Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 13 November 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 77 66
Rank change year-on-year -3 -11 -38
Contract jobs citing PMO 61 59 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.08% 2.04% 2.88%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.53% 13.47% 20.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 40 36
Edinburgh median daily rate £325 £305 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.73% +1.50% -2.44%
10th Percentile £249 £206 £181
90th Percentile £425 £502 £438
Scotland median daily rate £325 £300 £325
% change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £23.00 - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 348 438 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 11.86% 15.15% 13.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 264 156
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £186 £209 £155
90th Percentile £554 £563 £544
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £353
% change year-on-year - +6.16% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +47.37% -14.41% -14.42%
Scotland median hourly rate £17.75 £18.63 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.70% -25.50% -28.57%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Edinburgh

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Edinburgh

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Edinburgh

PMO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for PMO.

1 31 (50.82%) Finance
2 19 (31.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Office
5 12 (19.67%) Banking
5 12 (19.67%) Planview
6 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (16.39%) Project Management
8 8 (13.11%) Migration
8 8 (13.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (13.11%) Project Governance
9 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (11.48%) SharePoint
9 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
9 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
10 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
10 6 (9.84%) Change Management
10 6 (9.84%) DevOps
11 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Project
11 5 (8.20%) Oracle
11 5 (8.20%) SQL
11 5 (8.20%) Resource Management
12 4 (6.56%) QA
12 4 (6.56%) Project Planning
12 4 (6.56%) Change Control
12 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
12 4 (6.56%) Risk Management
12 4 (6.56%) Coaching
12 4 (6.56%) User Experience
12 4 (6.56%) Programme Governance

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 7 (11.48%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (22.95%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (18.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
6 1 (1.64%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) CA PPM
1 1 (1.64%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) BGP
1 2 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (3.28%) Firewall
1 2 (3.28%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) Informix
1 3 (4.92%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
1 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.64%) InfluxDB
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) JIRA
2 2 (3.28%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.28%) Hudson
2 2 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (3.28%) Protractor
2 2 (3.28%) Selenium
2 2 (3.28%) Subversion
2 2 (3.28%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.64%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.64%) IBM UrbanCode
General
1 31 (50.82%) Finance
2 12 (19.67%) Banking
3 2 (3.28%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.64%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (45.90%) Analyst
2 27 (44.26%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) PMO Lead
4 7 (11.48%) PMO Manager
5 5 (8.20%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Senior PMO
5 5 (8.20%) Senior PMO Analyst
6 4 (6.56%) Junior
7 3 (4.92%) Administrator
7 3 (4.92%) DBA
7 3 (4.92%) Junior Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Junior PMO
7 3 (4.92%) Junior PMO Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) PMO Planner
7 3 (4.92%) Project Analyst
7 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Programme Manager
8 2 (3.28%) Quality Engineer
8 2 (3.28%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) .NET
1 2 (3.28%) HTML
2 1 (1.64%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.56%) User Experience
3 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) e-Health
5 1 (1.64%) NHS
5 1 (1.64%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.39%) Project Management
4 8 (13.11%) Migration
4 8 (13.11%) Project Governance
5 7 (11.48%) PRINCE2
6 6 (9.84%) Change Management
6 6 (9.84%) DevOps
6 6 (9.84%) Programme Management
7 5 (8.20%) Resource Management
8 4 (6.56%) Change Control
8 4 (6.56%) Coaching
8 4 (6.56%) Programme Governance
8 4 (6.56%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.56%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.92%) Business Transformation
9 3 (4.92%) Database Security
9 3 (4.92%) Decision-Making
9 3 (4.92%) Regulatory Compliance
9 3 (4.92%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) C#
2 2 (3.28%) TypeScript
3 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) CCNP
1 2 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.64%) APMP
2 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Ansible
1 1 (1.64%) Grafana
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.64%) Prometheus
1 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Planview
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) CA
4 2 (3.28%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.28%) Cisco
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.64%) SAP
5 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.64%) Talend