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 3 months to 28 April 2017 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 261 278 264
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14  
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 379 420 414
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.87% 0.82% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.33% 3.90% 4.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 293 267
Median daily rate £500 £438 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.15% +2.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £21.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.00 - £21.50

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in England.

Academic & Professional Certification
England
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 8762 10773 9954
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.14% 20.97% 19.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 5434 6854 5715
Median daily rate £425 £404 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.19% +1.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +6.57% +1.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 441 339 470
Median hourly rate £34.12 £26.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.23% +15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.56 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £47.91 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% +55.55%  

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing PMI Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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
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 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 183 £525 +6.59% 29
South East +47 103 £475 +18.75% 7
South West +27 36 £500 +50.37% 7
East of England -22 15 £300 -29.41% 3
West Midlands +21 14 £425 +37.09% 4
North West +6 9 £425 - 7
East Midlands -18 7 £375 -6.25% 8
North East -8 5 £350 +12.90% 2
Yorkshire +18 3 £413 +8.55% 3
Midlands +4 1 - - 2
PMI Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 431 (70.89%) PRINCE2
2 428 (70.39%) Project Management
3 372 (61.18%) PMP
4 342 (56.25%) PMI
5 237 (38.98%) Finance
6 199 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
7 150 (24.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 135 (22.20%) Degree
9 123 (20.23%) Programme Management
10 108 (17.76%) Risk Management
11 99 (16.28%) Microsoft
12 97 (15.95%) PMO
13 96 (15.79%) ITIL
14 87 (14.31%) Microsoft Project
15 80 (13.16%) Scrum
16 77 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
17 76 (12.50%) Banking
18 75 (12.34%) Change Management
19 73 (12.01%) PRINCE
20 70 (11.51%) Migration
21 67 (11.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 65 (10.69%) Telecoms
23 61 (10.03%) Project Planning
24 58 (9.54%) CRM
25 52 (8.55%) Data Centre
26 50 (8.22%) SDLC
26 50 (8.22%) Waterfall
26 50 (8.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
27 49 (8.06%) Security Cleared
28 46 (7.57%) Matrix Organization

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 24 (3.95%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.30%) Confluence
3 10 (1.64%) JBoss
3 10 (1.64%) MS Project Server
4 6 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (0.99%) IIS
5 5 (0.82%) CMS
5 5 (0.82%) Skype for Business
5 5 (0.82%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.82%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.66%) Apache
7 3 (0.49%) Documentum
8 2 (0.33%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.16%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.16%) SAS
9 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 87 (14.31%) Microsoft Project
2 42 (6.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 32 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
4 24 (3.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 24 (3.95%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.49%) Endur
4 3 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.33%) CA PPM
5 2 (0.33%) Maximo
5 2 (0.33%) NetSuite
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.33%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.16%) HFM
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.16%) Primavera
6 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP GTS
6 1 (0.16%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.16%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.95%) Office 365
2 22 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (0.66%) Force.com
6 3 (0.49%) IaaS
6 3 (0.49%) SaaS
7 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.33%) GitHub
7 2 (0.33%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.33%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.16%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (0.16%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.16%) Veeva
8 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.29%) LAN
1 20 (3.29%) WAN
2 14 (2.30%) Firewall
3 11 (1.81%) Internet
4 6 (0.99%) VoIP
5 5 (0.82%) Wireless
6 4 (0.66%) HTTP
6 4 (0.66%) Network Security
6 4 (0.66%) Telepresence
6 4 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.66%) WLAN
7 3 (0.49%) 3G
7 3 (0.49%) 4G
7 3 (0.49%) MPLS
7 3 (0.49%) Skype
7 3 (0.49%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.49%) VPN
8 2 (0.33%) Cisco IPT
8 2 (0.33%) DSL
8 2 (0.33%) GGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
2 14 (2.30%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (1.15%) Big Data
4 7 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (0.49%) Data Mining
5 3 (0.49%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (0.49%) QlikView
5 3 (0.49%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.33%) DB2
6 2 (0.33%) MS Access
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.16%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.16%) HBase
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 23 (3.78%) JIRA
2 8 (1.32%) Bitbucket
3 4 (0.66%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.49%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.33%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.33%) Gradle
5 2 (0.33%) Subversion
5 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.16%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.16%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.16%) VersionOne
General
1 237 (38.98%) Finance
2 76 (12.50%) Banking
3 65 (10.69%) Telecoms
4 39 (6.41%) Retail
5 36 (5.92%) Legal
6 24 (3.95%) Investment Banking
7 23 (3.78%) Marketing
8 19 (3.13%) Front Office
9 18 (2.96%) Automotive
10 17 (2.80%) Manufacturing
11 15 (2.47%) Law
12 13 (2.14%) Billing
13 10 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
14 7 (1.15%) Advertising
14 7 (1.15%) Back Office
14 7 (1.15%) Publishing
15 6 (0.99%) French Language
16 5 (0.82%) Electronics
17 4 (0.66%) Dutch Language
17 4 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 354 (58.22%) Project Manager
2 56 (9.21%) Programme Manager
3 53 (8.72%) IT Manager
4 42 (6.91%) IT Project Manager
5 39 (6.41%) Senior Manager
6 36 (5.92%) Analyst
6 36 (5.92%) Infrastructure Manager
7 35 (5.76%) Senior Project Manager
8 29 (4.77%) Business Analyst
9 25 (4.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 22 (3.62%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 21 (3.45%) CRM Manager
12 20 (3.29%) Technical Manager
13 18 (2.96%) Agile Project Manager
14 17 (2.80%) Applications Manager
14 17 (2.80%) Consultant
14 17 (2.80%) Technical Project Manager
15 16 (2.63%) Coordinator
16 15 (2.47%) CRM Project Manager
16 15 (2.47%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.80%) XML
2 8 (1.32%) Web Services
3 7 (1.15%) HTML
4 6 (0.99%) AngularJS
5 5 (0.82%) .NET
5 5 (0.82%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.82%) FIX Protocol
5 5 (0.82%) J2EE
5 5 (0.82%) jQuery
6 4 (0.66%) Velocity
6 4 (0.66%) Visualforce
7 3 (0.49%) CSS
7 3 (0.49%) GWT
7 3 (0.49%) HTML5
7 3 (0.49%) SAP Basis
7 3 (0.49%) XML Schema
7 3 (0.49%) XSL
7 3 (0.49%) XSLT
8 2 (0.33%) JSP
8 2 (0.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 342 (56.25%) PMI
2 77 (12.66%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (8.55%) Data Centre
4 38 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 27 (4.44%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (2.14%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.48%) Equities
8 9 (1.48%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.32%) Derivative
9 8 (1.32%) User Experience
10 6 (0.99%) Fixed Income
11 5 (0.82%) CCTV
11 5 (0.82%) NHS
12 4 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
12 4 (0.66%) RIA
13 3 (0.49%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.49%) Smart Meter
14 2 (0.33%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 27 (4.44%) Windows
2 13 (2.14%) Windows 10
3 10 (1.64%) Linux
4 9 (1.48%) Unix
5 3 (0.49%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.33%) Android
6 2 (0.33%) VMS
6 2 (0.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 431 (70.89%) PRINCE2
2 428 (70.39%) Project Management
3 199 (32.73%) Agile Software Development
4 150 (24.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 123 (20.23%) Programme Management
6 108 (17.76%) Risk Management
7 96 (15.79%) ITIL
8 80 (13.16%) Scrum
9 75 (12.34%) Change Management
10 73 (12.01%) PRINCE
11 70 (11.51%) Migration
12 61 (10.03%) Project Planning
13 58 (9.54%) CRM
14 50 (8.22%) SDLC
14 50 (8.22%) Waterfall
15 46 (7.57%) Matrix Organization
16 44 (7.24%) Business Analysis
17 32 (5.26%) Resource Management
18 30 (4.93%) Change Control
19 28 (4.61%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 23 (3.78%) SQL
2 13 (2.14%) Java
3 10 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (0.99%) C
5 5 (0.82%) C#
6 4 (0.66%) Apex Code
7 3 (0.49%) ABAP
7 3 (0.49%) C++
7 3 (0.49%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.49%) VB
8 2 (0.33%) Groovy
8 2 (0.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 372 (61.18%) PMP
2 135 (22.20%) Degree
3 67 (11.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 50 (8.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 49 (8.06%) Security Cleared
6 40 (6.58%) SC Cleared
7 29 (4.77%) APMP
8 20 (3.29%) ISEB
8 20 (3.29%) PgMP
9 17 (2.80%) DV Cleared
10 12 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (1.48%) Chartered Engineer
11 9 (1.48%) CISSP
11 9 (1.48%) CITP
11 9 (1.48%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 9 (1.48%) MBCS
12 7 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.99%) CAPM
13 6 (0.99%) CISM
13 6 (0.99%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 97 (15.95%) PMO
2 46 (7.57%) QA
3 13 (2.14%) MiFID
4 10 (1.64%) P3O
4 10 (1.64%) PMBOK
5 9 (1.48%) ISO 9000
6 7 (1.15%) COBIT
6 7 (1.15%) EMIR
7 6 (0.99%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.82%) SLA
9 4 (0.66%) GDPR
9 4 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 4 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 3 (0.49%) Dodd-Frank
10 3 (0.49%) Solvency II
11 2 (0.33%) CRD IV
11 2 (0.33%) SEPA
12 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.16%) ISO22301
12 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (0.82%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.33%) Docker
3 2 (0.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.32%) MOM
2 7 (1.15%) Puppet
3 6 (0.99%) Ansible
3 6 (0.99%) SCCM
4 3 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.33%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.16%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 99 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 38 (6.25%) SAP
3 32 (5.26%) Cisco
4 27 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
5 26 (4.28%) Oracle
6 13 (2.14%) IBM
7 11 (1.81%) CheckPoint
8 9 (1.48%) Atlassian
8 9 (1.48%) VMware
9 8 (1.32%) Informatica
9 8 (1.32%) Tableau
10 7 (1.15%) HP
11 6 (0.99%) Nokia
11 6 (0.99%) OpenText
12 5 (0.82%) CA Agile Central
12 5 (0.82%) Fujitsu
13 4 (0.66%) Citrix
13 4 (0.66%) Guidewire
13 4 (0.66%) Remedy
13 4 (0.66%) ServiceNow
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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