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 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Certification
Rank 124 138 115
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -23
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 25 19 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.68% 0.50% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.49% 2.37% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 14
Median daily rate £350 £401 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% -0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £341 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £490 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £395
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -3.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +66.34%
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
717 803 588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.54% 21.27% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 422 295
Median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £214 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 62 50
Median hourly rate £42.73 £30.52 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +38.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £14.85 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £56.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

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
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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -12 9 £375 -6.25% 3
Cheshire +5 8 £350 +2.94% 1
Merseyside +4 6 £325 - 3
Lancashire -5 2 £400 -18.25%
PMI Certification
England

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 46 (75.41%) PRINCE2
1 46 (75.41%) Project Management
2 33 (54.10%) PMI
3 29 (47.54%) PMP
4 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
5 17 (27.87%) Finance
6 16 (26.23%) ITIL
7 14 (22.95%) JBoss
7 14 (22.95%) Java
7 14 (22.95%) JSP
8 13 (21.31%) Oracle
8 13 (21.31%) PRINCE
8 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (19.67%) Change Management
10 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
10 11 (18.03%) SIEM
11 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
11 10 (16.39%) MS Project
11 10 (16.39%) Service Management
12 9 (14.75%) Security Management
12 9 (14.75%) LAMP
12 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (14.75%) Brocade
12 9 (14.75%) MS Office
12 9 (14.75%) PHP
12 9 (14.75%) MySQL
12 9 (14.75%) Apache
12 9 (14.75%) Windows
12 9 (14.75%) Linux
12 9 (14.75%) IIS

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:

Application Platforms
1 14 (22.95%) JBoss
2 9 (14.75%) Apache
2 9 (14.75%) IIS
3 8 (13.11%) CICS
3 8 (13.11%) WebLogic
3 8 (13.11%) WebSphere
4 7 (11.48%) SharePoint
5 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.39%) MS Project
3 9 (14.75%) MS Office
4 8 (13.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.75%) Internet
2 7 (11.48%) Firewall
3 6 (9.84%) DNS
3 6 (9.84%) SSL
4 3 (4.92%) 2G
4 3 (4.92%) 3G
4 3 (4.92%) 4G
4 3 (4.92%) GSM
4 3 (4.92%) LTE
4 3 (4.92%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (4.92%) UMTS
5 2 (3.28%) LAN
5 2 (3.28%) MPLS
6 1 (1.64%) Network Security
6 1 (1.64%) VoIP
6 1 (1.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) MySQL
2 8 (13.11%) DB2
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (13.11%) ClearCase
1 8 (13.11%) Subversion
2 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.92%) Banking
4 1 (1.64%) French Language
4 1 (1.64%) Legal
4 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.64%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Project Manager
2 9 (14.75%) Transition Manager
2 9 (14.75%) Transition Project Manager
3 5 (8.20%) Architect
3 5 (8.20%) IT Manager
3 5 (8.20%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (8.20%) Project Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Security Manager
3 5 (8.20%) Security Project Manager
3 5 (8.20%) Web Engineer
3 5 (8.20%) Web Hosting Engineer
4 4 (6.56%) Data Centre Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Migration Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Network Security Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Designer
5 3 (4.92%) Migration Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) SIEM Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) JSP
2 9 (14.75%) LAMP
3 8 (13.11%) EJB
3 8 (13.11%) Hibernate
3 8 (13.11%) J2EE
3 8 (13.11%) JMS
3 8 (13.11%) Servlets
3 8 (13.11%) Struts
3 8 (13.11%) Web Services
3 8 (13.11%) WSDL
3 8 (13.11%) XML
3 8 (13.11%) XSD
4 6 (9.84%) .NET
4 6 (9.84%) .NET Framework
5 3 (4.92%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (54.10%) PMI
2 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
3 8 (13.11%) Mainframe
4 7 (11.48%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.64%) iPad
6 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
1 9 (14.75%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (9.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) PRINCE2
1 46 (75.41%) Project Management
2 16 (26.23%) ITIL
3 13 (21.31%) PRINCE
3 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (19.67%) Change Management
5 11 (18.03%) SIEM
6 10 (16.39%) Service Management
7 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (14.75%) Capacity Management
7 9 (14.75%) Security Management
8 8 (13.11%) Agile Project Management
8 8 (13.11%) CMMI
8 8 (13.11%) Migration
8 8 (13.11%) RUP
8 8 (13.11%) SDLC
8 8 (13.11%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.84%) Problem Management
10 5 (8.20%) Automated Testing
10 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) Java
2 9 (14.75%) PHP
3 8 (13.11%) Assembly Language
3 8 (13.11%) COBOL
3 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
3 8 (13.11%) SQL
4 5 (8.20%) C
5 3 (4.92%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (47.54%) PMP
2 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (9.84%) MCITP
3 6 (9.84%) MCTS
3 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (9.84%) RHCE
4 5 (8.20%) Security Cleared
4 5 (8.20%) Sun Certification
5 3 (4.92%) Degree
6 2 (3.28%) HNC
6 2 (3.28%) HND
6 2 (3.28%) MCP
7 1 (1.64%) APMP
7 1 (1.64%) CCNA
7 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.64%) ISEB
7 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.64%) PgMP
7 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) QA
2 2 (3.28%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
1 6 (9.84%) UAG
2 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) Puppet
1 9 (14.75%) Red Hat Satellite
2 2 (3.28%) OpenView
2 2 (3.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) Oracle
3 9 (14.75%) Brocade
3 9 (14.75%) Red Hat
4 8 (13.11%) ArcSight
4 8 (13.11%) Chordiant
5 7 (11.48%) IBM
6 6 (9.84%) HP
7 5 (8.20%) PeopleSoft
7 5 (8.20%) Sun
8 3 (4.92%) Ericsson
8 3 (4.92%) F5
8 3 (4.92%) Huawei
8 3 (4.92%) Nokia
8 3 (4.92%) Nokia Networks
9 2 (3.28%) BT
9 2 (3.28%) Cisco
10 1 (1.64%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 1 (1.64%) CA
10 1 (1.64%) Siemens