Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 367 298 282
Rank change year-on-year -69 -16 +5
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 281 319 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.62% 0.81% 0.81%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.62% 4.75% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 240 253
London median daily rate £525 £501 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.74% +0.25% +11.11%
10th Percentile £350 £362 £325
90th Percentile £675 £688 £644
England median daily rate £454 £475 £438
% change year-on-year -4.47% +8.45% -1.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
London median hourly rate £23.38 £50.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.25% +51.52% -
England median hourly rate £49.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +23.29%

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 7,756 6,716 7,640
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 17.01% 17.02% 17.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,999 4,526 5,314
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 135 103
London median hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.00% +31.58% +1.60%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.59 £12.02
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £47.16
England median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +23.99%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -50 67 £550 +10.00% 15
West London -38 11 £500 +25.39% 3
East London -16 10 £550 -8.33% 1
South London -45 6 £425 -24.44%
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 204 (72.60%) PMP
2 195 (69.40%) Project Management
3 191 (67.97%) PRINCE2
4 133 (47.33%) Finance
5 114 (40.57%) Agile Software Development
6 112 (39.86%) PMI
7 74 (26.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 65 (23.13%) Degree
9 52 (18.51%) Microsoft
10 50 (17.79%) Problem-Solving
11 47 (16.73%) Banking
12 44 (15.66%) Change Management
12 44 (15.66%) Risk Management
12 44 (15.66%) Project Planning
13 38 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
14 37 (13.17%) Programme Management
15 36 (12.81%) ITIL
15 36 (12.81%) Microsoft Project
16 34 (12.10%) Scrum
17 33 (11.74%) Business Analysis
18 32 (11.39%) Microsoft Excel
18 32 (11.39%) Waterfall
18 32 (11.39%) PMO
19 31 (11.03%) Project Governance
19 31 (11.03%) Microsoft Office
20 30 (10.68%) Retail
20 30 (10.68%) Migration
21 25 (8.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
22 23 (8.19%) User Acceptance Testing
23 22 (7.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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 11 (3.91%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.49%) Confluence
3 3 (1.07%) CMS
4 2 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.36%) Drupal
5 1 (0.36%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.36%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 36 (12.81%) Microsoft Project
2 32 (11.39%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (11.03%) Microsoft Office
4 25 (8.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (3.91%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.78%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (1.42%) Summit
2 3 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.07%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.07%) Temenos T24
3 2 (0.71%) CA PPM
3 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.71%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.36%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.36%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.36%) HFM
4 1 (0.36%) Magento
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.36%) Relativity
4 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (5.34%) Office 365
2 10 (3.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.85%) SaaS
4 5 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.78%) Dialogflow
5 2 (0.71%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.36%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.36%) G Suite
6 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.36%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.36%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.85%) WAN
2 6 (2.14%) LAN
3 5 (1.78%) Internet
4 4 (1.42%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.07%) DNS
6 2 (0.71%) Firewall
6 2 (0.71%) NAS
6 2 (0.71%) SAN
6 2 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.36%) 2G
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.36%) LTE
7 1 (0.36%) Skype
7 1 (0.36%) SMS
7 1 (0.36%) Softphone
7 1 (0.36%) SWIFTNet
7 1 (0.36%) TETRA
7 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.85%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.78%) Blockchain
2 5 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.07%) Power BI
4 2 (0.71%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.71%) Big Data
4 2 (0.71%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.36%) QlikView
5 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.36%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 20 (7.12%) JIRA
2 5 (1.78%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.71%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.71%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.71%) Maven
3 2 (0.71%) Selenium
3 2 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.36%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.36%) JMeter
4 1 (0.36%) JUnit
4 1 (0.36%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 133 (47.33%) Finance
2 47 (16.73%) Banking
3 30 (10.68%) Retail
4 20 (7.12%) Legal
5 16 (5.69%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (4.27%) Investment Banking
7 11 (3.91%) Law
8 9 (3.20%) Front Office
8 9 (3.20%) Telecoms
9 8 (2.85%) Marketing
10 4 (1.42%) Back Office
10 4 (1.42%) Billing
11 3 (1.07%) Financial Institution
11 3 (1.07%) Games
12 2 (0.71%) Advertising
12 2 (0.71%) Dutch Language
12 2 (0.71%) French Language
12 2 (0.71%) German Language
12 2 (0.71%) International Banking
13 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 170 (60.50%) Project Manager
2 33 (11.74%) Analyst
3 22 (7.83%) Security Manager
4 21 (7.47%) Business Analyst
4 21 (7.47%) Senior Manager
5 20 (7.12%) IT Manager
5 20 (7.12%) Security Project Manager
5 20 (7.12%) Senior Project Manager
6 17 (6.05%) Infrastructure Manager
7 15 (5.34%) IT Project Manager
8 14 (4.98%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 12 (4.27%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 11 (3.91%) Digital Project Manager
10 11 (3.91%) Programme Manager
11 8 (2.85%) Consultant
11 8 (2.85%) GDPR Project Manager
11 8 (2.85%) Information Security Manager
12 7 (2.49%) Financial Services Project Manager
12 7 (2.49%) Portfolio Manager
12 7 (2.49%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.78%) HTML
1 5 (1.78%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (1.07%) CSS
2 3 (1.07%) FpML
2 3 (1.07%) jQuery
2 3 (1.07%) REST
3 2 (0.71%) JSON
3 2 (0.71%) LDAP
3 2 (0.71%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.71%) XML
4 1 (0.36%) Akka
4 1 (0.36%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.36%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 112 (39.86%) PMI
2 38 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (7.83%) Data Centre
4 11 (3.91%) Computer Science
4 11 (3.91%) Virtual Team
5 9 (3.20%) Fixed Income
6 8 (2.85%) Equities
6 8 (2.85%) Hedge funds
6 8 (2.85%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.85%) User Experience
7 7 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.14%) Fintech
9 5 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.78%) SWIFT
10 4 (1.42%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
11 3 (1.07%) Cyber Defence
11 3 (1.07%) Public Cloud
11 3 (1.07%) Self-Motivation
12 2 (0.71%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 14 (4.98%) Windows
2 10 (3.56%) Windows 10
3 9 (3.20%) Windows 7
4 7 (2.49%) Linux
5 4 (1.42%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.42%) Unix
6 3 (1.07%) Android
6 3 (1.07%) VMS
7 2 (0.71%) CentOS
8 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (69.40%) Project Management
2 191 (67.97%) PRINCE2
3 114 (40.57%) Agile Software Development
4 74 (26.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 50 (17.79%) Problem-Solving
6 44 (15.66%) Change Management
6 44 (15.66%) Project Planning
6 44 (15.66%) Risk Management
7 37 (13.17%) Programme Management
8 36 (12.81%) ITIL
9 34 (12.10%) Scrum
10 33 (11.74%) Business Analysis
11 32 (11.39%) Waterfall
12 31 (11.03%) Project Governance
13 30 (10.68%) Migration
14 23 (8.19%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (7.83%) Matrix Organization
15 22 (7.83%) SDLC
15 22 (7.83%) Service Delivery
16 21 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.20%) SQL
2 8 (2.85%) Python
3 7 (2.49%) C
4 5 (1.78%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.07%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.71%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.36%) C#
7 1 (0.36%) C++
7 1 (0.36%) COBOL
7 1 (0.36%) Java
7 1 (0.36%) Perl
7 1 (0.36%) PHP
7 1 (0.36%) PL/1
7 1 (0.36%) REXX
7 1 (0.36%) VB
7 1 (0.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 204 (72.60%) PMP
2 65 (23.13%) Degree
3 22 (7.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 18 (6.41%) ISEB
5 13 (4.63%) CBAP
5 13 (4.63%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (3.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (3.56%) CISSP
7 10 (3.56%) MBA
8 7 (2.49%) CISA
8 7 (2.49%) CISM
9 6 (2.14%) Security Cleared
10 5 (1.78%) APMP
10 5 (1.78%) CFA
11 4 (1.42%) APMG
11 4 (1.42%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 3 (1.07%) ISTQB
12 3 (1.07%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 2 (0.71%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (11.39%) PMO
2 21 (7.47%) GDPR
3 10 (3.56%) QA
4 6 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.42%) SEPA
6 3 (1.07%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.71%) P3O
7 2 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.71%) PSD2
7 2 (0.71%) TARGET2
8 1 (0.36%) MiFID
8 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.71%) Docker
2 2 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.36%) ACF2
3 1 (0.36%) Firmware
3 1 (0.36%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (1.42%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.71%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.71%) Ansible
2 2 (0.71%) Mesos
2 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.71%) Nagios
2 2 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.71%) Puppet
2 2 (0.71%) SCCM
2 2 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 52 (18.51%) Microsoft
2 11 (3.91%) SAP
3 7 (2.49%) Oracle
4 5 (1.78%) Bloomberg
4 5 (1.78%) Cisco
4 5 (1.78%) Citrix
4 5 (1.78%) Mercator
4 5 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.42%) ArcSight
5 4 (1.42%) McAfee
6 3 (1.07%) Demandware
6 3 (1.07%) Informatica
6 3 (1.07%) Juniper
6 3 (1.07%) NetApp
6 3 (1.07%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.07%) Splunk
6 3 (1.07%) VMware
6 3 (1.07%) Xerox
7 2 (0.71%) Google
7 2 (0.71%) IBM