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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 150 115 123
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +8
Contract jobs citing PMI 10 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.26% 0.63% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 2.05% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 3
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£470 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.96% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £233 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £494 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £405 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.46% -4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £21.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+73.80% -21.49%
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
1050 926 789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 27.03% 30.56% 28.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 486 367
Average daily rate £375 £368 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £585 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 56 48
Average hourly rate £16.84 £15.50 £16.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.64% -7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +5.00%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMI across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -13 5 £475 +11.76% 5
Cheshire -10 2 £425 -5.02%
Lancashire +5 1 £489 +22.32%
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PMI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMI.

1 33 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 27 (81.82%) Project Management
3 17 (51.52%) Process Management
3 17 (51.52%) Manufacturing
3 17 (51.52%) Informatics
4 16 (48.48%) Pharmaceutical
4 16 (48.48%) GMP
4 16 (48.48%) GxP
5 15 (45.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 14 (42.42%) Finance
7 12 (36.36%) Validation
8 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
9 8 (24.24%) ITIL
9 8 (24.24%) PRINCE
10 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
11 4 (12.12%) Banking
12 3 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
12 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (9.09%) SDLC
12 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
12 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (9.09%) CMMI
12 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
12 3 (9.09%) Change Management
12 3 (9.09%) RUP
12 3 (9.09%) MS Project
12 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
12 3 (9.09%) HP
13 2 (6.06%) Java

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing PMI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) WAN
General
1 17 (51.52%) Manufacturing
2 16 (48.48%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (42.42%) Finance
4 4 (12.12%) Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Retail
5 2 (6.06%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (51.52%) Architect
1 17 (51.52%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Release Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Head of Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Telephony Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Business Manager
4 1 (3.03%) IT Operations Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Change Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (51.52%) Informatics
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
1 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
1 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Project Management
2 17 (51.52%) Process Management
3 12 (36.36%) Validation
4 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 8 (24.24%) ITIL
5 8 (24.24%) PRINCE
6 7 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.12%) Problem Management
8 3 (9.09%) SDLC
8 3 (9.09%) RUP
8 3 (9.09%) CMMI
8 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 3 (9.09%) Change Management
8 3 (9.09%) Programme Management
8 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (6.06%) Project Planning
9 2 (6.06%) Service Management
9 2 (6.06%) Change Control
9 2 (6.06%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) Java
Qualifications
1 33 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.03%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (48.48%) GMP
1 16 (48.48%) GxP
2 15 (45.45%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 3 (9.09%) HP
2 2 (6.06%) ION Trading
3 1 (3.03%) Avaya
3 1 (3.03%) Cognizant
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