Period
to 3 December 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 3 December 2020 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 70 67
Rank change year-on-year +36 -3 +12
Contract jobs citing PMO 2 20 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.63% 1.72% 1.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.35% 12.74% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 16
Median daily rate £475 £316 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.20% -27.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £338 £157 £349
90th Percentile £623 £471 £548
East of England median daily rate £360 £338 £425
% change year-on-year +6.67% -20.59% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.75 -
East of England median hourly rate - £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +24.97% -28.00%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 46 157 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.47% 13.51% 9.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 70 67
Median daily rate £335 £394 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.92% -1.56% +6.67%
10th Percentile £183 £121 £263
90th Percentile £530 £625 £566
East of England median daily rate £400 £400 £420
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 26 9
Median hourly rate £20.34 £17.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.90% -59.41% +37.10%
10th Percentile £12.00 £9.50 £17.74
90th Percentile £39.00 £47.50 £49.50
Median hourly rate £28.75 £16.50 £17.60
% change year-on-year +74.24% -6.25% -29.60%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing PMO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PMO in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for PMO in Cambridgeshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PMO in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 3 December 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PMO in Cambridgeshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PMO in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for PMO in Cambridgeshire

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Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 3 December 2020. 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
Cambridge +32 1 £313 -1.19%
Huntingdon - 1 £638 - 1
PMO
East of England

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for PMO.

1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Allocation

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Skype
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Business Change Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) PMO Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Transformation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Resource Allocation
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree