The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 418 359 417
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +58
Contract jobs citing PMI 164 209 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.31% 0.44% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 1.37% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 145 82
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£450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £319 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £633 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £26.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.00
PMI
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
15953 15269 14336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.59% 32.11% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10301 9748 8521
Average daily rate £415 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 638 624 744
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in England

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in England

PMI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram in England

PMI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in England

PMI
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 PMI within the England region over the 3 months to 21 November 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London -24 72 £475 -5.00% 21
South East -7 54 £431 +1.47% 8
East of England -9 12 £525 -16.00% 5
West Midlands -17 10 £396 +14.85%
East Midlands -10 5 £320 - 2
South West -34 5 £438 +9.37%
North West -15 3 £369 +16.14% 3
Yorkshire -10 1 - - 2
North East - - - -
PMI
UK

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 375 (98.94%) PMI Certification
2 308 (81.27%) PRINCE2
3 251 (66.23%) Project Management
4 180 (47.49%) Finance
5 119 (31.40%) PMP
6 88 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (20.58%) Banking
8 72 (19.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 72 (19.00%) MS Project
9 71 (18.73%) Change Management
10 68 (17.94%) ITIL
11 64 (16.89%) Microsoft
12 63 (16.62%) Degree
13 56 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
14 54 (14.25%) MS Excel
15 49 (12.93%) PRINCE
16 45 (11.87%) Programme Management
17 43 (11.35%) Telecoms
18 38 (10.03%) Oracle
19 37 (9.76%) Risk Management
20 36 (9.50%) Migration
20 36 (9.50%) SAP
21 35 (9.23%) Retail
22 33 (8.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 31 (8.18%) Waterfall
24 30 (7.92%) SharePoint
25 29 (7.65%) MS Office
26 27 (7.12%) Scrum
27 26 (6.86%) MS PowerPoint
28 24 (6.33%) Six Sigma

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 30 (7.92%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.64%) WebSphere
3 9 (2.37%) MS Project Server
4 6 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.32%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (0.79%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.79%) Lync
6 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.53%) Documentum
7 2 (0.53%) SAS
7 2 (0.53%) Apache
8 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.26%) FileNet
Applications
1 72 (19.00%) MS Project
2 54 (14.25%) MS Excel
3 29 (7.65%) MS Office
4 26 (6.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 20 (5.28%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (1.06%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (1.85%) CA Clarity
1 7 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (1.58%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 5 (1.32%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.53%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.26%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.26%) Endur
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.06%) SaaS
2 1 (0.26%) Office 365
2 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.49%) WAN
2 12 (3.17%) LAN
3 8 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.32%) SSL
4 5 (1.32%) Firewall
5 4 (1.06%) 4G
5 4 (1.06%) Intranet
5 4 (1.06%) 3G
5 4 (1.06%) 2G
6 3 (0.79%) LTE
6 3 (0.79%) Internet
6 3 (0.79%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (0.53%) MPLS
7 2 (0.53%) Wireless
8 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.26%) TETRA
8 1 (0.26%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 1 (0.26%) VLAN
8 1 (0.26%) SAN
8 1 (0.26%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.06%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.53%) DB2
5 2 (0.53%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.26%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.26%) QlikView
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.26%) Big Data
6 1 (0.26%) MS Access
6 1 (0.26%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Introscope
2 4 (1.06%) JIRA
3 2 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.26%) RequisitePro
General
1 180 (47.49%) Finance
2 78 (20.58%) Banking
3 43 (11.35%) Telecoms
4 35 (9.23%) Retail
5 22 (5.80%) Investment Banking
6 15 (3.96%) Legal
7 14 (3.69%) Front Office
8 12 (3.17%) Manufacturing
8 12 (3.17%) Marketing
9 11 (2.90%) Automotive
10 7 (1.85%) General Ledger
10 7 (1.85%) Publishing
11 6 (1.58%) Retail Banking
11 6 (1.58%) Law
11 6 (1.58%) Back Office
11 6 (1.58%) German Language
12 5 (1.32%) Billing
13 4 (1.06%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.79%) Advertising
14 3 (0.79%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 224 (59.10%) Project Manager
2 29 (7.65%) Analyst
3 25 (6.60%) Programme Manager
4 24 (6.33%) IT Project Manager
5 23 (6.07%) Senior Manager
6 22 (5.80%) Senior Project Manager
7 19 (5.01%) PMO Analyst
8 14 (3.69%) Infrastructure Manager
8 14 (3.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 12 (3.17%) Coordinator
9 12 (3.17%) Technical Manager
10 9 (2.37%) IT Programme Manager
10 9 (2.37%) Business Manager
11 8 (2.11%) Project Planner
12 7 (1.85%) Development Manager
12 7 (1.85%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (1.85%) Project Coordinator
12 7 (1.85%) SAP Manager
13 6 (1.58%) Transition Manager
13 6 (1.58%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.58%) J2EE
1 6 (1.58%) JRules
2 4 (1.06%) Worklight
2 4 (1.06%) XML
3 3 (0.79%) .NET
4 2 (0.53%) HTML
4 2 (0.53%) JSP
5 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.26%) EDI
5 1 (0.26%) Middleware
5 1 (0.26%) OLE
5 1 (0.26%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (0.26%) OAuth2
5 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (0.26%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.26%) RESTful
5 1 (0.26%) HTML5
5 1 (0.26%) Sinatra
Miscellaneous
1 56 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (6.07%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.43%) Mainframe
4 10 (2.64%) AS400
5 6 (1.58%) Kindle
6 5 (1.32%) FMCG
6 5 (1.32%) Economics
7 4 (1.06%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.06%) Credit Risk
8 3 (0.79%) Digital Media
8 3 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.79%) User Experience
9 2 (0.53%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.53%) Market Risk
9 2 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.26%) NHS
10 1 (0.26%) GIS
10 1 (0.26%) Fixed Income
10 1 (0.26%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.80%) Windows
2 13 (3.43%) Linux
3 12 (3.17%) AIX
4 9 (2.37%) UNIX
5 5 (1.32%) SUSE
6 1 (0.26%) Android
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.26%) HPUX
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (81.27%) PRINCE2
2 251 (66.23%) Project Management
3 88 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (19.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 71 (18.73%) Change Management
6 68 (17.94%) ITIL
7 49 (12.93%) PRINCE
8 45 (11.87%) Programme Management
9 37 (9.76%) Risk Management
10 36 (9.50%) Migration
11 31 (8.18%) Waterfall
12 27 (7.12%) Scrum
13 24 (6.33%) Six Sigma
14 22 (5.80%) Service Management
15 21 (5.54%) ERP
15 21 (5.54%) Information Security
15 21 (5.54%) Business Analysis
15 21 (5.54%) Continuous Improvement
15 21 (5.54%) Project Planning
16 18 (4.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (5.80%) C
2 16 (4.22%) Java
3 11 (2.90%) SQL
4 5 (1.32%) Jython
4 5 (1.32%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.06%) VBA
6 2 (0.53%) PHP
7 1 (0.26%) Ruby
7 1 (0.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 375 (98.94%) PMI Certification
2 119 (31.40%) PMP
3 63 (16.62%) Degree
4 33 (8.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 18 (4.75%) APMP
6 17 (4.49%) ITIL Certification
7 16 (4.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 13 (3.43%) CISSP
8 13 (3.43%) Security Cleared
9 11 (2.90%) CISA
10 10 (2.64%) SC Cleared
11 8 (2.11%) ISEB
12 5 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (1.32%) CCNA
12 5 (1.32%) GIAC
12 5 (1.32%) CAPM
12 5 (1.32%) PgMP
12 5 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.79%) MAPM
13 3 (0.79%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.01%) QA
2 14 (3.69%) P3O
3 6 (1.58%) ISO 9001
3 6 (1.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.32%) COBIT
5 3 (0.79%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.53%) GxP
7 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.85%) Tivoli
1 7 (1.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 7 (1.85%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (0.53%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (0.53%) Puppet
3 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.26%) WSUS
3 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.26%) SCCM
3 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (16.89%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.03%) Oracle
3 36 (9.50%) SAP
4 10 (2.64%) Guidewire
5 9 (2.37%) IBM
6 7 (1.85%) Cisco
6 7 (1.85%) HP
6 7 (1.85%) CA
7 6 (1.58%) Planview
8 5 (1.32%) Primavera
9 4 (1.06%) Cognos
9 4 (1.06%) Sybase
10 3 (0.79%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.79%) EMC
10 3 (0.79%) Intel
10 3 (0.79%) VMware
10 3 (0.79%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 2 (0.53%) Jaspersoft
11 2 (0.53%) Cadence
11 2 (0.53%) BT
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