Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 98 94 90
Rank change year-on-year -4 -4 -17
Contract jobs citing PMO 39 50 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.58% 1.69% 1.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 16.32% 15.53% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 30 43
East Midlands median daily rate £310 £328 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.42% -15.48% -3.13%
10th Percentile £183 £250 £200
90th Percentile £483 £488 £462
England median daily rate £378 £400 £358
% change year-on-year -5.63% +11.89% -4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.85 £13.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.50% -24.64% +27.33%
10th Percentile £13.38 £13.00 £16.23
90th Percentile £14.00 £13.00 £18.48
England median hourly rate £24.42 £24.56 £21.50
% change year-on-year -0.56% +14.23% -18.87%

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 239 322 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 9.70% 10.89% 9.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 212 185
East Midlands median daily rate £386 £399 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.20% -0.31% -
10th Percentile £205 £250 £164
90th Percentile £550 £584 £625
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 15
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.75 £13.00 £12.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.92% +5.91% -1.80%
10th Percentile £9.58 £8.44 £8.46
90th Percentile £15.00 £19.43 £30.25
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.60 £23.34
% change year-on-year -1.72% -11.74% -3.67%

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 January 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 21 January 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
Northamptonshire -5 16 £328 -25.14% 2
Nottinghamshire +10 11 £263 -19.23% 2
Leicestershire +10 5 £500 +42.86% 2
Derbyshire -6 3 £130 -60.00% 2
Lincolnshire - 2 £290 -
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 16 (41.03%) Project Management
2 13 (33.33%) Finance
3 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (28.21%) Project Governance
5 10 (25.64%) Retail
5 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (23.08%) NHS
7 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
7 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.38%) Scrum
8 6 (15.38%) JIRA
8 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
8 6 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
8 6 (15.38%) Workshop Facilitation
9 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
9 5 (12.82%) Windows
9 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Project
10 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
11 3 (7.69%) Change Management
11 3 (7.69%) Logistics
11 3 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
11 3 (7.69%) Coaching
11 3 (7.69%) Windows 10
12 2 (5.13%) SOLID

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 (5.13%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.56%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Apigee
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
1 1 (2.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) 3G
1 2 (5.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) VLAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) JIRA
2 3 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) Moq
3 2 (5.13%) NUnit
4 1 (2.56%) Artifactory
4 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
General
1 13 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.56%) Law
4 1 (2.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Analyst
1 8 (20.51%) PMO Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) PMO Lead
3 3 (7.69%) Project Analyst
3 3 (7.69%) Project Management Officer
3 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Project Officer
4 2 (5.13%) .NET Developer
4 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
4 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Excel Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) HR Manager
4 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) PMO Officer
4 2 (5.13%) PMO Support Analyst
4 2 (5.13%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
1 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
1 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 2 (5.13%) CSS
1 2 (5.13%) CSS3
1 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
1 2 (5.13%) HTML5
1 2 (5.13%) jQuery
1 2 (5.13%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (5.13%) LESS
1 2 (5.13%) Sass
1 2 (5.13%) WCF
1 2 (5.13%) WinForms
2 1 (2.56%) Flash
2 1 (2.56%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) NHS
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (41.03%) Project Management
2 12 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.21%) Project Governance
4 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (17.95%) PRINCE2
6 6 (15.38%) Portfolio Management
6 6 (15.38%) Scrum
6 6 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 6 (15.38%) Workshop Facilitation
7 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.69%) Change Management
9 3 (7.69%) Coaching
9 3 (7.69%) Logistics
10 2 (5.13%) Analytics
10 2 (5.13%) Line Management
10 2 (5.13%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.13%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (5.13%) Software Audit
10 2 (5.13%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C#
1 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
1 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
1 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
2 1 (2.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) PMP
1 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.56%) APMP
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.13%) ISO 9002
1 2 (5.13%) TickIT
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) McAfee
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards