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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
England / London
Rank 396 405 402
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing P3O 7 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.037% 0.052% 0.076%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.36% 0.51% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 13
Median daily rate £375 £508 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.10% +19.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £355 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £605 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £415 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.63% -7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1968 2141 2013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.30% 10.20% 9.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1366 1424 1381
Median daily rate £500 £472 £446
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.04% +5.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 34
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.12 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +15.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £11.50 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £43.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £42.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-45.83% +75.00%

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
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 21 January 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing P3O within the London region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -7 1 £650 +5.69%
P3O
England

P3O
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 9 (81.82%) Project Management
3 8 (72.73%) MS Project
4 7 (63.64%) MS Visio
4 7 (63.64%) Change Control
5 6 (54.55%) PMP
6 5 (45.45%) MS Office
6 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 5 (45.45%) Primavera
6 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (45.45%) Dependency Management
7 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
8 3 (27.27%) PMI
8 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
8 3 (27.27%) Practice Management
8 3 (27.27%) Legal
8 3 (27.27%) Migration
8 3 (27.27%) PMI Certification
8 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
8 3 (27.27%) Degree
8 3 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
8 3 (27.27%) APMP
9 2 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
9 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
9 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
9 2 (18.18%) Billing
9 2 (18.18%) Information Management
9 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
9 2 (18.18%) Finance
10 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence

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 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
General
1 3 (27.27%) Legal
2 2 (18.18%) Billing
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Data Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Lead
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Lead Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Migration Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Migration Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Cleansing Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Manager
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 3 (27.27%) PMI
2 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 9 (81.82%) Project Management
3 7 (63.64%) Change Control
4 5 (45.45%) Dependency Management
5 4 (36.36%) Programme Management
6 3 (27.27%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (27.27%) Data Modelling
6 3 (27.27%) Migration
6 3 (27.27%) Practice Management
6 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
7 2 (18.18%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Information Management
8 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
8 1 (9.09%) Feasibility Study
8 1 (9.09%) Line Management
8 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
8 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) PMP
2 3 (27.27%) APMP
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA