Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 79 62
Rank change year-on-year -7 -17 +7
Contract jobs citing PMO 53 71 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.77% 2.24% 2.69%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.10% 21.71% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 53 52
East Midlands median daily rate £330 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.00% -6.25% +17.65%
10th Percentile £252 £190 £250
90th Percentile £480 £465 £549
England median daily rate £400 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £17.25 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.64% +27.33% -20.54%
England median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.83
% change year-on-year - -16.14% +19.24%

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 351 327 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.71% 10.30% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 207 203
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £257 £159 £250
90th Percentile £560 £575 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 12
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.75 £18.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.08% +42.31% -7.14%
10th Percentile £8.44 £9.14 £9.33
90th Percentile £23.75 £25.00 £37.95
England median hourly rate £21.01 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% -14.00% +16.28%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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
Derbyshire +9 15 £325 +44.44% 2
Northamptonshire -1 14 £363 -12.12% 4
Nottinghamshire -6 14 £325 -13.91% 5
Leicestershire +4 12 £350 +75.00% 4
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 25 (47.17%) Project Management
2 23 (43.40%) Finance
3 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
4 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
5 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Project
6 9 (16.98%) Retail
7 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (15.09%) NHS
7 8 (15.09%) Project Governance
8 7 (13.21%) Change Management
8 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
8 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (13.21%) Programme Management
8 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
9 6 (11.32%) Oracle
9 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
9 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
9 6 (11.32%) Coaching
10 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (9.43%) Change Control
10 5 (9.43%) Resource Management
10 5 (9.43%) Defect Tracking
10 5 (9.43%) Virtual Team
10 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.43%) SAP
11 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
11 4 (7.55%) ERP
11 4 (7.55%) SQL Server

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 1 (1.89%) Confluence
1 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Microsoft Project
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (5.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.77%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.77%) iTrent
1 2 (3.77%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.89%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) LAN
1 1 (1.89%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.89%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Moq
2 1 (1.89%) NUnit
2 1 (1.89%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 23 (43.40%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.66%) Banking
5 2 (3.77%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.77%) Marketing
5 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.89%) Electronics
6 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) PMO Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Project Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Developer
7 3 (5.66%) PMO Lead
8 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Business Transformation Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) ETL Developer
8 2 (3.77%) IT Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support
8 2 (3.77%) IT Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.77%) SSAS Developer
8 2 (3.77%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.89%) .NET
1 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
1 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (1.89%) CSS
1 1 (1.89%) CSS3
1 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
1 1 (1.89%) HTML
1 1 (1.89%) HTML5
1 1 (1.89%) jQuery
1 1 (1.89%) KnockoutJS
1 1 (1.89%) LESS
1 1 (1.89%) Sass
1 1 (1.89%) WCF
1 1 (1.89%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) NHS
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.43%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.77%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) PMI
4 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.89%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (47.17%) Project Management
2 16 (30.19%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (22.64%) PRINCE2
4 8 (15.09%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (15.09%) Project Governance
5 7 (13.21%) Change Management
5 7 (13.21%) Programme Management
5 7 (13.21%) Risk Management
6 6 (11.32%) Coaching
6 6 (11.32%) Waterfall
7 5 (9.43%) Change Control
7 5 (9.43%) Defect Tracking
7 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.43%) Resource Management
8 4 (7.55%) ERP
8 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
8 4 (7.55%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.66%) Analytics
9 3 (5.66%) Dependency Management
9 3 (5.66%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
1 3 (5.66%) SQL
2 1 (1.89%) C#
2 1 (1.89%) Java
2 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.89%) MCSA
5 1 (1.89%) MCSE
5 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.89%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) P3O
2 2 (3.77%) GDPR
3 1 (1.89%) HL7
3 1 (1.89%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.89%) ISO 9002
3 1 (1.89%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle
3 5 (9.43%) SAP
4 3 (5.66%) HP
5 2 (3.77%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.77%) Tableau
5 2 (3.77%) Workday
6 1 (1.89%) Infor