Period
to 28 January 2020

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 28 January 2020 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
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 193 235 220
Rank change year-on-year +42 -15 -13
Contract jobs citing PMI 8 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.24% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.60% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 19
City of London median daily rate £475 £525 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.52% +8.81% -3.98%
10th Percentile £376 £343 £352
90th Percentile £593 £538 £675
Central London median daily rate £475 £510 £483
% change year-on-year -6.86% +5.70% -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 1,605 2,661 2,872
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.76% 39.18% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,217 2,005 2,264
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £275 £281 £319
90th Percentile £700 £700 £725
Central London median daily rate £505 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -3.81% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 52 42
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.70 £24.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.30% -24.58% +30.50%
10th Percentile £12.04 £13.03 £12.81
90th Percentile £52.25 £36.68 £45.25
Central London median hourly rate £22.03 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +17.81% -16.89% +18.42%

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 28 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2020, 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 8 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) PMO
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (25.00%) Project Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (25.00%) Time Management
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) Content Management
5 2 (25.00%) Information Security
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) B2B
5 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Adobe
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (12.50%) CRM
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 1 (12.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) WAN
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft 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 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ISE
1 1 (12.50%) Extranet
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Implementation Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Project Implementation Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior PMO
2 1 (12.50%) Senior PMO Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
1 1 (12.50%) OAuth
1 1 (12.50%) OpenID
1 1 (12.50%) RESTful
1 1 (12.50%) SAML
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) B2B
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Document Management
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CBAP
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PMO
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Single Sign-On
1 1 (12.50%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) BT
2 1 (12.50%) Okta
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com