Period
to 19 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a PMO Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

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 Manager
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 647 659 547
Rank change year-on-year +12 -112 -38
Contract jobs requiring a PMO Manager 209 194 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.21% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 145 258
UK median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% -5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £325
90th Percentile £575 £598 £579
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £420
% change year-on-year -3.15% -1.67% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
UK median hourly rate - £22.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year - +4.65% -

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 95,011 91,868 102,819
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.80% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,133 59,980 65,551
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £599
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,784 3,231 3,883
UK median hourly rate £18.36 £18.00 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.01% -3.64% +13.21%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +9.09%

PMO Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO Manager in the UK

PMO Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO Manager in the UK

PMO Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO Manager over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO Manager in the UK

PMO Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO Manager in the UK

PMO Manager
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. 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 +14 196 £425 -5.56% 10
UK excluding London +33 128 £400 -3.15% 7
London -45 80 £450 -5.26% 4
South East -6 45 £400 -8.57% 2
North of England +40 23 £425 +21.43% 3
Midlands +11 21 £350 -16.67%
South West +14 16 £400 -11.11% 1
West Midlands +9 16 £350 -16.67%
East of England -3 13 £400 -13.51%
Scotland -14 11 £400 +6.67% 1
North West +6 9 £438 +9.38%
North East +50 7 £425 +41.67%
Yorkshire +15 7 £400 +3.23% 3
East Midlands +3 5 £375 -11.24%
Wales - 1 £120 -

PMO Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, PMO Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring PMO Manager in the job title.

1 209 (100.00%) PMO
2 93 (44.50%) Finance
3 79 (37.80%) Project Management
4 58 (27.75%) PRINCE2
5 50 (23.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 36 (17.22%) Programme Management
7 34 (16.27%) Microsoft Project
8 31 (14.83%) Risk Management
8 31 (14.83%) Security Cleared
9 30 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (13.88%) Change Management
11 25 (11.96%) SC Cleared
12 24 (11.48%) Microsoft
13 22 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
14 21 (10.05%) Change Control
14 21 (10.05%) Microsoft Excel
15 19 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 18 (8.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
17 17 (8.13%) Project Governance
18 15 (7.18%) SharePoint
18 15 (7.18%) Microsoft Office
18 15 (7.18%) Project Planning
18 15 (7.18%) Degree
19 14 (6.70%) Retail
20 12 (5.74%) Banking
20 12 (5.74%) Telecoms
20 12 (5.74%) SAP
20 12 (5.74%) PMI Certification
20 12 (5.74%) QA
20 12 (5.74%) Matrix Organization

PMO Manager 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 15 (7.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.44%) Confluence
3 1 (0.48%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 34 (16.27%) Microsoft Project
2 21 (10.05%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (8.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (7.18%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (3.35%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.48%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 6 (2.87%) Primavera
2 3 (1.44%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.48%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.48%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.48%) Force.com
2 1 (0.48%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.31%) SMS
2 2 (0.96%) 3G
2 2 (0.96%) 4G
2 2 (0.96%) LAN
2 2 (0.96%) WAN
3 1 (0.48%) LTE
3 1 (0.48%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.96%) Blockchain
2 1 (0.48%) MS Access
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.48%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 4 (1.91%) JIRA
General
1 93 (44.50%) Finance
2 14 (6.70%) Retail
3 12 (5.74%) Banking
3 12 (5.74%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.87%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.87%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.91%) Legal
6 3 (1.44%) Advertising
6 3 (1.44%) Electronics
6 3 (1.44%) Marketing
7 2 (0.96%) Front Office
7 2 (0.96%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.96%) Law
7 2 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.48%) Billing
8 1 (0.48%) Local Government
8 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.48%) Mason
1 1 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (0.48%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (2.87%) PMI
2 5 (2.39%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (2.39%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.91%) User Experience
3 4 (1.91%) Virtual Team
4 3 (1.44%) FMCG
5 1 (0.48%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.48%) Derivative
5 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.48%) Fintech
5 1 (0.48%) Fixed Income
5 1 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.48%) Pricing Data
5 1 (0.48%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.44%) Windows
2 2 (0.96%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.48%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (37.80%) Project Management
2 58 (27.75%) PRINCE2
3 50 (23.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (17.22%) Programme Management
5 31 (14.83%) Risk Management
6 30 (14.35%) Agile Software Development
7 29 (13.88%) Change Management
8 22 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
9 21 (10.05%) Change Control
10 19 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 17 (8.13%) Project Governance
12 15 (7.18%) Project Planning
13 12 (5.74%) Matrix Organization
14 11 (5.26%) Waterfall
15 9 (4.31%) Migration
16 8 (3.83%) Programme Delivery
17 7 (3.35%) Business Transformation
17 7 (3.35%) PRINCE
18 6 (2.87%) Business Intelligence
18 6 (2.87%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (0.96%) C
2 1 (0.48%) Apex Code
2 1 (0.48%) Java
Qualifications
1 31 (14.83%) Security Cleared
2 25 (11.96%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.18%) Degree
4 12 (5.74%) PMI Certification
5 11 (5.26%) PMP
6 8 (3.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (3.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.96%) MBA
9 1 (0.48%) BC Cleared
9 1 (0.48%) CCAB
9 1 (0.48%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.48%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.48%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.48%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 209 (100.00%) PMO
2 12 (5.74%) QA
3 6 (2.87%) GDPR
4 4 (1.91%) P3O
5 2 (0.96%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.48%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.48%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.48%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.74%) SAP
3 6 (2.87%) Oracle
4 4 (1.91%) Pegasus
5 2 (0.96%) Progress
5 2 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.48%) Bloomberg
6 1 (0.48%) Cadence
6 1 (0.48%) Capita
6 1 (0.48%) HP
6 1 (0.48%) Planview
6 1 (0.48%) Reuters
6 1 (0.48%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.48%) Workday