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 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 317 312 311
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs citing PMI 93 114 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% 1.39% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 73 62
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£444 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
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
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
7417 8177 8232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.55% 32.44% 31.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4918 5623 5610
Average daily rate £450 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £640 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 173 219
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.02 £13.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £46.20 £40.00
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 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 22 August 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 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
City of London +23 21 £476 +8.85% 6
Docklands, London +13 4 £675 +22.72%
Canary Wharf - 3 £475 -
Bromley -1 1 £350 -26.31%
Dagenham - - - -
Brentford - - - -
Paddington - - - -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 218 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 186 (85.32%) PRINCE2
3 142 (65.14%) Project Management
4 112 (51.38%) Finance
5 79 (36.24%) PMP
6 61 (27.98%) Banking
7 52 (23.85%) Degree
8 45 (20.64%) MS Project
8 45 (20.64%) MS Excel
9 42 (19.27%) ITIL
10 40 (18.35%) Microsoft
11 34 (15.60%) Change Management
12 30 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (11.93%) MS Office
14 25 (11.47%) Migration
14 25 (11.47%) Retail
15 23 (10.55%) Oracle
16 21 (9.63%) Java
17 20 (9.17%) Linux
18 19 (8.72%) MS Visio
18 19 (8.72%) MS PowerPoint
19 17 (7.80%) Investment Banking
19 17 (7.80%) Front Office
19 17 (7.80%) SharePoint
19 17 (7.80%) PRINCE
20 15 (6.88%) Legal
20 15 (6.88%) Management Information System
20 15 (6.88%) SAP
20 15 (6.88%) Time Management
21 14 (6.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 17 (7.80%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.13%) WebSphere
3 6 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (2.75%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (2.29%) Lync
5 4 (1.83%) Apache
6 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.92%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 45 (20.64%) MS Project
1 45 (20.64%) MS Excel
2 26 (11.93%) MS Office
3 19 (8.72%) MS Visio
3 19 (8.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.92%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.92%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (2.75%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 5 (2.29%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.46%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.46%) Eagle PACE
4 1 (0.46%) SAP PLM
4 1 (0.46%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.46%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.92%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.46%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.75%) SSL
2 5 (2.29%) Intranet
2 5 (2.29%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.92%) Internet
3 2 (0.92%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) TETRA
4 1 (0.46%) VDSL
4 1 (0.46%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.46%) FTP
4 1 (0.46%) ADSL
4 1 (0.46%) LAN
4 1 (0.46%) VoIP
4 1 (0.46%) Wireless
4 1 (0.46%) MPLS
4 1 (0.46%) Extranet
4 1 (0.46%) Network Security
4 1 (0.46%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (1.38%) Data Mining
1 3 (1.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.92%) Big Data
2 2 (0.92%) QlikView
3 1 (0.46%) MySQL
3 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.46%) Cognos Query Studio
Development Applications
1 6 (2.75%) Introscope
2 2 (0.92%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (0.46%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 112 (51.38%) Finance
2 61 (27.98%) Banking
3 25 (11.47%) Retail
4 17 (7.80%) Investment Banking
4 17 (7.80%) Front Office
5 15 (6.88%) Legal
6 14 (6.42%) Telecoms
7 13 (5.96%) Marketing
8 10 (4.59%) Law
9 6 (2.75%) Financial Institution
9 6 (2.75%) General Ledger
10 5 (2.29%) Back Office
10 5 (2.29%) German Language
11 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.83%) Publishing
12 3 (1.38%) French Language
13 2 (0.92%) Italian Language
13 2 (0.92%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.92%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (62.39%) Project Manager
2 26 (11.93%) Analyst
3 17 (7.80%) Coordinator
4 16 (7.34%) Project Coordinator
5 13 (5.96%) IT Project Manager
6 11 (5.05%) Programme Manager
6 11 (5.05%) PMO Analyst
7 10 (4.59%) Senior Manager
8 9 (4.13%) Senior Project Manager
9 8 (3.67%) Contracts Manager
10 7 (3.21%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (3.21%) Consultant
10 7 (3.21%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 7 (3.21%) Business Analyst
11 6 (2.75%) Business Manager
11 6 (2.75%) Solutions Analyst
11 6 (2.75%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (2.29%) Risk Manager
12 5 (2.29%) Business Project Manager
12 5 (2.29%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.96%) XML
2 8 (3.67%) EJB
2 8 (3.67%) JSP
3 6 (2.75%) JRules
4 5 (2.29%) Worklight
5 4 (1.83%) J2EE
6 3 (1.38%) HTML
6 3 (1.38%) Middleware
7 2 (0.92%) OAuth
7 2 (0.92%) OAuth2
7 2 (0.92%) JSON
7 2 (0.92%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.92%) SVG
8 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.46%) EDI
8 1 (0.46%) CSS
8 1 (0.46%) .NET
8 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.46%) OLE
8 1 (0.46%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.88%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.75%) Data Protection Act
2 6 (2.75%) Freedom of Information
3 5 (2.29%) FMCG
3 5 (2.29%) Credit Risk
3 5 (2.29%) Freedom of Information Act
4 4 (1.83%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.83%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.38%) Equities
5 3 (1.38%) Economics
5 3 (1.38%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.38%) Hedge funds
6 2 (0.92%) Kindle
6 2 (0.92%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.46%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.46%) Tandem
7 1 (0.46%) CCTV
7 1 (0.46%) Derivative
7 1 (0.46%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.46%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.17%) Linux
2 12 (5.50%) UNIX
3 9 (4.13%) Windows
4 6 (2.75%) AIX
4 6 (2.75%) SUSE
5 1 (0.46%) HPUX
5 1 (0.46%) Solaris
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.46%) Android
5 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (85.32%) PRINCE2
2 142 (65.14%) Project Management
3 42 (19.27%) ITIL
4 34 (15.60%) Change Management
5 30 (13.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 25 (11.47%) Migration
7 17 (7.80%) PRINCE
8 15 (6.88%) Time Management
9 14 (6.42%) Six Sigma
9 14 (6.42%) Information Security
10 13 (5.96%) Scrum
10 13 (5.96%) Business Analysis
10 13 (5.96%) Change Control
11 12 (5.50%) Waterfall
12 10 (4.59%) Service Management
12 10 (4.59%) ERP
12 10 (4.59%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (4.59%) Risk Management
13 9 (4.13%) E-Commerce
14 8 (3.67%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.63%) Java
2 6 (2.75%) Bash Shell
2 6 (2.75%) Jython
3 5 (2.29%) C
4 3 (1.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.38%) SQL
5 2 (0.92%) Python
6 1 (0.46%) Ruby
6 1 (0.46%) VBA
6 1 (0.46%) C#
Qualifications
1 218 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 79 (36.24%) PMP
3 52 (23.85%) Degree
4 14 (6.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (3.21%) CISA
6 7 (3.21%) CISSP
6 7 (3.21%) APMP
7 6 (2.75%) CAPM
8 5 (2.29%) GIAC
9 4 (1.83%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 4 (1.83%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.38%) MBA
10 3 (1.38%) ISEB
10 3 (1.38%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.38%) Security Cleared
11 2 (0.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 2 (0.92%) CIMA
12 1 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.46%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.13%) QA
2 6 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.83%) P3O
4 2 (0.92%) COBIT
4 2 (0.92%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.46%) EMIR
5 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.46%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.29%) Tivoli
1 5 (2.29%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 5 (2.29%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 3 (1.38%) Puppet
3 2 (0.92%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 40 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.55%) Oracle
3 15 (6.88%) SAP
4 8 (3.67%) IBM
5 4 (1.83%) ClickSoftware Technologies
5 4 (1.83%) Sybase
5 4 (1.83%) Cisco
5 4 (1.83%) HP
6 3 (1.38%) SimCorp
6 3 (1.38%) Intel
6 3 (1.38%) Misys
6 3 (1.38%) Charles River
6 3 (1.38%) CA
6 3 (1.38%) Wall Street Systems
7 2 (0.92%) thinkFolio
7 2 (0.92%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.92%) Primavera
7 2 (0.92%) EMC
7 2 (0.92%) Cognos
7 2 (0.92%) Google
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