The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
South East / Berkshire
Rank 88 103 121
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +18
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 17 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.84% 0.87% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.95% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 8
Median daily rate £500 £500 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £373 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £500 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.16 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.65% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1881 2319 2605
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.21% 92.13% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 1235 1294
Median daily rate £417 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 93 74
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Berkshire region.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Berkshire region.

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 6 £500 -
Newbury +5 3 £375 -
Slough +8 1 £303 -26.66%
Maidenhead -4 1 £375 +2.73%
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 13 (43.33%) Project Management
1 13 (43.33%) PRINCE2
2 9 (30.00%) Finance
3 7 (23.33%) Supplier Management
4 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.33%) Billing
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (13.33%) Project Governance
6 4 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (10.00%) Office 365
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (10.00%) PMP
7 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
7 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.67%) Internet
8 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
8 2 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (6.67%) ITIL
8 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Billing
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) EMV
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) PRINCE2
1 13 (43.33%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) Supplier Management
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (13.33%) Project Governance
5 4 (13.33%) Risk Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.33%) Coaching
8 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
8 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team Management
8 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (10.00%) PMP
2 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) APMP
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) GMP
1 1 (3.33%) GxP
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) PeopleSoft
1 2 (6.67%) Workday
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco
2 1 (3.33%) Siemens
2 1 (3.33%) Thunderhead
2 1 (3.33%) VMware