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 22 June 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 West
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 144 136
Rank change year-on-year +44 -8  
Contract jobs citing PMI 34 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.26% 0.10% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.86% 0.38% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 2
Median daily rate £525 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +31.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £330 £425
% change year-on-year +36.36% -22.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - £36.50

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 700 799 770
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 25.97% 26.64% 24.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 540 526
Median daily rate £404 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.73% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £598 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 35 57
Median hourly rate £43.75 £32.50 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.61% -5.79%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 - 23 £497 -
Bristol -2 3 £525 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 1
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 43 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 34 (79.07%) PRINCE2
2 34 (79.07%) Project Management
3 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (53.49%) Security Cleared
5 21 (48.84%) SC Cleared
6 19 (44.19%) Finance
7 17 (39.53%) Critical Path Analysis
8 14 (32.56%) Risk Management
9 12 (27.91%) PMO
10 11 (25.58%) PMP
11 10 (23.26%) ISEB
11 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Project
11 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
12 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
12 9 (20.93%) ITIL
12 9 (20.93%) Marketing
12 9 (20.93%) Degree
12 9 (20.93%) Migration
13 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
13 8 (18.60%) SDLC
13 8 (18.60%) Product Breakdown Structure
13 8 (18.60%) Work Breakdown Structure
13 8 (18.60%) IIBA
13 8 (18.60%) Dependency Management
14 7 (16.28%) Bitbucket
14 7 (16.28%) Confluence
14 7 (16.28%) Puppet
14 7 (16.28%) Chartered Engineer
14 7 (16.28%) Kanban

PMI
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 7 (16.28%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Bitbucket
1 7 (16.28%) JIRA
General
1 19 (44.19%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Marketing
3 6 (13.95%) Electronics
3 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
3 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.98%) Legal
5 2 (4.65%) Automotive
6 1 (2.33%) Back Office
6 1 (2.33%) Military
6 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (27.91%) Project Manager
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Business Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Head of Delivery
3 6 (13.95%) Head of Design
3 6 (13.95%) Project Planner
4 5 (11.63%) Programme Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Programme Planner
7 2 (4.65%) Data Centre Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Marketing Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Sales Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Marketing Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Sales Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Agile Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Data Migration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Data Centre
2 7 (16.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (79.07%) PRINCE2
1 34 (79.07%) Project Management
2 26 (60.47%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (39.53%) Critical Path Analysis
4 14 (32.56%) Risk Management
5 9 (20.93%) ITIL
5 9 (20.93%) Migration
6 8 (18.60%) Business Analysis
6 8 (18.60%) Dependency Management
6 8 (18.60%) Product Breakdown Structure
6 8 (18.60%) SDLC
6 8 (18.60%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 7 (16.28%) Coaching
7 7 (16.28%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (16.28%) DevOps
7 7 (16.28%) Kanban
7 7 (16.28%) Scrum
7 7 (16.28%) Service Management
8 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (13.95%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 43 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 23 (53.49%) Security Cleared
3 21 (48.84%) SC Cleared
4 11 (25.58%) PMP
5 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
5 10 (23.26%) ISEB
6 9 (20.93%) Degree
7 8 (18.60%) IIBA
8 7 (16.28%) Chartered Engineer
8 7 (16.28%) CITP
8 7 (16.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (16.28%) MBCS
9 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (6.98%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 3 (6.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 2 (4.65%) Master's Degree
11 1 (2.33%) APMG
11 1 (2.33%) APMP
11 1 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) PMO
2 1 (2.33%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) Ansible
1 7 (16.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Atlassian
1 7 (16.28%) VMware
2 6 (13.95%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft