The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 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
England / North West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 127 136
Rank change year-on-year +1 +9  
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 9 28 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.31% 0.73% 0.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 3.60% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 8
Median daily rate £463 £375 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -20.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £322 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £430 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.75 £45.00 £43.25
% change year-on-year +6.11% +4.04%  

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 academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West.

Academic & Professional Certification
North West
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 525 777 781
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 18.10% 20.39% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 435 370
Median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £570 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 27 80
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.97% +102.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.53 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.39 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.21 £24.12
% change year-on-year +9.25% +25.22%  

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing PMI Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in the North West

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI Certification in the North West

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMI Certification in the North West

PMI Certification
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI Certification within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 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
Cheshire +16 5 £475 +22.58% 1
Manchester +9 4 £450 +18.42% 8
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 North West region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 19 (90.48%) Project Management
2 14 (66.67%) PMI
3 11 (52.38%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
3 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (42.86%) PMP
5 7 (33.33%) PRINCE
6 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
6 6 (28.57%) ITIL
7 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
7 5 (23.81%) Banking
8 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
8 4 (19.05%) Degree
8 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
8 4 (19.05%) Change Control
8 4 (19.05%) Business Transformation
9 3 (14.29%) SDLC
9 3 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (14.29%) Migration
9 3 (14.29%) Supplier Management
9 3 (14.29%) Change Management
9 3 (14.29%) Service Management
9 3 (14.29%) Oracle
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (14.29%) RUP
9 3 (14.29%) DNA
9 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 2 (9.52%) Matrix Organization

PMI Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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%) JBoss
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (9.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) 2G
1 1 (4.76%) 3G
1 1 (4.76%) 4G
1 1 (4.76%) LTE
1 1 (4.76%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
1 1 (4.76%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Gradle
1 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 11 (52.38%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 5 (23.81%) Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.76%) Law
5 1 (4.76%) Legal
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Consultant
2 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) IT Manager
2 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (9.52%) Programme Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Network Manager
3 1 (4.76%) PMO Consultant
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Programme Director
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Ajax
1 1 (4.76%) EJB
1 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) JMS
1 1 (4.76%) jQuery
1 1 (4.76%) JSP
1 1 (4.76%) Servlets
1 1 (4.76%) Struts
1 1 (4.76%) Struts2
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
1 1 (4.76%) WSDL
1 1 (4.76%) XML
1 1 (4.76%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (66.67%) PMI
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.76%) Life Science
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
1 2 (9.52%) Unix
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Project Management
2 11 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) PRINCE2
3 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (33.33%) PRINCE
5 6 (28.57%) ITIL
6 5 (23.81%) Risk Management
7 4 (19.05%) Business Transformation
7 4 (19.05%) Change Control
7 4 (19.05%) Project Planning
7 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
8 3 (14.29%) Change Management
8 3 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (14.29%) DNA
8 3 (14.29%) Migration
8 3 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (14.29%) RUP
8 3 (14.29%) SDLC
8 3 (14.29%) Service Management
8 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) ABAP
1 1 (4.76%) Groovy
1 1 (4.76%) Java
1 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) PMP
2 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.76%) APMG
4 1 (4.76%) CCNA
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) HNC
4 1 (4.76%) HND
4 1 (4.76%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) PMBOK
2 1 (4.76%) PMO
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Chordiant
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) Ericsson
2 1 (4.76%) Huawei
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Nokia
2 1 (4.76%) SAP
2 1 (4.76%) ServiceNow
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