Period
to 12 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMI over the 6 months to 12 November 2018 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 171 176
Rank change year-on-year -32 +5 -4
Contract jobs citing PMI 4 13 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.079% 0.28% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.96% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 20
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £325 £459
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -29.16% -8.25%
10th Percentile £363 £284 £384
90th Percentile £388 £443 £538
England median daily rate £475 £473 £500
% change year-on-year +0.53% -5.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £36.25 - -

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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,486 1,348 1,780
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 29.29% 28.52% 28.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 861 1,072
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.90% -0.65% +8.39%
10th Percentile £235 £213 £215
90th Percentile £550 £519 £549
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 73 83
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £15.64 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.34% +0.90% -11.43%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.15 £10.80
90th Percentile £28.25 £34.48 £32.69
England median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.80% - +5.26%

PMI
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for PMI in the West Midlands

PMI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMI in the West Midlands

PMI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMI in the West Midlands

PMI
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMI within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 November 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
Birmingham -7 2 £375 +15.38% 2
Staffordshire -13 2 £375 +15.38%
Warwickshire +6 1 - - 1
Herefordshire - 1 - -
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PMI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for PMI.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) PMP
2 2 (50.00%) Logistics
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) FMCG
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) GDPR
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management

PMI
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) IT Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Security Manager
2 2 (50.00%) IT Security Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Re-Platforming Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Business Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Project Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Logistics
2 2 (50.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) GDPR
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle