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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Certification
Rank 103 89 90
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 16 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.63% 0.63% 1.00%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.43% 5.00% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 13
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £261 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £502 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £425 £406
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.75 - £35.03
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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
467 260 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 18.36% 12.61% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 156 176
Average daily rate £350 £345 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 13 32
Average hourly rate £27.50 £21.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.95% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £23.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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
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 24 October 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
Coventry -4 6 £391 -19.12%
Warwickshire - 5 £394 -
Worcestershire - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -
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PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 33 (91.67%) PMI
2 32 (88.89%) PRINCE2
3 29 (80.56%) Project Management
4 15 (41.67%) ITIL
5 13 (36.11%) PMP
6 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (27.78%) MS Project
8 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.22%) WAN
9 8 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
9 8 (22.22%) Migration
10 7 (19.44%) Finance
10 7 (19.44%) Six Sigma
10 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
10 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
10 7 (19.44%) P3O
10 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
11 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (16.67%) LAN
11 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
11 6 (16.67%) SAP
11 6 (16.67%) Automotive
11 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
11 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (13.89%) Degree
12 5 (13.89%) CA Clarity
12 5 (13.89%) Performance Management

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Documentum
3 1 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (27.78%) MS Project
2 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 8 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 8 (22.22%) WAN
2 6 (16.67%) LAN
2 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (11.11%) 2G
3 4 (11.11%) 3G
3 4 (11.11%) LTE
4 3 (8.33%) 4G
4 3 (8.33%) Firewall
5 2 (5.56%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (2.78%) Multicast
6 1 (2.78%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (2.78%) OSPF
6 1 (2.78%) BGP
6 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.78%) MS Access
2 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Automotive
2 6 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (11.11%) Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Front Office
5 1 (2.78%) Back Office
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.89%) Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Project Planner
5 2 (5.56%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.56%) Head of IT
6 1 (2.78%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Capacity Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) PMO Manager
6 1 (2.78%) SAP Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Rollout Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.78%) Service Improvement Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Change Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Business Change Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) JSP
1 1 (2.78%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 33 (91.67%) PMI
2 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
3 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) UNIX
1 1 (2.78%) Solaris
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 29 (80.56%) Project Management
3 15 (41.67%) ITIL
4 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.22%) Migration
6 7 (19.44%) Risk Management
6 7 (19.44%) Service Delivery
6 7 (19.44%) Six Sigma
7 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (13.89%) Performance Management
8 5 (13.89%) Change Management
9 4 (11.11%) Service Management
9 4 (11.11%) ERP
9 4 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (11.11%) Strategic Planning
9 4 (11.11%) Resource Management
10 3 (8.33%) Document Management
10 3 (8.33%) Logistics
10 3 (8.33%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) PMP
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (13.89%) Degree
4 4 (11.11%) PgMP
5 3 (8.33%) APMP
6 2 (5.56%) CCNA
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.78%) CCIE
7 1 (2.78%) CCNP
7 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (2.78%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) P3O
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) SAP
3 4 (11.11%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco
4 2 (5.56%) Primavera
4 2 (5.56%) Cadence
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) CA
4 2 (5.56%) Nokia
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos
5 1 (2.78%) Huawei
5 1 (2.78%) BT
5 1 (2.78%) F5