Period
to 16 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 260 227 222
Rank change year-on-year -33 -5 +14
Contract jobs citing PMI 11 18 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.26% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.61% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 15
City of London median daily rate £525 £483 £505
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.81% -4.46% +1.00%
10th Percentile £473 £407 £418
90th Percentile £668 £675 £710
Central London median daily rate £500 £483 £500
% change year-on-year +3.63% -3.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

PMI is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3,020 2,971 2,775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.08% 43.36% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,350 2,283 2,211
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% -
10th Percentile £306 £320 £313
90th Percentile £713 £700 £675
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 35 30
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.10% +7.89% -9.52%
10th Percentile £13.18 £12.61 £11.25
90th Percentile £37.09 £33.25 £85.08
Central London median hourly rate £19.38 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -0.64% +2.63% -5.00%

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI in the City of London

PMI
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 in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI in the City of London

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI in the City of London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PMI 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.

1 11 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 10 (90.91%) PRINCE2
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
4 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
6 3 (27.27%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Finance
6 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
6 3 (27.27%) CRM
6 3 (27.27%) PMP
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
6 3 (27.27%) Fixed Income
6 3 (27.27%) Equities
7 2 (18.18%) Information Security
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (18.18%) Office 365
7 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (18.18%) Marketing
7 2 (18.18%) Degree
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
7 2 (18.18%) Intranet
7 2 (18.18%) Front Office
7 2 (18.18%) Back Office

PMI
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 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (9.09%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (9.09%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (9.09%) Markit EDM
2 1 (9.09%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
1 2 (18.18%) OneDrive
1 2 (18.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) Intranet
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Financial Institution
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
2 2 (18.18%) Front Office
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
3 1 (9.09%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Director
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Asset Management Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Trainer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Trainer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) Equities
2 3 (27.27%) Fixed Income
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Animation
4 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) PRINCE2
2 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Asset Management
4 3 (27.27%) CRM
4 3 (27.27%) Customer-Centricity
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Contingency Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (18.18%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (27.27%) PMP
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 1 (9.09%) MBA
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) BISAM
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) SimCorp
1 1 (9.09%) SunGard