Period
to 24 January 2018

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 24 January 2018 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
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 189 212 188
Rank change year-on-year +23 -24 +13
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 195 140 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.18% 0.91% 1.21%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.28% 3.46% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 102 148
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £300 £313 £304
90th Percentile £575 £573 £525
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 4
South East median hourly rate £33.00 - £58.25
10th Percentile £27.59 - £41.35
90th Percentile £50.10 - £62.78
England median hourly rate £33.00 £43.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -23.26% +6.17% -4.71%

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 3,691 4,041 4,909
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.29% 26.26% 27.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,082 2,477 2,901
South East median daily rate £410 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.86% +0.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £220 £257 £258
90th Percentile £567 £564 £531
England median daily rate £445 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +4.71% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 194 223 261
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £23.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.70% -34.29% +105.88%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £59.13
England median hourly rate £23.75 £26.00 £26.88
% change year-on-year -8.65% -3.26% +41.46%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing PMI Certification as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI Certification in the South East

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in the South East over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI Certification in the South East

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMI Certification in the South East

PMI Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in the South East over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 24 January 2018. 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 +18 103 £360 -15.29% 10
Berkshire -2 70 £338 -16.41% 9
West Sussex +12 34 £475 +11.76% 1
Hampshire +31 31 £446 +17.43% 5
Buckinghamshire -3 28 £333 -14.19%
Surrey -29 16 £563 +2.27% 3
Oxfordshire -14 5 £500 +5.26% 1
Middlesex +1 3 £361 -23.95%
East Sussex -5 2 - -
Kent -16 2 £375 -3.23% 2
Home Counties +1 1 - -
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, 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.

1 162 (83.08%) PMP
2 121 (62.05%) PRINCE2
3 106 (54.36%) Project Management
4 71 (36.41%) PMI
5 61 (31.28%) Project Planning
6 55 (28.21%) Degree
7 49 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (24.62%) Finance
9 45 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 45 (23.08%) PMO
10 41 (21.03%) Matrix Organization
10 41 (21.03%) Microsoft Project
11 36 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (18.46%) Telecoms
12 34 (17.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 34 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
13 33 (16.92%) Programme Management
14 30 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
15 26 (13.33%) ITIL
16 25 (12.82%) Resource Allocation
17 24 (12.31%) Microsoft Excel
17 24 (12.31%) Change Management
18 23 (11.79%) Process Improvement
19 22 (11.28%) Master's Degree
19 22 (11.28%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
19 22 (11.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 21 (10.77%) Retail
20 21 (10.77%) Migration
20 21 (10.77%) Manufacturing
20 21 (10.77%) 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 10 (5.13%) MS Project Server
1 10 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.10%) CMS
3 5 (2.56%) Confluence
4 3 (1.54%) Drupal
Applications
1 41 (21.03%) Microsoft Project
2 30 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (12.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 20 (10.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 9 (4.62%) MS Visio
6 4 (2.05%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (1.54%) Distributed Ledger
1 3 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.54%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.54%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 2 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.03%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.03%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.03%) TrackWise
3 1 (0.51%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.51%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 1 (0.51%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.51%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.56%) Office 365
2 3 (1.54%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.03%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Force.com
4 1 (0.51%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.62%) LAN
2 6 (3.08%) ATM
3 5 (2.56%) Firewall
3 5 (2.56%) Internet
4 4 (2.05%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.54%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.54%) VoIP
5 3 (1.54%) WAN
6 2 (1.03%) ADSL
6 2 (1.03%) Broadband
6 2 (1.03%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.03%) ISDN
6 2 (1.03%) MPLS
6 2 (1.03%) VPN
7 1 (0.51%) 5G
7 1 (0.51%) HSDPA
7 1 (0.51%) Intelligent Network
7 1 (0.51%) IPv6
7 1 (0.51%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.54%) Blockchain
1 3 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (2.56%) JIRA
General
1 48 (24.62%) Finance
2 36 (18.46%) Telecoms
3 21 (10.77%) Manufacturing
3 21 (10.77%) Retail
4 14 (7.18%) Marketing
5 13 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (4.10%) Legal
7 7 (3.59%) Banking
8 6 (3.08%) Billing
8 6 (3.08%) Financial Institution
9 5 (2.56%) German Language
10 2 (1.03%) Automotive
11 1 (0.51%) Military
11 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 139 (71.28%) Project Manager
2 27 (13.85%) IT Manager
3 23 (11.79%) IT Project Manager
4 19 (9.74%) Senior Manager
4 19 (9.74%) Senior Project Manager
5 18 (9.23%) Analyst
5 18 (9.23%) Infrastructure Manager
5 18 (9.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 13 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
7 9 (4.62%) Business Analyst
7 9 (4.62%) Programme Manager
8 8 (4.10%) Network Manager
8 8 (4.10%) Network Project Manager
8 8 (4.10%) Technical Manager
8 8 (4.10%) Technical Project Manager
8 8 (4.10%) Telecoms Manager
8 8 (4.10%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 7 (3.59%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 7 (3.59%) Senior IT Manager
9 7 (3.59%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.54%) .NET
1 3 (1.54%) Flash
1 3 (1.54%) HTML
1 3 (1.54%) Middleware
1 3 (1.54%) Web Services
2 1 (0.51%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (0.51%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 71 (36.41%) PMI
2 34 (17.44%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (9.23%) Computer Science
4 17 (8.72%) Data Centre
4 17 (8.72%) Management Information System
5 8 (4.10%) Social Media
6 7 (3.59%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.56%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.54%) FMCG
8 3 (1.54%) Life Science
8 3 (1.54%) Robotics
9 2 (1.03%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.03%) Infotainment
9 2 (1.03%) LIMS
10 1 (0.51%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.51%) CCTV
10 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.23%) Windows
2 11 (5.64%) Windows 7
3 8 (4.10%) Windows 10
4 5 (2.56%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.05%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.54%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.03%) Android
8 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (62.05%) PRINCE2
2 106 (54.36%) Project Management
3 61 (31.28%) Project Planning
4 49 (25.13%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (21.03%) Matrix Organization
6 36 (18.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (16.92%) Programme Management
8 26 (13.33%) ITIL
9 25 (12.82%) Resource Allocation
10 24 (12.31%) Change Management
11 23 (11.79%) Process Improvement
12 22 (11.28%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
13 21 (10.77%) Continuous Improvement
13 21 (10.77%) Migration
13 21 (10.77%) PRINCE
13 21 (10.77%) Waterfall
14 19 (9.74%) CRM
14 19 (9.74%) Mentoring
14 19 (9.74%) Risk Management
14 19 (9.74%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.56%) PHP
1 5 (2.56%) SQL
2 4 (2.05%) Java
3 2 (1.03%) ABAP
3 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 162 (83.08%) PMP
2 55 (28.21%) Degree
3 34 (17.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 22 (11.28%) Master's Degree
4 22 (11.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (4.10%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.10%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.56%) PgMP
7 4 (2.05%) MBA
7 4 (2.05%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (2.05%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
8 3 (1.54%) CAPM
8 3 (1.54%) ISEB
8 3 (1.54%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.51%) APMP
10 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.51%) Project+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (23.08%) PMO
2 17 (8.72%) QA
3 6 (3.08%) GDPR
4 3 (1.54%) GxP
5 2 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.51%) COBIT
6 1 (0.51%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.51%) PMBOK
System Software
1 10 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (5.64%) SCCM
2 1 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 45 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 15 (7.69%) Oracle
3 9 (4.62%) SAP
4 7 (3.59%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (3.08%) Ericsson
6 4 (2.05%) Amdocs
6 4 (2.05%) Nokia
6 4 (2.05%) Remedy
7 3 (1.54%) Cisco
7 3 (1.54%) Demandware
7 3 (1.54%) Google
7 3 (1.54%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.03%) Capita
8 2 (1.03%) HP
8 2 (1.03%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.03%) LabWare
8 2 (1.03%) Siebel
8 2 (1.03%) Tableau
9 1 (0.51%) Orchard
9 1 (0.51%) PTC