The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Certification
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank - - 39
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - - 1.20%
As % of the Qualifications category - - 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +1.76% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £61.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -23.88% +71.52%  

PMI Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 33 65 72
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 11.91% 21.31% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 41
Median daily rate £450 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £125 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £525 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 11
Median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +46.15%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing PMI Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in Bedfordshire

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PMI Certification in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI Certification in Bedfordshire

PMI Certification
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Project
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Project
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Facilities Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PMP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft