Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 43 50
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7 +21
Contract jobs citing PMO 6 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.28% 2.35% 0.83%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.38% 20.75% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 1
Somerset median daily rate £433 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.13% -1.84% +25.38%
10th Percentile £255 £261 £391
90th Percentile £499 £428 £424
South West median daily rate £314 £375 £375
% change year-on-year -16.27% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £37.75 £22.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year +67.78% -40.79% -

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 64 53 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 13.68% 11.30% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 33 33
Somerset median daily rate £485 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.12% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £321 £193 £244
90th Percentile £693 £570 £530
South West median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Somerset median hourly rate £41.83 £28.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.75% -28.75% +60.00%
10th Percentile £39.07 £16.95 £37.50
90th Percentile £44.58 £40.85 £42.50
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -30.77% -6.02%

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

PMO
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 18 January 2019.

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 18 January 2019. 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 -7 3 £269 -28.33%
Street -4 2 £458 +7.65%
Yeovil - 1 £305 -
PMO
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) PaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (16.67%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (16.67%) Network Virtualisation
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Measurement
3 1 (16.67%) Retail

PMO
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Military
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) PMO Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior PMO
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Office Support
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
1 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Contingency Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) DRM
3 1 (16.67%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) SAP