Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 12 December 2018 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 45 39
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 -6
Contract jobs citing PMO 9 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.41% 1.16% 1.39%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 25.71% 11.63% 26.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Watford median daily rate £375 £369 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +43.20% -53.18%
10th Percentile £338 £357 £220
90th Percentile £391 £386 £289
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £400 £425
% change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% -14.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - £25.00 -

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 Watford with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 35 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.36% 9.98% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 5
Watford median daily rate £413 £525 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.43% +64.06% -28.89%
10th Percentile £338 £317 £242
90th Percentile £550 £600 £438
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +17.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Watford median hourly rate - £40.00 -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £15.00 £21.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year -29.41% -52.78% +109.06%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Watford

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Watford

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 Watford region with a requirement for PMO.

1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
3 5 (55.56%) Project Governance
4 3 (33.33%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (22.22%) PMP
5 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (11.11%) Critical Thinking
6 1 (11.11%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
6 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
6 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
6 1 (11.11%) Line Management
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (11.11%) Law
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Sony
6 1 (11.11%) NHS
6 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
6 1 (11.11%) ERP

PMO
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) PMO Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Requirements Manager
3 2 (22.22%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Procurement Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Procurement Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Procurement Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Requirements Manager
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Coordinator
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Lead
4 1 (11.11%) PMO Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Project Leader
4 1 (11.11%) Project Office Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Resource Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior PMO
4 1 (11.11%) Senior PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (88.89%) PRINCE2
3 5 (55.56%) Project Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Resource Management
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Demand Management
5 1 (11.11%) ERP
5 1 (11.11%) Line Management
5 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 2 (22.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Sony