Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 45 37 32
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5 +1
Contract jobs citing PMO 4 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.93% 1.37% 1.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 9.52% 25.00% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Watford median daily rate £369 £258 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.20% -53.18% +51.72%
10th Percentile £357 £220 £500
90th Percentile £386 £289 £600
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £495
% change year-on-year -5.88% -14.14% +32.00%
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 42 16 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.81% 5.48% 12.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 9
Watford median daily rate £525 £373 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.94% -17.22% +50.00%
10th Percentile £317 £249 £112
90th Percentile £600 £438 £510
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £21.25 £45.00 £21.53
% change year-on-year -52.78% +109.06% +19.58%

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 14 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 Watford region with a requirement for PMO.

1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WLAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Document Management
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (25.00%) Active Listening
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) iManage
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
1 3 (75.00%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Network Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Network Project Manager
2 2 (50.00%) Network Services Manager
2 2 (50.00%) WAN Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) Active Listening
4 1 (25.00%) Change Control
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (25.00%) Document Management
4 1 (25.00%) ERP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) Line Management
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) iManage