Period
to 7 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 7 June 2020 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 112 105 100
Rank change year-on-year -7 -5 +20
Contract jobs citing PMO 11 84 111
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.55% 1.88% 2.29%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 7.43% 20.00% 18.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 61 91
Median daily rate £425 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -14.29% +6.06%
10th Percentile £339 £185 £213
90th Percentile £517 £488 £488
England median daily rate £422 £388 £400
% change year-on-year +8.77% -3.13% +5.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 3
Median hourly rate £30.30 £52.50 £10.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.29% +408.72% -74.20%
10th Percentile £25.01 £34.65 £8.43
90th Percentile £34.23 £84.15 £14.70
England median hourly rate £22.64 £32.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -29.79% +53.57% -8.70%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 148 420 611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 7.34% 9.42% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 239 377
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £184 £200 £250
90th Percentile £650 £550 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 39 20
Median hourly rate £21.50 £16.11 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.50% -2.39% +32.00%
10th Percentile £10.25 £8.98 £11.53
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate £25.27 £22.96 £24.56
% change year-on-year +10.05% -6.52% +22.80%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Yorkshire

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing PMO in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for PMO in Yorkshire

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Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing PMO in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for PMO in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing PMO in Yorkshire.

Hourly rate trend for PMO in Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 7 June 2020. 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
West Yorkshire +17 8 £400 +42.10% 3
South Yorkshire +21 3 £425 +55.96%
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 7 June 2020, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PMO.

1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Project Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 2 (18.18%) Document Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) QA
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Visualisation

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Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) PMO Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Delivery Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planner
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Senior PMO
3 1 (9.09%) Senior PMO Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Change Control
1 3 (27.27%) Change Management
1 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
1 3 (27.27%) Project Delivery
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Document Management
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
2 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (9.09%) Contract Management
3 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (9.09%) Workshop Facilitation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) PSD2
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft