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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 208 196 188
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs citing PMI 52 47 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.52% 0.50% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.82% 1.84% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 19
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£450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £378 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £494 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £165.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £165.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
- +295.20%
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
2859 2554 2104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 28.75% 27.39% 25.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1512 1373 1017
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 157 180
Average hourly rate £18.95 £20.50 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.56% -14.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.65 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +3.52%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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
Berkshire -2 12 £425 - 3
Buckinghamshire -8 12 £265 -36.71% 2
Oxfordshire -7 11 £500 +20.48% 1
Surrey -1 4 £333 -5.00% 1
West Sussex -18 4 £505 +18.82% 1
Hampshire -4 3 £404 -14.96% 2
Sussex - 2 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 £410 -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 104 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 90 (86.54%) Project Management
3 80 (76.92%) PRINCE2
4 42 (40.38%) Finance
5 40 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 27 (25.96%) Software Delivery
8 26 (25.00%) MS Project
9 25 (24.04%) Release Management
10 23 (22.12%) PMP
11 22 (21.15%) Change Management
12 19 (18.27%) ITIL
13 16 (15.38%) Waterfall
13 16 (15.38%) Security Cleared
14 15 (14.42%) Scrum
15 14 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (13.46%) Project Planning
15 14 (13.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 12 (11.54%) SC Cleared
16 12 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 12 (11.54%) Radio Access Network
16 12 (11.54%) HP
16 12 (11.54%) MS Office
17 11 (10.58%) C
18 10 (9.62%) Billing
19 9 (8.65%) Degree
20 8 (7.69%) Business Development
20 8 (7.69%) Publishing
20 8 (7.69%) Oracle
20 8 (7.69%) Financial Modelling

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 4 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) CMS
2 1 (0.96%) Drupal
2 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (25.00%) MS Project
2 12 (11.54%) MS Office
3 7 (6.73%) MS Excel
4 5 (4.81%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.88%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.96%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.96%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.96%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle BRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.54%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (4.81%) Wireless
3 3 (2.88%) LAN
4 2 (1.92%) Internet
5 1 (0.96%) 3G
5 1 (0.96%) DWDM
5 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.96%) 2G
5 1 (0.96%) LTE
5 1 (0.96%) 4G
5 1 (0.96%) WAN
5 1 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.88%) OLAP
2 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.96%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) JIRA
2 1 (0.96%) UltraEdit
General
1 42 (40.38%) Finance
2 32 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 10 (9.62%) Billing
4 8 (7.69%) Publishing
5 4 (3.85%) Banking
5 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.92%) Retail
7 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.96%) Automotive
7 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (51.92%) Project Manager
2 20 (19.23%) Delivery Manager
3 19 (18.27%) Technical Manager
4 17 (16.35%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 10 (9.62%) Agile Project Manager
6 6 (5.77%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Senior Project Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Programme Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Senior Manager
6 6 (5.77%) Release Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Business Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Delivery Project Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Technical Project Manager
8 4 (3.85%) Software Manager
9 3 (2.88%) Process Manager
9 3 (2.88%) Software Delivery Manager
9 3 (2.88%) Software Project Manager
9 3 (2.88%) Business Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.77%) Economics
2 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (2.88%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.96%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.96%) EMV
4 1 (0.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.96%) Windows
1 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (86.54%) Project Management
2 80 (76.92%) PRINCE2
3 40 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (25.96%) Software Delivery
5 25 (24.04%) Release Management
6 22 (21.15%) Change Management
7 19 (18.27%) ITIL
8 16 (15.38%) Waterfall
9 15 (14.42%) Scrum
10 14 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (13.46%) Project Planning
10 14 (13.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
11 8 (7.69%) Customer Insight
11 8 (7.69%) Business Development
12 7 (6.73%) Risk Management
12 7 (6.73%) ERP
13 6 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (5.77%) Line Management
13 6 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.58%) C
2 1 (0.96%) SQL
2 1 (0.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 104 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 23 (22.12%) PMP
3 16 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 12 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 12 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 9 (8.65%) Degree
6 5 (4.81%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) ISO 9000
1 2 (1.92%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.92%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.96%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.96%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.96%) GxP
2 1 (0.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (11.54%) HP
2 8 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (3.85%) Cognos
3 4 (3.85%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.88%) EMC
5 2 (1.92%) Ericsson
5 2 (1.92%) SAP
6 1 (0.96%) Cisco
6 1 (0.96%) Nokia
6 1 (0.96%) Siemens
6 1 (0.96%) Lotus
6 1 (0.96%) VMware
6 1 (0.96%) Huawei
6 1 (0.96%) Brocade
6 1 (0.96%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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