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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Certification
England / North West
Rank 123 121 117
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 11 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.42% 0.75% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.23% 4.06% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 14
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £411 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.34% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £61.75 £50.50
% change year-on-year
-42.51% +22.27%

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
494 689 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 18.82% 18.51% 20.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 353 331
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £258 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 48 60
Median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.50 £14.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.90 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £40.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +80.00%

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 20 February 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 +5 10 £425 -37.50% 2
Cheshire +15 1 - - 4
PMI Certification
England

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 15 (75.00%) Project Management
2 14 (70.00%) PMP
3 12 (60.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (45.00%) Finance
4 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (40.00%) PMI
6 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
7 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (20.00%) Business Transformation
9 3 (15.00%) Change Control
9 3 (15.00%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 3 (15.00%) Change Management
9 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (15.00%) Scrum
9 3 (15.00%) Banking
9 3 (15.00%) DNA
10 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
10 2 (10.00%) MS Project
10 2 (10.00%) Migration
10 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
10 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
10 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.00%) SDLC
10 2 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
10 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
10 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis

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 2 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) 2G
1 1 (5.00%) 3G
1 1 (5.00%) 4G
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LTE
1 1 (5.00%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (5.00%) Value-Added Service
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (15.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Programme Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Business Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) PMI
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Licensing
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) Project Management
2 12 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (20.00%) Business Transformation
7 3 (15.00%) Change Control
7 3 (15.00%) Change Management
7 3 (15.00%) DNA
7 3 (15.00%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 2 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (10.00%) PRINCE
8 2 (10.00%) Process Improvement
8 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
8 2 (10.00%) Re-Platforming
8 2 (10.00%) SDLC
8 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) PMP
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.00%) APMG
3 1 (5.00%) CAPM
3 1 (5.00%) CCIE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) PgMP
3 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.00%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix
1 1 (5.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) Huawei
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Nokia
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) VMware