Period
to 2 July 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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 45 74 61
Rank change year-on-year +29 -13 -8
Contract jobs citing PMO 7 12 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.49% 1.09% 1.90%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 12.07% 10.62% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 16
Median daily rate £506 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.12% -1.16% +17.81%
10th Percentile £335 £313 £275
90th Percentile £596 £475 £575
East of England median daily rate £400 £450 £413
% change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09% +11.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.45% - -
East of England median hourly rate £22.50 £19.10 £31.03
% change year-on-year +17.79% -38.44% +58.44%

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 58 113 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 12.31% 10.25% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 59 68
Median daily rate £425 £420 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +0.80% +19.04%
10th Percentile £313 £101 £251
90th Percentile £638 £627 £503
East of England median daily rate £425 £420 £419
% change year-on-year +1.19% +0.30% -1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 16 10
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.65 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.34% -36.75% -8.40%
10th Percentile £16.25 £9.65 £11.29
90th Percentile £18.75 £33.38 £41.50
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +42.86% -10.00% -5.41%

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 2 July 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

PMO
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 2 July 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 6 £506 +19.12%
Peterborough +4 1 - -
PMO
East of England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Project Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) Contract Negotiation
3 1 (14.29%) Fibre Optics
3 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 1 (14.29%) API Design
3 1 (14.29%) Business Forecasting
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management

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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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Coordinator
1 2 (28.57%) Project Coordinator
1 2 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Lead
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Fibre Optics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Creative Thinking
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (28.57%) Project Governance
2 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) API Design
3 1 (14.29%) Business Forecasting
3 1 (14.29%) Contract Negotiation
3 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Management
3 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Process Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Time Management