Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 192 179
Rank change year-on-year +6 -13 +66
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 62 40 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.89% 0.65% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.24% 4.42% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 52
City of London median daily rate £525 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% -8.33% +26.98%
10th Percentile £361 £436 £325
90th Percentile £675 £691 £686
Central London median daily rate £525 £513 £525
% change year-on-year +2.44% -2.38% +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 994 906 1,090
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.22% 14.67% 15.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 626 802
City of London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £268 £240
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
Central London median daily rate £483 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +7.22% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 19
City of London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.29% -6.50% +42.86%
10th Percentile £14.75 £14.43 £15.45
90th Percentile £30.75 £21.70 £30.08
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year +14.44% -5.90% +18.18%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing PMI Certification as a percentage 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

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 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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 21 January 2018, 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 46 (74.19%) PRINCE2
2 42 (67.74%) PMP
3 41 (66.13%) Project Management
4 35 (56.45%) PMI
5 32 (51.61%) Finance
6 25 (40.32%) Banking
7 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (24.19%) Programme Management
8 14 (22.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (17.74%) Project Planning
10 11 (17.74%) Degree
10 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 9 (14.52%) PRINCE
11 9 (14.52%) Advertising
11 9 (14.52%) SDLC
12 8 (12.90%) Legal
12 8 (12.90%) Resource Management
13 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
13 7 (11.29%) ISEB
13 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
13 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
13 7 (11.29%) GDPR
14 6 (9.68%) Virtual Team
14 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Project
14 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
14 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
14 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
15 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
15 5 (8.06%) QA

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 2 (3.23%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.61%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) LAN
1 1 (1.61%) NAS
1 1 (1.61%) SAN
1 1 (1.61%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) JIRA
2 2 (3.23%) MSI
3 1 (1.61%) JIRA Agile
General
1 32 (51.61%) Finance
2 25 (40.32%) Banking
3 9 (14.52%) Advertising
4 8 (12.90%) Legal
5 4 (6.45%) Law
6 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.23%) Front Office
7 2 (3.23%) International Banking
7 2 (3.23%) Retail
8 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.61%) German Language
8 1 (1.61%) Japanese Language
8 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (69.35%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.90%) Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 7 (11.29%) Junior
3 7 (11.29%) Junior Project Manager
4 6 (9.68%) IT Manager
4 6 (9.68%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (8.06%) HR Manager
6 4 (6.45%) GDPR Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 4 (6.45%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Delivery Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.84%) IT Services Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Programmer
7 3 (4.84%) Security Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Security Project Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.84%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (56.45%) PMI
2 6 (9.68%) Virtual Team
3 5 (8.06%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.45%) Fintech
5 3 (4.84%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.84%) Hedge funds
6 2 (3.23%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.84%) Windows
1 3 (4.84%) Windows 10
2 2 (3.23%) Unix
3 1 (1.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (74.19%) PRINCE2
2 41 (66.13%) Project Management
3 15 (24.19%) Programme Management
3 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.74%) Project Planning
6 9 (14.52%) PRINCE
6 9 (14.52%) SDLC
7 8 (12.90%) Resource Management
8 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
9 5 (8.06%) ITIL
9 5 (8.06%) Migration
9 5 (8.06%) Risk Management
9 5 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
10 4 (6.45%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (6.45%) Planning and Forecasting
10 4 (6.45%) Project Governance
10 4 (6.45%) Test Strategy
10 4 (6.45%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.06%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (67.74%) PMP
2 14 (22.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (17.74%) Degree
3 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (11.29%) DV Cleared
4 7 (11.29%) ISEB
4 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
5 4 (6.45%) MBA
6 3 (4.84%) CFA
7 1 (1.61%) CISM
7 1 (1.61%) CISSP
7 1 (1.61%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.61%) PgMP
7 1 (1.61%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) GDPR
2 5 (8.06%) PMO
2 5 (8.06%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) IFRS
3 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.61%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
2 3 (4.84%) Bloomberg
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.23%) Citrix
3 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.61%) Demandware
4 1 (1.61%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) SAP