Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 August 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)
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 45 41
Rank change year-on-year +3 -4 +23
Contract jobs citing PMO 5 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.09% 2.74% 1.89%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 8.62% 21.67% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 5
Somerset median daily rate £235 £331 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.06% +20.45% -21.43%
10th Percentile £155 £279 £231
90th Percentile £393 £388 £381
South West median daily rate £350 £323 £350
% change year-on-year +8.53% -7.86% -6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £78.75 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +125.00% -6.67% -

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 Somerset with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 58 60 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 12.69% 12.66% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 44 24
Somerset median daily rate £415 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.31% -5.94%
10th Percentile £347 £264 £263
90th Percentile £538 £507 £459
South West median daily rate £415 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +10.67% -3.23% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Somerset median hourly rate £41.50 - £30.50
10th Percentile £38.95 - £23.40
90th Percentile £144.15 - £41.28
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +21.43% -15.66% +7.79%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Somerset

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Somerset

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Somerset over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Somerset

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in Somerset

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Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -1 3 £358 +7.92% 3
PMO
South West

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 Somerset region with a requirement for PMO.

1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
1 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (40.00%) PMO Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Project Coordinator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared