The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for P3O skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited P3O over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
England / London
Rank 399 427 407
Rank change year-on-year +28 -20  
Contract jobs citing P3O 7 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.036% 0.041% 0.057%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 0.30% 0.37% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 9
Median daily rate £525 £350 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -25.53%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £295 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £390 £552
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £406 £475
% change year-on-year -18.15% -14.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

P3O is in the quality assurance and compliance skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills.

Contract Quality Assurance & Compliance Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance and compliance skills 2349 2411 2370
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.20% 10.89% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1661 1697 1664
Median daily rate £500 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £278 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £624
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 33 17
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.12 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.30% +1.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.04 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £34.00 £136.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.90 £41.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -51.46% +41.37%  

P3O
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing P3O as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

Job vacancy trend for P3O in London

P3O
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing P3O in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for P3O in London

P3O
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing P3O in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for P3O in London

P3O
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing P3O within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £650 - 1
P3O
England

P3O
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing P3O also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for P3O.

1 14 (93.33%) PRINCE2
2 11 (73.33%) Project Management
3 10 (66.67%) PMP
4 9 (60.00%) MS Project
4 9 (60.00%) MS Visio
4 9 (60.00%) PMO
5 7 (46.67%) Change Control
5 7 (46.67%) MS Office
5 7 (46.67%) PMI Certification
6 6 (40.00%) Practice Management
6 6 (40.00%) Legal
6 6 (40.00%) Degree
6 6 (40.00%) PMI
6 6 (40.00%) APMP
7 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
7 5 (33.33%) Dependency Management
7 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
7 5 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (33.33%) Primavera
7 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
8 3 (20.00%) Migration
8 3 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
9 2 (13.33%) Dashboard Development
9 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (13.33%) Information Security
9 2 (13.33%) Billing
9 2 (13.33%) Information Management
9 2 (13.33%) General Ledger

P3O
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Project
1 9 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 7 (46.67%) MS Office
3 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 5 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 6 (40.00%) Legal
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Billing
3 2 (13.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Data Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Data Migration Lead
2 2 (13.33%) Data Migration Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Lead Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Migration Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Migration Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Risk Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Security Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Planview Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Manager
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Planner
3 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Programme Planner
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) PMI
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) PRINCE2
2 11 (73.33%) Project Management
3 7 (46.67%) Change Control
4 6 (40.00%) Practice Management
5 5 (33.33%) Dependency Management
5 5 (33.33%) Programme Management
6 3 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (20.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (13.33%) Dashboard Development
7 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Information Management
7 2 (13.33%) Information Security
7 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 1 (6.67%) Coaching
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Line Management
8 1 (6.67%) People Management
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) PMP
2 7 (46.67%) PMI Certification
3 6 (40.00%) APMP
3 6 (40.00%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (60.00%) PMO
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Planview
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