The 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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management Institute (PMI)
Rank 118 116 106
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing PMI 12 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.32% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 1.18% 3.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
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£425 £425 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £465 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.56% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £165.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
- +295.20%
PMI
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
747 761 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.18% 27.40% 23.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 358 217
Average daily rate £400 £370 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £207 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 36 34
Average hourly rate £17.22 £17.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.17% -1.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £29.73 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +1.17%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMI across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

PMI Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2015. 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 +2 3 £445 -
Slough 0 2 £513 +7.89% 1
Newbury -7 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 £400 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
PMI
South East

PMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 40 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 34 (85.00%) PRINCE2
3 31 (77.50%) Project Management
4 25 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 25 (62.50%) Release Management
5 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (52.50%) Software Delivery
7 15 (37.50%) Scrum
8 11 (27.50%) ITIL
9 8 (20.00%) MS Project
9 8 (20.00%) Billing
10 5 (12.50%) Finance
10 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
11 4 (10.00%) CRM
11 4 (10.00%) ERP
11 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 4 (10.00%) PRINCE
12 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (7.50%) PMP
12 3 (7.50%) CMMI
12 3 (7.50%) Wireless
12 3 (7.50%) JIRA
12 3 (7.50%) Banking
13 2 (5.00%) Retail
13 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
13 2 (5.00%) Service Management
13 2 (5.00%) ISO 14001
13 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery

PMI
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) MS Project
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Wireless
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) LTE
3 1 (2.50%) 4G
3 1 (2.50%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) 3G
3 1 (2.50%) 2G
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) JIRA
General
1 25 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 8 (20.00%) Billing
3 5 (12.50%) Finance
4 3 (7.50%) Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Technical Manager
2 17 (42.50%) Delivery Manager
2 17 (42.50%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 10 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (15.00%) Release Manager
5 4 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Process Manager
7 2 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Quality Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Deployment Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Programme Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Software Release Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Junior IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Project Delivery Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Junior
8 1 (2.50%) Coordinator
8 1 (2.50%) Delivery Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (85.00%) PRINCE2
2 31 (77.50%) Project Management
3 25 (62.50%) Release Management
4 23 (57.50%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (52.50%) Software Delivery
6 15 (37.50%) Scrum
7 11 (27.50%) ITIL
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 4 (10.00%) CRM
9 4 (10.00%) ERP
9 4 (10.00%) PRINCE
10 3 (7.50%) CMMI
11 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
11 2 (5.00%) Service Management
11 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
11 2 (5.00%) Change Management
11 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
11 2 (5.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 40 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.50%) PMP
3 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 14001
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 9000
1 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
2 1 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) EMC
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
3 1 (2.50%) Nokia
3 1 (2.50%) Siemens
3 1 (2.50%) Lotus
3 1 (2.50%) Huawei
Windsor, Berkshire
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
The People Network
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 9 days ago