The first table below looks at the demand for CMMI skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMMI over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Processes & Methodologies category for the England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)
Rank 539 443 488
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +45
Contract jobs citing CMMI 51 60 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.099% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.19% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 37 67
Average daily rate £428 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £255 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £430 £331 £375
% change year-on-year
+29.90% -11.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £21.25 £55.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-57.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37958 31464 38928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 73.95% 73.02% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 23972 19227 22646
Average daily rate £405 £413 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1118 981 1339
Average hourly rate £27.88 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.89% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
CMMI
UK

CMMI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMMI across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CMMI Jobs Demand Trend in England

CMMI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CMMI Daily Rate Trend in England

CMMI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMMI across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

CMMI Daily Rate Histogram in England

CMMI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CMMI Hourly Rate Trend in England

CMMI
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMMI within the England region over the 3 months to 18 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
London -31 25 £519 -1.19% 3
South West - 8 £371 -
Yorkshire -22 7 £431 +102.94% 2
West Midlands - 4 £430 -
South East -21 3 £325 -18.75% 2
East of England - 2 £470 - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
CMMI
UK

CMMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CMMI 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 CMMI.

1 65 (63.73%) ITIL
2 44 (43.14%) TOGAF
3 30 (29.41%) COBIT
4 24 (23.53%) Java
5 23 (22.55%) Enterprise Architecture
6 20 (19.61%) Oracle
6 20 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (18.63%) Windows
7 19 (18.63%) Service Management
7 19 (18.63%) Change Management
8 18 (17.65%) J2EE
9 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
9 17 (16.67%) Migration
10 15 (14.71%) Zachman Framework
10 15 (14.71%) PRINCE2
10 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
11 14 (13.73%) Finance
11 14 (13.73%) Six Sigma
11 14 (13.73%) Project Management
11 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (13.73%) QA
12 13 (12.75%) IBM
13 12 (11.76%) Data Modelling
13 12 (11.76%) Middleware
14 11 (10.78%) HP
14 11 (10.78%) CA
14 11 (10.78%) Disaster Recovery
14 11 (10.78%) VB
14 11 (10.78%) VMware
14 11 (10.78%) VMware ESX

CMMI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing CMMI 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 CMMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.86%) Tomcat
1 7 (6.86%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.88%) MS Project Server
2 6 (5.88%) Documentum
3 5 (4.90%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.98%) Apache
5 1 (0.98%) IIS
5 1 (0.98%) CMS
5 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (8.82%) MS Project
2 5 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.90%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.96%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.98%) MS Office
4 1 (0.98%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 4 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.96%) Temenos T24
2 2 (1.96%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.98%) Tridion
3 1 (0.98%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Network Security
2 5 (4.90%) Unified Communications
2 5 (4.90%) Wireless
3 2 (1.96%) LAN
3 2 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.90%) Big Data
3 5 (4.90%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.92%) MySQL
5 2 (1.96%) OLAP
5 2 (1.96%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.98%) DB2
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (7.84%) ClearQuest
2 5 (4.90%) JIRA
3 4 (3.92%) Maven
3 4 (3.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.96%) CruiseControl
4 2 (1.96%) Ant
4 2 (1.96%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.96%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.98%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.98%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.98%) Selenium
5 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
2 6 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.92%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) French Language
4 2 (1.96%) Wholesale Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.96%) Publishing
4 2 (1.96%) Automotive
4 2 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Advertising
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 34 (33.33%) Architect
2 19 (18.63%) Consultant
3 13 (12.75%) Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (7.84%) Analyst
4 8 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (6.86%) Data Architect
5 7 (6.86%) Developer
6 5 (4.90%) Technical Architect
6 5 (4.90%) Management Consultant
6 5 (4.90%) Service Management Consultant
7 4 (3.92%) .NET Developer
7 4 (3.92%) Project Manager
8 3 (2.94%) SOA Developer
8 3 (2.94%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (2.94%) Transformation Programme Manager
8 3 (2.94%) Programme Manager
8 3 (2.94%) Senior Consultant
8 3 (2.94%) Process Consultant
8 3 (2.94%) Support Analyst
8 3 (2.94%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.65%) J2EE
2 12 (11.76%) Middleware
3 11 (10.78%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (6.86%) .NET
4 7 (6.86%) XML
5 5 (4.90%) ODBC
5 5 (4.90%) Web Services
5 5 (4.90%) Hibernate
5 5 (4.90%) Spring
6 4 (3.92%) JPA
6 4 (3.92%) Java EE
6 4 (3.92%) WinForms
6 4 (3.92%) SOAP
6 4 (3.92%) JAXB
6 4 (3.92%) WSDL
7 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET
7 3 (2.94%) HTML
7 3 (2.94%) .NET Framework
7 3 (2.94%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) PMI
2 6 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.90%) Replication
3 5 (4.90%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (3.92%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.94%) NHS
6 2 (1.96%) Open Source
6 2 (1.96%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.96%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.98%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.98%) GIS
7 1 (0.98%) Statistics
7 1 (0.98%) Informatics
7 1 (0.98%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 19 (18.63%) Windows
2 11 (10.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (9.80%) UNIX
4 3 (2.94%) Linux
5 2 (1.96%) AIX
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.98%) MVS
6 1 (0.98%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.98%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.98%) Solaris
6 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (63.73%) ITIL
2 44 (43.14%) TOGAF
3 23 (22.55%) Enterprise Architecture
4 20 (19.61%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (18.63%) Service Management
5 19 (18.63%) Change Management
6 17 (16.67%) Migration
7 15 (14.71%) Zachman Framework
7 15 (14.71%) PRINCE2
8 14 (13.73%) Six Sigma
8 14 (13.73%) Project Management
8 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (11.76%) Data Modelling
10 11 (10.78%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (10.78%) MODAF
11 9 (8.82%) UML
11 9 (8.82%) Scrum
11 9 (8.82%) Analytics
12 8 (7.84%) Portfolio Management
12 8 (7.84%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.53%) Java
2 11 (10.78%) VB
3 8 (7.84%) SQL
4 5 (4.90%) Perl
4 5 (4.90%) C
4 5 (4.90%) C#
5 3 (2.94%) Assembly Language
5 3 (2.94%) C++
5 3 (2.94%) LINC
Qualifications
1 10 (9.80%) PMI Certification
2 7 (6.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (4.90%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.92%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.92%) Degree
4 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.94%) PMP
5 3 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.94%) CCNA
5 3 (2.94%) MCSE
6 1 (0.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.98%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.98%) CISSP
6 1 (0.98%) CISA
6 1 (0.98%) CISM
6 1 (0.98%) GIAC
6 1 (0.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.98%) CGEIT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (29.41%) COBIT
2 14 (13.73%) QA
3 10 (9.80%) SLA
4 7 (6.86%) TickIT
5 6 (5.88%) HL7
5 6 (5.88%) P3O
6 5 (4.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (2.94%) ISO 9001
8 2 (1.96%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.98%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.98%) BS25999
System Software
1 11 (10.78%) VMware ESX
2 6 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.96%) Samba
4 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Oracle
2 15 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 13 (12.75%) IBM
4 11 (10.78%) HP
4 11 (10.78%) CA
4 11 (10.78%) VMware
4 11 (10.78%) Nimsoft
5 6 (5.88%) SAP
5 6 (5.88%) Cognos
5 6 (5.88%) Informatica
6 5 (4.90%) Business Objects
7 3 (2.94%) Perforce
8 2 (1.96%) FatWire
8 2 (1.96%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.98%) Apple
9 1 (0.98%) Progress
9 1 (0.98%) Minitab
9 1 (0.98%) Teradata