The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI 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 over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 64 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PMI 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% - 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.98% - 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£600 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.72% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
+73.80% -
PMI
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
253 259 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 29.76% 27.29% 33.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 123 117
Average daily rate £413 £350 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £568 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 17
Average hourly rate £29.13 £17.75 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.08% -4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £9.55 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £22.50 £22.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.82% +15.00%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in Reading

PMI
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 7 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) PMP
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) MS Project
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Project
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Transition Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Quality Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Deployment Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) ERP
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (42.86%) PMP
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9000
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
1 1 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus