The first table below looks at the demand for the IT Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 100 102 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +20
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 20 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.79% 0.87% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.96% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 7
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£395 £513 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.92% +13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £315 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.75% +27.08%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2256 2186 2768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.67% 90.93% 88.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 957 1023
Average daily rate £365 £370 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £196 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 77 92
Average hourly rate £17.07 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.45% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.94 £12.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £31.00 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Project Manager in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 7 £475 -9.52% 1
Maidenhead -1 3 - -
Slough +4 1 - -
Newbury - - - -
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 26 (65.00%) Project Management
2 16 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
4 8 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
7 5 (12.50%) CRM
7 5 (12.50%) Finance
7 5 (12.50%) Marketing
8 4 (10.00%) Migration
8 4 (10.00%) Drupal
8 4 (10.00%) Kanban
8 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (10.00%) CMS
8 4 (10.00%) SEO
8 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 4 (10.00%) MS Office
8 4 (10.00%) PMP
9 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
9 3 (7.50%) ITIL
9 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
9 3 (7.50%) Bioinformatics
9 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (7.50%) Analytics
9 3 (7.50%) Life Science
9 3 (7.50%) Informatics
9 3 (7.50%) Chemistry
9 3 (7.50%) Degree

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (10.00%) CMS
1 4 (10.00%) Drupal
2 2 (5.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) SMS
1 1 (2.50%) FTP
1 1 (2.50%) Network Security
1 1 (2.50%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 5 (12.50%) Marketing
4 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Billing
5 1 (2.50%) Back Office
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Legal
5 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
5 1 (2.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Informatics
1 3 (7.50%) Chemistry
1 3 (7.50%) Life Science
2 2 (5.00%) Open Source
2 2 (5.00%) PMI
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
3 1 (2.50%) DTV
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) Project Management
2 16 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (12.50%) CRM
5 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
5 4 (10.00%) SEO
5 4 (10.00%) Kanban
5 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (7.50%) Analytics
6 3 (7.50%) Bioinformatics
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
6 3 (7.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Data Management
7 2 (5.00%) Change Control
8 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Management
8 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (15.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (10.00%) PMP
3 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (7.50%) Degree
3 3 (7.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (5.00%) CAPM
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (5.00%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) SAP
3 1 (2.50%) Cognos
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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