Period
to 18 October 2018

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 18 October 2018 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
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 535 454 480
Rank change year-on-year -81 +26 -90
Contract jobs citing PMI 95 162 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.36% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.91% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 126 88
London median daily rate £500 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £205 £364 £409
90th Percentile £680 £694 £700
England median daily rate £463 £475 £480
% change year-on-year -2.63% -1.04% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -25.00% - -

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 17,784 17,773 16,907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.55% 39.49% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,820 12,692 12,030
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £319 £313 £285
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 223 247
London median hourly rate £22.93 £21.20 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.16% +11.58% -4.70%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.52 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 18 October 2018.

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 6 months to 18 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 -31 15 £500 +3.63% 6
East London -22 7 £500 -9.09%
West London -29 3 £525 +9.95% 1
South London -21 2 £500 - 2
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, 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 95 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 70 (73.68%) PRINCE2
3 69 (72.63%) Project Management
4 35 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (35.79%) Finance
6 32 (33.68%) PMP
7 23 (24.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (23.16%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (20.00%) Process Improvement
9 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 17 (17.89%) ITIL
11 15 (15.79%) Degree
12 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Azure
13 13 (13.68%) Scrum
13 13 (13.68%) Migration
13 13 (13.68%) Office 365
14 12 (12.63%) Change Control
14 12 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (12.63%) Change Management
15 11 (11.58%) Military
15 11 (11.58%) Due Diligence
15 11 (11.58%) Xerox
16 10 (10.53%) Data Centre
16 10 (10.53%) SDLC
16 10 (10.53%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 10 (10.53%) PRINCE
16 10 (10.53%) SharePoint
16 10 (10.53%) SC Cleared
16 10 (10.53%) Security Cleared
16 10 (10.53%) Business Analysis

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 10 (10.53%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.26%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.16%) IBM Domino
3 3 (3.16%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.11%) MS Project Server
5 1 (1.05%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.05%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (7.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (4.21%) MS Visio
5 3 (3.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (1.05%) Open Workbench
6 1 (1.05%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.05%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (1.05%) Markit EDM
3 1 (1.05%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (13.68%) Office 365
3 5 (5.26%) OneDrive
3 5 (5.26%) Yammer
4 4 (4.21%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.05%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (1.05%) Azure Machine Learning
5 1 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.05%) IaaS
5 1 (1.05%) PaaS
5 1 (1.05%) SaaS
5 1 (1.05%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.26%) Intranet
1 5 (5.26%) LAN
1 5 (5.26%) WAN
2 3 (3.16%) Firewall
3 2 (2.11%) DHCP
3 2 (2.11%) DNS
4 1 (1.05%) DWDM
4 1 (1.05%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.05%) Skype
4 1 (1.05%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) Big Data
2 4 (4.21%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.21%) Power BI
3 2 (2.11%) MySQL
3 2 (2.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.05%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.05%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.05%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.05%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.05%) HDInsight
4 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.05%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.05%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.21%) JIRA
General
1 34 (35.79%) Finance
2 11 (11.58%) Military
3 8 (8.42%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.32%) Banking
5 5 (5.26%) Legal
6 4 (4.21%) Financial Institution
6 4 (4.21%) Front Office
6 4 (4.21%) Games
6 4 (4.21%) Investment Banking
6 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.16%) Marketing
7 3 (3.16%) Retail
8 2 (2.11%) Advertising
8 2 (2.11%) Back Office
8 2 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (1.05%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (1.05%) Publishing
9 1 (1.05%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (53.68%) Project Manager
2 13 (13.68%) IT Manager
3 12 (12.63%) IT Project Manager
4 11 (11.58%) Coordinator
5 9 (9.47%) Analyst
5 9 (9.47%) Business Analyst
5 9 (9.47%) Project Coordinator
6 8 (8.42%) Senior Manager
6 8 (8.42%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (6.32%) Office 365 Manager
7 6 (6.32%) Programme Manager
7 6 (6.32%) Scrum Master
8 5 (5.26%) Security Manager
8 5 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Business IT Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Information Security Manager
9 4 (4.21%) IT Business Analyst
9 4 (4.21%) Lead Project Manager
9 4 (4.21%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.16%) CSS
1 3 (3.16%) HTML
1 3 (3.16%) jQuery
1 3 (3.16%) Spring
2 1 (1.05%) .NET
2 1 (1.05%) D3.js
2 1 (1.05%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.05%) OAuth
2 1 (1.05%) OpenID
2 1 (1.05%) SAML
2 1 (1.05%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.16%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.21%) Equities
4 3 (3.16%) CMDB
4 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.16%) Fixed Income
4 3 (3.16%) Media Streaming
5 2 (2.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.11%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.11%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.11%) Video on Demand
5 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.05%) Animation
6 1 (1.05%) Blog
6 1 (1.05%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.05%) Fintech
6 1 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.05%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.26%) Windows
2 3 (3.16%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.11%) VMS
4 1 (1.05%) Linux
4 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (73.68%) PRINCE2
2 69 (72.63%) Project Management
3 35 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (24.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (20.00%) Process Improvement
6 17 (17.89%) ITIL
7 13 (13.68%) Migration
7 13 (13.68%) Scrum
8 12 (12.63%) Change Control
8 12 (12.63%) Change Management
8 12 (12.63%) Problem-Solving
9 11 (11.58%) Due Diligence
10 10 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 10 (10.53%) PRINCE
10 10 (10.53%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 10 (10.53%) SDLC
11 9 (9.47%) Programme Management
11 9 (9.47%) Project Planning
12 8 (8.42%) CRM
12 8 (8.42%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.42%) SQL
2 5 (5.26%) Java
2 5 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.16%) VB
4 2 (2.11%) Python
5 1 (1.05%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.05%) C
5 1 (1.05%) C#
5 1 (1.05%) C++
5 1 (1.05%) Java 8
5 1 (1.05%) Perl
5 1 (1.05%) PHP
5 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 95 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 32 (33.68%) PMP
3 15 (15.79%) Degree
4 10 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 10 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 5 (5.26%) CAPM
5 5 (5.26%) CBAP
6 4 (4.21%) CISA
6 4 (4.21%) CISM
6 4 (4.21%) CISSP
7 3 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (3.16%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (2.11%) APMP
8 2 (2.11%) Master's Degree
8 2 (2.11%) MBA
8 2 (2.11%) SAFe Agilist
9 1 (1.05%) APMG
9 1 (1.05%) CRISC
9 1 (1.05%) ISACA
9 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.42%) QA
2 3 (3.16%) PMBOK
2 3 (3.16%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.05%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (2.11%) SCOM
2 1 (1.05%) Ansible
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.05%) Puppet
2 1 (1.05%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (11.58%) Xerox
3 4 (4.21%) Citrix
3 4 (4.21%) ServiceNow
4 3 (3.16%) IBM
4 3 (3.16%) Lotus
4 3 (3.16%) SAP
5 2 (2.11%) Ivanti
5 2 (2.11%) NetApp
5 2 (2.11%) Oracle
5 2 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.05%) Alteryx
6 1 (1.05%) BISAM
6 1 (1.05%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.05%) Cisco
6 1 (1.05%) Nintex
6 1 (1.05%) SimCorp
6 1 (1.05%) SunGard
6 1 (1.05%) Tableau
6 1 (1.05%) VMware