The table below looks at the statistics for P3O skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited P3O over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
Rank 437 436 409
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Contract jobs citing P3O 2 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.043% 0.073%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.091% 0.45% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 15
Median daily rate £475 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% +8.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £509
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
P3O
England

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 London region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
2198 2228 2367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 9.74% 9.61% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1580 1494 1662
Median daily rate £458 £464 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +3.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 29 35
Median hourly rate £16.50 £18.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.81% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.80 £13.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.84 £97.00 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £28.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +36.58%

P3O
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 London

P3O
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

P3O Daily Rate Trend in London

P3O
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 London region with a requirement for P3O.

1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (80.00%) MS Project
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) PMI
4 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (20.00%) APMP
5 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
5 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Change Control
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) WorldPay
5 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) MS Project Server
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
5 1 (20.00%) Primavera
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management

P3O
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project Server
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (20.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) PMO Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (20.00%) PMO Lead
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Office Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) PMI
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (20.00%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) APMP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) WorldPay
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