Period
to 27 November 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Project Management Institute (PMI)
England > London
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 472 360 497
Rank change year-on-year -112 +137 +44
Contract jobs citing PMI 111 26 61
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.16% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 0.45% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 21 48
10th Percentile £435 £475 £322
25th Percentile £500 £573 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £650 £500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00% -
75th Percentile £650 " £640
90th Percentile £651 " £720
England median daily rate £550 £650 £450
% change year-on-year -15.38% +44.44% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £61.50 - -
England median hourly rate £61.50 - £50.25

PMI is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 12,436 5,737 10,947
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.15% 36.18% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,212 4,151 7,825
10th Percentile £363 £313 £313
25th Percentile £469 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - -
75th Percentile £688 £650 £625
90th Percentile £775 £750 £705
England median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 73 138
10th Percentile £16.46 £12.76 £12.44
25th Percentile £23.00 £22.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year +9.38% +42.22% +3.40%
75th Percentile £53.00 £40.00 £39.94
90th Percentile £67.45 £48.55 £52.50
England median hourly rate £24.08 £27.87 £20.50
% change year-on-year -13.60% +35.95% +2.50%

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI in London

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for PMI in London

PMI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PMI in London over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for PMI in London

PMI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Hourly rate trend for PMI in London

PMI
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 within the London region over the 6 months to 27 November 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 -50 10 £550 +4.76% 1
East London - 1 £435 -
West London - 1 £450 - 2
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT contractor jobs citing PMI 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.

1 111 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 87 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (63.06%) PRINCE2
4 51 (45.95%) Project Management
4 51 (45.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (42.34%) Project Delivery
6 39 (35.14%) Finance
7 38 (34.23%) Social Skills
7 38 (34.23%) SDLC
8 33 (29.73%) Telecoms
9 29 (26.13%) C
10 27 (24.32%) Packet Switching
10 27 (24.32%) GSM
10 27 (24.32%) 2G
10 27 (24.32%) MVNO
10 27 (24.32%) PMBOK
10 27 (24.32%) 5G
11 23 (20.72%) PMP
12 21 (18.92%) MS Visio
12 21 (18.92%) Scrum
13 20 (18.02%) Degree
14 19 (17.12%) Microsoft Project
15 18 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
16 16 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
16 16 (14.41%) Microsoft
16 16 (14.41%) Risk Management
17 15 (13.51%) Business Analysis
18 14 (12.61%) Waterfall
19 13 (11.71%) PRINCE
19 13 (11.71%) Azure

PMI
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 6 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.70%) Confluence
3 2 (1.80%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.90%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.90%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (18.92%) MS Visio
2 19 (17.12%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (9.91%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (9.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (7.21%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.90%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.70%) Endur
2 2 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.80%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.90%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.90%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 13 (11.71%) Azure
2 3 (2.70%) AWS
2 3 (2.70%) Azure Stack
3 2 (1.80%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.80%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (1.80%) SaaS
3 2 (1.80%) Smartsheet
4 1 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.90%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 1 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.90%) GCP
4 1 (0.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 27 (24.32%) 2G
1 27 (24.32%) 5G
1 27 (24.32%) GSM
1 27 (24.32%) MVNO
1 27 (24.32%) Packet Switching
2 1 (0.90%) Bluetooth
2 1 (0.90%) FTP
2 1 (0.90%) ICMP
2 1 (0.90%) Internet
2 1 (0.90%) LAN
2 1 (0.90%) MPLS
2 1 (0.90%) Network Security
2 1 (0.90%) SMTP
2 1 (0.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.90%) TETRA
2 1 (0.90%) VLAN
2 1 (0.90%) VoIP
2 1 (0.90%) WAN
2 1 (0.90%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.70%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.80%) Data Lake
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.90%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.90%) HBase
4 1 (0.90%) HDInsight
4 1 (0.90%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.90%) MySQL
4 1 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.90%) Redis
4 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.90%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (10.81%) JIRA
2 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.90%) Postman
2 1 (0.90%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 39 (35.14%) Finance
2 38 (34.23%) Social Skills
3 33 (29.73%) Telecoms
4 18 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (11.71%) Banking
6 8 (7.21%) Presentation Skills
7 7 (6.31%) Influencing Skills
8 5 (4.50%) Financial Institution
8 5 (4.50%) Legal
9 4 (3.60%) Retail
10 3 (2.70%) Investment Banking
10 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
11 2 (1.80%) Back Office
11 2 (1.80%) Billing
11 2 (1.80%) German Language
11 2 (1.80%) Organisational Skills
12 1 (0.90%) French Language
12 1 (0.90%) Marketing
12 1 (0.90%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.90%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 69 (62.16%) Project Manager
2 29 (26.13%) Technical Manager
3 27 (24.32%) Technical Project Manager
4 14 (12.61%) Analyst
5 11 (9.91%) Business Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) Programme Manager
7 8 (7.21%) IT Manager
8 7 (6.31%) IT Project Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Senior Manager
8 7 (6.31%) Senior Project Manager
9 6 (5.41%) Agile Project Manager
9 6 (5.41%) Network Manager
9 6 (5.41%) Network Project Manager
10 5 (4.50%) Core Network Project Manager
10 5 (4.50%) IT Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) Business IT Analyst
11 4 (3.60%) IT Business Analyst
12 3 (2.70%) Junior
12 3 (2.70%) Junior Project Manager
12 3 (2.70%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.80%) Middleware
2 1 (0.90%) .NET
2 1 (0.90%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.90%) J2EE
2 1 (0.90%) REST
2 1 (0.90%) SOAP
2 1 (0.90%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
1 6 (5.41%) Virtual Team
2 5 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (2.70%) Robotics
5 2 (1.80%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.80%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.80%) EPoS
5 2 (1.80%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.90%) Fibre Optics
6 1 (0.90%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.90%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.90%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.90%) SCADA
6 1 (0.90%) Social Media
6 1 (0.90%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.70%) Linux
1 3 (2.70%) Unix
1 3 (2.70%) Windows
2 2 (1.80%) Android
2 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (78.38%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (63.06%) PRINCE2
3 51 (45.95%) Project Management
3 51 (45.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 47 (42.34%) Project Delivery
5 38 (34.23%) SDLC
6 21 (18.92%) Scrum
7 16 (14.41%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (14.41%) Risk Management
8 15 (13.51%) Business Analysis
9 14 (12.61%) Waterfall
10 13 (11.71%) PRINCE
11 10 (9.01%) Change Management
11 10 (9.01%) Coaching
12 9 (8.11%) Agile Project Management
12 9 (8.11%) Computer Science
12 9 (8.11%) ITIL
12 9 (8.11%) Matrix Organization
12 9 (8.11%) Mentoring
12 9 (8.11%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 29 (26.13%) C
2 1 (0.90%) R
2 1 (0.90%) SQL
2 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 111 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 23 (20.72%) PMP
3 20 (18.02%) Degree
4 8 (7.21%) CBAP
5 5 (4.50%) CISM
5 5 (4.50%) CISSP
6 4 (3.60%) IIBA
6 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
7 3 (2.70%) CAPM
7 3 (2.70%) CISA
7 3 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (2.70%) MBA
8 2 (1.80%) APMP
8 2 (1.80%) CCNA
8 2 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.80%) ISEB
8 2 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.90%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (24.32%) PMBOK
2 10 (9.01%) PMO
3 5 (4.50%) QA
4 3 (2.70%) NIST
5 2 (1.80%) COBIT
5 2 (1.80%) GDPR
5 2 (1.80%) GRC
6 1 (0.90%) GxP
6 1 (0.90%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (0.90%) Ansible
1 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.90%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 16 (14.41%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.31%) SAP
3 3 (2.70%) MuleSoft
4 2 (1.80%) Cadence
4 2 (1.80%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.80%) Cisco
4 2 (1.80%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.90%) Alteryx
5 1 (0.90%) BT
5 1 (0.90%) Google
5 1 (0.90%) Juniper
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle
5 1 (0.90%) Pegasus
5 1 (0.90%) Progress
5 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.90%) Xerox