The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South East region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 217 204 178
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -26
Contract jobs citing PMI 28 32 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.38% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.38% 1.86% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 31
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£563 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £356 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £450 £395
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.92%
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% -
Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2023 1720 2030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 21.99% 20.22% 20.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 843 859
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 £200 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 126 175
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% -18.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.30 £43.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -20.32%
PMI
England

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 July 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 29 July 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 -7 11 £700 +55.55% 4
Buckinghamshire -2 7 £300 -47.59%
Surrey 0 5 £425 -10.52% 2
Berkshire +6 3 £500 +75.43% 5
Oxfordshire -2 1 £400 -8.04%
Kent - 1 £550 -
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
Thames Valley - - - -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 77 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 63 (81.82%) PRINCE2
3 52 (67.53%) Project Management
4 26 (33.77%) Finance
5 23 (29.87%) Telecoms
6 19 (24.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (20.78%) MS Project
8 15 (19.48%) PMP
9 12 (15.58%) Project Planning
10 10 (12.99%) Degree
10 10 (12.99%) ITIL
10 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
11 9 (11.69%) Banking
12 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
12 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
12 8 (10.39%) Guidewire
13 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
13 7 (9.09%) PRINCE
13 7 (9.09%) MS Office
13 7 (9.09%) WAN
13 7 (9.09%) Programme Management
14 6 (7.79%) Migration
14 6 (7.79%) Change Management
14 6 (7.79%) Change Control
15 5 (6.49%) Spreadsheet
15 5 (6.49%) LAN
16 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (5.19%) Scrum
16 4 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
16 4 (5.19%) SharePoint

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.90%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.60%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.60%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.30%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.30%) Documentum
4 1 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.30%) FileNet
Applications
1 16 (20.78%) MS Project
2 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
3 7 (9.09%) MS Office
4 5 (6.49%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (3.90%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.60%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) WAN
2 5 (6.49%) LAN
3 4 (5.19%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.90%) 2G
4 3 (3.90%) 3G
4 3 (3.90%) 4G
5 2 (2.60%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (1.30%) Firewall
6 1 (1.30%) RNC
6 1 (1.30%) VLAN
6 1 (1.30%) LTE
6 1 (1.30%) UMTS
6 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.30%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.30%) Big Data
2 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (33.77%) Finance
2 23 (29.87%) Telecoms
3 9 (11.69%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Retail
4 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.60%) Back Office
6 1 (1.30%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.30%) Automotive
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (67.53%) Project Manager
2 8 (10.39%) Programme Manager
3 5 (6.49%) IT Programme Manager
3 5 (6.49%) Transition Manager
4 4 (5.19%) Senior Manager
4 4 (5.19%) Change Manager
4 4 (5.19%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (5.19%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Analyst
5 3 (3.90%) Service Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Change Project Manager
5 3 (3.90%) Service Transition Manager
6 2 (2.60%) Programme Analyst
6 2 (2.60%) PMO Manager
6 2 (2.60%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (2.60%) Data Manager
6 2 (2.60%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 2 (2.60%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.60%) J2EE
2 1 (1.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.60%) FMCG
2 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.30%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (1.30%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.90%) Windows
1 3 (3.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
2 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (81.82%) PRINCE2
2 52 (67.53%) Project Management
3 19 (24.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (15.58%) Project Planning
5 10 (12.99%) ITIL
6 8 (10.39%) Risk Management
7 7 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 7 (9.09%) PRINCE
8 6 (7.79%) Change Management
8 6 (7.79%) Migration
8 6 (7.79%) Change Control
9 4 (5.19%) Budget Control
9 4 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (5.19%) Scrum
10 3 (3.90%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.90%) Document Management
10 3 (3.90%) Critical Path Analysis
10 3 (3.90%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.90%) Service Management
10 3 (3.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.90%) Java
1 3 (3.90%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 77 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 15 (19.48%) PMP
3 10 (12.99%) Degree
4 7 (9.09%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.19%) APMP
5 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (3.90%) ISEB
6 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.30%) CCNA
8 1 (1.30%) MBA
8 1 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.60%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.30%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.30%) WSUS
1 1 (1.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.39%) Guidewire
3 4 (5.19%) Oracle
4 3 (3.90%) EMC
4 3 (3.90%) NetApp
4 3 (3.90%) Primavera
4 3 (3.90%) VMware
4 3 (3.90%) Lotus
5 2 (2.60%) Citrix
5 2 (2.60%) SAP
5 2 (2.60%) Cisco
5 2 (2.60%) IBM
6 1 (1.30%) HP
6 1 (1.30%) Cognos
6 1 (1.30%) Siebel
6 1 (1.30%) Plumtree
6 1 (1.30%) Nokia
6 1 (1.30%) Huawei
6 1 (1.30%) Planview
6 1 (1.30%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £700 - £800 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £700 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
The People Network
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 16 days ago