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 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Certification
UK
Rank 337 321 310
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -11
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 261 347 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.69% 0.67%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.86% 3.31% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 233 219
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £61.75 -
% change year-on-year
-42.51% -

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
9134 10479 10312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.36% 20.97% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5831 6371 6019
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 465 494 487
Median hourly rate £28.58 £39.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.73% +110.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.54 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

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 January 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 January 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 January 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 -35 238 £450 +5.88% 61
London -29 108 £475 -9.52% 27
South East +15 72 £450 +12.50% 16
City of London -4 22 £625 - 5
Berkshire +17 20 £450 +6.50% 6
East of England +11 15 £438 +7.69% 2
Oxfordshire +11 12 £475 -5.00%
North West +18 11 £425 -13.14% 6
West Sussex +7 10 £465 +5.68% 1
South West +2 10 £420 -7.94% 1
West Midlands -16 10 £406 -12.16% 3
Manchester +7 9 £425 -27.65% 3
Essex -1 8 £400 -
Scotland +25 7 £375 -27.88% 1
Surrey +20 7 £650 +52.94% 2
Bristol +12 7 £420 -
Reading +10 7 £450 +5.88% 2
Oxford +9 7 £475 -5.00%
Hampshire -8 7 £403 +7.33% 1
Glasgow +14 6 £375 -50.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 6 £525 +34.61% 1
Wales +9 4 £400 -11.11%
Warwickshire +2 4 £419 -6.94%
Newbury +2 4 £441 -6.61%
Guildford 0 4 £750 -
East Midlands -18 4 £415 +3.75% 1
North East -19 4 £525 +31.25%
Tyne and Wear -23 4 £525 +61.53%
Gatwick - 4 £499 -
South Wales +12 3 £394 -12.50%

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 416 (69.68%) PRINCE2
2 415 (69.51%) Project Management
3 378 (63.32%) PMP
4 304 (50.92%) PMI
5 257 (43.05%) Finance
6 151 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
7 150 (25.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 124 (20.77%) Programme Management
9 100 (16.75%) Degree
10 91 (15.24%) Microsoft
11 86 (14.41%) Change Management
12 85 (14.24%) ITIL
13 77 (12.90%) PRINCE
13 77 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 76 (12.73%) Risk Management
15 70 (11.73%) Migration
16 68 (11.39%) MS Project
16 68 (11.39%) Data Centre
17 67 (11.22%) Banking
18 66 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
19 62 (10.39%) MS Excel
20 59 (9.88%) Security Cleared
21 57 (9.55%) SDLC
22 52 (8.71%) Scrum
23 45 (7.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
24 44 (7.37%) Telecoms
25 43 (7.20%) Cisco
25 43 (7.20%) Waterfall
26 41 (6.87%) Project Planning
27 39 (6.53%) 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 37 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.17%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.01%) CMS
4 5 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.50%) Documentum
6 3 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (0.50%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.34%) IBM Domino
7 2 (0.34%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.17%) Confluence
8 1 (0.17%) Drupal
8 1 (0.17%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 68 (11.39%) MS Project
2 62 (10.39%) MS Excel
3 38 (6.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 34 (5.70%) MS Office
5 20 (3.35%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.17%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 12 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (1.01%) SAP ERP
3 5 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.50%) CA PPM
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.34%) Endur
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.34%) Primavera
6 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.34%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.17%) Maximo
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.17%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.17%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.35%) Office 365
2 16 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.01%) IaaS
4 5 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.84%) Force.com
4 5 (0.84%) PaaS
4 5 (0.84%) SaaS
5 4 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (0.67%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.67%) Veeva
6 3 (0.50%) Yammer
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.17%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.17%) HP Helion
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.17%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.69%) WAN
2 27 (4.52%) Firewall
3 23 (3.85%) LAN
4 19 (3.18%) Internet
5 11 (1.84%) Network Security
6 10 (1.68%) Unified Communications
7 7 (1.17%) MPLS
8 6 (1.01%) Telepresence
8 6 (1.01%) VoIP
9 5 (0.84%) HTTP
9 5 (0.84%) VPN
9 5 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (0.84%) Wireless
10 4 (0.67%) DMZ
10 4 (0.67%) Ethernet
10 4 (0.67%) PSTN
10 4 (0.67%) Skype
10 4 (0.67%) WLAN
11 3 (0.50%) Intranet
11 3 (0.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (2.51%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 4 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (0.50%) Big Data
6 3 (0.50%) Data Mining
6 3 (0.50%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.50%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.34%) MS Access
8 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.17%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.17%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.17%) HBase
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 8 (1.34%) JIRA
2 3 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.17%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 257 (43.05%) Finance
2 67 (11.22%) Banking
3 44 (7.37%) Telecoms
4 32 (5.36%) Legal
5 27 (4.52%) Manufacturing
6 24 (4.02%) Retail
7 23 (3.85%) Marketing
8 18 (3.02%) Automotive
9 15 (2.51%) Front Office
10 14 (2.35%) Corporate Banking
11 12 (2.01%) Investment Banking
12 8 (1.34%) Aerospace
13 6 (1.01%) Billing
13 6 (1.01%) French Language
13 6 (1.01%) Law
13 6 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
14 4 (0.67%) Advertising
14 4 (0.67%) German Language
15 3 (0.50%) Publishing
15 3 (0.50%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 348 (58.29%) Project Manager
2 75 (12.56%) Programme Manager
3 59 (9.88%) IT Manager
4 49 (8.21%) IT Project Manager
5 42 (7.04%) Infrastructure Manager
6 36 (6.03%) Senior Manager
7 32 (5.36%) Analyst
7 32 (5.36%) Senior Project Manager
8 23 (3.85%) Technical Manager
9 22 (3.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 18 (3.02%) Delivery Manager
10 18 (3.02%) Migration Manager
10 18 (3.02%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 18 (3.02%) Security Manager
11 17 (2.85%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
11 17 (2.85%) Migration Project Manager
12 16 (2.68%) CRM Manager
12 16 (2.68%) Digital Project Manager
12 16 (2.68%) Security Project Manager
13 15 (2.51%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.01%) XML
2 4 (0.67%) COM
2 4 (0.67%) OAuth
2 4 (0.67%) SAML
2 4 (0.67%) Visualforce
3 3 (0.50%) .NET
3 3 (0.50%) Web Services
4 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.17%) EDIFACT
5 1 (0.17%) HTML
5 1 (0.17%) HTML5
5 1 (0.17%) JSON
5 1 (0.17%) Kafka
5 1 (0.17%) Middleware
5 1 (0.17%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.17%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 304 (50.92%) PMI
2 68 (11.39%) Data Centre
3 66 (11.06%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (5.03%) Management Information System
5 20 (3.35%) Virtual Team
6 17 (2.85%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (1.34%) Life Science
9 6 (1.01%) User Experience
10 5 (0.84%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.84%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.84%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.84%) Thin Client
11 4 (0.67%) CCTV
11 4 (0.67%) Reinsurance
12 3 (0.50%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.50%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.50%) Private Cloud
13 2 (0.34%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 29 (4.86%) Windows
2 14 (2.35%) Linux
3 7 (1.17%) Unix
4 3 (0.50%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.34%) VMS
6 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 416 (69.68%) PRINCE2
2 415 (69.51%) Project Management
3 151 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (25.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 124 (20.77%) Programme Management
6 86 (14.41%) Change Management
7 85 (14.24%) ITIL
8 77 (12.90%) PRINCE
9 76 (12.73%) Risk Management
10 70 (11.73%) Migration
11 57 (9.55%) SDLC
12 52 (8.71%) Scrum
13 43 (7.20%) Waterfall
14 41 (6.87%) Project Planning
15 39 (6.53%) Matrix Organization
16 38 (6.37%) CRM
17 35 (5.86%) Resource Management
18 29 (4.86%) Process Improvement
19 28 (4.69%) Business Analysis
20 26 (4.36%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (1.84%) C
2 9 (1.51%) Java
3 8 (1.34%) SQL
4 4 (0.67%) ABAP
4 4 (0.67%) Apex Code
4 4 (0.67%) C++
4 4 (0.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.34%) C#
5 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 378 (63.32%) PMP
2 100 (16.75%) Degree
3 77 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 59 (9.88%) Security Cleared
5 45 (7.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 38 (6.37%) SC Cleared
7 34 (5.70%) APMP
8 22 (3.69%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (3.35%) ISEB
10 13 (2.18%) CAPM
10 13 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 12 (2.01%) CISSP
12 11 (1.84%) PgMP
13 10 (1.68%) Cisco Certification
14 9 (1.51%) CISM
14 9 (1.51%) DV Cleared
14 9 (1.51%) MCSE
15 8 (1.34%) CCNA
16 7 (1.17%) CISA
16 7 (1.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.37%) QA
2 11 (1.84%) PMBOK
3 8 (1.34%) ISO 9000
4 7 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.01%) MiFID
6 5 (0.84%) SLA
7 4 (0.67%) COBIT
7 4 (0.67%) ISO27002
7 4 (0.67%) P3O
7 4 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
9 1 (0.17%) EMIR
9 1 (0.17%) GDPR
9 1 (0.17%) GMP
9 1 (0.17%) GxP
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.17%) PA-DSS
9 1 (0.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 17 (2.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.17%) MOM
2 4 (0.67%) CA Single Sign-On
2 4 (0.67%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.50%) ArcSight ESM
4 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.17%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.17%) Puppet
5 1 (0.17%) SCCM
5 1 (0.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 91 (15.24%) Microsoft
2 43 (7.20%) Cisco
3 33 (5.53%) SAP
4 26 (4.36%) Oracle
5 17 (2.85%) Salesforce.com
6 16 (2.68%) Citrix
7 14 (2.35%) CheckPoint
8 10 (1.68%) HP
9 8 (1.34%) VMware
10 7 (1.17%) CA
10 7 (1.17%) Cadence
11 5 (0.84%) Google
11 5 (0.84%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.67%) Adobe
12 4 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
12 4 (0.67%) Juniper
12 4 (0.67%) NetSuite
12 4 (0.67%) Siebel
12 4 (0.67%) Tableau
12 4 (0.67%) Wall Street Systems
London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East England
Linksap
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 20 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Sussex
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £750 per day + Expenses
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Comtecs
Rate: £500 - £525 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
NCC Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago