Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 68 80
Rank change year-on-year +16 +12 -22
Contract jobs citing PMO 48 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.05% 1.95% 1.49%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 26.97% 18.52% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 16
Reading median daily rate £375 £424 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.50% +11.15% +8.93%
10th Percentile £235 £298 £256
90th Percentile £531 £650 £581
Berkshire median daily rate £373 £418 £353
% change year-on-year -10.78% +18.44% +3.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £14.15

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 178 135 169
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 11.29% 10.52% 11.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 88 87
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -13.04%
10th Percentile £158 £304 £214
90th Percentile £578 £538 £528
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Reading median hourly rate £35.00 £11.18 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +213.20% -54.39% +13.69%
10th Percentile £28.50 £10.59 £19.83
90th Percentile £58.50 £11.76 £29.80
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 £26.90 £13.88
% change year-on-year +26.39% +93.87% -35.61%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 34 (70.83%) Project Management
2 29 (60.42%) Telecoms
3 28 (58.33%) Project Governance
4 27 (56.25%) Matrix Management
4 27 (56.25%) Dependency Management
4 27 (56.25%) Critical Success Factor
4 27 (56.25%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 27 (56.25%) Quality Management
5 25 (52.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (41.67%) PRINCE2
7 16 (33.33%) PMI
7 16 (33.33%) PMI Certification
7 16 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 14 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
8 14 (29.17%) Maya
8 14 (29.17%) Huawei
9 13 (27.08%) Value-Added Service
10 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (14.58%) Remedy
12 5 (10.42%) Finance
13 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
13 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
14 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
14 3 (6.25%) Degree
14 3 (6.25%) Kanban
15 2 (4.17%) Coaching
15 2 (4.17%) Programme Governance
15 2 (4.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
15 2 (4.17%) Decision-Making
15 2 (4.17%) Retail

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 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (29.17%) Maya
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 13 (27.08%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) DbUnit
1 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.08%) jMock
1 1 (2.08%) JUnit
1 1 (2.08%) Maven
1 1 (2.08%) Mockito
1 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
General
1 29 (60.42%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.42%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (47.92%) Project Manager
2 11 (22.92%) Telecoms Manager
2 11 (22.92%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 6 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (10.42%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) PMO Lead
6 3 (6.25%) Voice Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Agile Coach
7 2 (4.17%) Project Administrator
8 1 (2.08%) Citrix Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) Consultant
8 1 (2.08%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 1 (2.08%) Junior
8 1 (2.08%) Junior Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Project Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Project Support Analyst
8 1 (2.08%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) Apache Camel
1 1 (2.08%) J2EE
1 1 (2.08%) PowerMock
1 1 (2.08%) RESTful
1 1 (2.08%) SOAP
1 1 (2.08%) Spring
1 1 (2.08%) Spring Boot
1 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (33.33%) PMI
2 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.08%) PACS
3 1 (2.08%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) Project Management
2 28 (58.33%) Project Governance
3 27 (56.25%) Critical Success Factor
3 27 (56.25%) Dependency Management
3 27 (56.25%) Matrix Management
3 27 (56.25%) Quality Management
3 27 (56.25%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 25 (52.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (41.67%) PRINCE2
6 14 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.25%) Kanban
9 2 (4.17%) Agile Coaching
9 2 (4.17%) Coaching
9 2 (4.17%) Decision-Making
9 2 (4.17%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 2 (4.17%) ITIL
9 2 (4.17%) Programme Governance
10 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.08%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 16 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) GDPR
1 1 (2.08%) P3O
1 1 (2.08%) QA
1 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.08%) vSphere
1 1 (2.08%) XenApp
1 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 14 (29.17%) Huawei
2 7 (14.58%) Remedy
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) CA
4 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.08%) IFS
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) VMware