Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 20 August 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 67 69
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -34
Contract jobs citing PMO 38 45 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.52% 2.74% 2.02%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.32% 17.72% 14.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 30 14
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £388 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +32.48% -10.00%
10th Percentile £233 £180 £225
90th Percentile £538 £500 £523
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £325 £293
% change year-on-year +23.08% +11.11% -11.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £50.00 £26.87 -
% change year-on-year +86.12% - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 248 254 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 16.43% 15.45% 14.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 139 119
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £350 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -18.79% +23.14%
10th Percentile £200 £212 £196
90th Percentile £675 £532 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £340 £415
% change year-on-year +17.65% -18.07% +18.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 5 5
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +4.55%
10th Percentile £8.79 £13.81 £12.19
90th Percentile £14.64 £18.90 £21.45
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.50 £14.63 £20.55
% change year-on-year -7.72% -28.79% +48.37%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Milton Keynes

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Milton Keynes

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Milton Keynes

PMO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for PMO.

1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 17 (44.74%) Project Management
3 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.95%) Oracle
4 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Project
5 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2
6 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
7 7 (18.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (18.42%) Banking
7 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
8 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (15.79%) Programme Delivery
9 5 (13.16%) GitLab
9 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
9 5 (13.16%) Confluence
9 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
9 5 (13.16%) Release Management
9 5 (13.16%) JIRA
9 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
9 5 (13.16%) Unix
9 5 (13.16%) Solaris
9 5 (13.16%) Linux
10 4 (10.53%) DB2
10 4 (10.53%) IIS
10 4 (10.53%) Mainframe

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
2 5 (13.16%) Confluence
3 4 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (10.53%) IIS
3 4 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.26%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (26.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (23.68%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (18.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (13.16%) MS Visio
6 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) DB2
2 2 (5.26%) Power BI
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) GitLab
1 5 (13.16%) JIRA
2 4 (10.53%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Banking
3 4 (10.53%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.89%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Advertising
5 1 (2.63%) Legal
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) PMO Manager
3 7 (18.42%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Project Officer
4 5 (13.16%) Project Support Officer
4 5 (13.16%) Support Officer
5 4 (10.53%) Junior
5 4 (10.53%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Coordinator
6 3 (7.89%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Implementation Project Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (7.89%) Project Implementation Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.26%) PMO Lead
7 2 (5.26%) Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.53%) Mainframe
3 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) HACMP
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
1 5 (13.16%) Solaris
1 5 (13.16%) Unix
2 4 (10.53%) zOS
3 1 (2.63%) AIX
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Project Management
2 9 (23.68%) PRINCE2
3 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.79%) Matrix Organization
4 6 (15.79%) Programme Delivery
4 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (13.16%) Release Management
6 4 (10.53%) IT Governance
6 4 (10.53%) Kanban
6 4 (10.53%) Line Management
6 4 (10.53%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
6 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.26%) Change Management
8 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) Java
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) PMP
3 1 (2.63%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) GPFS
1 1 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.95%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.26%) Planview
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (2.63%) Cadence
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) Intel
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp
5 1 (2.63%) VMware