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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Certification
Rank 129 112 92
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -20
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 38 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.97% 0.91% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.53% 4.48% 6.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 15 29
Median daily rate £425 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £414
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £32.38
% change year-on-year
+23.28% +12.74%
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
839 736 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.44% 20.21% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 334 325
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £504 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 82 74
Median hourly rate £37.48 £21.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.35% +18.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £11.50 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.75 £59.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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
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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Cheshire -1 19 £425 +2.40%
Manchester -18 10 £500 -
Merseyside +1 7 £325 -
Lancashire +3 2 £445 -
PMI Certification
England

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 56 (73.68%) Project Management
2 48 (63.16%) PRINCE2
3 45 (59.21%) PMI
4 38 (50.00%) PMP
5 24 (31.58%) Finance
6 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
7 20 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (23.68%) PRINCE
9 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
9 14 (18.42%) JBoss
9 14 (18.42%) JSP
9 14 (18.42%) ITIL
9 14 (18.42%) Java
10 13 (17.11%) Oracle
10 13 (17.11%) Service Management
11 12 (15.79%) Change Management
11 12 (15.79%) Degree
12 11 (14.47%) Programme Management
12 11 (14.47%) MS Project
13 10 (13.16%) MS Office
13 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (13.16%) SIEM
14 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
15 8 (10.53%) LAMP
15 8 (10.53%) Hibernate
15 8 (10.53%) Security Management
15 8 (10.53%) CMMI
15 8 (10.53%) Internet
15 8 (10.53%) Red Hat

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 (18.42%) JBoss
2 8 (10.53%) Apache
2 8 (10.53%) CICS
2 8 (10.53%) IIS
2 8 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 8 (10.53%) WebSphere
3 6 (7.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.47%) MS Project
3 10 (13.16%) MS Office
4 8 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) CA PPM
1 1 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.53%) Internet
2 7 (9.21%) Firewall
3 6 (7.89%) DNS
3 6 (7.89%) SSL
4 3 (3.95%) 2G
4 3 (3.95%) 3G
4 3 (3.95%) 4G
4 3 (3.95%) GSM
4 3 (3.95%) LTE
4 3 (3.95%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (3.95%) UMTS
5 2 (2.63%) MPLS
6 1 (1.32%) LAN
6 1 (1.32%) Network Security
6 1 (1.32%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.53%) DB2
1 8 (10.53%) MySQL
2 5 (6.58%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (10.53%) ClearCase
1 8 (10.53%) Subversion
2 1 (1.32%) JIRA
2 1 (1.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Banking
2 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (1.32%) Dutch Language
4 1 (1.32%) French Language
4 1 (1.32%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.32%) Swedish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (56.58%) Project Manager
2 9 (11.84%) Transition Manager
2 9 (11.84%) Transition Project Manager
3 6 (7.89%) Architect
4 5 (6.58%) Analyst
4 5 (6.58%) IT Manager
4 5 (6.58%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (6.58%) Security Manager
4 5 (6.58%) Security Project Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Data Centre Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Migration Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Network Security Manager
5 4 (5.26%) Project Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Web Engineer
5 4 (5.26%) Web Hosting Engineer
6 3 (3.95%) Graduate
6 3 (3.95%) Junior
6 3 (3.95%) Migration Project Manager
6 3 (3.95%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (3.95%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) JSP
2 8 (10.53%) EJB
2 8 (10.53%) Hibernate
2 8 (10.53%) J2EE
2 8 (10.53%) JMS
2 8 (10.53%) LAMP
2 8 (10.53%) Servlets
2 8 (10.53%) Struts
2 8 (10.53%) Web Services
2 8 (10.53%) WSDL
2 8 (10.53%) XML
2 8 (10.53%) XSD
3 6 (7.89%) .NET
3 6 (7.89%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.95%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (59.21%) PMI
2 8 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 7 (9.21%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (6.58%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
7 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.32%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.32%) Economics
8 1 (1.32%) iPad
8 1 (1.32%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.53%) Linux
1 8 (10.53%) Windows
2 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (73.68%) Project Management
2 48 (63.16%) PRINCE2
3 20 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (23.68%) PRINCE
5 14 (18.42%) ITIL
6 13 (17.11%) Service Management
7 12 (15.79%) Change Management
8 11 (14.47%) Programme Management
9 10 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (13.16%) SIEM
10 9 (11.84%) Waterfall
11 8 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
11 8 (10.53%) Capacity Management
11 8 (10.53%) CMMI
11 8 (10.53%) RUP
11 8 (10.53%) SDLC
11 8 (10.53%) Security Management
12 7 (9.21%) Problem Management
13 6 (7.89%) Asset Management
13 6 (7.89%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) Java
2 8 (10.53%) Assembly Language
2 8 (10.53%) COBOL
2 8 (10.53%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.53%) PHP
2 8 (10.53%) SQL
3 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
3 3 (3.95%) C
3 3 (3.95%) C++
3 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (50.00%) PMP
2 12 (15.79%) Degree
3 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 7 (9.21%) PgMP
5 6 (7.89%) MCITP
5 6 (7.89%) MCTS
5 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (7.89%) RHCE
6 5 (6.58%) Sun Certification
7 4 (5.26%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.95%) APMP
8 3 (3.95%) MCP
9 1 (1.32%) CCNA
9 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.32%) HNC
9 1 (1.32%) HND
9 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.32%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) QA
2 3 (3.95%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) FATCA
3 1 (1.32%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.32%) Solvency II
System Software
1 6 (7.89%) Active Directory
1 6 (7.89%) UAG
2 1 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) Puppet
1 8 (10.53%) Red Hat Satellite
2 3 (3.95%) OpenView
2 3 (3.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.11%) Oracle
3 8 (10.53%) ArcSight
3 8 (10.53%) Brocade
3 8 (10.53%) Chordiant
3 8 (10.53%) HP
3 8 (10.53%) Red Hat
4 7 (9.21%) IBM
5 5 (6.58%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (6.58%) Sun
6 3 (3.95%) Ericsson
6 3 (3.95%) Huawei
6 3 (3.95%) Nokia
6 3 (3.95%) Nokia Networks
7 2 (2.63%) BT
7 2 (2.63%) Cisco
7 2 (2.63%) F5
7 2 (2.63%) SAP
8 1 (1.32%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (1.32%) Siemens