Period
to 21 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 532 419 424
Rank change year-on-year -113 +5 -2
Contract jobs citing PMI 108 176 191
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.42% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 1.08% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 133 144
London median daily rate £500 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £205 £376 £350
90th Percentile £638 £723 £671
England median daily rate £461 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.89% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.50 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year -17.00% - -

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 17,779 16,265 17,235
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.24% 38.52% 37.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,741 11,502 12,341
London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £314 £310 £286
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 245 229
London median hourly rate £22.72 £21.50 £20.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.65% +7.23% +2.82%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.42 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.57 £50.00 £55.50
England median hourly rate £22.94 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.64% -2.50% +11.11%

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 21 July 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 July 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 -46 21 £550 +14.88% 4
East London -16 8 £550 -10.20%
West London -49 2 - - 2
South London -50 2 £500 -9.09%
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 108 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 80 (74.07%) PRINCE2
3 77 (71.30%) Project Management
4 48 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (40.74%) Finance
6 29 (26.85%) Microsoft
6 29 (26.85%) PMP
7 28 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (24.07%) Degree
9 25 (23.15%) ITIL
10 20 (18.52%) Risk Management
10 20 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
11 19 (17.59%) Project Planning
12 18 (16.67%) Change Management
13 17 (15.74%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (15.74%) Business Analysis
14 15 (13.89%) Waterfall
14 15 (13.89%) Six Sigma
14 15 (13.89%) Project Governance
15 13 (12.04%) Pharmaceutical
15 13 (12.04%) ISEB
15 13 (12.04%) UML
15 13 (12.04%) Process Improvement
15 13 (12.04%) Analytics
16 12 (11.11%) Business Transformation
16 12 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
16 12 (11.11%) CBAP
16 12 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
17 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (10.19%) Retail

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 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.85%) IBM Domino
2 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
2 2 (1.85%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (4.63%) Chatbot
3 5 (4.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Summit
2 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.85%) CA PPM
4 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.93%) HFM
4 1 (0.93%) Magento
4 1 (0.93%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.48%) Office 365
3 5 (4.63%) Dialogflow
4 4 (3.70%) Yammer
5 3 (2.78%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.93%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) WAN
2 4 (3.70%) LAN
3 3 (2.78%) Intranet
4 2 (1.85%) DHCP
4 2 (1.85%) DNS
4 2 (1.85%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.93%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.93%) Skype
5 1 (0.93%) SMS
5 1 (0.93%) Softphone
5 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.93%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 44 (40.74%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (10.19%) Retail
4 7 (6.48%) Military
5 6 (5.56%) Banking
5 6 (5.56%) Front Office
6 5 (4.63%) Legal
7 4 (3.70%) Back Office
7 4 (3.70%) Financial Institution
7 4 (3.70%) Manufacturing
7 4 (3.70%) Marketing
7 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
8 3 (2.78%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.85%) Law
10 1 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.93%) Games
10 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (51.85%) Project Manager
2 19 (17.59%) Analyst
3 14 (12.96%) Senior Manager
4 13 (12.04%) Business Analyst
4 13 (12.04%) Senior Project Manager
5 9 (8.33%) IT Manager
6 7 (6.48%) Coordinator
6 7 (6.48%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Change Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Information Security Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Information Security Project Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Lead Project Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Product Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Programme Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Project Coordinator
7 5 (4.63%) Project Leader
7 5 (4.63%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
7 5 (4.63%) Security Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) Natural Language Processing
2 3 (2.78%) CSS
2 3 (2.78%) HTML
2 3 (2.78%) jQuery
3 2 (1.85%) FpML
3 2 (1.85%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.63%) Fixed Income
3 4 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 4 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.78%) Equities
4 3 (2.78%) Hedge funds
4 3 (2.78%) Media Streaming
4 3 (2.78%) User Experience
4 3 (2.78%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.85%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.85%) CMDB
5 2 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.85%) Fintech
5 2 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (1.85%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.93%) FMCG
6 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.93%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.48%) Windows
2 3 (2.78%) Windows 10
2 3 (2.78%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.85%) Linux
3 2 (1.85%) Unix
3 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.93%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (74.07%) PRINCE2
2 77 (71.30%) Project Management
3 48 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 25 (23.15%) ITIL
6 20 (18.52%) Risk Management
7 19 (17.59%) Project Planning
8 18 (16.67%) Change Management
9 17 (15.74%) Business Analysis
9 17 (15.74%) Business Intelligence
10 15 (13.89%) Project Governance
10 15 (13.89%) Six Sigma
10 15 (13.89%) Waterfall
11 13 (12.04%) Analytics
11 13 (12.04%) Process Improvement
11 13 (12.04%) UML
12 12 (11.11%) Business Transformation
12 12 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (10.19%) Change Control
13 11 (10.19%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.56%) SQL
2 3 (2.78%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 108 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 29 (26.85%) PMP
3 26 (24.07%) Degree
4 13 (12.04%) ISEB
5 12 (11.11%) CBAP
5 12 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (5.56%) MBA
6 6 (5.56%) Security Cleared
7 5 (4.63%) CISA
7 5 (4.63%) CISM
7 5 (4.63%) CISSP
7 5 (4.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (2.78%) CAPM
9 3 (2.78%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
10 2 (1.85%) APMP
10 2 (1.85%) CFA
11 1 (0.93%) APMG
11 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (2.78%) PMBOK
3 2 (1.85%) PMO
4 1 (0.93%) P3O
System Software
1 6 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.85%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (1.85%) SCCM
1 2 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (26.85%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.33%) Xerox
3 4 (3.70%) Citrix
3 4 (3.70%) IBM
3 4 (3.70%) Ivanti
4 3 (2.78%) Informatica
4 3 (2.78%) Oracle
5 2 (1.85%) Bloomberg
5 2 (1.85%) Lotus
5 2 (1.85%) MobileIron
5 2 (1.85%) NetApp
5 2 (1.85%) Progress
5 2 (1.85%) SAP
6 1 (0.93%) ATG
6 1 (0.93%) BT
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco
6 1 (0.93%) Demandware
6 1 (0.93%) hybris
6 1 (0.93%) Hyperion
6 1 (0.93%) SmartStream