Period
to 12 April 2021

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 12 April 2021 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
12 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 332 354 440
Rank change year-on-year +22 +86 -88
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 96 101 175
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.45% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.43% 2.19% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 57 119
10th Percentile £343 £298 £312
25th Percentile £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £525 £495
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +6.06% -5.71%
75th Percentile £650 £625 £594
90th Percentile £750 £690 £675
England median daily rate £499 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.76% -8.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £56.00 - -
England median hourly rate £42.50 £52.50 £35.75
% change year-on-year -19.05% +46.85% +14.47%

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 3,956 4,611 7,025
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 18.35% 18.91% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,722 3,195 4,650
10th Percentile £325 £300 £300
25th Percentile £425 £400 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £600 £600 £600
90th Percentile £688 £675 £688
England median daily rate £480 £475 £465
% change year-on-year +1.05% +2.15% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 67 117
10th Percentile £19.11 £18.70 £12.80
25th Percentile £26.65 £23.38 £18.14
Median hourly rate £36.50 £43.00 £29.00
Median % change year-on-year -15.12% +48.28% +45.00%
75th Percentile £50.00 £50.63 £46.37
90th Percentile £60.00 £53.30 £53.75
England median hourly rate £39.34 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +43.04% - +27.91%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in London

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PMI Certification in London.

Daily rate trend for PMI Certification in London

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PMI Certification in London over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for PMI Certification in London

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PMI Certification in London.

Hourly rate trend for PMI Certification in London

PMI Certification
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing PMI Certification in London over the 6 months to 12 April 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 12 April 2021. 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 +55 11 £650 +26.83% 2
West London +30 8 £575 +4.31% 2
North London +8 1 - -
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 12 April 2021, 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 69 (71.88%) Project Management
2 66 (68.75%) PMP
3 57 (59.38%) PRINCE2
4 45 (46.88%) PMI
5 43 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (42.71%) Finance
7 30 (31.25%) Degree
8 28 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (20.83%) Project Delivery
10 18 (18.75%) Migration
11 17 (17.71%) Programme Management
11 17 (17.71%) Business Case
11 17 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
12 14 (14.58%) SDLC
13 13 (13.54%) Risk Management
13 13 (13.54%) Change Control
13 13 (13.54%) PMO
13 13 (13.54%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (12.50%) JIRA
14 12 (12.50%) Banking
14 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
15 11 (11.46%) Scrum
15 11 (11.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 10 (10.42%) Waterfall
16 10 (10.42%) CRM
16 10 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 10 (10.42%) PMBOK
17 9 (9.38%) Requirements Gathering
17 9 (9.38%) C
17 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Project

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 7 (7.29%) Confluence
2 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.04%) MS Project Server
3 1 (1.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Project
2 8 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
5 4 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Workfront
2 2 (2.08%) Changepoint
3 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.04%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.04%) Infor M3
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.04%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.29%) Google Docs
2 5 (5.21%) Microsoft 365
2 5 (5.21%) SaaS
3 3 (3.13%) Asana
3 3 (3.13%) Azure
3 3 (3.13%) Force.com
3 3 (3.13%) IaaS
3 3 (3.13%) PaaS
3 3 (3.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
3 3 (3.13%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (2.08%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (1.04%) AWS
5 1 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.04%) ServiceMax
5 1 (1.04%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.29%) 5G
2 5 (5.21%) 2G
2 5 (5.21%) GSM
2 5 (5.21%) MVNO
2 5 (5.21%) Packet Switching
3 2 (2.08%) 3G
3 2 (2.08%) 4G
3 2 (2.08%) Internet
3 2 (2.08%) LTE
3 2 (2.08%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (2.08%) WAN
4 1 (1.04%) FTP
4 1 (1.04%) ICMP
4 1 (1.04%) MPLS
4 1 (1.04%) PBX
4 1 (1.04%) SMTP
4 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.04%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.04%) VLAN
4 1 (1.04%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.04%) Big Data
3 1 (1.04%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.04%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 12 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 41 (42.71%) Finance
2 12 (12.50%) Banking
3 9 (9.38%) Legal
3 9 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 8 (8.33%) Public Sector
5 4 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (4.17%) Retail
6 3 (3.13%) Financial Institution
7 2 (2.08%) French Language
7 2 (2.08%) Marketing
8 1 (1.04%) Billing
8 1 (1.04%) Electronics
8 1 (1.04%) General Ledger
8 1 (1.04%) German Language
8 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.04%) Italian Language
8 1 (1.04%) Publishing
8 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.04%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 59 (61.46%) Project Manager
2 14 (14.58%) Technical Manager
2 14 (14.58%) Technical Project Manager
3 10 (10.42%) IT Manager
3 10 (10.42%) IT Project Manager
3 10 (10.42%) Senior Manager
3 10 (10.42%) Senior Project Manager
4 8 (8.33%) Analyst
5 6 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 4 (4.17%) Banking Project Manager
6 4 (4.17%) Consultant
6 4 (4.17%) Finance Manager
6 4 (4.17%) Finance Project Manager
6 4 (4.17%) Migration Manager
6 4 (4.17%) Programme Manager
6 4 (4.17%) Project Control Officer
6 4 (4.17%) Project Officer
7 3 (3.13%) Salesforce Functional Consultant
7 3 (3.13%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 3 (3.13%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) EDI
1 3 (3.13%) REST
1 3 (3.13%) SOAP
1 3 (3.13%) Visualforce
2 1 (1.04%) Middleware
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (1.04%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 45 (46.88%) PMI
2 17 (17.71%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.21%) Data Centre
3 5 (5.21%) Virtual Team
4 3 (3.13%) Credit Risk
4 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
4 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.08%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.08%) Social Media
6 1 (1.04%) CCTV
6 1 (1.04%) Fibre Optics
6 1 (1.04%) FMCG
6 1 (1.04%) Life Science
6 1 (1.04%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.04%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.04%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.04%) SCADA
6 1 (1.04%) Tandem
6 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.04%) Linux
2 1 (1.04%) Unix
2 1 (1.04%) VMS
2 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (71.88%) Project Management
2 57 (59.38%) PRINCE2
3 43 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (20.83%) Project Delivery
6 18 (18.75%) Migration
7 17 (17.71%) Business Case
7 17 (17.71%) Programme Management
8 14 (14.58%) SDLC
9 13 (13.54%) Change Control
9 13 (13.54%) Problem-Solving
9 13 (13.54%) Risk Management
10 11 (11.46%) Scrum
11 10 (10.42%) CRM
11 10 (10.42%) Waterfall
12 9 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (9.38%) Requirements Gathering
13 8 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
14 7 (7.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.38%) C
2 4 (4.17%) SQL
3 3 (3.13%) Apex Code
4 2 (2.08%) Java
4 2 (2.08%) VB
5 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 66 (68.75%) PMP
2 30 (31.25%) Degree
3 11 (11.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (10.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.17%) CAPM
6 4 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (4.17%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.13%) CBAP
7 3 (3.13%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.13%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 3 (3.13%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (2.08%) IIBA
8 2 (2.08%) MBA
9 1 (1.04%) APMP
9 1 (1.04%) CCIE
9 1 (1.04%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) PMO
2 10 (10.42%) PMBOK
3 7 (7.29%) QA
4 2 (2.08%) IFRS
5 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.04%) GDPR
5 1 (1.04%) GRC
5 1 (1.04%) MiFID
5 1 (1.04%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) vSphere
Vendors
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) Google
2 7 (7.29%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (5.21%) SAP
4 3 (3.13%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.08%) Dell
5 2 (2.08%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.04%) CA
6 1 (1.04%) Cisco
6 1 (1.04%) EMC
6 1 (1.04%) HP
6 1 (1.04%) Infor
6 1 (1.04%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle
6 1 (1.04%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.04%) VMware