Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 98 90 126
Rank change year-on-year -8 +36 -42
Contract jobs citing PMO 71 65 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.07% 2.15% 1.15%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 18.44% 17.62% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 52 35
West Yorkshire median daily rate £300 £318 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.51% +5.83% -7.69%
10th Percentile £214 £250 £184
90th Percentile £534 £514 £475
Yorkshire median daily rate £308 £313 £308
% change year-on-year -1.60% +1.63% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.86 £22.61 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.43% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.86 £22.61 -
% change year-on-year -25.43% - -

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 385 369 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 11.22% 12.21% 10.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 250 220
West Yorkshire median daily rate £416 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.06% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £247 £213
90th Percentile £559 £575 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 19
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.25 £19.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.82% +34.48% +20.83%
10th Percentile £11.30 £8.26 £11.39
90th Percentile £25.62 £22.13 £20.97
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.24 £20.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +1.20% +37.93% +17.41%

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

PMO
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

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in West Yorkshire

PMO
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

PMO
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 14 December 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
Leeds -6 44 £363 +13.28% 13
Bradford -11 18 £270 -16.67% 1
Halifax +1 4 £495 +46.67% 1
Bingley - 2 £300 -
PMO
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 14 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for PMO.

1 31 (43.66%) Finance
2 23 (32.39%) Project Management
3 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Project
5 13 (18.31%) Retail
6 12 (16.90%) PRINCE2
6 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (14.08%) NHS
7 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
8 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
8 9 (12.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 7 (9.86%) Programme Delivery
9 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (9.86%) Change Management
10 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (8.45%) Programme Management
10 6 (8.45%) Resource Management
10 6 (8.45%) Waterfall
10 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (7.04%) Degree
11 5 (7.04%) JIRA
11 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (7.04%) ITIL
12 4 (5.63%) Service Management
12 4 (5.63%) SQL
12 4 (5.63%) Banking
12 4 (5.63%) Self-Motivation

PMO
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 10 (14.08%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.82%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) Confluence
3 1 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.41%) nginx
3 1 (1.41%) SAS
3 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 14 (19.72%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (16.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (14.08%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (12.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (2.82%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (2.82%) Serverless
2 1 (1.41%) Dropbox
2 1 (1.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) DHCP
1 1 (1.41%) DNS
1 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.04%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.82%) MS Access
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.41%) Big Data
3 1 (1.41%) CouchDB
3 1 (1.41%) GIS
3 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.41%) Redis
3 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.41%) Riak
3 1 (1.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.41%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.41%) SAS Visual Analytics
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.41%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) JIRA
2 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 31 (43.66%) Finance
2 13 (18.31%) Retail
3 4 (5.63%) Banking
4 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.23%) Marketing
5 2 (2.82%) Legal
6 1 (1.41%) Back Office
6 1 (1.41%) Games
6 1 (1.41%) Law
6 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Analyst
2 20 (28.17%) PMO Analyst
3 10 (14.08%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.68%) Project Officer
5 8 (11.27%) Project Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Project Support Officer
5 8 (11.27%) Support Officer
6 6 (8.45%) Financial Analyst
7 5 (7.04%) Administrator
7 5 (7.04%) Coordinator
7 5 (7.04%) IT Manager
7 5 (7.04%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (7.04%) PMO Coordinator
8 4 (5.63%) Developer
8 4 (5.63%) PMO Support Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Project Support Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Senior PMO
8 4 (5.63%) Service Analyst
8 4 (5.63%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.23%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) Node.js
1 2 (2.82%) React
2 1 (1.41%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) NHS
2 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.82%) FMCG
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.82%) PMI
4 2 (2.82%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) Linux
1 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Project Management
2 15 (21.13%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (16.90%) PRINCE2
4 7 (9.86%) Change Management
4 7 (9.86%) Programme Delivery
4 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (8.45%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (8.45%) Programme Management
5 6 (8.45%) Resource Management
5 6 (8.45%) Waterfall
6 5 (7.04%) ITIL
7 4 (5.63%) Change Control
7 4 (5.63%) Coaching
7 4 (5.63%) Matrix Management
7 4 (5.63%) Service Management
8 3 (4.23%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.23%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.23%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) SQL
2 3 (4.23%) Python
3 2 (2.82%) C
3 2 (2.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) GxP
1 2 (2.82%) P3O
2 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Terraform
2 1 (1.41%) Ansible
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 9 (12.68%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.82%) SAP
2 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.41%) CommVault
3 1 (1.41%) Google