Period
to 13 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 13 December 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 75 70
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5 -28
Contract jobs citing PMO 28 65 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.65% 2.73% 2.06%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.86% 18.16% 13.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 41 15
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +37.93% -21.52%
10th Percentile £231 £215 £156
90th Percentile £583 £488 £620
South East median daily rate £375 £400 £338
% change year-on-year -6.25% +18.52% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £50.00 £28.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +78.57% - -
South East median hourly rate £30.37 £28.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +8.46% +47.37% -6.75%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 236 358 251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 13.94% 15.06% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 191 157
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £418 £350 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.29% -18.60% +22.86%
10th Percentile £229 £155 £199
90th Percentile £625 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 8
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £18.00 £14.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.94% +22.66% -16.14%
10th Percentile £11.24 £14.15 £9.31
90th Percentile £38.00 £29.10 £35.28
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.00% +42.86% -18.79%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Buckinghamshire

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Buckinghamshire

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Buckinghamshire

PMO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in Buckinghamshire

PMO
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Milton Keynes +2 19 £400 - 4
High Wycombe -7 6 £400 +68.42%
PMO
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for PMO.

1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 15 (53.57%) Project Management
3 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (25.00%) Coaching
5 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
6 5 (17.86%) Degree
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
7 4 (14.29%) Data Strategy
7 4 (14.29%) Windows
7 4 (14.29%) Oracle
7 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) Workflow
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
8 3 (10.71%) Information Management
8 3 (10.71%) Document Management
8 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (10.71%) SAP
8 3 (10.71%) LAN
8 3 (10.71%) WAN
8 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (10.71%) Commercial Awareness
8 3 (10.71%) Public Cloud

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.57%) Confluence
3 1 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.57%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
1 3 (10.71%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) LAN
1 3 (10.71%) Skype
1 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
1 3 (10.71%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) DB2
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.57%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) JIRA
2 1 (3.57%) GitLab
2 1 (3.57%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Compliance Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Coordinator
4 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Integration Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Project Coordinator
4 3 (10.71%) Senior Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Solutions Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Technology Integration Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Network Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Project Officer
5 2 (7.14%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (7.14%) Support Officer
5 2 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Public Cloud
3 2 (7.14%) PMI
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
1 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Solaris
2 1 (3.57%) Unix
2 1 (3.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Project Management
2 7 (25.00%) Coaching
2 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.29%) Data Strategy
3 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (14.29%) Workflow
4 3 (10.71%) Commercial Awareness
4 3 (10.71%) Document Management
4 3 (10.71%) Information Management
4 3 (10.71%) IT Strategy
4 3 (10.71%) Line Management
4 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.14%) PMP
3 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) P3O
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (10.71%) Planview
3 3 (10.71%) SAP
3 3 (10.71%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.57%) Tableau