The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management Institute (PMI)
England / North West
Rank 126 141 127
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Contract jobs citing PMI 5 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.45% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 1.37% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 6
Median daily rate - £489 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £416 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.10% -2.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
802 1240 897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.83% 32.67% 28.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 688 517
Median daily rate £376 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 59 43
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.30 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.13 £36.27
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing PMI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

PMI
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 across the North West region.

PMI Daily Rate Trend in the North West

PMI
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 within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 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 +6 5 - - 1
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMI 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.

1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
1 7 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (57.14%) Business Transformation
4 3 (42.86%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 3 (42.86%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) DNA
5 2 (28.57%) PMP
5 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
5 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) PgMP
6 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 1 (14.29%) APMG
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) Line Management

PMI
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Value-Added Service
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) PMO Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Economics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Risk Management
3 4 (57.14%) Business Transformation
3 4 (57.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 3 (42.86%) DNA
4 3 (42.86%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (28.57%) Process Improvement
5 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 2 (28.57%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
6 1 (14.29%) Coaching
6 1 (14.29%) DevOps
6 1 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (28.57%) PMP
3 1 (14.29%) APMG
3 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
3 1 (14.29%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMBOK