Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 November 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
England > London
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 362 360 270
Rank change year-on-year -2 -90 +81
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 297 271 417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.63% 0.60% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.77% 3.50% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 170 326
London median daily rate £500 £539 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.19% +13.42% +5.56%
10th Percentile £343 £350 £316
90th Percentile £675 £700 £650
England median daily rate £450 £463 £425
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
London median hourly rate £20.00 £52.50 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.90% +68.00% -
10th Percentile £19.00 £48.75 £24.24
90th Percentile £21.00 £56.25 £41.25
England median hourly rate £29.46 £48.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year -39.57% +28.29% +7.80%

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 London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7871 7753 7497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.71% 17.16% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5243 5015 4949
London median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £263 £266 £258
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
England median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 113 138
London median hourly rate £21.03 £19.23 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.36% -3.85% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.30 £12.02
90th Percentile £49.75 £49.84 £46.90
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +26.32%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in London

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI Certification in London

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in London over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI Certification in London

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMI Certification in London

PMI Certification
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Central London -6 57 £496 -9.77% 9
West London +15 27 £525 +4.06%
East London +8 14 £448 - 1
South London -28 5 £550 - 1
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 London region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 210 (70.71%) PRINCE2
2 199 (67.00%) PMP
3 180 (60.61%) Project Management
4 159 (53.54%) PMI
5 119 (40.07%) Finance
6 118 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
7 87 (29.29%) Degree
8 78 (26.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 55 (18.52%) Programme Management
9 55 (18.52%) Banking
10 43 (14.48%) Microsoft Project
11 39 (13.13%) Microsoft
11 39 (13.13%) PRINCE
12 37 (12.46%) Scrum
13 34 (11.45%) SDLC
14 33 (11.11%) Project Planning
15 30 (10.10%) Microsoft Office
16 29 (9.76%) Risk Management
17 28 (9.43%) Change Management
17 28 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 27 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (8.42%) Waterfall
19 25 (8.42%) Microsoft Excel
19 25 (8.42%) Legal
19 25 (8.42%) Business Analysis
19 25 (8.42%) PMO
20 24 (8.08%) Front Office
21 23 (7.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
21 23 (7.74%) Migration
21 23 (7.74%) QA

PMI Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.36%) CMS
2 7 (2.36%) Confluence
3 3 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (1.01%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.67%) Documentum
4 2 (0.67%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 43 (14.48%) Microsoft Project
2 30 (10.10%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (8.42%) Microsoft Excel
4 22 (7.41%) MS Visio
5 17 (5.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.34%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.35%) Primavera
3 3 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.67%) iTrent
4 2 (0.67%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.67%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.67%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.67%) SnowdropKCS
4 2 (0.67%) Summit
4 2 (0.67%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.34%) CA PPM
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.34%) Kondor
5 1 (0.34%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.72%) Office 365
2 6 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.01%) SaaS
5 2 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.34%) Asana
6 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.34%) GitHub
6 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.34%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.02%) LAN
1 6 (2.02%) WAN
2 3 (1.01%) Skype
3 2 (0.67%) 2G
3 2 (0.67%) Firewall
3 2 (0.67%) Internet
3 2 (0.67%) LTE
3 2 (0.67%) SAN
3 2 (0.67%) SMS
3 2 (0.67%) TETRA
3 2 (0.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.34%) Broadband
4 1 (0.34%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.35%) MS Access
3 2 (0.67%) Big Data
4 1 (0.34%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.34%) Blockchain
4 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.34%) Mixpanel
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (6.06%) JIRA
2 4 (1.35%) JIRA Agile
3 3 (1.01%) MSI
3 3 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.01%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
General
1 119 (40.07%) Finance
2 55 (18.52%) Banking
3 25 (8.42%) Legal
4 24 (8.08%) Front Office
5 17 (5.72%) Investment Banking
6 15 (5.05%) Law
7 13 (4.38%) Advertising
8 11 (3.70%) Retail
9 9 (3.03%) Back Office
9 9 (3.03%) Manufacturing
9 9 (3.03%) Marketing
9 9 (3.03%) Telecoms
10 8 (2.69%) Corporate Banking
11 7 (2.36%) Financial Institution
11 7 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (2.02%) Billing
13 4 (1.35%) International Banking
14 3 (1.01%) French Language
14 3 (1.01%) Military
14 3 (1.01%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 192 (64.65%) Project Manager
2 54 (18.18%) Analyst
3 45 (15.15%) Business Analyst
4 32 (10.77%) IT Manager
4 32 (10.77%) IT Project Manager
5 16 (5.39%) Project Analyst
5 16 (5.39%) Senior Manager
6 15 (5.05%) Programme Manager
6 15 (5.05%) Senior Project Manager
7 13 (4.38%) Business Manager
8 12 (4.04%) Business Project Manager
8 12 (4.04%) Security Manager
9 11 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 11 (3.70%) Security Project Manager
10 10 (3.37%) GDPR Project Manager
10 10 (3.37%) Junior
10 10 (3.37%) Technical Manager
10 10 (3.37%) Technical Project Manager
11 9 (3.03%) Delivery Project Manager
11 9 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.01%) FpML
1 3 (1.01%) XML
2 2 (0.67%) .NET
3 1 (0.34%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.34%) Laravel
3 1 (0.34%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 159 (53.54%) PMI
2 27 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 20 (6.73%) Virtual Team
5 16 (5.39%) Computer Science
6 12 (4.04%) Derivative
7 11 (3.70%) Data Centre
7 11 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.69%) Equities
8 8 (2.69%) FMCG
8 8 (2.69%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.68%) Exotic Derivative
9 5 (1.68%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.35%) Cyber Defence
10 4 (1.35%) User Experience
11 3 (1.01%) Reinsurance
12 2 (0.67%) Market Risk
12 2 (0.67%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.67%) Social Media
12 2 (0.67%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.71%) Windows
2 8 (2.69%) Windows 10
3 6 (2.02%) Linux
3 6 (2.02%) Solaris
3 6 (2.02%) Unix
4 5 (1.68%) AIX
4 5 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.68%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 5 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (1.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (70.71%) PRINCE2
2 180 (60.61%) Project Management
3 118 (39.73%) Agile Software Development
4 78 (26.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 55 (18.52%) Programme Management
6 39 (13.13%) PRINCE
7 37 (12.46%) Scrum
8 34 (11.45%) SDLC
9 33 (11.11%) Project Planning
10 29 (9.76%) Risk Management
11 28 (9.43%) Change Management
12 25 (8.42%) Business Analysis
12 25 (8.42%) Waterfall
13 23 (7.74%) Migration
14 22 (7.41%) ITIL
15 20 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (5.39%) Resource Management
17 15 (5.05%) ERP
17 15 (5.05%) Time Management
18 14 (4.71%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.03%) SQL
2 8 (2.69%) Java
2 8 (2.69%) VBA
3 6 (2.02%) JavaScript
3 6 (2.02%) Perl
3 6 (2.02%) VBScript
4 2 (0.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.34%) C
5 1 (0.34%) C#
Qualifications
1 199 (67.00%) PMP
2 87 (29.29%) Degree
3 28 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 21 (7.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 18 (6.06%) Security Cleared
6 13 (4.38%) SC Cleared
7 12 (4.04%) CISSP
7 12 (4.04%) ISEB
8 9 (3.03%) CAPM
9 8 (2.69%) APMP
10 5 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (1.68%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.68%) IIBA
11 4 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.35%) Master's Degree
12 3 (1.01%) CBAP
12 3 (1.01%) CISM
13 2 (0.67%) CIPD
13 2 (0.67%) SAP Certification
14 1 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.42%) PMO
2 23 (7.74%) QA
3 17 (5.72%) MiFID
4 14 (4.71%) GDPR
5 7 (2.36%) SLA
6 5 (1.68%) EMIR
6 5 (1.68%) P3O
7 4 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.67%) SEPA
9 1 (0.34%) Basel III
9 1 (0.34%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.34%) GCP
9 1 (0.34%) IFRS
9 1 (0.34%) PSD2
System Software
1 4 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.01%) Firmware
2 3 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (2.02%) BladeLogic
2 4 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.37%) SAP
3 6 (2.02%) BMC
3 6 (2.02%) CheckPoint
3 6 (2.02%) Tripwire
3 6 (2.02%) Xerox
4 5 (1.68%) Concur
4 5 (1.68%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.35%) Cisco
5 4 (1.35%) Reuters
6 3 (1.01%) Google
6 3 (1.01%) Oracle
6 3 (1.01%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.67%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
7 2 (0.67%) Fidessa
7 2 (0.67%) IBM
7 2 (0.67%) Northgate
7 2 (0.67%) Planview
7 2 (0.67%) Sophis