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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 16 August 2022 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
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 60 57 42
Rank change year-on-year -3 -15 +37
Contract jobs citing PMO 14 1 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.80% 0.16% 1.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.02% 1.16% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 4
10th Percentile £334 - £479
25th Percentile £381 - £505
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £444 - £556
Median % change year-on-year - - +32.84%
75th Percentile £484 - £623
90th Percentile £563 - £643
East of England median daily rate £475 £500 £475
% change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £42.00 £19.25 -
Median hourly rate £44.00 £19.50 -
Median % change year-on-year +125.64% - -
75th Percentile £46.00 £19.75 -
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median hourly rate £44.00 £16.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +175.00% -41.82% +69.70%

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 127 86 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 16.37% 13.89% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 58 36
10th Percentile £206 £131 £313
25th Percentile £313 £161 £321
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £288 £413
Median % change year-on-year +47.83% -30.30% -1.79%
75th Percentile £600 £379 £533
90th Percentile £686 £525 £691
East of England median daily rate £450 £356 £425
% change year-on-year +26.32% -16.18% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 0
10th Percentile £11.70 £12.25 -
25th Percentile £12.13 £12.34 -
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 -
Median % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
75th Percentile £13.75 £16.06 -
90th Percentile £35.25 £39.00 -
East of England median hourly rate £16.34 £15.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +8.93% -57.75% +129.03%

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 16 August 2022.

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 16 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridge - 9 £388 - 2
Peterborough -9 2 £450 -
St Neots - 2 £444 -
PMO
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, 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 7 (50.00%) Project Management
1 7 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Agile
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (28.57%) JIRA
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (21.43%) Business Case
5 2 (14.29%) Project Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Gathering
5 2 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Skype
5 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared

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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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Skype
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JIRA
General
1 7 (50.00%) Social Skills
2 5 (35.71%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Documentation Skills
5 1 (7.14%) German Language
5 1 (7.14%) Influencing Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) PMO Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Project Office Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 1 (7.14%) ERP Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) ERP Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Junior PMO
5 1 (7.14%) PMO Lead
5 1 (7.14%) PMO Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.14%) Project Support Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior PMO
5 1 (7.14%) Senior PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Life Science
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Agile
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 3 (21.43%) Business Case
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Collaborative Working
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Project Delivery
5 2 (14.29%) Requirements Gathering
5 2 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 1 (7.14%) ERP
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.14%) Master's Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) P3O