The first table below looks at the demand for PMI Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI Certification over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Reading region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Certification
Rank 61 53 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 13 17 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.22% 2.15% 2.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.83% 9.04% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 6
Average daily rate £550 £325 £359
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -9.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £320 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £490 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.38 £37.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+10.33% +4.16%
Qualifications Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
339 188 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 31.71% 23.77% 32.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 83 146
Average daily rate £365 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £353
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 7
Average hourly rate £14.84 £18.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.78% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £16.15 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £23.25 £24.75
% change year-on-year
-13.97% -6.06%
PMI Certification
Berkshire

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMI Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMI Certification across the Reading region.

PMI Certification Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI Certification across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

PMI Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing PMI Certification 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 Certification.

1 18 (94.74%) PRINCE2
2 16 (84.21%) PMP
3 14 (73.68%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
4 6 (31.58%) Automotive
4 6 (31.58%) PRINCE
5 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (26.32%) PMI
5 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
5 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
6 4 (21.05%) Logistics
6 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (21.05%) MS Office
6 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
7 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
8 2 (10.53%) MS Project Server
8 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) BPMN
8 2 (10.53%) IPTV
8 2 (10.53%) ISEB
8 2 (10.53%) MS Project
8 2 (10.53%) Service Management
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
9 1 (5.26%) 3G
9 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region citing PMI Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) MS Project Server
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (21.05%) MS Office
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) 3G
1 1 (5.26%) ATM
1 1 (5.26%) SDH
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) LTE
1 1 (5.26%) 4G
1 1 (5.26%) 2G
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
1 6 (31.58%) Automotive
2 5 (26.32%) Manufacturing
3 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Programme Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Supply Chain Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Graduate
4 1 (5.26%) ERP Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) PMI
2 2 (10.53%) IPTV
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) PRINCE2
2 14 (73.68%) Project Management
3 6 (31.58%) PRINCE
4 5 (26.32%) Risk Management
5 4 (21.05%) Logistics
6 3 (15.79%) ITIL
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) BPMN
7 2 (10.53%) Service Management
7 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
8 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
8 1 (5.26%) Change Management
8 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (5.26%) CRM
8 1 (5.26%) ERP
8 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.26%) Capacity Management
8 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 16 (84.21%) PMP
2 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
4 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 2 (10.53%) ISEB
4 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.26%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) JD Edwards
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) SAP