The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management Institute (PMI)
England / South West
Rank 131 136 135
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1  
Contract jobs citing PMI 9 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.35% 0.069% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.41% 0.24% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 - -

PMI is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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 generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 639 817 728
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.60% 28.24% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 524 429
Median daily rate £391 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 70 45
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.95% +31.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £57.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing PMI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for PMI in the South West

PMI
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 in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI in the South West

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI in the South West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMI in the South West

PMI
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 within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 5 £625 - 1
Bristol +4 2 £488 - 1
Cornwall - 1 £300 -
Somerset - 1 £500 -
PMI
England

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 West region with a requirement for PMI.

1 15 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) PMO
3 6 (40.00%) MS Project
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (33.33%) PRINCE
5 4 (26.67%) Marketing
6 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 3 (20.00%) Project Governance
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (20.00%) PMP
6 3 (20.00%) Legal
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Automotive
7 2 (13.33%) ISEB
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) IIBA
7 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) SDLC
8 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
8 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
8 1 (6.67%) QA

PMI
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Marketing
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
4 2 (13.33%) Automotive
5 1 (6.67%) Electronics
5 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (40.00%) Project Planner
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Programme Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Sales Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Marketing Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Sales Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Transformation Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Transition Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE
4 3 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 3 (20.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) High Availability
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 15 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) PMP
3 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 3 (20.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) IIBA
4 2 (13.33%) ISEB
5 1 (6.67%) APMG
5 1 (6.67%) MAPM
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) PMO
2 1 (6.67%) PMBOK
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP