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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management Institute (PMI)
England / North West
Rank 128 128 126
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs citing PMI 8 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.30% 0.69% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 2.14% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 5
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £416 £411
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.21%
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
788 1214 910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.95% 32.08% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 701 521
Median daily rate £388 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.32% +3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 61 40
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £47.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

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 22 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 -1 5 - -
Cheshire +20 3 £425 - 4
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 10 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (40.00%) PRINCE
5 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (40.00%) Banking
5 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (40.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (30.00%) Change Control
6 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (30.00%) RUP
6 3 (30.00%) Oracle
6 3 (30.00%) DNA
7 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (20.00%) PMP
7 2 (20.00%) Unix
7 2 (20.00%) Windows
7 2 (20.00%) Linux
7 2 (20.00%) MS Project
7 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (20.00%) Change Management
7 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (20.00%) Programme 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) JBoss
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Gradle
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Banking
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Ajax
1 1 (10.00%) EJB
1 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (10.00%) J2EE
1 1 (10.00%) JMS
1 1 (10.00%) jQuery
1 1 (10.00%) JSP
1 1 (10.00%) Servlets
1 1 (10.00%) Struts
1 1 (10.00%) Struts2
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) WSDL
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Business Transformation
4 4 (40.00%) PRINCE
4 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (40.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (30.00%) Change Control
5 3 (30.00%) DNA
5 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (30.00%) RUP
5 3 (30.00%) SDLC
5 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (20.00%) Change Management
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 2 (20.00%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Groovy
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (20.00%) PMP
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) APMG
3 1 (10.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (10.00%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMBOK
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Chordiant