The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 28 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 of the Processes & Methodologies 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 7 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 314 227 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.53% 9.28% 10.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.10% 13.57% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 107 152
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£375 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £223 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £391 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+0.96% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -64.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +14.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1836 1673 2070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.29% 68.40% 66.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 874 730 806
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 45
Average hourly rate £18.04 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.88% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Project Management
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 Project Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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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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 +6 97 £395 -1.25% 36
Slough -2 33 £338 -10.00% 6
Newbury +3 29 £438 +9.37% 9
Bracknell -1 17 £375 -6.83% 3
Maidenhead -2 11 £300 -7.69% 7
Wokingham +1 3 £399 - 1
Windsor - - - - 2
Ascot - - - - 1
Hungerford - - - - 1
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 200 (33.90%) Telecoms
2 181 (30.68%) PRINCE2
3 140 (23.73%) Finance
4 87 (14.75%) Degree
5 81 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 78 (13.22%) MS Project
7 73 (12.37%) MS Excel
8 69 (11.69%) ITIL
9 64 (10.85%) Microsoft
9 64 (10.85%) Marketing
10 56 (9.49%) PMI Certification
11 52 (8.81%) MS Office
12 51 (8.64%) 3G
13 46 (7.80%) PRINCE
14 45 (7.63%) Risk Management
14 45 (7.63%) SharePoint
14 45 (7.63%) PMP
15 42 (7.12%) Migration
16 39 (6.61%) MS Visio
16 39 (6.61%) MS PowerPoint
17 37 (6.27%) Programme Management
17 37 (6.27%) Service Delivery
17 37 (6.27%) Change Management
18 36 (6.10%) CRM
19 35 (5.93%) Project Planning
20 34 (5.76%) Security Cleared
20 34 (5.76%) Oracle
21 32 (5.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
21 32 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
22 31 (5.25%) LTE

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 45 (7.63%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.88%) CMS
3 5 (0.85%) Drupal
3 5 (0.85%) IIS
3 5 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (0.68%) Lync
5 3 (0.51%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.51%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.34%) Confluence
6 2 (0.34%) Documentum
6 2 (0.34%) Apache
6 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.17%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.17%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.17%) WordPress
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.17%) eRoom
Applications
1 78 (13.22%) MS Project
2 73 (12.37%) MS Excel
3 52 (8.81%) MS Office
4 39 (6.61%) MS Visio
4 39 (6.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (2.54%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.34%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.17%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.02%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.51%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.34%) CA Clarity
4 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.17%) Agresso
5 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.34%) Force.com
3 1 (0.17%) PaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (8.64%) 3G
2 31 (5.25%) LTE
3 27 (4.58%) 4G
4 22 (3.73%) 2G
5 21 (3.56%) Internet
6 12 (2.03%) Wireless
7 11 (1.86%) Radio Access Network
8 10 (1.69%) WAN
8 10 (1.69%) Ethernet
9 9 (1.53%) VoIP
9 9 (1.53%) MPLS
10 8 (1.36%) Broadband
10 8 (1.36%) LAN
10 8 (1.36%) SDH
11 7 (1.19%) ATM
11 7 (1.19%) DNS
12 6 (1.02%) MVNO
12 6 (1.02%) Firewall
12 6 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (0.85%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.51%) Big Data
4 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.34%) MySQL
5 2 (0.34%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.17%) QlikView
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.17%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 7 (1.19%) StarTeam
2 4 (0.68%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.51%) Ant
3 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.34%) Hudson
4 2 (0.34%) JIRA
4 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.34%) Subversion
4 2 (0.34%) Maven
4 2 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.17%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
5 1 (0.17%) JUnit
5 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
General
1 200 (33.90%) Telecoms
2 140 (23.73%) Finance
3 64 (10.85%) Marketing
4 30 (5.08%) Billing
5 22 (3.73%) Retail
6 17 (2.88%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.54%) Publishing
7 15 (2.54%) German Language
8 14 (2.37%) French Language
8 14 (2.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 13 (2.20%) Legal
10 12 (2.03%) Electronics
10 12 (2.03%) Spanish Language
11 11 (1.86%) Italian Language
11 11 (1.86%) Games
12 7 (1.19%) Banking
12 7 (1.19%) Back Office
12 7 (1.19%) Automotive
13 3 (0.51%) Advertising
14 2 (0.34%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 293 (49.66%) Project Manager
2 47 (7.97%) Analyst
3 39 (6.61%) Architect
4 31 (5.25%) Coordinator
5 30 (5.08%) Business Analyst
6 28 (4.75%) Solutions Architect
6 28 (4.75%) IT Project Manager
7 26 (4.41%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 23 (3.90%) Technical Manager
9 22 (3.73%) Project Coordinator
10 20 (3.39%) Technical Project Manager
11 18 (3.05%) Senior Manager
11 18 (3.05%) Senior Project Manager
11 18 (3.05%) Delivery Manager
12 17 (2.88%) Infrastructure Manager
13 16 (2.71%) Junior
13 16 (2.71%) Senior Architect
14 15 (2.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 15 (2.54%) Administrator
15 13 (2.20%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (3.73%) HTML
2 13 (2.20%) CSS
3 11 (1.86%) HTML5
4 10 (1.69%) .NET
4 10 (1.69%) XML
5 8 (1.36%) jQuery
6 7 (1.19%) Ajax
6 7 (1.19%) ASP.NET
7 6 (1.02%) Web Services
8 5 (0.85%) XSLT
9 3 (0.51%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (0.51%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.34%) XHTML
10 2 (0.34%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.34%) DOM
10 2 (0.34%) REST
10 2 (0.34%) DHTML
10 2 (0.34%) J2EE
10 2 (0.34%) JSP
10 2 (0.34%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.41%) Computer Science
2 16 (2.71%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.37%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (2.03%) PMI
5 8 (1.36%) NHS
5 8 (1.36%) DTV
6 7 (1.19%) Informatics
6 7 (1.19%) Life Science
7 6 (1.02%) Chemistry
7 6 (1.02%) FMCG
8 5 (0.85%) Physics
8 5 (0.85%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.68%) Xbox
9 4 (0.68%) New Media
9 4 (0.68%) Smart Meter
9 4 (0.68%) Open Source
9 4 (0.68%) Social Media
10 3 (0.51%) Wiki
11 2 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.34%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 23 (3.90%) Windows
2 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (0.51%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.34%) UNIX
3 2 (0.34%) Linux
4 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.17%) HPUX
4 1 (0.17%) Solaris
4 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.17%) Android
4 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (30.68%) PRINCE2
2 81 (13.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 69 (11.69%) ITIL
4 46 (7.80%) PRINCE
5 45 (7.63%) Risk Management
6 42 (7.12%) Migration
7 37 (6.27%) Programme Management
7 37 (6.27%) Service Delivery
7 37 (6.27%) Change Management
8 36 (6.10%) CRM
9 35 (5.93%) Project Planning
10 32 (5.42%) Agile Software Development
11 29 (4.92%) Change Control
12 26 (4.41%) Service Management
13 25 (4.24%) Business Analysis
13 25 (4.24%) Time Management
14 23 (3.90%) Validation
15 19 (3.22%) Configuration Management
16 18 (3.05%) Logistics
16 18 (3.05%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 30 (5.08%) SQL
2 13 (2.20%) JavaScript
3 8 (1.36%) C#
4 6 (1.02%) C
4 6 (1.02%) Java
5 4 (0.68%) VBScript
6 3 (0.51%) PHP
7 2 (0.34%) C++
7 2 (0.34%) VB
7 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.34%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 1 (0.17%) RPG IV
8 1 (0.17%) R
8 1 (0.17%) VBA
8 1 (0.17%) Python
8 1 (0.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.17%) RPG
8 1 (0.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 87 (14.75%) Degree
2 56 (9.49%) PMI Certification
3 45 (7.63%) PMP
4 34 (5.76%) Security Cleared
5 32 (5.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 26 (4.41%) ITIL Certification
7 21 (3.56%) SC Cleared
8 16 (2.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (0.68%) ISEB
9 4 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.51%) CCIE
10 3 (0.51%) CAPM
10 3 (0.51%) APMP
11 2 (0.34%) CBAP
11 2 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.34%) CIMA
11 2 (0.34%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.34%) CCNA
11 2 (0.34%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.07%) QA
2 9 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.02%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.85%) SLA
5 2 (0.34%) BS25999
5 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.34%) GMP
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 7 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) XenServer
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.19%) WMI
1 7 (1.19%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.51%) SCCM
4 2 (0.34%) Puppet
4 2 (0.34%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 64 (10.85%) Microsoft
2 34 (5.76%) Oracle
3 27 (4.58%) SAP
4 21 (3.56%) Cisco
5 15 (2.54%) HP
6 14 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (2.37%) VMware
7 11 (1.86%) Citrix
8 7 (1.19%) Remedy
8 7 (1.19%) Borland
8 7 (1.19%) Serena
9 4 (0.68%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 4 (0.68%) Amdocs
9 4 (0.68%) Alias
9 4 (0.68%) IBM
9 4 (0.68%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.51%) Hyperion
10 3 (0.51%) Siebel
10 3 (0.51%) NEC
10 3 (0.51%) Metastorm
Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hyphen
Rate: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £250 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
DP Connect
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 12 days ago