The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 127 108 105
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -3
Contract jobs citing PMI 4 15 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.59% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 2.12% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £350 £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +18.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £414 £431
% change year-on-year
+2.71% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 -
PMI
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
769 707 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.97% 27.67% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 403 375
Median daily rate £375 £350 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 47 58
Median hourly rate £24.50 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.00 £11.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.53 £19.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +15.79%

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing PMI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

PMI
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 across the West Midlands region.

PMI Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PMI
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 across the West Midlands region.

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

PMI
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
Birmingham -10 2 - - 3
Warwickshire -2 1 £350 -40.42%
Coventry -15 1 - -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PMI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PMI.

1 34 (97.14%) PMI Certification
2 26 (74.29%) PRINCE2
3 15 (42.86%) Project Management
4 14 (40.00%) PMP
5 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (34.29%) Unified Communications
6 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
6 12 (34.29%) Risk Management
6 12 (34.29%) Programme Management
7 10 (28.57%) Finance
7 10 (28.57%) Change Management
7 10 (28.57%) ITIL
8 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
10 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (17.14%) MS Project
10 6 (17.14%) Service Design
11 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
11 5 (14.29%) Skype
11 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 5 (14.29%) Office 365
11 5 (14.29%) MS Office
11 5 (14.29%) ISEB
11 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
12 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
12 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
12 4 (11.43%) Service Management
12 4 (11.43%) WAN
12 4 (11.43%) Resource Management

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Project
2 5 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 5 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.29%) Office 365
2 4 (11.43%) Yammer
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) Unified Communications
2 5 (14.29%) Skype
3 4 (11.43%) WAN
3 4 (11.43%) WebEx
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAAS
4 1 (2.86%) WLAN
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Law
3 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.86%) Automotive
4 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Project Manager
2 18 (51.43%) Infrastructure Manager
3 12 (34.29%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 12 (34.29%) Programme Manager
4 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 6 (17.14%) IT Manager
4 6 (17.14%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Transformation Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Transformation Programme Manager
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL Manager
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL Project Manager
6 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Service Transition Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
1 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) PRINCE2
2 15 (42.86%) Project Management
3 12 (34.29%) Programme Management
3 12 (34.29%) Risk Management
4 10 (28.57%) Change Management
4 10 (28.57%) ITIL
5 6 (17.14%) Service Design
5 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Transformation
7 4 (11.43%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
7 4 (11.43%) Resource Allocation
7 4 (11.43%) Resource Management
7 4 (11.43%) Service Delivery
7 4 (11.43%) Service Management
8 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
8 3 (8.57%) Quality Management
8 3 (8.57%) Supplier Management
8 3 (8.57%) Transition Management
8 3 (8.57%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 34 (97.14%) PMI Certification
2 14 (40.00%) PMP
3 13 (37.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (14.29%) ISEB
5 3 (8.57%) Degree
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) SCCM
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.71%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Lotus
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat