Period
to 5 December 2019

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 5 December 2019 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 76 53
Rank change year-on-year +5 -23 +56
Contract jobs citing PMO 15 28 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.49% 2.14% 4.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.20% 16.97% 25.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 38
North East median daily rate £288 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.81% -12.90% +29.17%
10th Percentile £249 £263 £213
90th Percentile £431 £431 £521
England median daily rate £400 £383 £400
% change year-on-year +4.58% -4.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
North East median hourly rate - - £14.50
England median hourly rate £19.71 £21.85 £25.06
% change year-on-year -9.78% -12.82% +13.27%

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 147 165 198
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 14.57% 12.62% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 111 138
North East median daily rate £385 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +1.59% +17.54%
10th Percentile £204 £281 £234
90th Percentile £542 £650 £588
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 8
North East median hourly rate £18.30 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.39% -8.57% -36.94%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.77 £13.60
90th Percentile £53.98 £38.65 £68.88
England median hourly rate £21.42 £20.80 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% +3.99% -11.11%

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 5 December 2019.

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 5 December 2019. 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 +5 12 £300 -14.29% 3
Durham +10 2 - -
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 5 December 2019, 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 13 (86.67%) Project Management
2 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) Programme Management
4 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
4 5 (33.33%) Change Management
4 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (26.67%) Project Delivery
5 4 (26.67%) PMP
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Escalation Management
6 3 (20.00%) Change Control
6 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (20.00%) Resource Levelling
7 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
8 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 1 (6.67%) Migration

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:

Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) PMO Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Junior
3 1 (6.67%) Junior PMO
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Project Support Officer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (6.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Project Management
2 8 (53.33%) Programme Management
3 5 (33.33%) Change Management
3 5 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 4 (26.67%) Project Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Change Control
5 3 (20.00%) Escalation Management
5 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (20.00%) Resource Levelling
6 2 (13.33%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (6.67%) Analytical Thinking
7 1 (6.67%) Business Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) High Availability
7 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
7 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) Line Management
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (6.67%) Swim Lanes
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
3 4 (26.67%) PMP
4 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 1 (6.67%) CCNP
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) F5
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Meraki
2 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
2 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) Zscaler