Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

PMI Certification
North West > Manchester
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 136 135
Rank change year-on-year +21 -1 -9
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 21 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.72% 0.56% 0.50%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.88% 3.62% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 12
Manchester median daily rate £340 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £335 £332 £351
90th Percentile £755 £658 £511
North West median daily rate £340 £389 £400
% change year-on-year -12.54% -2.81% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £26.83

PMI Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Manchester
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 430 552 556
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.65% 15.47% 14.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 321 278
Manchester median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £163 £205 £223
90th Percentile £575 £588 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 11
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.21% - -6.93%
10th Percentile £13.52 £12.16 £9.50
90th Percentile £55.00 £33.85 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £38.75 £27.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +40.91% -9.90% +45.33%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in Manchester

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI Certification in Manchester

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in Manchester over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI Certification in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification 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 Manchester region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 17 (80.95%) PMP
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) TDD
3 12 (57.14%) Scrum
3 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (57.14%) Kanban
3 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 12 (57.14%) BDD
3 12 (57.14%) DevOps
4 10 (47.62%) User Stories
4 10 (47.62%) Games
4 10 (47.62%) Velocity
5 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
6 7 (33.33%) Project Management
7 6 (28.57%) PMI
8 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (23.81%) Virtual Team
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
10 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
10 3 (14.29%) Degree
11 2 (9.52%) Life Science
11 2 (9.52%) Migration
11 2 (9.52%) Marketing
11 2 (9.52%) Online Betting
11 2 (9.52%) PgMP
11 2 (9.52%) Service Management
11 2 (9.52%) ITIL
11 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
11 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
11 2 (9.52%) Banking

PMI Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
1 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
General
1 10 (47.62%) Games
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Online Betting
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Scrum Master
1 12 (57.14%) Scrum Master
2 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Big Data Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Online Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Transformation Programme Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications Manager
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Web Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) PMI
2 5 (23.81%) Virtual Team
3 2 (9.52%) iPad
3 2 (9.52%) Life Science
4 1 (4.76%) Minimum Viable Product
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) BDD
2 12 (57.14%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 12 (57.14%) Kanban
2 12 (57.14%) Scrum
2 12 (57.14%) TDD
2 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 10 (47.62%) User Stories
4 9 (42.86%) Mentoring
5 7 (33.33%) Project Management
6 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.52%) ITIL
8 2 (9.52%) Migration
8 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
8 2 (9.52%) Service Management
9 1 (4.76%) Business Development
9 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) PMP
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) PgMP
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GCP
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) SAP