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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 206 208 203
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing PMI 45 40 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.50% 0.45% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.57% 1.56% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 15
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £325 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £408 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.29% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - £43.75
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
2865 2557 2232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.66% 28.47% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1520 1381 1067
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 £240 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 150 148
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.60 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Buckinghamshire +8 15 £265 -36.71% 1
Oxfordshire -12 8 £500 +20.48% 1
Berkshire +6 7 £400 -8.57% 4
Hampshire -1 7 £400 -14.89% 3
West Sussex -19 3 £505 +18.82% 2
Middlesex +5 1 £700 +53.84%
Kent - 1 £525 -
M4 Corridor - 1 £410 -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 88 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 80 (90.91%) Project Management
3 60 (68.18%) PRINCE2
4 47 (53.41%) Finance
5 32 (36.36%) PMP
6 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (29.55%) MS Project
8 22 (25.00%) Change Management
8 22 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 18 (20.45%) Security Cleared
9 18 (20.45%) Software Delivery
10 14 (15.91%) MS Office
11 13 (14.77%) Project Planning
11 13 (14.77%) SC Cleared
11 13 (14.77%) Release Management
11 13 (14.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 12 (13.64%) Waterfall
12 12 (13.64%) Radio Access Network
12 12 (13.64%) C
13 11 (12.50%) Scrum
13 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 10 (11.36%) ITIL
14 10 (11.36%) HP
15 9 (10.23%) Degree
16 8 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
16 8 (9.09%) Customer Insight
16 8 (9.09%) Business Development
16 8 (9.09%) Risk Management
16 8 (9.09%) Publishing
16 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.14%) Drupal
2 1 (1.14%) CMS
2 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (29.55%) MS Project
2 14 (15.91%) MS Office
3 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.64%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (5.68%) Wireless
3 2 (2.27%) LAN
3 2 (2.27%) Internet
4 1 (1.14%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.14%) LTE
4 1 (1.14%) 4G
4 1 (1.14%) 2G
4 1 (1.14%) 3G
4 1 (1.14%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (3.41%) OLAP
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.14%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) UltraEdit
General
1 47 (53.41%) Finance
2 22 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.09%) Publishing
4 6 (6.82%) Billing
5 4 (4.55%) Banking
6 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.27%) Retail
7 1 (1.14%) Back Office
7 1 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 49 (55.68%) Project Manager
2 15 (17.05%) Technical Manager
2 15 (17.05%) Delivery Manager
3 12 (13.64%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 9 (10.23%) Agile Project Manager
5 6 (6.82%) Senior Manager
5 6 (6.82%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (6.82%) PMO Manager
5 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 6 (6.82%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Delivery Project Manager
7 4 (4.55%) Business Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Software Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Software Manager
8 3 (3.41%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) Economics
2 5 (5.68%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.41%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.41%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.41%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.14%) Smart Meter
6 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.14%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.14%) EMV
6 1 (1.14%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) Windows
2 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (90.91%) Project Management
2 60 (68.18%) PRINCE2
3 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (25.00%) Change Management
5 18 (20.45%) Software Delivery
6 13 (14.77%) Project Planning
6 13 (14.77%) Release Management
7 12 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 11 (12.50%) Scrum
8 11 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 10 (11.36%) ITIL
10 8 (9.09%) Financial Modelling
10 8 (9.09%) Customer Insight
10 8 (9.09%) Business Development
10 8 (9.09%) Risk Management
10 8 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (5.68%) SDLC
12 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.55%) Data Management
12 4 (4.55%) Critical Success Factor
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.64%) C
2 3 (3.41%) SQL
3 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 88 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 32 (36.36%) PMP
3 18 (20.45%) Security Cleared
4 13 (14.77%) SC Cleared
4 13 (14.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 9 (10.23%) Degree
6 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (1.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) ISO 9000
1 2 (2.27%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.27%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.14%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.14%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) HP
2 8 (9.09%) Oracle
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.27%) SAP
4 2 (2.27%) Cognos
4 2 (2.27%) Huawei
5 1 (1.14%) Ciena
5 1 (1.14%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (1.14%) Brocade
5 1 (1.14%) VMware
5 1 (1.14%) Cisco
5 1 (1.14%) EMC
5 1 (1.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (1.14%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.14%) Nokia
5 1 (1.14%) Siemens
5 1 (1.14%) Lotus
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