Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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 > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 244 174
Rank change year-on-year +55 -70 +37
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 196 136 260
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.17% 0.82% 1.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.28% 3.19% 4.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 94 187
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £308 £288 £313
90th Percentile £563 £634 £525
England median daily rate £450 £463 £425
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.82% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
South East median hourly rate £31.23 - £50.00
10th Percentile £27.38 - £37.90
90th Percentile £38.45 - £54.50
England median hourly rate £29.46 £48.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year -39.57% +28.29% +7.80%

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 3711 4270 5207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 22.20% 25.89% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2122 2622 3099
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £212 £255 £258
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 215 249
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +17.24% +70.59%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.91 £11.96
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £50.35
England median hourly rate £25.12 £26.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -3.38% +8.33% +26.32%

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 20 November 2017.

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
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 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
Thames Valley +25 112 £450 +9.09% 3
Berkshire +9 68 £360 -10.00% 2
West Sussex +15 38 £425 -
Buckinghamshire -13 24 £375 -16.67% 1
Oxfordshire +18 20 £488 -2.50%
Surrey -13 17 £523 -5.00%
Hampshire +15 16 £446 -0.83% 4
Kent -15 4 £369 +6.88% 1
Sussex - 4 £450 -
Middlesex +4 2 £361 -23.67%
East Sussex -5 2 - -
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South East region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 160 (81.63%) PMP
2 144 (73.47%) PRINCE2
3 109 (55.61%) Project Management
4 83 (42.35%) PMI
5 56 (28.57%) Project Planning
6 55 (28.06%) Degree
6 55 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (27.04%) Stakeholder Management
8 46 (23.47%) Microsoft Project
9 45 (22.96%) ITIL
9 45 (22.96%) PMO
10 40 (20.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 40 (20.41%) Finance
11 36 (18.37%) Matrix Organization
12 35 (17.86%) Migration
13 34 (17.35%) Telecoms
13 34 (17.35%) Microsoft
14 33 (16.84%) Programme Management
15 32 (16.33%) QA
15 32 (16.33%) Management Information System
16 29 (14.80%) Change Management
17 25 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
17 25 (12.76%) Data Centre
18 24 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
19 23 (11.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
19 23 (11.73%) Change Control
19 23 (11.73%) Resource Allocation
20 21 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
21 20 (10.20%) Scrum
21 20 (10.20%) 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 14 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.08%) CMS
2 8 (4.08%) MS Project Server
3 5 (2.55%) Confluence
4 3 (1.53%) Drupal
4 3 (1.53%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.02%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.51%) Documentum
Applications
1 46 (23.47%) Microsoft Project
2 24 (12.24%) Microsoft Office
3 20 (10.20%) Microsoft Excel
4 18 (9.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (7.14%) MS Visio
6 4 (2.04%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.53%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (1.53%) Oracle CRM On Demand
1 3 (1.53%) TrackWise
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.02%) Eloqua
2 2 (1.02%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.51%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.51%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.10%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.04%) Office 365
3 3 (1.53%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.53%) SaaS
4 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.02%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.51%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (0.51%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.51%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.59%) Firewall
1 9 (4.59%) LAN
2 6 (3.06%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (2.55%) Unified Communications
3 5 (2.55%) VoIP
3 5 (2.55%) WAN
4 4 (2.04%) IPv4
4 4 (2.04%) IPv6
4 4 (2.04%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (1.53%) ATM
5 3 (1.53%) Internet
6 2 (1.02%) ADSL
6 2 (1.02%) Broadband
6 2 (1.02%) CTI
6 2 (1.02%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (1.02%) IP Telephony
6 2 (1.02%) ISDN
6 2 (1.02%) MPLS
6 2 (1.02%) Skype
6 2 (1.02%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.02%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.51%) Big Data
3 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.51%) Pentaho
3 1 (0.51%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (3.06%) JIRA
General
1 40 (20.41%) Finance
2 34 (17.35%) Telecoms
3 17 (8.67%) Manufacturing
4 14 (7.14%) Marketing
5 13 (6.63%) Pharmaceutical
5 13 (6.63%) Retail
6 9 (4.59%) Legal
7 5 (2.55%) German Language
7 5 (2.55%) Publishing
8 3 (1.53%) Banking
8 3 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.02%) Automotive
9 2 (1.02%) Billing
10 1 (0.51%) Back Office
10 1 (0.51%) Electronics
10 1 (0.51%) Law
Job Titles
1 144 (73.47%) Project Manager
2 29 (14.80%) IT Manager
3 24 (12.24%) IT Project Manager
4 21 (10.71%) Senior Manager
4 21 (10.71%) Senior Project Manager
5 13 (6.63%) Analyst
5 13 (6.63%) Infrastructure Manager
6 12 (6.12%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 12 (6.12%) Technical Manager
7 11 (5.61%) Senior IT Manager
7 11 (5.61%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 10 (5.10%) Data Centre Manager
8 10 (5.10%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 10 (5.10%) Programme Manager
8 10 (5.10%) Technical Project Manager
9 8 (4.08%) Agile Project Manager
9 8 (4.08%) Network Manager
9 8 (4.08%) PMO Analyst
10 7 (3.57%) Migration Manager
10 7 (3.57%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.53%) .NET
1 3 (1.53%) Flash
1 3 (1.53%) HTML
1 3 (1.53%) Web Services
2 1 (0.51%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (0.51%) J2EE
2 1 (0.51%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 83 (42.35%) PMI
2 32 (16.33%) Management Information System
3 25 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (12.76%) Data Centre
4 13 (6.63%) Computer Science
5 8 (4.08%) Social Media
5 8 (4.08%) Virtual Team
6 6 (3.06%) Life Science
7 4 (2.04%) LIMS
8 3 (1.53%) CCTV
8 3 (1.53%) FMCG
9 2 (1.02%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.02%) Infotainment
9 2 (1.02%) IVR
10 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.51%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.18%) Windows
2 6 (3.06%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.55%) Solaris
3 5 (2.55%) Windows 10
4 3 (1.53%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.02%) Android
5 2 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.02%) Unix
5 2 (1.02%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (73.47%) PRINCE2
2 109 (55.61%) Project Management
3 56 (28.57%) Project Planning
4 55 (28.06%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (27.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 45 (22.96%) ITIL
7 36 (18.37%) Matrix Organization
8 35 (17.86%) Migration
9 33 (16.84%) Programme Management
10 29 (14.80%) Change Management
11 23 (11.73%) Change Control
11 23 (11.73%) Resource Allocation
12 21 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (10.20%) PRINCE
13 20 (10.20%) Scrum
14 19 (9.69%) Supplier Management
15 18 (9.18%) CRM
15 18 (9.18%) Process Improvement
15 18 (9.18%) Risk Management
15 18 (9.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.55%) PHP
2 4 (2.04%) Java
3 3 (1.53%) SQL
4 2 (1.02%) ABAP
4 2 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 160 (81.63%) PMP
2 55 (28.06%) Degree
3 40 (20.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 23 (11.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (6.63%) Master's Degree
6 8 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 7 (3.57%) SC Cleared
8 6 (3.06%) ISEB
8 6 (3.06%) ISTQB
8 6 (3.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.02%) APMP
9 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.51%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (22.96%) PMO
2 32 (16.33%) QA
3 6 (3.06%) GDPR
3 6 (3.06%) PCI DSS
4 5 (2.55%) GxP
5 3 (1.53%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (1.02%) Data Quality
6 2 (1.02%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.51%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 5 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (3.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (17.35%) Microsoft
2 19 (9.69%) Oracle
3 9 (4.59%) SAP
4 5 (2.55%) Nokia
4 5 (2.55%) Remedy
4 5 (2.55%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.04%) Amdocs
5 4 (2.04%) Ericsson
5 4 (2.04%) LabWare
6 3 (1.53%) Google
7 2 (1.02%) Avaya
7 2 (1.02%) Cisco
7 2 (1.02%) Demandware
7 2 (1.02%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.02%) Siebel
7 2 (1.02%) Tableau
7 2 (1.02%) Verint
8 1 (0.51%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.51%) EMC
8 1 (0.51%) JDA