Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 August 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 80 56
Rank change year-on-year -15 -24 +25
Contract jobs citing PMO 55 63 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.93% 2.04% 2.64%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.27% 20.79% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 47 47
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +2.94% +30.77%
10th Percentile £244 £343 £264
90th Percentile £513 £525 £543
England median daily rate £400 £395 £363
% change year-on-year +1.27% +8.97% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.28 - -
England median hourly rate £21.50 £25.12 £20.39
% change year-on-year -14.41% +23.20% +13.28%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 338 303 357
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.86% 9.80% 11.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 182 212
East Midlands median daily rate £413 £406 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.54% -3.56% +5.31%
10th Percentile £245 £232 £263
90th Percentile £593 £538 £605
England median daily rate £450 £450 £420
% change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 18 26
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £40.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.50% +100.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £10.07 £10.59 £8.76
90th Percentile £39.15 £52.50 £76.75
England median hourly rate £22.75 £20.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.35% -10.00% +5.52%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the East Midlands

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in the East Midlands

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in the East Midlands

PMO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in the East Midlands

PMO
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 August 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
Nottinghamshire +6 22 £298 -36.53% 6
Northamptonshire -23 18 £340 -22.29%
Leicestershire +8 4 £513 +2.50% 1
Derbyshire +5 4 £295 -23.87% 1
Lincolnshire - 3 £290 - 1
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PMO.

1 27 (49.09%) Project Management
2 22 (40.00%) Finance
3 21 (38.18%) PRINCE2
4 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (14.55%) Retail
7 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (12.73%) Programme Management
7 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (12.73%) NHS
7 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (12.73%) Change Control
8 6 (10.91%) Project Governance
8 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
8 6 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (10.91%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 6 (10.91%) Innovative Thinking
8 6 (10.91%) Scrum
8 6 (10.91%) Banking
9 5 (9.09%) Change Management
9 5 (9.09%) JIRA
9 5 (9.09%) QA
9 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 5 (9.09%) PMI Certification
9 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (9.09%) Windows
9 5 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (7.27%) Office 365

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (3.64%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.82%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.82%) git-flow
3 1 (1.82%) MSTest
3 1 (1.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Retail
3 6 (10.91%) Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Marketing
5 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (25.45%) Project Manager
2 6 (10.91%) Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) Consultant
4 4 (7.27%) IT Manager
4 4 (7.27%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (7.27%) PMO Consultant
4 4 (7.27%) PMO Lead
4 4 (7.27%) PMO Officer
5 3 (5.45%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Project Officer
5 3 (5.45%) Service Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Support Officer
6 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Coordinator
6 2 (3.64%) Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Security Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) .NET
1 2 (3.64%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET
1 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (3.64%) CSS
1 2 (3.64%) HTML
1 2 (3.64%) jQuery
2 1 (1.82%) .NET Core
2 1 (1.82%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.82%) CSS3
2 1 (1.82%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.82%) HTML5
2 1 (1.82%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (1.82%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (1.82%) Ninject
2 1 (1.82%) React
2 1 (1.82%) Redux
2 1 (1.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) NHS
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.27%) PMI
4 3 (5.45%) Credit Risk
4 3 (5.45%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.82%) iSeries
6 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.64%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (49.09%) Project Management
2 21 (38.18%) PRINCE2
3 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.73%) Change Control
4 7 (12.73%) Programme Management
4 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.91%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (10.91%) Innovative Thinking
5 6 (10.91%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 6 (10.91%) Project Governance
5 6 (10.91%) Scrum
5 6 (10.91%) Waterfall
6 5 (9.09%) Change Management
6 5 (9.09%) Proactive Monitoring
6 5 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (7.27%) Decision-Making
7 4 (7.27%) PRINCE
8 3 (5.45%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) C#
2 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) C
3 1 (1.82%) Java
3 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 2 (3.64%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.82%) APMP
3 1 (1.82%) ISEB
3 1 (1.82%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.82%) MCSA
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.82%) GDPR
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.82%) ISO 9002
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.82%) arcserve
2 1 (1.82%) Dell
2 1 (1.82%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.82%) HP
2 1 (1.82%) IBM
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle
2 1 (1.82%) SAP
2 1 (1.82%) VMware