Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 111 104
Rank change year-on-year +33 -7 -16
Contract jobs citing PMO 33 35 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.81% 1.31% 1.68%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.21% 12.92% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 23 38
East Midlands median daily rate £419 £300 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.58% -27.71% +3.75%
10th Percentile £164 £220 £272
90th Percentile £530 £495 £525
England median daily rate £400 £383 £400
% change year-on-year +4.58% -4.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.28 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.00% - -
England median hourly rate £19.71 £21.85 £25.06
% change year-on-year -9.78% -12.82% +13.27%

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 217 271 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.88% 10.12% 9.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 142 198
East Midlands median daily rate £373 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.88% - -0.62%
10th Percentile £155 £216 £249
90th Percentile £532 £550 £578
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 14
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.78 £12.69 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.17% +1.52% -11.58%
10th Percentile £10.58 £9.41 £8.44
90th Percentile £16.40 £15.00 £27.08
England median hourly rate £21.42 £20.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +3.99% -11.11%

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 5 December 2019.

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 5 December 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
Nottinghamshire +4 12 £325 +23.81% 2
Derbyshire +9 5 £293 - 2
Northamptonshire +15 4 £419 +19.64%
Leicestershire +5 2 £170 -66.00%
Lincolnshire +2 2 - -
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for PMO.

1 14 (42.42%) Project Management
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (27.27%) ERP
3 9 (27.27%) Project Delivery
4 8 (24.24%) Change Management
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 5 (15.15%) SAP
7 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
7 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
7 5 (15.15%) Logistics
7 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (9.09%) Windows
9 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
9 3 (9.09%) Migration
9 3 (9.09%) Earned Value Management
9 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
9 3 (9.09%) Retail
9 3 (9.09%) IT Strategy
10 2 (6.06%) Resource Allocation
10 2 (6.06%) Decision-Making
10 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (6.06%) Contingency Planning
10 2 (6.06%) Release Management
10 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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 (3.03%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (18.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) 3G
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
1 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.03%) Electronic Patient Records
1 1 (3.03%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (3.03%) Public Sector
4 1 (3.03%) Publishing
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 7 (21.21%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) ERP Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Cutover Manager
4 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.09%) Coordinator
5 3 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.09%) PMO Lead
5 3 (9.09%) PMO Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (6.06%) PMO Coordinator
6 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (3.03%) Change Manager
7 1 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.03%) IT Support Technician
7 1 (3.03%) Project Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Project Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) NHS
2 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.03%) e-Health
2 1 (3.03%) FMCG
2 1 (3.03%) LIMS
2 1 (3.03%) PACS
2 1 (3.03%) PMI
2 1 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
1 3 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Project Management
2 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (27.27%) ERP
3 9 (27.27%) Project Delivery
4 8 (24.24%) Change Management
5 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.15%) Logistics
6 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
6 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (9.09%) Earned Value Management
7 3 (9.09%) IT Strategy
7 3 (9.09%) Migration
8 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.06%) Analytics
8 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.06%) Dependency Management
8 2 (6.06%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (6.06%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) CISM
1 2 (6.06%) CISSP
1 2 (6.06%) PMI Certification
1 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.03%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) PMP
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.03%) HL7
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) SAP
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
4 1 (3.03%) Epicor
4 1 (3.03%) Infor
4 1 (3.03%) McAfee
4 1 (3.03%) Sage