Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a PMO Lead was £393 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 17 November 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.

Project Management Office Leader
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 97 103
Rank change year-on-year +10 +6 +1
Contract jobs requiring a PMO Lead 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.24% 0.067% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.074% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Reading median daily rate £393 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% -13.89% -
10th Percentile £367 £381 £395
90th Percentile £412 £394 £495
Berkshire median daily rate £410 £440 £413
% change year-on-year -6.82% +6.67% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1187 1344 1823
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.17% 90.63% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 725 1086
Reading median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £255 £228 £216
90th Percentile £575 £573 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 80 126
Reading median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £9.25 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.75 £43.28 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%

PMO Lead
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured PMO Lead in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for PMO Lead in Reading

PMO Lead
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO Lead in Reading

PMO Lead Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, PMO Lead 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 Reading region featuring PMO Lead in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Planview
2 1 (33.33%) CMDB
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Governance

PMO Lead Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) CMDB
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Governance
1 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Planview