The table below looks at the statistics for PMI Certification in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI Certification over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Certification
Rank 326 273 329
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +56
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 358 488 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.67% 0.85% 0.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.24% 4.37% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 332 214
Median daily rate £450 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £609 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £55.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +29.41%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11049 11166 11439
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.59% 19.52% 19.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6828 6732 6334
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 388 528 490
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £47.30 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing PMI Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PMI Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Trend

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

PMI Certification Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

PMI Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PMI Certification
Hourly Rate Trend

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

PMI Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PMI Certification
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -50 342 £463 +8.82% 86
London -65 147 £548 +15.26% 46
South East -34 77 £413 +3.12% 14
West Midlands -1 37 £450 +16.12% 4
Berkshire -4 37 £400 +6.66% 9
City of London +7 29 £550 +10.00% 15
East of England +12 21 £456 +10.60% 6
East Midlands -1 18 £370 -7.50% 2
North East -14 17 £350 +47.85%
Tyne and Wear -17 16 £350 +47.85%
Newcastle upon Tyne -16 15 £350 +47.85%
Derbyshire +5 14 £365 +16.80%
Bracknell -1 14 £315 -1.56%
Reading +9 13 £433 +8.12% 1
Derby +8 13 £365 +10.60%
North West +7 13 £369 -7.81% 6
Hertfordshire +2 11 £400 -5.88% 1
Manchester -2 11 £388 -3.12% 3
West Sussex - 11 £425 -
Warwickshire +2 8 £480 +37.14%
Scotland -1 8 £351 -7.56%
Coventry -6 8 £400 -
Slough +8 7 £365 - 1
Staffordshire +3 7 £400 +17.21% 1
Birmingham -7 7 £475 +18.75% 3
Hampshire -23 7 £281 -22.62% 1
South West +6 6 £420 -6.66% 5
Surrey +3 6 £600 +33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £356 -16.17% 2
Cambridgeshire +20 5 £475 - 2

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 555 (73.32%) Project Management
2 502 (66.31%) PMP
3 476 (62.88%) PRINCE2
4 378 (49.93%) PMI
5 333 (43.99%) Finance
6 177 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 154 (20.34%) Programme Management
8 152 (20.08%) Degree
9 127 (16.78%) Change Management
10 122 (16.12%) Agile Software Development
11 119 (15.72%) ITIL
12 110 (14.53%) Microsoft
13 107 (14.13%) Security Cleared
14 103 (13.61%) MS Project
15 93 (12.29%) Banking
16 90 (11.89%) Risk Management
17 89 (11.76%) Data Centre
18 86 (11.36%) PRINCE
19 74 (9.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 73 (9.64%) MS Excel
21 71 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
22 68 (8.98%) SC Cleared
23 63 (8.32%) SDLC
24 59 (7.79%) Change Control
25 54 (7.13%) Migration
26 52 (6.87%) SharePoint
27 51 (6.74%) Telecoms
28 49 (6.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
29 48 (6.34%) Service Management
29 48 (6.34%) Project Planning

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 52 (6.87%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.32%) Skype for Business
3 9 (1.19%) Apache
3 9 (1.19%) IIS
4 7 (0.92%) MS Project Server
5 6 (0.79%) CMS
5 6 (0.79%) JBoss
5 6 (0.79%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.53%) Confluence
6 4 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.53%) MS Exchange
6 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.26%) Drupal
8 2 (0.26%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.13%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 103 (13.61%) MS Project
2 73 (9.64%) MS Excel
3 43 (5.68%) MS Office
4 38 (5.02%) MS PowerPoint
5 21 (2.77%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
3 8 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
3 8 (1.06%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (0.92%) Oracle EBS R12
4 7 (0.92%) Oracle FAH
5 5 (0.66%) CA PPM
5 5 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.40%) Lawson
7 2 (0.26%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.26%) Primavera
7 2 (0.26%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.13%) Hyperion Planning
8 1 (0.13%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.13%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.13%) OpenCart
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.13%) Sage CRM
8 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.51%) Office 365
2 14 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.19%) SaaS
4 7 (0.92%) PaaS
5 6 (0.79%) IaaS
6 4 (0.53%) Yammer
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.13%) Force.com
7 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) HP Helion
7 1 (0.13%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.28%) WAN
2 30 (3.96%) LAN
3 23 (3.04%) Firewall
4 22 (2.91%) Internet
5 18 (2.38%) Network Security
6 14 (1.85%) Unified Communications
7 12 (1.59%) HTTP
8 11 (1.45%) DNS
9 10 (1.32%) LDAP
10 8 (1.06%) SSL
11 7 (0.92%) MPLS
11 7 (0.92%) Skype
11 7 (0.92%) VPN
12 6 (0.79%) Radio Access Network
12 6 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (0.79%) Wireless
13 5 (0.66%) 2G
13 5 (0.66%) 3G
13 5 (0.66%) BIG-IP
13 5 (0.66%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.19%) MySQL
4 7 (0.92%) Big Data
5 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (0.66%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.40%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.40%) GIS
8 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (0.40%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.40%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.13%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.13%) EDRMS
10 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.13%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 11 (1.45%) JIRA
2 3 (0.40%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.26%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.13%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.13%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle APEX
General
1 333 (43.99%) Finance
2 93 (12.29%) Banking
3 51 (6.74%) Telecoms
4 47 (6.21%) Legal
5 39 (5.15%) Retail
6 36 (4.76%) Manufacturing
7 30 (3.96%) Financial Institution
8 19 (2.51%) Front Office
9 15 (1.98%) Marketing
10 14 (1.85%) Automotive
10 14 (1.85%) Corporate Banking
11 12 (1.59%) Investment Banking
12 10 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 8 (1.06%) Aerospace
13 8 (1.06%) Back Office
14 7 (0.92%) Law
15 5 (0.66%) Advertising
16 4 (0.53%) Billing
16 4 (0.53%) French Language
16 4 (0.53%) German Language
Job Titles
1 416 (54.95%) Project Manager
2 89 (11.76%) IT Manager
3 80 (10.57%) Infrastructure Manager
4 78 (10.30%) IT Project Manager
5 76 (10.04%) Programme Manager
6 56 (7.40%) Senior Manager
7 54 (7.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 53 (7.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 49 (6.47%) Analyst
10 36 (4.76%) Security Manager
11 35 (4.62%) Security Project Manager
12 25 (3.30%) Transformation Manager
13 23 (3.04%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
14 20 (2.64%) PMO Manager
15 19 (2.51%) PMO Analyst
16 17 (2.25%) Business Analyst
17 16 (2.11%) Digital Project Manager
17 16 (2.11%) Technical Manager
18 15 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
19 14 (1.85%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.85%) .NET
2 12 (1.59%) HTML
3 11 (1.45%) LAMP
3 11 (1.45%) XML
4 10 (1.32%) Ajax
4 10 (1.32%) CSS
5 6 (0.79%) .NET Framework
5 6 (0.79%) JSP
6 4 (0.53%) Middleware
7 3 (0.40%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.40%) OAuth
7 3 (0.40%) SAML
7 3 (0.40%) WAMP
8 2 (0.26%) COM
8 2 (0.26%) HTML5
9 1 (0.13%) J2EE
9 1 (0.13%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.13%) SOAP
9 1 (0.13%) Visualforce
9 1 (0.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 378 (49.93%) PMI
2 89 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 71 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (4.23%) Virtual Team
5 29 (3.83%) Computer Science
6 24 (3.17%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.45%) Hedge funds
7 11 (1.45%) Mobile App
8 10 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.32%) Life Science
9 8 (1.06%) Equities
9 8 (1.06%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.06%) Security Operations Centre
10 7 (0.92%) User Experience
11 5 (0.66%) Biology
11 5 (0.66%) Chemistry
11 5 (0.66%) Digital Media
11 5 (0.66%) Fat Client
11 5 (0.66%) Mathematics
11 5 (0.66%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 39 (5.15%) Windows
2 24 (3.17%) Linux
3 16 (2.11%) Unix
4 9 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (0.79%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.40%) Solaris
6 3 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.26%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.13%) Android
8 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 555 (73.32%) Project Management
2 476 (62.88%) PRINCE2
3 177 (23.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 154 (20.34%) Programme Management
5 127 (16.78%) Change Management
6 122 (16.12%) Agile Software Development
7 119 (15.72%) ITIL
8 90 (11.89%) Risk Management
9 86 (11.36%) PRINCE
10 63 (8.32%) SDLC
11 59 (7.79%) Change Control
12 54 (7.13%) Migration
13 48 (6.34%) Project Planning
13 48 (6.34%) Service Management
14 46 (6.08%) Matrix Organization
15 42 (5.55%) Resource Management
16 41 (5.42%) ERP
16 41 (5.42%) Scrum
17 39 (5.15%) Business Analysis
18 38 (5.02%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (3.70%) SQL
2 19 (2.51%) C
3 13 (1.72%) Java
4 11 (1.45%) JavaScript
5 10 (1.32%) Perl
5 10 (1.32%) PHP
5 10 (1.32%) Shell Script
6 7 (0.92%) C#
6 7 (0.92%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.53%) VB
8 3 (0.40%) ABAP
8 3 (0.40%) Bash Shell
8 3 (0.40%) VBA
9 2 (0.26%) Ruby
10 1 (0.13%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.13%) C++
10 1 (0.13%) Python
10 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 502 (66.31%) PMP
2 152 (20.08%) Degree
3 107 (14.13%) Security Cleared
4 74 (9.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 68 (8.98%) SC Cleared
6 49 (6.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 26 (3.43%) APMP
7 26 (3.43%) ISEB
8 22 (2.91%) CAPM
8 22 (2.91%) ITIL Certification
9 21 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (2.11%) CISA
10 16 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (1.98%) CISSP
12 14 (1.85%) CCNA
13 13 (1.72%) CISM
14 12 (1.59%) MCSE
15 11 (1.45%) MCTS
15 11 (1.45%) PgMP
16 9 (1.19%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (4.10%) QA
2 17 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.79%) COBIT
3 6 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (0.79%) SEPA
3 6 (0.79%) SLA
4 5 (0.66%) GxP
4 5 (0.66%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.53%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 4 (0.53%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.53%) MiFID
5 4 (0.53%) PMBOK
6 3 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.40%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.40%) ISO27002
6 3 (0.40%) P3O
7 2 (0.26%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.26%) SSAE 16
8 1 (0.13%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 33 (4.36%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.79%) UAG
3 5 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (1.19%) Puppet
1 9 (1.19%) Red Hat Satellite
2 6 (0.79%) MOM
3 3 (0.40%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (0.26%) ArcSight ESM
4 2 (0.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 110 (14.53%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.15%) HP
3 38 (5.02%) Oracle
3 38 (5.02%) SAP
4 37 (4.89%) Cisco
5 17 (2.25%) Citrix
6 12 (1.59%) F5
6 12 (1.59%) Red Hat
7 11 (1.45%) Ericsson
8 10 (1.32%) CheckPoint
8 10 (1.32%) VMware
9 9 (1.19%) Brocade
10 8 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.79%) Cadence
12 5 (0.66%) ArcSight
12 5 (0.66%) CA
13 4 (0.53%) Nokia
13 4 (0.53%) Rally
13 4 (0.53%) Sun
13 4 (0.53%) Wall Street Systems
South West London
World First
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £250 to £280 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £500 - £501 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Thornton Gregory
Rate: £0 - £500+ per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £48000 - £58000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: Above 500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £525.00 per day + Dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eaglecliff Recruitment
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day + 6 month term initailly
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greythorn
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Hivedome Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
V2
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day then up to £60,000 perm after 6 months
Posted: 14 days ago