Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 77 56
Rank change year-on-year +13 -21 +15
Contract jobs citing PMO 24 21 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.89% 1.44% 2.60%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.52% 12.35% 24.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 37
Reading median daily rate £424 £381 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.15% +8.93% -2.78%
10th Percentile £298 £256 £185
90th Percentile £650 £581 £529
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £340 £330
% change year-on-year +25.00% +3.03% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £14.15 £17.25
% change year-on-year - -17.97% -37.27%

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 137 170 209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 10.76% 11.64% 10.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 88 115
Reading median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -11.76% +6.92%
10th Percentile £291 £214 £213
90th Percentile £538 £521 £552
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £394 £380
% change year-on-year +1.59% +3.62% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 17
Reading median hourly rate £11.18 £24.75 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.85% +14.85% -10.21%
10th Percentile £10.59 £20.15 £17.40
90th Percentile £11.76 £29.13 £47.05
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.90 £14.25 £21.55
% change year-on-year +88.77% -33.87% -10.21%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for PMO.

1 14 (58.33%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (33.33%) Change Control
3 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
3 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (20.83%) QA
5 5 (20.83%) Retail
6 4 (16.67%) Workflow
6 4 (16.67%) Maya
6 4 (16.67%) Amdocs
6 4 (16.67%) Huawei
6 4 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (16.67%) Business Development
6 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (16.67%) PMP
6 4 (16.67%) PMI Certification
6 4 (16.67%) WLAN
6 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (16.67%) Remedy
6 4 (16.67%) Ericsson
6 4 (16.67%) Nokia
6 4 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (12.50%) SAP

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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (16.67%) Maya
3 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP GRC
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (4.17%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (16.67%) WLAN
2 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) QlikView
1 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (20.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Planning Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Programme Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Programme Planning Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) PMO Lead
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) PMO Manager
4 2 (8.33%) PMO Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) PMO Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Project Office Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Retail Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Compliance Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle Financials Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (29.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.33%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) EPoS
2 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.17%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) Change Control
3 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 4 (16.67%) Business Development
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (16.67%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (16.67%) Workflow
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (8.33%) Data Transformation
6 2 (8.33%) Functional Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Information Security
6 2 (8.33%) ITIL
6 2 (8.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (8.33%) SAP Security
6 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 4 (16.67%) PMP
1 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Amdocs
1 4 (16.67%) Ericsson
1 4 (16.67%) Huawei
1 4 (16.67%) Nokia
1 4 (16.67%) Remedy
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Ariba
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Planview