Period
to 24 March 2019

The median contractor rate for a PMO Lead was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 24 March 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Leader
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
24 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 111 97 79
Rank change year-on-year -14 -18 -
Contract jobs requiring a PMO Lead 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.13% 0.077% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.080% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Glasgow median daily rate £420 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.73% -29.03% -
10th Percentile £410 £238 £369
90th Percentile £430 £313 £406
Scotland median daily rate £420 £300 £363
% change year-on-year +40.00% -17.24% -8.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,429 1,254 988
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.46% 96.39% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 737 530
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.90% +2.14%
10th Percentile £225 £260 £180
90th Percentile £550 £488 £488
Scotland median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 26 22
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 £25.25 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.59% +58.90% -49.15%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.70 £10.58
90th Percentile £33.75 £38.75 £38.68
Scotland median hourly rate £17.70 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -9.23% +14.71% -22.73%

PMO Lead
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured PMO Lead in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for PMO Lead in Glasgow

PMO Lead
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO Lead in Glasgow

PMO Lead Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 March 2019, PMO Lead contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region featuring PMO Lead in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) PMP
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

PMO Lead Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Critical Path Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Management
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) PMO