Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 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)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 97 140
Rank change year-on-year -15 +43 -15
Contract jobs citing PMO 85 87 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 1.73% 2.04% 1.41%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 17.78% 15.68% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 69 58
Yorkshire median daily rate £350 £325 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +11.59% -2.92%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £156
90th Percentile £546 £505 £479
England median daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -3.13% +14.29% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
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
England median hourly rate £23.78 £25.12 £22.13
% change year-on-year -5.35% +13.54% -7.08%

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 478 555 503
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 9.73% 13.03% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 316 300
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £238 £163 £186
90th Percentile £575 £575 £565
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 24 32
Yorkshire median hourly rate £19.30 £16.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.77% +12.07% +17.65%
10th Percentile £9.31 £9.25 £10.78
90th Percentile £43.25 £22.50 £29.05
England median hourly rate £22.10 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.49% -11.11% +4.41%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Yorkshire

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor 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 19 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
West Yorkshire -29 60 £350 +7.69% 23
South Yorkshire +10 18 £350 +21.74% 12
North Yorkshire -1 3 £210 -35.38% 2
PMO
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for PMO.

1 36 (42.35%) Finance
2 30 (35.29%) Project Management
3 24 (28.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
6 16 (18.82%) SharePoint
7 15 (17.65%) PRINCE2
7 15 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Excel
9 12 (14.12%) NHS
9 12 (14.12%) Retail
10 11 (12.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (9.41%) SQL
12 8 (9.41%) Change Management
12 8 (9.41%) Banking
12 8 (9.41%) Change Control
13 7 (8.24%) Business Analysis
13 7 (8.24%) Resource Management
14 6 (7.06%) Java
14 6 (7.06%) Scrum
14 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 6 (7.06%) Programme Management
14 6 (7.06%) Dynamics AX
14 6 (7.06%) Degree
14 6 (7.06%) Coaching
14 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (7.06%) Stakeholder Engagement

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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 16 (18.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (3.53%) Alfresco
2 3 (3.53%) Documentum
2 3 (3.53%) Drupal
2 3 (3.53%) FileNet
2 3 (3.53%) Liferay
2 3 (3.53%) LiveCycle
2 3 (3.53%) LiveLink
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.18%) Confluence
4 1 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.18%) nginx
4 1 (1.18%) SAS
4 1 (1.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 17 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (12.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (5.88%) MS Visio
6 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (7.06%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.06%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.35%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.35%) Serverless
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.18%) Office 365
4 1 (1.18%) SaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) LAN
1 2 (2.35%) WAN
2 1 (1.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.53%) Big Data
3 3 (3.53%) Riak
3 3 (3.53%) SQLite
4 2 (2.35%) MS Access
5 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.18%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.18%) GIS
5 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.18%) Redis
5 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.18%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (1.18%) SAS Visual Analytics
5 1 (1.18%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.71%) Subversion
3 3 (3.53%) Ant
3 3 (3.53%) JIRA
3 3 (3.53%) Xcode
4 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.18%) DbUnit
5 1 (1.18%) jMock
5 1 (1.18%) JUnit
5 1 (1.18%) Maven
5 1 (1.18%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.18%) Mockito
5 1 (1.18%) SonarQube
General
1 36 (42.35%) Finance
2 12 (14.12%) Retail
3 8 (9.41%) Banking
4 4 (4.71%) Legal
4 4 (4.71%) Marketing
5 3 (3.53%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.53%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.35%) Games
6 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
6 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.18%) Back Office
7 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (31.76%) Analyst
2 18 (21.18%) PMO Analyst
3 13 (15.29%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.24%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.24%) Developer
5 6 (7.06%) Project Analyst
5 6 (7.06%) Project Officer
6 5 (5.88%) Architect
6 5 (5.88%) Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Contracts Manager
6 5 (5.88%) Coordinator
6 5 (5.88%) Python Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Financial Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) PMO Coordinator
7 4 (4.71%) PMO Officer
7 4 (4.71%) Service Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) PMO Administrator
8 3 (3.53%) PMO Support Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Senior PMO
8 3 (3.53%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) SOAP
1 4 (4.71%) Spring
2 3 (3.53%) .NET
2 3 (3.53%) Apache Flex
2 3 (3.53%) CSS
2 3 (3.53%) Dojo
2 3 (3.53%) Ext JS
2 3 (3.53%) Java EE
2 3 (3.53%) jQuery
2 3 (3.53%) JSON
2 3 (3.53%) JSR 170
2 3 (3.53%) OpenGL
2 3 (3.53%) Sencha Touch
2 3 (3.53%) WebGL
2 3 (3.53%) XML
3 2 (2.35%) Node.js
3 2 (2.35%) React
4 1 (1.18%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (1.18%) RESTful
4 1 (1.18%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) NHS
2 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.53%) PMI
5 2 (2.35%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.18%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.18%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.18%) User Experience
6 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.53%) Android
1 3 (3.53%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.18%) Linux
2 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.29%) Project Management
2 24 (28.24%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (24.71%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.65%) PRINCE2
5 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (9.41%) Change Control
6 8 (9.41%) Change Management
7 7 (8.24%) Business Analysis
7 7 (8.24%) Resource Management
8 6 (7.06%) Coaching
8 6 (7.06%) Programme Management
8 6 (7.06%) Scrum
8 6 (7.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (7.06%) Waterfall
9 5 (5.88%) Matrix Management
9 5 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (5.88%) Programme Delivery
10 4 (4.71%) Project Governance
10 4 (4.71%) Project Planning
10 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.41%) SQL
2 6 (7.06%) Java
3 5 (5.88%) Python
4 3 (3.53%) Objective-C
5 2 (2.35%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (7.06%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) PMI Certification
2 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) GDPR
2 3 (3.53%) QA
3 2 (2.35%) GxP
3 2 (2.35%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Terraform
2 1 (1.18%) Ansible
2 1 (1.18%) CASB
2 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.53%) Adobe
2 3 (3.53%) FatWire
2 3 (3.53%) IBM
2 3 (3.53%) Interwoven
2 3 (3.53%) OpenText
2 3 (3.53%) Sencha
2 3 (3.53%) Sitecore
2 3 (3.53%) Vignette
2 3 (3.53%) Xerox
3 2 (2.35%) Progress
3 2 (2.35%) SAP
3 2 (2.35%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.18%) Cognos
4 1 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.18%) VMware