The table below looks at the statistics for PMI Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMI Certification over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PMI Certification
Rank 87 80 111
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +31
Contract jobs citing PMI Certification 31 49 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.24% 1.81% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.18% 6.85% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 17
Average daily rate £425 £420 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £461 £554
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.75 £47.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
+31.38% +12.57%
PMI Certification
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Qualifications Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
598 715 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.00% 26.46% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 298 286
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 24 31
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +125.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.41 £11.50 £14.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £90.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+77.77% +28.57%

PMI Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMI Certification across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMI Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PMI Certification Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PMI Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI Certification across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

PMI Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PMI Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PMI Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PMI Certification
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 PMI Certification within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -5 11 £500 +21.21% 3
Newbury +9 5 £473 -0.52%
Bracknell +3 4 £463 - 1
Slough +8 2 £531 +70.00%
PMI Certification
South East

PMI Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PMI Certification also 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 that cited PMI Certification.

1 63 (78.75%) PRINCE2
2 55 (68.75%) Project Management
3 52 (65.00%) PMP
4 38 (47.50%) Telecoms
5 31 (38.75%) Finance
6 30 (37.50%) PMI
7 21 (26.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (21.25%) Degree
9 15 (18.75%) ITIL
10 14 (17.50%) Change Management
11 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (12.50%) LAN
12 10 (12.50%) WAN
12 10 (12.50%) Programme Management
12 10 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 9 (11.25%) Data Centre
13 9 (11.25%) SharePoint
14 8 (10.00%) Legal
14 8 (10.00%) SDLC
15 7 (8.75%) Portfolio Management
15 7 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (8.75%) Firewall
15 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
15 7 (8.75%) CRM
15 7 (8.75%) MS Project
16 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
16 6 (7.50%) Risk Management
16 6 (7.50%) Workflow
16 6 (7.50%) Radio Access Network
16 6 (7.50%) Business Development

PMI Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PMI Certification also 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 that cited PMI Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.75%) CMS
3 2 (2.50%) MS Project Server
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
1 7 (8.75%) MS Project
2 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.75%) Maya
3 3 (3.75%) MS Office
4 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.50%) LAN
1 10 (12.50%) WAN
2 7 (8.75%) Firewall
3 6 (7.50%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (5.00%) DNS
4 4 (5.00%) IP Telephony
4 4 (5.00%) MPLS
5 2 (2.50%) LTE
5 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
5 2 (2.50%) VoIP
6 1 (1.25%) Internet
6 1 (1.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.25%) SAN
6 1 (1.25%) VLAN
6 1 (1.25%) Wireless
6 1 (1.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.25%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 38 (47.50%) Telecoms
2 31 (38.75%) Finance
3 8 (10.00%) Legal
4 5 (6.25%) Marketing
4 5 (6.25%) Retail
5 4 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.75%) Advertising
7 2 (2.50%) Banking
7 2 (2.50%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.25%) Billing
8 1 (1.25%) German Language
8 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 43 (53.75%) Project Manager
2 12 (15.00%) IT Manager
3 10 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 9 (11.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 9 (11.25%) Telecoms Manager
5 8 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 8 (10.00%) Programme Manager
6 7 (8.75%) Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Network Manager
6 7 (8.75%) Network Project Manager
7 5 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Manager
8 4 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Consultant
9 3 (3.75%) Delivery Project Manager
9 3 (3.75%) Planning Manager
9 3 (3.75%) PMO Analyst
9 3 (3.75%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.50%) PMI
2 9 (11.25%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.75%) User Experience
5 2 (2.50%) Fintech
5 2 (2.50%) FMCG
5 2 (2.50%) Life Science
6 1 (1.25%) Biotechnology
6 1 (1.25%) iSeries
6 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) SCADA
6 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.25%) Windows
2 2 (2.50%) AIX
2 2 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (78.75%) PRINCE2
2 55 (68.75%) Project Management
3 21 (26.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (18.75%) ITIL
5 14 (17.50%) Change Management
6 13 (16.25%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 8 (10.00%) SDLC
9 7 (8.75%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (8.75%) CRM
9 7 (8.75%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (7.50%) Business Development
10 6 (7.50%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
10 6 (7.50%) Workflow
11 5 (6.25%) Change Control
11 5 (6.25%) ITIL V3
11 5 (6.25%) Migration
11 5 (6.25%) Process Management
11 5 (6.25%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.50%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 52 (65.00%) PMP
2 17 (21.25%) Degree
3 10 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (6.25%) APMP
5 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) CISSP
7 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) GCIA
7 1 (1.25%) ISEB
7 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.25%) MBA
7 1 (1.25%) PgMP
7 1 (1.25%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) ISO 14001
2 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) P3O
3 1 (1.25%) PMBOK
3 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (2.50%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 5 (6.25%) Remedy
2 4 (5.00%) Amdocs
2 4 (5.00%) BT
2 4 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco
3 3 (3.75%) Ericsson
3 3 (3.75%) Huawei
3 3 (3.75%) Nokia
4 2 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (1.25%) ArcSight
5 1 (1.25%) BMC
5 1 (1.25%) Citrix
5 1 (1.25%) EMC
5 1 (1.25%) SAP