Period
to 16 December 2017

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 16 December 2017 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
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 50 57
Rank change year-on-year +22 +7 -7
Contract jobs citing PMO 25 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.84% 1.05% 1.00%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 43.10% 6.67% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 6
Devon median daily rate £350 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +9.68% +49.76%
10th Percentile £266 £333 £331
90th Percentile £425 £475 £530
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £33.75 £38.00 -
% change year-on-year -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 58 75 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 11.24% 15.72% 19.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 55 106
Devon median daily rate £375 £350 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.04% -2.61%
10th Percentile £253 £185 £275
90th Percentile £463 £520 £514
South West median daily rate £410 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +3.54% +5.60% -5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £26.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year -7.89% -6.75% +3.82%

PMO
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

PMO
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

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Devon over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Devon

PMO
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 16 December 2017. 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 +21 18 £350 -25.93%
Plymouth 0 4 £321 -14.53%
PMO
South West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Devon region with a requirement for PMO.

1 19 (76.00%) PRINCE2
2 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (32.00%) Dependency Management
4 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 4 (16.00%) Local Government
6 4 (16.00%) Data Management
6 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
6 4 (16.00%) SDLC
6 4 (16.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (16.00%) User Experience
6 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (12.00%) Feasibility Study
7 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.00%) Finance
7 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) ERP
7 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (8.00%) HND
8 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (8.00%) Degree
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management

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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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Local Government
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Project Officer
1 11 (44.00%) Project Support Officer
1 11 (44.00%) Support Officer
2 6 (24.00%) PMO Manager
3 5 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) PMO Officer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) Head of PMO
6 1 (4.00%) Planning Manager
6 1 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) PMO Planning Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Planning Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (32.00%) Dependency Management
3 7 (28.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (16.00%) Data Management
4 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) SDLC
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) ERP
5 3 (12.00%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (8.00%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Change Control
7 1 (4.00%) Portfolio Management
7 1 (4.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (64.00%) SC Cleared
1 16 (64.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) HND
3 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft