Period
to 16 December 2017

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 December 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.

Project Management Office (PMO)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 45 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 -1 -11
Contract jobs citing PMO 3 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.64% 1.94% 1.51%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 5.56% 18.97% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £375 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +42.86% -23.64%
10th Percentile £423 £303 £219
90th Percentile £428 £550 £331
North West median daily rate £355 £350 £380
% change year-on-year +1.43% -7.89% +22.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £21.67 £26.75 £27.17
% change year-on-year -18.97% -1.55% -5.51%

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 54 58 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 11.59% 10.21% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 29
Merseyside median daily rate £450 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -22.22% +28.57%
10th Percentile £313 £246 £197
90th Percentile £564 £562 £855
North West median daily rate £388 £400 £414
% change year-on-year -3.13% -3.38% +18.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Merseyside median hourly rate - £8.93 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -60.31% +28.57%
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £25.87 £22.50
% change year-on-year -22.70% +14.99% +28.57%

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
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 December 2017. 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 -8 3 £425 -10.53%
PMO
North West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMO 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for PMO.

1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
1 1 (33.33%) Facilities Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Lead
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mapping
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Facilities Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR