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 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 364 373 366
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Contract jobs citing PMI 215 187 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.42% 0.39% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.62% 1.46% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 119 118
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£400 £490 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.36% +18.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £315 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £621 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £26.75 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.49% -46.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £26.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-21.49% -46.50%
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
13265 12803 13593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.07% 26.73% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8040 7974 8054
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 578 555 721
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -24.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.11 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.88 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -39.65%

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 August 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 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
London -11 94 £438 -12.50% 26
South East -4 34 £500 +6.38% 9
East of England -9 23 £320 -50.76% 4
West Midlands +5 21 £413 -28.57% 1
North West +1 15 £448 +13.29% 1
East Midlands +11 9 £320 +42.22% 2
Yorkshire +8 8 £365 -27.00% 4
South West - 6 £575 - 1
Midlands +6 1 £360 -4.00%
North East - - - -
PMI
UK

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 467 (99.15%) PMI Certification
2 396 (84.08%) PRINCE2
3 319 (67.73%) Project Management
4 209 (44.37%) Finance
5 163 (34.61%) PMP
6 104 (22.08%) MS Project
7 95 (20.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 93 (19.75%) Banking
9 86 (18.26%) ITIL
10 81 (17.20%) MS Excel
11 80 (16.99%) Microsoft
12 73 (15.50%) Degree
13 72 (15.29%) Change Management
14 60 (12.74%) Migration
15 44 (9.34%) Oracle
15 44 (9.34%) Telecoms
16 41 (8.70%) MS Office
16 41 (8.70%) Programme Management
16 41 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 40 (8.49%) Risk Management
18 39 (8.28%) PRINCE
19 38 (8.07%) Retail
20 37 (7.86%) C
21 36 (7.64%) Java
22 35 (7.43%) Change Control
23 34 (7.22%) MS PowerPoint
24 33 (7.01%) SharePoint
25 32 (6.79%) Windows
26 31 (6.58%) SAP
26 31 (6.58%) Project Planning

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 33 (7.01%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.97%) MS Project Server
3 11 (2.34%) WebSphere
4 6 (1.27%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (1.06%) Lync
6 4 (0.85%) Apache
6 4 (0.85%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.64%) Documentum
7 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.42%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.21%) SAS
9 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.21%) FileNet
9 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 104 (22.08%) MS Project
2 81 (17.20%) MS Excel
3 41 (8.70%) MS Office
4 34 (7.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (6.37%) MS Visio
6 12 (2.55%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.42%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 12 (2.55%) CA Clarity
2 7 (1.49%) Oracle General Ledger
3 6 (1.27%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.42%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.21%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.21%) Summit
5 1 (0.21%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.21%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.21%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.21%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.42%) Google App Engine
1 2 (0.42%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.21%) Office 365
2 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.25%) WAN
2 12 (2.55%) LAN
3 9 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
4 8 (1.70%) Firewall
5 6 (1.27%) 4G
5 6 (1.27%) 3G
5 6 (1.27%) SSL
6 5 (1.06%) SAN
6 5 (1.06%) Intranet
6 5 (1.06%) Internet
6 5 (1.06%) 2G
6 5 (1.06%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.64%) LTE
7 3 (0.64%) MPLS
8 2 (0.42%) Wireless
8 2 (0.42%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.42%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (0.21%) TETRA
9 1 (0.21%) VDSL
9 1 (0.21%) RNC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.06%) Data Mining
3 4 (0.85%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.64%) Big Data
5 2 (0.42%) QlikView
5 2 (0.42%) DB2
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.21%) MS Access
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.21%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.21%) MySQL
6 1 (0.21%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (1.27%) Introscope
2 2 (0.42%) JIRA
2 2 (0.42%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.42%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.21%) Oracle Forms
General
1 209 (44.37%) Finance
2 93 (19.75%) Banking
3 44 (9.34%) Telecoms
4 38 (8.07%) Retail
5 22 (4.67%) Legal
6 19 (4.03%) Investment Banking
6 19 (4.03%) Marketing
7 18 (3.82%) Front Office
8 12 (2.55%) Manufacturing
9 10 (2.12%) Law
10 9 (1.91%) German Language
10 9 (1.91%) General Ledger
11 8 (1.70%) Back Office
11 8 (1.70%) Automotive
12 7 (1.49%) Financial Institution
12 7 (1.49%) Advertising
13 6 (1.27%) Publishing
14 3 (0.64%) Retail Banking
14 3 (0.64%) French Language
14 3 (0.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 308 (65.39%) Project Manager
2 42 (8.92%) Analyst
3 26 (5.52%) IT Project Manager
4 24 (5.10%) Programme Manager
5 23 (4.88%) Senior Manager
6 21 (4.46%) Senior Project Manager
7 19 (4.03%) Coordinator
7 19 (4.03%) PMO Analyst
8 18 (3.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 18 (3.82%) Project Coordinator
8 18 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
9 14 (2.97%) Technical Manager
10 13 (2.76%) Technical Project Manager
11 12 (2.55%) IT Programme Manager
12 11 (2.34%) Business Analyst
13 9 (1.91%) Transition Manager
14 8 (1.70%) Business Manager
14 8 (1.70%) PMO Manager
14 8 (1.70%) Consultant
14 8 (1.70%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.40%) XML
2 11 (2.34%) Middleware
3 10 (2.12%) JSP
4 8 (1.70%) .NET
4 8 (1.70%) EJB
5 7 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (1.27%) J2EE
6 6 (1.27%) JRules
7 5 (1.06%) Worklight
8 4 (0.85%) HTML
9 2 (0.42%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.42%) JSON
9 2 (0.42%) SVG
9 2 (0.42%) OAuth
9 2 (0.42%) OAuth2
9 2 (0.42%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.21%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (0.21%) RESTful
10 1 (0.21%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.37%) Management Information System
2 21 (4.46%) Mainframe
3 12 (2.55%) AS400
4 10 (2.12%) Economics
5 9 (1.91%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.27%) Data Protection Act
6 6 (1.27%) FMCG
6 6 (1.27%) Freedom of Information
7 5 (1.06%) Freedom of Information Act
7 5 (1.06%) Credit Risk
8 4 (0.85%) Fixed Income
8 4 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.64%) Equities
9 3 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.64%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.42%) Kindle
10 2 (0.42%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.42%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.42%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.21%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 32 (6.79%) Windows
2 26 (5.52%) Linux
3 20 (4.25%) UNIX
4 16 (3.40%) AIX
5 6 (1.27%) SUSE
6 1 (0.21%) Android
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.21%) HPUX
6 1 (0.21%) Solaris
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 396 (84.08%) PRINCE2
2 319 (67.73%) Project Management
3 95 (20.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 86 (18.26%) ITIL
5 72 (15.29%) Change Management
6 60 (12.74%) Migration
7 41 (8.70%) Programme Management
8 40 (8.49%) Risk Management
9 39 (8.28%) PRINCE
10 35 (7.43%) Change Control
11 31 (6.58%) Project Planning
12 30 (6.37%) Waterfall
12 30 (6.37%) Scrum
13 28 (5.94%) Six Sigma
14 25 (5.31%) Service Management
15 24 (5.10%) Information Security
15 24 (5.10%) Time Management
16 23 (4.88%) Portfolio Management
17 21 (4.46%) Business Analysis
18 20 (4.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 37 (7.86%) C
2 36 (7.64%) Java
3 13 (2.76%) SQL
4 6 (1.27%) Jython
4 6 (1.27%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.64%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.42%) VBA
6 2 (0.42%) Python
7 1 (0.21%) Ruby
7 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.21%) C#
Qualifications
1 467 (99.15%) PMI Certification
2 163 (34.61%) PMP
3 73 (15.50%) Degree
4 41 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 28 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 23 (4.88%) APMP
7 16 (3.40%) Security Cleared
8 15 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (3.18%) ISEB
9 10 (2.12%) CISSP
9 10 (2.12%) CISA
10 8 (1.70%) CAPM
11 7 (1.49%) SC Cleared
12 6 (1.27%) ISEB Practitioner
13 5 (1.06%) MBA
13 5 (1.06%) GIAC
13 5 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (1.06%) CCNA
14 4 (0.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 4 (0.85%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.46%) P3O
2 20 (4.25%) QA
3 9 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.06%) SLA
5 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.42%) COBIT
6 2 (0.42%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.21%) EMIR
7 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.21%) MiFID
7 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.21%) GxP
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 3 (0.64%) Active Directory
1 3 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.06%) Tivoli
1 5 (1.06%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 5 (1.06%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (0.64%) Puppet
3 2 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.21%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.21%) WSUS
4 1 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.21%) SCCM
Vendors
1 80 (16.99%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.34%) Oracle
3 31 (6.58%) SAP
4 11 (2.34%) Cisco
4 11 (2.34%) IBM
5 9 (1.91%) Primavera
6 8 (1.70%) Guidewire
7 7 (1.49%) HP
8 6 (1.27%) Sybase
8 6 (1.27%) EMC
9 4 (0.85%) CA
9 4 (0.85%) Lotus
9 4 (0.85%) VMware
9 4 (0.85%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 3 (0.64%) Wall Street Systems
10 3 (0.64%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 3 (0.64%) Charles River
10 3 (0.64%) SimCorp
10 3 (0.64%) BT
10 3 (0.64%) NetApp
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