The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank - 27 -
Contract jobs citing PMI 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.53% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%
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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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
96 45 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 27.04% 24.06% 21.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 23 17
Average daily rate £325 £276 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £185 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £375 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £12.24 £15.50 £12.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.01% +24.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.51 £13.40 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.97 £25.00 £15.86
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

PMI
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (80.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) CA
3 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Portfolio Management
3 3 (60.00%) Tableau
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) SAP
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) DB2
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior DBA
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior SAP Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) CA
1 3 (60.00%) Tableau
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) IBM