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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 422 354 330
Rank change year-on-year
-68 -24
Contract jobs citing PMI 135 191 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.30% 0.43% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 1.36% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 118 120
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£450 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £320 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.25
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
13894 14021 12698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.48% 31.44% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 8858 8772 7714
Average daily rate £425 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 562 563 765
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.22 £11.90 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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 -33 55 £500 - 24
South East +3 49 £400 -15.78% 8
North West 0 14 £405 +8.00% 4
East of England -5 9 £475 +7.04% 6
West Midlands -1 4 £403 +42.47% 1
East Midlands +7 1 - - 3
Yorkshire -9 1 £300 -23.07% 5
South West -19 1 £475 +26.66% 2
North East - - - - 1
PMI
UK

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

1 307 (99.68%) PMI Certification
2 246 (79.87%) PRINCE2
3 206 (66.88%) Project Management
4 136 (44.16%) Finance
5 87 (28.25%) PMP
6 84 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (19.48%) Banking
8 59 (19.16%) MS Project
9 55 (17.86%) Change Management
10 50 (16.23%) ITIL
11 48 (15.58%) Degree
12 47 (15.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 46 (14.94%) Programme Management
13 46 (14.94%) Microsoft
14 45 (14.61%) MS Excel
15 37 (12.01%) SAP
16 36 (11.69%) Telecoms
17 33 (10.71%) PRINCE
17 33 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
18 31 (10.06%) Waterfall
19 29 (9.42%) SharePoint
19 29 (9.42%) Risk Management
19 29 (9.42%) Scrum
20 25 (8.12%) Migration
20 25 (8.12%) MS PowerPoint
20 25 (8.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 24 (7.79%) Release Management
22 23 (7.47%) MS Office
23 22 (7.14%) Oracle
23 22 (7.14%) Investment Banking

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 29 (9.42%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.25%) MS Project Server
3 6 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (0.97%) Lync
4 3 (0.97%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.65%) Documentum
5 2 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.32%) Drupal
6 1 (0.32%) CMS
6 1 (0.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 59 (19.16%) MS Project
2 45 (14.61%) MS Excel
3 25 (8.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (7.47%) MS Office
5 19 (6.17%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.97%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (1.95%) SAP ERP
2 5 (1.62%) Oracle General Ledger
2 5 (1.62%) CA Clarity
3 4 (1.30%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.32%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.32%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.32%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.32%) Endur
5 1 (0.32%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.62%) SaaS
2 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.57%) WAN
2 9 (2.92%) LAN
3 8 (2.60%) Radio Access Network
4 5 (1.62%) Firewall
5 3 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.97%) Wireless
6 2 (0.65%) MPLS
6 2 (0.65%) Intranet
6 2 (0.65%) SSL
6 2 (0.65%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.32%) 4G
7 1 (0.32%) LTE
7 1 (0.32%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.32%) 2G
7 1 (0.32%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.32%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (0.32%) 3G
7 1 (0.32%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.32%) Big Data
3 1 (0.32%) QlikView
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.32%) DB2
3 1 (0.32%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (1.30%) JIRA
2 2 (0.65%) Introscope
2 2 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.32%) UltraEdit
3 1 (0.32%) RequisitePro
General
1 136 (44.16%) Finance
2 60 (19.48%) Banking
3 36 (11.69%) Telecoms
4 22 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 19 (6.17%) Retail
6 11 (3.57%) Front Office
7 10 (3.25%) Automotive
8 9 (2.92%) Legal
9 8 (2.60%) Retail Banking
10 7 (2.27%) Law
10 7 (2.27%) Billing
11 4 (1.30%) General Ledger
11 4 (1.30%) Marketing
11 4 (1.30%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.30%) Advertising
11 4 (1.30%) German Language
12 3 (0.97%) Publishing
12 3 (0.97%) Back Office
12 3 (0.97%) International Banking
13 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 163 (52.92%) Project Manager
2 27 (8.77%) Analyst
3 24 (7.79%) Technical Manager
4 18 (5.84%) Programme Manager
4 18 (5.84%) PMO Analyst
5 17 (5.52%) Delivery Manager
5 17 (5.52%) IT Project Manager
6 16 (5.19%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 14 (4.55%) Senior Manager
8 13 (4.22%) SAP Manager
9 12 (3.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 12 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
9 12 (3.90%) Senior Project Manager
10 11 (3.57%) PMO Manager
11 9 (2.92%) SAP Project Manager
11 9 (2.92%) Business Manager
12 8 (2.60%) Coordinator
12 8 (2.60%) Development Manager
12 8 (2.60%) Technical Project Manager
12 8 (2.60%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.30%) .NET
1 4 (1.30%) JRules
2 3 (0.97%) HTML
2 3 (0.97%) XML
3 2 (0.65%) JSP
3 2 (0.65%) Worklight
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (0.32%) OAuth2
4 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.32%) Sinatra
4 1 (0.32%) HTML5
4 1 (0.32%) RESTful
4 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.32%) Apache Flex
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.32%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.87%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.95%) Kindle
4 5 (1.62%) AS400
4 5 (1.62%) Mainframe
5 3 (0.97%) Mobile App
5 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (0.97%) User Experience
5 3 (0.97%) Computer Science
5 3 (0.97%) Economics
6 2 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.32%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.32%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.32%) FMCG
7 1 (0.32%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.32%) PKI
7 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.32%) SecurID
7 1 (0.32%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.90%) Windows
2 7 (2.27%) Linux
2 7 (2.27%) UNIX
3 4 (1.30%) AIX
4 2 (0.65%) SUSE
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 246 (79.87%) PRINCE2
2 206 (66.88%) Project Management
3 84 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (17.86%) Change Management
5 50 (16.23%) ITIL
6 47 (15.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (14.94%) Programme Management
8 33 (10.71%) PRINCE
9 31 (10.06%) Waterfall
10 29 (9.42%) Risk Management
10 29 (9.42%) Scrum
11 25 (8.12%) Migration
12 24 (7.79%) Release Management
13 21 (6.82%) ERP
13 21 (6.82%) Change Control
14 19 (6.17%) Portfolio Management
14 19 (6.17%) Project Planning
14 19 (6.17%) Service Management
14 19 (6.17%) Business Analysis
15 17 (5.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 14 (4.55%) C
2 10 (3.25%) Java
3 8 (2.60%) SQL
4 3 (0.97%) VBA
5 2 (0.65%) PHP
5 2 (0.65%) VB
5 2 (0.65%) Jython
5 2 (0.65%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.32%) Ruby
6 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.32%) C++
Qualifications
1 307 (99.68%) PMI Certification
2 87 (28.25%) PMP
3 48 (15.58%) Degree
4 25 (8.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 18 (5.84%) APMP
6 15 (4.87%) Security Cleared
7 13 (4.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (3.57%) SC Cleared
9 9 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (2.27%) CISSP
11 5 (1.62%) PgMP
11 5 (1.62%) CISA
12 4 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (1.30%) ISEB
12 4 (1.30%) CCNA
13 3 (0.97%) CAPM
13 3 (0.97%) CCNP
14 2 (0.65%) GIAC
14 2 (0.65%) MAPM
15 1 (0.32%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.19%) QA
2 13 (4.22%) P3O
3 8 (2.60%) COBIT
4 6 (1.95%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.65%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.32%) GxP
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (0.65%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.30%) Tivoli
1 4 (1.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 4 (1.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 46 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.01%) SAP
3 22 (7.14%) Oracle
4 8 (2.60%) CA
4 8 (2.60%) HP
5 6 (1.95%) Cisco
5 6 (1.95%) Planview
6 4 (1.30%) Progress
7 3 (0.97%) Tableau
7 3 (0.97%) Business Objects
7 3 (0.97%) IBM
7 3 (0.97%) Cognos
7 3 (0.97%) Primavera
8 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.65%) Sun
8 2 (0.65%) Dell
8 2 (0.65%) EMC
8 2 (0.65%) BT
8 2 (0.65%) Cadence
8 2 (0.65%) Guidewire
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Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
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Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Cheshire
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Posted: 7 days ago
West Yorkshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 400-570 Per Day
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
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Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Oxfordshire
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Rate: £150.00 - £250.00 per annum + negotiable
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