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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 202 223 192
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -31
Contract jobs citing PMI 67 35 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.38% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.23% 1.27% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 26 36
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£375 £500 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £369 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £700 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £21.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
- -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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3011 2760 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.43% 29.63% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1699 1514 1260
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 155 150
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.96 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.75% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £42.50 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
Hampshire +11 27 £325 -53.57% 1
Berkshire +17 22 £440 -4.08% 3
Surrey +2 10 £450 +5.88%
Buckinghamshire -17 5 £375 -
Oxfordshire -19 3 £450 +14.28%
Middlesex - 1 £430 -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

1 114 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 96 (84.21%) Project Management
3 76 (66.67%) PRINCE2
4 49 (42.98%) PMP
5 45 (39.47%) Finance
6 35 (30.70%) MS Project
7 33 (28.95%) Oracle
8 31 (27.19%) Agile Software Development
9 27 (23.68%) Change Management
10 25 (21.93%) MS Office
10 25 (21.93%) ITIL
11 20 (17.54%) Security Cleared
12 17 (14.91%) Data Centre
12 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
12 17 (14.91%) Risk Management
13 16 (14.04%) Project Planning
14 15 (13.16%) Degree
14 15 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (13.16%) Telecoms
15 14 (12.28%) Migration
15 14 (12.28%) MS Excel
15 14 (12.28%) SC Cleared
16 13 (11.40%) Infrastructure Management
16 13 (11.40%) SQL
16 13 (11.40%) Windows
17 12 (10.53%) HP
17 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 11 (9.65%) SharePoint
18 11 (9.65%) Change Control
18 11 (9.65%) Software Delivery

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 11 (9.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.88%) TPMS
Applications
1 35 (30.70%) MS Project
2 25 (21.93%) MS Office
3 14 (12.28%) MS Excel
4 9 (7.89%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (4.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.88%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.88%) Lawson
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.26%) Internet
2 4 (3.51%) LAN
3 3 (2.63%) WAN
3 3 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (1.75%) VoIP
4 2 (1.75%) Wireless
5 1 (0.88%) LTE
5 1 (0.88%) Firewall
5 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database 12c
1 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.63%) OLAP
2 3 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.88%) Big Data
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) JIRA
2 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (39.47%) Finance
2 15 (13.16%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.14%) Publishing
4 4 (3.51%) Billing
5 3 (2.63%) Marketing
6 2 (1.75%) French Language
6 2 (1.75%) German Language
6 2 (1.75%) Italian Language
6 2 (1.75%) Portuguese Language
6 2 (1.75%) Spanish Language
6 2 (1.75%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Retail
7 1 (0.88%) Legal
7 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 82 (71.93%) Project Manager
2 16 (14.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 16 (14.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (8.77%) PMO Manager
3 10 (8.77%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 9 (7.89%) Delivery Manager
5 8 (7.02%) Delivery Project Manager
6 7 (6.14%) Programme Manager
6 7 (6.14%) Software Project Manager
6 7 (6.14%) Software Manager
6 7 (6.14%) Software Delivery Manager
7 5 (4.39%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (4.39%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 4 (3.51%) Technical Project Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Analyst
9 3 (2.63%) Integration Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Integration Project Manager
9 3 (2.63%) Business Manager
10 2 (1.75%) Deployment Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.91%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.89%) Economics
3 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.14%) Data Integration
4 7 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.51%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.75%) EMV
7 1 (0.88%) NHS
7 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.88%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (11.40%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Solaris
2 1 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (84.21%) Project Management
2 76 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 31 (27.19%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (23.68%) Change Management
5 25 (21.93%) ITIL
6 17 (14.91%) Risk Management
7 16 (14.04%) Project Planning
8 15 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (12.28%) Migration
10 13 (11.40%) Infrastructure Management
11 11 (9.65%) Change Control
11 11 (9.65%) Software Delivery
12 10 (8.77%) Data Management
13 9 (7.89%) Waterfall
14 7 (6.14%) Business Transformation
14 7 (6.14%) Programme Management
14 7 (6.14%) ITSM
14 7 (6.14%) PRINCE
15 6 (5.26%) Critical Success Factor
15 6 (5.26%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.40%) SQL
2 8 (7.02%) C
3 1 (0.88%) C++
3 1 (0.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 114 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 49 (42.98%) PMP
3 20 (17.54%) Security Cleared
4 15 (13.16%) Degree
5 14 (12.28%) SC Cleared
6 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.75%) MCP
9 2 (1.75%) MBA
10 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.63%) PMBOK
2 2 (1.75%) QA
2 2 (1.75%) ISO 14001
2 2 (1.75%) ISO 9000
2 2 (1.75%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.88%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (28.95%) Oracle
2 17 (14.91%) Microsoft
3 12 (10.53%) HP
4 4 (3.51%) SAP
5 2 (1.75%) Cognos
5 2 (1.75%) Remedy
6 1 (0.88%) Huawei
6 1 (0.88%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (0.88%) Ciena
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco
6 1 (0.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (0.88%) Ericsson
6 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com