The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 222 198 202
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Contract jobs citing PMI 30 46 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.53% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 2.12% 2.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 21
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£430 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £313 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.75 £36.25
% change year-on-year
- -26.20%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2562 2171 2538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.74% 24.97% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1387 1152 1139
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £205 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 119 185
Average hourly rate £17.50 £24.63 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.93% +17.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.65 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.58% -32.69%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PMI
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

PMI Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PMI
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMI across the South East region.

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PMI
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
Hampshire -16 8 £700 +33.33% 3
Buckinghamshire -2 6 £400 -38.46%
Surrey -13 6 £425 - 7
Oxfordshire -4 4 £394 -15.32%
Berkshire +7 3 £459 +7.94%
Kent - 2 £550 - 1
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Thames Valley - - - -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 63 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 56 (88.89%) PRINCE2
3 44 (69.84%) Project Management
4 19 (30.16%) Telecoms
5 18 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (23.81%) Finance
6 15 (23.81%) PMP
6 15 (23.81%) MS Project
7 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
7 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (15.87%) Degree
8 10 (15.87%) Guidewire
9 9 (14.29%) ITIL
9 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 8 (12.70%) Project Planning
10 8 (12.70%) Banking
11 7 (11.11%) WAN
11 7 (11.11%) SQL
12 6 (9.52%) MS Office
12 6 (9.52%) PRINCE
12 6 (9.52%) Migration
12 6 (9.52%) Risk Management
12 6 (9.52%) Change Management
13 5 (7.94%) Programme Management
13 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
13 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
14 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
14 4 (6.35%) Budget Control
14 4 (6.35%) Spreadsheet

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.76%) IBM Notes
2 3 (4.76%) MS Project Server
3 2 (3.17%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.59%) FileNet
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) MS Project
2 9 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 6 (9.52%) MS Office
4 4 (6.35%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.11%) WAN
2 4 (6.35%) LAN
3 3 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.17%) 2G
4 2 (3.17%) 3G
4 2 (3.17%) MPLS
4 2 (3.17%) 4G
4 2 (3.17%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.59%) Firewall
5 1 (1.59%) VLAN
5 1 (1.59%) LTE
5 1 (1.59%) UMTS
5 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) Big Data
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
General
1 19 (30.16%) Telecoms
2 15 (23.81%) Finance
3 8 (12.70%) Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Retail
5 2 (3.17%) Automotive
5 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.17%) Advertising
6 1 (1.59%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) German Language
Job Titles
1 41 (65.08%) Project Manager
2 10 (15.87%) Programme Manager
3 7 (11.11%) IT Programme Manager
4 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (7.94%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Technical Project Manager
5 4 (6.35%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Transition Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Service Transition Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.17%) Change Manager
7 2 (3.17%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 2 (3.17%) E-Commerce Manager
8 1 (1.59%) Data Manager
8 1 (1.59%) Project Officer
8 1 (1.59%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) XML
2 2 (3.17%) J2EE
3 1 (1.59%) HTML
3 1 (1.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.59%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 44 (69.84%) Project Management
3 18 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (14.29%) ITIL
6 8 (12.70%) Project Planning
7 6 (9.52%) PRINCE
7 6 (9.52%) Change Management
7 6 (9.52%) Risk Management
7 6 (9.52%) Migration
8 5 (7.94%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.35%) Budget Control
9 4 (6.35%) Change Control
9 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.76%) Scrum
10 3 (4.76%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.76%) Critical Path Analysis
10 3 (4.76%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 63 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 15 (23.81%) PMP
3 10 (15.87%) Degree
4 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (6.35%) CCNA
5 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (4.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.17%) APMP
7 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.17%) ISEB
7 2 (3.17%) CCNP
8 1 (1.59%) MBA
8 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.59%) WSUS
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.87%) Guidewire
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) SAP
3 4 (6.35%) Cisco
3 4 (6.35%) VMware
4 3 (4.76%) NetApp
4 3 (4.76%) Lotus
4 3 (4.76%) HP
4 3 (4.76%) EMC
5 2 (3.17%) Citrix
5 2 (3.17%) IBM
5 2 (3.17%) Primavera
5 2 (3.17%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.59%) Siebel
6 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.59%) Remedy
6 1 (1.59%) Nokia
6 1 (1.59%) Huawei
6 1 (1.59%) Planview
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