Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 91 57
Rank change year-on-year +19 -34 +34
Contract jobs citing PMO 72 58 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.47% 1.94% 2.66%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 19.35% 17.31% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 40 41
East Midlands median daily rate £328 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.82% -10.59% -
10th Percentile £244 £200 £263
90th Percentile £513 £538 £600
England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.64 - £13.60
10th Percentile £11.25 - £12.89
90th Percentile £18.28 - £14.30
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -8.70% +21.05% +8.96%

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 372 335 382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 12.75% 11.22% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 197 215
East Midlands median daily rate £414 £379 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.31% -6.54% +3.85%
10th Percentile £245 £176 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £602
England median daily rate £450 £450 £410
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 21
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.75 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.00% +25.00% +60.00%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.47 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £76.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £22.84
% change year-on-year +9.76% -10.23% +11.39%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 27 £298 -2.22% 1
Northamptonshire +4 26 £340 -24.44%
Leicestershire +12 10 £350 -
Derbyshire +3 5 £295 +31.11%
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 2
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 29 (40.28%) Finance
2 28 (38.89%) Project Management
3 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (27.78%) PRINCE2
5 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
6 14 (19.44%) NHS
6 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (19.44%) Retail
7 13 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
8 10 (13.89%) Change Control
8 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
9 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (11.11%) Programme Management
11 7 (9.72%) Scrum
11 7 (9.72%) Change Management
11 7 (9.72%) Windows
11 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Project
11 7 (9.72%) JIRA
12 6 (8.33%) Project Planning
12 6 (8.33%) Project Governance
12 6 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
12 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
12 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
12 6 (8.33%) Innovative Thinking

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 3 (4.17%) Confluence
2 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.39%) iTrent
2 1 (1.39%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.39%) Primavera
2 1 (1.39%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.94%) Office 365
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) SaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) LAN
1 1 (1.39%) SMS
1 1 (1.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) JIRA
2 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) git-flow
3 1 (1.39%) Moq
3 1 (1.39%) MSTest
3 1 (1.39%) NUnit
3 1 (1.39%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 29 (40.28%) Finance
2 14 (19.44%) Retail
3 5 (6.94%) Marketing
4 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.39%) Electronics
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Analyst
1 17 (23.61%) Project Manager
2 13 (18.06%) PMO Analyst
3 6 (8.33%) Developer
4 5 (6.94%) Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) IT Manager
5 4 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (5.56%) PMO Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) PMO Manager
6 3 (4.17%) .NET Developer
6 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (4.17%) C# Developer
6 3 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) IT Engineer
6 3 (4.17%) PMO Lead
6 3 (4.17%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) .NET
1 3 (4.17%) .NET Framework
1 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 3 (4.17%) CSS
1 3 (4.17%) HTML
1 3 (4.17%) jQuery
2 2 (2.78%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (2.78%) CSS3
2 2 (2.78%) Entity Framework
2 2 (2.78%) HTML5
2 2 (2.78%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (2.78%) WCF
2 2 (2.78%) WinForms
3 1 (1.39%) LESS
3 1 (1.39%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (1.39%) Ninject
3 1 (1.39%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) NHS
2 9 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.56%) PMI
4 3 (4.17%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.78%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.78%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.39%) iSeries
6 1 (1.39%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.39%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.72%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.17%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (38.89%) Project Management
2 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (13.89%) Change Control
5 10 (13.89%) Waterfall
6 9 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 8 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 8 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.72%) Change Management
8 7 (9.72%) Scrum
9 6 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
9 6 (8.33%) Innovative Thinking
9 6 (8.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 6 (8.33%) Proactive Monitoring
9 6 (8.33%) Project Governance
9 6 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.94%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) SQL
2 3 (4.17%) C#
2 3 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.39%) C
3 1 (1.39%) Java
3 1 (1.39%) VB
3 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.78%) MCSA
2 2 (2.78%) MCSE
2 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.39%) ISEB
3 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.39%) PMP
3 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) GDPR
2 2 (2.78%) SLA
3 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.39%) HL7
3 1 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.39%) ISO 9002
3 1 (1.39%) TickIT
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle
3 3 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.39%) arcserve
5 1 (1.39%) Dell
5 1 (1.39%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (1.39%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.39%) HP
5 1 (1.39%) IBM
5 1 (1.39%) Infor
5 1 (1.39%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.39%) VMware
5 1 (1.39%) Workday