The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 London 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 276 284 258
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -26
Contract jobs citing PMI 139 105 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.57% 0.49% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.83% 1.48% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 74 142
Average daily rate £455 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.21% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £165.00 £41.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+295.20% +51.81%
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7582 7099 8753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.34% 32.86% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5343 4946 5867
Average daily rate £450 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 167 227
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.13% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £14.15 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.20 £54.00 £47.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
PMI
England

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in London

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in London

PMI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram in London

PMI
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in London

PMI
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the London 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
City of London -11 26 £613 +16.66% 6
Romford - 2 £525 - 1
Harrow - - - -
Lewisham - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 240 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 202 (84.17%) PRINCE2
3 156 (65.00%) Project Management
4 125 (52.08%) Finance
5 77 (32.08%) PMP
6 75 (31.25%) Banking
7 54 (22.50%) MS Project
8 45 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 36 (15.00%) ITIL
9 36 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 36 (15.00%) Change Management
10 35 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (12.08%) Degree
12 28 (11.67%) Migration
13 27 (11.25%) MS PowerPoint
13 27 (11.25%) SAP
14 24 (10.00%) MS Office
14 24 (10.00%) Oracle
14 24 (10.00%) ERP
14 24 (10.00%) Investment Banking
14 24 (10.00%) Telecoms
14 24 (10.00%) Legal
15 22 (9.17%) MS Visio
16 21 (8.75%) Retail
17 20 (8.33%) Java
18 17 (7.08%) Risk Management
19 16 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 15 (6.25%) Waterfall
20 15 (6.25%) Law
20 15 (6.25%) Business Analysis

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 15 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.67%) Lync
4 3 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.83%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.83%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (0.83%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.83%) Apache
5 2 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 54 (22.50%) MS Project
2 45 (18.75%) MS Excel
3 27 (11.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (10.00%) MS Office
5 22 (9.17%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.42%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (2.92%) CA Clarity
2 6 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (2.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 4 (1.67%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.83%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.42%) Changepoint
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.42%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle iStore
5 1 (0.42%) Magento
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.42%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.92%) Unified Communications
2 4 (1.67%) 4G
2 4 (1.67%) FTP
3 3 (1.25%) VoIP
3 3 (1.25%) Wireless
4 2 (0.83%) LLU
4 2 (0.83%) VDSL
4 2 (0.83%) Intranet
4 2 (0.83%) MPLS
4 2 (0.83%) ADSL
4 2 (0.83%) SSL
4 2 (0.83%) SAN
5 1 (0.42%) SDH
5 1 (0.42%) WAN
5 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.42%) DSL
5 1 (0.42%) DWDM
5 1 (0.42%) Extranet
5 1 (0.42%) Firewall
5 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.25%) Data Mining
2 3 (1.25%) EDMS
2 3 (1.25%) Siebel EIM
3 2 (0.83%) Big Data
3 2 (0.83%) SAP BI
3 2 (0.83%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.83%) DB2
3 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.42%) MySQL
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (0.83%) Introscope
1 2 (0.83%) JIRA
1 2 (0.83%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.42%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (0.42%) ProC
2 1 (0.42%) Hudson
General
1 125 (52.08%) Finance
2 75 (31.25%) Banking
3 24 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 24 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 24 (10.00%) Legal
4 21 (8.75%) Retail
5 15 (6.25%) Law
6 14 (5.83%) Front Office
7 11 (4.58%) Financial Institution
8 9 (3.75%) Back Office
9 7 (2.92%) Marketing
10 6 (2.50%) General Ledger
11 5 (2.08%) Manufacturing
11 5 (2.08%) German Language
12 4 (1.67%) Retail Banking
12 4 (1.67%) Billing
13 2 (0.83%) French Language
13 2 (0.83%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.83%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.83%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 141 (58.75%) Project Manager
2 34 (14.17%) Analyst
3 20 (8.33%) Programme Manager
4 19 (7.92%) Business Analyst
5 17 (7.08%) Senior Manager
6 15 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
7 14 (5.83%) Coordinator
7 14 (5.83%) SAP Manager
8 13 (5.42%) Project Coordinator
8 13 (5.42%) IT Project Manager
9 11 (4.58%) Contracts Manager
10 10 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
10 10 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 9 (3.75%) Business Manager
11 9 (3.75%) PMO Manager
12 7 (2.92%) SAP Project Manager
12 7 (2.92%) Risk Manager
13 6 (2.50%) PMO Analyst
13 6 (2.50%) ScrumMaster
13 6 (2.50%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.58%) XML
2 7 (2.92%) JRules
3 5 (2.08%) JSP
3 5 (2.08%) EJB
3 5 (2.08%) HTML
4 3 (1.25%) .NET
5 2 (0.83%) Worklight
5 2 (0.83%) Middleware
5 2 (0.83%) J2EE
6 1 (0.42%) SVG
6 1 (0.42%) CSS
6 1 (0.42%) JSON
6 1 (0.42%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.42%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.42%) OAuth2
6 1 (0.42%) YAML
6 1 (0.42%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 7 (2.92%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.50%) Fixed Income
3 4 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (1.67%) Derivative
3 4 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
3 4 (1.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (1.25%) Hedge funds
4 3 (1.25%) Reference Data
4 3 (1.25%) Freedom of Information Act
4 3 (1.25%) Credit Risk
5 2 (0.83%) Wiki
5 2 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.83%) FMCG
5 2 (0.83%) Video on Demand
5 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
5 2 (0.83%) Equities
5 2 (0.83%) IPTV
5 2 (0.83%) Economics
5 2 (0.83%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.42%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.83%) UNIX
2 9 (3.75%) Linux
3 5 (2.08%) Windows
4 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.83%) SUSE
4 2 (0.83%) AIX
5 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 202 (84.17%) PRINCE2
2 156 (65.00%) Project Management
3 36 (15.00%) ITIL
3 36 (15.00%) Change Management
4 35 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (11.67%) Migration
6 24 (10.00%) ERP
7 17 (7.08%) Risk Management
8 15 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 15 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 15 (6.25%) PRINCE
9 14 (5.83%) Six Sigma
9 14 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (5.83%) Scrum
10 13 (5.42%) Project Planning
11 11 (4.58%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (4.58%) Data Analysis
11 11 (4.58%) Programme Management
11 11 (4.58%) Change Control
12 10 (4.17%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.33%) Java
2 5 (2.08%) SQL
3 4 (1.67%) ABAP
4 3 (1.25%) C++
5 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.83%) Jython
5 2 (0.83%) C
6 1 (0.42%) C#
6 1 (0.42%) VBA
6 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.42%) Python
6 1 (0.42%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 240 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 77 (32.08%) PMP
3 29 (12.08%) Degree
4 16 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 12 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (2.92%) CAPM
6 7 (2.92%) APMP
7 5 (2.08%) ISEB
7 5 (2.08%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (1.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (0.83%) PgMP
10 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.42%) CISSP
10 1 (0.42%) CIMA
10 1 (0.42%) CISA
10 1 (0.42%) MBA
10 1 (0.42%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.42%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.92%) QA
2 4 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.25%) Dodd-Frank
4 2 (0.83%) EMIR
5 1 (0.42%) SLA
5 1 (0.42%) COBIT
5 1 (0.42%) MiFID
5 1 (0.42%) P3O
Systems Management
1 3 (1.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.42%) Puppet
3 1 (0.42%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (11.25%) SAP
3 24 (10.00%) Oracle
4 8 (3.33%) CA
5 4 (1.67%) ClickSoftware Technologies
5 4 (1.67%) IBM
5 4 (1.67%) Siebel
6 3 (1.25%) Primavera
6 3 (1.25%) Baan
6 3 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.25%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.83%) Actimize
7 2 (0.83%) Lotus
7 2 (0.83%) Informatica
7 2 (0.83%) Sybase
7 2 (0.83%) HP
8 1 (0.42%) EMC
8 1 (0.42%) Cisco
8 1 (0.42%) Calypso
8 1 (0.42%) Cognos
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