Period
to 26 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 26 May 2020 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 > South East
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 183 214 199
Rank change year-on-year +31 -15 -17
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 55 147 201
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.76% 1.00% 1.19%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.03% 4.23% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 79 117
Median daily rate £363 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% -16.67% -
10th Percentile £350 £300 £300
90th Percentile £572 £635 £575
England median daily rate £455 £450 £458
% change year-on-year +1.11% -1.64% -3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £63.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -48.62% -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £29.90 £49.50
% change year-on-year +75.59% -39.60% +10.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South East
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,817 3,477 3,831
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 25.13% 23.67% 22.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,022 2,040 2,077
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £605 £588 £569
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 214 193
Median hourly rate £31.56 £25.66 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.96% -17.22% +44.19%
10th Percentile £16.01 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £62.30 £52.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.40 £25.00
% change year-on-year +4.79% +33.60% -16.67%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PMI Certification as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in the South East

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PMI Certification in the South East.

Daily rate trend for PMI Certification in the South East

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PMI Certification in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PMI Certification in the South East

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PMI Certification in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for PMI Certification in the South East

PMI Certification
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. 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
Thames Valley +4 34 £390 +7.59% 2
Berkshire 0 27 £400 +10.34%
Surrey +51 11 £350 -36.36% 1
Hampshire +55 9 £350 +0.72% 1
Buckinghamshire +37 7 £370 -38.33% 2
West Sussex +22 1 - -
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 44 (80.00%) Project Management
2 36 (65.45%) PRINCE2
3 31 (56.36%) PMP
4 25 (45.45%) PMI
5 23 (41.82%) Degree
6 21 (38.18%) Project Delivery
7 20 (36.36%) Telecoms
8 17 (30.91%) Finance
9 15 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 10 (18.18%) ITIL
11 10 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 9 (16.36%) Matrix Management
12 9 (16.36%) PMO
12 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
13 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
13 8 (14.55%) Change Management
14 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (10.91%) Robotics
14 6 (10.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
15 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
15 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
15 5 (9.09%) Blockchain
15 5 (9.09%) Commercial Awareness
15 5 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
15 5 (9.09%) Mathematics
15 5 (9.09%) PRINCE

PMI Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (5.45%) Chatbot
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (3.64%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (1.82%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Azure
1 1 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (3.64%) 2G
2 2 (3.64%) 3G
2 2 (3.64%) 4G
3 1 (1.82%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) RNC
3 1 (1.82%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) Blockchain
2 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.45%) Big Data
3 3 (5.45%) GIS
4 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) StarTeam
General
1 20 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 17 (30.91%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Billing
3 3 (5.45%) Marketing
3 3 (5.45%) Military
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.82%) Automotive
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.82%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (49.09%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.36%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Senior Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) IT Manager
6 2 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Network Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Service Transition Leader
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Manager
7 1 (1.82%) Blockchain Lead
7 1 (1.82%) Digital Transformation
7 1 (1.82%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Velocity
2 1 (1.82%) OAuth
2 1 (1.82%) SAML
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (1.82%) SAP PI
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
2 1 (1.82%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (45.45%) PMI
2 6 (10.91%) Robotics
3 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.82%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
5 1 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (80.00%) Project Management
2 36 (65.45%) PRINCE2
3 21 (38.18%) Project Delivery
4 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
6 10 (18.18%) ITIL
7 9 (16.36%) Matrix Management
8 8 (14.55%) Change Management
8 8 (14.55%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (9.09%) Commercial Awareness
10 5 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (9.09%) Mathematics
10 5 (9.09%) PRINCE
11 4 (7.27%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 4 (7.27%) Change Control
11 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (7.27%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) C
2 1 (1.82%) Groovy
2 1 (1.82%) Java
2 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 31 (56.36%) PMP
2 23 (41.82%) Degree
3 10 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (5.45%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.64%) CAPM
8 1 (1.82%) ACCA
8 1 (1.82%) CCNA
8 1 (1.82%) CCNP
8 1 (1.82%) CIMA
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.82%) CNE
8 1 (1.82%) Master's Degree
8 1 (1.82%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) PMO
2 2 (3.64%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.64%) GAMP
2 2 (3.64%) QA
3 1 (1.82%) IFRS
3 1 (1.82%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Avaya
3 2 (3.64%) Greenplum
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle
3 2 (3.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.82%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.82%) Huawei
4 1 (1.82%) Informatica
4 1 (1.82%) Nokia Networks
4 1 (1.82%) Openreach