Period
to 24 June 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 24 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 62 78
Rank change year-on-year +9 +16 -20
Contract jobs citing PMO 36 28 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.65% 2.25% 2.08%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.95% 16.87% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 25
Reading median daily rate £410 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.14% -17.65% +17.24%
10th Percentile £250 £261 £217
90th Percentile £480 £618 £504
Berkshire median daily rate £360 £320 £338
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Reading median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +101.43% -

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 164 166 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.07% 13.35% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 85 117
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +3.05%
10th Percentile £264 £228 £150
90th Percentile £625 £579 £519
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 8
Reading median hourly rate £28.00 £20.50 £21.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.59% -3.89% -1.02%
10th Percentile £18.75 £15.00 £19.21
90th Percentile £48.75 £57.50 £24.36
Berkshire median hourly rate £29.00 £19.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year +52.63% +52.00% -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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Reading over the 6 months to 24 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Reading

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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 24 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 Reading region with a requirement for PMO.

1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (19.44%) Retail
3 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) Change Control
5 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 4 (11.11%) EPoS
6 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 4 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (11.11%) Data Transformation
6 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 3 (8.33%) Security Patching
7 3 (8.33%) Kanban
7 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.33%) Degree
7 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.56%) Decision-Making
8 2 (5.56%) Actionable Insight
8 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.56%) People Management
8 2 (5.56%) Project Governance
8 2 (5.56%) Coaching

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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
1 1 (2.78%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Power BI
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Business Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Senior PMO
4 5 (13.89%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) EPoS Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) PMO Planner
5 3 (8.33%) Retail Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) PMO Lead
6 2 (5.56%) PMO Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Project Officer
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior PMO Analyst
7 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) Consultant
7 1 (2.78%) IT Manager
7 1 (2.78%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (2.78%) Junior
7 1 (2.78%) Project Planner
7 1 (2.78%) Project Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (11.11%) EPoS
2 1 (2.78%) FMCG
2 1 (2.78%) PMI
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) Project Management
2 7 (19.44%) Business Analysis
3 6 (16.67%) Change Control
4 4 (11.11%) Data Transformation
4 4 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.33%) Kanban
5 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.33%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 3 (8.33%) Security Patching
6 2 (5.56%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (5.56%) Coaching
6 2 (5.56%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (5.56%) Decision-Making
6 2 (5.56%) People Management
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.56%) Project Governance
6 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) CITP
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.78%) GDPR
1 1 (2.78%) P3O
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) HP
2 1 (2.78%) IBM
2 1 (2.78%) SAP
2 1 (2.78%) Twitter