Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 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
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 382 490 361
Rank change year-on-year +108 -129 +21
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 480 428 666
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.62% 0.45% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.06% 2.42% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 276 482
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £309 £300 £306
90th Percentile £643 £666 £625
UK median daily rate £463 £468 £448
% change year-on-year -1.07% +4.47% -0.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 9
England median hourly rate £41.25 £35.00 £29.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.86% +18.81% -39.57%
10th Percentile £35.00 £33.00 £24.55
90th Percentile £53.75 £43.48 £38.30
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -22.22%

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 15,676 17,720 17,782
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.33% 18.69% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,661 10,503 10,910
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £231
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £464 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.11% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 728 857 837
England median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
10th Percentile £14.46 £12.90 £12.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £51.00 £49.85
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year +40.00% -4.76% +0.96%

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 13 November 2019.

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 13 November 2019.

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 13 November 2019. 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 +80 189 £500 - 26
South East +53 144 £433 -6.49% 9
East of England +50 49 £450 - 5
North of England +38 49 £400 +9.59% 11
Midlands +42 24 £525 +40.00% 11
South West +10 22 £425 - 3
Yorkshire +27 19 £431 +4.55% 8
North West +2 18 £400 +11.11% 3
West Midlands +33 12 £581 +55.00% 8
North East +25 12 £438 +9.38%
East Midlands +25 11 £450 -5.26% 3
PMI Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, 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.

1 351 (73.13%) PRINCE2
2 310 (64.58%) Project Management
3 283 (58.96%) PMP
4 224 (46.67%) PMI
5 177 (36.88%) Finance
6 161 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
7 137 (28.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 136 (28.33%) Project Delivery
9 104 (21.67%) Degree
10 90 (18.75%) Risk Management
11 85 (17.71%) Migration
12 83 (17.29%) Telecoms
13 82 (17.08%) Microsoft Project
14 75 (15.63%) ITIL
15 73 (15.21%) Programme Management
16 72 (15.00%) Microsoft
17 69 (14.38%) PMO
18 59 (12.29%) Microsoft Excel
19 57 (11.88%) PRINCE
20 56 (11.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
21 51 (10.63%) Scrum
22 49 (10.21%) Management Information System
22 49 (10.21%) Change Management
23 48 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
24 44 (9.17%) Microsoft Office
25 43 (8.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
26 41 (8.54%) Waterfall
26 41 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
26 41 (8.54%) Project Governance
26 41 (8.54%) Change Control

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 40 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.88%) Apache Spark
3 5 (1.04%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.83%) CMS
4 4 (0.83%) Confluence
4 4 (0.83%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.63%) Drupal
5 3 (0.63%) MS Project Server
5 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 82 (17.08%) Microsoft Project
2 59 (12.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 44 (9.17%) Microsoft Office
4 43 (8.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 20 (4.17%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (1.25%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.63%) NetSuite
4 3 (0.63%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.42%) Aligne
5 2 (0.42%) Endur
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.42%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.42%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.42%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.42%) Shopify
5 2 (0.42%) TrackWise
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.21%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.33%) Azure
2 15 (3.13%) Office 365
3 12 (2.50%) Dynamics 365
4 9 (1.88%) AWS
5 8 (1.67%) Power Platform
6 6 (1.25%) SaaS
6 6 (1.25%) Trello
7 5 (1.04%) GCP
8 3 (0.63%) Basecamp
9 2 (0.42%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (0.42%) Boomi
9 2 (0.42%) Data Lake Analytics
9 2 (0.42%) G Suite
9 2 (0.42%) Google Docs
9 2 (0.42%) IaaS
9 2 (0.42%) PaaS
10 1 (0.21%) Flowdock
10 1 (0.21%) npm
10 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.21%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.83%) 2G
2 26 (5.42%) 3G
2 26 (5.42%) 4G
3 19 (3.96%) 5G
4 15 (3.13%) Radio Access Network
5 13 (2.71%) Firewall
6 11 (2.29%) 2.5G
7 9 (1.88%) DWDM
7 9 (1.88%) LAN
7 9 (1.88%) Skype
7 9 (1.88%) WAN
8 8 (1.67%) Ethernet
9 6 (1.25%) BGP
9 6 (1.25%) Intranet
10 5 (1.04%) Junos
10 5 (1.04%) MPLS
10 5 (1.04%) OSPF
10 5 (1.04%) Unified Communications
10 5 (1.04%) VPLS
10 5 (1.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.08%) Big Data
3 9 (1.88%) Apache Hive
3 9 (1.88%) Impala
4 8 (1.67%) Power BI
5 7 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.46%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (1.46%) SAP HANA
6 5 (1.04%) QlikView
7 4 (0.83%) MS Access
8 3 (0.63%) Blockchain
8 3 (0.63%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.42%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.42%) GIS
9 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.42%) Neo4j
9 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.21%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (3.33%) JIRA
2 5 (1.04%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.42%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.21%) CA Flowdock
4 1 (0.21%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.21%) Grunt
4 1 (0.21%) gulp
4 1 (0.21%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.21%) StarTeam
General
1 177 (36.88%) Finance
2 83 (17.29%) Telecoms
3 30 (6.25%) Banking
4 25 (5.21%) Public Sector
5 20 (4.17%) Manufacturing
6 19 (3.96%) Legal
6 19 (3.96%) Retail
7 13 (2.71%) Marketing
8 12 (2.50%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.46%) French Language
10 6 (1.25%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.04%) German Language
11 5 (1.04%) Law
11 5 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (1.04%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.83%) Local Government
12 4 (0.83%) Retail Banking
13 3 (0.63%) Electronics
14 2 (0.42%) Advertising
14 2 (0.42%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 275 (57.29%) Project Manager
2 49 (10.21%) IT Manager
3 47 (9.79%) Analyst
4 44 (9.17%) IT Project Manager
5 40 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 36 (7.50%) Senior Project Manager
7 34 (7.08%) Infrastructure Manager
8 33 (6.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 29 (6.04%) Business Analyst
9 29 (6.04%) Programme Manager
10 21 (4.38%) Network Manager
11 17 (3.54%) SAP Manager
12 16 (3.33%) Transition Manager
13 15 (3.13%) Migration Manager
13 15 (3.13%) Network Project Manager
13 15 (3.13%) SAP Project Manager
14 12 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
14 12 (2.50%) Migration Project Manager
14 12 (2.50%) PMO Analyst
14 12 (2.50%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.04%) .NET
1 5 (1.04%) HTML
2 4 (0.83%) OAuth
2 4 (0.83%) OpenID
3 2 (0.42%) EDI
3 2 (0.42%) Middleware
3 2 (0.42%) Node.js
3 2 (0.42%) OAuth2
3 2 (0.42%) React
3 2 (0.42%) REST
3 2 (0.42%) SAML
3 2 (0.42%) XML
4 1 (0.21%) ADO
4 1 (0.21%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.21%) CSS
4 1 (0.21%) Kafka
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.21%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.21%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 224 (46.67%) PMI
2 49 (10.21%) Management Information System
3 36 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (6.46%) Data Centre
5 17 (3.54%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (2.08%) Virtual Team
7 9 (1.88%) User Experience
8 6 (1.25%) Life Science
8 6 (1.25%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.04%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.63%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.63%) NHS
10 3 (0.63%) Reference Data
11 2 (0.42%) Clustering
11 2 (0.42%) CMDB
11 2 (0.42%) Derivative
11 2 (0.42%) Equities
11 2 (0.42%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.58%) Windows
2 15 (3.13%) Windows 10
3 5 (1.04%) Windows 7
3 5 (1.04%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.83%) Windows NT
4 4 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.63%) Android
5 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.63%) Solaris
5 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.42%) Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Debian
7 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.21%) openSUSE
7 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 351 (73.13%) PRINCE2
2 310 (64.58%) Project Management
3 161 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
4 137 (28.54%) Stakeholder Management
5 136 (28.33%) Project Delivery
6 90 (18.75%) Risk Management
7 85 (17.71%) Migration
8 75 (15.63%) ITIL
9 73 (15.21%) Programme Management
10 57 (11.88%) PRINCE
11 51 (10.63%) Scrum
12 49 (10.21%) Change Management
13 41 (8.54%) Change Control
13 41 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
13 41 (8.54%) Project Governance
13 41 (8.54%) Waterfall
14 39 (8.13%) Critical Success Factor
15 30 (6.25%) Dependency Management
15 30 (6.25%) ERP
15 30 (6.25%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (4.58%) SQL
2 17 (3.54%) C
3 6 (1.25%) Java
4 4 (0.83%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.63%) PHP
5 3 (0.63%) Python
5 3 (0.63%) Ruby
6 2 (0.42%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.42%) C++
6 2 (0.42%) Perl
6 2 (0.42%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.42%) VB
7 1 (0.21%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 283 (58.96%) PMP
2 104 (21.67%) Degree
3 56 (11.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 48 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 40 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 22 (4.58%) SC Cleared
7 14 (2.92%) APMP
7 14 (2.92%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (2.92%) Master's Degree
8 13 (2.71%) CISSP
9 12 (2.50%) APMG
10 11 (2.29%) CBAP
11 10 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
12 9 (1.88%) DV Cleared
13 8 (1.67%) ISEB
14 7 (1.46%) CAPM
14 7 (1.46%) IIBA
15 6 (1.25%) CCIE
15 6 (1.25%) CISM
16 5 (1.04%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (14.38%) PMO
2 25 (5.21%) QA
3 15 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 11 (2.29%) NIST
5 7 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (1.46%) SLA
6 6 (1.25%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.83%) P3O
8 3 (0.63%) COBIT
8 3 (0.63%) MiFID
8 3 (0.63%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.42%) GxP
9 2 (0.42%) NEBOSH
9 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.21%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.21%) EMIR
10 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.21%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.42%) vCloud
2 2 (0.42%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (1.04%) OPNET
2 3 (0.63%) SCCM
3 2 (0.42%) Ansible
3 2 (0.42%) MOM
3 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.42%) Puppet
3 2 (0.42%) Salt
4 1 (0.21%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.21%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.21%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.21%) Nessus
4 1 (0.21%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.21%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 72 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 35 (7.29%) SAP
3 30 (6.25%) Oracle
4 24 (5.00%) Cisco
5 17 (3.54%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (3.13%) Informatica
7 14 (2.92%) Remedy
8 11 (2.29%) Cloudera
9 7 (1.46%) Tableau
10 6 (1.25%) CA Agile Central
10 6 (1.25%) Dell
10 6 (1.25%) Juniper
10 6 (1.25%) VMware
10 6 (1.25%) Workday
11 5 (1.04%) Adobe
11 5 (1.04%) Citrix
11 5 (1.04%) Google
11 5 (1.04%) JD Edwards
12 4 (0.83%) Huawei
12 4 (0.83%) NetApp