Period
to 26 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 September 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 152 112 199
Rank change year-on-year -40 +87 +29
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 18 6 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.50% 0.34% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.00% 1.70% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 3 31
10th Percentile £515 £453 £370
25th Percentile £531 £513 £429
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £625 £551
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +13.53% +10.10%
75th Percentile £745 £644 £638
90th Percentile £749 £648 £738
Central London median daily rate £600 £638 £575
% change year-on-year -5.88% +10.87% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £61.50 - -
Central London median hourly rate £61.50 - -

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 the City of London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
City of London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 450 352 869
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.38% 19.94% 13.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 233 667
10th Percentile £313 £308 £300
25th Percentile £413 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £613
90th Percentile £688 £650 £693
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 9
10th Percentile £19.30 £16.78 £10.50
25th Percentile £26.25 £30.69 £11.75
Median hourly rate £32.00 £38.00 £14.50
Median % change year-on-year -15.79% +162.07% -22.46%
75th Percentile £35.75 £46.00 £33.75
90th Percentile £46.95 £46.53 £52.10
Central London median hourly rate £27.50 £36.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year -24.66% +71.76% +13.64%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PMI Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in the City of London

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PMI Certification in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for PMI Certification in the City of London

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PMI Certification in the City of London over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for PMI Certification in the City of London

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PMI Certification in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for PMI Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 14 (77.78%) Social Skills
2 13 (72.22%) Project Management
2 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (55.56%) PMI
4 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (50.00%) PMP
5 9 (50.00%) Degree
6 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
7 6 (33.33%) Project Delivery
7 6 (33.33%) PMO
8 5 (27.78%) Scrum
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
9 4 (22.22%) Banking
9 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (22.22%) Virtual Team
9 4 (22.22%) GRC
9 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
9 4 (22.22%) SDLC
10 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
10 3 (16.67%) Change Control
10 3 (16.67%) Influencing Skills
10 3 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
10 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
10 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
10 3 (16.67%) Programme Management

PMI Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 14 (77.78%) Social Skills
2 13 (72.22%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Banking
4 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 3 (16.67%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Organisational Skills
5 2 (11.11%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (5.56%) Games
6 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) IT Manager
2 5 (27.78%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Finance Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) IT Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) IT Risk Manager
5 2 (11.11%) PMO Lead
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) PMI
2 4 (22.22%) Virtual Team
3 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.56%) Legacy Applications
4 1 (5.56%) Robotics
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Project Management
2 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 10 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (44.44%) Risk Management
5 6 (33.33%) Project Delivery
6 5 (27.78%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) SDLC
7 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
8 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (16.67%) Change Control
8 3 (16.67%) Programme Management
8 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
8 3 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 3 (16.67%) Time Management
9 2 (11.11%) Change Management
9 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
9 2 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 2 (11.11%) Requirements Gathering
9 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 9 (50.00%) Degree
1 9 (50.00%) PMP
2 2 (11.11%) CISA
2 2 (11.11%) CISM
2 2 (11.11%) CISSP
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.56%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) PMO
2 4 (22.22%) GRC
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (5.56%) Cadence