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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Certification
Rank 263 232 230
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -2
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 481 557 529
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.89% 0.99% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.10% 5.24% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 367 337
Median daily rate £430 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £33.25 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.33% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £24.37 £23.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.25 £48.75 £41.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.25 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+4.04% +60.18%

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
11726 10624 10637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.81% 18.94% 19.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 7332 6177 6184
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 445 556 502
Median hourly rate £28.50 £24.12 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.15% +34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.52 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.10 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+28.94% +34.00%

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 24 June 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
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 24 June 2016.

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 24 June 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 -53 420 £450 +1.69% 100
London -36 192 £525 +10.52% 40
South East -30 69 £425 +6.25% 28
Scotland -3 48 £321 +16.72% 1
City of London +22 41 £575 +15.00% 20
North East -25 35 £315 -25.88% 1
Tyne and Wear -31 35 £315 -25.88% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -36 35 £315 -25.88% 1
North West +7 32 £390 -10.85% 12
Renfrewshire -22 27 £320 +18.51%
Erskine -23 27 £320 +18.51%
East of England 0 23 £425 -5.55% 3
West Midlands -22 23 £338 -1.45% 4
Berkshire -17 22 £500 +25.00% 17
Hampshire -1 15 £330 -2.94% 2
Cheshire +4 14 £388 +29.16% 1
East Midlands +1 14 £415 +3.75% 5
Birmingham 0 13 £318 -7.29% 2
South West -8 13 £475 +22.58% 3
Surrey -8 12 £500 +17.64%
Hertfordshire -2 10 £400 -17.52% 1
Manchester -6 10 £416 -16.75% 10
Edinburgh -6 9 £400 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire -7 9 £463 +27.58% 3
Buckinghamshire +13 8 £450 - 6
Reading -9 8 £500 -9.09% 1
Cambridgeshire +19 7 £438 +36.87% 1
Cambridge +14 7 £438 +36.87%
Milton Keynes +11 7 £450 +66.66% 6
Merseyside +3 7 £325 -

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 685 (72.72%) Project Management
2 677 (71.87%) PMP
3 652 (69.21%) PRINCE2
4 425 (45.12%) Finance
5 417 (44.27%) PMI
6 198 (21.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 176 (18.68%) Degree
8 161 (17.09%) MS Project
9 158 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
10 150 (15.92%) Programme Management
11 147 (15.61%) Banking
12 135 (14.33%) Change Management
13 130 (13.80%) Microsoft
14 120 (12.74%) ITIL
15 111 (11.78%) Risk Management
16 105 (11.15%) PRINCE
17 103 (10.93%) Security Cleared
18 95 (10.08%) MS Excel
19 92 (9.77%) Change Control
20 83 (8.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 83 (8.81%) Telecoms
21 81 (8.60%) MS Office
22 78 (8.28%) SDLC
23 76 (8.07%) Data Centre
24 68 (7.22%) SC Cleared
25 66 (7.01%) Scrum
26 64 (6.79%) Retail
27 63 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
28 61 (6.48%) Migration
29 60 (6.37%) Oracle

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 53 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.59%) JBoss
3 10 (1.06%) Apache
4 9 (0.96%) IIS
4 9 (0.96%) MS Project Server
4 9 (0.96%) WebLogic
4 9 (0.96%) WebSphere
5 8 (0.85%) CICS
6 6 (0.64%) CMS
6 6 (0.64%) Tomcat
7 5 (0.53%) Skype for Business
8 4 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (0.42%) Confluence
9 3 (0.32%) MS Exchange
10 2 (0.21%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.21%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.11%) Drupal
11 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.11%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 161 (17.09%) MS Project
2 95 (10.08%) MS Excel
3 81 (8.60%) MS Office
4 51 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (3.18%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.32%) SmartSuite
7 2 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.85%) CA PPM
2 8 (0.85%) Primavera
3 7 (0.74%) Oracle Assets
3 7 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
4 6 (0.64%) Oracle FAH
4 6 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
5 5 (0.53%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.42%) HFM
7 3 (0.32%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.32%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
7 3 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.21%) assyst
8 2 (0.21%) Lawson
8 2 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 2 (0.21%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.06%) SaaS
2 9 (0.96%) Office 365
3 7 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.42%) PaaS
5 3 (0.32%) IaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.11%) Boomi
6 1 (0.11%) CheetahMail
6 1 (0.11%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.11%) Force.com
6 1 (0.11%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.11%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.97%) LAN
2 26 (2.76%) WAN
3 24 (2.55%) Internet
4 20 (2.12%) Firewall
5 12 (1.27%) 3G
5 12 (1.27%) Network Security
6 11 (1.17%) DNS
6 11 (1.17%) LTE
7 9 (0.96%) HTTP
8 8 (0.85%) 4G
8 8 (0.85%) LDAP
8 8 (0.85%) Radio Access Network
8 8 (0.85%) VoIP
9 7 (0.74%) 2G
9 7 (0.74%) SSL
10 6 (0.64%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.64%) VPN
11 5 (0.53%) DHCP
11 5 (0.53%) GSM
11 5 (0.53%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (1.49%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.27%) Big Data
3 12 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (0.96%) MySQL
5 8 (0.85%) DB2
6 7 (0.74%) Data Mining
6 7 (0.74%) RDBMS
6 7 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.42%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (0.32%) Essbase
9 2 (0.21%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.21%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.21%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.11%) KDB
10 1 (0.11%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 12 (1.27%) JIRA
2 8 (0.85%) ClearCase
2 8 (0.85%) Subversion
3 4 (0.42%) JIRA Agile
4 3 (0.32%) VersionOne
5 1 (0.11%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.11%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 425 (45.12%) Finance
2 147 (15.61%) Banking
3 83 (8.81%) Telecoms
4 64 (6.79%) Retail
5 56 (5.94%) Legal
6 35 (3.72%) Financial Institution
7 31 (3.29%) Manufacturing
8 30 (3.18%) Marketing
9 27 (2.87%) Investment Banking
10 24 (2.55%) Automotive
11 20 (2.12%) Corporate Banking
12 17 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
13 16 (1.70%) Advertising
14 14 (1.49%) Front Office
15 12 (1.27%) Back Office
16 9 (0.96%) Spanish Language
17 7 (0.74%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.64%) Law
19 5 (0.53%) Local Government
19 5 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 589 (62.53%) Project Manager
2 116 (12.31%) IT Manager
3 106 (11.25%) IT Project Manager
4 92 (9.77%) Infrastructure Manager
5 74 (7.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 67 (7.11%) Analyst
7 66 (7.01%) Senior Manager
8 65 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
9 64 (6.79%) Programme Manager
10 45 (4.78%) Security Manager
11 41 (4.35%) Security Project Manager
12 31 (3.29%) Business Analyst
13 25 (2.65%) Applications Manager
13 25 (2.65%) Banking Project Manager
13 25 (2.65%) Transformation Manager
14 24 (2.55%) Agile Project Manager
14 24 (2.55%) PMO Analyst
15 23 (2.44%) Digital Project Manager
16 22 (2.34%) Technical Manager
17 21 (2.23%) Applications Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.91%) XML
2 16 (1.70%) .NET
2 16 (1.70%) Web Services
3 14 (1.49%) JSP
4 12 (1.27%) HTML
5 11 (1.17%) J2EE
6 9 (0.96%) Ajax
6 9 (0.96%) CSS
6 9 (0.96%) JMS
6 9 (0.96%) LAMP
6 9 (0.96%) XSD
7 8 (0.85%) EJB
7 8 (0.85%) Hibernate
7 8 (0.85%) Servlets
7 8 (0.85%) Struts
7 8 (0.85%) WSDL
8 7 (0.74%) .NET Framework
8 7 (0.74%) Middleware
9 3 (0.32%) CGI
9 3 (0.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 417 (44.27%) PMI
2 76 (8.07%) Data Centre
3 63 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (3.82%) Management Information System
5 34 (3.61%) Virtual Team
6 29 (3.08%) Computer Science
7 22 (2.34%) Mobile App
8 14 (1.49%) Security Operations Centre
9 12 (1.27%) Fixed Income
9 12 (1.27%) Mainframe
10 11 (1.17%) Equities
10 11 (1.17%) Hedge funds
10 11 (1.17%) Visualisation
11 9 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 9 (0.96%) User Experience
12 8 (0.85%) Smart Meter
13 7 (0.74%) Digital Media
13 7 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
14 6 (0.64%) BBC
14 6 (0.64%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 44 (4.67%) Windows
2 21 (2.23%) Unix
3 20 (2.12%) Linux
4 9 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 7 (0.74%) Solaris
5 7 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.53%) Apple iOS
8 3 (0.32%) Android
8 3 (0.32%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.21%) AIX
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.11%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 685 (72.72%) Project Management
2 652 (69.21%) PRINCE2
3 198 (21.02%) Stakeholder Management
4 158 (16.77%) Agile Software Development
5 150 (15.92%) Programme Management
6 135 (14.33%) Change Management
7 120 (12.74%) ITIL
8 111 (11.78%) Risk Management
9 105 (11.15%) PRINCE
10 92 (9.77%) Change Control
11 78 (8.28%) SDLC
12 66 (7.01%) Scrum
13 61 (6.48%) Migration
14 58 (6.16%) Business Analysis
14 58 (6.16%) Project Planning
15 56 (5.94%) Service Management
15 56 (5.94%) Waterfall
16 51 (5.41%) ERP
17 50 (5.31%) Matrix Organization
18 41 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 38 (4.03%) SQL
2 26 (2.76%) Java
3 20 (2.12%) JavaScript
4 13 (1.38%) PHP
5 12 (1.27%) C
6 9 (0.96%) Perl
6 9 (0.96%) Shell Script
7 8 (0.85%) Assembly Language
7 8 (0.85%) COBOL
8 5 (0.53%) C#
9 4 (0.42%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.32%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.32%) Python
10 3 (0.32%) VB
10 3 (0.32%) VBA
11 2 (0.21%) C++
11 2 (0.21%) Ruby
12 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 677 (71.87%) PMP
2 176 (18.68%) Degree
3 103 (10.93%) Security Cleared
4 83 (8.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 68 (7.22%) SC Cleared
6 52 (5.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 41 (4.35%) ISEB
8 29 (3.08%) APMP
9 27 (2.87%) CISSP
10 24 (2.55%) CAPM
11 23 (2.44%) CISA
12 22 (2.34%) CISM
13 15 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (1.27%) CCNA
14 12 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
14 12 (1.27%) PgMP
15 9 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
16 6 (0.64%) DV Cleared
16 6 (0.64%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (5.10%) QA
2 27 (2.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.27%) SLA
4 11 (1.17%) PMBOK
5 10 (1.06%) SEPA
6 8 (0.85%) Disclosure Scotland
7 7 (0.74%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 5 (0.53%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.53%) GxP
9 4 (0.42%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 4 (0.42%) P3O
10 3 (0.32%) COBIT
11 2 (0.21%) ISO 9000
11 2 (0.21%) SSAE 16
12 1 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
12 1 (0.11%) EMIR
12 1 (0.11%) FATCA
12 1 (0.11%) GCP
12 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 35 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (0.64%) UAG
4 3 (0.32%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.32%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.32%) RACF
4 3 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.21%) Terminal Server
5 2 (0.21%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.21%) XenApp
5 2 (0.21%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (0.96%) Puppet
1 9 (0.96%) Red Hat Satellite
2 5 (0.53%) SCCM
3 3 (0.32%) OpenView
3 3 (0.32%) RSA Archer
4 2 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (0.21%) SCOM
4 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.11%) MOM
5 1 (0.11%) Thomson Reuters DACS
5 1 (0.11%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 130 (13.80%) Microsoft
2 60 (6.37%) Oracle
3 44 (4.67%) SAP
4 42 (4.46%) HP
5 35 (3.72%) Cisco
6 17 (1.80%) IBM
7 14 (1.49%) Ericsson
8 13 (1.38%) Citrix
8 13 (1.38%) VMware
9 12 (1.27%) Huawei
9 12 (1.27%) Red Hat
10 11 (1.17%) BT
11 10 (1.06%) PeopleSoft
12 9 (0.96%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 9 (0.96%) ArcSight
12 9 (0.96%) Brocade
12 9 (0.96%) Rally
12 9 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
13 8 (0.85%) Chordiant
13 8 (0.85%) Sun
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