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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 72 71 75
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing PMI 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.41% 0.11% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.50% 0.48% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £425 £594
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £410 £438
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -6.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
267 207 292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 27.11% 23.63% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 107 140
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £13.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.67 £18.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £19.22 £28.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) PMP
5 2 (33.33%) CMMI
5 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
5 2 (33.33%) eTOM
5 2 (33.33%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
5 2 (33.33%) Business Development
5 2 (33.33%) WFM
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) Transition Management
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
6 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (16.67%) SCADA
6 1 (16.67%) Degree
6 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (16.67%) Change Management
6 1 (16.67%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (16.67%) PRINCE

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) BSS Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ICT Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) ICT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ICT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SCADA Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Business Development
4 2 (33.33%) CMMI
4 2 (33.33%) Competitor Analysis
4 2 (33.33%) eTOM
4 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) WFM
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
5 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) Transition Management
5 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (33.33%) PMP
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) SAP