The table below looks at the statistics for CMMI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CMMI over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)
Rank 579 526 486
Rank change year-on-year
-53 -40
Contract jobs citing CMMI 30 62 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.15% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 34 35
Average daily rate
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£275 £430 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.04% +14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £281 £425 £325
% change year-on-year
-33.82% +30.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £35.25 - £55.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 - £51.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 - £59.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 - £50.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42637 40757 35014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.47% 74.91% 73.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26600 25526 20864
Average daily rate £413 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1237 1168 1069
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.99 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.03% -9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.88 £50.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

CMMI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CMMI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CMMI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CMMI
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CMMI within the UK.

CMMI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CMMI
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CMMI within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

CMMI Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

CMMI
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMMI within the UK.

CMMI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CMMI
Top 29 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMMI within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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
England -34 28 £275 -31.25% 3
Tyne and Wear +1 8 £263 +29.62%
North East +1 8 £263 +29.62%
Newcastle upon Tyne 0 8 £263 +29.62%
London -10 6 £255 -50.84%
North West - 5 £294 -
South East -10 4 £425 +41.66% 2
East of England +7 3 - -
Hertfordshire +6 2 - -
Berkshire -2 2 £575 +109.09% 1
Yorkshire -15 2 - -
West Yorkshire -16 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £400 -
Lancashire - 2 - -
Stevenage - 2 - -
City of London +9 1 - -
Scotland -4 1 - -
Glasgow -4 1 - -
Leeds -18 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £405 -
Essex - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £425 -
Harlow - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Bingley - 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £575 -
Southampton - 1 £425 -

CMMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CMMI 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 CMMI.

1 34 (45.33%) ITIL
2 25 (33.33%) Project Management
3 20 (26.67%) Degree
4 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (24.00%) Release Management
5 18 (24.00%) Finance
6 17 (22.67%) Change Management
7 16 (21.33%) Service Management
7 16 (21.33%) Configuration Management
8 15 (20.00%) .NET
8 15 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (17.33%) UNIX
9 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
10 12 (16.00%) PRINCE2
10 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
11 11 (14.67%) StarTeam
11 11 (14.67%) Scrum
12 10 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (13.33%) MS Office
12 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
13 9 (12.00%) Problem Management
13 9 (12.00%) Kanban
13 9 (12.00%) C#
13 9 (12.00%) SAN
13 9 (12.00%) ITSM
14 8 (10.67%) PMI
14 8 (10.67%) PMI Certification
14 8 (10.67%) RUP
14 8 (10.67%) Java
14 8 (10.67%) JavaScript

CMMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CMMI 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 CMMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.33%) JBoss
2 1 (1.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.33%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (13.33%) MS Office
2 5 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.33%) MS Project
4 3 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (14.67%) StarTeam
3 8 (10.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.00%) Subversion
5 2 (2.67%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.67%) Maven
5 2 (2.67%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.33%) JIRA
6 1 (1.33%) ClearCase
General
1 18 (24.00%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.33%) French Language
4 3 (4.00%) Banking
4 3 (4.00%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.00%) Automotive
4 3 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.67%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.67%) Retail
6 1 (1.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (14.67%) Configuration Manager
2 10 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 9 (12.00%) Analyst
4 6 (8.00%) Software Engineer
4 6 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 4 (5.33%) Developer
5 4 (5.33%) Process Manager
5 4 (5.33%) Test Specialist
6 3 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Software Quality Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Consultant
6 3 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 3 (4.00%) Field Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (2.67%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (2.67%) Engineering Manager
7 2 (2.67%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (2.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (9.33%) HTML
2 7 (9.33%) JSP
2 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.67%) Web Services
3 2 (2.67%) XML
3 2 (2.67%) WSDL
4 1 (1.33%) WCF
4 1 (1.33%) WPF
4 1 (1.33%) jQuery
4 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.33%) HTML5
4 1 (1.33%) CSS3
4 1 (1.33%) REST
4 1 (1.33%) JMS
4 1 (1.33%) XSD
4 1 (1.33%) EJB
4 1 (1.33%) CSS
4 1 (1.33%) Servlets
4 1 (1.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.67%) PMI
1 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.67%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.67%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.33%) Economics
5 1 (1.33%) CMDB
5 1 (1.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.33%) Mechatronics
5 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.33%) VUI
5 1 (1.33%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.33%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) UNIX
2 6 (8.00%) Windows
3 3 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (1.33%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (45.33%) ITIL
2 25 (33.33%) Project Management
3 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (24.00%) Release Management
5 17 (22.67%) Change Management
6 16 (21.33%) Service Management
6 16 (21.33%) Configuration Management
7 12 (16.00%) PRINCE2
8 11 (14.67%) Scrum
9 10 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.00%) Problem Management
10 9 (12.00%) Kanban
10 9 (12.00%) ITSM
11 8 (10.67%) RUP
11 8 (10.67%) Software Engineering
12 7 (9.33%) Software Delivery
12 7 (9.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (8.00%) Fund Accounting
13 6 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
14 5 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) C#
2 8 (10.67%) Java
2 8 (10.67%) JavaScript
2 8 (10.67%) SQL
3 7 (9.33%) VB.NET
4 4 (5.33%) Perl
5 3 (4.00%) C
6 2 (2.67%) Embedded C
6 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.33%) Ruby
7 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.33%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 20 (26.67%) Degree
2 12 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 8 (10.67%) PMI Certification
5 6 (8.00%) ISEB
5 6 (8.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 6 (8.00%) ISTQB
6 5 (6.67%) MCITP
6 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (5.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (4.00%) MCTS
8 3 (4.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (2.67%) HNC
9 2 (2.67%) HND
9 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
1 5 (6.67%) ISO 9001
2 4 (5.33%) SLA
3 3 (4.00%) COBIT
4 1 (1.33%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.33%) TickIT
4 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
Vendors
1 13 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.33%) Remedy
3 6 (8.00%) HP
4 5 (6.67%) Borland
4 5 (6.67%) Oracle
5 4 (5.33%) Citrix
6 3 (4.00%) Vermilion
7 2 (2.67%) Cisco
7 2 (2.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.33%) Renesas
8 1 (1.33%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.33%) BMC
8 1 (1.33%) IBM
8 1 (1.33%) Chordiant
8 1 (1.33%) SAP
8 1 (1.33%) Perforce