Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 177 157
Rank change year-on-year +12 -20 -12
Contract jobs citing PMI 13 35 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.57% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 2.03% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 7
West Midlands median daily rate £325 £459 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.16% -8.25% +26.18%
10th Percentile £284 £396 £324
90th Percentile £443 £511 £658
England median daily rate £475 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £45.00
England median hourly rate - - £40.50

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 1356 1726 1370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.00% 27.91% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 870 1052 811
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £213 £213 £213
90th Percentile £525 £541 £518
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 84 108
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -4.69% -13.67%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.83 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £42.63 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMI in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 November 2017. 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 +6 8 £325 -30.67%
Staffordshire +16 4 £325 -18.75%
Coventry +14 2 £413 +3.13%
Warwickshire -7 1 £450 +8.43%
PMI
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for PMI.

1 13 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (53.85%) PMP
4 6 (46.15%) Project Management
5 5 (38.46%) VoIP
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
6 4 (30.77%) Retail
6 4 (30.77%) Logistics
6 4 (30.77%) QA
6 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
6 4 (30.77%) Project Governance
6 4 (30.77%) Change Control
7 3 (23.08%) PMO
7 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (15.38%) LAN
8 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
8 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (15.38%) AirWatch
8 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
8 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
9 1 (7.69%) DevOps
9 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
9 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
9 1 (7.69%) Service 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 7 (53.85%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
General
1 4 (30.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Project Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (46.15%) IT Manager
2 6 (46.15%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (30.77%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (30.77%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (30.77%) IT Security Manager
3 4 (30.77%) IT Security Project Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Junior
3 4 (30.77%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Junior IT Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Junior IT Project Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Junior Project Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Security Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Security Project Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Coordinator
4 3 (23.08%) Junior Project Coordinator
4 3 (23.08%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Change Control
3 4 (30.77%) Logistics
3 4 (30.77%) Project Governance
3 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 7 (53.85%) PMP
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
2 3 (23.08%) PMO
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) AirWatch