Period
to 17 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 430 351 349
Rank change year-on-year -79 -2 -96
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 203 295 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.66% 0.64%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.74% 3.96% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 233 184
London median daily rate £500 £500 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.91% +8.42%
10th Percentile £311 £357 £350
90th Percentile £700 £694 £663
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 £36.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -20.00% +16.88%

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 7,402 7,443 7,815
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.03% 16.55% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,816 4,923 5,092
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.15%
10th Percentile £275 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 161 104
London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.70 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.32% -1.66% -8.36%
10th Percentile £13.60 £13.31 £13.37
90th Percentile £51.25 £47.83 £49.76
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.87 £25.50
% change year-on-year -6.94% +5.35% +13.33%

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 October 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 October 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 -42 36 £500 - 19
East London -21 10 £575 +24.66%
West London -35 7 £430 -18.10% 2
South London -22 4 £425 -15.00% 2
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 146 (71.92%) PRINCE2
2 140 (68.97%) Project Management
3 137 (67.49%) PMP
4 97 (47.78%) PMI
5 80 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (34.48%) Finance
7 57 (28.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 43 (21.18%) ITIL
9 39 (19.21%) Degree
9 39 (19.21%) Analytical Skills
10 35 (17.24%) Microsoft
11 34 (16.75%) Scrum
12 27 (13.30%) Problem-Solving
13 25 (12.32%) Migration
14 22 (10.84%) Microsoft Project
14 22 (10.84%) Process Improvement
15 21 (10.34%) Project Planning
16 20 (9.85%) Programme Management
17 19 (9.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 18 (8.87%) Change Management
18 18 (8.87%) PRINCE
18 18 (8.87%) Waterfall
18 18 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
18 18 (8.87%) Security Cleared
18 18 (8.87%) Office 365
19 17 (8.37%) Data Centre
19 17 (8.37%) Change Control
19 17 (8.37%) SharePoint
19 17 (8.37%) Banking
20 16 (7.88%) Risk Management

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 (8.37%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.46%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.48%) IBM Domino
4 3 (1.48%) IBM Notes
4 3 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.99%) Confluence
5 2 (0.99%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.49%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.49%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 22 (10.84%) Microsoft Project
2 13 (6.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (5.42%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (2.46%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.49%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.49%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.48%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.99%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.99%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.49%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.49%) IntelliMatch
4 1 (0.49%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.49%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.49%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.87%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (8.87%) Office 365
2 5 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.46%) OneDrive
2 5 (2.46%) Yammer
3 4 (1.97%) IaaS
3 4 (1.97%) PaaS
4 3 (1.48%) SaaS
5 2 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.49%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.49%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.49%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.45%) LAN
1 7 (3.45%) WAN
2 5 (2.46%) Intranet
3 4 (1.97%) Firewall
4 3 (1.48%) DMZ
5 2 (0.99%) DHCP
5 2 (0.99%) DNS
5 2 (0.99%) Network Security
5 2 (0.99%) SMS
5 2 (0.99%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.49%) DWDM
6 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.49%) Internet
6 1 (0.49%) SAN
6 1 (0.49%) Skype
6 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.96%) Big Data
3 5 (2.46%) SQL Server
4 4 (1.97%) Power BI
4 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.99%) MySQL
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.49%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.49%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.49%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.49%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.49%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 9 (4.43%) JIRA
2 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.49%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.49%) Maven
2 1 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 70 (34.48%) Finance
2 17 (8.37%) Banking
3 12 (5.91%) Legal
4 11 (5.42%) Military
5 10 (4.93%) Investment Banking
5 10 (4.93%) Marketing
5 10 (4.93%) Retail
6 8 (3.94%) Front Office
6 8 (3.94%) Manufacturing
6 8 (3.94%) Telecoms
7 7 (3.45%) Financial Institution
8 6 (2.96%) Games
9 5 (2.46%) Billing
10 4 (1.97%) Law
10 4 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (1.48%) Publishing
12 2 (0.99%) Advertising
12 2 (0.99%) Back Office
13 1 (0.49%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.49%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 125 (61.58%) Project Manager
2 25 (12.32%) IT Manager
3 23 (11.33%) IT Project Manager
4 18 (8.87%) Senior Manager
5 16 (7.88%) Senior Project Manager
6 14 (6.90%) Programme Manager
7 12 (5.91%) Agile Project Manager
7 12 (5.91%) Analyst
7 12 (5.91%) Coordinator
8 11 (5.42%) Business Analyst
9 9 (4.43%) Delivery Manager
9 9 (4.43%) Project Coordinator
9 9 (4.43%) Scrum Master
10 7 (3.45%) Implementation Manager
10 7 (3.45%) Implementation Project Manager
10 7 (3.45%) Office 365 Manager
11 6 (2.96%) Infrastructure Manager
11 6 (2.96%) Project Implementation Manager
11 6 (2.96%) SAP Project Manager
11 6 (2.96%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.97%) OAuth
1 4 (1.97%) SAML
2 3 (1.48%) .NET
2 3 (1.48%) CSS
2 3 (1.48%) HTML
2 3 (1.48%) jQuery
2 3 (1.48%) Spring
3 2 (0.99%) EDI
3 2 (0.99%) XML
4 1 (0.49%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.49%) D3.js
4 1 (0.49%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.49%) REST
4 1 (0.49%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 97 (47.78%) PMI
2 39 (19.21%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (8.37%) Data Centre
4 8 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (3.45%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.46%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.97%) Equities
8 3 (1.48%) CMDB
8 3 (1.48%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.48%) Media Streaming
8 3 (1.48%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.99%) FMCG
9 2 (0.99%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.99%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.99%) Social Media
9 2 (0.99%) Tandem
9 2 (0.99%) Video on Demand
10 1 (0.49%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.40%) Windows
2 5 (2.46%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.48%) Linux
3 3 (1.48%) VMS
3 3 (1.48%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (71.92%) PRINCE2
2 140 (68.97%) Project Management
3 80 (39.41%) Agile Software Development
4 57 (28.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (21.18%) ITIL
6 34 (16.75%) Scrum
7 27 (13.30%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (12.32%) Migration
9 22 (10.84%) Process Improvement
10 21 (10.34%) Project Planning
11 20 (9.85%) Programme Management
12 18 (8.87%) Change Management
12 18 (8.87%) PRINCE
12 18 (8.87%) Waterfall
13 17 (8.37%) Change Control
14 16 (7.88%) Risk Management
15 15 (7.39%) Continuous Improvement
16 14 (6.90%) Project Governance
16 14 (6.90%) SDLC
17 13 (6.40%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.43%) SQL
2 5 (2.46%) Java
2 5 (2.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.97%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.48%) VB
5 2 (0.99%) C
5 2 (0.99%) PHP
5 2 (0.99%) Python
6 1 (0.49%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.49%) C#
6 1 (0.49%) C++
6 1 (0.49%) Java 8
6 1 (0.49%) Perl
6 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 137 (67.49%) PMP
2 39 (19.21%) Degree
3 19 (9.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 18 (8.87%) Security Cleared
5 16 (7.88%) SC Cleared
6 6 (2.96%) CISM
6 6 (2.96%) CISSP
6 6 (2.96%) MCSE
6 6 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.46%) APMP
7 5 (2.46%) CAPM
7 5 (2.46%) CBAP
7 5 (2.46%) CCNA
7 5 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (2.46%) Master's Degree
8 4 (1.97%) CISA
8 4 (1.97%) MCTS
8 4 (1.97%) PgMP
9 3 (1.48%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.40%) QA
2 10 (4.93%) PMO
3 4 (1.97%) GDPR
4 3 (1.48%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (4.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.48%) CA Single Sign-On
1 3 (1.48%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (0.99%) SCCM
2 2 (0.99%) SCOM
3 1 (0.49%) Ansible
3 1 (0.49%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.49%) Puppet
3 1 (0.49%) Salt
3 1 (0.49%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 35 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.42%) Xerox
3 10 (4.93%) SAP
4 7 (3.45%) Citrix
5 6 (2.96%) Oracle
6 5 (2.46%) IBM
7 4 (1.97%) Cisco
7 4 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.97%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.48%) CA
8 3 (1.48%) Lotus
9 2 (0.99%) Adobe
9 2 (0.99%) Apttus
9 2 (0.99%) BMC
9 2 (0.99%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.99%) Ivanti
9 2 (0.99%) NetApp
9 2 (0.99%) Remedy
9 2 (0.99%) Sage
9 2 (0.99%) VMware