Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 214 203
Rank change year-on-year -28 -11 +46
Contract jobs citing PMI 18 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.26% 0.40% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.59% 0.94% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 20
City of London median daily rate £513 £479 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.05% -12.95% +10.00%
10th Percentile £382 £411 £321
90th Percentile £656 £675 £725
Central London median daily rate £475 £479 £515
% change year-on-year -0.78% -7.04% +3.00%
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 3,048 2,759 2,732
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 43.65% 42.06% 40.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,336 2,089 2,213
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.53% +2.15%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £300
90th Percentile £725 £688 £663
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £465
% change year-on-year - +12.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 30 29
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £21.16 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.82% +11.34% -8.80%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £42.70 £33.36 £48.60
Central London median hourly rate £19.38 £18.85 £18.73
% change year-on-year +2.79% +0.67% -10.12%

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 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI in the City of London

PMI
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the City of London region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 1 £625 -
PMI
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 August 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 18 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 11 (61.11%) Project Management
4 9 (50.00%) Finance
5 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) PMP
6 6 (33.33%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) CRM
8 4 (22.22%) WAN
8 4 (22.22%) Retail
8 4 (22.22%) Fixed Income
8 4 (22.22%) MBA
8 4 (22.22%) Change Management
8 4 (22.22%) Front Office
8 4 (22.22%) Investment Management
8 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
8 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 3 (16.67%) SDLC
9 3 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
9 3 (16.67%) Marketing
9 3 (16.67%) Data Management
9 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
9 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (16.67%) Back Office
9 3 (16.67%) Risk Management

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
1 2 (11.11%) OneDrive
1 2 (11.11%) Yammer
2 1 (5.56%) Dialogflow
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) Intranet
3 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (5.56%) Softphone
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 9 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Front Office
2 4 (22.22%) Retail
3 3 (16.67%) Back Office
3 3 (16.67%) Financial Institution
3 3 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Military
4 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Director
3 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Professional Services Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Director
4 1 (5.56%) Python Programmer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) FpML
1 1 (5.56%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Fixed Income
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Equities
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.56%) Fintech
4 1 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (5.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 11 (61.11%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (27.78%) CRM
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) Asset Management
5 4 (22.22%) Business Transformation
5 4 (22.22%) Change Management
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (22.22%) Investment Management
6 3 (16.67%) Business Change Management
6 3 (16.67%) Client Onboarding
6 3 (16.67%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (16.67%) Data Management
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 3 (16.67%) SDLC
6 3 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Python
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (33.33%) PMP
3 4 (22.22%) MBA
4 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 3 (16.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
5 1 (5.56%) CAPM
5 1 (5.56%) CBAP
5 1 (5.56%) CFA
5 1 (5.56%) ISEB
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Bloomberg
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) SmartStream
2 1 (5.56%) Xerox