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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Certification
UK
Rank 308 338 307
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -31
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 313 331 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.64% 0.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.32% 2.99% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 224 226
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £320 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £41.00 £61.50 £50.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +21.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £61.75 £50.50
% change year-on-year
-42.51% +22.27%

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
9420 11061 10597
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.76% 21.25% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6071 6866 6058
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+4.03% +0.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 445 496
Median hourly rate £30.91 £37.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.57% +72.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.69 £41.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.41% +84.44%

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 23 February 2017.

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 23 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 +23 287 £450 - 59
London -27 128 £488 +1.56% 21
South East +51 92 £450 +12.50% 11
Oxfordshire +25 28 £475 -5.00%
City of London -8 24 £513 -15.63% 2
Berkshire +22 20 £450 +7.14% 5
East of England +13 17 £400 -3.03% 3
Oxford +16 16 £500 -
West Midlands +11 14 £375 -25.00% 1
North West +12 13 £425 - 8
West Sussex +3 12 £465 +10.71%
Scotland +28 11 £375 -16.66%
South West +18 11 £460 +36.29% 5
Manchester +10 10 £425 -37.50% 3
Hampshire +7 9 £380 +13.43%
Reading +22 8 £450 - 1
Cambridgeshire +11 8 £375 -7.69% 1
Surrey +15 7 £450 +42.85% 4
Essex +1 7 £375 -7.69%
Birmingham +5 6 £363 +34.25%
Huntingdon - 6 £300 -
Glasgow - 6 £375 -
Bristol +9 5 £420 - 1
East Grinstead -4 5 £442 +0.45%
Wiltshire +2 4 £625 +85.18%
Wales - 4 £400 - 1
Cheshire +23 3 £425 - 5
Edinburgh +19 3 £413 -8.33%
Swindon +5 3 £630 +86.66%
Guildford +4 3 - - 1

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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.

1 436 (71.95%) Project Management
2 421 (69.47%) PRINCE2
3 393 (64.85%) PMP
4 303 (50.00%) PMI
5 259 (42.74%) Finance
6 155 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
7 137 (22.61%) Stakeholder Management
8 115 (18.98%) Degree
9 114 (18.81%) Programme Management
10 101 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 92 (15.18%) Risk Management
12 90 (14.85%) Change Management
12 90 (14.85%) ITIL
13 82 (13.53%) Migration
13 82 (13.53%) PRINCE
14 74 (12.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 73 (12.05%) MS Project
16 72 (11.88%) Banking
17 69 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
18 63 (10.40%) MS Excel
19 61 (10.07%) Data Centre
20 59 (9.74%) SDLC
21 55 (9.08%) Project Planning
22 54 (8.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
23 53 (8.75%) Security Cleared
24 52 (8.58%) Telecoms
25 51 (8.42%) CRM
26 50 (8.25%) Scrum
26 50 (8.25%) Waterfall
27 46 (7.59%) Matrix Organization

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 35 (5.78%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.16%) CMS
3 6 (0.99%) Skype for Business
4 5 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.66%) Documentum
5 4 (0.66%) JBoss
6 3 (0.50%) Confluence
6 3 (0.50%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.33%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.17%) Apache
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Domino
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 73 (12.05%) MS Project
2 63 (10.40%) MS Excel
3 34 (5.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 30 (4.95%) MS Office
5 21 (3.47%) MS Visio
6 11 (1.82%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 17 (2.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (1.16%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.83%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 4 (0.66%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.33%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.33%) Endur
6 2 (0.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.33%) Primavera
6 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.33%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.17%) Maximo
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.17%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.46%) Office 365
2 25 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.49%) IaaS
5 5 (0.83%) Force.com
5 5 (0.83%) PaaS
5 5 (0.83%) SaaS
6 4 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (0.66%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.66%) Veeva
7 2 (0.33%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.33%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.17%) GitHub
8 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (4.29%) Firewall
2 24 (3.96%) LAN
2 24 (3.96%) WAN
3 20 (3.30%) Internet
4 11 (1.82%) Network Security
5 7 (1.16%) MPLS
6 6 (0.99%) Telepresence
6 6 (0.99%) VoIP
6 6 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.99%) Wireless
7 5 (0.83%) HTTP
7 5 (0.83%) VPN
7 5 (0.83%) WLAN
8 4 (0.66%) DMZ
8 4 (0.66%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.66%) Skype
9 3 (0.50%) Intranet
9 3 (0.50%) PSTN
9 3 (0.50%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.33%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (0.83%) Big Data
4 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.50%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.50%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.50%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.50%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.33%) DB2
7 2 (0.33%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.33%) MS Access
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (1.49%) JIRA
2 3 (0.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.33%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.33%) Gradle
3 2 (0.33%) Subversion
3 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.17%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 259 (42.74%) Finance
2 72 (11.88%) Banking
3 52 (8.58%) Telecoms
4 34 (5.61%) Legal
5 27 (4.46%) Marketing
5 27 (4.46%) Retail
6 24 (3.96%) Manufacturing
7 20 (3.30%) Automotive
8 17 (2.81%) Front Office
9 16 (2.64%) Investment Banking
10 12 (1.98%) Corporate Banking
11 9 (1.49%) Billing
12 8 (1.32%) Aerospace
12 8 (1.32%) Law
13 6 (0.99%) French Language
13 6 (0.99%) Publishing
14 5 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
15 4 (0.66%) Retail Banking
15 4 (0.66%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.50%) German Language
Job Titles
1 372 (61.39%) Project Manager
2 63 (10.40%) Programme Manager
3 53 (8.75%) IT Manager
4 42 (6.93%) IT Project Manager
5 35 (5.78%) Infrastructure Manager
6 33 (5.45%) Senior Manager
7 30 (4.95%) Analyst
8 29 (4.79%) Senior Project Manager
9 24 (3.96%) Migration Manager
10 23 (3.80%) Migration Project Manager
11 22 (3.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 21 (3.47%) Technical Manager
13 20 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 20 (3.30%) Security Manager
14 18 (2.97%) CRM Manager
14 18 (2.97%) Data Centre Manager
15 17 (2.81%) Data Centre Project Manager
15 17 (2.81%) Security Project Manager
16 16 (2.64%) Applications Manager
16 16 (2.64%) Applications Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.82%) XML
2 6 (0.99%) Web Services
3 4 (0.66%) OAuth
3 4 (0.66%) SAML
3 4 (0.66%) Visualforce
4 3 (0.50%) COM
4 3 (0.50%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (0.50%) J2EE
5 2 (0.33%) .NET
5 2 (0.33%) Ajax
5 2 (0.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.33%) EJB
5 2 (0.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (0.33%) JMS
5 2 (0.33%) jQuery
5 2 (0.33%) JSP
5 2 (0.33%) Servlets
5 2 (0.33%) Struts
5 2 (0.33%) WSDL
5 2 (0.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 303 (50.00%) PMI
2 69 (11.39%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (10.07%) Data Centre
4 38 (6.27%) Management Information System
5 19 (3.14%) Computer Science
6 13 (2.15%) Virtual Team
7 11 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.32%) User Experience
9 6 (0.99%) Life Science
10 5 (0.83%) CCTV
10 5 (0.83%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.83%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.66%) Mobile App
12 3 (0.50%) Hybrid Cloud
12 3 (0.50%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.50%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.50%) RIA
12 3 (0.50%) Smart Meter
12 3 (0.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 43 (7.10%) Windows
2 14 (2.31%) Linux
3 10 (1.65%) Unix
3 10 (1.65%) Windows 10
4 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.33%) Android
5 2 (0.33%) VMS
5 2 (0.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (71.95%) Project Management
2 421 (69.47%) PRINCE2
3 155 (25.58%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (22.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 114 (18.81%) Programme Management
6 92 (15.18%) Risk Management
7 90 (14.85%) Change Management
7 90 (14.85%) ITIL
8 82 (13.53%) Migration
8 82 (13.53%) PRINCE
9 59 (9.74%) SDLC
10 55 (9.08%) Project Planning
11 51 (8.42%) CRM
12 50 (8.25%) Scrum
12 50 (8.25%) Waterfall
13 46 (7.59%) Matrix Organization
14 35 (5.78%) Business Analysis
15 32 (5.28%) Service Delivery
16 31 (5.12%) Resource Management
17 30 (4.95%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.15%) Java
2 11 (1.82%) SQL
3 9 (1.49%) C
4 4 (0.66%) Apex Code
4 4 (0.66%) C++
4 4 (0.66%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.66%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.33%) ABAP
6 2 (0.33%) C#
6 2 (0.33%) Groovy
7 1 (0.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 393 (64.85%) PMP
2 115 (18.98%) Degree
3 74 (12.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 54 (8.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 53 (8.75%) Security Cleared
6 35 (5.78%) APMP
6 35 (5.78%) SC Cleared
7 22 (3.63%) ITIL Certification
8 16 (2.64%) ISEB
9 12 (1.98%) PgMP
10 11 (1.82%) CAPM
10 11 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (1.82%) CISSP
10 11 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (1.32%) CCNA
11 8 (1.32%) CISM
11 8 (1.32%) DV Cleared
11 8 (1.32%) MCSE
12 6 (0.99%) CISA
12 6 (0.99%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.60%) QA
2 13 (2.15%) MiFID
3 12 (1.98%) PMBOK
4 9 (1.49%) ISO 9000
5 8 (1.32%) SLA
6 6 (0.99%) P3O
7 5 (0.83%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.66%) EMIR
8 4 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.50%) COBIT
9 3 (0.50%) GDPR
9 3 (0.50%) ISO27002
9 3 (0.50%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.33%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.33%) SEPA
11 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
11 1 (0.17%) GMP
11 1 (0.17%) GxP
11 1 (0.17%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 18 (2.97%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.50%) Hyper-V
2 3 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.17%) Docker
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (1.98%) MOM
2 7 (1.16%) SCCM
3 4 (0.66%) CA Single Sign-On
3 4 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.50%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.33%) ArcSight ESM
6 1 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) Puppet
6 1 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 101 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 42 (6.93%) Cisco
3 35 (5.78%) SAP
4 28 (4.62%) Oracle
5 21 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (2.48%) Citrix
7 11 (1.82%) CheckPoint
8 8 (1.32%) Cadence
8 8 (1.32%) HP
9 7 (1.16%) CA
10 6 (0.99%) IBM
10 6 (0.99%) Nokia
10 6 (0.99%) VMware
11 5 (0.83%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.66%) Adobe
12 4 (0.66%) Google
12 4 (0.66%) Informatica
12 4 (0.66%) Juniper
12 4 (0.66%) Siebel
12 4 (0.66%) Tableau
London
Difrent
Rate: Up to £270 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £200 to £220 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Vadis People
Rate: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Tech
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TDA Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Rate: £700 - £1000 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glastonbury
People Source Consulting
Rate: £475 - £525 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
South West London
World First
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
NCC Group
Rate: £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 20 days ago