The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the West Midlands region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Certification
Rank 98 97 99
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 20 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.82% 0.30% 0.45%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.73% 1.95% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Average daily rate
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£375 £525 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £445 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £625 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £32.38 £38.98
% change year-on-year
-16.60% -16.94%
Qualifications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
423 307 329
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 17.27% 15.42% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 153 174
Average daily rate £330 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 27 18
Average hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.45 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
PMI Certification
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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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
Birmingham 0 6 £300 -29.41%
Shropshire - 6 £450 -
Warwickshire - 3 - -
Staffordshire - - - -
PMI Certification
England

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 32 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 30 (83.33%) Project Management
3 29 (80.56%) PMI
4 19 (52.78%) PMP
5 13 (36.11%) ITIL
6 12 (33.33%) Finance
7 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
7 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
7 10 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (25.00%) Migration
8 9 (25.00%) Degree
8 9 (25.00%) P3O
9 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
10 7 (19.44%) SAP
10 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
11 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (16.67%) MS Project
11 6 (16.67%) WAN
11 6 (16.67%) CA Clarity
12 5 (13.89%) Programme Management
12 5 (13.89%) Service Management
13 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (11.11%) Six Sigma
13 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
13 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
13 4 (11.11%) LAN
13 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
13 4 (11.11%) Banking
13 4 (11.11%) Resource Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) Documentum
2 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Excel
1 10 (27.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (16.67%) MS Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) CA Clarity
2 3 (8.33%) SAP HCM
3 2 (5.56%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.78%) Infor M3
4 1 (2.78%) Lawson
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.78%) Movex
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (16.67%) WAN
2 4 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (5.56%) 2G
3 2 (5.56%) 3G
3 2 (5.56%) 4G
3 2 (5.56%) LTE
4 1 (2.78%) Multicast
4 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) DNS
4 1 (2.78%) OSPF
4 1 (2.78%) BGP
4 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) MS Access
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Automotive
4 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.89%) PMO Analyst
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 3 (8.33%) PMO Lead
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.56%) Project Planner
4 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 2 (5.56%) SAP Manager
4 2 (5.56%) PMO Manager
4 2 (5.56%) Head of IT
4 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
4 2 (5.56%) SAP Project Manager
5 1 (2.78%) SAP HR Project Manager
5 1 (2.78%) ERP Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Senior PMO Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Change Manager
5 1 (2.78%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (2.78%) ERP Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 29 (80.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.78%) UNIX
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Solaris
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 30 (83.33%) Project Management
3 13 (36.11%) ITIL
4 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (25.00%) Migration
6 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.89%) Programme Management
7 5 (13.89%) Service Management
8 4 (11.11%) Six Sigma
8 4 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (11.11%) Resource Management
8 4 (11.11%) Performance Management
8 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.11%) Change Control
9 3 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (8.33%) ERP
9 3 (8.33%) Change Management
10 2 (5.56%) ITSM
10 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) PMP
2 9 (25.00%) Degree
3 4 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.56%) CAPM
4 2 (5.56%) APMP
4 2 (5.56%) PgMP
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.78%) CCNA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.00%) P3O
2 2 (5.56%) QA
3 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 1 (2.78%) Infor
4 1 (2.78%) F5
4 1 (2.78%) Nokia
4 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) EMC
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.78%) Intentia