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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 408 352 421
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +69
Contract jobs citing PMI 176 205 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.43% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 1.35% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 147 90
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£425 £473 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.05% +18.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £320 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £600 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £26.50
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
16484 15193 15300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.06% 32.14% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 10509 9708 9150
Average daily rate £415 £415 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 683 629 740
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.51 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -20 78 £475 -5.00% 22
South East -25 43 £425 - 10
East of England -4 19 £375 -42.30% 5
West Midlands -5 15 £378 -5.62% 1
East Midlands -1 7 £320 - 2
South West -39 6 £450 +9.09% 2
North West -27 3 £725 +123.07% 2
Yorkshire -10 2 £300 -31.42% 4
North East - - - -
PMI
UK

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 October 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.

1 387 (98.98%) PMI Certification
2 324 (82.86%) PRINCE2
3 251 (64.19%) Project Management
4 183 (46.80%) Finance
5 127 (32.48%) PMP
6 83 (21.23%) MS Project
7 82 (20.97%) Banking
8 76 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
9 74 (18.93%) Change Management
10 73 (18.67%) Microsoft
11 72 (18.41%) Degree
12 70 (17.90%) ITIL
13 68 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
14 65 (16.62%) MS Excel
15 60 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
16 54 (13.81%) Programme Management
17 47 (12.02%) PRINCE
18 41 (10.49%) Migration
19 39 (9.97%) Oracle
20 38 (9.72%) Risk Management
20 38 (9.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 36 (9.21%) Retail
21 36 (9.21%) SAP
22 34 (8.70%) MS Office
22 34 (8.70%) SharePoint
23 33 (8.44%) Telecoms
24 30 (7.67%) MS PowerPoint
25 26 (6.65%) Scrum
25 26 (6.65%) Service Management
26 25 (6.39%) Java

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 34 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.84%) MS Project Server
3 11 (2.81%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (1.53%) IBM HTTP Server
5 5 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.77%) Apache
6 3 (0.77%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.77%) Lync
7 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.51%) Documentum
7 2 (0.51%) SAS
8 1 (0.26%) FileNet
8 1 (0.26%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 83 (21.23%) MS Project
2 65 (16.62%) MS Excel
3 34 (8.70%) MS Office
4 30 (7.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (5.37%) MS Visio
6 9 (2.30%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (1.02%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 10 (2.56%) CA Clarity
2 7 (1.79%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (1.53%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.51%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.51%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.26%) Summit
6 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.26%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.26%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.26%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.02%) SaaS
2 2 (0.51%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.26%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.26%) Office 365
3 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.09%) WAN
2 12 (3.07%) LAN
3 7 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (1.79%) Firewall
4 6 (1.53%) SSL
5 4 (1.02%) 4G
5 4 (1.02%) 3G
5 4 (1.02%) Intranet
5 4 (1.02%) 2G
6 3 (0.77%) Internet
6 3 (0.77%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (0.77%) LTE
7 2 (0.51%) MPLS
7 2 (0.51%) Wireless
8 1 (0.26%) TETRA
8 1 (0.26%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.26%) UMTS
8 1 (0.26%) SAN
8 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.56%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.02%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.51%) QlikView
5 2 (0.51%) Big Data
5 2 (0.51%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.51%) DB2
6 1 (0.26%) MS Access
6 1 (0.26%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.26%) Cognos Query Studio
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (1.53%) Introscope
2 3 (0.77%) JIRA
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.26%) RequisitePro
General
1 183 (46.80%) Finance
2 82 (20.97%) Banking
3 36 (9.21%) Retail
4 33 (8.44%) Telecoms
5 23 (5.88%) Investment Banking
6 16 (4.09%) Front Office
7 15 (3.84%) Legal
8 13 (3.32%) Marketing
9 12 (3.07%) Manufacturing
10 11 (2.81%) Automotive
11 7 (1.79%) Publishing
11 7 (1.79%) General Ledger
12 6 (1.53%) German Language
12 6 (1.53%) Law
12 6 (1.53%) Back Office
13 5 (1.28%) Retail Banking
14 4 (1.02%) Financial Institution
15 3 (0.77%) Dutch Language
15 3 (0.77%) International Banking
16 2 (0.51%) French Language
Job Titles
1 234 (59.85%) Project Manager
2 34 (8.70%) Analyst
3 24 (6.14%) Programme Manager
4 23 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
5 22 (5.63%) Senior Project Manager
5 22 (5.63%) Senior Manager
6 21 (5.37%) PMO Analyst
7 15 (3.84%) Infrastructure Manager
7 15 (3.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 15 (3.84%) Coordinator
8 11 (2.81%) Project Coordinator
9 9 (2.30%) Project Planner
9 9 (2.30%) Technical Manager
9 9 (2.30%) IT Programme Manager
10 8 (2.05%) Business Manager
11 7 (1.79%) Development Manager
11 7 (1.79%) Business Analyst
12 6 (1.53%) SAP Manager
12 6 (1.53%) PMO Manager
12 6 (1.53%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.05%) XML
2 6 (1.53%) J2EE
2 6 (1.53%) JRules
3 5 (1.28%) JSP
3 5 (1.28%) Worklight
4 3 (0.77%) HTML
4 3 (0.77%) .NET
4 3 (0.77%) EJB
5 2 (0.51%) OAuth2
5 2 (0.51%) Middleware
6 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.26%) SVG
6 1 (0.26%) EDI
6 1 (0.26%) OLE
6 1 (0.26%) RESTful
6 1 (0.26%) HTML5
6 1 (0.26%) Sinatra
6 1 (0.26%) OAuth
6 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 60 (15.35%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.14%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.32%) Mainframe
4 10 (2.56%) AS400
5 7 (1.79%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.53%) FMCG
6 6 (1.53%) Kindle
7 5 (1.28%) Economics
8 4 (1.02%) Credit Risk
9 3 (0.77%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.77%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.51%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.51%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.51%) Freedom of Information Act
10 2 (0.51%) Market Risk
10 2 (0.51%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.51%) User Experience
10 2 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.88%) Windows
2 18 (4.60%) Linux
3 13 (3.32%) AIX
3 13 (3.32%) UNIX
4 6 (1.53%) SUSE
5 1 (0.26%) HPUX
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.26%) Android
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 324 (82.86%) PRINCE2
2 251 (64.19%) Project Management
3 76 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (18.93%) Change Management
5 70 (17.90%) ITIL
6 68 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 54 (13.81%) Programme Management
8 47 (12.02%) PRINCE
9 41 (10.49%) Migration
10 38 (9.72%) Risk Management
11 26 (6.65%) Scrum
11 26 (6.65%) Service Management
12 24 (6.14%) Six Sigma
13 23 (5.88%) Waterfall
14 22 (5.63%) Information Security
15 21 (5.37%) Business Analysis
15 21 (5.37%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (5.12%) Portfolio Management
16 20 (5.12%) Change Control
16 20 (5.12%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (6.39%) Java
2 22 (5.63%) C
3 11 (2.81%) SQL
4 6 (1.53%) Bash Shell
4 6 (1.53%) Jython
5 4 (1.02%) VBA
6 2 (0.51%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.51%) PHP
7 1 (0.26%) Python
7 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 387 (98.98%) PMI Certification
2 127 (32.48%) PMP
3 72 (18.41%) Degree
4 38 (9.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 24 (6.14%) APMP
6 22 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 15 (3.84%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (3.58%) ISEB
9 13 (3.32%) CISSP
10 12 (3.07%) Security Cleared
11 11 (2.81%) CISA
12 9 (2.30%) SC Cleared
13 6 (1.53%) ISEB Practitioner
14 5 (1.28%) GIAC
14 5 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
14 5 (1.28%) CCNA
14 5 (1.28%) PgMP
14 5 (1.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (1.28%) CAPM
15 4 (1.02%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.88%) QA
2 21 (5.37%) P3O
3 7 (1.79%) ISO 9001
3 7 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.28%) COBIT
5 3 (0.77%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.26%) GxP
6 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (1.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.79%) Tivoli
1 7 (1.79%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 7 (1.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (0.77%) Puppet
3 2 (0.51%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.26%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.26%) SCCM
4 1 (0.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 73 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 39 (9.97%) Oracle
3 36 (9.21%) SAP
4 10 (2.56%) Guidewire
4 10 (2.56%) IBM
5 9 (2.30%) Cisco
6 7 (1.79%) Primavera
6 7 (1.79%) CA
7 6 (1.53%) HP
8 4 (1.02%) Planview
8 4 (1.02%) Sybase
9 3 (0.77%) VMware
9 3 (0.77%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.77%) Cognos
9 3 (0.77%) Charles River
9 3 (0.77%) Misys
9 3 (0.77%) EMC
9 3 (0.77%) Intel
9 3 (0.77%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 3 (0.77%) Wall Street Systems
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