The table below looks at the statistics for P3O skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited P3O over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
Rank - 161 197
Contract jobs citing P3O 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.058% 0.087%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - 0.59% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £615 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £433
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
P3O
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
335 341 542
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.47% 9.86% 9.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 231 410
Median daily rate £500 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £609 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 8
Median hourly rate £46.50 £23.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.87% +38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.90 £18.19 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £139.30 £50.00 £42.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.98 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-20.09% +25.00%

P3O
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing P3O as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing P3O 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 City of London region with a requirement for P3O.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) WorldPay

P3O
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) WorldPay