The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North East region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 58 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Contract jobs citing PMI 5 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.76% 0.97% 0.96%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.70% 5.66% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate £343 £435 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.26% -0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £435 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £165.00 £41.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+295.20% +51.81%
Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
135 53 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.64% 17.10% 19.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 18 44
Average daily rate £273 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £636 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Average hourly rate £34.00 £18.90 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.89% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 £16.01 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £28.76 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
PMI
England

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in the North East

PMI
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the North East region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

PMI
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 3 (50.00%) 3G
3 3 (50.00%) DSL
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) 4G
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) SLA
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (16.67%) PMP
5 1 (16.67%) MS Project Server
5 1 (16.67%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) TSYS
5 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 1 (16.67%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
1 1 (16.67%) MS Project
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (50.00%) Internet
1 3 (50.00%) 3G
1 3 (50.00%) DSL
1 3 (50.00%) 4G
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Project Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Service Management
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) ISEB
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) TSYS