The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Certification
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 51 53 60
Rank change year-on-year +2 +7  
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 5 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.80% 0.77% 0.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.76% 3.33% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £363 £270 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.25% -36.47%  
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 Birmingham.

Academic & Professional Certification
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 105 150 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 16.72% 23.22% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 96 74
Median daily rate £363 £388 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.45% +16.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £204 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £461
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 5
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.66% -34.78%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year -25.20% +75.82%  

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 Birmingham

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI Certification in Birmingham

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMI Certification in Birmingham

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 6 (60.00%) PMP
1 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
2 5 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) PMI
3 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (30.00%) WLAN
4 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) PMO
6 1 (10.00%) User Experience

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (10.00%) IBM Domino
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Project
1 1 (10.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
1 3 (30.00%) WLAN
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
2 1 (10.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) WAAS
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (10.00%) Automotive
4 1 (10.00%) Law
4 1 (10.00%) Legal
4 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Network Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (40.00%) PMI
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (60.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Change Management
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE
4 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (30.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Coaching
5 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
6 1 (10.00%) Change Control
6 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (10.00%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (10.00%) Network Management
6 1 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) PMP
2 4 (40.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (10.00%) CISM
5 1 (10.00%) CISSP
5 1 (10.00%) ISEB
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) Lotus
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) SAP