Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 85 95
Rank change year-on-year -3 +10 -7
Contract jobs citing PMO 88 65 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.55% 2.29% 2.14%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 20.18% 20.90% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 47 60
West Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £162
90th Percentile £510 £540 £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £356 £325 £313
% change year-on-year +9.54% +4.00% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £170.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.25% -76.47% +1033.33%
10th Percentile £8.88 £37.50 £160.00
90th Percentile £21.65 £42.50 £180.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £40.00 £170.00
% change year-on-year -66.25% -76.47% +851.05%

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 436 311 432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 12.62% 10.94% 10.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 173 283
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.59% +0.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £204
90th Percentile £550 £571 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +9.68% -3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 15
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.75 £11.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +102.22% -22.41% +20.31%
10th Percentile £11.39 £9.25 £10.26
90th Percentile £30.53 £19.50 £19.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £12.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +50.00% -20.00% -

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -4 62 £350 +7.69% 9
Bradford -6 7 £250 -23.08% 1
Halifax +2 3 £288 -10.28%
Wakefield -1 2 £288 -36.11%
Bingley - 1 £375 -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Keighley - 1 £315 -
PMO
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 35 (39.77%) Finance
2 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (35.23%) Project Management
4 28 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (22.73%) NHS
6 18 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (20.45%) Retail
7 17 (19.32%) Scrum
7 17 (19.32%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Project
8 16 (18.18%) PRINCE2
9 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
10 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Excel
11 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
12 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
12 12 (13.64%) Project Planning
13 11 (12.50%) Big Data
14 10 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
14 10 (11.36%) Python
15 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
16 7 (7.95%) TDD
16 7 (7.95%) Banking
16 7 (7.95%) Resource Management
16 7 (7.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 7 (7.95%) GDPR
17 6 (6.82%) Docker
18 5 (5.68%) DevOps
18 5 (5.68%) Data Analytics
18 5 (5.68%) Apache Spark
18 5 (5.68%) Coaching

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 8 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.68%) Apache
2 5 (5.68%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.27%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.14%) Confluence
4 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.14%) nginx
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (15.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (7.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
6 2 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.27%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.27%) Serverless
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.14%) GitHub
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.14%) Office 365
3 1 (1.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) LAN
1 2 (2.27%) Skype
1 2 (2.27%) WAN
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
2 1 (1.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (12.50%) Big Data
3 5 (5.68%) Riak
4 3 (3.41%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.27%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (2.27%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.27%) Pentaho
5 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.14%) CouchDB
6 1 (1.14%) GIS
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) MS Access
6 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.14%) OLAP
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.14%) Redis
6 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.27%) JIRA
3 1 (1.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.14%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.14%) DbUnit
3 1 (1.14%) FishEye
3 1 (1.14%) GitLab
3 1 (1.14%) jMock
3 1 (1.14%) JUnit
3 1 (1.14%) Maven
3 1 (1.14%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.14%) Mockito
3 1 (1.14%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.14%) Subversion
General
1 35 (39.77%) Finance
2 18 (20.45%) Retail
3 7 (7.95%) Banking
4 4 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.41%) Legal
5 3 (3.41%) Marketing
6 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.14%) Advertising
7 1 (1.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) Analyst
2 17 (19.32%) PMO Analyst
3 13 (14.77%) Developer
3 13 (14.77%) Project Manager
4 8 (9.09%) PMO Manager
4 8 (9.09%) Project Officer
4 8 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 7 (7.95%) Project Support Officer
5 7 (7.95%) Support Officer
6 6 (6.82%) Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Big Data Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Business Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Scrum Master
9 3 (3.41%) Administrator
9 3 (3.41%) AWS Developer
9 3 (3.41%) Coordinator
9 3 (3.41%) Java Developer
9 3 (3.41%) PMO Administrator
9 3 (3.41%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
9 3 (3.41%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.68%) Web Services
2 2 (2.27%) Kafka
2 2 (2.27%) Node.js
2 2 (2.27%) React
3 1 (1.14%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.14%) Doctrine
3 1 (1.14%) J2EE
3 1 (1.14%) PowerMock
3 1 (1.14%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.14%) RESTful
3 1 (1.14%) SOAP
3 1 (1.14%) Spring
3 1 (1.14%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.73%) NHS
2 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.41%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.27%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.14%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.14%) PMI
5 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (35.23%) Project Management
3 28 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (20.45%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (19.32%) Scrum
6 16 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 13 (14.77%) E-Commerce
8 12 (13.64%) Project Planning
9 7 (7.95%) Resource Management
9 7 (7.95%) TDD
10 5 (5.68%) Analytics
10 5 (5.68%) Change Control
10 5 (5.68%) Coaching
10 5 (5.68%) Data Analytics
10 5 (5.68%) DevOps
10 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (4.55%) Change Management
11 4 (4.55%) Performance Engineering
11 4 (4.55%) PRINCE
11 4 (4.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.36%) Python
2 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.55%) SQL
3 3 (3.41%) Java
4 1 (1.14%) PHP
4 1 (1.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) GDPR
2 4 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (1.14%) GxP
3 1 (1.14%) P3O
3 1 (1.14%) PSD2
System Software
1 6 (6.82%) Docker
2 2 (2.27%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Puppet
2 2 (2.27%) Ansible
2 2 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.27%) Terraform
3 1 (1.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.55%) Splunk
3 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle
3 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.14%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.14%) VMware
3 1 (1.14%) Zend