The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 49 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing PMI 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.61% 0.87% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.21% 3.36% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £650 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £26.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-21.49% -46.50%
PMI
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
136 119 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 27.70% 25.76% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 50 55
Average daily rate £375 £373 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 30
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.75 £27.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.32% -39.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £9.23 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £29.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in Essex

PMI
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

PMI
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Basildon - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
PMI
East of England

PMI
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 7 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
1 7 (100.00%) Change Control
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) German Language
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (42.86%) Automotive
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) MS Project
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Project
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) German Language
3 3 (42.86%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) Change Control
2 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 4 (57.14%) Risk Management
3 3 (42.86%) Time Management
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft