The table below looks at the statistics for PMI Certification in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI Certification over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Certification
Rank 92 100 105
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 25 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.00% 0.89% 0.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.68% 5.00% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 3
Average daily rate
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£369 £375 £505
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -25.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £200 £421
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £460 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £389 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.89% -8.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £30.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+80.32% +14.01%
PMI Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
440 460 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.59% 17.79% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 216 150
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 25
Average hourly rate £32.50 £26.42 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% +32.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £30.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMI Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMI Certification across the West Midlands region.

PMI Certification Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI Certification across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

PMI Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

PMI Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification across the West Midlands region.

PMI Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PMI Certification
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Birmingham +10 9 £400 +3.22% 2
Warwickshire +9 6 £350 -6.66%
Solihull -1 4 - - 1
Coventry -3 2 £500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £341 -
PMI Certification
England

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 37 (84.09%) PRINCE2
2 35 (79.55%) Project Management
3 33 (75.00%) PMP
4 14 (31.82%) PMI
5 12 (27.27%) Business Analysis
6 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (22.73%) ITIL
8 9 (20.45%) IBM
8 9 (20.45%) Finance
8 9 (20.45%) Waterfall
9 8 (18.18%) Change Management
10 7 (15.91%) Process Management
10 7 (15.91%) Programme Management
10 7 (15.91%) ISEB
10 7 (15.91%) PRINCE
10 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Analysis
11 6 (13.64%) F5
11 6 (13.64%) ITIL V3
11 6 (13.64%) Multicast
11 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (13.64%) SPSS
11 6 (13.64%) Cisco
11 6 (13.64%) Linux
11 6 (13.64%) Scrum
11 6 (13.64%) OSPF
11 6 (13.64%) BGP
11 6 (13.64%) Firewall
12 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
12 5 (11.36%) Solaris
12 5 (11.36%) DNS

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
1 2 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
1 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) SPSS
2 4 (9.09%) MS Project
3 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) OSPF
1 6 (13.64%) BGP
1 6 (13.64%) Firewall
1 6 (13.64%) Multicast
2 5 (11.36%) DNS
3 4 (9.09%) Structured Cabling
3 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.55%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) DWDM
5 1 (2.27%) MPLS
5 1 (2.27%) ATM
5 1 (2.27%) SDH
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.45%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
3 1 (2.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 36 (81.82%) Project Manager
2 7 (15.91%) Business Analyst
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Business Project Manager
3 6 (13.64%) Business Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Project Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Information Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Change Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Deployment Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Delivery Project Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (31.82%) PMI
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) EPoS
4 1 (2.27%) CMDB
4 1 (2.27%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.64%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Solaris
2 5 (11.36%) UNIX
3 2 (4.55%) Windows
4 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (84.09%) PRINCE2
2 35 (79.55%) Project Management
3 12 (27.27%) Business Analysis
4 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.73%) ITIL
6 9 (20.45%) Waterfall
7 8 (18.18%) Change Management
8 7 (15.91%) Programme Management
8 7 (15.91%) Process Management
8 7 (15.91%) PRINCE
8 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Analysis
9 6 (13.64%) Scrum
9 6 (13.64%) ITIL V3
10 5 (11.36%) Risk Management
11 4 (9.09%) Migration
11 4 (9.09%) Change Control
12 3 (6.82%) Supplier Management
12 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (6.82%) Workflow
13 2 (4.55%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (75.00%) PMP
2 7 (15.91%) ISEB
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (11.36%) CCNA
4 3 (6.82%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) IBM
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco
2 6 (13.64%) F5
3 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) HP
4 2 (4.55%) Lotus
5 1 (2.27%) BT
5 1 (2.27%) SAP