Period
to 24 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 24 June 2019 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.

PMI Certification
London > Central London
6 months to
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 197 238 183
Rank change year-on-year +41 -55 +12
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 75 56 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.89% 0.61% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.42% 4.32% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 37 49
Central London median daily rate £575 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £402 £390 £350
90th Percentile £638 £666 £675
London median daily rate £508 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Central London median hourly rate - - £20.00
London median hourly rate - £23.38 £50.00
% change year-on-year - -53.25% -4.76%

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 contract job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Central London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,168 1,297 1,123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Central London 13.87% 14.21% 15.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 933 759
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £311 £298 £270
90th Percentile £675 £688 £644
London median daily rate £513 £500 £473
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.82% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 53 21
Central London median hourly rate £25.09 £18.70 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.17% +5.23% -18.41%
10th Percentile £12.25 £14.35 £12.75
90th Percentile £51.00 £52.65 £25.04
London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.50 £24.36
% change year-on-year +70.73% -15.85% +24.92%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing PMI Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in Central London

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI Certification in Central London

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Central London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in Central London over the 6 months to 24 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI Certification in Central London

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Central London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMI Certification in Central London

PMI Certification
Contract Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the Central London region over the 6 months to 24 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +14 46 £525 -7.89% 9
West End of London +8 4 £550 -
PMI Certification
London

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 64 (85.33%) PRINCE2
2 58 (77.33%) PMP
3 48 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (53.33%) Finance
5 37 (49.33%) Project Management
6 27 (36.00%) Migration
7 25 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (29.33%) Scrum
8 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Excel
9 21 (28.00%) DevOps
10 20 (26.67%) Big Data
10 20 (26.67%) SDLC
10 20 (26.67%) Waterfall
10 20 (26.67%) Data Analysis
11 19 (25.33%) PMI
11 19 (25.33%) Performance Testing
11 19 (25.33%) Data Migration
12 18 (24.00%) Use Case
12 18 (24.00%) Apache Hive
12 18 (24.00%) Apache Spark
12 18 (24.00%) Impala
12 18 (24.00%) Cloudera
12 18 (24.00%) Data Engineering
12 18 (24.00%) Informatica
12 18 (24.00%) SQL
12 18 (24.00%) Oracle
12 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
13 14 (18.67%) Banking
14 13 (17.33%) Degree
15 12 (16.00%) Project Governance

PMI Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 18 (24.00%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (12.00%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (5.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.33%) Chatbot
4 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.67%) Carpe Diem
1 2 (2.67%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.67%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (2.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.33%) Office 365
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (1.33%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (1.33%) CloudFront
3 1 (1.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.33%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.33%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.33%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.33%) WAN
2 9 (12.00%) LAN
3 5 (6.67%) Unified Communications
4 3 (4.00%) Firewall
5 2 (2.67%) Skype
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.33%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (1.33%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.33%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.33%) HTTP
6 1 (1.33%) Internet
6 1 (1.33%) IOS XR
6 1 (1.33%) Multicast
6 1 (1.33%) NAS
6 1 (1.33%) RIP
6 1 (1.33%) SAN
6 1 (1.33%) SDH
6 1 (1.33%) VoIP
6 1 (1.33%) VPLS
6 1 (1.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) Big Data
2 18 (24.00%) Apache Hive
2 18 (24.00%) Impala
2 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.67%) JIRA
2 1 (1.33%) Introscope
2 1 (1.33%) JMeter
2 1 (1.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.33%) NeoLoad
General
1 40 (53.33%) Finance
2 14 (18.67%) Banking
3 6 (8.00%) Financial Institution
3 6 (8.00%) Retail
4 5 (6.67%) Front Office
5 4 (5.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.00%) Legal
7 2 (2.67%) Billing
7 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.67%) Law
7 2 (2.67%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.33%) Back Office
8 1 (1.33%) Japanese Language
8 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.33%) Marketing
8 1 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (57.33%) Project Manager
2 18 (24.00%) Big Data Engineer
2 18 (24.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 18 (24.00%) Data Engineer
3 15 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 13 (17.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 10 (13.33%) IT Manager
5 10 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (10.67%) Senior Manager
6 8 (10.67%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (8.00%) Banking Project Manager
8 5 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
9 4 (5.33%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (5.33%) Analyst
9 4 (5.33%) Asset Management Project Manager
9 4 (5.33%) Contracts Manager
10 3 (4.00%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.00%) Programme Manager
11 2 (2.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) CSS
1 1 (1.33%) HTML
1 1 (1.33%) Middleware
1 1 (1.33%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (1.33%) REST
1 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) PMI
2 7 (9.33%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.33%) Equities
4 4 (5.33%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.00%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.67%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.67%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.33%) BYOD
7 1 (1.33%) CMDB
7 1 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.33%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Windows
1 5 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (5.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (85.33%) PRINCE2
2 48 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (49.33%) Project Management
4 27 (36.00%) Migration
5 25 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (29.33%) Scrum
7 21 (28.00%) DevOps
8 20 (26.67%) Data Analysis
8 20 (26.67%) SDLC
8 20 (26.67%) Waterfall
9 19 (25.33%) Data Migration
9 19 (25.33%) Performance Testing
10 18 (24.00%) Data Engineering
10 18 (24.00%) Use Case
11 12 (16.00%) Project Governance
12 11 (14.67%) Change Management
12 11 (14.67%) ITIL
13 8 (10.67%) Programme Management
14 7 (9.33%) Matrix Management
14 7 (9.33%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.00%) SQL
2 3 (4.00%) C
3 1 (1.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 58 (77.33%) PMP
2 13 (17.33%) Degree
3 7 (9.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (5.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.00%) CBAP
6 2 (2.67%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.67%) IIBA
7 1 (1.33%) CCIE
7 1 (1.33%) CCNA
7 1 (1.33%) CCNP
7 1 (1.33%) CSQA
7 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.00%) SEPA
2 2 (2.67%) PMO
3 1 (1.33%) COBIT
3 1 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.33%) NIST
3 1 (1.33%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.33%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 18 (24.00%) Cloudera
1 18 (24.00%) Informatica
1 18 (24.00%) Oracle
2 10 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.33%) Cisco
4 3 (4.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.67%) Aderant
5 2 (2.67%) iManage
5 2 (2.67%) Juniper
6 1 (1.33%) Adobe
6 1 (1.33%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.33%) CA
6 1 (1.33%) Citrix
6 1 (1.33%) F5
6 1 (1.33%) HP
6 1 (1.33%) Polycom
6 1 (1.33%) Reuters
6 1 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.33%) Workday