.73%) Change Control
8 10 (27.03%) AIX
9 8 (21.62%) PMP
9 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (21.62%) Project Planning
10 7 (18.92%) Migration
10 7 (18.92%) Programme Management
10 7 (18.92%) MS Project
11 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
12 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
12 5 (13.51%) Marketing
12 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
13 4 (10.81%) Portfolio Management
13 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
13 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
14 3 (8.11%) ITIL
14 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma
14 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
14 3 (8.11%) RUP
14 3 (8.11%) Time Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (18.92%) MS Project
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
General
1 12 (32.43%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Marketing
3 3 (8.11%) German Language
3 3 (8.11%) Automotive
4 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Project Manager
2 4 (10.81%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Senior Manager
3 3 (8.11%) PMO Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Project Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Project Coordinator
4 2 (5.41%) Coordinator
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Project Planner
5 1 (2.70%) PMO Manager
5 1 (2.70%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Project Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Portfolio Manager
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (2.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) AS400
1 12 (32.43%) Mainframe
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) PRINCE2
2 17 (45.95%) Project Management
3 14 (37.84%) Change Management
4 11 (29.73%) Change Control
5 8 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (21.62%) Project Planning
6 7 (18.92%) Migration
6 7 (18.92%) Programme Management
7 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
8 5 (13.51%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.81%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (8.11%) ITIL
10 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma
10 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
10 3 (8.11%) RUP
10 3 (8.11%) Time Management
10 3 (8.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 3 (8.11%) Resource Management
10 3 (8.11%) PDCA
11 2 (5.41%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 8 (21.62%) PMP
3 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (8.11%) APMP
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Planview
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle
2 2 (5.41%) Primavera
3 1 (2.70%) SAP