The table below looks at the statistics for PMI Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI Certification over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Certification
Rank 45 47 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 6 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.43% 1.18% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 3.23% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Average daily rate
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£390 £550 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.09% +111.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £35.05
% change year-on-year
-6.49% +9.84%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Qualifications Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
150 155 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 35.80% 36.73% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 84 25
Average daily rate £390 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £700 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 34 11
Average hourly rate £37.00 £22.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.44% +22.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.60 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.83 £34.00 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

PMI Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

PMI Certification Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing PMI Certification 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 Certification.

1 7 (87.50%) PMP
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 4 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (50.00%) Economics
3 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
5 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 2 (25.00%) PMI
5 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) MS Project
6 1 (12.50%) RUP
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 1 (12.50%) Critical Success Factor
6 1 (12.50%) Change Control
6 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire region citing PMI Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (12.50%) MS Project
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Environment Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Economics
2 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (25.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 4 (50.00%) Change Management
2 4 (50.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Change Control
5 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Critical Success Factor
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) RUP
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) PMP
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) ISEB
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) HP