Period
to 27 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 27 February 2020 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 67 89 78
Rank change year-on-year +22 -11 +6
Contract jobs citing PMO 8 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.90% 0.71% 0.99%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 11.76% 7.81% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 12
South Wales median daily rate £308 £425 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.65% +70.00% -39.02%
10th Percentile £188 £242 £182
90th Percentile £438 £575 £325
Wales median daily rate £308 £425 £256
% change year-on-year -27.65% +65.85% -37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate £20.50 - -
Wales median hourly rate £20.50 - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 68 128 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 7.62% 9.03% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 106 90
South Wales median daily rate £400 £450 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +23.71% -9.35%
10th Percentile £257 £256 £180
90th Percentile £625 £688 £488
Wales median daily rate £400 £473 £378
% change year-on-year -15.34% +25.17% -11.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
South Wales median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.41% +8.97% +35.65%
10th Percentile £25.38 £41.25 £23.64
90th Percentile £45.15 £43.75 £48.52
Wales median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £42.34
% change year-on-year +10.00% -17.33% +47.25%

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Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in South Wales

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in South Wales

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in South Wales over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in South Wales

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in South Wales

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Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 27 February 2020. 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
Cardiff +26 6 £309 -22.75% 1
Newport -4 1 £90 -83.64% 1
Monmouthshire - 1 - -
PMO
Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for PMO.

1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
3 1 (12.50%) BT
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
3 1 (12.50%) BCP
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Earned Value Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Document Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (12.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Delivery Manager
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) PMO Lead
2 1 (12.50%) Project Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Project Controller
2 1 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Project Support Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Decision-Making
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) BCP
2 1 (12.50%) Business Development
2 1 (12.50%) Coaching
2 1 (12.50%) Contract Management
2 1 (12.50%) Dependency Management
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (12.50%) Earned Value Management
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
2 1 (12.50%) Quality Management
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) BT
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) SAP