Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 11 December 2017 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)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 119 74
Rank change year-on-year +55 -45 +2
Contract jobs citing PMO 29 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.16% 1.44% 2.23%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.95% 7.82% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 32 35
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £388 £235 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +64.89% -39.35% +43.56%
10th Percentile £218 £200 £240
90th Percentile £533 £575 £530
North East median daily rate £375 £288 £388
% change year-on-year +30.43% -25.81% +29.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate £14.50 - -

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 153 409 213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 16.68% 18.35% 13.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 298 172
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £335 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -21.18% +12.21%
10th Percentile £261 £207 £266
90th Percentile £589 £513 £644
North East median daily rate £400 £340 £450
% change year-on-year +17.65% -24.44% +24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 6
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £23.75 £28.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.18% +43.59% +31.76%
10th Percentile £16.25 £10.06 £17.88
90th Percentile £98.25 £28.00 £22.13
North East median hourly rate £17.50 £27.75 £19.25
% change year-on-year -36.94% +44.16% +15.96%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Tyne and Wear

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in Tyne and Wear

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Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +51 28 £400 +70.21%
Sunderland - 1 £225 -
PMO
North East

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for PMO.

1 17 (58.62%) Project Management
2 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (24.14%) Finance
3 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
5 5 (17.24%) Change Management
5 5 (17.24%) SMS
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (17.24%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
6 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
6 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (10.34%) Critical Path Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (6.90%) Resource Levelling
8 2 (6.90%) Programme Delivery
8 2 (6.90%) Billing
8 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
8 2 (6.90%) Cadence
8 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
8 2 (6.90%) Dependency Management

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (3.45%) InfoPath
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SMS
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) PMO Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Portfolio Planner
4 3 (10.34%) PMO Lead
4 3 (10.34%) PMO Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Programme Office Support
5 2 (6.90%) Senior PMO
6 1 (3.45%) Junior Project Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Pensions Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) PMO Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) PMO Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Public Sector Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Project Management
2 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Change Management
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (13.79%) Migration
4 4 (13.79%) Programme Management
4 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
4 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.34%) Critical Path Analysis
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.90%) Demand Management
6 2 (6.90%) Dependency Management
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Project Governance
6 2 (6.90%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.90%) Quantitative Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Resource Levelling
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.45%) Collaborative Working
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
1 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.24%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Cadence