The table below looks at the statistics for PMI Certification in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI Certification over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Certification
Rank 110 106 115
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 29 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.90% 0.81% 0.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.52% 4.23% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 7
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £255 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £406 £410
% change year-on-year
+3.38% -0.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +14.28%
PMI Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
642 544 510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.99% 19.21% 17.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 250 272
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 47 27
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £18.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £33.62 £31.49
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.58%

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

PMI Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

PMI Certification Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI Certification across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

PMI Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

PMI Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification across the North West region.

PMI Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

PMI Certification
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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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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
Cheshire +6 12 £400 +29.03% 3
Manchester -13 6 £400 +6.66% 1
Merseyside -1 5 - -
Lancashire -19 4 £550 +96.42%
PMI Certification
England

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PMI Certification 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 Certification.

1 36 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 34 (77.27%) PMP
3 26 (59.09%) Project Management
4 25 (56.82%) Finance
5 16 (36.36%) PMI
6 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (22.73%) Banking
7 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (20.45%) Information Security
8 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (15.91%) Oracle
9 7 (15.91%) ITIL
9 7 (15.91%) Supplier Management
9 7 (15.91%) Degree
10 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
11 5 (11.36%) MS Project
11 5 (11.36%) MS Office
11 5 (11.36%) PRINCE
11 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
11 5 (11.36%) Scrum
11 5 (11.36%) Firewall
11 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
12 4 (9.09%) ITSM
12 4 (9.09%) Change Management
12 4 (9.09%) Business Development
12 4 (9.09%) QA
12 4 (9.09%) Retail
12 4 (9.09%) Blue Coat
12 4 (9.09%) Nokia
12 4 (9.09%) McAfee

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PMI Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Project
1 5 (11.36%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP PM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.27%) SAP PS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
2 2 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) DHCP
3 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.27%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) DB2
1 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 25 (56.82%) Finance
2 10 (22.73%) Banking
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
4 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.55%) Legal
5 2 (4.55%) Retail Banking
6 1 (2.27%) Automotive
6 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (65.91%) Project Manager
2 8 (18.18%) Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Business Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.55%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) SAP Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Information Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Information Security Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.55%) DBA
5 2 (4.55%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Information Security Project Manager
6 1 (2.27%) PMO Lead
6 1 (2.27%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) PMI
2 5 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) AS400
4 2 (4.55%) Economics
4 2 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 2 (4.55%) User Experience
5 1 (2.27%) EPoS
5 1 (2.27%) CMDB
5 1 (2.27%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) UNIX
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 26 (59.09%) Project Management
3 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (20.45%) Information Security
4 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.91%) Supplier Management
5 7 (15.91%) ITIL
6 5 (11.36%) PRINCE
6 5 (11.36%) Programme Management
6 5 (11.36%) Scrum
7 4 (9.09%) Business Development
7 4 (9.09%) Service Management
7 4 (9.09%) Change Management
7 4 (9.09%) ITSM
8 3 (6.82%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.82%) RUP
8 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.82%) Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.82%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (77.27%) PMP
2 8 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (15.91%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.82%) CISA
4 3 (6.82%) CISSP
5 2 (4.55%) ISEB
6 1 (2.27%) MCSE
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.27%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco
3 4 (9.09%) SAP
3 4 (9.09%) Juniper
3 4 (9.09%) Nokia
3 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 4 (9.09%) McAfee
3 4 (9.09%) Blue Coat
3 4 (9.09%) TippingPoint
3 4 (9.09%) F5
3 4 (9.09%) ArcSight
3 4 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (6.82%) Tableau
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
4 3 (6.82%) CA
5 2 (4.55%) Sybase
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 2 (4.55%) HP
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix
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