Period
to 20 February 2018

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 20 February 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 340 353 275
Rank change year-on-year +13 -78 +41
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 304 250 367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.65% 0.61% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.78% 3.65% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 167 268
London median daily rate £503 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £337 £350 £325
90th Percentile £675 £700 £652
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
London median hourly rate £23.38 £80.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -70.78% +142.42% -
10th Percentile £22.20 £77.50 £31.60
90th Percentile £24.55 £82.50 £33.60
England median hourly rate £33.00 £43.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year -23.26% +9.55% -7.65%

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 8,033 6,849 7,706
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.12% 16.69% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,323 4,502 5,201
London median daily rate £490 £454 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.99% +0.83% +5.88%
10th Percentile £258 £275 £263
90th Percentile £670 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 127 125
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.55 £12.02
90th Percentile £52.45 £50.00 £44.43
England median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £26.83
% change year-on-year -9.09% +2.50% +41.21%

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 20 February 2018.

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 20 February 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
Central London -6 77 £525 +3.70% 10
West London -28 21 £500 +25.00% 8
East London -3 8 £700 +22.54% 4
South London -36 8 £550 -12.00%
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 London region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 227 (74.67%) PMP
2 221 (72.70%) PRINCE2
3 193 (63.49%) Project Management
4 136 (44.74%) PMI
5 129 (42.43%) Finance
6 111 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
7 76 (25.00%) Degree
8 74 (24.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 58 (19.08%) Programme Management
10 55 (18.09%) Banking
11 48 (15.79%) Project Planning
12 47 (15.46%) Risk Management
13 44 (14.47%) Microsoft
14 42 (13.82%) Microsoft Project
15 40 (13.16%) Change Management
16 39 (12.83%) Microsoft Office
17 37 (12.17%) PMO
18 34 (11.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 33 (10.86%) Business Analysis
20 32 (10.53%) ITIL
21 31 (10.20%) Waterfall
21 31 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
22 30 (9.87%) Scrum
23 28 (9.21%) Legal
23 28 (9.21%) SDLC
24 27 (8.88%) Project Governance
24 27 (8.88%) Migration
25 26 (8.55%) Security Cleared
25 26 (8.55%) GDPR
26 24 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel

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 10 (3.29%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.63%) Confluence
3 4 (1.32%) CMS
4 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (0.66%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.33%) Documentum
5 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 42 (13.82%) Microsoft Project
2 39 (12.83%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (7.89%) Microsoft Excel
4 17 (5.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (5.26%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.66%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.33%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.64%) Elite 3E
3 4 (1.32%) Primavera
3 4 (1.32%) Temenos T24
4 3 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.66%) iTrent
5 2 (0.66%) ResourceLink
5 2 (0.66%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.66%) SnowdropKCS
6 1 (0.33%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.33%) Relativity
6 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.58%) Office 365
2 6 (1.97%) SaaS
3 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.66%) Dialogflow
6 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.33%) GitHub
6 1 (0.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.97%) Internet
1 6 (1.97%) LAN
1 6 (1.97%) WAN
2 3 (0.99%) 2G
2 3 (0.99%) Firewall
2 3 (0.99%) LTE
2 3 (0.99%) TETRA
3 2 (0.66%) Intranet
3 2 (0.66%) NAS
3 2 (0.66%) SAN
4 1 (0.33%) DHCP
4 1 (0.33%) DNS
4 1 (0.33%) HTTP
4 1 (0.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.33%) SSL
4 1 (0.33%) SWIFTNet
4 1 (0.33%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.64%) Blockchain
3 4 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (0.99%) Big Data
5 2 (0.66%) Power BI
6 1 (0.33%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.33%) QlikView
6 1 (0.33%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (6.91%) JIRA
2 4 (1.32%) JIRA Agile
3 3 (0.99%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.66%) VersionOne
5 1 (0.33%) MSI
5 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 129 (42.43%) Finance
2 55 (18.09%) Banking
3 28 (9.21%) Legal
4 21 (6.91%) Retail
5 18 (5.92%) Law
6 15 (4.93%) Telecoms
7 12 (3.95%) Advertising
7 12 (3.95%) Investment Banking
8 11 (3.62%) Front Office
9 10 (3.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (2.63%) Billing
11 7 (2.30%) Manufacturing
12 5 (1.64%) Corporate Banking
12 5 (1.64%) International Banking
13 4 (1.32%) Marketing
14 2 (0.66%) German Language
14 2 (0.66%) Publishing
15 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
15 1 (0.33%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 203 (66.78%) Project Manager
2 44 (14.47%) Analyst
3 37 (12.17%) IT Manager
4 35 (11.51%) IT Project Manager
5 34 (11.18%) Business Analyst
6 26 (8.55%) Security Manager
7 23 (7.57%) Security Project Manager
8 18 (5.92%) Senior Manager
9 17 (5.59%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 17 (5.59%) Senior Project Manager
10 15 (4.93%) GDPR Project Manager
10 15 (4.93%) Programme Manager
11 10 (3.29%) Junior
12 9 (2.96%) Information Security Manager
12 9 (2.96%) Infrastructure Manager
12 9 (2.96%) Project Analyst
13 8 (2.63%) Delivery Project Manager
13 8 (2.63%) HR Manager
13 8 (2.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 8 (2.63%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.32%) FpML
2 2 (0.66%) .NET
2 2 (0.66%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (0.66%) Regular Expression
2 2 (0.66%) XML
3 1 (0.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.33%) Web Services
3 1 (0.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 136 (44.74%) PMI
2 31 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.58%) Virtual Team
4 17 (5.59%) Data Centre
5 13 (4.28%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (2.63%) Equities
7 8 (2.63%) Fixed Income
8 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.97%) Derivative
10 5 (1.64%) Exotic Derivative
10 5 (1.64%) Fintech
10 5 (1.64%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.32%) Cyber Defence
11 4 (1.32%) FMCG
11 4 (1.32%) Reinsurance
11 4 (1.32%) User Experience
12 3 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.99%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (4.93%) Windows
2 11 (3.62%) Windows 10
3 8 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.32%) Mac OS X
5 3 (0.99%) Linux
5 3 (0.99%) Unix
6 2 (0.66%) Android
7 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (72.70%) PRINCE2
2 193 (63.49%) Project Management
3 111 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (24.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 58 (19.08%) Programme Management
6 48 (15.79%) Project Planning
7 47 (15.46%) Risk Management
8 40 (13.16%) Change Management
9 33 (10.86%) Business Analysis
10 32 (10.53%) ITIL
11 31 (10.20%) Waterfall
12 30 (9.87%) Scrum
13 28 (9.21%) SDLC
14 27 (8.88%) Migration
14 27 (8.88%) Project Governance
15 23 (7.57%) Resource Management
16 20 (6.58%) PRINCE
17 19 (6.25%) Information Security
18 18 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (5.92%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.96%) SQL
2 6 (1.97%) Python
3 5 (1.64%) VBA
4 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.66%) C
4 2 (0.66%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.33%) C#
5 1 (0.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 227 (74.67%) PMP
2 76 (25.00%) Degree
3 34 (11.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 26 (8.55%) Security Cleared
5 22 (7.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 19 (6.25%) ISEB
7 17 (5.59%) SC Cleared
8 12 (3.95%) CISSP
9 8 (2.63%) CISM
10 7 (2.30%) DV Cleared
10 7 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (1.97%) APMP
11 6 (1.97%) CBAP
11 6 (1.97%) CISA
12 5 (1.64%) MBA
13 4 (1.32%) CAPM
13 4 (1.32%) CFA
13 4 (1.32%) Master's Degree
14 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.99%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (12.17%) PMO
2 26 (8.55%) GDPR
3 18 (5.92%) QA
4 11 (3.62%) MiFID
5 8 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (1.64%) P3O
7 4 (1.32%) PCI DSS
7 4 (1.32%) SLA
8 1 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.33%) IFRS
8 1 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (1.32%) Firmware
2 2 (0.66%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.66%) Ansible
1 2 (0.66%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.66%) Mesos
1 2 (0.66%) Nagios
1 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.66%) Puppet
1 2 (0.66%) SCCM
1 2 (0.66%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (14.47%) Microsoft
2 8 (2.63%) CheckPoint
3 7 (2.30%) Cisco
4 6 (1.97%) SAP
5 5 (1.64%) Intapp
5 5 (1.64%) Mercator
6 4 (1.32%) ArcSight
6 4 (1.32%) Bloomberg
6 4 (1.32%) Citrix
6 4 (1.32%) iManage
6 4 (1.32%) McAfee
6 4 (1.32%) Oracle
6 4 (1.32%) Reuters
6 4 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.99%) Temenos
8 2 (0.66%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.66%) Juniper
8 2 (0.66%) Motorola
8 2 (0.66%) NetApp
8 2 (0.66%) Retek