Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 10 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 West > Devon
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 27 49
Rank change year-on-year -8 +22 +9
Contract jobs citing PMO 20 28 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.38% 5.09% 1.05%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 38.46% 40.58% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 3
Devon median daily rate £323 £323 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -24.12% +9.68%
10th Percentile £225 £266 £333
90th Percentile £595 £425 £475
South West median daily rate £313 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -16.53% -0.01% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Devon median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South West median hourly rate £38.00 £33.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year +12.59% -11.18% -

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 Devon with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 52 69 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 11.38% 12.55% 16.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 44 56
Devon median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £252 £264 £185
90th Percentile £595 £455 £519
South West median daily rate £438 £410 £391
% change year-on-year +6.71% +4.79% +4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Devon median hourly rate £15.50 £35.00 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.71% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £13.85 £22.48 £13.53
90th Percentile £15.75 £40.13 £39.18
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -11.18% -6.75%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Devon

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Devon over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Devon

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in Devon

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Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the Devon region over the 6 months to 10 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
Exeter -6 14 £323 -7.86% 1
Plymouth +9 1 £250 -22.00%
PMO
South West

For the 6 months to 10 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 Devon region with a requirement for PMO.

1 15 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (15.00%) Contract Negotiation
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) NHS
5 3 (15.00%) Retail
5 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.00%) Selenium
6 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (10.00%) Dependency Management
6 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.00%) Coaching
6 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (5.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DHCP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Officer
1 6 (30.00%) Project Support Officer
1 6 (30.00%) Support Officer
2 4 (20.00%) PMO Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Security Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (10.00%) PMO Officer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation Architect
5 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Contract Negotiation
3 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (15.00%) Quality Management
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Assessment
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) BDD
4 2 (10.00%) Coaching
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) Dependency Management
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.00%) Workload Management
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (10.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (5.00%) DBS Check
5 1 (5.00%) MCSA
5 1 (5.00%) MCSE
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) CA
1 1 (5.00%) HP
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) VMware