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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 6 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 301 248 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 12.39% 9.68% 10.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.85% 13.98% 16.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 124 134
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£375 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £208 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £386 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -68.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
- +4.34%
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
1786 1774 2055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.50% 69.27% 66.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 882 805 750
Average daily rate £388 £385 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 37 37
Average hourly rate £17.07 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.72% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.40 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £40.20 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 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
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 August 2014.

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 August 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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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 97 £424 +5.93% 18
Slough +3 34 £333 -11.33% 4
Newbury +3 25 £450 +5.88% 1
Bracknell -4 17 £375 -8.25% 3
Maidenhead 0 12 £338 +25.00% 8
Wokingham 0 1 £378 -
Windsor - - - - 1
Ascot - - - -
Hungerford - - - -
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (34.36%) Telecoms
2 179 (30.76%) PRINCE2
3 129 (22.16%) Finance
4 96 (16.49%) Degree
5 77 (13.23%) MS Project
6 74 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
7 72 (12.37%) MS Excel
8 69 (11.86%) ITIL
9 63 (10.82%) Marketing
10 62 (10.65%) Microsoft
11 59 (10.14%) 3G
12 53 (9.11%) PMI Certification
12 53 (9.11%) MS Office
13 47 (8.08%) PMP
14 45 (7.73%) PRINCE
15 42 (7.22%) Risk Management
15 42 (7.22%) MS Visio
15 42 (7.22%) Programme Management
16 41 (7.04%) SharePoint
17 40 (6.87%) Service Delivery
18 39 (6.70%) Change Management
18 39 (6.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
19 38 (6.53%) CRM
20 35 (6.01%) Migration
20 35 (6.01%) Project Planning
20 35 (6.01%) LTE
21 34 (5.84%) Billing
22 33 (5.67%) MS PowerPoint
23 32 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
24 31 (5.33%) 4G

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 41 (7.04%) SharePoint
2 16 (2.75%) CMS
3 6 (1.03%) IIS
4 5 (0.86%) Drupal
5 4 (0.69%) Lync
6 3 (0.52%) Confluence
6 3 (0.52%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.34%) Documentum
7 2 (0.34%) Apache
7 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.34%) WordPress
7 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.34%) Joomla!
7 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.17%) SAP Portal
8 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 77 (13.23%) MS Project
2 72 (12.37%) MS Excel
3 53 (9.11%) MS Office
4 42 (7.22%) MS Visio
5 33 (5.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (2.23%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.34%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.03%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.52%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.34%) CA Clarity
5 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.17%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.17%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.17%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.17%) Agresso
6 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.34%) Force.com
4 1 (0.17%) SaaS
4 1 (0.17%) PaaS
4 1 (0.17%) Office 365
4 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (10.14%) 3G
2 35 (6.01%) LTE
3 31 (5.33%) 4G
4 25 (4.30%) Internet
5 23 (3.95%) 2G
6 16 (2.75%) Wireless
6 16 (2.75%) Radio Access Network
7 11 (1.89%) Broadband
7 11 (1.89%) WAN
8 9 (1.55%) VoIP
8 9 (1.55%) DNS
9 8 (1.37%) MPLS
9 8 (1.37%) ATM
9 8 (1.37%) LAN
9 8 (1.37%) Firewall
10 7 (1.20%) VoLTE
10 7 (1.20%) SDH
11 6 (1.03%) UMTS
11 6 (1.03%) MVNO
12 5 (0.86%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (0.86%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.52%) MySQL
3 3 (0.52%) Big Data
3 3 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.34%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.17%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.17%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.17%) QlikView
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.17%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.20%) StarTeam
2 3 (0.52%) JIRA
2 3 (0.52%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.52%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.52%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.52%) Ant
2 3 (0.52%) Subversion
3 2 (0.34%) Maven
3 2 (0.34%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (0.34%) Hudson
3 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.17%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.17%) CruiseControl
4 1 (0.17%) JUnit
General
1 200 (34.36%) Telecoms
2 129 (22.16%) Finance
3 63 (10.82%) Marketing
4 34 (5.84%) Billing
5 21 (3.61%) Retail
6 16 (2.75%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.58%) Legal
8 13 (2.23%) Publishing
9 12 (2.06%) Pharmaceutical
10 11 (1.89%) Electronics
10 11 (1.89%) German Language
11 10 (1.72%) Games
12 9 (1.55%) French Language
13 8 (1.37%) Back Office
14 7 (1.20%) Automotive
14 7 (1.20%) Spanish Language
15 6 (1.03%) Italian Language
16 5 (0.86%) Banking
17 3 (0.52%) Advertising
18 2 (0.34%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 276 (47.42%) Project Manager
2 52 (8.93%) Analyst
3 41 (7.04%) Architect
4 33 (5.67%) Coordinator
5 30 (5.15%) Business Analyst
5 30 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
6 26 (4.47%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 25 (4.30%) Project Coordinator
8 19 (3.26%) Administrator
8 19 (3.26%) Technical Manager
8 19 (3.26%) Senior Architect
9 18 (3.09%) Junior
9 18 (3.09%) IT Project Manager
10 17 (2.92%) Infrastructure Manager
10 17 (2.92%) Technical Project Manager
11 16 (2.75%) Developer
11 16 (2.75%) Senior Solutions Architect
12 15 (2.58%) Delivery Manager
12 15 (2.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 15 (2.58%) Project Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.47%) HTML
2 15 (2.58%) CSS
3 14 (2.41%) HTML5
4 13 (2.23%) XML
4 13 (2.23%) .NET
5 11 (1.89%) jQuery
6 10 (1.72%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.55%) Ajax
8 7 (1.20%) XSLT
9 6 (1.03%) Web Services
10 4 (0.69%) J2EE
10 4 (0.69%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.69%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.52%) WCF
11 3 (0.52%) WPF
11 3 (0.52%) DOM
11 3 (0.52%) DHTML
11 3 (0.52%) SOAP
12 2 (0.34%) Flash
12 2 (0.34%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.98%) Computer Science
2 19 (3.26%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.23%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (1.72%) NHS
5 9 (1.55%) DTV
6 8 (1.37%) PMI
7 5 (0.86%) Smart Meter
7 5 (0.86%) Open Source
7 5 (0.86%) Social Media
7 5 (0.86%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.69%) Xbox
8 4 (0.69%) New Media
9 3 (0.52%) Life Science
9 3 (0.52%) Wiki
9 3 (0.52%) FMCG
9 3 (0.52%) STB
9 3 (0.52%) Informatics
9 3 (0.52%) Physics
10 2 (0.34%) Chemistry
10 2 (0.34%) Biology
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.12%) Windows
2 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (0.69%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.34%) Android
3 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.17%) UNIX
4 1 (0.17%) Linux
4 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (30.76%) PRINCE2
2 74 (12.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 69 (11.86%) ITIL
4 45 (7.73%) PRINCE
5 42 (7.22%) Risk Management
5 42 (7.22%) Programme Management
6 40 (6.87%) Service Delivery
7 39 (6.70%) Change Management
8 38 (6.53%) CRM
9 35 (6.01%) Migration
9 35 (6.01%) Project Planning
10 32 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
11 30 (5.15%) Time Management
12 29 (4.98%) Service Management
13 27 (4.64%) Change Control
14 25 (4.30%) Validation
15 20 (3.44%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (3.44%) Business Analysis
16 19 (3.26%) Configuration Management
16 19 (3.26%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (4.98%) SQL
2 17 (2.92%) JavaScript
3 12 (2.06%) C#
4 7 (1.20%) VBScript
5 5 (0.86%) C
6 4 (0.69%) PHP
6 4 (0.69%) VB.NET
7 3 (0.52%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.52%) VB
7 3 (0.52%) C++
7 3 (0.52%) Java
8 2 (0.34%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.17%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (0.17%) RPG IV
9 1 (0.17%) R
9 1 (0.17%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.17%) VBA
9 1 (0.17%) Python
9 1 (0.17%) PHP5
9 1 (0.17%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 96 (16.49%) Degree
2 53 (9.11%) PMI Certification
3 47 (8.08%) PMP
4 39 (6.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 30 (5.15%) Security Cleared
6 24 (4.12%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (3.09%) SC Cleared
8 16 (2.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 7 (1.20%) ISEB
9 7 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.69%) CCNP
10 4 (0.69%) CIMA
11 3 (0.52%) CCNA
11 3 (0.52%) CCIE
11 3 (0.52%) APMP
12 2 (0.34%) AAT
12 2 (0.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.34%) CCIP
12 2 (0.34%) HND
12 2 (0.34%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.47%) QA
2 11 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.37%) ISO 9001
4 7 (1.20%) 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 (1.20%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.17%) XenServer
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (1.20%) WMI
1 7 (1.20%) HP UCMDB
2 4 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (0.52%) 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 62 (10.65%) Microsoft
2 30 (5.15%) Oracle
3 28 (4.81%) SAP
4 20 (3.44%) Cisco
5 14 (2.41%) HP
5 14 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
6 13 (2.23%) VMware
7 8 (1.37%) Remedy
7 8 (1.37%) Citrix
8 7 (1.20%) Borland
8 7 (1.20%) Serena
9 6 (1.03%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 5 (0.86%) Amdocs
11 4 (0.69%) Alias
11 4 (0.69%) Juniper
12 3 (0.52%) BMC
12 3 (0.52%) Hyperion
12 3 (0.52%) IBM
12 3 (0.52%) Nokia
12 3 (0.52%) NEC
Berkshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £20000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading
Volt
Rate: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
TD Group
Rate: From £130 to £150 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Interquest - Sand Resources
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 20 days ago