Period
to 23 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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 February 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)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 60 82 82
Rank change year-on-year +22 0 -20
Contract jobs citing PMO 14 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.71% 1.68% 1.61%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.42% 22.06% 14.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 8
Croydon median daily rate £403 £444 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.30% -6.58% +18.75%
10th Percentile £376 £316 £381
90th Percentile £590 £528 £714
South London median daily rate £401 £400 £464
% change year-on-year +0.31% -13.70% -1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - £47.72 -

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 Croydon with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 53 68 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 10.25% 7.62% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 50 71
Croydon median daily rate £415 £470 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.70% -6.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £123 £350 £382
90th Percentile £631 £575 £688
South London median daily rate £404 £463 £484
% change year-on-year -12.70% -4.39% +7.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Croydon median hourly rate - £35.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +150.00% -
South London median hourly rate £17.50 £41.36 £14.00
% change year-on-year -57.69% +195.43% +27.80%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Croydon

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Croydon

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Croydon over the 6 months to 23 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 Croydon region with a requirement for PMO.

1 14 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
2 8 (57.14%) Project Delivery
3 7 (50.00%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Programme Delivery
4 4 (28.57%) Programme Governance
4 4 (28.57%) Dependency Management
5 3 (21.43%) JIRA
5 3 (21.43%) AWS
5 3 (21.43%) Confluence
5 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
5 3 (21.43%) Retail
5 3 (21.43%) Law
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (21.43%) NHS
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) QA
6 2 (14.29%) Open Source
6 2 (14.29%) PaaS
6 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) DevOps
6 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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%) Confluence
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Fuse
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) AWS
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon GuardDuty
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) Firewall
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
1 1 (7.14%) LAN
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) WAN
1 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Bitbucket Server
2 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) JMeter
2 1 (7.14%) Selenium
2 1 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (7.14%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Law
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Public Sector
4 1 (7.14%) Police
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Programme Planner
2 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Delivery Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Programme Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Office Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) LDAP
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) RESTful
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) Velocity
1 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) NHS
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
2 1 (7.14%) CentOS
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 8 (57.14%) Project Delivery
2 7 (50.00%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Dependency Management
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Programme Governance
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 2 (14.29%) Open Source
5 2 (14.29%) Resource Allocation
5 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Analytical Thinking
6 1 (7.14%) API Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Creative Thinking
6 1 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 1 (7.14%) Java 8
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (7.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (7.14%) NCSC
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) iptables
1 1 (7.14%) KVM
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) yum
1 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
1 1 (7.14%) VMware