The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term PMI 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 over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 120 102 121
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Contract jobs citing PMI 10 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.34% 0.81% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 4.56% 3.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 7
Average daily rate £425 £406 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £165.00 £41.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+295.20% +51.81%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
592 439 569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.23% 17.69% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 164 271
Average daily rate £375 £355 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% +2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 34 26
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.53 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
PMI
South East

PMI
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

PMI Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PMI
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PMI Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PMI
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PMI Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

PMI
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 within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -10 3 - -
Newbury -1 2 £450 -
Bracknell - - - -
PMI
South East

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PMI 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.

1 21 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 21 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 20 (95.24%) Project Management
3 8 (38.10%) Finance
4 6 (28.57%) PMP
4 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
4 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (23.81%) MS Project
6 4 (19.05%) MS Office
6 4 (19.05%) ITIL
6 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) ISEB
6 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
6 4 (19.05%) Change Management
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (19.05%) MS Project Server
7 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
7 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (9.52%) B2B
8 2 (9.52%) B2C
8 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
8 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
8 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 2 (9.52%) Migration
8 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
8 2 (9.52%) IPTV

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing PMI 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (19.05%) MS Project Server
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Project
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 4 (19.05%) MS Visio
2 4 (19.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) WAN
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Back Office
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Change Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Business Change Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Business Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Business Change Project Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Change Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.76%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) ERP Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Security Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) IPTV
2 1 (4.76%) FMCG
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 20 (95.24%) Project Management
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.52%) Dependency Management
6 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
6 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.52%) Quality Management
6 2 (9.52%) B2B
6 2 (9.52%) B2C
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 21 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 6 (28.57%) PMP
3 4 (19.05%) ISEB
4 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) APMP
6 1 (4.76%) MBA
6 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) JD Edwards
2 1 (4.76%) Remedy
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) SAP