The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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 / Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 152 157 151
Rank change year-on-year +5 -6  
Contract jobs citing PMI 10 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.27% 0.49% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 1.86% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 7
Median daily rate £413 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.10% +3.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £281 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £330 £409
% change year-on-year +36.36% -19.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - £36.50

PMI is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1039 1235 1104
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 28.14% 26.13% 27.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 973 804
Median daily rate £380 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.93% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £220 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £575 £511
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 64 86
Median hourly rate £14.61 £15.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.60% -9.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £10.90 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.30 £23.95 £41.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI in the Midlands

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI in the Midlands

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI in the Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI in the Midlands

PMI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI in the Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMI in the Midlands

PMI
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +16 6 £413 +33.06%
East Midlands -14 3 £413 -0.60%
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for PMI.

1 27 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 25 (92.59%) PRINCE2
3 20 (74.07%) Project Management
4 14 (51.85%) Risk Management
5 12 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (33.33%) PMP
7 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (25.93%) Automotive
9 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (22.22%) Supplier Management
9 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
10 5 (18.52%) Finance
11 4 (14.81%) Change Management
11 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
11 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
11 4 (14.81%) ITIL
11 4 (14.81%) ISEB
11 4 (14.81%) LAN
11 4 (14.81%) VoIP
11 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
12 3 (11.11%) Presales
12 3 (11.11%) Internet
12 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
13 2 (7.41%) CMMI
13 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
13 2 (7.41%) Workflow
13 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project

PMI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (3.70%) JBoss
1 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) LAN
1 4 (14.81%) VoIP
2 3 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.70%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Gradle
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) VersionOne
1 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (25.93%) Automotive
2 5 (18.52%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Project Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Manager
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Project Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Project Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (18.52%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Automotive Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Build Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Healthcare Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Healthcare Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Business Change Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Ajax
1 1 (3.70%) EJB
1 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.70%) J2EE
1 1 (3.70%) JMS
1 1 (3.70%) jQuery
1 1 (3.70%) JSP
1 1 (3.70%) Servlets
1 1 (3.70%) Struts
1 1 (3.70%) Struts2
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) WSDL
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Windows
1 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
1 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) PRINCE2
2 20 (74.07%) Project Management
3 14 (51.85%) Risk Management
4 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
5 6 (22.22%) Supplier Management
6 4 (14.81%) Change Management
6 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
6 4 (14.81%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.11%) Presales
7 3 (11.11%) Quality Management
8 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) CMMI
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.41%) Customer Identification
8 2 (7.41%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) Groovy
1 1 (3.70%) Java
1 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 12 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (33.33%) PMP
4 4 (14.81%) ISEB
5 2 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (7.41%) Degree
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (3.70%) Chordiant
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle