The first 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 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 terms in our Miscellaneous 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
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 333 297 339
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +42
Contract jobs citing PMI 278 215 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.54% 0.50% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.07% 1.91% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 121 193
Average daily rate £445 £461 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £304 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £573 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £165.00 £41.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+295.20% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £165.00 £41.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+295.20% +51.81%
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13400 11240 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.08% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8401 6937 8355
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 572 723
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
PMI
UK

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 18 April 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 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 +8 139 £455 -4.21% 19
South East -21 47 £425 -2.85% 11
North West -14 20 £550 +30.95% 2
South West -4 18 £390 - 1
East Midlands +7 17 £320 -5.88% 3
West Midlands -13 10 £350 -12.50%
East of England -30 8 £285 -41.53% 2
Yorkshire -24 5 £350 +3.70% 3
South Coast - - - -
PMI
UK

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (99.57%) PMI Certification
2 391 (83.37%) PRINCE2
3 330 (70.36%) Project Management
4 198 (42.22%) Finance
5 150 (31.98%) PMP
6 101 (21.54%) Banking
7 100 (21.32%) MS Project
8 87 (18.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 77 (16.42%) Change Management
10 75 (15.99%) MS Excel
11 72 (15.35%) ITIL
12 67 (14.29%) Microsoft
13 63 (13.43%) Telecoms
14 53 (11.30%) Degree
15 48 (10.23%) Migration
16 45 (9.59%) Oracle
17 44 (9.38%) MS Office
18 43 (9.17%) MS PowerPoint
19 42 (8.96%) PRINCE
20 41 (8.74%) SAP
21 38 (8.10%) Retail
22 35 (7.46%) Risk Management
22 35 (7.46%) MS Visio
22 35 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 34 (7.25%) SharePoint
23 34 (7.25%) C
23 34 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
24 32 (6.82%) Programme Management
24 32 (6.82%) Project Planning
25 29 (6.18%) Legal

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (7.25%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.35%) MS Project Server
3 5 (1.07%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.85%) Lync
4 4 (0.85%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.64%) IIS
5 3 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.43%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (0.43%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (0.43%) Documentum
6 2 (0.43%) Apache
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 100 (21.32%) MS Project
2 75 (15.99%) MS Excel
3 44 (9.38%) MS Office
4 43 (9.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 35 (7.46%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.43%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.21%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 12 (2.56%) CA Clarity
2 6 (1.28%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (1.28%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (0.85%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.64%) Exstream
5 2 (0.43%) SAP HCM
5 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.43%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.43%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.21%) Summit
6 1 (0.21%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle iStore
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.64%) SaaS
2 1 (0.21%) Office 365
2 1 (0.21%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.05%) WAN
2 14 (2.99%) LAN
3 8 (1.71%) 4G
3 8 (1.71%) Internet
4 7 (1.49%) Unified Communications
5 6 (1.28%) SAN
6 4 (0.85%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.85%) VoIP
6 4 (0.85%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.85%) FTP
6 4 (0.85%) DSL
6 4 (0.85%) 3G
7 3 (0.64%) Wireless
8 2 (0.43%) LLU
8 2 (0.43%) Structured Cabling
8 2 (0.43%) VDSL
8 2 (0.43%) Firewall
8 2 (0.43%) WLAN
8 2 (0.43%) ADSL
8 2 (0.43%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.28%) Data Mining
3 5 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.64%) EDMS
5 3 (0.64%) Siebel EIM
6 2 (0.43%) Oracle OLAP
6 2 (0.43%) Big Data
6 2 (0.43%) DB2
6 2 (0.43%) OLAP
6 2 (0.43%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.43%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.21%) MS Access
7 1 (0.21%) MySQL
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.21%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (0.43%) JIRA
1 2 (0.43%) Introscope
1 2 (0.43%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (0.43%) RequisitePro
2 1 (0.21%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (0.21%) ProC
2 1 (0.21%) Hudson
General
1 198 (42.22%) Finance
2 101 (21.54%) Banking
3 63 (13.43%) Telecoms
4 38 (8.10%) Retail
5 29 (6.18%) Legal
6 26 (5.54%) Investment Banking
7 15 (3.20%) Front Office
7 15 (3.20%) Law
8 14 (2.99%) Financial Institution
9 11 (2.35%) Back Office
10 9 (1.92%) Billing
11 8 (1.71%) Marketing
11 8 (1.71%) General Ledger
11 8 (1.71%) Manufacturing
12 7 (1.49%) Retail Banking
13 6 (1.28%) German Language
13 6 (1.28%) Advertising
14 5 (1.07%) French Language
15 4 (0.85%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.64%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 293 (62.47%) Project Manager
2 44 (9.38%) Analyst
3 39 (8.32%) Programme Manager
4 33 (7.04%) Senior Manager
5 30 (6.40%) Senior Project Manager
6 27 (5.76%) IT Project Manager
7 24 (5.12%) Business Analyst
8 20 (4.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 20 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
9 19 (4.05%) Coordinator
10 18 (3.84%) Project Coordinator
10 18 (3.84%) SAP Manager
11 17 (3.62%) PMO Manager
12 15 (3.20%) Technical Project Manager
12 15 (3.20%) Technical Manager
13 11 (2.35%) Contracts Manager
13 11 (2.35%) Business Manager
14 10 (2.13%) IT Programme Manager
14 10 (2.13%) SAP Project Manager
14 10 (2.13%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.56%) .NET
2 11 (2.35%) XML
3 10 (2.13%) Middleware
4 7 (1.49%) JRules
4 7 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (1.07%) JSP
5 5 (1.07%) EJB
5 5 (1.07%) HTML
6 2 (0.43%) Worklight
6 2 (0.43%) J2EE
7 1 (0.21%) OLE
7 1 (0.21%) SVG
7 1 (0.21%) CSS
7 1 (0.21%) SAP Smart Forms
7 1 (0.21%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.21%) OAuth2
7 1 (0.21%) YAML
7 1 (0.21%) OAuth
7 1 (0.21%) JSON
7 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (3.62%) Management Information System
2 10 (2.13%) Economics
2 10 (2.13%) Mainframe
3 6 (1.28%) IPTV
3 6 (1.28%) Fixed Income
3 6 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (1.07%) Computer Science
5 4 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (0.85%) Derivative
5 4 (0.85%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (0.64%) AS400
6 3 (0.64%) Hedge funds
6 3 (0.64%) Reference Data
6 3 (0.64%) FMCG
6 3 (0.64%) Freedom of Information Act
6 3 (0.64%) Mathematics
6 3 (0.64%) Credit Risk
7 2 (0.43%) Wiki
7 2 (0.43%) Video on Demand
7 2 (0.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.33%) UNIX
1 25 (5.33%) Windows
2 16 (3.41%) Linux
3 6 (1.28%) AIX
4 4 (0.85%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.43%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.43%) SUSE
6 1 (0.21%) HPUX
6 1 (0.21%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 391 (83.37%) PRINCE2
2 330 (70.36%) Project Management
3 87 (18.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 77 (16.42%) Change Management
5 72 (15.35%) ITIL
6 48 (10.23%) Migration
7 42 (8.96%) PRINCE
8 35 (7.46%) Risk Management
9 32 (6.82%) Programme Management
9 32 (6.82%) Project Planning
10 26 (5.54%) Scrum
10 26 (5.54%) ERP
10 26 (5.54%) Waterfall
10 26 (5.54%) Change Control
11 24 (5.12%) Portfolio Management
12 23 (4.90%) Business Analysis
13 22 (4.69%) Service Management
14 20 (4.26%) Data Analysis
15 19 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (3.41%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 34 (7.25%) C
2 28 (5.97%) Java
3 10 (2.13%) SQL
4 7 (1.49%) ABAP
5 3 (0.64%) C++
6 2 (0.43%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.43%) Jython
6 2 (0.43%) VB
6 2 (0.43%) VBA
6 2 (0.43%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.21%) SAPscript
7 1 (0.21%) Python
7 1 (0.21%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.21%) C#
Qualifications
1 467 (99.57%) PMI Certification
2 150 (31.98%) PMP
3 53 (11.30%) Degree
4 35 (7.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 34 (7.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 16 (3.41%) APMP
7 13 (2.77%) Security Cleared
8 12 (2.56%) ISEB
9 9 (1.92%) CAPM
10 6 (1.28%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.07%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 4 (0.85%) PgMP
13 3 (0.64%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 2 (0.43%) DV Cleared
14 2 (0.43%) MBA
14 2 (0.43%) CISA
14 2 (0.43%) CISSP
14 2 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.21%) CIMA
15 1 (0.21%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.05%) QA
2 16 (3.41%) P3O
3 15 (3.20%) SLA
4 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.64%) GxP
5 3 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.43%) EMIR
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.21%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.21%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.21%) COBIT
7 1 (0.21%) MiFID
System Software
1 5 (1.07%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.07%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.43%) SCCM
2 2 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 67 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 45 (9.59%) Oracle
3 41 (8.74%) SAP
4 11 (2.35%) HP
5 8 (1.71%) CA
6 7 (1.49%) Citrix
6 7 (1.49%) IBM
7 6 (1.28%) VMware
7 6 (1.28%) EMC
8 5 (1.07%) Primavera
8 5 (1.07%) Cisco
9 4 (0.85%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 4 (0.85%) Cognos
9 4 (0.85%) Siebel
9 4 (0.85%) Lotus
9 4 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.64%) NetApp
10 3 (0.64%) Baan
10 3 (0.64%) ServiceNow
11 2 (0.43%) Actimize
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