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 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 153 153 122
Rank change year-on-year
0 -31
Contract jobs citing PMI 3 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.086% 0.31% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 1.08% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 10
Median daily rate £325 £400 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -10.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £21.00
PMI
England

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
1142 1208 1026
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.66% 28.77% 32.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 744 539
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 56 69
Median hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £15.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +23.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £44.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

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 25 August 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
Lancashire +13 1 - -
Merseyside +10 1 £325 -
Cheshire +3 1 - - 1
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 21 (95.45%) PRINCE2
1 21 (95.45%) PMI Certification
2 18 (81.82%) Project Management
3 11 (50.00%) ITIL
4 9 (40.91%) MySQL
4 9 (40.91%) IIS
4 9 (40.91%) PHP
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
4 9 (40.91%) Linux
4 9 (40.91%) Apache
4 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
4 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) Security Management
4 9 (40.91%) LAMP
4 9 (40.91%) Brocade
4 9 (40.91%) Puppet
4 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Satellite
4 9 (40.91%) Capacity Management
5 8 (36.36%) Internet
6 6 (27.27%) JSP
6 6 (27.27%) RHCE
6 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
6 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (27.27%) DNS
6 6 (27.27%) SSL
6 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
6 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
6 6 (27.27%) JBoss
6 6 (27.27%) .NET
6 6 (27.27%) Java

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 9 (40.91%) Apache
1 9 (40.91%) IIS
2 6 (27.27%) JBoss
2 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
2 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Project
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) Internet
2 6 (27.27%) DNS
2 6 (27.27%) SSL
3 3 (13.64%) 2G
3 3 (13.64%) 3G
3 3 (13.64%) 4G
3 3 (13.64%) GSM
3 3 (13.64%) LTE
3 3 (13.64%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (13.64%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) MySQL
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) Project Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Web Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Web Hosting Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Data Centre Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Migration Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Finance Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.55%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Rollout Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (40.91%) LAMP
2 6 (27.27%) .NET
2 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
2 6 (27.27%) JSP
3 3 (13.64%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) PRINCE2
2 18 (81.82%) Project Management
3 11 (50.00%) ITIL
4 9 (40.91%) Capacity Management
4 9 (40.91%) Security Management
5 4 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Migration
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (13.64%) Problem Management
6 3 (13.64%) Programme Management
6 3 (13.64%) Project Planning
6 3 (13.64%) Server Hardening
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (9.09%) Security Operations
7 2 (9.09%) SIEM
8 1 (4.55%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) PHP
2 6 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.64%) C
3 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (95.45%) PMI Certification
2 6 (27.27%) MCITP
2 6 (27.27%) MCTS
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (27.27%) RHCE
3 2 (9.09%) APMP
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) HNC
3 2 (9.09%) HND
4 1 (4.55%) ISEB
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 6 (27.27%) UAG
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Puppet
1 9 (40.91%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Brocade
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
1 9 (40.91%) Red Hat
2 3 (13.64%) Ericsson
2 3 (13.64%) F5
2 3 (13.64%) Huawei
2 3 (13.64%) Nokia
2 3 (13.64%) Nokia Networks
3 1 (4.55%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (4.55%) BT
3 1 (4.55%) Siemens