The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 86 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing PMI 10 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 0.36% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.20% 1.52% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £165.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year
- +258.69%
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North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
455 330 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 27.74% 23.76% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 169 131
Average daily rate £350 £325 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £198 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 27
Average hourly rate £13.25 £15.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% +8.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.00 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £37.99 £25.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +2.27%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

PMI
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 10 (62.50%) Project Management
3 9 (56.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (56.25%) Process Management
3 9 (56.25%) Manufacturing
3 9 (56.25%) Informatics
4 8 (50.00%) Validation
4 8 (50.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 8 (50.00%) GMP
4 8 (50.00%) GxP
5 5 (31.25%) SAP
5 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
6 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 4 (25.00%) Progress
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Finance
7 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
8 1 (6.25%) Change Management
8 1 (6.25%) ERP
8 1 (6.25%) ITIL
8 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (6.25%) Logistics
8 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
8 1 (6.25%) User Experience
8 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (6.25%) SAP PM
8 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP PM
1 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
General
1 9 (56.25%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (56.25%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Architect
1 9 (56.25%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (37.50%) Project Manager
3 5 (31.25%) SAP Project Manager
3 5 (31.25%) SAP Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Head of Infrastructure
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Informatics
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) Process Management
3 8 (50.00%) Validation
4 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE
7 1 (6.25%) Change Management
7 1 (6.25%) ERP
7 1 (6.25%) ITIL
7 1 (6.25%) Logistics
7 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (50.00%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 8 (50.00%) GMP
1 8 (50.00%) GxP
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) SAP
2 4 (25.00%) Progress