Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 34 40
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 +4
Contract jobs citing PMO 3 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.80% 3.62% 1.58%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 10.34% 27.45% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Watford median daily rate £369 £356 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.51% +22.84% -
10th Percentile £342 £221 £285
90th Percentile £391 £382 £295
Hertfordshire median daily rate £394 £363 £425
% change year-on-year +8.62% -14.71% -15.08%
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 29 51 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 7.73% 13.18% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 7
Watford median daily rate £420 £500 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +207.69% -40.91%
10th Percentile £325 £284 £105
90th Percentile £511 £578 £367
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +207.69% -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.00 £17.75 £44.00
% change year-on-year -4.23% -59.66% +66.04%

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 25 September 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 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) NHS
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Sony
3 1 (33.33%) Law
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) QA

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:

General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) PMO Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Lead
2 1 (33.33%) Project Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Project Office Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) ERP
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Project Governance
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Sony