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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 14 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 190 296 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.43% 11.49% 12.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.50% 15.10% 16.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 166 149
Median daily rate £450 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £224 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £521 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 4
Median hourly rate £22.35 £33.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.28% +91.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £39.00 £46.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.53% +8.33%
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
1810 1960 1906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.34% 76.09% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 1129 937
Median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 71 22
Median hourly rate £20.00 £33.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +97.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 August 2016.

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 28 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 81 £450 +5.88% 14
Bracknell -5 36 £350 +16.66% 1
Slough -8 10 £450 +51.26% 2
Maidenhead -2 9 £544 +69.92% 5
Newbury -18 8 £300 -38.14% 1
Windsor -2 1 £475 +5.55%
Wokingham -9 1 £283 -34.68%
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 109 (24.49%) Telecoms
2 102 (22.92%) PRINCE2
3 72 (16.18%) Finance
3 72 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (15.06%) Microsoft
5 65 (14.61%) ITIL
6 63 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
7 59 (13.26%) Degree
8 57 (12.81%) MS Excel
9 49 (11.01%) MS Project
10 48 (10.79%) Change Management
11 38 (8.54%) Office 365
11 38 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
12 36 (8.09%) ITIL V3
12 36 (8.09%) SharePoint
13 35 (7.87%) Marketing
13 35 (7.87%) Business Analysis
14 34 (7.64%) PMI Certification
14 34 (7.64%) Management Information System
15 31 (6.97%) Risk Management
16 30 (6.74%) Migration
17 29 (6.52%) Programme Management
17 29 (6.52%) Oracle
17 29 (6.52%) SAP
18 28 (6.29%) MS Office
18 28 (6.29%) PMP
18 28 (6.29%) Service Management
19 27 (6.07%) Project Governance
19 27 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
20 26 (5.84%) Security Cleared

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (8.09%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.94%) Skype for Business
3 10 (2.25%) CMS
4 6 (1.35%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 5 (1.12%) iPlanet
5 5 (1.12%) JBoss
6 4 (0.90%) Tuxedo
7 2 (0.45%) Confluence
7 2 (0.45%) SAS
7 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.22%) Apache
8 1 (0.22%) Documentum
8 1 (0.22%) Drupal
8 1 (0.22%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.22%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
8 1 (0.22%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 57 (12.81%) MS Excel
2 49 (11.01%) MS Project
3 28 (6.29%) MS Office
4 23 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.80%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.45%) SPSS
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 7 (1.57%) HFM
2 5 (1.12%) Hyperion Planning
2 5 (1.12%) SAP GRC
3 3 (0.67%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.67%) SAP CO
3 3 (0.67%) SAP FI
3 3 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.22%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.22%) Infor SunSystems
4 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.22%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.54%) Office 365
2 27 (6.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.67%) SaaS
4 2 (0.45%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.45%) IaaS
4 2 (0.45%) Trello
5 1 (0.22%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.22%) PaaS
5 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.72%) LTE
1 21 (4.72%) Skype
2 19 (4.27%) 3G
2 19 (4.27%) Firewall
2 19 (4.27%) WAN
3 18 (4.04%) 4G
3 18 (4.04%) LAN
4 15 (3.37%) Internet
4 15 (3.37%) VPN
5 14 (3.15%) Wi-Fi
6 11 (2.47%) VoLTE
7 10 (2.25%) BIG-IP
7 10 (2.25%) Network Security
8 9 (2.02%) LDAP
8 9 (2.02%) MPLS
9 8 (1.80%) Diameter Protocol
9 8 (1.80%) INAP
9 8 (1.80%) SIGTRAN
9 8 (1.80%) VoIP
10 7 (1.57%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.25%) Big Data
3 8 (1.80%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (0.90%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 4 (0.90%) GIS
5 4 (0.90%) Xcelsius
6 3 (0.67%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.45%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.45%) MS Access
7 2 (0.45%) MySQL
8 1 (0.22%) ActiveReports
8 1 (0.22%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.22%) DB2
8 1 (0.22%) EDRMS
8 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (0.90%) JIRA
2 3 (0.67%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.45%) AppScan
3 2 (0.45%) JUnit
3 2 (0.45%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.45%) Subversion
3 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.22%) PVCS
4 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.22%) Toad
General
1 109 (24.49%) Telecoms
2 72 (16.18%) Finance
3 35 (7.87%) Marketing
4 18 (4.04%) Retail
5 15 (3.37%) Legal
6 13 (2.92%) Back Office
6 13 (2.92%) Spanish Language
7 9 (2.02%) Billing
7 9 (2.02%) Front Office
8 7 (1.57%) Automotive
8 7 (1.57%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.90%) Advertising
9 4 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.67%) Local Government
11 2 (0.45%) Games
12 1 (0.22%) Banking
12 1 (0.22%) Electronics
12 1 (0.22%) French Language
12 1 (0.22%) German Language
12 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 146 (32.81%) Project Manager
2 50 (11.24%) Analyst
3 30 (6.74%) Consultant
4 24 (5.39%) Architect
4 24 (5.39%) IT Manager
5 22 (4.94%) Business Analyst
6 20 (4.49%) IT Project Manager
7 17 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
8 16 (3.60%) Technical Manager
9 14 (3.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 14 (3.15%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (3.15%) Telecoms Manager
10 13 (2.92%) Onboarding Engineer
11 12 (2.70%) Digital Project Manager
12 11 (2.47%) Delivery Manager
12 11 (2.47%) Developer
12 11 (2.47%) Voice Project Manager
13 10 (2.25%) Programme Manager
13 10 (2.25%) Senior Manager
13 10 (2.25%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (2.70%) HTML
2 11 (2.47%) CSS
3 9 (2.02%) SOAP
3 9 (2.02%) Web Services
4 8 (1.80%) Middleware
4 8 (1.80%) SPML
5 7 (1.57%) .NET
5 7 (1.57%) JSP
5 7 (1.57%) Spring
6 5 (1.12%) J2EE
6 5 (1.12%) Struts
7 3 (0.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (0.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (0.45%) Ajax
8 2 (0.45%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (0.45%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (0.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (0.45%) XML
8 2 (0.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (7.64%) Management Information System
3 23 (5.17%) Data Centre
4 17 (3.82%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.60%) PMI
6 14 (3.15%) Replication
7 12 (2.70%) Computer Science
8 10 (2.25%) Smart Meter
8 10 (2.25%) User Experience
9 6 (1.35%) Life Science
9 6 (1.35%) Reference Data
10 5 (1.12%) Copywriting
10 5 (1.12%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.12%) IVR
10 5 (1.12%) Virtual Team
11 4 (0.90%) Animation
11 4 (0.90%) Chemistry
11 4 (0.90%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.90%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.90%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.72%) Linux
1 21 (4.72%) Windows
2 11 (2.47%) Unix
3 7 (1.57%) Solaris
4 6 (1.35%) AIX
4 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (0.90%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.67%) Android
6 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.45%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.22%) CentOS
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (22.92%) PRINCE2
2 72 (16.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 65 (14.61%) ITIL
4 63 (14.16%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (10.79%) Change Management
6 36 (8.09%) ITIL V3
7 35 (7.87%) Business Analysis
8 31 (6.97%) Risk Management
9 30 (6.74%) Migration
10 29 (6.52%) Programme Management
11 28 (6.29%) Service Management
12 27 (6.07%) Project Governance
13 24 (5.39%) Service Delivery
14 23 (5.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 22 (4.94%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (4.94%) Matrix Organization
16 21 (4.72%) CRM
17 19 (4.27%) Project Planning
17 19 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
18 18 (4.04%) Escalation Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (5.39%) SQL
2 18 (4.04%) C
3 15 (3.37%) Java
4 8 (1.80%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.12%) C#
5 5 (1.12%) C++
6 4 (0.90%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.90%) Python
7 3 (0.67%) Embedded C
7 3 (0.67%) Embedded C++
7 3 (0.67%) Perl
8 2 (0.45%) MATLAB
8 2 (0.45%) Tcl
9 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (13.26%) Degree
2 34 (7.64%) PMI Certification
3 28 (6.29%) PMP
4 26 (5.84%) Security Cleared
5 15 (3.37%) SC Cleared
6 10 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (2.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (1.80%) DV Cleared
8 8 (1.80%) HNC
8 8 (1.80%) HND
9 7 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (1.35%) CITP
11 5 (1.12%) CCNA
12 4 (0.90%) ACCA
12 4 (0.90%) CCNP
12 4 (0.90%) CIMA
12 4 (0.90%) CISA
12 4 (0.90%) CISM
12 4 (0.90%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.72%) Data Quality
2 12 (2.70%) QA
3 7 (1.57%) SLA
4 6 (1.35%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.35%) JSP 440
5 5 (1.12%) NEBOSH
6 4 (0.90%) GxP
6 4 (0.90%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.45%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.22%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.22%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.45%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.45%) vSphere
4 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (2.92%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
3 5 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.45%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.45%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (0.45%) Nagios
4 2 (0.45%) Nessus
4 2 (0.45%) NetBackup
4 2 (0.45%) Netcool
5 1 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.22%) OpenView
5 1 (0.22%) OPNET
Vendors
1 67 (15.06%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.52%) Oracle
2 29 (6.52%) SAP
3 20 (4.49%) Cisco
4 17 (3.82%) Amdocs
5 14 (3.15%) Ericsson
5 14 (3.15%) Remedy
6 12 (2.70%) F5
6 12 (2.70%) VMware
7 8 (1.80%) Hyperion
7 8 (1.80%) Nokia
8 6 (1.35%) Adobe
8 6 (1.35%) EMC
8 6 (1.35%) HP
8 6 (1.35%) ServiceNow
9 5 (1.12%) BEA
9 5 (1.12%) IBM
9 5 (1.12%) Red Hat
9 5 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.12%) Sun
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