Period
to 22 July 2019

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 22 July 2019 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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 39 43
Rank change year-on-year -18 +4 -
Contract jobs citing PMO 9 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.38% 3.02% 3.52%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 31.03% 25.86% 22.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 13
Devon median daily rate £325 £363 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +9.85% -
10th Percentile £294 £270 £272
90th Percentile £385 £485 £430
South West median daily rate £325 £356 £300
% change year-on-year -8.77% +18.75% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Devon median hourly rate - £140.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +300.00% -
South West median hourly rate £48.65 £78.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year -38.22% +125.00% -6.67%

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 29 58 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 4.46% 11.69% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 31 70
Devon median daily rate £420 £368 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.13% +0.13%
10th Percentile £308 £269 £294
90th Percentile £518 £488 £476
South West median daily rate £419 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +1.52% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 9
Devon median hourly rate - £15.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -55.71% +48.94%
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year - +21.43% -16.67%

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 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

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 22 July 2019. 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 -16 4 £313 -13.79%
Plymouth - 3 £375 -
PMO
South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, 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 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Statistics
4 2 (22.22%) MS Project Server
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (22.22%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (11.11%) Technology Roadmap
5 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 1 (11.11%) NHS
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
5 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 1 (11.11%) pSOS
5 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Migration

PMO
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 2 (22.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) PMO Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Officer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Support Officer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Officer
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Statistics
3 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 1 (11.11%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Dependency Management
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Technology Roadmap
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft