The table below looks at the statistics for P3O skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited P3O over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
Rank 400 393 381
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Contract jobs citing P3O 11 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.049% 0.043% 0.019%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.63% 0.52% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 1
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£450 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £218
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +72.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £37.50 -
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
1759 1940 1778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.82% 8.44% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1222 1400 1212
Average daily rate £451 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 37
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £15.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.50 £64.25 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.55 £21.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
+2.61% +36.58%

P3O
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing P3O across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing P3O across the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

P3O Daily Rate Histogram in London

P3O
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing P3O within the London region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Croydon - 3 £470 -
City of London +19 2 £450 -30.76% 1
P3O
England

P3O
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 16 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 10 (55.56%) Project Management
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 8 (44.44%) Programme Management
4 7 (38.89%) Degree
4 7 (38.89%) APMP
4 7 (38.89%) Law
4 7 (38.89%) Legal
4 7 (38.89%) PMP
5 6 (33.33%) ISEB
5 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (33.33%) MS Visio
6 5 (27.78%) MS Project
6 5 (27.78%) PMI
6 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
6 5 (27.78%) Six Sigma
6 5 (27.78%) Change Management
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (27.78%) Lean Six Sigma
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (27.78%) Line Management
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
7 3 (16.67%) Big Data
7 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 3 (16.67%) MS Office
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.11%) Migration

P3O
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (27.78%) MS Project
3 3 (16.67%) MS Office
4 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Big Data
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Law
2 7 (38.89%) Legal
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) PMO Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Programme Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Migration Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) PMI
2 3 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) PRINCE2
2 10 (55.56%) Project Management
3 8 (44.44%) Programme Management
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) Change Management
4 5 (27.78%) Six Sigma
4 5 (27.78%) Lean Six Sigma
4 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (27.78%) Line Management
5 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Resource Management
6 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Business Development
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) People Management
6 2 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 2 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) PMP
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
1 7 (38.89%) APMP
2 6 (33.33%) ISEB
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (27.78%) PMI Certification
3 5 (27.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (11.11%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 1 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) HP
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