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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 16 May 2022 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
16 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 339 355 355
Rank change year-on-year +16 0 +78
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 258 110 72
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.67% 0.46% 0.35%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.33% 2.62% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 78 39
10th Percentile £400 £400 £298
25th Percentile £463 £429 £366
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £545 £525
Median % change year-on-year -3.67% +3.81% +5.00%
75th Percentile £615 £650 £641
90th Percentile £724 £750 £703
England median daily rate £504 £505 £459
% change year-on-year -0.15% +10.08% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £39.75 £31.25 -
Median hourly rate £44.50 £32.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +36.92% - -
75th Percentile £49.25 £33.75 -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £44.50 £32.50 £59.00
% change year-on-year +36.92% -44.92% +97.32%

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 5,957 4,191 3,978
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.45% 17.67% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,127 2,874 2,723
10th Percentile £368 £332 £300
25th Percentile £463 £425 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £513 £500
Median % change year-on-year +7.32% +2.50% -1.48%
75th Percentile £650 £600 £600
90th Percentile £738 £689 £656
England median daily rate £525 £497 £475
% change year-on-year +5.58% +4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 65 59
10th Percentile £23.34 £19.47 £18.00
25th Percentile £25.68 £26.65 £21.43
Median hourly rate £44.50 £37.50 £33.68
Median % change year-on-year +18.67% +11.36% +12.25%
75th Percentile £49.25 £50.00 £47.83
90th Percentile £64.55 £59.90 £52.40
England median hourly rate £41.36 £39.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +6.04% +41.82% -5.17%

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 16 May 2022.

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 16 May 2022.

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 16 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -13 28 £600 -7.69% 9
West London -8 7 £413 -28.26% 1
South London - 4 £596 - 1
East London - 2 £453 - 4
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 16 May 2022, 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.

1 181 (70.16%) Project Management
2 176 (68.22%) PRINCE2
3 169 (65.50%) PMP
4 154 (59.69%) Agile
5 147 (56.98%) Finance
6 110 (42.64%) PMI
7 104 (40.31%) Social Skills
8 90 (34.88%) Project Delivery
9 88 (34.11%) Scrum
10 67 (25.97%) Microsoft
11 66 (25.58%) Microsoft Project
12 62 (24.03%) PMO
13 55 (21.32%) Stakeholder Management
14 53 (20.54%) Degree
14 53 (20.54%) Scaled Agile Framework
15 51 (19.77%) JIRA
16 46 (17.83%) Security Cleared
17 44 (17.05%) SC Cleared
18 43 (16.67%) Kanban
18 43 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
18 43 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
19 41 (15.89%) APMP
20 40 (15.50%) Project Planning
21 38 (14.73%) Waterfall
22 37 (14.34%) Continuous Improvement
23 35 (13.57%) Programme Management
24 34 (13.18%) Requirements Management
24 34 (13.18%) Information Assurance
25 31 (12.02%) Local Government
25 31 (12.02%) Aviation

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 8 (3.10%) Confluence
2 7 (2.71%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.55%) CMS
5 1 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 66 (25.58%) Microsoft Project
2 28 (10.85%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (6.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
5 8 (3.10%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.78%) NetSuite
2 2 (0.78%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.78%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.39%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.39%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.75%) Azure
2 14 (5.43%) Microsoft 365
3 7 (2.71%) Amazon S3
3 7 (2.71%) Azure Data Factory
3 7 (2.71%) Azure Functions
3 7 (2.71%) Azure Monitor
3 7 (2.71%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 7 (2.71%) Power Platform
3 7 (2.71%) SaaS
3 7 (2.71%) Serverless
4 4 (1.55%) AWS
5 3 (1.16%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.16%) Smartsheet
6 2 (0.78%) GCP
6 2 (0.78%) Google Docs
6 2 (0.78%) Lucidchart
7 1 (0.39%) Azure Sentinel
7 1 (0.39%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.39%) Boomi
7 1 (0.39%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.33%) Unified Communications
2 5 (1.94%) Skype
2 5 (1.94%) WAN
3 3 (1.16%) IPsec
3 3 (1.16%) LAN
3 3 (1.16%) SSL
4 2 (0.78%) SD-WAN
5 1 (0.39%) 4G
5 1 (0.39%) Extranet
5 1 (0.39%) Internet
5 1 (0.39%) MPLS
5 1 (0.39%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.39%) VPN
5 1 (0.39%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.10%) Data Lake
2 7 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (2.71%) Power BI
3 3 (1.16%) Big Data
4 2 (0.78%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.39%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 51 (19.77%) JIRA
2 13 (5.04%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (2.71%) Git (software)
General
1 147 (56.98%) Finance
2 104 (40.31%) Social Skills
3 43 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (12.02%) Aviation
4 31 (12.02%) Local Government
5 26 (10.08%) Presentation Skills
6 24 (9.30%) Banking
7 22 (8.53%) Influencing Skills
8 14 (5.43%) Telecoms
9 13 (5.04%) Marketing
9 13 (5.04%) Retail
10 9 (3.49%) Legal
11 6 (2.33%) German Language
12 5 (1.94%) Back Office
12 5 (1.94%) Investment Banking
12 5 (1.94%) Japanese Language
12 5 (1.94%) Public Sector
13 3 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (1.16%) Publishing
13 3 (1.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 119 (46.12%) Project Manager
2 36 (13.95%) Project Officer
3 29 (11.24%) Analyst
4 26 (10.08%) IT Manager
5 25 (9.69%) IT Project Manager
6 22 (8.53%) Business Analyst
6 22 (8.53%) Infrastructure Manager
6 22 (8.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 15 (5.81%) Programme Manager
7 15 (5.81%) Senior Manager
8 11 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
8 11 (4.26%) Technical Manager
8 11 (4.26%) Technical Project Manager
9 10 (3.88%) Security Manager
9 10 (3.88%) Security Project Manager
10 7 (2.71%) Banking Project Manager
10 7 (2.71%) Business IT Analyst
10 7 (2.71%) Financial Services Project Manager
10 7 (2.71%) IT Business Analyst
10 7 (2.71%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.71%) Kafka
1 7 (2.71%) Spark Streaming
2 5 (1.94%) HTML
2 5 (1.94%) JSON
2 5 (1.94%) XML
3 3 (1.16%) ADO
3 3 (1.16%) XSLT
4 2 (0.78%) Node.js
5 1 (0.39%) .NET
5 1 (0.39%) EDI
5 1 (0.39%) Keras
5 1 (0.39%) Middleware
5 1 (0.39%) Pandas
5 1 (0.39%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 110 (42.64%) PMI
2 30 (11.63%) Kinect
3 17 (6.59%) Data Centre
4 12 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.71%) Linux Command Line
5 7 (2.71%) Renewable Energy
5 7 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.71%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.33%) FMCG
7 3 (1.16%) CMDB
7 3 (1.16%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.78%) EPoS
8 2 (0.78%) Fixed Income
8 2 (0.78%) Media Streaming
8 2 (0.78%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.78%) Replication
8 2 (0.78%) User Experience
9 1 (0.39%) Derivative
9 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 16 (6.20%) Windows
2 4 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.39%) Linux
3 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (70.16%) Project Management
2 176 (68.22%) PRINCE2
3 154 (59.69%) Agile
4 90 (34.88%) Project Delivery
5 88 (34.11%) Scrum
6 55 (21.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 53 (20.54%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 43 (16.67%) Kanban
8 43 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 40 (15.50%) Project Planning
10 38 (14.73%) Waterfall
11 37 (14.34%) Continuous Improvement
12 35 (13.57%) Programme Management
13 34 (13.18%) Information Assurance
13 34 (13.18%) Requirements Management
14 29 (11.24%) Matrix Organization
15 28 (10.85%) Change Management
16 26 (10.08%) Migration
17 23 (8.91%) ITIL
17 23 (8.91%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (3.88%) SQL
2 8 (3.10%) C#
2 8 (3.10%) Python
3 7 (2.71%) Bash
3 7 (2.71%) Java
3 7 (2.71%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.33%) C
5 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.78%) ABAP
6 2 (0.78%) Ada
6 2 (0.78%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 169 (65.50%) PMP
2 53 (20.54%) Degree
3 46 (17.83%) Security Cleared
4 44 (17.05%) SC Cleared
5 41 (15.89%) APMP
6 22 (8.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 18 (6.98%) CBAP
8 8 (3.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (2.71%) FFIEC
10 6 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (1.94%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (1.94%) MBA
12 4 (1.55%) CAPM
13 3 (1.16%) RHCE
14 2 (0.78%) CISM
14 2 (0.78%) CISSP
14 2 (0.78%) IIBA
14 2 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.78%) PgMP
15 1 (0.39%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (24.03%) PMO
2 10 (3.88%) MiFID
2 10 (3.88%) NIST
3 8 (3.10%) Data Quality
4 7 (2.71%) GLBA
4 7 (2.71%) PCI DSS
5 6 (2.33%) QA
6 4 (1.55%) P3O
7 3 (1.16%) GRC
8 1 (0.39%) GDPR
8 1 (0.39%) GxP
8 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.39%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (0.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.39%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.55%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (1.55%) SCCM
2 3 (1.16%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 67 (25.97%) Microsoft
2 11 (4.26%) Cisco
3 10 (3.88%) Oracle
4 8 (3.10%) ServiceNow
5 7 (2.71%) Databricks
5 7 (2.71%) SAP
6 6 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (1.55%) Anaplan
8 3 (1.16%) Arista
8 3 (1.16%) Artemis
8 3 (1.16%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.16%) Genesys
9 2 (0.78%) Google
9 2 (0.78%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.78%) VMware
10 1 (0.39%) Adobe
10 1 (0.39%) Citrix
10 1 (0.39%) Dell
10 1 (0.39%) Pega
10 1 (0.39%) Progress