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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 126 112 107
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Contract jobs citing PMI 14 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.38% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.82% 1.39% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Median daily rate £305 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £530 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £422 £414
% change year-on-year
-21.70% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
- +73.80%
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
770 646 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.82% 27.22% 28.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 392 317
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £204 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 47 62
Median hourly rate £15.21 £19.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.02% -38.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.65 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £35.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -11.90%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram 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 25 June 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 -1 8 £300 -45.45%
Warwickshire - 2 - -
Coventry -6 1 - -
Solihull -24 1 - -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 23 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 17 (73.91%) Project Management
3 15 (65.22%) PRINCE2
4 10 (43.48%) MS Office
4 10 (43.48%) PMP
5 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
5 9 (39.13%) Finance
6 7 (30.43%) QA
6 7 (30.43%) Data Privacy
7 6 (26.09%) Programme Governance
7 6 (26.09%) Legal
7 6 (26.09%) SLA
7 6 (26.09%) Internet
8 5 (21.74%) Logistics
8 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
9 4 (17.39%) Network Planning
9 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
9 4 (17.39%) LTE
9 4 (17.39%) 3G
9 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
9 4 (17.39%) Virtual Team
9 4 (17.39%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
10 3 (13.04%) SDLC
10 3 (13.04%) Migration
10 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (13.04%) Scrum
10 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (13.04%) Project Governance

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:

Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
3 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Internet
2 4 (17.39%) 3G
2 4 (17.39%) LTE
3 3 (13.04%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (4.35%) VersionOne
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Legal
3 4 (17.39%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Project Manager
2 6 (26.09%) Lead Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Programme Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Digital Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Vendor Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) CRM Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Project Governance Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Project Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Virtual Team
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Project Management
2 15 (65.22%) PRINCE2
3 9 (39.13%) Risk Management
4 7 (30.43%) Data Privacy
5 6 (26.09%) Programme Governance
6 5 (21.74%) Business Analysis
6 5 (21.74%) Logistics
7 4 (17.39%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (17.39%) Network Planning
7 4 (17.39%) Programme Management
8 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.04%) Migration
8 3 (13.04%) Project Governance
8 3 (13.04%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) SDLC
8 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (8.70%) CRM
10 1 (4.35%) Information Security
10 1 (4.35%) ITIL
10 1 (4.35%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 23 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 10 (43.48%) PMP
3 3 (13.04%) Degree
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (8.70%) ISEB
5 1 (4.35%) APMP
5 1 (4.35%) CISM
5 1 (4.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (30.43%) QA
2 6 (26.09%) SLA
3 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Rally