Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 478 454 385
Rank change year-on-year -24 -69 +77
Contract jobs citing PMI 147 136 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.32% 0.33% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 0.91% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 87 168
London median daily rate £504 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.05% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £350 £359 £357
90th Percentile £675 £725 £662
England median daily rate £450 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +9.83%
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 £36.75
% change year-on-year - +11.56% -

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 17,648 14,947 16,387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 38.21% 36.28% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,816 10,500 11,495
London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +1.11%
10th Percentile £312 £300 £275
90th Percentile £688 £656 £650
England median daily rate £453 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +2.06% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 253 278
London median hourly rate £21.90 £21.23 £20.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +1.53% +16.17%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.91 £12.02
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.11 £44.20
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% +14.29%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -26 35 £483 -3.50% 6
West London -15 8 £525 +35.48% 4
East London -11 5 £550 -
South London -36 1 - - 1
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 147 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 107 (72.79%) PRINCE2
3 92 (62.59%) Project Management
4 64 (43.54%) PMP
4 64 (43.54%) Finance
5 57 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
6 51 (34.69%) Degree
7 41 (27.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 34 (23.13%) Programme Management
9 33 (22.45%) Banking
10 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Office
10 22 (14.97%) SDLC
11 20 (13.61%) Microsoft
12 19 (12.93%) Microsoft Project
12 19 (12.93%) Risk Management
13 18 (12.24%) PRINCE
13 18 (12.24%) Project Planning
14 17 (11.56%) Security Cleared
15 16 (10.88%) Business Analysis
16 15 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (9.52%) Virtual Team
17 14 (9.52%) PMO
17 14 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 14 (9.52%) MS Visio
18 13 (8.84%) Change Management
18 13 (8.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 13 (8.84%) Project Governance
19 12 (8.16%) Migration
19 12 (8.16%) ITIL
19 12 (8.16%) ISEB

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 4 (2.72%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.68%) Confluence
3 1 (0.68%) Documentum
3 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (14.97%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (12.93%) Microsoft Project
3 14 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 10 (6.80%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (2.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.68%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.36%) Primavera
2 2 (1.36%) Summit
3 1 (0.68%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.68%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.68%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.68%) Kondor
3 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.68%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.08%) Office 365
2 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.04%) 2G
1 3 (2.04%) LTE
1 3 (2.04%) TETRA
2 2 (1.36%) SMS
3 1 (0.68%) Broadband
3 1 (0.68%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) LAN
3 1 (0.68%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.40%) Blockchain
2 3 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.68%) Big Data
4 1 (0.68%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 6 (4.08%) JIRA
2 3 (2.04%) JIRA Agile
2 3 (2.04%) MSI
2 3 (2.04%) VersionOne
3 1 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 64 (43.54%) Finance
2 33 (22.45%) Banking
3 10 (6.80%) Advertising
3 10 (6.80%) Front Office
3 10 (6.80%) Legal
4 8 (5.44%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.76%) Corporate Banking
5 7 (4.76%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.40%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (2.72%) Billing
7 4 (2.72%) Law
7 4 (2.72%) Marketing
8 2 (1.36%) Publishing
9 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (63.95%) Project Manager
2 26 (17.69%) Analyst
3 21 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 16 (10.88%) IT Manager
4 16 (10.88%) IT Project Manager
5 9 (6.12%) GDPR Project Manager
6 7 (4.76%) Delivery Project Manager
6 7 (4.76%) DV Cleared Project Manager
6 7 (4.76%) Junior
6 7 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
6 7 (4.76%) Programme Manager
7 6 (4.08%) Deployment Manager
7 6 (4.08%) Deployment Project Manager
7 6 (4.08%) HR Manager
7 6 (4.08%) Investment Banking Project Manager
7 6 (4.08%) Security Manager
8 5 (3.40%) Security Project Manager
9 4 (2.72%) Agile Project Manager
9 4 (2.72%) Digital Project Manager
10 3 (2.04%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.72%) FpML
2 3 (2.04%) XML
3 1 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.20%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.52%) Virtual Team
3 9 (6.12%) Equities
4 8 (5.44%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (5.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.76%) Derivative
6 5 (3.40%) Exotic Derivative
6 5 (3.40%) Fixed Income
7 4 (2.72%) Fintech
8 3 (2.04%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.04%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.36%) FMCG
9 2 (1.36%) SWIFT
10 1 (0.68%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.68%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.68%) Robotics
10 1 (0.68%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.08%) Windows
2 5 (3.40%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (72.79%) PRINCE2
2 92 (62.59%) Project Management
3 57 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
4 41 (27.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (23.13%) Programme Management
6 22 (14.97%) SDLC
7 19 (12.93%) Risk Management
8 18 (12.24%) PRINCE
8 18 (12.24%) Project Planning
9 16 (10.88%) Business Analysis
10 13 (8.84%) Change Management
10 13 (8.84%) Project Governance
11 12 (8.16%) ITIL
11 12 (8.16%) Migration
12 11 (7.48%) Resource Management
13 10 (6.80%) Virtual Team Management
14 9 (6.12%) Data Analysis
15 8 (5.44%) Data Migration
15 8 (5.44%) Scrum
15 8 (5.44%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.04%) Python
1 3 (2.04%) SQL
2 2 (1.36%) C
3 1 (0.68%) C#
3 1 (0.68%) Java
3 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 147 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 64 (43.54%) PMP
3 51 (34.69%) Degree
4 17 (11.56%) Security Cleared
5 14 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 13 (8.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 12 (8.16%) ISEB
8 9 (6.12%) SC Cleared
9 7 (4.76%) DV Cleared
10 4 (2.72%) APMP
10 4 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.72%) Master's Degree
11 3 (2.04%) CBAP
11 3 (2.04%) CFA
11 3 (2.04%) MBA
12 2 (1.36%) CAPM
12 2 (1.36%) CISM
12 2 (1.36%) CISSP
12 2 (1.36%) PgMP
13 1 (0.68%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.52%) PMO
2 12 (8.16%) GDPR
3 11 (7.48%) QA
4 10 (6.80%) MiFID
5 5 (3.40%) P3O
6 2 (1.36%) SEPA
6 2 (1.36%) SLA
7 1 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 4 (2.72%) Firmware
2 3 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (13.61%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 4 (2.72%) Reuters
4 3 (2.04%) Bloomberg
4 3 (2.04%) Concur
5 2 (1.36%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (1.36%) Misys
5 2 (1.36%) Motorola
5 2 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.68%) Adobe
6 1 (0.68%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.68%) CA
6 1 (0.68%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.68%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.68%) hybris
6 1 (0.68%) Murex
6 1 (0.68%) Planview
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) Sitecore