Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 115 214 232
Rank change year-on-year +99 +18 -14
Contract jobs citing PMI 3 18 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.17% 0.29% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.91% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 2
Median daily rate £625 £525 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -10.64% +21.76%
10th Percentile £453 £385 £486
90th Percentile £638 £718 £679
Central London median daily rate £625 £525 £475
% change year-on-year +19.05% +10.53% -1.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
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 651 1,972 2,786
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.53% 31.53% 40.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 1,484 2,156
Median daily rate £521 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.71% - -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £690 £688 £713
Central London median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year - +2.44% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 52
Median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% +3.23% -6.97%
10th Percentile £14.55 £11.25 £13.31
90th Percentile £49.50 £52.53 £37.09
Median hourly rate £35.50 £20.67 £19.50
% change year-on-year +71.79% +5.97% +2.63%

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

PMI
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

PMI
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 24 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PMI in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Transition Management
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (33.33%) Contract Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) NIST 800
3 1 (33.33%) Project Roadmap
3 1 (33.33%) NIST
3 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
3 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Business Case
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) ITSM

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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Change Portfolio Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Portfolio Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Services Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Service Performance Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technology Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Case
3 1 (33.33%) Business Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Contract Management
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Project Roadmap
3 1 (33.33%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) NIST
1 1 (33.33%) NIST 800
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft