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 29 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Certification
Rank 219 222 243
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +21
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 571 526 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.00% 0.96% 0.79%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.28% 5.03% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 327 239
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £405 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 4
Average hourly rate £42.00 £31.50 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.42 £23.00 £30.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £39.63 £41.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £31.50 £32.38
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -2.70%

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
10818 10449 9073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.95% 19.11% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6471 5893 4878
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 533 462 504
Average hourly rate £23.75 £19.00 £21.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £44.14 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

PMI Certification Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

PMI Certification
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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 0 520 £425 - 110
London +40 266 £475 +5.55% 49
South East -30 115 £400 -5.88% 18
City of London +20 59 £475 +11.76% 11
Berkshire -3 38 £400 - 6
Hampshire +11 32 £325 -40.90% 5
Scotland +8 31 £270 -28.00% 5
North West -28 26 £401 -5.58% 12
East of England -7 24 £425 +18.21% 9
West Midlands +5 22 £375 - 6
South West -3 21 £350 -17.64% 4
Yorkshire -13 20 £375 -6.25% 8
Reading -7 17 £463 +8.82% 1
Canary Wharf -3 15 £438 -6.16%
Southampton +7 14 £325 -53.57% 1
Surrey -1 14 £438 +2.94% 1
East Midlands -10 14 £405 +25.65% 3
Manchester -11 14 £400 -5.88% 10
Buckinghamshire -16 13 £415 +0.30%
South Yorkshire +4 11 £420 - 1
Hertfordshire -5 11 £428 - 2
Erskine +19 10 £270 -16.92%
Renfrewshire +13 10 £270 -16.92%
Sheffield +3 10 £413 - 1
Wiltshire -4 10 £350 -6.66% 1
Derbyshire -2 9 £400 +25.00%
Oxfordshire -14 9 £450 -7.69% 1
Birmingham +9 8 £400 +33.33% 4
North East -20 8 £400 - 1
West Yorkshire -23 8 £369 -7.81% 1

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 820 (72.31%) PRINCE2
2 812 (71.60%) PMP
3 807 (71.16%) Project Management
4 470 (41.45%) PMI
5 419 (36.95%) Finance
6 240 (21.16%) MS Project
7 224 (19.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 201 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
8 201 (17.72%) Degree
9 181 (15.96%) ITIL
10 164 (14.46%) MS Excel
11 160 (14.11%) Microsoft
12 159 (14.02%) MS Office
13 143 (12.61%) Change Management
14 124 (10.93%) PRINCE
15 120 (10.58%) Programme Management
16 118 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
17 117 (10.32%) Risk Management
18 114 (10.05%) Telecoms
19 112 (9.88%) Banking
20 98 (8.64%) Security Cleared
21 95 (8.38%) Waterfall
21 95 (8.38%) Migration
22 93 (8.20%) Project Planning
22 93 (8.20%) SharePoint
23 85 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
24 82 (7.23%) Data Centre
25 81 (7.14%) Change Control
26 79 (6.97%) Scrum
27 76 (6.70%) SDLC

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 93 (8.20%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.59%) WebSphere
3 11 (0.97%) MS Project Server
4 10 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (0.79%) IBM Notes
6 8 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 8 (0.71%) Lync
7 6 (0.53%) MS Exchange
8 5 (0.44%) CMS
8 5 (0.44%) Confluence
9 4 (0.35%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.35%) LiveLink
10 3 (0.26%) Documentum
10 3 (0.26%) SAS
10 3 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.18%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (0.18%) Apache
11 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.18%) IIS
Applications
1 240 (21.16%) MS Project
2 164 (14.46%) MS Excel
3 159 (14.02%) MS Office
4 85 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 54 (4.76%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.62%) SPSS
7 3 (0.26%) Maya
8 2 (0.18%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 15 (1.32%) SAP ERP
2 7 (0.62%) SAP BPC
3 6 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.53%) SAP MM
3 6 (0.53%) Primavera
4 5 (0.44%) SAP PP
4 5 (0.44%) Agresso
4 5 (0.44%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.35%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.35%) CA PPM
5 4 (0.35%) Markit EDM
5 4 (0.35%) Workday HCM
6 3 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.26%) RMDS
6 3 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.18%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.18%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 20 (1.76%) Office 365
2 7 (0.62%) SaaS
3 4 (0.35%) IaaS
4 3 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.088%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.088%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.088%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.088%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (2.38%) Firewall
2 26 (2.29%) WAN
3 21 (1.85%) LAN
4 20 (1.76%) Internet
5 14 (1.23%) Radio Access Network
6 11 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 9 (0.79%) 3G
7 9 (0.79%) DNS
8 8 (0.71%) Multicast
9 7 (0.62%) SAN
9 7 (0.62%) OSPF
9 7 (0.62%) BGP
9 7 (0.62%) Unified Communications
10 6 (0.53%) Wireless
11 5 (0.44%) Network Security
11 5 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.44%) Intranet
11 5 (0.44%) SDH
11 5 (0.44%) Structured Cabling
11 5 (0.44%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (1.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (1.06%) Big Data
4 9 (0.79%) SAP BW
5 8 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
7 6 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (0.53%) OLAP
8 5 (0.44%) Data Mining
8 5 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.44%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (0.44%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.35%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.26%) QlikView
10 3 (0.26%) InterSystems Cache
10 3 (0.26%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.18%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (0.18%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (1.50%) JIRA
2 7 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.18%) Subversion
3 2 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.088%) Selenium
4 1 (0.088%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.088%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.088%) Yeoman
4 1 (0.088%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.088%) ClearCase
General
1 419 (36.95%) Finance
2 114 (10.05%) Telecoms
3 112 (9.88%) Banking
4 64 (5.64%) Retail
5 43 (3.79%) Manufacturing
6 39 (3.44%) Investment Banking
7 34 (3.00%) Legal
8 33 (2.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 27 (2.38%) Marketing
10 23 (2.03%) Law
11 19 (1.68%) Billing
11 19 (1.68%) Publishing
12 16 (1.41%) Front Office
13 13 (1.15%) Aerospace
14 12 (1.06%) Back Office
15 11 (0.97%) German Language
16 10 (0.88%) Advertising
17 9 (0.79%) Spanish Language
17 9 (0.79%) Corporate Banking
18 8 (0.71%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 705 (62.17%) Project Manager
2 87 (7.67%) Analyst
3 78 (6.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 73 (6.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 59 (5.20%) IT Project Manager
6 53 (4.67%) Programme Manager
7 46 (4.06%) Senior Manager
8 42 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
9 41 (3.62%) Business Analyst
10 38 (3.35%) Technical Manager
11 34 (3.00%) Architect
12 33 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 33 (2.91%) SAP Manager
13 30 (2.65%) PMO Analyst
14 29 (2.56%) Technical Project Manager
15 28 (2.47%) Business Manager
15 28 (2.47%) Agile Project Manager
16 25 (2.20%) Delivery Manager
17 24 (2.12%) SAP Project Manager
17 24 (2.12%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (0.97%) Web Services
2 10 (0.88%) .NET
3 9 (0.79%) J2EE
4 7 (0.62%) XML
4 7 (0.62%) Middleware
5 5 (0.44%) EDI
6 4 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (0.35%) HTML
7 3 (0.26%) Itk
8 2 (0.18%) HTML5
8 2 (0.18%) Ajax
8 2 (0.18%) DOM
8 2 (0.18%) Swing
8 2 (0.18%) XHTML
8 2 (0.18%) CSS
8 2 (0.18%) SOAP
9 1 (0.088%) Struts
9 1 (0.088%) JSP
9 1 (0.088%) Servlets
9 1 (0.088%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 470 (41.45%) PMI
2 118 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
3 82 (7.23%) Data Centre
4 41 (3.62%) Management Information System
4 41 (3.62%) Computer Science
5 27 (2.38%) Economics
6 21 (1.85%) Informatics
7 18 (1.59%) NHS
8 11 (0.97%) Equities
8 11 (0.97%) Reference Data
9 10 (0.88%) Data Integration
9 10 (0.88%) FMCG
9 10 (0.88%) User Experience
10 9 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.62%) Fixed Income
11 7 (0.62%) EPoS
12 6 (0.53%) Smart Meter
12 6 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.44%) SWIFT
13 5 (0.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 70 (6.17%) Windows
2 23 (2.03%) Linux
3 18 (1.59%) UNIX
4 13 (1.15%) Solaris
5 10 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (0.88%) Windows 7
6 5 (0.44%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.44%) Android
6 5 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.26%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.18%) AIX
10 1 (0.088%) HPUX
10 1 (0.088%) SUSE
10 1 (0.088%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 820 (72.31%) PRINCE2
2 807 (71.16%) Project Management
3 224 (19.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 201 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
5 181 (15.96%) ITIL
6 143 (12.61%) Change Management
7 124 (10.93%) PRINCE
8 120 (10.58%) Programme Management
9 117 (10.32%) Risk Management
10 95 (8.38%) Migration
10 95 (8.38%) Waterfall
11 93 (8.20%) Project Planning
12 81 (7.14%) Change Control
13 79 (6.97%) Scrum
14 76 (6.70%) SDLC
15 62 (5.47%) ERP
16 61 (5.38%) Service Management
17 58 (5.11%) Business Analysis
18 49 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
19 46 (4.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (3.09%) C
2 34 (3.00%) SQL
3 24 (2.12%) Java
4 6 (0.53%) Shell Script
5 4 (0.35%) Korn
5 4 (0.35%) Perl
5 4 (0.35%) Python
5 4 (0.35%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.26%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.26%) PHP
6 3 (0.26%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.26%) C++
7 2 (0.18%) VB
7 2 (0.18%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.18%) VBA
8 1 (0.088%) X++
8 1 (0.088%) Ruby
8 1 (0.088%) ABAP
8 1 (0.088%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 812 (71.60%) PMP
2 201 (17.72%) Degree
3 98 (8.64%) Security Cleared
4 73 (6.44%) SC Cleared
4 73 (6.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 54 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 45 (3.97%) APMP
7 30 (2.65%) ITIL Certification
8 19 (1.68%) ISEB
9 17 (1.50%) CAPM
10 14 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (1.06%) CCNA
12 10 (0.88%) CISSP
12 10 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (0.79%) MCSE
14 8 (0.71%) PgMP
15 6 (0.53%) MBA
16 5 (0.44%) CISA
17 4 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 4 (0.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.09%) QA
2 19 (1.68%) GxP
3 17 (1.50%) SLA
4 16 (1.41%) GMP
4 16 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (1.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 15 (1.32%) PMBOK
6 11 (0.97%) P3O
7 10 (0.88%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.71%) ISO 14001
9 7 (0.62%) ISO 9000
10 6 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.35%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.35%) COBIT
12 3 (0.26%) HL7
13 2 (0.18%) CRD IV
13 2 (0.18%) COREP
13 2 (0.18%) FINREP
13 2 (0.18%) GAMP
13 2 (0.18%) Basel III
System Software
1 29 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.26%) XenApp
3 3 (0.26%) XenDesktop
3 3 (0.26%) KVM
4 2 (0.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.18%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.088%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.088%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (1.50%) MOM
2 3 (0.26%) BladeLogic
2 3 (0.26%) SCCM
3 2 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 2 (0.18%) Netcool
3 2 (0.18%) OpenView
3 2 (0.18%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.088%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (0.088%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 160 (14.11%) Microsoft
2 72 (6.35%) SAP
3 64 (5.64%) Oracle
4 36 (3.17%) HP
5 32 (2.82%) IBM
6 28 (2.47%) Cisco
7 20 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (1.41%) VMware
9 12 (1.06%) Huawei
9 12 (1.06%) Remedy
9 12 (1.06%) Citrix
10 11 (0.97%) Nokia
10 11 (0.97%) CheckPoint
10 11 (0.97%) F5
11 10 (0.88%) Apple
12 9 (0.79%) Lotus
12 9 (0.79%) Ericsson
13 8 (0.71%) Juniper
13 8 (0.71%) ServiceNow
14 7 (0.62%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
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