The table below looks at the statistics for P3O skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited P3O over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
Rank 557 554 505
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -49
Contract jobs citing P3O 26 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.051% 0.056% 0.048%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.67% 0.69% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 17 9
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£375 £398 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% +59.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £289 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £560 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £398 £220
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +80.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
3899 4038 3387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.72% 8.03% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2335 2491 2056
Average daily rate £401 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 169 130
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.63 £11.00 £10.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £46.85 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +19.00%

P3O
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

P3O Jobs Demand Trend in England

P3O
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

P3O Daily Rate Trend in England

P3O
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing P3O across the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

P3O Daily Rate Histogram in England

P3O
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing P3O within the England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 12 £450 - 1
West Midlands -14 5 £390 +4.34%
South East -8 3 £425 +32.81%
South West 0 2 £266 -27.75%
North West - 2 £350 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
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P3O
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 60 (86.96%) PRINCE2
2 38 (55.07%) Project Management
3 33 (47.83%) Programme Management
4 29 (42.03%) Finance
5 25 (36.23%) MS Project
6 24 (34.78%) Risk Management
7 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
8 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (27.54%) APMP
9 15 (21.74%) Portfolio Management
9 15 (21.74%) ISEB
10 13 (18.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 13 (18.84%) PMP
10 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
10 13 (18.84%) Waterfall
11 12 (17.39%) Change Control
11 12 (17.39%) MS Office
11 12 (17.39%) PMI Certification
12 11 (15.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 10 (14.49%) PMI
13 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
13 10 (14.49%) Change Management
13 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (13.04%) Coaching
14 9 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (13.04%) Degree
15 8 (11.59%) Resource Management
15 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
16 7 (10.14%) Law
16 7 (10.14%) Legal

P3O
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) Documentum
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.45%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 25 (36.23%) MS Project
2 13 (18.84%) MS Excel
3 12 (17.39%) MS Office
4 7 (10.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (8.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Primavera
1 3 (4.35%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Big Data
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.45%) MS Access
3 1 (1.45%) Data Mart
General
1 29 (42.03%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Law
2 7 (10.14%) Legal
3 3 (4.35%) Marketing
3 3 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Billing
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Automotive
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (26.09%) PMO Manager
2 9 (13.04%) Analyst
3 8 (11.59%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (11.59%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.70%) Programme Manager
4 6 (8.70%) Project Planner
5 5 (7.25%) Coordinator
5 5 (7.25%) Programme Office Manager
6 4 (5.80%) Planning Manager
6 4 (5.80%) PMO Lead
7 3 (4.35%) Support Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Report Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Portfolio Manager
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (1.45%) IT Project Manager
9 1 (1.45%) Project Office Manager
9 1 (1.45%) Programme Planner
9 1 (1.45%) Senior Manager
9 1 (1.45%) Business Analyst
9 1 (1.45%) Senior PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.45%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.49%) PMI
1 10 (14.49%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.45%) NHS
3 1 (1.45%) E-Learning
3 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (1.45%) CMDB
3 1 (1.45%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
1 2 (2.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (86.96%) PRINCE2
2 38 (55.07%) Project Management
3 33 (47.83%) Programme Management
4 24 (34.78%) Risk Management
5 19 (27.54%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (21.74%) Portfolio Management
7 13 (18.84%) Waterfall
8 12 (17.39%) Change Control
9 10 (14.49%) Change Management
10 9 (13.04%) Coaching
10 9 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (11.59%) Resource Management
11 8 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (8.70%) Project Planning
13 6 (8.70%) Document Management
13 6 (8.70%) Line Management
13 6 (8.70%) Six Sigma
14 5 (7.25%) Business Transformation
14 5 (7.25%) Lean Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 19 (27.54%) APMP
2 15 (21.74%) ISEB
3 13 (18.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (18.84%) PMP
4 12 (17.39%) PMI Certification
5 11 (15.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (13.04%) Degree
7 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.35%) PgMP
8 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.90%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) SLA
2 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle
3 3 (4.35%) CA
3 3 (4.35%) SAP
4 2 (2.90%) HP
5 1 (1.45%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.45%) Cognos
5 1 (1.45%) Cadence
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