The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management Institute (PMI)
England / London
Rank 332 311 352
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +41
Contract jobs citing PMI 68 106 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.36% 0.49% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.03% 1.45% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 76 52
Median daily rate £488 £525 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £373 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £416 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £80.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
6577 7330 7454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.41% 34.18% 35.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4562 5142 5170
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 117 138
Median hourly rate £26.50 £19.99 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.56% +0.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £35.60 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.54 £18.19
% change year-on-year
-22.36% +23.93%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing PMI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the London region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 15 £500 -20.00%
Bromley - 2 £400 -
Wimbledon - 2 £625 -
Canary Wharf -3 1 - -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for PMI.

1 126 (98.44%) PMI Certification
2 88 (68.75%) PRINCE2
3 87 (67.97%) Project Management
4 57 (44.53%) Finance
5 54 (42.19%) PMP
6 44 (34.38%) Programme Management
7 37 (28.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 36 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (25.78%) Degree
10 31 (24.22%) Banking
11 21 (16.41%) PMO
12 16 (12.50%) Migration
13 15 (11.72%) MS Project
14 14 (10.94%) MS Excel
14 14 (10.94%) PRINCE
14 14 (10.94%) Scrum
14 14 (10.94%) Risk Management
15 13 (10.16%) Microsoft
16 12 (9.38%) Six Sigma
16 12 (9.38%) Corporate Banking
16 12 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
17 11 (8.59%) Change Control
17 11 (8.59%) CRM
17 11 (8.59%) Change Management
18 10 (7.81%) MS Office
18 10 (7.81%) APMP
18 10 (7.81%) Data Centre
18 10 (7.81%) SDLC
18 10 (7.81%) Process Improvement
19 9 (7.03%) QA

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.34%) CMS
3 2 (1.56%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.56%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.78%) Confluence
4 1 (0.78%) Documentum
4 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.78%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (11.72%) MS Project
2 14 (10.94%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.81%) MS Office
4 8 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (4.69%) MS Visio
6 5 (3.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (1.56%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.78%) CA PPM
2 1 (0.78%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.78%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.56%) Office 365
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.78%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (0.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.25%) LAN
2 7 (5.47%) WAN
3 5 (3.91%) Internet
4 2 (1.56%) Skype
5 1 (0.78%) Firewall
5 1 (0.78%) Intranet
5 1 (0.78%) Telepresence
5 1 (0.78%) VPN
5 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.56%) Big Data
2 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.56%) Hadoop
2 2 (1.56%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.78%) Data Lake
3 1 (0.78%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 57 (44.53%) Finance
2 31 (24.22%) Banking
3 12 (9.38%) Corporate Banking
4 7 (5.47%) Investment Banking
4 7 (5.47%) Legal
4 7 (5.47%) Retail
4 7 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.91%) Front Office
5 5 (3.91%) Marketing
6 4 (3.13%) French Language
7 3 (2.34%) Billing
7 3 (2.34%) Dutch Language
7 3 (2.34%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.56%) Automotive
8 2 (1.56%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.78%) Advertising
9 1 (0.78%) Electronics
9 1 (0.78%) German Language
9 1 (0.78%) Law
9 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 63 (49.22%) Project Manager
2 25 (19.53%) Programme Manager
3 10 (7.81%) CRM Manager
4 8 (6.25%) Analyst
4 8 (6.25%) CRM Project Manager
5 7 (5.47%) Senior Manager
6 6 (4.69%) Assistant Project Manager
6 6 (4.69%) IT Manager
6 6 (4.69%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (4.69%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (3.91%) Business Analyst
7 5 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 5 (3.91%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 5 (3.91%) Data Manager
7 5 (3.91%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (3.91%) Migration Manager
7 5 (3.91%) PMO Lead
8 4 (3.13%) Consultant
8 4 (3.13%) DV Cleared Project Manager
8 4 (3.13%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.78%) EDIFACT
1 1 (0.78%) Kafka
1 1 (0.78%) Velocity
1 1 (0.78%) Web Services
1 1 (0.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.81%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.13%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.34%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.56%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.56%) User Experience
7 1 (0.78%) ASIC
7 1 (0.78%) Equities
7 1 (0.78%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.78%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.13%) Windows
2 2 (1.56%) Android
2 2 (1.56%) Linux
2 2 (1.56%) Unix
2 2 (1.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (68.75%) PRINCE2
2 87 (67.97%) Project Management
3 44 (34.38%) Programme Management
4 37 (28.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (12.50%) Migration
7 14 (10.94%) PRINCE
7 14 (10.94%) Risk Management
7 14 (10.94%) Scrum
8 12 (9.38%) Six Sigma
9 11 (8.59%) Change Control
9 11 (8.59%) Change Management
9 11 (8.59%) CRM
10 10 (7.81%) Process Improvement
10 10 (7.81%) SDLC
11 9 (7.03%) Data Migration
11 9 (7.03%) E-Commerce
11 9 (7.03%) ITIL
11 9 (7.03%) Resource Management
12 8 (6.25%) TQM
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.78%) C
1 1 (0.78%) Java
1 1 (0.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 126 (98.44%) PMI Certification
2 54 (42.19%) PMP
3 33 (25.78%) Degree
4 12 (9.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (7.81%) APMP
6 8 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (5.47%) ISEB
8 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
9 5 (3.91%) DV Cleared
10 4 (3.13%) CISSP
11 3 (2.34%) CAPM
11 3 (2.34%) CISA
11 3 (2.34%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (1.56%) PgMP
13 1 (0.78%) CISM
13 1 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (16.41%) PMO
2 9 (7.03%) QA
3 8 (6.25%) ISO 9000
4 4 (3.13%) MiFID
4 4 (3.13%) P3O
4 4 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (2.34%) COBIT
6 2 (1.56%) PMBOK
6 2 (1.56%) SEPA
7 1 (0.78%) EMIR
7 1 (0.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.78%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (10.16%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.03%) Cisco
3 6 (4.69%) SAP
4 5 (3.91%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 2 (1.56%) Apple
6 2 (1.56%) Netezza
6 2 (1.56%) Planview
6 2 (1.56%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.78%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.78%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.78%) IBM
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle
7 1 (0.78%) Sophis