The table below looks at the statistics for PMI Certification in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI Certification over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Certification
Rank 120 108 115
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 22 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.71% 0.13% 0.47%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.44% 0.45% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £375 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £375 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £425 £383
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.75 £38.49
% change year-on-year
+14.01% -30.50%
PMI Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
901 664 827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.97% 29.75% 26.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 573 363 433
Average daily rate £380 £366 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.82% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £256 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 52 73
Average hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £47.50 £44.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -11.11%

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

PMI Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

PMI Certification Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI Certification across the South West region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

PMI Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

PMI Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

PMI Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

PMI Certification
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the South West region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
Wiltshire -7 8 £365 -2.66%
Gloucestershire - 5 £425 -
Bristol -17 3 £375 - 2
Dorset - - - - 2
Somerset - - - - 1
PMI Certification
England

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing PMI Certification 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 Certification.

1 43 (87.76%) PRINCE2
2 34 (69.39%) PMP
3 30 (61.22%) Project Management
4 24 (48.98%) PMI
5 19 (38.78%) Finance
5 19 (38.78%) MS Project
6 15 (30.61%) ITIL
6 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
7 14 (28.57%) Change Management
8 12 (24.49%) Programme Management
9 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
10 10 (20.41%) PRINCE
11 9 (18.37%) QA
12 8 (16.33%) Portfolio Management
12 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 8 (16.33%) CMMI
13 7 (14.29%) Middleware
13 7 (14.29%) Java
13 7 (14.29%) .NET
13 7 (14.29%) Oracle
13 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
13 7 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
13 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
13 7 (14.29%) P3O
13 7 (14.29%) Degree
13 7 (14.29%) MS Project Server
14 6 (12.24%) Supplier Management
14 6 (12.24%) MS Office
15 5 (10.20%) Service Management

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing PMI Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (14.29%) MS Project Server
2 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 19 (38.78%) MS Project
2 7 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 6 (12.24%) MS Office
4 5 (10.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.04%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Summit
1 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) LAN
2 2 (4.08%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (38.78%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Electronics
3 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 11 (22.45%) Technical Project Manager
2 11 (22.45%) Technical Manager
3 6 (12.24%) Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Junior
6 2 (4.08%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Junior Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Transition Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Project Officer
6 2 (4.08%) Project Support Officer
6 2 (4.08%) Project Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Solvency II Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Programme Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Service Transition Manager
7 1 (2.04%) Logistics Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) .NET
1 7 (14.29%) Middleware
1 7 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.98%) PMI
2 2 (4.08%) VHDL
2 2 (4.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.04%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (87.76%) PRINCE2
2 30 (61.22%) Project Management
3 15 (30.61%) ITIL
4 14 (28.57%) Change Management
5 12 (24.49%) Programme Management
6 11 (22.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (20.41%) PRINCE
8 8 (16.33%) CMMI
8 8 (16.33%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (12.24%) Supplier Management
10 5 (10.20%) Time Management
10 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
10 5 (10.20%) Service Management
10 5 (10.20%) Risk Management
10 5 (10.20%) Business Analysis
11 2 (4.08%) Resource Management
11 2 (4.08%) Earned Value Management
11 2 (4.08%) Migration
12 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
12 1 (2.04%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) Java
2 3 (6.12%) C
3 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (69.39%) PMP
2 10 (20.41%) Security Cleared
3 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (14.29%) Degree
4 7 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.16%) MBA
6 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB
6 1 (2.04%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) QA
2 7 (14.29%) P3O
3 5 (10.20%) ISO 9001
4 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (4.08%) Solvency II
6 1 (2.04%) COBIT
6 1 (2.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (2.04%) BS15000
6 1 (2.04%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) Progress
3 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com