Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 81 114
Rank change year-on-year -27 +33 -10
Contract jobs citing PMO 58 73 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.70% 2.50% 1.63%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.06% 20.05% 15.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 59 47
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +18.18% -12.00%
10th Percentile £214 £263 £156
90th Percentile £538 £528 £449
Yorkshire median daily rate £356 £323 £290
% change year-on-year +10.39% +11.21% -7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £22.61 £170.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.91% -86.70% +962.50%
10th Percentile £19.75 £22.61 £160.00
90th Percentile £23.25 £22.61 £180.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £22.61 £170.00
% change year-on-year -4.91% -86.70% +962.50%

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 340 364 400
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 9.99% 12.46% 10.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 227 241
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £254 £253 £200
90th Percentile £566 £568 £570
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 20
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.61 £16.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.76% +13.79% +20.83%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.83 £10.98
90th Percentile £25.18 £21.48 £21.82
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.30 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +18.77% +12.07% +17.53%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -15 40 £375 +15.38% 16
Bradford -9 10 £275 -15.12% 4
Halifax -1 4 £356 +1.71%
Bingley - 2 £300 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
PMO
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 28 (48.28%) Finance
2 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.59%) Project Management
4 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Project
5 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
6 10 (17.24%) SharePoint
6 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
7 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2
7 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (15.52%) Retail
8 8 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 8 (13.79%) NHS
9 7 (12.07%) Change Management
9 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (12.07%) Resource Management
10 6 (10.34%) Coaching
10 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
10 6 (10.34%) Degree
10 6 (10.34%) Scrum
11 5 (8.62%) Banking
11 5 (8.62%) Python
11 5 (8.62%) Programme Delivery
11 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 4 (6.90%) Matrix Management

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 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.72%) Apache
3 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.72%) nginx
3 1 (1.72%) SAS
3 1 (1.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (15.52%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (13.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (3.45%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (3.45%) Serverless
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.72%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.17%) Big Data
2 3 (5.17%) Riak
3 2 (3.45%) MS Access
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.72%) CouchDB
4 1 (1.72%) GIS
4 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.72%) Redis
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (1.72%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.72%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (1.72%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.72%) DbUnit
3 1 (1.72%) jMock
3 1 (1.72%) JUnit
3 1 (1.72%) Maven
3 1 (1.72%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.72%) Mockito
3 1 (1.72%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 28 (48.28%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Retail
3 5 (8.62%) Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Marketing
5 2 (3.45%) Games
5 2 (3.45%) Legal
5 2 (3.45%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Back Office
6 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Analyst
2 16 (27.59%) PMO Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.07%) Developer
5 6 (10.34%) Project Analyst
6 5 (8.62%) Python Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (6.90%) Service Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Contracts Manager
8 3 (5.17%) Coordinator
8 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.17%) PMO Administrator
8 3 (5.17%) PMO Coordinator
8 3 (5.17%) Project Officer
8 3 (5.17%) Project Support Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Project Support Officer
8 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.17%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.45%) Node.js
1 2 (3.45%) React
2 1 (1.72%) Apache Camel
2 1 (1.72%) J2EE
2 1 (1.72%) PowerMock
2 1 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.72%) RESTful
2 1 (1.72%) SOAP
2 1 (1.72%) Spring
2 1 (1.72%) Spring Boot
2 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) NHS
2 6 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (5.17%) PMI
5 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Linux
1 1 (1.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (27.59%) Project Management
3 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (15.52%) PRINCE2
5 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (12.07%) Change Management
5 7 (12.07%) Resource Management
6 6 (10.34%) Coaching
6 6 (10.34%) Scrum
6 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.62%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (8.62%) Programme Delivery
8 4 (6.90%) Change Control
8 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.90%) Matrix Management
8 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 3 (5.17%) ITIL
9 3 (5.17%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.62%) Python
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 3 (5.17%) Java
4 2 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) GxP
1 2 (3.45%) P3O
2 1 (1.72%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Terraform
2 1 (1.72%) Ansible
2 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.72%) VMware