Period
to 16 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Senior PMO was £339 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior Project Management Office
England > North West
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 205 216 232
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Senior PMO 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.053% 0.015% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.016% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 7
North West median daily rate £339 £320 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.86% -20.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £332 £310 £354
90th Percentile £345 £330 £441
England median daily rate £431 £400 £423
% change year-on-year +7.81% -5.33% -3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
North West
Contract vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 5392 6107 8193
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.35% 94.56% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3413 3944 4947
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £250 £233 £231
90th Percentile £588 £556 £572
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 216 403
North West median hourly rate £19.50 £18.13 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.59% -9.38% +24.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.04 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.25 £49.90
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Senior PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings that featured Senior PMO in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Senior PMO in the North West

Senior PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior PMO in the North West

Senior PMO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Senior PMO in the North West

Senior PMO
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior PMO within the North West 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
Manchester +17 2 £340 +6.25%
Cheshire - 1 £338 -
Senior PMO
England

Senior PMO Skill Set
Top 10 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, Senior PMO contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region featuring Senior PMO in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) PMO
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft

Senior PMO Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Process Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft