Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 6 months to 19 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 > South East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 275 307 264
Rank change year-on-year +32 -43 +34
Contract jobs citing PMI 83 58 128
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.50% 0.35% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.73% 1.18% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 38 95
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.59% -9.71%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £313
90th Percentile £575 £644 £475
England median daily rate £470 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4786 4934 5957
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.86% 29.69% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2806 2841 3446
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.58% +7.75%
10th Percentile £218 £225 £225
90th Percentile £563 £575 £526
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 287 321
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.54% +21.44% +17.40%
10th Percentile £10.69 £12.03 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.00 £54.25 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.20% +9.04% +5.72%

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI in the South East

PMI
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 in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI in the South East

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI in the South East over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI in the South East

PMI
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 in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMI in the South East

PMI
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 within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 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 +15 49 £438 +9.38% 1
Berkshire +18 29 £325 -21.21% 1
Oxfordshire +16 14 £510 +2.00%
Surrey -8 11 £553 -7.99%
Hampshire +10 8 £370 -37.02% 2
West Sussex -11 6 £473 +11.18%
Buckinghamshire -26 6 £375 -3.23%
Kent -12 4 £369 +6.88%
Middlesex +8 2 £361 -
East Sussex - 2 - -
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 South East region with a requirement for PMI.

1 83 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 57 (68.67%) PRINCE2
3 47 (56.63%) PMP
4 43 (51.81%) Project Management
5 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (26.51%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (25.30%) Resource Allocation
7 21 (25.30%) Project Planning
7 21 (25.30%) Telecoms
8 17 (20.48%) Migration
8 17 (20.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (20.48%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
9 16 (19.28%) Mentoring
9 16 (19.28%) Data Centre
9 16 (19.28%) Manufacturing
10 15 (18.07%) Degree
11 14 (16.87%) Change Management
11 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Project
12 13 (15.66%) ITIL
12 13 (15.66%) Computer Science
12 13 (15.66%) Master's Degree
13 12 (14.46%) PMO
13 12 (14.46%) Oracle
14 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
15 10 (12.05%) Change Control
16 9 (10.84%) Release Management
16 9 (10.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 9 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management

PMI
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 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (8.43%) MS Visio
3 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.41%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.20%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.82%) LAN
1 4 (4.82%) Unified Communications
1 4 (4.82%) WAN
1 4 (4.82%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (2.41%) ADSL
2 2 (2.41%) Broadband
2 2 (2.41%) Internet
2 2 (2.41%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.41%) ISDN
2 2 (2.41%) MPLS
2 2 (2.41%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.20%) Big Data
2 1 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (1.20%) Pentaho
2 1 (1.20%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 21 (25.30%) Telecoms
2 16 (19.28%) Manufacturing
3 8 (9.64%) Finance
4 5 (6.02%) German Language
4 5 (6.02%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) Billing
5 2 (2.41%) Publishing
6 1 (1.20%) Law
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
6 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 61 (73.49%) Project Manager
2 8 (9.64%) Data Centre Manager
2 8 (9.64%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 7 (8.43%) IT Manager
4 6 (7.23%) Telecoms Manager
4 6 (7.23%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (6.02%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Migration Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Migration Project Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Project Planner
5 5 (6.02%) Technical Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.61%) Integration Manager
7 3 (3.61%) ITIL Manager
7 3 (3.61%) ITIL Project Manager
7 3 (3.61%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.61%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) .NET
1 1 (1.20%) J2EE
1 1 (1.20%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.51%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (19.28%) Data Centre
3 13 (15.66%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.20%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Windows
2 5 (6.02%) Solaris
3 2 (2.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (68.67%) PRINCE2
2 43 (51.81%) Project Management
3 30 (36.14%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (25.30%) Project Planning
4 21 (25.30%) Resource Allocation
5 17 (20.48%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 17 (20.48%) Migration
5 17 (20.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (19.28%) Mentoring
7 14 (16.87%) Change Management
8 13 (15.66%) ITIL
9 10 (12.05%) Change Control
10 9 (10.84%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (10.84%) Configuration Management
10 9 (10.84%) Programme Management
10 9 (10.84%) Release Management
10 9 (10.84%) Risk Management
11 8 (9.64%) ITIL V3
11 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
12 7 (8.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.61%) SQL
2 2 (2.41%) ABAP
2 2 (2.41%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.20%) Java
Qualifications
1 83 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 47 (56.63%) PMP
3 15 (18.07%) Degree
4 13 (15.66%) Master's Degree
5 9 (10.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
7 6 (7.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (7.23%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.41%) APMP
8 2 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.20%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.46%) PMO
2 5 (6.02%) QA
3 4 (4.82%) PCI DSS
4 3 (3.61%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (2.41%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.20%) ISO 22301
6 1 (1.20%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 12 (14.46%) Oracle
2 11 (13.25%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.64%) SAP
4 2 (2.41%) Cisco
4 2 (2.41%) JD Edwards
4 2 (2.41%) Tableau
5 1 (1.20%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.20%) EMC
5 1 (1.20%) Juniper
5 1 (1.20%) Kofax
5 1 (1.20%) Remedy