Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 378 312 329
Rank change year-on-year -66 +17 -58
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 259 329 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.56% 0.77% 0.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.45% 4.55% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 264 230
London median daily rate £500 £513 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% -1.44% +15.56%
10th Percentile £332 £363 £350
90th Percentile £659 £700 £650
England median daily rate £463 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +0.54% +2.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
London median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% -61.90% +92.66%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -22.22% - +35.34%

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 7,514 7,238 7,871
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.38% 16.94% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,846 4,740 5,364
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £281 £300 £270
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £430 £415
% change year-on-year +4.77% +3.49% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 154 86
London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.77 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.71% +8.01% -10.56%
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.33 £12.56
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £46.65
England median hourly rate £22.50 £28.75 £26.79
% change year-on-year -21.74% +7.33% +16.47%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -46 51 £525 +5.00% 8
East London -23 11 £525 -2.33%
West London -37 10 £500 -4.76% 3
South London -46 5 £425 -22.73% 1
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 190 (73.36%) Project Management
2 187 (72.20%) PRINCE2
3 177 (68.34%) PMP
4 114 (44.02%) PMI
5 108 (41.70%) Agile Software Development
6 105 (40.54%) Finance
7 70 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
8 53 (20.46%) Microsoft
8 53 (20.46%) Degree
9 47 (18.15%) ITIL
10 43 (16.60%) Scrum
11 40 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
12 32 (12.36%) Project Planning
12 32 (12.36%) Microsoft Project
13 30 (11.58%) Migration
13 30 (11.58%) Problem-Solving
14 29 (11.20%) Risk Management
15 27 (10.42%) Banking
16 26 (10.04%) Waterfall
17 25 (9.65%) Change Management
18 23 (8.88%) Business Analysis
18 23 (8.88%) Project Governance
19 22 (8.49%) Programme Management
19 22 (8.49%) Service Delivery
19 22 (8.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 22 (8.49%) Microsoft Excel
20 21 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
20 21 (8.11%) Process Improvement
21 20 (7.72%) PRINCE
22 19 (7.34%) Microsoft Office

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 17 (6.56%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.54%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.16%) CMS
3 3 (1.16%) Confluence
4 2 (0.77%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.77%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.39%) Drupal
5 1 (0.39%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.39%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (12.36%) Microsoft Project
2 22 (8.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (7.34%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (5.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (2.70%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.16%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.16%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.16%) Summit
3 2 (0.77%) CA PPM
3 2 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.77%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.39%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) HFM
4 1 (0.39%) Magento
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.39%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 17 (6.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (5.41%) Office 365
3 6 (2.32%) Yammer
4 5 (1.93%) OneDrive
5 4 (1.54%) SaaS
6 3 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.16%) Dialogflow
7 1 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.39%) G Suite
7 1 (0.39%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.39%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.09%) WAN
2 7 (2.70%) LAN
3 5 (1.93%) Intranet
4 4 (1.54%) DNS
4 4 (1.54%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.16%) Firewall
5 3 (1.16%) SMS
6 2 (0.77%) DHCP
6 2 (0.77%) Network Security
6 2 (0.77%) Skype
7 1 (0.39%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.39%) Internet
7 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.39%) SAN
7 1 (0.39%) Softphone
7 1 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.16%) Power BI
3 2 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (0.77%) Big Data
4 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (5.02%) JIRA
2 3 (1.16%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.77%) Bitbucket
3 2 (0.77%) Maven
3 2 (0.77%) Selenium
3 2 (0.77%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.39%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.39%) JMeter
4 1 (0.39%) JUnit
4 1 (0.39%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.39%) WebDriver
General
1 105 (40.54%) Finance
2 27 (10.42%) Banking
3 18 (6.95%) Legal
4 15 (5.79%) Retail
5 13 (5.02%) Investment Banking
5 13 (5.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (4.63%) Marketing
7 11 (4.25%) Military
8 9 (3.47%) Front Office
8 9 (3.47%) Law
8 9 (3.47%) Telecoms
9 7 (2.70%) Manufacturing
10 6 (2.32%) Billing
11 5 (1.93%) Financial Institution
12 4 (1.54%) Back Office
12 4 (1.54%) Games
13 2 (0.77%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.77%) French Language
13 2 (0.77%) International Banking
13 2 (0.77%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 158 (61.00%) Project Manager
2 25 (9.65%) Senior Manager
3 24 (9.27%) Senior Project Manager
4 21 (8.11%) Analyst
4 21 (8.11%) IT Manager
5 16 (6.18%) Business Analyst
5 16 (6.18%) Infrastructure Manager
5 16 (6.18%) IT Project Manager
6 14 (5.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 13 (5.02%) Agile Project Manager
8 12 (4.63%) Coordinator
9 11 (4.25%) Delivery Manager
10 10 (3.86%) Scrum Master
11 9 (3.47%) Digital Project Manager
11 9 (3.47%) Programme Manager
11 9 (3.47%) Project Coordinator
12 8 (3.09%) Delivery Project Manager
12 8 (3.09%) Security Manager
12 8 (3.09%) Security Project Manager
13 7 (2.70%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.93%) HTML
2 4 (1.54%) XML
3 3 (1.16%) CSS
3 3 (1.16%) jQuery
3 3 (1.16%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (1.16%) REST
4 2 (0.77%) .NET
4 2 (0.77%) EDI
4 2 (0.77%) JSON
4 2 (0.77%) LDAP
4 2 (0.77%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.39%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.39%) Akka
5 1 (0.39%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 114 (44.02%) PMI
2 40 (15.44%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.34%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.09%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.32%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.32%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (1.93%) SWIFT
6 5 (1.93%) User Experience
7 4 (1.54%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.54%) Media Streaming
7 4 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.16%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.16%) Equities
8 3 (1.16%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.16%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.16%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.16%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.77%) FMCG
9 2 (0.77%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.02%) Windows
2 8 (3.09%) Windows 10
3 6 (2.32%) Linux
4 5 (1.93%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.16%) VMS
6 2 (0.77%) CentOS
6 2 (0.77%) Unix
6 2 (0.77%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.39%) Android
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (73.36%) Project Management
2 187 (72.20%) PRINCE2
3 108 (41.70%) Agile Software Development
4 70 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (18.15%) ITIL
6 43 (16.60%) Scrum
7 32 (12.36%) Project Planning
8 30 (11.58%) Migration
8 30 (11.58%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (11.20%) Risk Management
10 26 (10.04%) Waterfall
11 25 (9.65%) Change Management
12 23 (8.88%) Business Analysis
12 23 (8.88%) Project Governance
13 22 (8.49%) Programme Management
13 22 (8.49%) Service Delivery
14 21 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
14 21 (8.11%) Process Improvement
15 20 (7.72%) PRINCE
16 19 (7.34%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.70%) SQL
2 6 (2.32%) C
3 5 (1.93%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.77%) Python
5 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.39%) C#
5 1 (0.39%) C++
5 1 (0.39%) COBOL
5 1 (0.39%) Java
5 1 (0.39%) Perl
5 1 (0.39%) PHP
5 1 (0.39%) PL/1
5 1 (0.39%) REXX
5 1 (0.39%) VB
5 1 (0.39%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 177 (68.34%) PMP
2 53 (20.46%) Degree
3 22 (8.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 17 (6.56%) Security Cleared
5 15 (5.79%) SC Cleared
6 12 (4.63%) CBAP
6 12 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (4.25%) ISEB
8 10 (3.86%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (3.09%) CISSP
10 7 (2.70%) CISM
10 7 (2.70%) MBA
11 6 (2.32%) APMP
12 5 (1.93%) CISA
13 4 (1.54%) Master's Degree
13 4 (1.54%) PgMP
13 4 (1.54%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 3 (1.16%) APMG
14 3 (1.16%) CAPM
14 3 (1.16%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.02%) PMO
2 12 (4.63%) QA
3 9 (3.47%) GDPR
4 4 (1.54%) SEPA
5 3 (1.16%) PMBOK
6 2 (0.77%) PSD2
6 2 (0.77%) TARGET2
7 1 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.39%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.77%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (0.77%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.39%) ACF2
3 1 (0.39%) RACF
3 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) SCCM
2 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.77%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.77%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.77%) SCOM
4 1 (0.39%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 53 (20.46%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.02%) Xerox
3 10 (3.86%) SAP
4 6 (2.32%) IBM
4 6 (2.32%) Oracle
5 5 (1.93%) Citrix
6 4 (1.54%) Cisco
6 4 (1.54%) Ivanti
6 4 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.16%) Informatica
7 3 (1.16%) NetApp
7 3 (1.16%) ServiceNow
8 2 (0.77%) Adobe
8 2 (0.77%) BMC
8 2 (0.77%) EMC
8 2 (0.77%) Juniper
8 2 (0.77%) Lotus
8 2 (0.77%) Progress
8 2 (0.77%) Remedy
8 2 (0.77%) Sage