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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 19 August 2022 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
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 176 158 127
Rank change year-on-year -18 -31 +109
Contract jobs citing PMI 22 10 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.49% 0.29% 0.096%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 0.72% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 1
10th Percentile £575 £515 -
25th Percentile - £600 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £625 £363
Median % change year-on-year -4.00% +72.41% -36.46%
75th Percentile £615 £725 £369
90th Percentile £625 £752 -
Central London median daily rate £600 £625 £531
% change year-on-year -4.00% +17.65% -1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £80.25 - -
Median hourly rate £81.50 - -
75th Percentile £82.75 - -
90th Percentile - - -
Central London median hourly rate £81.50 - -

PMI is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,514 1,388 709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.53% 39.69% 33.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 980 991 492
10th Percentile £374 £381 £325
25th Percentile £485 £478 £414
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £588 £600 £525
Median % change year-on-year -2.08% +14.29% -
75th Percentile £725 £688 £625
90th Percentile £825 £774 £711
Central London median daily rate £575 £600 £525
% change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 27
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.62
25th Percentile £20.75 £12.38 £18.00
Median hourly rate £43.24 £28.50 £37.50
Median % change year-on-year +51.72% -24.00% +81.47%
75th Percentile £55.75 £37.75 £44.85
90th Percentile £63.35 £53.80 £47.75
Central London median hourly rate £43.24 £25.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +72.96% -33.33% +79.30%

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI in the City of London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PMI in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for PMI in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PMI in the City of London over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for PMI in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PMI in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for PMI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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 22 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 19 (86.36%) PRINCE2
3 17 (77.27%) Finance
4 15 (68.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (59.09%) Banking
6 12 (54.55%) Degree
7 11 (50.00%) Project Management
7 11 (50.00%) Risk Management
7 11 (50.00%) Cisco
8 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
8 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
9 9 (40.91%) PMO
9 9 (40.91%) Financial Analysis
9 9 (40.91%) Contract Negotiation
9 9 (40.91%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (40.91%) ITIL
10 8 (36.36%) Server Management
11 7 (31.82%) Agile
12 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Project
12 6 (27.27%) PMP
13 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
14 3 (13.64%) Change Management
14 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
14 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
14 3 (13.64%) APMP
14 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
14 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
14 3 (13.64%) Data Loss Prevention
14 3 (13.64%) GRC
15 2 (9.09%) Social Skills

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 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Google Docs
1 1 (4.55%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) FTP
1 1 (4.55%) ICMP
1 1 (4.55%) MPLS
1 1 (4.55%) Skype
1 1 (4.55%) SMTP
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) VLAN
1 1 (4.55%) VoIP
1 1 (4.55%) WebEx
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 17 (77.27%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Social Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.55%) Advertising
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Project Manager
2 12 (54.55%) Banking Project Manager
3 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Manager
3 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 8 (36.36%) Banking Infrastructure Project Manager
4 8 (36.36%) Network Infrastructure Manager
4 8 (36.36%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
4 8 (36.36%) Unified Communications Manager
5 4 (18.18%) Data Manager
6 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
6 3 (13.64%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Business Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Business Change Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Data Centre
1 10 (45.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) Media Streaming
2 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) PRINCE2
2 15 (68.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (50.00%) Project Management
3 11 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (40.91%) Contract Negotiation
4 9 (40.91%) Financial Analysis
4 9 (40.91%) ITIL
5 8 (36.36%) Server Management
6 7 (31.82%) Agile
7 3 (13.64%) Change Management
7 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (13.64%) Data Loss Prevention
7 3 (13.64%) Waterfall
8 2 (9.09%) Business Change Management
8 2 (9.09%) Contingency Planning
8 2 (9.09%) Kanban
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE
8 2 (9.09%) Scrum
9 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
9 1 (4.55%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 22 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 12 (54.55%) Degree
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (27.27%) PMP
5 3 (13.64%) APMP
5 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) CCNA
7 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.55%) MBA
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (40.91%) PMO
2 3 (13.64%) GRC
3 1 (4.55%) P3O
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (4.55%) Artemis
4 1 (4.55%) Google
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle