Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PMI Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 21 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 West
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 172 185 200
Rank change year-on-year +13 +15 -6
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 23 15 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.28% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.67% 0.90% 1.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 15
South West median daily rate £375 £420 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -16.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £250 £391 £350
90th Percentile £559 £491 £574
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
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 West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,381 1,660 1,962
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 26.61% 31.25% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 1,048 1,248
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £220 £219 £257
90th Percentile £600 £563 £530
England median daily rate £440 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +3.53% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 138 133
South West median hourly rate £32.75 £37.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.49% -5.13% +7.14%
10th Percentile £16.45 £14.12 £12.50
90th Percentile £48.68 £47.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £23.88 £26.25 £26.83
% change year-on-year -9.05% -2.16% +41.21%

PMI Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI Certification in the South West

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI Certification in the South West

PMI Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI Certification in the South West over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI Certification in the South West

PMI Certification
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Wiltshire +12 11 £525 +61.54% 2
Gloucestershire - 5 - -
Bristol -16 4 £300 -28.57% 3
Cornwall - 1 £200 - 1
PMI Certification
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for PMI Certification.

1 20 (86.96%) PRINCE2
2 16 (69.57%) Project Management
3 15 (65.22%) PMI
4 11 (47.83%) Finance
5 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
6 9 (39.13%) PMP
7 8 (34.78%) Degree
8 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 6 (26.09%) Programme Management
9 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) Master's Degree
10 5 (21.74%) ISEB
10 5 (21.74%) Scrum
10 5 (21.74%) Legal
11 4 (17.39%) Automotive
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Project
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
11 4 (17.39%) JIRA
11 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
11 4 (17.39%) QA
11 4 (17.39%) PMO
12 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (13.04%) Service Design
12 3 (13.04%) Prototyping
12 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
12 3 (13.04%) MSF
12 3 (13.04%) Feature Driven Development
12 3 (13.04%) Domain-Driven Design

PMI Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Basecamp
1 1 (4.35%) Trello
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (4.35%) VersionOne
General
1 11 (47.83%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Legal
3 4 (17.39%) Automotive
4 2 (8.70%) Billing
4 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
5 1 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) DV Cleared Project Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Coordinator
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Head of Design
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Scrum Master
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Integration Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) PMO Coordinator
5 2 (8.70%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Scrum Master
5 2 (8.70%) Transformation Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Transformation Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) PMI
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) PRINCE2
2 16 (69.57%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (26.09%) Programme Management
4 5 (21.74%) Scrum
5 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
6 3 (13.04%) CRM
6 3 (13.04%) Domain-Driven Design
6 3 (13.04%) DSDM
6 3 (13.04%) Feature Driven Development
6 3 (13.04%) Information Assurance
6 3 (13.04%) ITIL
6 3 (13.04%) Kanban
6 3 (13.04%) MSF
6 3 (13.04%) Prototyping
6 3 (13.04%) RAD
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Service Design
6 3 (13.04%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) PMP
3 8 (34.78%) Degree
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared
5 6 (26.09%) Master's Degree
6 5 (21.74%) ISEB
7 3 (13.04%) Chartered Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) CISSP
7 3 (13.04%) CITP
7 3 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (13.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
8 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (4.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PMO
1 4 (17.39%) QA
2 3 (13.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (4.35%) HP