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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Certification
Rank 238 248 193
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -55
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 473 421 587
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.84% 0.80% 1.01%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.44% 4.56% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 258 325
Average daily rate
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£400 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £606 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-8.52% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 11
Average hourly rate £30.50 £40.00 £38.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% +2.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £29.40 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.63 £42.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.75 £38.49
% change year-on-year
+14.01% -30.50%

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
10658 9240 10108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.84% 17.53% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6062 5067 5208
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 479 624
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014.

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 August 2014. 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 +11 431 £410 -13.68% 92
London -18 182 £450 -10.00% 43
South East +10 114 £400 -5.88% 22
East of England +5 44 £335 -25.55% 6
Berkshire +26 43 £400 +6.66% 2
City of London +6 35 £514 +8.15% 18
West Midlands +6 23 £375 -25.74% 3
South West -18 22 £425 +30.76% 8
Hampshire -9 20 £575 +15.00% 7
Reading +17 18 £413 +11.86%
Scotland -21 18 £349 -6.93% 1
Buckinghamshire +3 17 £378 +1.34% 2
North West -12 16 £425 +13.33% 3
Surrey +1 15 £425 +19.29% 5
East Midlands +10 11 £320 +42.22% 1
Milton Keynes 0 11 £378 -23.73%
Yorkshire +8 10 £365 -12.83% 5
Slough +6 10 £245 -2.00%
Southampton -5 10 £700 +16.66% 3
Cambridgeshire +2 9 £450 +28.57% 3
Bedfordshire -13 9 £425 -5.55%
West Yorkshire +9 8 £400 -20.00% 4
Essex -6 8 £335 -48.46% 3
Manchester -6 8 £425 +30.76% 1
Wiltshire -9 8 £365 -2.66% 2
Canary Wharf +20 7 £466 +19.55%
Hertfordshire -10 6 £400 -
Glasgow -12 6 £425 +21.42%
Leeds - 6 £400 - 3
Shropshire - 6 £450 -

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 811 (79.20%) PRINCE2
2 682 (66.60%) PMP
3 651 (63.57%) Project Management
4 498 (48.63%) PMI
5 393 (38.38%) Finance
6 219 (21.39%) Stakeholder Management
7 208 (20.31%) MS Project
8 185 (18.07%) ITIL
9 163 (15.92%) Microsoft
9 163 (15.92%) Banking
10 160 (15.63%) MS Excel
11 148 (14.45%) Degree
12 128 (12.50%) Change Management
13 126 (12.30%) Migration
14 117 (11.43%) Programme Management
15 111 (10.84%) PRINCE
16 109 (10.64%) Telecoms
17 98 (9.57%) Risk Management
18 93 (9.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 83 (8.11%) SharePoint
19 83 (8.11%) MS Office
20 82 (8.01%) Oracle
21 81 (7.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 78 (7.62%) Project Planning
23 72 (7.03%) C
24 69 (6.74%) MS PowerPoint
25 68 (6.64%) Business Analysis
26 67 (6.54%) MS Visio
27 65 (6.35%) Retail
28 64 (6.25%) Change Control

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 83 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 21 (2.05%) MS Project Server
3 14 (1.37%) WebSphere
4 8 (0.78%) MS Exchange
5 7 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (0.68%) Apache
5 7 (0.68%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (0.68%) Confluence
5 7 (0.68%) Lync
6 5 (0.49%) Documentum
7 4 (0.39%) IBM Notes
7 4 (0.39%) CMS
7 4 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.29%) Drupal
8 3 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.29%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.20%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (0.20%) SAS
9 2 (0.20%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 208 (20.31%) MS Project
2 160 (15.63%) MS Excel
3 83 (8.11%) MS Office
4 69 (6.74%) MS PowerPoint
5 67 (6.54%) MS Visio
6 13 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.098%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.098%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 12 (1.17%) CA Clarity
2 11 (1.07%) Dynamics AX
3 7 (0.68%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (0.59%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 5 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.29%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.29%) Workday HCM
7 2 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.20%) Summit
7 2 (0.20%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.20%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.20%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.098%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.098%) Eagle PACE
8 1 (0.098%) SAP GRC
8 1 (0.098%) Agresso
8 1 (0.098%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.098%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 8 (0.78%) Office 365
2 7 (0.68%) SaaS
3 3 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.20%) IaaS
4 2 (0.20%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.098%) PaaS
5 1 (0.098%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.098%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.73%) WAN
2 22 (2.15%) LAN
3 19 (1.86%) Firewall
4 15 (1.46%) Internet
5 13 (1.27%) SAN
6 12 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (0.88%) LTE
7 9 (0.88%) Intranet
7 9 (0.88%) 3G
7 9 (0.88%) UMTS
8 8 (0.78%) SSL
8 8 (0.78%) 4G
9 7 (0.68%) Wireless
9 7 (0.68%) TCP/IP
10 6 (0.59%) GPRS
10 6 (0.59%) GSM
10 6 (0.59%) 2G
10 6 (0.59%) Unified Communications
11 5 (0.49%) CDMA
11 5 (0.49%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (1.56%) SQL Server
2 12 (1.17%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (1.17%) Oracle Database
3 6 (0.59%) Big Data
3 6 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (0.49%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (0.49%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.29%) QlikView
6 2 (0.20%) MySQL
6 2 (0.20%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.20%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.20%) DB2
6 2 (0.20%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.098%) MS Access
7 1 (0.098%) OLAP
7 1 (0.098%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.098%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.098%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.098%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.098%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (1.37%) JIRA
2 7 (0.68%) Introscope
3 2 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.20%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.20%) RequisitePro
4 1 (0.098%) MSI
4 1 (0.098%) Ant
4 1 (0.098%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.098%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.098%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.098%) CruiseControl
General
1 393 (38.38%) Finance
2 163 (15.92%) Banking
3 109 (10.64%) Telecoms
4 65 (6.35%) Retail
5 41 (4.00%) Investment Banking
6 33 (3.22%) Marketing
7 31 (3.03%) Legal
8 27 (2.64%) Manufacturing
9 23 (2.25%) Front Office
10 21 (2.05%) Back Office
11 20 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
11 20 (1.95%) Financial Institution
11 20 (1.95%) Automotive
12 17 (1.66%) Law
13 12 (1.17%) Advertising
13 12 (1.17%) Billing
14 11 (1.07%) Publishing
15 10 (0.98%) Dutch Language
15 10 (0.98%) Spanish Language
16 9 (0.88%) French Language
Job Titles
1 614 (59.96%) Project Manager
2 96 (9.38%) Analyst
3 77 (7.52%) Programme Manager
4 62 (6.05%) IT Project Manager
5 50 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 49 (4.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 48 (4.69%) Senior Manager
8 44 (4.30%) Senior Project Manager
9 39 (3.81%) Business Analyst
10 34 (3.32%) PMO Analyst
11 29 (2.83%) Technical Manager
12 27 (2.64%) Coordinator
12 27 (2.64%) Technical Project Manager
13 25 (2.44%) Project Coordinator
14 20 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
15 18 (1.76%) Project Analyst
16 17 (1.66%) Architect
16 17 (1.66%) IT Programme Manager
16 17 (1.66%) Delivery Manager
17 16 (1.56%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (1.66%) Middleware
2 16 (1.56%) .NET
3 15 (1.46%) XML
4 13 (1.27%) J2EE
4 13 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
5 12 (1.17%) JSP
6 8 (0.78%) EJB
7 7 (0.68%) HTML
8 6 (0.59%) JRules
8 6 (0.59%) Worklight
9 5 (0.49%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.29%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.29%) Flash
10 3 (0.29%) Web Services
11 2 (0.20%) SVG
11 2 (0.20%) JSON
11 2 (0.20%) OAuth
11 2 (0.20%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.20%) OAuth2
12 1 (0.098%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 498 (48.63%) PMI
2 61 (5.96%) Management Information System
3 26 (2.54%) Mainframe
4 19 (1.86%) Computer Science
5 14 (1.37%) AS400
6 11 (1.07%) Economics
7 9 (0.88%) FMCG
8 8 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (0.68%) Credit Risk
10 6 (0.59%) Market Risk
10 6 (0.59%) Freedom of Information
10 6 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
11 5 (0.49%) Freedom of Information Act
11 5 (0.49%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.49%) E-Learning
12 4 (0.39%) DTV
12 4 (0.39%) Equities
12 4 (0.39%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 52 (5.08%) Windows
2 35 (3.42%) Linux
3 29 (2.83%) UNIX
4 17 (1.66%) AIX
5 9 (0.88%) Solaris
6 7 (0.68%) SUSE
7 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (0.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (0.49%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.29%) pSOS
10 2 (0.20%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.20%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.20%) Android
11 1 (0.098%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.098%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.098%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.098%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.098%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 811 (79.20%) PRINCE2
2 651 (63.57%) Project Management
3 219 (21.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 185 (18.07%) ITIL
5 128 (12.50%) Change Management
6 126 (12.30%) Migration
7 117 (11.43%) Programme Management
8 111 (10.84%) PRINCE
9 98 (9.57%) Risk Management
10 78 (7.62%) Project Planning
11 68 (6.64%) Business Analysis
12 64 (6.25%) Change Control
13 57 (5.57%) Service Management
14 55 (5.37%) Scrum
15 53 (5.18%) Agile Software Development
16 48 (4.69%) Six Sigma
17 46 (4.49%) Service Delivery
18 45 (4.39%) Time Management
19 43 (4.20%) Waterfall
20 41 (4.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (7.03%) C
2 51 (4.98%) Java
3 19 (1.86%) SQL
4 7 (0.68%) Jython
4 7 (0.68%) Bash Shell
5 4 (0.39%) PHP
6 3 (0.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.29%) VBA
6 3 (0.29%) Python
7 2 (0.20%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.20%) VB
8 1 (0.098%) ABAP
8 1 (0.098%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.098%) C#
8 1 (0.098%) PowerHouse
8 1 (0.098%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 682 (66.60%) PMP
2 148 (14.45%) Degree
3 93 (9.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 81 (7.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 59 (5.76%) Security Cleared
6 38 (3.71%) SC Cleared
7 36 (3.52%) APMP
7 36 (3.52%) ISEB
8 26 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (1.66%) CISSP
10 16 (1.56%) CAPM
11 14 (1.37%) MAPM
12 12 (1.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 11 (1.07%) CISA
14 10 (0.98%) PgMP
15 9 (0.88%) MBA
16 7 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (0.68%) CCNA
17 6 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
18 5 (0.49%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.71%) QA
2 27 (2.64%) P3O
3 22 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 12 (1.17%) ISO 9001
5 12 (1.17%) SLA
6 5 (0.49%) EMIR
7 4 (0.39%) Dodd-Frank
8 3 (0.29%) PCI DSS
8 3 (0.29%) COBIT
9 2 (0.20%) MiFID
9 2 (0.20%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.20%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.20%) FATCA
10 1 (0.098%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.098%) GxP
10 1 (0.098%) BS15000
10 1 (0.098%) Basel III
10 1 (0.098%) JSP 440
10 1 (0.098%) COREP
System Software
1 12 (1.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.20%) vSphere
3 2 (0.20%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.098%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.098%) Squid
4 1 (0.098%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.098%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (1.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 9 (0.88%) SCCM
3 8 (0.78%) Oracle Identity Management
4 6 (0.59%) Tivoli
4 6 (0.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 5 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
6 4 (0.39%) Puppet
7 2 (0.20%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.20%) AppDNA
7 2 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.20%) Netcool
7 2 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (0.20%) OPNET
7 2 (0.20%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.20%) OpenView
8 1 (0.098%) WSUS
8 1 (0.098%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 163 (15.92%) Microsoft
2 82 (8.01%) Oracle
3 56 (5.47%) SAP
4 21 (2.05%) Cisco
5 18 (1.76%) HP
6 15 (1.46%) IBM
7 11 (1.07%) VMware
8 10 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (0.98%) Guidewire
9 9 (0.88%) Citrix
10 8 (0.78%) EMC
10 8 (0.78%) Remedy
11 7 (0.68%) Primavera
11 7 (0.68%) JD Edwards
12 6 (0.59%) CA
12 6 (0.59%) Sybase
12 6 (0.59%) BT
13 5 (0.49%) PeopleSoft
13 5 (0.49%) CheckPoint
13 5 (0.49%) NetApp
Middlesex
CPS Group UK
Rate: £375 - £400 per day + neg
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £180 - £200 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
LA International
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 23 days holiday, pension scheme
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin Technology
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Square One Resources
Rate: £730 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The People Network
Rate: £600 - £800 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Orgtel
Rate: £275 - £300 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago