Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 499 434 387
Rank change year-on-year -65 -47 +64
Contract jobs citing PMI 138 155 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.30% 0.39% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 1.05% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 108 162
London median daily rate £500 £544 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.05% +5.58% +10.16%
10th Percentile £350 £363 £324
90th Percentile £650 £725 £650
England median daily rate £463 £475 £469
% change year-on-year -2.63% +1.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
London median hourly rate - £80.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +142.42% -
England median hourly rate - £41.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year - +24.24% -

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 17,543 14,824 16,466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.98% 36.95% 37.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,586 10,440 11,678
London median daily rate £500 £480 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £275
90th Percentile £700 £670 £650
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 236 251
London median hourly rate £23.00 £24.41 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.78% +16.24% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.10 £51.25 £46.88
England median hourly rate £21.90 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% - +20.00%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 -34 43 £550 +18.92% 12
East London -1 9 £550 -10.20% 1
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 138 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 98 (71.01%) PRINCE2
3 92 (66.67%) Project Management
4 68 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (47.10%) Finance
6 53 (38.41%) PMP
7 41 (29.71%) Degree
8 34 (24.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (21.01%) Microsoft
10 25 (18.12%) Programme Management
11 24 (17.39%) Risk Management
11 24 (17.39%) Project Governance
12 23 (16.67%) ITIL
12 23 (16.67%) Business Analysis
13 22 (15.94%) Banking
13 22 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
14 21 (15.22%) ISEB
14 21 (15.22%) Change Management
15 19 (13.77%) Microsoft Project
15 19 (13.77%) Project Planning
16 16 (11.59%) User Acceptance Testing
16 16 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
16 16 (11.59%) Six Sigma
17 15 (10.87%) PRINCE
17 15 (10.87%) UML
17 15 (10.87%) SDLC
18 14 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
18 14 (10.14%) Waterfall
19 13 (9.42%) CBAP
19 13 (9.42%) Business Transformation

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 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (0.72%) Confluence
2 1 (0.72%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 22 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (13.77%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (8.70%) MS Visio
4 10 (7.25%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (3.62%) Chatbot
6 4 (2.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.90%) Summit
2 3 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.45%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.72%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.72%) Elite 3E
4 1 (0.72%) HFM
4 1 (0.72%) Magento
4 1 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.72%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.62%) Dialogflow
1 5 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (3.62%) Office 365
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.72%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.72%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.62%) WAN
2 4 (2.90%) LAN
3 2 (1.45%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.72%) 2G
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (0.72%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.72%) LTE
4 1 (0.72%) SMS
4 1 (0.72%) Softphone
4 1 (0.72%) TETRA
4 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.62%) Blockchain
1 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.72%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (1.45%) JIRA Agile
2 2 (1.45%) VersionOne
3 1 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 65 (47.10%) Finance
2 22 (15.94%) Banking
3 13 (9.42%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (7.97%) Retail
5 9 (6.52%) Advertising
5 9 (6.52%) Legal
6 6 (4.35%) Front Office
6 6 (4.35%) Telecoms
7 5 (3.62%) Marketing
8 4 (2.90%) Back Office
8 4 (2.90%) Investment Banking
9 3 (2.17%) Financial Institution
9 3 (2.17%) Law
10 2 (1.45%) Publishing
11 1 (0.72%) Billing
11 1 (0.72%) Games
11 1 (0.72%) Military
11 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (56.52%) Project Manager
2 30 (21.74%) Analyst
3 21 (15.22%) Business Analyst
4 13 (9.42%) IT Manager
5 11 (7.97%) IT Project Manager
6 9 (6.52%) GDPR Project Manager
6 9 (6.52%) Senior Manager
7 8 (5.80%) Junior
7 8 (5.80%) Junior Project Manager
7 8 (5.80%) Senior Project Manager
8 7 (5.07%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (5.07%) Programme Manager
9 6 (4.35%) DV Cleared Project Manager
9 6 (4.35%) HR Manager
9 6 (4.35%) Security Manager
10 5 (3.62%) Digital Project Manager
10 5 (3.62%) Excel Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) Product Manager
10 5 (3.62%) SQL Analyst
10 5 (3.62%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.62%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (2.90%) FpML
3 2 (1.45%) LDAP
4 1 (0.72%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.72%) WPF
4 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.52%) Equities
2 9 (6.52%) Fixed Income
3 8 (5.80%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.80%) Virtual Team
4 6 (4.35%) Hedge funds
5 5 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.62%) Fintech
6 4 (2.90%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.17%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (2.17%) User Experience
8 2 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.45%) Media Streaming
8 2 (1.45%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.72%) Derivative
9 1 (0.72%) FMCG
9 1 (0.72%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 1 (0.72%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.72%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.62%) Windows
2 3 (2.17%) Windows 10
2 3 (2.17%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.45%) Linux
3 2 (1.45%) Unix
4 1 (0.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (71.01%) PRINCE2
2 92 (66.67%) Project Management
3 68 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (24.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (18.12%) Programme Management
6 24 (17.39%) Project Governance
6 24 (17.39%) Risk Management
7 23 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 23 (16.67%) ITIL
8 21 (15.22%) Change Management
9 19 (13.77%) Project Planning
10 16 (11.59%) Business Intelligence
10 16 (11.59%) Six Sigma
10 16 (11.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (10.87%) PRINCE
11 15 (10.87%) SDLC
11 15 (10.87%) UML
12 14 (10.14%) Waterfall
13 13 (9.42%) Business Transformation
13 13 (9.42%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.07%) SQL
2 5 (3.62%) Python
3 2 (1.45%) C
4 1 (0.72%) C#
Qualifications
1 138 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 53 (38.41%) PMP
3 41 (29.71%) Degree
4 21 (15.22%) ISEB
5 13 (9.42%) CBAP
5 13 (9.42%) ITIL Certification
5 13 (9.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 12 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 8 (5.80%) MBA
7 8 (5.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (4.35%) DV Cleared
9 5 (3.62%) CFA
9 5 (3.62%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 4 (2.90%) CISA
10 4 (2.90%) CISM
10 4 (2.90%) CISSP
10 4 (2.90%) SC Cleared
11 3 (2.17%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 2 (1.45%) APMP
12 2 (1.45%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.97%) PMO
2 10 (7.25%) GDPR
3 8 (5.80%) QA
4 2 (1.45%) P3O
4 2 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.45%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.72%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.45%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.45%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (21.01%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 5 (3.62%) Bloomberg
4 3 (2.17%) Informatica
4 3 (2.17%) Xerox
5 2 (1.45%) Citrix
5 2 (1.45%) hybris
5 2 (1.45%) IBM
5 2 (1.45%) Ivanti
5 2 (1.45%) MobileIron
5 2 (1.45%) Oracle
5 2 (1.45%) Progress
6 1 (0.72%) Adobe
6 1 (0.72%) Cisco
6 1 (0.72%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.72%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.72%) Murex
6 1 (0.72%) Reuters
6 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.72%) SmartStream