The first table below looks at the demand for P3O skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited P3O over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
Rank 190 - 217
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing P3O 2 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% - 0.12%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.43% - 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
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£397 - £345
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 - £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £470 £368 £500
% change year-on-year
+27.89% -26.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
467 598 715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 8.10% 8.44% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 448 521
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £608 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 22
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +19.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £13.97 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £36.40 £49.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.10 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+14.87% -12.50%
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P3O
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing P3O across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

P3O Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

P3O
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing P3O across the City of London region.

P3O Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

P3O
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing P3O across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

P3O Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

P3O
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing P3O also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited P3O.

1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) APMP
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) PMP
3 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification

P3O
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing P3O also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited P3O. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) EDRMS
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (50.00%) Information Management
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stress Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Dependency Management
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) APMP
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
1 1 (25.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
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