Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 11 December 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 of England
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 121 120 108
Rank change year-on-year -1 -12 +31
Contract jobs citing PMO 87 91 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.75% 1.78% 1.80%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 14.52% 13.04% 16.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 61 57
East of England median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £212
90th Percentile £557 £488 £543
England median daily rate £385 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.00% -7.41% -34.07%
England median hourly rate £21.50 £25.06 £22.13
% change year-on-year -14.21% +13.27% -19.55%

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 of England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 599 698 531
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 12.02% 13.67% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 364 296
East of England median daily rate £423 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.73% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £173 £225 £183
90th Percentile £588 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 57 44
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.00% -31.97% +47.00%
10th Percentile £10.57 £10.40 £12.15
90th Percentile £47.58 £47.50 £47.35
England median hourly rate £20.08 £20.60 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.55% -8.44% +2.27%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the East of England

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in the East of England

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in the East of England over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in the East of England

PMO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in the East of England

PMO
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Hertfordshire -10 24 £375 -6.25% 6
Cambridgeshire +23 22 £470 +27.89% 3
Essex -10 15 £450 +24.14% 1
Suffolk 0 13 £525 +43.84%
Bedfordshire -2 10 £470 +27.03% 3
Norfolk +8 3 £438 - 5
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 of England region with a requirement for PMO.

1 41 (47.13%) Project Management
2 35 (40.23%) Finance
3 25 (28.74%) PRINCE2
4 20 (22.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Project
7 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
8 13 (14.94%) Programme Management
9 12 (13.79%) ITIL
10 11 (12.64%) Project Governance
11 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Excel
12 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
12 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
12 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
12 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
13 8 (9.20%) Matrix Organization
13 8 (9.20%) QA
13 8 (9.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 8 (9.20%) Degree
14 7 (8.05%) Information Security
14 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (8.05%) ERP
14 7 (8.05%) Risk Management
14 7 (8.05%) Change Management
14 7 (8.05%) ITSM
14 7 (8.05%) Change Control
14 7 (8.05%) Confluence
15 6 (6.90%) Portfolio Management
15 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
15 6 (6.90%) PMP

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 7 (8.05%) Confluence
3 2 (2.30%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (9.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.15%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Cisco Wireless
1 2 (2.30%) Firewall
1 2 (2.30%) SAN
1 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.45%) Power BI
2 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.15%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.15%) Big Data
3 1 (1.15%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (4.60%) JIRA
2 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
General
1 35 (40.23%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Retail
3 2 (2.30%) Billing
3 2 (2.30%) Law
3 2 (2.30%) Legal
3 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.15%) Banking
4 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.15%) Local Government
4 1 (1.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (31.03%) Analyst
2 23 (26.44%) PMO Analyst
3 18 (20.69%) Project Manager
4 10 (11.49%) PMO Lead
4 10 (11.49%) PMO Manager
5 6 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
5 6 (6.90%) Senior Manager
5 6 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
6 5 (5.75%) Programme Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) PMO Project Manager
7 4 (4.60%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (4.60%) Software Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.45%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.45%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (3.45%) Senior PMO
8 3 (3.45%) Software Delivery Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
1 3 (3.45%) NHS
1 3 (3.45%) PMI
2 2 (2.30%) Life Science
2 2 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.15%) FMCG
3 1 (1.15%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.15%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.45%) Windows
1 3 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (47.13%) Project Management
2 25 (28.74%) PRINCE2
3 20 (22.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (21.84%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.94%) Programme Management
6 12 (13.79%) ITIL
7 11 (12.64%) Project Governance
8 8 (9.20%) Matrix Organization
9 7 (8.05%) Change Control
9 7 (8.05%) Change Management
9 7 (8.05%) ERP
9 7 (8.05%) Information Security
9 7 (8.05%) ITSM
9 7 (8.05%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.90%) Business Analysis
10 6 (6.90%) Mentoring
10 6 (6.90%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (6.90%) Project Planning
10 6 (6.90%) Resource Management
11 5 (5.75%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.30%) C
2 1 (1.15%) ABAP
2 1 (1.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 9 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.20%) Degree
3 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (6.90%) PMI Certification
4 6 (6.90%) PMP
5 3 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.15%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.30%) GDPR
4 1 (1.15%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
1 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (2.30%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.30%) Cisco
2 2 (2.30%) SAP
2 2 (2.30%) Sony
2 2 (2.30%) VMware
3 1 (1.15%) Alteryx
3 1 (1.15%) Apple
3 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.15%) DocuSign
3 1 (1.15%) HP
3 1 (1.15%) IBM
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle
3 1 (1.15%) Tableau