Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 73 65
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8 -8
Contract jobs citing PMO 31 21 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.55% 1.46% 2.36%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 21.09% 12.88% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 33
Reading median daily rate £405 £324 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -0.31% -8.45%
10th Percentile £257 £222 £178
90th Percentile £545 £769 £526
Berkshire median daily rate £375 £323 £340
% change year-on-year +16.28% -5.15% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Reading median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £15.50 -

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 147 163 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 12.10% 11.33% 12.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 82 129
Reading median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
10th Percentile £264 £221 £165
90th Percentile £573 £500 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £365
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% +1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 15
Reading median hourly rate £28.09 £52.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.50% +143.62% -10.21%
10th Percentile £13.78 £22.42 £17.10
90th Percentile £43.93 £61.50 £47.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.00 £16.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year +112.50% -25.75% -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 23 February 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 23 February 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 14 (45.16%) Project Management
2 9 (29.03%) Change Control
3 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
3 8 (25.81%) Retail
4 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Excel
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
5 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
5 6 (19.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
6 5 (16.13%) Finance
7 4 (12.90%) Maya
7 4 (12.90%) Amdocs
7 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (12.90%) Workflow
7 4 (12.90%) WLAN
7 4 (12.90%) PMP
7 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
7 4 (12.90%) Ericsson
7 4 (12.90%) Nokia
7 4 (12.90%) EPoS
7 4 (12.90%) Remedy
7 4 (12.90%) Huawei
7 4 (12.90%) Strategic Planning
7 4 (12.90%) Business Development
7 4 (12.90%) QA
7 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (12.90%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (12.90%) Data Transformation

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 (9.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (12.90%) Maya
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
5 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP GRC
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Radio Access Network
1 4 (12.90%) Wi-Fi
1 4 (12.90%) WLAN
2 1 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.81%) Retail
1 8 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 5 (16.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Planning Manager
3 4 (12.90%) PMO Lead
3 4 (12.90%) Programme Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Programme Planning Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Manager
4 3 (9.68%) EPoS Business Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) PMO Manager
4 3 (9.68%) Retail Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) PMO Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) PMO Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Project Office Manager
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) SAP Security Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) PMO Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.90%) EPoS
4 2 (6.45%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
5 1 (3.23%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Project Management
2 9 (29.03%) Change Control
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
4 5 (16.13%) PRINCE2
5 4 (12.90%) Business Development
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.90%) Data Transformation
5 4 (12.90%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (12.90%) Workflow
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) Information Security
6 2 (6.45%) Project Governance
6 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (6.45%) SAP Security
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) PMI Certification
1 4 (12.90%) PMP
1 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) ISEB
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Amdocs
1 4 (12.90%) Ericsson
1 4 (12.90%) Huawei
1 4 (12.90%) Nokia
1 4 (12.90%) Remedy
2 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Planview