Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

PMI Certification
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 479 347 381
Rank change year-on-year -132 +34 -88
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 426 672 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.71% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.41% 3.75% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 487 394
England median daily rate £475 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% -2.70% +8.82%
10th Percentile £281 £306 £313
90th Percentile £669 £625 £650
UK median daily rate £463 £448 £450
% change year-on-year +3.35% -0.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 2
England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.46 £48.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.81% -39.57% +28.29%
10th Percentile £33.00 £24.55 £45.38
90th Percentile £43.48 £38.30 £55.13
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +15.38%

PMI Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
England
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 17,688 17,907 20,365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.76% 18.94% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,475 10,984 12,686
England median daily rate £450 £426 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% +0.24% +6.13%
10th Percentile £258 £231 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £594
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 848 841 780
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.69 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.69% +0.75% +10.87%
10th Percentile £12.69 £12.00 £12.14
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -5.66% +1.92% +6.93%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing PMI Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in England

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PMI Certification in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI Certification in England

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI Certification in England

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMI Certification in England

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for PMI Certification in England

PMI Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the England region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
London -76 197 £500 - 35
South East -71 121 £463 +2.78% 13
North of England -51 34 £360 -1.37% 11
East of England +4 26 £450 +9.09% 4
Midlands -53 26 £375 +5.78% 6
North West -19 17 £355 +4.41% 8
South West -34 17 £425 - 3
West Midlands -40 14 £375 +12.78% 5
Yorkshire -14 13 £370 +5.71% 3
East Midlands -7 12 £475 +31.94% 1
North East -17 4 £375 -
PMI Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification 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 England region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 304 (71.36%) PRINCE2
2 303 (71.13%) Project Management
3 277 (65.02%) PMP
4 221 (51.88%) PMI
5 170 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
6 139 (32.63%) Finance
7 111 (26.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 95 (22.30%) Degree
9 81 (19.01%) Problem-Solving
10 80 (18.78%) ITIL
11 79 (18.54%) Microsoft
12 71 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 70 (16.43%) Microsoft Project
14 63 (14.79%) Migration
15 61 (14.32%) PMO
16 57 (13.38%) Project Planning
17 56 (13.15%) Security Cleared
17 56 (13.15%) Matrix Organization
18 49 (11.50%) Scrum
19 48 (11.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 48 (11.27%) Project Governance
20 47 (11.03%) PRINCE
20 47 (11.03%) Change Management
21 46 (10.80%) Programme Management
22 42 (9.86%) Waterfall
23 39 (9.15%) Risk Management
24 37 (8.69%) SC Cleared
25 34 (7.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
25 34 (7.98%) Computer Science
25 34 (7.98%) Telecoms

PMI Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 29 (6.81%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.35%) MS Project Server
3 7 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.41%) CMS
4 6 (1.41%) Drupal
4 6 (1.41%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.17%) Confluence
5 5 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.70%) IBM Domino
6 3 (0.70%) IBM Notes
6 3 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.47%) CICS
7 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.47%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (0.47%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 70 (16.43%) Microsoft Project
2 31 (7.28%) Microsoft Office
3 23 (5.40%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (3.99%) MS Visio
5 16 (3.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.47%) SPSS
7 1 (0.23%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 13 (3.05%) Dynamics AX
2 11 (2.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.70%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.47%) Adobe Campaign
5 2 (0.47%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.47%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.23%) Bankmaster
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.23%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.23%) Finacle
6 1 (0.23%) IntelliMatch
6 1 (0.23%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.23%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.23%) SimCorp Dimension
6 1 (0.23%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.23%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.57%) Office 365
2 25 (5.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.88%) OneDrive
4 8 (1.88%) Yammer
5 7 (1.64%) PaaS
6 6 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.41%) IaaS
6 6 (1.41%) SaaS
7 4 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.70%) Trello
9 2 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.47%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.47%) Slack
10 1 (0.23%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.23%) BlueKai
10 1 (0.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.82%) LAN
2 11 (2.58%) WAN
3 8 (1.88%) Skype
4 7 (1.64%) Firewall
4 7 (1.64%) Intranet
4 7 (1.64%) Value-Added Service
5 5 (1.17%) DNS
5 5 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.94%) SMS
7 3 (0.70%) DMZ
7 3 (0.70%) Internet
7 3 (0.70%) SMTP
7 3 (0.70%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.47%) DHCP
8 2 (0.47%) MPLS
8 2 (0.47%) Network Security
9 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.23%) FTP
9 1 (0.23%) HTTP
9 1 (0.23%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (1.88%) Big Data
2 8 (1.88%) Power BI
3 7 (1.64%) SQL Server
4 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (0.70%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.70%) MySQL
5 3 (0.70%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.70%) Spotfire
5 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (0.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.47%) Couchbase
6 2 (0.47%) Data Lake
6 2 (0.47%) DB2
6 2 (0.47%) Neo4j
6 2 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (4.46%) JIRA
2 3 (0.70%) Bitbucket
2 3 (0.70%) Rational Rose
3 2 (0.47%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.47%) GitLab
3 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.23%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.23%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.23%) JMeter
4 1 (0.23%) JUnit
4 1 (0.23%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.23%) Maven
4 1 (0.23%) Robot Framework
4 1 (0.23%) Selenium
4 1 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 139 (32.63%) Finance
2 34 (7.98%) Telecoms
3 26 (6.10%) Legal
3 26 (6.10%) Manufacturing
4 22 (5.16%) Banking
4 22 (5.16%) Marketing
5 20 (4.69%) Retail
6 13 (3.05%) Military
7 12 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.88%) Games
9 7 (1.64%) Billing
9 7 (1.64%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.64%) Front Office
9 7 (1.64%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.64%) Law
10 6 (1.41%) Automotive
11 5 (1.17%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.94%) German Language
12 4 (0.94%) Publishing
13 2 (0.47%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 274 (64.32%) Project Manager
2 73 (17.14%) IT Manager
3 68 (15.96%) IT Project Manager
4 32 (7.51%) Infrastructure Manager
5 30 (7.04%) Senior Manager
6 29 (6.81%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 29 (6.81%) Programme Manager
7 28 (6.57%) Analyst
7 28 (6.57%) Senior Project Manager
8 20 (4.69%) Business Analyst
9 18 (4.23%) Coordinator
10 15 (3.52%) Project Coordinator
11 14 (3.29%) Agile Project Manager
11 14 (3.29%) Applications Manager
11 14 (3.29%) Applications Project Manager
11 14 (3.29%) Delivery Manager
12 13 (3.05%) IT Infrastructure Manager
12 13 (3.05%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
13 11 (2.58%) Office 365 Manager
14 10 (2.35%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.88%) Middleware
2 6 (1.41%) EDI
3 5 (1.17%) OAuth
3 5 (1.17%) SAML
4 4 (0.94%) .NET
4 4 (0.94%) HTML
4 4 (0.94%) Web Services
5 3 (0.70%) cXML
5 3 (0.70%) Spring
6 2 (0.47%) D3.js
6 2 (0.47%) OpenID
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.47%) REST
6 2 (0.47%) Velocity
6 2 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.47%) XML
7 1 (0.23%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.23%) Jinja
7 1 (0.23%) Kafka
7 1 (0.23%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 221 (51.88%) PMI
2 71 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (7.98%) Computer Science
4 29 (6.81%) Self-Motivation
5 28 (6.57%) Data Centre
6 25 (5.87%) Management Information System
7 15 (3.52%) Virtual Team
8 12 (2.82%) User Experience
9 8 (1.88%) Social Media
10 7 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.17%) FMCG
11 5 (1.17%) Life Science
12 4 (0.94%) Equities
12 4 (0.94%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.94%) Mainframe
13 3 (0.70%) CMDB
13 3 (0.70%) Fixed Income
13 3 (0.70%) Mobile App
13 3 (0.70%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.87%) Windows
2 10 (2.35%) Windows 10
3 7 (1.64%) Linux
4 6 (1.41%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.17%) Android
5 5 (1.17%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.17%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.70%) Unix
7 2 (0.47%) VMS
8 1 (0.23%) CentOS
8 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 304 (71.36%) PRINCE2
2 303 (71.13%) Project Management
3 170 (39.91%) Agile Software Development
4 111 (26.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 81 (19.01%) Problem-Solving
6 80 (18.78%) ITIL
7 63 (14.79%) Migration
8 57 (13.38%) Project Planning
9 56 (13.15%) Matrix Organization
10 49 (11.50%) Scrum
11 48 (11.27%) Project Governance
12 47 (11.03%) Change Management
12 47 (11.03%) PRINCE
13 46 (10.80%) Programme Management
14 42 (9.86%) Waterfall
15 39 (9.15%) Risk Management
16 34 (7.98%) Change Control
16 34 (7.98%) SDLC
17 32 (7.51%) CRM
18 31 (7.28%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 17 (3.99%) Java
2 12 (2.82%) C
2 12 (2.82%) SQL
3 7 (1.64%) Python
3 7 (1.64%) VB
4 5 (1.17%) PowerShell
5 4 (0.94%) C++
5 4 (0.94%) Perl
6 3 (0.70%) Bash Shell
6 3 (0.70%) C#
6 3 (0.70%) COBOL
6 3 (0.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.47%) PHP
7 2 (0.47%) PL/1
7 2 (0.47%) REXX
7 2 (0.47%) Ruby
7 2 (0.47%) VBScript
8 1 (0.23%) ABAP
8 1 (0.23%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 277 (65.02%) PMP
2 95 (22.30%) Degree
3 56 (13.15%) Security Cleared
4 48 (11.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 37 (8.69%) SC Cleared
6 34 (7.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 19 (4.46%) Master's Degree
8 12 (2.82%) CBAP
8 12 (2.82%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (2.11%) CAPM
9 9 (2.11%) DV Cleared
9 9 (2.11%) MBA
10 8 (1.88%) APMP
10 8 (1.88%) CISSP
10 8 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.64%) CCNA
11 7 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (1.64%) MCSE
11 7 (1.64%) PgMP
12 6 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (14.32%) PMO
2 33 (7.75%) QA
3 9 (2.11%) GDPR
4 5 (1.17%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.70%) P3O
6 2 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.47%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.23%) COBIT
7 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.23%) GxP
7 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.23%) SEPA
7 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (3.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.47%) ACF2
2 2 (0.47%) Docker
2 2 (0.47%) KVM
2 2 (0.47%) RACF
2 2 (0.47%) VirtualBox
2 2 (0.47%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.23%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.17%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (0.70%) Ansible
2 3 (0.70%) CA Single Sign-On
2 3 (0.70%) Kubernetes
2 3 (0.70%) SCCM
3 2 (0.47%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.47%) HP ALM
3 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.47%) Puppet
3 2 (0.47%) Salt
3 2 (0.47%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) Grafana
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 79 (18.54%) Microsoft
2 25 (5.87%) Oracle
3 24 (5.63%) SAP
4 13 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (3.05%) Xerox
5 11 (2.58%) Cisco
6 10 (2.35%) Citrix
7 8 (1.88%) IBM
8 7 (1.64%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.17%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.94%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.94%) Demandware
11 3 (0.70%) Ariba
11 3 (0.70%) CA
11 3 (0.70%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.70%) Juniper
11 3 (0.70%) Lotus
11 3 (0.70%) NetApp
11 3 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.70%) VMware