Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 25 September 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 60 61
Rank change year-on-year +4 +1 +4
Contract jobs citing PMO 38 24 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.64% 1.93% 2.30%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.23% 15.69% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 26
Reading median daily rate £369 £406 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.23% -14.47% +46.15%
10th Percentile £224 £303 £269
90th Percentile £451 £650 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £361 £406 £350
% change year-on-year -11.08% +16.07% +13.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 Reading with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 179 153 205
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.41% 12.31% 13.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 85 107
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.84% -
10th Percentile £218 £244 £198
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 10
Reading median hourly rate £29.00 £17.50 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.71% -17.96% -1.02%
10th Percentile £17.45 £15.00 £20.62
90th Percentile £40.00 £22.50 £25.30
Berkshire median hourly rate £28.00 £23.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +19.15% +88.00% -42.00%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Reading

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Reading

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Reading over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Reading

PMO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Reading region with a requirement for PMO.

1 17 (44.74%) Project Management
2 11 (28.95%) Project Governance
3 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
3 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (26.32%) Finance
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) Quality Management
5 8 (21.05%) Dependency Management
5 8 (21.05%) Critical Success Factor
5 8 (21.05%) Matrix Management
5 8 (21.05%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.79%) Kanban
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (13.16%) Change Control
8 5 (13.16%) Maya
8 5 (13.16%) Retail
8 5 (13.16%) Huawei
9 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
9 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
9 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
9 4 (10.53%) PMI
9 4 (10.53%) PMI Certification
10 3 (7.89%) Security Patching
10 3 (7.89%) Value-Added Service
10 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
10 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
10 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared

PMO
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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) Maya
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Value-Added Service
2 1 (2.63%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) DbUnit
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.63%) jMock
1 1 (2.63%) JUnit
1 1 (2.63%) Maven
1 1 (2.63%) Mockito
1 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
1 10 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Analyst
2 10 (26.32%) Project Manager
3 7 (18.42%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Senior PMO
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) PMO Planner
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Coach
7 2 (5.26%) PMO Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Retail Business Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Digital Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) EPoS Business Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.63%) PMO Lead
8 1 (2.63%) PMO Project Manager
8 1 (2.63%) PMO Support Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Project Support Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Senior PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Camel
1 1 (2.63%) J2EE
1 1 (2.63%) PowerMock
1 1 (2.63%) RESTful
1 1 (2.63%) SOAP
1 1 (2.63%) Spring
1 1 (2.63%) Spring Boot
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) PMI
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) EPoS
3 1 (2.63%) FMCG
3 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) PACS
3 1 (2.63%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.63%) User Experience
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Project Management
2 11 (28.95%) Project Governance
3 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) Critical Success Factor
5 8 (21.05%) Dependency Management
5 8 (21.05%) Matrix Management
5 8 (21.05%) Quality Management
5 8 (21.05%) Work Breakdown Structure
6 7 (18.42%) PRINCE2
7 6 (15.79%) Kanban
8 5 (13.16%) Change Control
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.89%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.89%) Decision-Making
9 3 (7.89%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 3 (7.89%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (7.89%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.89%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 3 (7.89%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) GDPR
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Huawei
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.89%) Remedy
4 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.63%) HP
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) IFS
4 1 (2.63%) Twitter
4 1 (2.63%) VMware