Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 15 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 123 87
Rank change year-on-year +35 -36 -23
Contract jobs citing PMO 65 42 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.14% 1.21% 2.27%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.43% 12.03% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 36 84
West Yorkshire median daily rate £318 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.83% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £250 £184 £223
90th Percentile £514 £475 £488
Yorkshire median daily rate £313 £304 £325
% change year-on-year +2.88% -6.54% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.61 - £16.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.61 - £16.00

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 373 349 527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.29% 10.08% 11.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 225 383
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £248 £220 £229
90th Percentile £575 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 21
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.50 £14.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.48% +20.83% -36.84%
10th Percentile £8.26 £11.31 £8.50
90th Percentile £22.13 £20.97 £20.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £12.43
% change year-on-year +37.93% +16.70% -34.61%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in West Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMO in West Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMO within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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
Leeds +29 42 £320 +1.99% 4
Bradford +14 10 £324 +8.00% 1
Halifax +10 2 £338 +42.71%
Pudsey - 1 £538 -
PMO
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PMO.

1 26 (40.00%) Finance
2 19 (29.23%) Project Management
3 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Project
3 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (21.54%) Programme Management
5 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Excel
6 12 (18.46%) Project Planning
7 11 (16.92%) SharePoint
8 10 (15.38%) Banking
9 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
10 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2
10 8 (12.31%) Resource Management
10 8 (12.31%) Project Governance
11 7 (10.77%) QA
12 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Office
12 6 (9.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 5 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
13 5 (7.69%) Retail Banking
13 5 (7.69%) Resource Levelling
13 5 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
13 5 (7.69%) Retail
13 5 (7.69%) Change Management
14 4 (6.15%) IT Strategy
14 4 (6.15%) Business Transformation
14 4 (6.15%) JIRA
15 3 (4.62%) Waterfall
15 3 (4.62%) Analytics
15 3 (4.62%) Budgeting and Forecasting
15 3 (4.62%) Risk Assessment

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 11 (16.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) Confluence
2 2 (3.08%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 16 (24.62%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (21.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (9.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Internet
1 1 (1.54%) Intranet
1 1 (1.54%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.54%) Pentaho
1 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) JIRA
General
1 26 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Retail
3 5 (7.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Games
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
4 1 (1.54%) Publishing
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (50.77%) Analyst
1 33 (50.77%) PMO Analyst
2 7 (10.77%) Project Manager
3 4 (6.15%) Banking Analyst
3 4 (6.15%) PMO Manager
3 4 (6.15%) Project Analyst
4 3 (4.62%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (4.62%) IT Manager
4 3 (4.62%) Portfolio Manager
4 3 (4.62%) Support Officer
5 2 (3.08%) Consultant
5 2 (3.08%) Head of PMO
5 2 (3.08%) PMO Planner
5 2 (3.08%) Programme Planner
5 2 (3.08%) Project Officer
5 2 (3.08%) Project Planner
5 2 (3.08%) Project Support Analyst
5 2 (3.08%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (3.08%) Resource Planner
5 2 (3.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.54%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (1.54%) HTML
1 1 (1.54%) HTML5
1 1 (1.54%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.54%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.23%) Project Management
2 16 (24.62%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (21.54%) Programme Management
5 12 (18.46%) Project Planning
6 8 (12.31%) PRINCE2
6 8 (12.31%) Project Governance
6 8 (12.31%) Resource Management
7 5 (7.69%) Change Management
7 5 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (7.69%) Programme Delivery
7 5 (7.69%) Resource Levelling
8 4 (6.15%) Business Transformation
8 4 (6.15%) IT Strategy
9 3 (4.62%) Analytics
9 3 (4.62%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 3 (4.62%) Risk Assessment
9 3 (4.62%) Waterfall
10 2 (3.08%) Document Management
10 2 (3.08%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.54%) Java
1 1 (1.54%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
1 1 (1.54%) PMP
1 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) P3O
2 1 (1.54%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle
2 1 (1.54%) Progress
2 1 (1.54%) SAP