Period
to 18 August 2019

The median contractor rate for a PMO Analyst was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 585 611 535
Rank change year-on-year +26 -76 -57
Contract jobs requiring a PMO Analyst 263 302 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.29% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.31% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 208 253
UK median daily rate £325 £303 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.44% -6.92% +8.33%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £213
90th Percentile £456 £438 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £300 £310
% change year-on-year +0.83% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
UK median hourly rate £36.00 £39.25 £22.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.28% +74.97% -0.30%
10th Percentile £20.95 £35.83 £18.34
90th Percentile £110.25 £42.88 £26.87
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £22.43
% change year-on-year +7.14% +56.02% -18.43%

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 85,188 97,738 91,637
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.31% 94.86% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 55,910 64,004 59,517
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £263 £269 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,907 3,131 2,814
UK median hourly rate £19.81 £18.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.03% -3.74% -1.58%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.03 £10.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.71% -2.78% -5.26%

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 18 August 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO Analyst over the 6 months to 18 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for PMO Analyst in the UK

PMO Analyst
Top 13 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 18 August 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
England +45 246 £325 +4.00% 3
UK excluding London +13 178 £303 +0.83% 4
London +41 83 £350 +7.69%
South East +20 68 £325 - 2
Midlands +28 36 £275 -15.38%
West Midlands +13 28 £275 -15.38%
North of England +17 27 £275 -4.51% 1
South West -19 19 £305 +15.09%
Yorkshire +18 18 £275 -4.51% 1
Scotland +19 15 £319 +22.01%
East of England +23 11 £425 +25.00%
East Midlands +29 8 £188 -25.00%
North West +10 8 £275 +19.57%

PMO Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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.

1 263 (100.00%) PMO
2 139 (52.85%) Finance
3 91 (34.60%) Project Management
4 90 (34.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 61 (23.19%) Microsoft Office
6 59 (22.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 58 (22.05%) Stakeholder Management
8 51 (19.39%) SharePoint
9 45 (17.11%) Change Control
10 42 (15.97%) Microsoft
10 42 (15.97%) Microsoft Project
11 39 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
12 35 (13.31%) Banking
12 35 (13.31%) Change Management
13 34 (12.93%) PRINCE2
14 29 (11.03%) Programme Management
15 26 (9.89%) Resource Management
16 24 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (8.75%) Project Governance
17 23 (8.75%) Risk Management
17 23 (8.75%) Budgeting and Forecasting
18 20 (7.60%) Portfolio Management
19 19 (7.22%) JIRA
19 19 (7.22%) QA
20 18 (6.84%) ISEB
21 17 (6.46%) BusinessObjects
21 17 (6.46%) SAP
22 16 (6.08%) Resource Allocation
23 15 (5.70%) Decision-Making
23 15 (5.70%) Dependency Management

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 51 (19.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.66%) Confluence
3 1 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 90 (34.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 61 (23.19%) Microsoft Office
3 59 (22.43%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 42 (15.97%) Microsoft Project
5 11 (4.18%) MS Visio
6 9 (3.42%) Open Workbench
7 7 (2.66%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.38%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.76%) Changepoint
2 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.76%) Primavera
3 1 (0.38%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (0.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.80%) Power Platform
2 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.90%) Office 365
3 3 (1.14%) Smartsheet
4 2 (0.76%) Trello
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.38%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.14%) Intranet
2 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.46%) BusinessObjects
2 10 (3.80%) Power BI
3 5 (1.90%) Oracle OWB
3 5 (1.90%) QlikView
4 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.38%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 19 (7.22%) JIRA
2 7 (2.66%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (1.52%) VersionOne
General
1 139 (52.85%) Finance
2 35 (13.31%) Banking
3 13 (4.94%) Public Sector
4 10 (3.80%) Retail
5 5 (1.90%) Marketing
5 5 (1.90%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.52%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.52%) Local Government
6 4 (1.52%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.14%) Legal
7 3 (1.14%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.14%) Publishing
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
8 1 (0.38%) Billing
8 1 (0.38%) French Language
8 1 (0.38%) German Language
8 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.38%) Middleware
1 1 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.13%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 6 (2.28%) PMI
5 2 (0.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (0.76%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.38%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.38%) FMCG
6 1 (0.38%) Life Science
6 1 (0.38%) NHS
6 1 (0.38%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.38%) Linux
1 1 (0.38%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (34.60%) Project Management
2 58 (22.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (17.11%) Change Control
4 39 (14.83%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (13.31%) Change Management
6 34 (12.93%) PRINCE2
7 29 (11.03%) Programme Management
8 26 (9.89%) Resource Management
9 23 (8.75%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 23 (8.75%) Project Governance
9 23 (8.75%) Risk Management
10 20 (7.60%) Portfolio Management
11 16 (6.08%) Resource Allocation
12 15 (5.70%) Decision-Making
12 15 (5.70%) Dependency Management
13 14 (5.32%) Capacity Planning
14 13 (4.94%) Analytics
14 13 (4.94%) ERP
14 13 (4.94%) Migration
15 12 (4.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.76%) C
1 2 (0.76%) SQL
1 2 (0.76%) VB
2 1 (0.38%) Python
2 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (6.84%) ISEB
2 14 (5.32%) PMI Certification
3 12 (4.56%) Degree
4 9 (3.42%) Security Cleared
5 8 (3.04%) PMP
6 7 (2.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (2.66%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) AAT
7 1 (0.38%) ACCA
7 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 263 (100.00%) PMO
2 19 (7.22%) QA
3 4 (1.52%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.14%) P3O
5 2 (0.76%) SLA
6 1 (0.38%) SEPA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.76%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 42 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.46%) SAP
3 9 (3.42%) Planview
4 8 (3.04%) Niku
5 5 (1.90%) Tableau
6 4 (1.52%) Oracle
7 3 (1.14%) HP
8 2 (0.76%) Progress
8 2 (0.76%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.38%) Adobe
9 1 (0.38%) Ariba
9 1 (0.38%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.38%) Epicor
9 1 (0.38%) Google
9 1 (0.38%) Micro Focus