Period
to 20 February 2020

The median contractor rate for a PMO Analyst was £315 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Analyst
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 604 584 529
Rank change year-on-year -20 -55 +5
Contract jobs requiring a PMO Analyst 132 328 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.33% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.35% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 232 287
UK median daily rate £315 £325 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.08% +7.26% +1.00%
10th Percentile £187 £216 £213
90th Percentile £468 £438 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £289 £325 £288
% change year-on-year -11.08% +12.85% +0.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 7
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £32.45 £28.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.29% +12.95% +27.69%
10th Percentile £20.50 £23.07 £24.06
90th Percentile £21.50 £40.40 £54.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £32.45 £28.37
% change year-on-year -35.29% +14.40% +26.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 64,506 93,908 96,363
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.88% 94.67% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 41,670 62,168 63,981
UK median daily rate £450 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £238 £273 £263
90th Percentile £650 £644 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,580 2,948 2,872
UK median hourly rate £19.25 £18.70 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +3.89%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.00 £10.92
90th Percentile £51.75 £48.89 £48.57
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% - -

PMO Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured PMO Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for PMO Analyst in the UK

PMO Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO Analyst in the UK

PMO Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO Analyst over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO Analyst in the UK

PMO Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO Analyst in the UK

PMO Analyst
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 20 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
England +1 117 £320 -1.54% 7
UK excluding London -42 90 £289 -11.08% 6
London +78 39 £400 +28.00% 2
South East +35 33 £315 -10.00% 3
Midlands +28 16 £290 +0.87% 1
West Midlands +25 14 £290 +0.87% 1
North of England +24 14 £228 -24.17% 1
North West +21 12 £228 -30.53% 1
Scotland -10 10 £200 -35.48% 1
East of England +34 8 £300 -14.29%
South West +9 5 £360 +14.29%
Yorkshire +41 2 - -
Wales +29 2 £331 +1.92%
East Midlands +28 2 £288 +2.22%
Northern Ireland +12 1 - -
Channel Islands - 1 - -

PMO Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, PMO Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads featuring PMO Analyst in the job title.

1 132 (100.00%) PMO
2 68 (51.52%) Finance
3 49 (37.12%) Project Management
4 47 (35.61%) Microsoft Excel
5 32 (24.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 29 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
7 26 (19.70%) Microsoft Project
7 26 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
8 23 (17.42%) Change Management
9 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 21 (15.91%) Microsoft Office
10 21 (15.91%) SharePoint
11 20 (15.15%) Change Control
12 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (12.12%) Project Governance
13 16 (12.12%) Project Delivery
14 14 (10.61%) PRINCE2
14 14 (10.61%) Programme Management
15 13 (9.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
16 12 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
16 12 (9.09%) JIRA
17 11 (8.33%) Project Planning
17 11 (8.33%) Banking
17 11 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
17 11 (8.33%) Public Sector
17 11 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
18 9 (6.82%) Programme Governance
18 9 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
18 9 (6.82%) ISEB
18 9 (6.82%) Degree

PMO Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 21 (15.91%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.03%) Confluence
3 1 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 47 (35.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 32 (24.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 26 (19.70%) Microsoft Project
4 21 (15.91%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (3.79%) MS Visio
6 4 (3.03%) Open Workbench
7 3 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.52%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (0.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Office 365
1 4 (3.03%) Power Platform
2 1 (0.76%) Azure
2 1 (0.76%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.76%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.79%) WebEx
2 3 (2.27%) Skype
3 2 (1.52%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.52%) Wireless
4 1 (0.76%) Internet
4 1 (0.76%) Intranet
4 1 (0.76%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (4.55%) Oracle OWB
3 4 (3.03%) Power BI
4 1 (0.76%) MS Access
4 1 (0.76%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 12 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 68 (51.52%) Finance
2 11 (8.33%) Banking
2 11 (8.33%) Public Sector
3 5 (3.79%) Financial Institution
3 5 (3.79%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.03%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.27%) Billing
5 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.27%) Retail
6 2 (1.52%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.76%) Electronics
7 1 (0.76%) Front Office
7 1 (0.76%) Marketing
7 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.76%) ADO
1 1 (0.76%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.52%) Analytical Mindset
3 2 (1.52%) FMCG
3 2 (1.52%) Hedge funds
3 2 (1.52%) PMI
4 1 (0.76%) CCTV
4 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.76%) Fixed Income
4 1 (0.76%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.76%) NHS
4 1 (0.76%) Reference Data
4 1 (0.76%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.76%) User Experience
4 1 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.76%) Windows
1 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
1 1 (0.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.12%) Project Management
2 29 (21.97%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (17.42%) Change Management
4 20 (15.15%) Change Control
5 18 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (12.12%) Project Delivery
6 16 (12.12%) Project Governance
7 14 (10.61%) PRINCE2
7 14 (10.61%) Programme Management
8 13 (9.85%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 12 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (8.33%) Project Planning
10 11 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
11 9 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (6.82%) Programme Governance
11 9 (6.82%) Resource Management
12 8 (6.06%) Decision-Making
13 7 (5.30%) Risk Management
14 6 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
14 6 (4.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.52%) VBA
2 1 (0.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (6.82%) Degree
1 9 (6.82%) ISEB
2 4 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.27%) PMP
4 2 (1.52%) APMP
4 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.76%) CAPM
5 1 (0.76%) HNC
5 1 (0.76%) HND
5 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (100.00%) PMO
2 6 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.76%) GDPR
3 1 (0.76%) P3O
Vendors
1 22 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.30%) Oracle
2 7 (5.30%) Planview
3 6 (4.55%) SAP
4 4 (3.03%) Niku
5 2 (1.52%) Cisco
6 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.76%) Avaloq
6 1 (0.76%) Capita
6 1 (0.76%) Google
6 1 (0.76%) IBM