Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 6 months to 20 November 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 > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 191 216 221
Rank change year-on-year +25 +5 -34
Contract jobs citing PMI 11 7 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.19% 0.10% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.32% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 18
North West median daily rate £475 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.15% -16.13% -8.82%
10th Percentile £332 £307 £120
90th Percentile £858 £470 £489
England median daily rate £466 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -6.75% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £40.50

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1664 2211 2423
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.23% 32.59% 28.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1064 1419 1439
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
10th Percentile £200 £250 £220
90th Percentile £575 £558 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 87 111
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -8.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.43 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.30 £44.85 £46.21
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.08
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.17% +6.00%

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI in the North West

PMI
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 in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI in the North West

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI in the North West

PMI
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 within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Manchester +27 6 £700 +55.56% 1
Lancashire +13 1 £350 -
Cheshire +6 1 £475 +54.47% 6
Merseyside +5 1 £310 -4.62%
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 North West region with a requirement for PMI.

1 11 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 10 (90.91%) Project Management
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
5 4 (36.36%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
6 3 (27.27%) PMP
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Banking
6 3 (27.27%) PgMP
7 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
7 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
7 2 (18.18%) Life Science
7 2 (18.18%) QA
7 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
7 2 (18.18%) Service Management
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
8 1 (9.09%) GCP
8 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (9.09%) SAP
8 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
8 1 (9.09%) CA
8 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
8 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management

PMI
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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Programme Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Director
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Transformation Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Life Science
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Project Management
2 6 (54.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (45.45%) Programme Management
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) Business Development
6 1 (9.09%) Change Control
6 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
6 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (36.36%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) PgMP
3 3 (27.27%) PMP
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) GCP
2 1 (9.09%) GDPR
2 1 (9.09%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) ServiceNow
2 1 (9.09%) CA
2 1 (9.09%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) SAP