The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 27 April 2017 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)
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 52 57
Contract jobs citing PMI 0 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire - 1.06% 1.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.32% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 12
Median daily rate - £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £380 £450
% change year-on-year +18.42% -15.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 - -

PMI is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 222 241 240
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 38.34% 32.01% 34.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 118 125
Median daily rate £394 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £255 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £14.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.71 £37.50 £36.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.66%  

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI in Hertfordshire

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI in Hertfordshire