The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 8 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 292 273 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.94% 9.73% 12.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.24% 13.18% 18.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 143 120
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £240 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 9
Average hourly rate £16.25 £11.90 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.61% -72.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £11.90 £33.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £11.90 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £28.32 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -17.31%
Project Management
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2051 2071 1600
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 69.81% 73.78% 69.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 1080 650
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 55 55
Average hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.25 £12.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £165.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 March 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 -4 91 £420 -5.40% 17
Newbury -1 45 £350 -18.60% 5
Slough +3 34 £400 -13.04% 14
Bracknell +18 21 £400 +3.22% 3
Maidenhead -1 15 £398 +19.54% 6
Wokingham - 3 £425 - 4
Windsor -2 2 £284 -12.69%
Hungerford - - - -
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 210 (38.39%) Telecoms
2 163 (29.80%) PRINCE2
3 93 (17.00%) Finance
4 79 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 77 (14.08%) PMI Certification
6 73 (13.35%) Degree
7 71 (12.98%) ITIL
8 69 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
9 63 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
10 61 (11.15%) Microsoft
11 59 (10.79%) Service Delivery
12 55 (10.05%) MS Excel
13 50 (9.14%) PMP
14 49 (8.96%) MS Project
15 43 (7.86%) Change Management
15 43 (7.86%) Migration
15 43 (7.86%) Security Cleared
16 40 (7.31%) Programme Management
17 38 (6.95%) MS Office
18 35 (6.40%) Cisco
18 35 (6.40%) Marketing
19 34 (6.22%) Scrum
19 34 (6.22%) SAP
20 31 (5.67%) 3G
21 30 (5.48%) Billing
21 30 (5.48%) Service Management
21 30 (5.48%) Firewall
21 30 (5.48%) Management Information System
21 30 (5.48%) Risk Management
22 29 (5.30%) PMI

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 28 (5.12%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.46%) CMS
3 5 (0.91%) Lync
4 4 (0.73%) IIS
5 3 (0.55%) Drupal
5 3 (0.55%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.37%) Apache
7 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.18%) Confluence
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.18%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.18%) SAS
7 1 (0.18%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 55 (10.05%) MS Excel
2 49 (8.96%) MS Project
3 38 (6.95%) MS Office
4 28 (5.12%) MS Visio
5 23 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 3 (0.55%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.37%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.37%) Agresso
4 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.18%) Summit
5 1 (0.18%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.18%) HFM
5 1 (0.18%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.18%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle BRM
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.65%) SaaS
2 8 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.55%) PaaS
3 3 (0.55%) IaaS
4 2 (0.37%) Office 365
4 2 (0.37%) Force.com
5 1 (0.18%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.67%) 3G
2 30 (5.48%) Firewall
3 23 (4.20%) Internet
4 21 (3.84%) MPLS
4 21 (3.84%) LAN
5 19 (3.47%) LTE
6 18 (3.29%) 4G
6 18 (3.29%) WAN
6 18 (3.29%) DNS
7 16 (2.93%) Broadband
7 16 (2.93%) Radio Access Network
8 14 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
8 14 (2.56%) GSM
8 14 (2.56%) UMTS
9 11 (2.01%) HTTP
10 10 (1.83%) VPN
11 9 (1.65%) BGP
11 9 (1.65%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (1.65%) TCP/IP
11 9 (1.65%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.19%) MySQL
2 11 (2.01%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (0.73%) DB2
6 2 (0.37%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.37%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.37%) SAP BI
7 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.18%) Essbase
7 1 (0.18%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.18%) QlikView
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (0.91%) JIRA
2 3 (0.55%) PowerBuilder
3 2 (0.37%) Selenium
3 2 (0.37%) TestPartner
3 2 (0.37%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.18%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 210 (38.39%) Telecoms
2 93 (17.00%) Finance
3 35 (6.40%) Marketing
4 30 (5.48%) Billing
5 17 (3.11%) Retail
5 17 (3.11%) Legal
6 11 (2.01%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.83%) German Language
8 8 (1.46%) Italian Language
8 8 (1.46%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.91%) Banking
10 4 (0.73%) Automotive
10 4 (0.73%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.73%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.55%) Back Office
12 2 (0.37%) Electronics
12 2 (0.37%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Publishing
13 1 (0.18%) Games
13 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 190 (34.73%) Project Manager
2 48 (8.78%) Analyst
3 35 (6.40%) Consultant
4 33 (6.03%) Coordinator
5 31 (5.67%) Delivery Manager
6 30 (5.48%) Technical Manager
7 26 (4.75%) Business Analyst
8 24 (4.39%) Architect
8 24 (4.39%) Telecoms Project Manager
9 20 (3.66%) Project Coordinator
10 18 (3.29%) Programme Manager
10 18 (3.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 18 (3.29%) Infrastructure Manager
11 17 (3.11%) Technical Project Manager
12 16 (2.93%) Change Manager
13 15 (2.74%) Service Manager
13 15 (2.74%) Technical Delivery Manager
14 14 (2.56%) Senior Manager
15 13 (2.38%) Developer
16 12 (2.19%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.83%) HTML
1 10 (1.83%) Web Services
1 10 (1.83%) LAMP
2 7 (1.28%) .NET
3 6 (1.10%) Application Packaging
3 6 (1.10%) HTML5
4 5 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (0.91%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.73%) J2EE
5 4 (0.73%) CSS
5 4 (0.73%) SOAP
5 4 (0.73%) Middleware
5 4 (0.73%) REST
5 4 (0.73%) Hibernate
6 3 (0.55%) Visualforce
6 3 (0.55%) jQuery
6 3 (0.55%) Mason
6 3 (0.55%) APPC
6 3 (0.55%) MDX
6 3 (0.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 63 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 29 (5.30%) PMI
4 27 (4.94%) Computer Science
5 11 (2.01%) User Experience
6 9 (1.65%) Smart Meter
7 7 (1.28%) Social Media
8 6 (1.10%) Open Source
8 6 (1.10%) Replication
9 5 (0.91%) NHS
9 5 (0.91%) IPTV
9 5 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (0.91%) FMCG
9 5 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.73%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.73%) Streaming Video
10 4 (0.73%) PKI
10 4 (0.73%) GIS
11 3 (0.55%) AS400
11 3 (0.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 28 (5.12%) Windows
1 28 (5.12%) Linux
2 20 (3.66%) Windows 7
3 10 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (1.46%) UNIX
5 5 (0.91%) Windows XP
5 5 (0.91%) Solaris
6 3 (0.55%) OS/400
6 3 (0.55%) i5/OS
7 2 (0.37%) Android
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.37%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.37%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.18%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (29.80%) PRINCE2
2 79 (14.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 71 (12.98%) ITIL
4 69 (12.61%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (10.79%) Service Delivery
6 43 (7.86%) Change Management
6 43 (7.86%) Migration
7 40 (7.31%) Programme Management
8 34 (6.22%) Scrum
9 30 (5.48%) Service Management
9 30 (5.48%) Risk Management
10 26 (4.75%) Release Management
11 22 (4.02%) Project Planning
11 22 (4.02%) Time Management
11 22 (4.02%) Waterfall
12 21 (3.84%) CRM
13 20 (3.66%) Change Control
14 19 (3.47%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (3.47%) PRINCE
15 18 (3.29%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 28 (5.12%) SQL
2 12 (2.19%) C
3 9 (1.65%) Java
4 8 (1.46%) JavaScript
5 6 (1.10%) C#
6 3 (0.55%) COBOL
6 3 (0.55%) RPG
6 3 (0.55%) VB.NET
6 3 (0.55%) Apex Code
7 2 (0.37%) ABAP
7 2 (0.37%) Python
7 2 (0.37%) PHP
8 1 (0.18%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.18%) C++
8 1 (0.18%) Perl
8 1 (0.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 77 (14.08%) PMI Certification
2 73 (13.35%) Degree
3 50 (9.14%) PMP
4 43 (7.86%) Security Cleared
5 27 (4.94%) SC Cleared
5 27 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (2.01%) ISEB
7 9 (1.65%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (1.10%) NVQ Level 3
9 6 (1.10%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.91%) CISSP
11 3 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.55%) MCSE
11 3 (0.55%) IBM Certification
12 2 (0.37%) GIAC
12 2 (0.37%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.18%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.18%) PgMP
13 1 (0.18%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.30%) QA
2 8 (1.46%) SLA
2 8 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.37%) COBIT
4 2 (0.37%) BS15000
4 2 (0.37%) ISO 14001
4 2 (0.37%) GxP
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.91%) VMware ESX
2 5 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (0.55%) PowerHA
4 2 (0.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 9 (1.65%) FortiGate
2 3 (0.55%) SCCM
2 3 (0.55%) Tivoli NetView
3 2 (0.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (0.37%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (0.37%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.37%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.18%) OpenView
4 1 (0.18%) Netcool
4 1 (0.18%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 61 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 35 (6.40%) Cisco
3 34 (6.22%) SAP
4 25 (4.57%) Oracle
5 24 (4.39%) CheckPoint
6 14 (2.56%) HP
6 14 (2.56%) F5
7 12 (2.19%) Remedy
7 12 (2.19%) VMware
8 9 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.65%) Red Hat
8 9 (1.65%) Ericsson
9 8 (1.46%) BMC
9 8 (1.46%) Citrix
10 7 (1.28%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 6 (1.10%) EMC
11 6 (1.10%) Mapinfo
12 5 (0.91%) Sun
12 5 (0.91%) Dell
12 5 (0.91%) IBM
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Lucid Support Services Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Larson Group
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £475 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Streamline Connections
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £100 - £130 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury
Net Forte
Rate: £400 - £600 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £43 per hour + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Slough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £475.00 per day + ASAP
Posted: 24 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 26 days ago