Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 19 November 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)
England > North East
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 51 118
Rank change year-on-year -27 +67 -38
Contract jobs citing PMO 28 50 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.19% 4.11% 1.87%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.42% 25.91% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 38 42
North East median daily rate £338 £375 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +33.93% -26.56%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £203
90th Percentile £488 £521 £600
England median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
North East median hourly rate - £14.50 -
England median hourly rate £28.79 £25.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year +15.14% +14.94% -16.27%

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 the North East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 152 193 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 11.90% 15.87% 17.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 136 336
North East median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +15.38% -23.53%
10th Percentile £297 £218 £211
90th Percentile £650 £556 £518
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 21
North East median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% -37.50% +86.67%
10th Percentile £14.77 £13.50 £8.50
90th Percentile £38.65 £24.38 £29.25
England median hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £22.67
% change year-on-year +10.00% -11.77% +4.63%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in the North East

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in the North East

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in the North East over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in the North East

PMO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in the North East

PMO
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 November 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
Tyne and Wear +1 20 £350 -17.65% 2
Durham -15 6 £313 -21.88% 3
Northumberland - 1 £275 -
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 North East region with a requirement for PMO.

1 11 (39.29%) Project Management
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) Finance
3 5 (17.86%) Financial Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
5 3 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) Change Control
5 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) JIRA
6 2 (7.14%) Project Governance
6 2 (7.14%) Time Management
6 2 (7.14%) Document Management
6 2 (7.14%) Critical Path Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Migration
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (7.14%) ERP
6 2 (7.14%) Dependency Management
6 2 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
6 2 (7.14%) Defect Management
6 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (17.86%) Analyst
1 5 (17.86%) PMO Analyst
2 3 (10.71%) PMO Specialist
2 3 (10.71%) Portfolio Planner
2 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Programme Office Support
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (7.14%) Senior PMO
3 2 (7.14%) Senior PMO Analyst
4 1 (3.57%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) IT Finance Manager
4 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
4 1 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Java Architect
4 1 (3.57%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Project Office Support
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Finance Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Senior IT Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (39.29%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) Financial Analysis
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.29%) Programme Delivery
3 4 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (10.71%) Change Control
4 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
4 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.14%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Document Management
5 2 (7.14%) ERP
5 2 (7.14%) Issue Tracking
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Migration
5 2 (7.14%) Project Governance
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.57%) CIMA
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) COBIT
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (3.57%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle