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 3 months to 30 April 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.

PMI Certification
London / City of London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 121 152
Rank change year-on-year -10 +31  
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 34 34 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.06% 0.97% 0.84%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.69% 6.63% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 35
Median daily rate £500 £545 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.25% +3.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £374 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £663 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 - £21.50

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 442 513 822
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 13.81% 14.69% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 360 613
Median daily rate £474 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.44% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 14
Median hourly rate £20.54 £21.78 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.69% +3.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.94 £16.75 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £89.00 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI Certification in the City of London

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in the City of London over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI Certification in the City of London

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMI Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 City of London region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 44 (77.19%) PRINCE2
2 37 (64.91%) PMP
3 33 (57.89%) Project Management
3 33 (57.89%) PMI
4 20 (35.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 16 (28.07%) Finance
7 15 (26.32%) Programme Management
8 14 (24.56%) Banking
9 12 (21.05%) Migration
10 9 (15.79%) Legal
10 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
11 8 (14.04%) SDLC
11 8 (14.04%) Degree
11 8 (14.04%) Cisco
11 8 (14.04%) LAN
11 8 (14.04%) WAN
12 7 (12.28%) Law
12 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
12 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (12.28%) PMO
13 6 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
13 6 (10.53%) DV Cleared
13 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
13 6 (10.53%) Investment Banking
13 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (10.53%) ISEB
13 6 (10.53%) CRM
14 5 (8.77%) CheckPoint
14 5 (8.77%) PRINCE

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 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.75%) JBoss
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.51%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) LAN
1 8 (14.04%) WAN
2 3 (5.26%) Telepresence
3 1 (1.75%) HTTP
3 1 (1.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.51%) SAP BW
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.75%) Big Data
2 1 (1.75%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.75%) QlikView
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Banking
3 9 (15.79%) Legal
4 7 (12.28%) Law
5 6 (10.53%) Investment Banking
6 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
7 3 (5.26%) Front Office
8 2 (3.51%) Advertising
8 2 (3.51%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (1.75%) French Language
Job Titles
1 35 (61.40%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.28%) IT Manager
2 7 (12.28%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (10.53%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 6 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (7.02%) Banking Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Business Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Security Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
1 2 (3.51%) HTML
1 2 (3.51%) XML
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.75%) CSS
2 1 (1.75%) GWT
2 1 (1.75%) HTML5
2 1 (1.75%) J2EE
2 1 (1.75%) jQuery
2 1 (1.75%) REST
2 1 (1.75%) SOAP
2 1 (1.75%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.75%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.75%) XSL
2 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 33 (57.89%) PMI
2 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.26%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Equities
5 1 (1.75%) NHS
5 1 (1.75%) Reinsurance
5 1 (1.75%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Windows
1 3 (5.26%) Windows 10
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
3 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (77.19%) PRINCE2
2 33 (57.89%) Project Management
3 20 (35.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (26.32%) Programme Management
5 12 (21.05%) Migration
6 8 (14.04%) SDLC
7 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.28%) Risk Management
8 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.53%) CRM
9 5 (8.77%) Data Migration
9 5 (8.77%) PRINCE
9 5 (8.77%) Project Planning
9 5 (8.77%) Resource Management
10 4 (7.02%) Budgeting and Forecasting
10 4 (7.02%) Change Control
10 4 (7.02%) Information Security
10 4 (7.02%) Scrum
10 4 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.51%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) Apex Code
2 1 (1.75%) C#
2 1 (1.75%) C++
2 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (64.91%) PMP
2 19 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (14.04%) Degree
4 6 (10.53%) DV Cleared
4 6 (10.53%) ISEB
4 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 3 (5.26%) APMP
5 3 (5.26%) CISSP
6 2 (3.51%) CISA
6 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.75%) CISM
7 1 (1.75%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) PMO
2 4 (7.02%) QA
3 3 (5.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (3.51%) COBIT
4 2 (3.51%) CRD IV
4 2 (3.51%) EMIR
4 2 (3.51%) MiFID
5 1 (1.75%) Basel II
5 1 (1.75%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.75%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Cisco
2 5 (8.77%) CheckPoint
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.51%) Netezza
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) iManage
5 1 (1.75%) Lotus
5 1 (1.75%) Redback
5 1 (1.75%) Tableau
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