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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 343 293 245
Rank change year-on-year
-50 -48
Contract jobs citing PMI 55 102 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.47% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 1.26% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 66 80
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£500 £506 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £375 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £438 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.25
PMI
England

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
7468 8092 7257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.35% 37.54% 37.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5266 5552 5089
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 160 185
Average hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.50 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London 0 14 £495 -3.41% 12
Docklands, London +10 1 £400 -
Harrow - - - -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 132 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 101 (76.52%) PRINCE2
3 80 (60.61%) Project Management
4 69 (52.27%) Finance
5 54 (40.91%) PMP
6 47 (35.61%) Banking
7 35 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (24.24%) Degree
9 29 (21.97%) MS Project
10 26 (19.70%) Programme Management
11 22 (16.67%) Investment Banking
12 20 (15.15%) ITIL
13 19 (14.39%) Microsoft
13 19 (14.39%) MS Excel
13 19 (14.39%) Change Management
14 18 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
15 17 (12.88%) MS Office
16 16 (12.12%) Migration
17 14 (10.61%) Oracle
17 14 (10.61%) PRINCE
18 13 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
19 12 (9.09%) Retail
19 12 (9.09%) Business Analysis
20 11 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 11 (8.33%) Change Control
20 11 (8.33%) Front Office
20 11 (8.33%) Risk Management
20 11 (8.33%) SharePoint
21 10 (7.58%) Scrum
21 10 (7.58%) APMP

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 11 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.27%) Lync
2 3 (2.27%) MS Project Server
3 2 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.52%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.76%) Apache
4 1 (0.76%) SAS
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 29 (21.97%) MS Project
2 19 (14.39%) MS Excel
3 17 (12.88%) MS Office
4 9 (6.82%) MS Visio
5 8 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (2.27%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (3.03%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (1.52%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.76%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.76%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.76%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.76%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.76%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.76%) Endur
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.27%) LAN
1 3 (2.27%) WAN
2 2 (1.52%) SSL
2 2 (1.52%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.76%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.76%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Introscope
1 2 (1.52%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.76%) RequisitePro
General
1 69 (52.27%) Finance
2 47 (35.61%) Banking
3 22 (16.67%) Investment Banking
4 12 (9.09%) Retail
5 11 (8.33%) Front Office
6 8 (6.06%) Legal
7 7 (5.30%) Law
8 5 (3.79%) Retail Banking
8 5 (3.79%) Telecoms
9 4 (3.03%) General Ledger
9 4 (3.03%) Marketing
10 3 (2.27%) International Banking
10 3 (2.27%) Advertising
10 3 (2.27%) Publishing
11 2 (1.52%) Automotive
12 1 (0.76%) French Language
12 1 (0.76%) German Language
12 1 (0.76%) Back Office
12 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 71 (53.79%) Project Manager
2 12 (9.09%) Programme Manager
3 9 (6.82%) IT Project Manager
3 9 (6.82%) Analyst
4 8 (6.06%) Senior Manager
5 7 (5.30%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (4.55%) Development Manager
7 5 (3.79%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (3.79%) Development Project Manager
7 5 (3.79%) Business Manager
7 5 (3.79%) Project Leader
8 4 (3.03%) Change Manager
8 4 (3.03%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.03%) Software Development Manager
8 4 (3.03%) Software Project Manager
8 4 (3.03%) Software Development Project Manager
8 4 (3.03%) Software Manager
8 4 (3.03%) PMO Manager
9 3 (2.27%) Desktop Manager
9 3 (2.27%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.03%) JRules
2 2 (1.52%) Worklight
2 2 (1.52%) HTML
3 1 (0.76%) Sinatra
3 1 (0.76%) HTML5
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Flex
3 1 (0.76%) RESTful
3 1 (0.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.76%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.76%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.03%) Kindle
4 2 (1.52%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.52%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.52%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.76%) FMCG
5 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.76%) Economics
5 1 (0.76%) SecurID
5 1 (0.76%) NHS
5 1 (0.76%) LIMS
5 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.30%) Windows
2 5 (3.79%) Linux
3 4 (3.03%) UNIX
4 2 (1.52%) AIX
4 2 (1.52%) SUSE
5 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.76%) Android
5 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (76.52%) PRINCE2
2 80 (60.61%) Project Management
3 35 (26.52%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (19.70%) Programme Management
5 20 (15.15%) ITIL
6 19 (14.39%) Change Management
7 16 (12.12%) Migration
8 14 (10.61%) PRINCE
9 13 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (9.09%) Business Analysis
11 11 (8.33%) Change Control
11 11 (8.33%) Risk Management
12 10 (7.58%) Scrum
13 9 (6.82%) Service Management
14 7 (5.30%) Project Planning
14 7 (5.30%) Waterfall
14 7 (5.30%) Information Security
14 7 (5.30%) People Management
15 6 (4.55%) Six Sigma
15 6 (4.55%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.06%) Java
2 3 (2.27%) SQL
3 2 (1.52%) PHP
3 2 (1.52%) C
3 2 (1.52%) VBA
3 2 (1.52%) Jython
3 2 (1.52%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.76%) Ruby
4 1 (0.76%) C++
4 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 132 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 54 (40.91%) PMP
3 32 (24.24%) Degree
4 11 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (7.58%) APMP
6 5 (3.79%) CISSP
6 5 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.27%) CISA
7 3 (2.27%) ISEB
8 2 (1.52%) GIAC
8 2 (1.52%) CAPM
8 2 (1.52%) MAPM
9 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.58%) QA
2 8 (6.06%) COBIT
3 4 (3.03%) P3O
3 4 (3.03%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.76%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (3.03%) Tivoli
1 4 (3.03%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 4 (3.03%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (14.39%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.61%) Oracle
3 9 (6.82%) SAP
4 2 (1.52%) Cisco
4 2 (1.52%) IBM
4 2 (1.52%) CA
4 2 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.76%) Yardi
5 1 (0.76%) Blue Coat
5 1 (0.76%) Open Text
5 1 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.76%) SunGard
5 1 (0.76%) HP
5 1 (0.76%) Dell
5 1 (0.76%) Intel
5 1 (0.76%) Adobe
5 1 (0.76%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.76%) Cyber-Ark
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £490.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago