Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 209 183 258
Rank change year-on-year -26 +75 -45
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 186 196 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.09% 1.21% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.91% 4.76% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 119 91
South East median daily rate £450 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82% +3.66%
10th Percentile £313 £318 £288
90th Percentile £587 £525 £600
England median daily rate £465 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
South East median hourly rate £37.75 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £45.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year -22.65% +0.56% +35.34%

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 3,785 4,115 5,164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.24% 25.42% 27.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,063 2,354 3,154
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.90%
10th Percentile £250 £246 £253
90th Percentile £575 £544 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 265 191
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.65 £53.75 £53.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £29.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -15.25% +7.27% +22.22%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 22 July 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 -27 89 £425 -10.53% 14
Berkshire -1 81 £425 -5.56% 10
Hampshire +11 38 £443 -1.67% 7
Surrey -11 26 £513 +17.14% 3
West Sussex -1 24 £398 -6.47%
Buckinghamshire +7 4 £361 -8.25% 2
East Sussex +2 4 £600 -
Oxfordshire -29 4 £520 +6.94% 2
Sussex 0 1 £470 +4.44%
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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.

1 132 (70.97%) Project Management
2 128 (68.82%) PMP
3 105 (56.45%) PRINCE2
4 87 (46.77%) Degree
5 81 (43.55%) PMI
6 68 (36.56%) Finance
7 64 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (27.42%) Project Planning
8 51 (27.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 43 (23.12%) ITIL
10 42 (22.58%) Telecoms
11 36 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
12 35 (18.82%) Retail
13 30 (16.13%) Microsoft Project
14 29 (15.59%) Computer Science
14 29 (15.59%) Security Cleared
14 29 (15.59%) Matrix Organization
15 28 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
16 25 (13.44%) Waterfall
16 25 (13.44%) Business Analysis
17 24 (12.90%) QA
17 24 (12.90%) Migration
17 24 (12.90%) SDLC
18 23 (12.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 23 (12.37%) Microsoft
18 23 (12.37%) Marketing
19 20 (10.75%) SC Cleared
20 18 (9.68%) MS Visio
20 18 (9.68%) Master's Degree
21 17 (9.14%) CRM

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 6 (3.23%) Drupal
2 5 (2.69%) CMS
2 5 (2.69%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.61%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.61%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.54%) CICS
Applications
1 30 (16.13%) Microsoft Project
2 18 (9.68%) MS Visio
3 16 (8.60%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.99%) SaaS
2 10 (5.38%) PaaS
3 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.15%) Office 365
5 3 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
1 6 (3.23%) IP Telephony
1 6 (3.23%) Unified Communications
2 5 (2.69%) VoIP
3 3 (1.61%) LAN
3 3 (1.61%) Skype
3 3 (1.61%) WAN
4 2 (1.08%) SMS
5 1 (0.54%) ADSL
5 1 (0.54%) Internet
5 1 (0.54%) MPLS
5 1 (0.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (1.61%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.08%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.54%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.54%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (1.61%) Rational Rose
2 2 (1.08%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.08%) JMeter
2 2 (1.08%) JUnit
2 2 (1.08%) LoadRunner
2 2 (1.08%) Selenium
3 1 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 68 (36.56%) Finance
2 42 (22.58%) Telecoms
3 35 (18.82%) Retail
4 23 (12.37%) Marketing
5 16 (8.60%) Legal
6 8 (4.30%) Manufacturing
7 6 (3.23%) Billing
8 4 (2.15%) German Language
8 4 (2.15%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.54%) Games
9 1 (0.54%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.54%) Military
9 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 115 (61.83%) Project Manager
2 31 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 24 (12.90%) IT Project Manager
4 18 (9.68%) Senior Manager
4 18 (9.68%) Senior Project Manager
5 11 (5.91%) Coordinator
5 11 (5.91%) Project Coordinator
5 11 (5.91%) Senior IT Manager
5 11 (5.91%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 11 (5.91%) Transformation Manager
6 10 (5.38%) Programme Manager
7 9 (4.84%) Data Centre Engineer
7 9 (4.84%) Infrastructure Manager
7 9 (4.84%) Project Engineer
8 8 (4.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 8 (4.30%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 8 (4.30%) Transformation Programme Manager
9 7 (3.76%) Analyst
9 7 (3.76%) Applications Manager
9 7 (3.76%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.69%) Web Services
2 4 (2.15%) Middleware
3 2 (1.08%) .NET
3 2 (1.08%) cXML
3 2 (1.08%) EDI
4 1 (0.54%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 81 (43.55%) PMI
2 29 (15.59%) Computer Science
3 28 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (8.60%) Management Information System
5 13 (6.99%) Data Centre
6 9 (4.84%) Mobile App
7 8 (4.30%) Virtual Team
8 7 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (2.69%) Social Media
10 4 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (2.15%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (1.61%) User Experience
12 2 (1.08%) CCTV
12 2 (1.08%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (1.08%) Life Science
12 2 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
12 2 (1.08%) PKI
13 1 (0.54%) Greenfield Project
13 1 (0.54%) IVR
13 1 (0.54%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.08%) Linux
2 1 (0.54%) Windows
2 1 (0.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (70.97%) Project Management
2 105 (56.45%) PRINCE2
3 64 (34.41%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (27.42%) Project Planning
4 51 (27.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 43 (23.12%) ITIL
6 36 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
7 29 (15.59%) Matrix Organization
8 25 (13.44%) Business Analysis
8 25 (13.44%) Waterfall
9 24 (12.90%) Migration
9 24 (12.90%) SDLC
10 17 (9.14%) CRM
11 15 (8.06%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (8.06%) Change Management
11 15 (8.06%) Programme Management
12 13 (6.99%) Business Development
12 13 (6.99%) Resource Management
12 13 (6.99%) Scrum
12 13 (6.99%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.69%) Java
1 5 (2.69%) SQL
2 2 (1.08%) Bash Shell
2 2 (1.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 128 (68.82%) PMP
2 87 (46.77%) Degree
3 29 (15.59%) Security Cleared
4 23 (12.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 20 (10.75%) SC Cleared
6 18 (9.68%) Master's Degree
7 14 (7.53%) PgMP
8 13 (6.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (3.76%) DV Cleared
9 7 (3.76%) ISEB
10 6 (3.23%) CISSP
10 6 (3.23%) ISTQB
10 6 (3.23%) MBA
11 4 (2.15%) CBAP
11 4 (2.15%) CISA
11 4 (2.15%) CISM
11 4 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (2.15%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
12 3 (1.61%) CAPM
13 2 (1.08%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.90%) QA
2 16 (8.60%) PMO
3 11 (5.91%) GDPR
4 4 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 3 (1.61%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.61%) SLA
6 2 (1.08%) COBIT
6 2 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.54%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) ACF2
1 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.54%) RACF
1 1 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (2.15%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 23 (12.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.76%) Cisco
2 7 (3.76%) Oracle
3 6 (3.23%) SAP
3 6 (3.23%) ServiceNow
4 5 (2.69%) HP
5 4 (2.15%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.61%) Casewise
6 3 (1.61%) Citrix
7 2 (1.08%) Ariba
7 2 (1.08%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.54%) IBM
8 1 (0.54%) Informatica
8 1 (0.54%) Progress
8 1 (0.54%) VMware
8 1 (0.54%) Xerox