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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 322 304 321
Rank change year-on-year -18 +17  
Contract jobs citing PMI 86 136 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.44% 0.61% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.26% 1.74% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 105 65
Median daily rate £525 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £371 £350 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £80.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

PMI is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6850 7808 7548
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.02% 34.79% 35.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4777 5564 5124
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £293 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £641
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 125 140
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.75 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.27% +5.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.82 £12.45 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.60 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -26.41% +43.24%  

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing PMI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for PMI in London

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PMI in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI in London

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI in London

PMI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI in London.

Contractor 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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 13 £463 -21.27% 7
Docklands, London -1 2 £569 +55.82%
Wimbledon - 2 £625 -
Bromley - 2 £400 -
Canary Wharf -3 1 - -
Hayes - 1 £550 -
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for PMI.

1 135 (98.54%) PMI Certification
2 94 (68.61%) PRINCE2
3 90 (65.69%) Project Management
4 60 (43.80%) PMP
5 56 (40.88%) Finance
6 46 (33.58%) Programme Management
7 38 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (27.74%) Banking
8 35 (25.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (24.82%) Degree
10 21 (15.33%) PMO
11 17 (12.41%) Scrum
12 16 (11.68%) Risk Management
13 15 (10.95%) PRINCE
13 15 (10.95%) MS Project
13 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
14 14 (10.22%) Change Management
14 14 (10.22%) Migration
14 14 (10.22%) Resource Management
15 13 (9.49%) MS Excel
15 13 (9.49%) CRM
15 13 (9.49%) Six Sigma
15 13 (9.49%) SDLC
16 11 (8.03%) Investment Banking
16 11 (8.03%) Corporate Banking
16 11 (8.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 11 (8.03%) MS Office
17 10 (7.30%) ITIL
17 10 (7.30%) APMP
17 10 (7.30%) Process Improvement

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 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.46%) CMS
2 2 (1.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.46%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.73%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.73%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.73%) Confluence
3 1 (0.73%) Documentum
3 1 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (10.95%) MS Project
2 13 (9.49%) MS Excel
3 11 (8.03%) MS Office
4 8 (5.84%) MS Visio
5 5 (3.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (3.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (1.46%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.73%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.73%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.73%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.73%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.73%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.73%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.46%) Office 365
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.73%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.84%) LAN
2 7 (5.11%) WAN
3 3 (2.19%) Internet
4 2 (1.46%) Skype
5 1 (0.73%) Firewall
5 1 (0.73%) Intranet
5 1 (0.73%) Telepresence
5 1 (0.73%) VPN
5 1 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.73%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.46%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.46%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.73%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.73%) Big Data
3 1 (0.73%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.73%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (1.46%) JIRA
1 2 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (1.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 56 (40.88%) Finance
2 38 (27.74%) Banking
3 11 (8.03%) Corporate Banking
3 11 (8.03%) Investment Banking
4 9 (6.57%) Legal
4 9 (6.57%) Telecoms
5 8 (5.84%) Front Office
5 8 (5.84%) Retail
6 4 (2.92%) Billing
6 4 (2.92%) Marketing
7 3 (2.19%) Dutch Language
7 3 (2.19%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.46%) Automotive
8 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.46%) French Language
8 2 (1.46%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.46%) Law
9 1 (0.73%) Advertising
9 1 (0.73%) Electronics
9 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (49.64%) Project Manager
2 24 (17.52%) Programme Manager
3 12 (8.76%) CRM Manager
4 10 (7.30%) Analyst
5 8 (5.84%) Business Analyst
5 8 (5.84%) CRM Project Manager
5 8 (5.84%) Senior Manager
6 6 (4.38%) Assistant Project Manager
6 6 (4.38%) IT Manager
6 6 (4.38%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (4.38%) Senior Project Manager
7 5 (3.65%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 5 (3.65%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 5 (3.65%) Consultant
7 5 (3.65%) DV Cleared Project Manager
7 5 (3.65%) Migration Manager
7 5 (3.65%) PMO Lead
7 5 (3.65%) Security Manager
7 5 (3.65%) Security Project Manager
7 5 (3.65%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.19%) Velocity
2 1 (0.73%) EDIFACT
2 1 (0.73%) Kafka
2 1 (0.73%) Web Services
2 1 (0.73%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.57%) Data Centre
1 9 (6.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 6 (4.38%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.92%) Virtual Team
4 3 (2.19%) Equities
4 3 (2.19%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.46%) User Experience
6 1 (0.73%) ASIC
6 1 (0.73%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.73%) Derivative
6 1 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.73%) Exotic Derivative
6 1 (0.73%) Fixed Income
6 1 (0.73%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.73%) Reinsurance
6 1 (0.73%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.92%) Windows
2 3 (2.19%) Linux
2 3 (2.19%) Unix
3 2 (1.46%) Android
3 2 (1.46%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (68.61%) PRINCE2
2 90 (65.69%) Project Management
3 46 (33.58%) Programme Management
4 38 (27.74%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (25.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (12.41%) Scrum
7 16 (11.68%) Risk Management
8 15 (10.95%) PRINCE
9 14 (10.22%) Change Management
9 14 (10.22%) Migration
9 14 (10.22%) Resource Management
10 13 (9.49%) CRM
10 13 (9.49%) SDLC
10 13 (9.49%) Six Sigma
11 10 (7.30%) Change Control
11 10 (7.30%) ITIL
11 10 (7.30%) Process Improvement
12 9 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (6.57%) E-Commerce
13 8 (5.84%) TQM
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.73%) C
1 1 (0.73%) Java
Qualifications
1 135 (98.54%) PMI Certification
2 60 (43.80%) PMP
3 34 (24.82%) Degree
4 11 (8.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 10 (7.30%) APMP
6 7 (5.11%) ISEB
6 7 (5.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (4.38%) Security Cleared
8 5 (3.65%) DV Cleared
9 3 (2.19%) CISSP
9 3 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (2.19%) PgMP
10 2 (1.46%) CAPM
10 2 (1.46%) CISA
11 1 (0.73%) CISM
11 1 (0.73%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.73%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (15.33%) PMO
2 10 (7.30%) QA
3 8 (5.84%) ISO 9000
4 6 (4.38%) P3O
5 4 (2.92%) MiFID
6 3 (2.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (1.46%) COBIT
7 2 (1.46%) EMIR
8 1 (0.73%) Basel II
8 1 (0.73%) CRD IV
8 1 (0.73%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.73%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.73%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (1.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.73%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.73%) Puppet
1 1 (0.73%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 15 (10.95%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.57%) Cisco
3 7 (5.11%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (3.65%) CheckPoint
4 5 (3.65%) SAP
5 2 (1.46%) Apple
5 2 (1.46%) IBM
5 2 (1.46%) Netezza
5 2 (1.46%) Oracle
6 1 (0.73%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.73%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.73%) Planview
6 1 (0.73%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.73%) Tableau
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