The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Project Management Institute (PMI)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 41 37
Contract jobs citing PMI 0 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 1.24% 1.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.00% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £380 £450
% change year-on-year +18.42% -15.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 - -

PMI is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 84 100 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 26.42% 24.75% 30.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 62 60
Median daily rate £363 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £278 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 13
Median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.94 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI in Cambridge

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for PMI.

1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) OpenLink
2 2 (66.67%) Endur
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Information Management
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) PMO

PMI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Endur
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Endur Manager
2 1 (33.33%) OpenLink Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) Information Management
2 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) OpenLink