Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Management Office (PMO)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 57 60
Rank change year-on-year -18 +3 +19
Contract jobs citing PMO 96 113 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.44% 3.00% 3.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.51% 23.64% 21.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 55 93
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -3.70% -3.57%
10th Percentile £250 £209 £201
90th Percentile £485 £506 £500
South East median daily rate £398 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +13.57% +7.69% -3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +101.43% -
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £23.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.78% +31.43% +40.00%

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 492 478 705
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 12.49% 12.68% 14.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 226 362
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +5.63%
10th Percentile £250 £249 £200
90th Percentile £588 £575 £501
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 29 28
Berkshire median hourly rate £28.00 £19.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.37% +33.33% -33.87%
10th Percentile £16.29 £12.00 £12.24
90th Percentile £49.25 £54.50 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £18.50 £18.81
% change year-on-year +32.76% -1.66% -12.70%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Berkshire

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PMO in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Berkshire

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Berkshire

PMO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in Berkshire

PMO
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +17 36 £425 +21.43% 2
Newbury -7 11 £363 +141.67% 4
Bracknell -5 7 £300 +14.29%
Slough 0 6 £250 -13.79% 2
Maidenhead -13 4 £250 - 3
Wokingham -7 1 £413 +17.86%
PMO
South East

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PMO.

1 38 (39.58%) Project Management
2 28 (29.17%) Finance
3 22 (22.92%) Microsoft Excel
4 21 (21.88%) Telecoms
5 17 (17.71%) Retail
6 16 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
7 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
8 13 (13.54%) Change Management
9 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (11.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 11 (11.46%) SharePoint
10 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
10 10 (10.42%) Programme Management
10 10 (10.42%) Project Governance
10 10 (10.42%) Change Control
11 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (8.33%) Data Analysis
12 8 (8.33%) Business Analysis
12 8 (8.33%) MS Visio
12 8 (8.33%) PRINCE2
12 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
13 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
13 7 (7.29%) QA
13 7 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (7.29%) Cadence
13 7 (7.29%) Management Information System
14 6 (6.25%) Decision-Making
15 5 (5.21%) User Experience
15 5 (5.21%) Security Patching

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 11 (11.46%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.08%) Liferay
Applications
1 22 (22.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
3 14 (14.58%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (11.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (8.33%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.04%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.04%) 3G
1 1 (1.04%) 4G
1 1 (1.04%) ADSL
1 1 (1.04%) Broadband
1 1 (1.04%) HTTP
1 1 (1.04%) Internet
1 1 (1.04%) IP Telephony
1 1 (1.04%) LAN
1 1 (1.04%) MGW
1 1 (1.04%) MPLS
1 1 (1.04%) SMS
1 1 (1.04%) VPN
1 1 (1.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.04%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) JMeter
1 1 (1.04%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.04%) SoapUI
General
1 28 (29.17%) Finance
2 21 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 17 (17.71%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Law
4 2 (2.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.04%) Back Office
5 1 (1.04%) Billing
5 1 (1.04%) Digital Economy
5 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.04%) Front Office
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
5 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (30.21%) Analyst
2 17 (17.71%) PMO Analyst
3 13 (13.54%) Senior PMO
4 10 (10.42%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.29%) Business Analyst
5 7 (7.29%) PMO Manager
6 6 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (6.25%) Senior PMO Analyst
7 5 (5.21%) PMO Lead
7 5 (5.21%) PMO Planner
7 5 (5.21%) Report Analyst
8 4 (4.17%) PMO Project Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Administrator
9 3 (3.13%) Compliance Specialist
9 3 (3.13%) EPoS Business Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Information Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) MI Reporting Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) PMO Specialist
9 3 (3.13%) Retail Business Analyst
9 3 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.13%) HTML
1 3 (3.13%) Web Services
2 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.08%) Apache Camel
2 2 (2.08%) Backbone.js
2 2 (2.08%) CSS
2 2 (2.08%) CSS3
2 2 (2.08%) Durandal
2 2 (2.08%) HTML5
2 2 (2.08%) J2EE
2 2 (2.08%) Java EE
2 2 (2.08%) jQuery
2 2 (2.08%) Kafka
2 2 (2.08%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (2.08%) LESS
2 2 (2.08%) React
2 2 (2.08%) Redux
2 2 (2.08%) RESTful
2 2 (2.08%) Sass
3 1 (1.04%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.29%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.21%) User Experience
4 4 (4.17%) EPoS
4 4 (4.17%) NHS
5 2 (2.08%) PMI
6 1 (1.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.04%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (39.58%) Project Management
2 13 (13.54%) Change Management
3 11 (11.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (10.42%) Change Control
4 10 (10.42%) Programme Management
4 10 (10.42%) Project Governance
5 9 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.33%) Business Analysis
6 8 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 8 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.25%) Decision-Making
9 5 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.21%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.21%) Security Patching
10 4 (4.17%) Coaching
10 4 (4.17%) CRM
10 4 (4.17%) ERP
10 4 (4.17%) Migration
10 4 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.21%) SQL
2 2 (2.08%) Java
2 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Degree
3 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.04%) ACCA
4 1 (1.04%) CIMA
4 1 (1.04%) CITP
4 1 (1.04%) ISEB
4 1 (1.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) QA
2 2 (2.08%) GDPR
2 2 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.04%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.29%) Cadence
3 3 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.08%) HP
4 2 (2.08%) IFS
4 2 (2.08%) SAP
4 2 (2.08%) Tableau
5 1 (1.04%) AppDynamics
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco
5 1 (1.04%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.04%) IBM
5 1 (1.04%) Niku
5 1 (1.04%) Nokia
5 1 (1.04%) Nokia Networks
5 1 (1.04%) Siemens
5 1 (1.04%) SOASTA, Inc
5 1 (1.04%) Teradata
5 1 (1.04%) Twitter