Period
to 16 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 16 July 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)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 58 54
Rank change year-on-year +30 -4 -18
Contract jobs citing PMO 15 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 3.35% 0.63% 1.20%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 28.85% 5.80% 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 4
Merseyside median daily rate £325 £388 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +47.62% +5.00%
10th Percentile £213 £294 £189
90th Percentile £504 £474 £471
North West median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £32.82 £35.04 £20.39
% change year-on-year -6.34% +71.82% -37.38%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 52 69 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 11.61% 10.83% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 36 25
Merseyside median daily rate £369 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.81% +14.29% -19.08%
10th Percentile £224 £303 £211
90th Percentile £536 £619 £510
North West median daily rate £401 £388 £381
% change year-on-year +3.35% +1.84% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate £15.25 - -
North West median hourly rate £28.00 £15.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year +83.61% -59.33% +82.93%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Merseyside

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Merseyside

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Merseyside over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Merseyside

PMO
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 16 July 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
Liverpool +22 11 £288 -25.81% 2
Bootle - 2 - -
PMO
North West

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for PMO.

1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
3 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
3 4 (26.67%) Contingency Planning
3 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
4 3 (20.00%) GDPR
4 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 3 (20.00%) Finance
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Information Management
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (6.67%) Decision-Making
6 1 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Budget Control
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (6.67%) BPMN
6 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (6.67%) C
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.67%) SMS

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (26.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 3 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Junior
5 1 (6.67%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Change Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Change Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) GDPR Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) IT Procurement Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Contingency Planning
2 4 (26.67%) IT Strategy
2 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
3 3 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (13.33%) Information Management
4 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) BPMN
5 1 (6.67%) Budget Control
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft