Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 379 379 317
Rank change year-on-year 0 -62 +6
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 209 259 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.53% 0.56% 0.77%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.38% 3.44% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 172 266
London median daily rate £525 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -2.49% -2.33%
10th Percentile £353 £332 £363
90th Percentile £675 £659 £700
England median daily rate £475 £463 £460
% change year-on-year +2.70% +0.54% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
London median hourly rate £52.50 £35.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +75.00% -61.90%
10th Percentile £38.25 £35.00 £19.00
90th Percentile £68.75 £35.00 £21.00
England median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +21.43% -22.22% -

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 6,190 7,523 7,307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.60% 16.40% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,034 4,846 4,784
London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £281 £300
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 208 155
London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.71% +1.19% +9.20%
10th Percentile £12.13 £14.25 £13.33
90th Percentile £60.63 £48.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £36.00 £22.66 £29.00
% change year-on-year +58.87% -21.86% +9.43%

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 18 August 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in London over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor 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 18 August 2019. 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 +45 73 £575 +9.52% 9
West London +22 9 £431 -13.75% 2
East London +6 8 £400 -23.81% 3
South London +34 6 £375 -11.76%
North London - 1 £500 -
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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.

1 164 (78.47%) PRINCE2
2 153 (73.21%) PMP
3 129 (61.72%) Project Management
4 99 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
5 94 (44.98%) Finance
6 70 (33.49%) PMI
7 54 (25.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 47 (22.49%) Migration
9 43 (20.57%) ITIL
10 39 (18.66%) Microsoft Excel
11 37 (17.70%) Microsoft Project
11 37 (17.70%) PRINCE
12 35 (16.75%) Waterfall
13 33 (15.79%) Scrum
14 31 (14.83%) Banking
14 31 (14.83%) Microsoft
14 31 (14.83%) Degree
14 31 (14.83%) PMO
15 29 (13.88%) DevOps
15 29 (13.88%) SDLC
15 29 (13.88%) Programme Management
16 26 (12.44%) Data Migration
17 23 (11.00%) SQL Server
18 22 (10.53%) Oracle
18 22 (10.53%) SQL
18 22 (10.53%) Change Management
19 21 (10.05%) Risk Management
19 21 (10.05%) Big Data
20 20 (9.57%) Data Centre
21 19 (9.09%) 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 18 (8.61%) Apache Spark
2 15 (7.18%) SharePoint
3 6 (2.87%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.44%) Confluence
6 2 (0.96%) MS Project Server
6 2 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.96%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 39 (18.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (17.70%) Microsoft Project
3 19 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (3.35%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.48%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.48%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.35%) SAP S/4HANA
2 4 (1.91%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.44%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.44%) SAP FI
3 3 (1.44%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.96%) Carpe Diem
4 2 (0.96%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.48%) Relativity
5 1 (0.48%) SAP APO
5 1 (0.48%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.48%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.48%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.48%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.48%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.48%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.78%) Office 365
3 7 (3.35%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.35%) Power Platform
4 5 (2.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.91%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.96%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.48%) AWS CloudTrail
7 1 (0.48%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.48%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.48%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.48%) IaaS
7 1 (0.48%) PaaS
7 1 (0.48%) SaaS
7 1 (0.48%) Slack
7 1 (0.48%) Taleo
7 1 (0.48%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.74%) Firewall
2 11 (5.26%) LAN
3 10 (4.78%) WAN
4 5 (2.39%) Skype
5 3 (1.44%) Intranet
5 3 (1.44%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.96%) DWDM
6 2 (0.96%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.96%) Wireless
7 1 (0.48%) BGP
7 1 (0.48%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.48%) Internet
7 1 (0.48%) MPLS
7 1 (0.48%) OSPF
7 1 (0.48%) RIP
7 1 (0.48%) SAN
7 1 (0.48%) SDH
7 1 (0.48%) SONET
7 1 (0.48%) VPN
7 1 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (11.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.05%) Big Data
3 18 (8.61%) Apache Hive
3 18 (8.61%) Impala
4 7 (3.35%) Power BI
5 3 (1.44%) QlikView
6 2 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.48%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.48%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.48%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.48%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.48%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.48%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.87%) JIRA
2 2 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.48%) VersionOne
General
1 94 (44.98%) Finance
2 31 (14.83%) Banking
3 15 (7.18%) Telecoms
4 14 (6.70%) Public Sector
5 13 (6.22%) Financial Institution
6 10 (4.78%) Manufacturing
6 10 (4.78%) Retail
7 7 (3.35%) Front Office
8 5 (2.39%) Legal
8 5 (2.39%) Marketing
9 4 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.91%) Retail Banking
10 3 (1.44%) Local Government
11 2 (0.96%) Advertising
11 2 (0.96%) Electronics
11 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.96%) Law
12 1 (0.48%) Back Office
12 1 (0.48%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.48%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 110 (52.63%) Project Manager
2 27 (12.92%) Infrastructure Manager
3 25 (11.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 22 (10.53%) Senior Manager
5 21 (10.05%) IT Manager
5 21 (10.05%) Senior Project Manager
6 18 (8.61%) Big Data Engineer
6 18 (8.61%) Cloud Engineer
6 18 (8.61%) Data Engineer
7 17 (8.13%) IT Project Manager
8 16 (7.66%) Analyst
9 14 (6.70%) Programme Manager
10 9 (4.31%) Business Analyst
10 9 (4.31%) Software Project Manager
11 8 (3.83%) Migration Manager
12 7 (3.35%) Migration Project Manager
12 7 (3.35%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 7 (3.35%) Security Manager
13 6 (2.87%) SAP Manager
13 6 (2.87%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.91%) Middleware
2 3 (1.44%) OAuth
2 3 (1.44%) OpenID
3 2 (0.96%) OAuth2
3 2 (0.96%) REST
4 1 (0.48%) .NET
4 1 (0.48%) CSS
4 1 (0.48%) Kafka
4 1 (0.48%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.48%) Node.js
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.48%) React
4 1 (0.48%) SAML
4 1 (0.48%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 70 (33.49%) PMI
2 20 (9.57%) Data Centre
3 11 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 8 (3.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (3.35%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.39%) Equities
8 4 (1.91%) Fixed Income
9 3 (1.44%) Derivative
9 3 (1.44%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.44%) SWIFT
10 2 (0.96%) Clustering
10 2 (0.96%) Cyber Defence
10 2 (0.96%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.96%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.96%) User Experience
11 1 (0.48%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.48%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.78%) Windows
2 7 (3.35%) Windows 10
3 5 (2.39%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.96%) Android
4 2 (0.96%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.48%) Debian
5 1 (0.48%) Linux
5 1 (0.48%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.48%) openSUSE
5 1 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.48%) Unix
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (78.47%) PRINCE2
2 129 (61.72%) Project Management
3 99 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (25.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (22.49%) Migration
6 43 (20.57%) ITIL
7 37 (17.70%) PRINCE
8 35 (16.75%) Waterfall
9 33 (15.79%) Scrum
10 29 (13.88%) DevOps
10 29 (13.88%) Programme Management
10 29 (13.88%) SDLC
11 26 (12.44%) Data Migration
12 22 (10.53%) Change Management
13 21 (10.05%) Risk Management
14 18 (8.61%) Data Analysis
14 18 (8.61%) Data Engineering
14 18 (8.61%) Performance Testing
14 18 (8.61%) Use Case
15 17 (8.13%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.53%) SQL
2 4 (1.91%) C
3 2 (0.96%) Java
3 2 (0.96%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.96%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.96%) Python
3 2 (0.96%) Ruby
4 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.48%) C++
4 1 (0.48%) Perl
4 1 (0.48%) PHP
4 1 (0.48%) VB
4 1 (0.48%) VBA
4 1 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 153 (73.21%) PMP
2 31 (14.83%) Degree
3 16 (7.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (5.26%) APMG
5 10 (4.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (3.83%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.35%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.39%) Master's Degree
9 4 (1.91%) APMP
9 4 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.91%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (1.44%) CBAP
10 3 (1.44%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.96%) CAPM
11 2 (0.96%) CCNA
11 2 (0.96%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.96%) ISEB
11 2 (0.96%) PgMP
11 2 (0.96%) RIBA
12 1 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.83%) PMO
2 11 (5.26%) SLA
3 7 (3.35%) NIST
3 7 (3.35%) P3O
4 6 (2.87%) QA
5 3 (1.44%) GDPR
5 3 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.44%) SEPA
6 2 (0.96%) COBIT
6 2 (0.96%) NEBOSH
7 1 (0.48%) PMBOK
System Software
1 6 (2.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.39%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.44%) SCCM
2 2 (0.96%) QRadar
3 1 (0.48%) Ansible
3 1 (0.48%) HP Fortify
3 1 (0.48%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.48%) Nessus
3 1 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.48%) Puppet
3 1 (0.48%) Salt
3 1 (0.48%) SCOM
3 1 (0.48%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 31 (14.83%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.53%) Oracle
3 18 (8.61%) Cloudera
3 18 (8.61%) Informatica
4 12 (5.74%) SAP
5 11 (5.26%) Cisco
6 9 (4.31%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (2.87%) Citrix
8 5 (2.39%) VMware
9 4 (1.91%) Tableau
10 3 (1.44%) Ariba
10 3 (1.44%) Dell
10 3 (1.44%) EMC
10 3 (1.44%) Google
10 3 (1.44%) Juniper
10 3 (1.44%) NetApp
10 3 (1.44%) Workday
11 2 (0.96%) Aderant
11 2 (0.96%) Adobe
11 2 (0.96%) Artemis