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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Certification
Rank 232 211 215
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +4
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 441 461 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.88% 0.94% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.37% 5.00% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 262 223
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £414 £413
% change year-on-year
-3.32% +0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 10
Average hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.13 £38.80 £31.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.30 £44.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.00 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+17.50% +15.10%

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
10103 9219 8075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.17% 18.88% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5881 4996 4268
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 417 563
Average hourly rate £19.50 £19.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £44.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.83%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -34 389 £439 -2.44% 118
London -18 177 £468 -6.50% 55
South East +10 117 £406 -4.41% 23
Berkshire +36 50 £425 -10.52% 9
Scotland +20 42 £350 -3.44%
North West +11 38 £405 +8.00% 5
City of London -4 33 £470 -1.05% 23
East of England +5 23 £363 -17.14% 8
Surrey +3 23 £325 -25.28% 2
Cheshire +9 21 £356 -5.00% 1
Essex +18 13 £324 -28.05% 3
Reading +15 11 £381 -16.43% 4
Hampshire -19 11 £488 +18.18% 5
Edinburgh +3 10 £395 +31.66%
Guildford +3 10 £325 +16.07%
Manchester -1 10 £410 +9.33% 3
West Midlands -7 10 £403 +12.58% 2
Yorkshire -12 10 £396 +1.53% 9
Warrington - 10 £500 -
Middlesex +10 9 £572 +2.14% 1
West Yorkshire -3 9 £396 -1.00% 9
West Sussex -16 8 £316 -20.93%
East Midlands +9 7 £470 +28.76% 6
Birmingham -4 7 £400 +6.66% 1
Cambridgeshire -13 7 £435 +2.35% 4
Buckinghamshire -20 7 £438 +20.68% 3
Cambridge 0 6 £435 -0.57% 1
South West -19 6 £420 -7.94% 8
Merseyside - 6 £550 -
Brentwood - 5 £323 - 1

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 679 (78.68%) PRINCE2
2 621 (71.96%) PMP
3 564 (65.35%) Project Management
4 329 (38.12%) PMI
5 328 (38.01%) Finance
6 174 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
7 165 (19.12%) ITIL
8 155 (17.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 153 (17.73%) MS Project
10 147 (17.03%) Degree
11 138 (15.99%) Banking
12 137 (15.87%) Change Management
13 107 (12.40%) MS Excel
14 104 (12.05%) Microsoft
15 100 (11.59%) Programme Management
16 99 (11.47%) Telecoms
17 90 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
18 89 (10.31%) PRINCE
19 81 (9.39%) SharePoint
20 74 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
20 74 (8.57%) Migration
21 72 (8.34%) SAP
22 70 (8.11%) MS Office
23 69 (8.00%) Security Cleared
24 66 (7.65%) MS Visio
25 65 (7.53%) Risk Management
26 61 (7.07%) Scrum
26 61 (7.07%) Waterfall
27 60 (6.95%) Project Planning
28 59 (6.84%) MS PowerPoint

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 81 (9.39%) SharePoint
2 13 (1.51%) MS Project Server
3 6 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (0.70%) Drupal
4 3 (0.35%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.35%) Apache
4 3 (0.35%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.35%) Lync
5 2 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.23%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (0.23%) Documentum
5 2 (0.23%) SAS
5 2 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (0.23%) CMS
6 1 (0.12%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.12%) IIS
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 153 (17.73%) MS Project
2 107 (12.40%) MS Excel
3 70 (8.11%) MS Office
4 66 (7.65%) MS Visio
5 59 (6.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.35%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (0.70%) CA Clarity
1 6 (0.70%) SAP ERP
2 5 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (0.46%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (0.35%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.35%) SAP PM
5 2 (0.23%) SAP BPC
5 2 (0.23%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.12%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.12%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.12%) Endur
6 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.12%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.04%) SaaS
2 5 (0.58%) IaaS
3 3 (0.35%) Office 365
4 2 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.12%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.12%) PaaS
5 1 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.12%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.36%) WAN
2 27 (3.13%) LAN
3 26 (3.01%) Firewall
4 11 (1.27%) Radio Access Network
5 9 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (0.81%) MPLS
6 7 (0.81%) Network Security
7 6 (0.70%) DNS
7 6 (0.70%) Wireless
8 5 (0.58%) 3G
8 5 (0.58%) BGP
8 5 (0.58%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.58%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (0.58%) LTE
9 4 (0.46%) Structured Cabling
9 4 (0.46%) Multicast
9 4 (0.46%) OSPF
9 4 (0.46%) Intranet
9 4 (0.46%) 2G
10 3 (0.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.51%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.46%) SAP BI
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.35%) QlikView
4 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.35%) Hadoop
4 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (0.35%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.23%) Big Data
5 2 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.23%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.12%) DataStage
6 1 (0.12%) MySQL
6 1 (0.12%) DB2
6 1 (0.12%) DTS
6 1 (0.12%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (1.04%) JIRA
2 2 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.23%) Introscope
3 1 (0.12%) MSI
3 1 (0.12%) JUnit
3 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.12%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.12%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.12%) Checkstyle
3 1 (0.12%) Maven
3 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.12%) UltraEdit
3 1 (0.12%) TestLink
General
1 328 (38.01%) Finance
2 138 (15.99%) Banking
3 99 (11.47%) Telecoms
4 45 (5.21%) Investment Banking
5 38 (4.40%) Retail
6 27 (3.13%) Legal
7 23 (2.67%) Law
8 19 (2.20%) Manufacturing
9 16 (1.85%) Automotive
9 16 (1.85%) Marketing
10 14 (1.62%) Retail Banking
10 14 (1.62%) Pharmaceutical
11 13 (1.51%) Front Office
12 10 (1.16%) Financial Institution
12 10 (1.16%) Advertising
13 9 (1.04%) Billing
14 7 (0.81%) German Language
14 7 (0.81%) General Ledger
15 6 (0.70%) Back Office
15 6 (0.70%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 505 (58.52%) Project Manager
2 71 (8.23%) Analyst
3 47 (5.45%) Programme Manager
4 46 (5.33%) Technical Manager
5 45 (5.21%) IT Project Manager
6 41 (4.75%) Infrastructure Manager
7 39 (4.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 35 (4.06%) Senior Manager
9 30 (3.48%) Business Analyst
9 30 (3.48%) SAP Manager
9 30 (3.48%) Delivery Manager
10 29 (3.36%) Senior Project Manager
10 29 (3.36%) PMO Analyst
11 28 (3.24%) Coordinator
12 27 (3.13%) Technical Project Manager
13 23 (2.67%) SAP Project Manager
13 23 (2.67%) Consultant
14 21 (2.43%) Test Manager
15 18 (2.09%) Project Coordinator
16 17 (1.97%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (0.93%) XML
2 6 (0.70%) .NET
2 6 (0.70%) Middleware
3 5 (0.58%) J2EE
4 4 (0.46%) JRules
5 3 (0.35%) HTML
5 3 (0.35%) SAP PI
6 2 (0.23%) Worklight
6 2 (0.23%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.23%) JSP
6 2 (0.23%) Web Services
7 1 (0.12%) SOAP
7 1 (0.12%) Struts
7 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.12%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.12%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.12%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.12%) cXML
7 1 (0.12%) RESTful
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 329 (38.12%) PMI
2 90 (10.43%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 18 (2.09%) Economics
5 16 (1.85%) Computer Science
6 9 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (0.93%) AS400
8 7 (0.81%) User Experience
9 6 (0.70%) Kindle
9 6 (0.70%) FMCG
9 6 (0.70%) E-Learning
9 6 (0.70%) Human Factors
10 5 (0.58%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.58%) Credit Risk
10 5 (0.58%) CESG
10 5 (0.58%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.46%) CMDB
12 3 (0.35%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.35%) Market Risk
12 3 (0.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (4.63%) Windows
2 21 (2.43%) UNIX
3 19 (2.20%) Linux
4 10 (1.16%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (0.46%) AIX
6 4 (0.46%) Solaris
7 3 (0.35%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.23%) SUSE
9 1 (0.12%) Android
9 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 679 (78.68%) PRINCE2
2 564 (65.35%) Project Management
3 174 (20.16%) Agile Software Development
4 165 (19.12%) ITIL
5 155 (17.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 137 (15.87%) Change Management
7 100 (11.59%) Programme Management
8 89 (10.31%) PRINCE
9 74 (8.57%) Migration
10 65 (7.53%) Risk Management
11 61 (7.07%) Scrum
11 61 (7.07%) Waterfall
12 60 (6.95%) Project Planning
13 41 (4.75%) Information Security
13 41 (4.75%) Service Management
14 39 (4.52%) Six Sigma
14 39 (4.52%) Business Analysis
15 37 (4.29%) ERP
16 35 (4.06%) Change Control
17 33 (3.82%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (3.71%) C
2 17 (1.97%) Java
3 16 (1.85%) SQL
4 7 (0.81%) PHP
5 5 (0.58%) Perl
5 5 (0.58%) Python
6 4 (0.46%) ABAP
7 3 (0.35%) VBA
8 2 (0.23%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.23%) Jython
8 2 (0.23%) VB
9 1 (0.12%) VBScript
9 1 (0.12%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.12%) C#
9 1 (0.12%) C++
9 1 (0.12%) Ruby
9 1 (0.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 621 (71.96%) PMP
2 147 (17.03%) Degree
3 74 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 69 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 58 (6.72%) APMP
6 54 (6.26%) SC Cleared
7 52 (6.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 25 (2.90%) CISSP
9 21 (2.43%) ITIL Certification
10 17 (1.97%) ISEB
11 16 (1.85%) CAPM
12 12 (1.39%) CISM
13 11 (1.27%) ISTQB
13 11 (1.27%) PgMP
14 10 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
14 10 (1.16%) CCNA
15 9 (1.04%) GIAC
16 7 (0.81%) MAPM
17 6 (0.70%) CISA
18 5 (0.58%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.56%) QA
2 15 (1.74%) P3O
3 11 (1.27%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.27%) COBIT
3 11 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (0.93%) SLA
5 5 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.58%) FINREP
6 4 (0.46%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.46%) ISO 9000
7 3 (0.35%) BS15000
7 3 (0.35%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.23%) Solvency II
8 2 (0.23%) GxP
9 1 (0.12%) Basel III
9 1 (0.12%) FATCA
9 1 (0.12%) COREP
System Software
1 6 (0.70%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 5 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.12%) Squid
4 1 (0.12%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 6 (0.70%) Tivoli
2 6 (0.70%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.12%) OPNET
3 1 (0.12%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.12%) MOM
3 1 (0.12%) Netcool
3 1 (0.12%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.12%) Puppet
3 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 104 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 72 (8.34%) SAP
3 39 (4.52%) Oracle
4 24 (2.78%) Cisco
5 20 (2.32%) HP
6 12 (1.39%) Planview
7 11 (1.27%) VMware
8 10 (1.16%) ArcSight
9 9 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (1.04%) CA
9 9 (1.04%) F5
10 8 (0.93%) Citrix
11 7 (0.81%) Nokia
11 7 (0.81%) Progress
11 7 (0.81%) IBM
11 7 (0.81%) Juniper
12 6 (0.70%) Cyber-Ark
12 6 (0.70%) Blue Coat
12 6 (0.70%) Ericsson
12 6 (0.70%) Business Objects
Middlesex
CRL
Rate: £400 per day Negotiable
Posted: 5 hours ago
Berkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Technology Sourcing Limited
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: Yesterday
Feltham, Middlesex
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Central London
Required IT
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Forman Computer Staff
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
CRL
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Networking People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £650.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £17 - £20 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £485 - £500 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Collingwood Associates
Posted: 16 days ago