The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for CMMI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CMMI over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI)
UK
Rank 571 610 580
Rank change year-on-year +39 -30  
Contract jobs citing CMMI 25 32 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.055% 0.060% 0.078%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.066% 0.073% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 26
Median daily rate £450 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £525 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £337
% change year-on-year +12.50% +18.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £40.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.61% +14.89%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £40.50 £35.25
% change year-on-year -50.61% +14.89%  

CMMI is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37647 43912 41983
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.11% 82.85% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 24815 28793 26009
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1109 1205
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £28.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +33.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

CMMI
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing CMMI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for CMMI in the UK

CMMI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CMMI.

Contractor daily rate trend for CMMI in the UK

CMMI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMMI over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CMMI in the UK

CMMI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CMMI.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CMMI in the UK

CMMI
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CMMI over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for CMMI in the UK

CMMI
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CMMI within the UK 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
England +30 25 £450 +5.88% 12
South East +32 9 £450 -7.69% 8
London +28 8 £556 +11.25% 1
Berkshire +28 6 £450 -21.73% 6
Reading +22 5 £450 -21.73% 1
South West -4 4 - - 2
Devon - 4 - -
Hampshire - 3 £440 -
Plymouth - 3 - -
East Midlands - 2 £508 -
Cheshire +24 1 £425 -
North West +21 1 £425 -
West Midlands - 1 £415 - 1
Birmingham - 1 £415 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £600 -
Eastleigh - 1 £440 -
Northampton - 1 £415 -
Derbyshire - 1 £600 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £415 -

CMMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CMMI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for CMMI.

1 40 (66.67%) ITIL
2 26 (43.33%) Finance
3 24 (40.00%) Project Management
4 22 (36.67%) PRINCE2
5 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (30.00%) COBIT
7 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 15 (25.00%) Six Sigma
8 15 (25.00%) SDLC
9 14 (23.33%) Degree
9 14 (23.33%) Banking
10 13 (21.67%) Process Improvement
10 13 (21.67%) ITIL V3
11 12 (20.00%) Configuration Management
11 12 (20.00%) PMI
11 12 (20.00%) PMI Certification
11 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
12 11 (18.33%) e-Learning
12 11 (18.33%) Service Management
12 11 (18.33%) MS PowerPoint
13 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
13 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
13 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
13 10 (16.67%) CISSP
14 9 (15.00%) MS Visio
14 9 (15.00%) Fixed Income
14 9 (15.00%) Equities
14 9 (15.00%) ISSAP

CMMI
Top Related IT Skills 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 12 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.33%) JBoss
3 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 12 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (18.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (15.00%) MS Visio
4 5 (8.33%) MS Office
5 2 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) IBM Cloud
2 2 (3.33%) SoftLayer
3 1 (1.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
1 1 (1.67%) LAN
1 1 (1.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.33%) DB2
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) StarTeam
2 2 (3.33%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Gradle
2 2 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) ERwin
3 1 (1.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 26 (43.33%) Finance
2 14 (23.33%) Banking
3 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.67%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.00%) Billing
6 2 (3.33%) French Language
6 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.67%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.67%) Automotive
7 1 (1.67%) Electronics
7 1 (1.67%) German Language
7 1 (1.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (16.67%) Analyst
2 9 (15.00%) Consultant
3 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Project Facilitator
5 6 (10.00%) Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.00%) Configuration Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Engagement Manager
5 6 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) IT Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (6.67%) IT Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Project Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Security Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) e-Learning Project Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Service Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Transformation Manager
8 3 (5.00%) Transformation Project Manager
9 2 (3.33%) Commercial Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (5.00%) J2EE
2 3 (5.00%) JMS
3 2 (3.33%) Ajax
3 2 (3.33%) EJB
3 2 (3.33%) Hibernate
3 2 (3.33%) jQuery
3 2 (3.33%) JSP
3 2 (3.33%) Servlets
3 2 (3.33%) Struts
3 2 (3.33%) Struts2
3 2 (3.33%) WSDL
3 2 (3.33%) XML
3 2 (3.33%) XSD
4 1 (1.67%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) PMI
2 11 (18.33%) e-Learning
3 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 9 (15.00%) Equities
4 9 (15.00%) Fixed Income
5 5 (8.33%) CMDB
6 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.67%) Cyber Defence
7 3 (5.00%) Learning Management System
7 3 (5.00%) RIA
8 2 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.33%) Private Cloud
8 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
9 1 (1.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (1.67%) Life Science
9 1 (1.67%) User Experience
9 1 (1.67%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) VME
2 1 (1.67%) Linux
2 1 (1.67%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
2 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (66.67%) ITIL
2 24 (40.00%) Project Management
3 22 (36.67%) PRINCE2
4 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (25.00%) SDLC
5 15 (25.00%) Six Sigma
6 13 (21.67%) ITIL V3
6 13 (21.67%) Process Improvement
7 12 (20.00%) Configuration Management
8 11 (18.33%) Service Management
9 9 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (13.33%) Coaching
10 8 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
10 8 (13.33%) Service Delivery
10 8 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (13.33%) User Stories
11 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
11 7 (11.67%) Risk Management
12 6 (10.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (3.33%) Groovy
3 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.67%) C
4 1 (1.67%) C++
4 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (23.33%) Degree
2 12 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 10 (16.67%) CISSP
3 10 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 9 (15.00%) ISSAP
5 3 (5.00%) PMP
6 2 (3.33%) CSQA
6 2 (3.33%) Postgraduate
7 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.67%) CISA
7 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (30.00%) COBIT
2 6 (10.00%) QA
3 4 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (5.00%) ISO19770
4 3 (5.00%) SLA
5 2 (3.33%) Def Stans
5 2 (3.33%) ISO 9000
5 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
5 2 (3.33%) PMO
6 1 (1.67%) Data Quality
6 1 (1.67%) ISO26262
6 1 (1.67%) PMBOK
6 1 (1.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 16 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.33%) Chordiant
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
4 2 (3.33%) ICL
4 2 (3.33%) Rackspace
4 2 (3.33%) SAP
5 1 (1.67%) Freescale
5 1 (1.67%) Guidewire
5 1 (1.67%) NEC
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