Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 June 2022 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 > London
6 months to
28 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 148 220 226
Rank change year-on-year +72 +6 -9
Contract jobs citing PMO 765 346 185
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.96% 1.29% 1.07%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.66% 10.58% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 245 128
10th Percentile £300 £281 £254
25th Percentile £405 £360 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £450 £475
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +11.76%
75th Percentile £650 £556 £575
90th Percentile £763 £659 £638
England median daily rate £500 £422 £425
% change year-on-year +18.48% -0.71% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 4 0
10th Percentile £21.00 £13.73 -
25th Percentile £39.75 £14.06 -
Median hourly rate £44.50 £16.00 -
Median % change year-on-year +178.13% - -
75th Percentile £49.25 £26.63 -
90th Percentile - £40.80 -
England median hourly rate £44.50 £20.62 £19.69
% change year-on-year +115.81% +4.72% -33.25%

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 London with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 4,884 3,269 1,917
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.48% 12.18% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,458 2,236 1,336
10th Percentile £355 £321 £300
25th Percentile £456 £413 £401
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £520 £500
Median % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% -
75th Percentile £675 £620 £583
90th Percentile £775 £696 £650
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 28 37
10th Percentile £18.25 £14.18 £15.77
25th Percentile £23.51 £19.38 £19.99
Median hourly rate £44.50 £21.75 £31.72
Median % change year-on-year +104.60% -31.43% +51.84%
75th Percentile £49.25 £32.13 £45.00
90th Percentile £68.75 £38.83 £54.65
England median hourly rate £27.00 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +28.57% -8.70% +2.22%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing PMO as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in London

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PMO in London.

Daily rate trend for PMO in London

PMO
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PMO in London over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for PMO in London

PMO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PMO in London.

Hourly rate trend for PMO in London

PMO
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing PMO in London over the 6 months to 28 June 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for PMO in London

PMO
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 PMO within the London region over the 6 months to 28 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London +31 121 £573 +14.50% 12
South London - 18 £466 -
West London -6 15 £618 +21.67% 3
East London -4 7 £525 +62.79% 5
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for PMO.

1 374 (48.89%) Finance
2 321 (41.96%) Project Management
3 260 (33.99%) Agile
4 241 (31.50%) Social Skills
5 182 (23.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 146 (19.08%) Project Delivery
7 136 (17.78%) Microsoft
8 132 (17.25%) Microsoft Excel
9 119 (15.56%) PRINCE2
9 119 (15.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 102 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
11 95 (12.42%) Banking
12 94 (12.29%) Change Management
13 87 (11.37%) Security Cleared
14 84 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
15 82 (10.72%) Microsoft Office
15 82 (10.72%) Programme Management
16 77 (10.07%) JIRA
17 74 (9.67%) Project Governance
18 73 (9.54%) Risk Management
19 72 (9.41%) Waterfall
20 70 (9.15%) SC Cleared
21 66 (8.63%) Scrum
22 65 (8.50%) Problem-Solving
23 62 (8.10%) PMI Certification
24 61 (7.97%) Continuous Improvement
25 60 (7.84%) Project Planning
26 59 (7.71%) Migration
27 56 (7.32%) SharePoint
28 55 (7.19%) Presentation Skills

PMO
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 56 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 27 (3.53%) Confluence
3 3 (0.39%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.13%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.13%) TPMS
Applications
1 132 (17.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 119 (15.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 102 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
4 82 (10.72%) Microsoft Office
5 23 (3.01%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.13%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (0.78%) CA PPM
2 4 (0.52%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.26%) SAP IBP
3 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.26%) Workday HCM
4 1 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.13%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.13%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.13%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 31 (4.05%) Azure
2 22 (2.88%) Microsoft 365
3 17 (2.22%) Power Platform
4 12 (1.57%) AWS
5 8 (1.05%) Azure DevOps
6 3 (0.39%) Smartsheet
7 2 (0.26%) Lucidchart
7 2 (0.26%) PaaS
7 2 (0.26%) PowerApps
7 2 (0.26%) SaaS
7 2 (0.26%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 1 (0.13%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 1 (0.13%) Basecamp
8 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.13%) Google Docs
8 1 (0.13%) IaaS
8 1 (0.13%) Power Automate
8 1 (0.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.13%) SAP Commerce Cloud
8 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (0.65%) Network Security
2 2 (0.26%) DHCP
2 2 (0.26%) DNS
2 2 (0.26%) IMAP
3 1 (0.13%) 4G
3 1 (0.13%) 5G
3 1 (0.13%) Broadband
3 1 (0.13%) Internet
3 1 (0.13%) LAN
3 1 (0.13%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (0.13%) VPN
3 1 (0.13%) WAN
3 1 (0.13%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (2.09%) Power BI
2 6 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (0.78%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.26%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (0.26%) Big Data
3 2 (0.26%) Pentaho
3 2 (0.26%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.13%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.13%) DB2
4 1 (0.13%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.13%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.13%) Lumira
4 1 (0.13%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.13%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.13%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.13%) ThoughtSpot
Development Applications
1 77 (10.07%) JIRA
2 3 (0.39%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.26%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.26%) Cypress.io
3 2 (0.26%) Maven
3 2 (0.26%) Selenium
4 1 (0.13%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.13%) TestPartner
4 1 (0.13%) VersionOne
General
1 374 (48.89%) Finance
2 241 (31.50%) Social Skills
3 95 (12.42%) Banking
4 84 (10.98%) Analytical Skills
5 55 (7.19%) Presentation Skills
6 44 (5.75%) Influencing Skills
6 44 (5.75%) Public Sector
7 42 (5.49%) Front Office
8 39 (5.10%) Organisational Skills
9 38 (4.97%) Investment Banking
10 37 (4.84%) Retail
11 26 (3.40%) Local Government
12 22 (2.88%) Aviation
13 21 (2.75%) Telecoms
14 18 (2.35%) Marketing
15 13 (1.70%) Inclusion and Diversity
16 10 (1.31%) Legal
17 9 (1.18%) Financial Institution
17 9 (1.18%) Manufacturing
18 8 (1.05%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 166 (21.70%) Analyst
2 139 (18.17%) PMO Analyst
3 132 (17.25%) Project Manager
4 75 (9.80%) PMO Lead
5 72 (9.41%) PMO Manager
6 63 (8.24%) Senior PMO
7 54 (7.06%) Developer
8 43 (5.62%) Project Officer
9 33 (4.31%) Java Developer
10 27 (3.53%) Business Analyst
11 26 (3.40%) Senior Analyst
12 25 (3.27%) Senior PMO Analyst
13 24 (3.14%) Programme Manager
14 22 (2.88%) Financial Analyst
14 22 (2.88%) Infrastructure Manager
15 21 (2.75%) IT Manager
15 21 (2.75%) Junior
15 21 (2.75%) Senior Manager
15 21 (2.75%) Service Analyst
16 19 (2.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.44%) .NET
2 5 (0.65%) AngularJS
3 3 (0.39%) Velocity
4 2 (0.26%) ADO
4 2 (0.26%) HTML
4 2 (0.26%) Node.js
4 2 (0.26%) React
4 2 (0.26%) WPF
5 1 (0.13%) EDI
5 1 (0.13%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 35 (4.58%) Management Information System
2 29 (3.79%) Data Centre
3 24 (3.14%) PMI
4 22 (2.88%) Kinect
5 18 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (2.09%) Fixed Income
7 14 (1.83%) Virtual Team
8 9 (1.18%) Data Protection Act
8 9 (1.18%) User Experience
9 8 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.05%) NHS
10 6 (0.78%) Renewable Energy
11 5 (0.65%) FMCG
11 5 (0.65%) Reinsurance
11 5 (0.65%) SWIFT
12 4 (0.52%) Derivative
12 4 (0.52%) Housing Association
13 3 (0.39%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (1.83%) Linux
2 12 (1.57%) Windows
3 7 (0.92%) Unix
4 5 (0.65%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.13%) AIX
5 1 (0.13%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (41.96%) Project Management
2 260 (33.99%) Agile
3 182 (23.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 146 (19.08%) Project Delivery
5 119 (15.56%) PRINCE2
6 94 (12.29%) Change Management
7 82 (10.72%) Programme Management
8 74 (9.67%) Project Governance
9 73 (9.54%) Risk Management
10 72 (9.41%) Waterfall
11 66 (8.63%) Scrum
12 65 (8.50%) Problem-Solving
13 61 (7.97%) Continuous Improvement
14 60 (7.84%) Project Planning
15 59 (7.71%) Migration
16 50 (6.54%) Decision-Making
17 46 (6.01%) Business Case
18 39 (5.10%) Cybersecurity
18 39 (5.10%) Portfolio Management
19 34 (4.44%) Scaled Agile Framework
Programming Languages
1 42 (5.49%) Java
2 24 (3.14%) SQL
3 14 (1.83%) Python
4 11 (1.44%) C
5 8 (1.05%) VB
5 8 (1.05%) VBScript
6 5 (0.65%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.52%) Bash
7 4 (0.52%) C++
7 4 (0.52%) Perl
7 4 (0.52%) R
7 4 (0.52%) VBA
8 2 (0.26%) C#
8 2 (0.26%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.13%) ABAP
9 1 (0.13%) Ada
9 1 (0.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 87 (11.37%) Security Cleared
2 70 (9.15%) SC Cleared
3 62 (8.10%) PMI Certification
4 51 (6.67%) PMP
5 37 (4.84%) APMP
6 24 (3.14%) Degree
7 8 (1.05%) CTC Cleared
8 6 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.65%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.39%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.26%) ACCA
11 2 (0.26%) CIMA
11 2 (0.26%) CISM
11 2 (0.26%) CISSP
11 2 (0.26%) ISEB
11 2 (0.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.26%) MRICS
11 2 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.14%) QA
2 9 (1.18%) P3O
3 8 (1.05%) NIST
4 6 (0.78%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.52%) GDPR
5 4 (0.52%) IFRS
5 4 (0.52%) IFRS 17
6 2 (0.26%) SLA
7 1 (0.13%) Accessibility
7 1 (0.13%) EMIR
7 1 (0.13%) GRC
7 1 (0.13%) HL7
7 1 (0.13%) MiFID
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.13%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.13%) ITRS Geneos
2 1 (0.13%) QRadar
2 1 (0.13%) vRealize
2 1 (0.13%) VxRail
Vendors
1 136 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 14 (1.83%) SAP
3 8 (1.05%) Salesforce.com
3 8 (1.05%) Splunk
4 7 (0.92%) Cadence
4 7 (0.92%) Cisco
5 6 (0.78%) Anaplan
5 6 (0.78%) IBM
6 5 (0.65%) Ariba
6 5 (0.65%) Oracle
6 5 (0.65%) Sybase
7 4 (0.52%) Adaptive Insights
7 4 (0.52%) CheckPoint
7 4 (0.52%) Citrix
7 4 (0.52%) Planview
7 4 (0.52%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.39%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.39%) Civica
8 3 (0.39%) Google
8 3 (0.39%) Pardot