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 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
Rank 423 422 395
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Contract jobs citing P3O 8 7 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.031% 0.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.36% 0.31% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 29
Median daily rate £375 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £460 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £609 £600
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
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
2215 2292 2264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.06% 10.26% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1541 1508 1611
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £299 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £630 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 40
Median hourly rate £18.06 £22.25 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.83% -3.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.47 £13.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £53.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +13.63%

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 6 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 London region with a requirement for P3O.

1 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) MS Project
2 8 (72.73%) Change Control
3 7 (63.64%) MS Visio
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
4 6 (54.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (45.45%) Primavera
5 5 (45.45%) Dependency Management
6 4 (36.36%) PMP
6 4 (36.36%) MS Office
6 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
7 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
8 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
8 2 (18.18%) PMI
8 2 (18.18%) Degree
8 2 (18.18%) Information Management
8 2 (18.18%) QA
8 2 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
8 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
9 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
9 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
9 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
9 1 (9.09%) APMP
9 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
9 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (9.09%) Office 365
9 1 (9.09%) Line Management
9 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

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 (9.09%) MS Project Server
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (72.73%) MS Project
2 7 (63.64%) MS Visio
3 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
3 6 (54.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
General
1 1 (9.09%) Billing
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) General Ledger
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) PMO Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Lead
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Planner
3 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Office Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Planner
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) PMI
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (72.73%) Change Control
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
4 5 (45.45%) Dependency Management
5 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
6 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 2 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (18.18%) Information Management
8 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
8 1 (9.09%) Critical Path Analysis
8 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
8 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
8 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
8 1 (9.09%) Line Management
8 1 (9.09%) Migration
8 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (9.09%) Practice Management
8 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
8 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) PMP
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) PMI Certification
3 1 (9.09%) APMP
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) WorldPay