Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 June 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)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 65 33
Rank change year-on-year +10 -32 +1
Contract jobs citing PMO 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.94% 1.42% 0.45%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 15.38% 22.86% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Northern Ireland median daily rate £375 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% -25.00%
UK median daily rate £400 £376 £350
% change year-on-year +6.45% +7.36% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £23.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -25.53% +34.29% +0.72%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 26 35 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 6.10% 6.19% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 10
Northern Ireland median daily rate £375 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £254 £255 £156
90th Percentile £544 £467 £409
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £401
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.24% +0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.25 £12.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - -
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £20.25 £24.12
% change year-on-year +16.05% -16.03% +12.16%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Northern Ireland

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Northern Ireland

PMO
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 19 June 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
County Antrim +13 4 £375 +15.38%
PMO
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for PMO.

1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Java 8
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
1 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft