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 17 January 2017 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.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Certification
England / North West
Rank 126 133 116
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 10 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.38% 0.52% 0.78%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.07% 2.74% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 15
Median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year
-27.71% -

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
482 731 625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 18.34% 19.00% 20.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 398 327
Median daily rate £438 £400 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 53
Median hourly rate £21.25 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.28% +84.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £16.94 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £39.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.64% +105.26%

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing PMI Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +9 8 £425 -14.14% 1
Merseyside - 1 £460 -
PMI Certification
England

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 19 (82.61%) PMP
2 17 (73.91%) Project Management
3 13 (56.52%) PRINCE2
3 13 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) PMI
5 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
5 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
5 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
6 5 (21.74%) Escalation Management
6 5 (21.74%) Migration
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 4 (17.39%) Banking
7 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
8 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (13.04%) Change Control
8 3 (13.04%) Business Transformation
8 3 (13.04%) Change Management
8 3 (13.04%) DNA
8 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
9 2 (8.70%) Resource Management
9 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
9 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
9 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 2 (8.70%) Re-Platforming
9 2 (8.70%) DevOps
9 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) 2G
1 1 (4.35%) 3G
1 1 (4.35%) 4G
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) LAN
1 1 (4.35%) LTE
1 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (4.35%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (4.35%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
3 4 (17.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Programme Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Project Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
1 6 (26.09%) PMI
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) Economics
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Licensing
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Project Management
2 13 (56.52%) PRINCE2
2 13 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Risk Management
5 5 (21.74%) Escalation Management
5 5 (21.74%) Migration
6 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Business Transformation
7 3 (13.04%) Change Control
7 3 (13.04%) Change Management
7 3 (13.04%) DNA
7 3 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (13.04%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (8.70%) DevOps
8 2 (8.70%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
8 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) Java
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) PMP
2 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.35%) APMG
3 1 (4.35%) CAPM
3 1 (4.35%) CCIE
3 1 (4.35%) CCNA
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.35%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.35%) MCSE
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) PgMP
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco
1 1 (4.35%) Citrix
1 1 (4.35%) Ericsson
1 1 (4.35%) HP
1 1 (4.35%) Huawei
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.35%) Nokia
1 1 (4.35%) VMware