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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Certification
Rank 251 227 214
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -13
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 532 569 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.96% 1.02% 1.02%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.50% 5.21% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 359 375
Median daily rate £445 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £616
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £428 £413
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +3.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £42.75 £21.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.83% -52.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.95 £21.50 £31.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £21.50 £122.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £21.50 £41.38
% change year-on-year
+98.83% -48.03%

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
11823 10917 10896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.26% 19.56% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7400 6170 6185
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 £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 407 546 556
Median hourly rate £32.00 £22.50 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.22% +16.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

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 3 May 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
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 3 May 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 -32 491 £450 - 80
London -22 223 £500 +11.11% 41
South East -24 93 £425 -1.44% 16
North West -6 40 £425 - 5
City of London +15 39 £508 -3.33% 8
Scotland -6 35 £320 -3.03% 4
Tyne and Wear -2 34 £315 -
North East -4 34 £315 -
East of England -7 34 £425 -10.52% 6
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 34 £315 -
Berkshire -10 25 £500 +25.00% 6
Hampshire +14 24 £325 -19.53% 2
Cheshire -9 23 £425 +2.71% 1
Erskine -25 20 £320 +14.28% 1
Renfrewshire -26 20 £320 +14.28% 1
West Midlands -9 19 £325 -2.98% 4
East Midlands -4 17 £400 +6.66% 2
Essex +20 15 £425 +12.58% 1
Birmingham +6 13 £310 -8.82% 2
Surrey -3 13 £375 +10.29% 2
Manchester -5 13 £500 +5.26% 3
Reading -10 13 £500 +10.19% 1
Hertfordshire +8 12 £408 -18.50% 2
Buckinghamshire +8 11 £400 +46.78% 3
South West -7 11 £438 -7.89% 1
Edinburgh - 10 £385 - 2
Milton Keynes -3 9 £400 +50.94% 1
Oxfordshire +4 8 £475 -5.00% 2
Hook +3 8 £320 -20.00%
Yorkshire -7 8 £425 +6.25% 5

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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.

1 703 (74.47%) Project Management
2 654 (69.28%) PRINCE2
3 643 (68.11%) PMP
4 442 (46.82%) PMI
5 392 (41.53%) Finance
6 193 (20.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 193 (20.44%) MS Project
7 186 (19.70%) Degree
8 180 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
9 146 (15.47%) Programme Management
10 132 (13.98%) Microsoft
11 128 (13.56%) Change Management
12 123 (13.03%) Banking
13 121 (12.82%) Security Cleared
14 109 (11.55%) PRINCE
15 108 (11.44%) MS Excel
16 106 (11.23%) Risk Management
17 99 (10.49%) ITIL
18 90 (9.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 89 (9.43%) SC Cleared
20 88 (9.32%) MS Office
21 83 (8.79%) SDLC
22 80 (8.47%) Change Control
23 75 (7.94%) Telecoms
24 73 (7.73%) Scrum
24 73 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
25 70 (7.42%) Data Centre
25 70 (7.42%) Migration
26 66 (6.99%) MS PowerPoint
27 63 (6.67%) 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 51 (5.40%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.91%) JBoss
3 11 (1.17%) MS Project Server
4 10 (1.06%) CMS
5 9 (0.95%) WebLogic
5 9 (0.95%) WebSphere
6 8 (0.85%) CICS
7 4 (0.42%) Apache
7 4 (0.42%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.32%) Confluence
8 3 (0.32%) IIS
8 3 (0.32%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.32%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.21%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.21%) Drupal
9 2 (0.21%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.11%) TPMS
10 1 (0.11%) WordPress
Applications
1 193 (20.44%) MS Project
2 108 (11.44%) MS Excel
3 88 (9.32%) MS Office
4 66 (6.99%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (3.81%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.53%) SmartSuite
7 2 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.85%) CA PPM
1 8 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (0.85%) Primavera
2 7 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.74%) Oracle ERP
3 6 (0.64%) Oracle Assets
3 6 (0.64%) Oracle FAH
3 6 (0.64%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 5 (0.53%) SAP ERP
5 4 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.42%) HFM
6 3 (0.32%) assyst
6 3 (0.32%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.32%) Hyperion Planning
7 2 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
7 2 (0.21%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.21%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.17%) SaaS
2 9 (0.95%) Office 365
3 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.21%) Boomi
5 2 (0.21%) Force.com
6 1 (0.11%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.11%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.11%) CheetahMail
6 1 (0.11%) PaaS
6 1 (0.11%) Silverpop
6 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.18%) LAN
2 26 (2.75%) WAN
3 25 (2.65%) Firewall
4 18 (1.91%) Internet
5 12 (1.27%) 3G
6 11 (1.17%) LTE
6 11 (1.17%) VPN
7 10 (1.06%) Network Security
8 9 (0.95%) DNS
9 8 (0.85%) MPLS
10 6 (0.64%) IP Telephony
10 6 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
11 5 (0.53%) 4G
11 5 (0.53%) SAN
11 5 (0.53%) VoIP
12 4 (0.42%) GSM
12 4 (0.42%) SSL
12 4 (0.42%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.42%) UMTS
12 4 (0.42%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (1.38%) Big Data
1 13 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (1.38%) Oracle Reports
2 8 (0.85%) DB2
2 8 (0.85%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.74%) SAP HANA
4 6 (0.64%) Data Mining
5 4 (0.42%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (0.32%) Essbase
6 3 (0.32%) MySQL
6 3 (0.32%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.32%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.21%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.21%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.11%) QlikView
8 1 (0.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (1.80%) JIRA
2 8 (0.85%) ClearCase
2 8 (0.85%) Subversion
3 3 (0.32%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (0.21%) VersionOne
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 392 (41.53%) Finance
2 123 (13.03%) Banking
3 75 (7.94%) Telecoms
4 59 (6.25%) Retail
5 50 (5.30%) Legal
6 36 (3.81%) Manufacturing
6 36 (3.81%) Marketing
7 29 (3.07%) Financial Institution
8 27 (2.86%) Investment Banking
9 23 (2.44%) Automotive
10 21 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 18 (1.91%) Advertising
12 16 (1.69%) Corporate Banking
13 12 (1.27%) Billing
14 11 (1.17%) Aerospace
15 10 (1.06%) Front Office
16 8 (0.85%) Back Office
16 8 (0.85%) Law
16 8 (0.85%) Publishing
17 7 (0.74%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 612 (64.83%) Project Manager
2 111 (11.76%) IT Manager
3 103 (10.91%) IT Project Manager
4 88 (9.32%) Infrastructure Manager
5 77 (8.16%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 69 (7.31%) Analyst
6 69 (7.31%) Senior Manager
7 66 (6.99%) Senior Project Manager
8 59 (6.25%) Programme Manager
9 40 (4.24%) Security Manager
10 37 (3.92%) Security Project Manager
11 29 (3.07%) Business Analyst
12 28 (2.97%) PMO Analyst
12 28 (2.97%) Technical Manager
13 25 (2.65%) SAP Manager
14 24 (2.54%) Applications Manager
14 24 (2.54%) Delivery Manager
14 24 (2.54%) Digital Project Manager
14 24 (2.54%) Migration Manager
14 24 (2.54%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.69%) J2EE
1 16 (1.69%) Web Services
2 15 (1.59%) .NET
3 14 (1.48%) Struts
4 13 (1.38%) XML
5 11 (1.17%) JSP
6 9 (0.95%) JMS
6 9 (0.95%) XSD
7 8 (0.85%) EJB
7 8 (0.85%) Hibernate
7 8 (0.85%) Servlets
7 8 (0.85%) WSDL
8 6 (0.64%) HTML
8 6 (0.64%) Spring
9 4 (0.42%) .NET Framework
9 4 (0.42%) CGI
9 4 (0.42%) Middleware
10 3 (0.32%) Ajax
10 3 (0.32%) LAMP
10 3 (0.32%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 442 (46.82%) PMI
2 73 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
3 70 (7.42%) Data Centre
4 47 (4.98%) Management Information System
5 24 (2.54%) Computer Science
6 22 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 12 (1.27%) Mainframe
7 12 (1.27%) Security Operations Centre
7 12 (1.27%) Visualisation
8 11 (1.17%) Equities
9 10 (1.06%) Fixed Income
9 10 (1.06%) Smart Meter
10 9 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (0.85%) User Experience
12 7 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.74%) IBM Mainframe
13 6 (0.64%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.64%) Economics
14 5 (0.53%) FMCG
14 5 (0.53%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 38 (4.03%) Windows
2 13 (1.38%) Linux
3 12 (1.27%) Unix
4 11 (1.17%) Windows Server
5 8 (0.85%) Windows 7
6 7 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.42%) Solaris
8 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.21%) AIX
9 2 (0.21%) Android
9 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 703 (74.47%) Project Management
2 654 (69.28%) PRINCE2
3 193 (20.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 180 (19.07%) Agile Software Development
5 146 (15.47%) Programme Management
6 128 (13.56%) Change Management
7 109 (11.55%) PRINCE
8 106 (11.23%) Risk Management
9 99 (10.49%) ITIL
10 83 (8.79%) SDLC
11 80 (8.47%) Change Control
12 73 (7.73%) Scrum
13 70 (7.42%) Migration
14 61 (6.46%) Waterfall
15 57 (6.04%) Project Planning
16 55 (5.83%) ERP
17 53 (5.61%) Business Analysis
18 47 (4.98%) Service Management
19 42 (4.45%) Logistics
20 36 (3.81%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 33 (3.50%) Java
2 29 (3.07%) SQL
3 15 (1.59%) C
3 15 (1.59%) JavaScript
4 8 (0.85%) Assembly Language
4 8 (0.85%) COBOL
5 7 (0.74%) PHP
6 6 (0.64%) VB
7 5 (0.53%) C#
7 5 (0.53%) C++
7 5 (0.53%) Python
8 4 (0.42%) R
9 3 (0.32%) Perl
9 3 (0.32%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.21%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.21%) VBA
11 1 (0.11%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 643 (68.11%) PMP
2 186 (19.70%) Degree
3 121 (12.82%) Security Cleared
4 90 (9.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 89 (9.43%) SC Cleared
6 52 (5.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 50 (5.30%) APMP
8 31 (3.28%) ISEB
9 30 (3.18%) CISSP
10 23 (2.44%) CISA
10 23 (2.44%) CISM
11 19 (2.01%) CAPM
12 16 (1.69%) PgMP
13 14 (1.48%) MCP
14 10 (1.06%) DV Cleared
15 9 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
16 7 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
17 6 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
18 5 (0.53%) CCNA
18 5 (0.53%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.92%) QA
2 26 (2.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (1.69%) SLA
4 15 (1.59%) PMBOK
5 10 (1.06%) GxP
5 10 (1.06%) SEPA
6 8 (0.85%) P3O
7 7 (0.74%) Data Quality
7 7 (0.74%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
9 2 (0.21%) COBIT
9 2 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
9 2 (0.21%) EMIR
9 2 (0.21%) GAMP
9 2 (0.21%) SSAE 16
10 1 (0.11%) FATCA
10 1 (0.11%) MiFID
10 1 (0.11%) Solvency II
System Software
1 23 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 13 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.32%) RACF
4 3 (0.32%) UAG
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
Systems Management
1 12 (1.27%) MOM
2 5 (0.53%) SCCM
3 4 (0.42%) RSA Archer
4 3 (0.32%) OpenView
4 3 (0.32%) Puppet
4 3 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.21%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.21%) SCOM
5 2 (0.21%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.11%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.11%) Thomson Reuters DACS
6 1 (0.11%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 132 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 63 (6.67%) Oracle
3 51 (5.40%) SAP
4 43 (4.56%) HP
5 28 (2.97%) Cisco
6 20 (2.12%) IBM
7 18 (1.91%) VMware
8 12 (1.27%) BT
8 12 (1.27%) Citrix
9 11 (1.17%) Huawei
9 11 (1.17%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (1.06%) PeopleSoft
11 9 (0.95%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 9 (0.95%) ArcSight
11 9 (0.95%) Nokia
12 8 (0.85%) Chordiant
12 8 (0.85%) Ericsson
12 8 (0.85%) Rally
13 6 (0.64%) CheckPoint
13 6 (0.64%) Sun
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 hours ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £445 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 14 hours ago
Highland
Capgemini UK
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
APM Resources
Rate: Up to £550 per day UP TO £550 PER DAY
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £620 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Eastleigh, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £200 - £260 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Corporate Project Solutions
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day Displayed rates are based on a Limited Compa
Posted: 5 days ago
Skelmersdale, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
North Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + 6 month term
Posted: 25 days ago