Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 October 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)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 37 30
Rank change year-on-year -30 -7 +11
Contract jobs citing PMO 8 26 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 0.94% 3.89% 5.33%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.43% 39.39% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 35
Northamptonshire median daily rate £330 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.67% +5.88% +25.00%
10th Percentile £319 £384 £291
90th Percentile £377 £509 £510
East Midlands median daily rate £308 £425 £403
% change year-on-year -27.65% +5.59% +23.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 - -

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 70 66 121
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 8.24% 9.88% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 51 85
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £324 £300 £278
90th Percentile £600 £509 £625
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £415
% change year-on-year - -3.61% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 8
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £14.50 - £54.50
10th Percentile £12.46 - £8.85
90th Percentile £15.00 - £76.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £18.05
% change year-on-year +11.54% -27.96% +41.53%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Northamptonshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Northamptonshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in Northamptonshire

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Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Northampton -22 8 £330 -26.67% 1
PMO
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for PMO.

1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (50.00%) Project Governance
4 3 (37.50%) Portfolio Management
4 3 (37.50%) Banking
4 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
6 1 (12.50%) Coaching
6 1 (12.50%) Change Control
6 1 (12.50%) ERP
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) PMO Lead
2 1 (12.50%) Programme Planner
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management Officer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Officer
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Project Governance
3 4 (50.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (50.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (37.50%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (25.00%) Change Management
5 2 (25.00%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Dependency Management
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (12.50%) Change Control
6 1 (12.50%) Coaching
6 1 (12.50%) ERP
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft