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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 6 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 250 253 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 10.34% 10.00% 10.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.08% 13.09% 14.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 139 119
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
- +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 0
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.76%
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
1911 1933 1901
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.03% 76.37% 74.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 988 932
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 59 41
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.88% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £13.65 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £39.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 May 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
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 26 May 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 +5 99 £450 +5.88% 20
Bracknell -5 25 £400 +28.00% 2
Slough +6 20 £400 +14.86% 12
Maidenhead -6 10 £420 +5.66% 7
Wokingham +2 9 £488 -
Newbury -10 9 £400 +3.22% 1
Windsor +2 1 £675 +12.50% 1
Hungerford - 1 £330 -
Project Management
South East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 132 (28.82%) PRINCE2
2 129 (28.17%) Telecoms
3 102 (22.27%) Finance
4 78 (17.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 78 (17.03%) ITIL
5 61 (13.32%) Microsoft
6 60 (13.10%) Degree
7 56 (12.23%) MS Excel
8 54 (11.79%) MS Project
8 54 (11.79%) Change Management
8 54 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (8.30%) Programme Management
9 38 (8.30%) PMI Certification
10 35 (7.64%) ITIL V3
11 34 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
12 33 (7.21%) Data Centre
12 33 (7.21%) SharePoint
13 32 (6.99%) SAP
14 28 (6.11%) Risk Management
14 28 (6.11%) Marketing
15 27 (5.90%) Service Management
15 27 (5.90%) Service Delivery
16 26 (5.68%) PMP
17 24 (5.24%) 3G
18 23 (5.02%) Retail
19 22 (4.80%) Management Information System
20 21 (4.59%) Computer Science
21 20 (4.37%) Project Planning
21 20 (4.37%) Security Cleared
21 20 (4.37%) PRINCE2 Certification

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 33 (7.21%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.75%) Skype for Business
3 7 (1.53%) CMS
4 4 (0.87%) JBoss
4 4 (0.87%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.44%) Confluence
5 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.44%) SAS
5 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.22%) Apache
6 1 (0.22%) Documentum
6 1 (0.22%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.22%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (12.23%) MS Excel
2 54 (11.79%) MS Project
3 18 (3.93%) MS Office
4 12 (2.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (2.18%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.44%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.53%) Eloqua
1 7 (1.53%) HFM
2 6 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.09%) Hyperion Planning
3 5 (1.09%) SAP GRC
4 3 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.66%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.66%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.66%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.66%) Unica
5 2 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.22%) Changepoint
6 1 (0.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.22%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 1 (0.22%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.22%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.37%) Office 365
2 7 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.87%) SaaS
4 3 (0.66%) Trello
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.22%) Force.com
5 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.22%) IaaS
5 1 (0.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.24%) 3G
2 20 (4.37%) LTE
3 19 (4.15%) 4G
3 19 (4.15%) Internet
4 15 (3.28%) Firewall
4 15 (3.28%) WAN
5 13 (2.84%) LAN
6 11 (2.40%) VoLTE
6 11 (2.40%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (2.18%) MPLS
7 10 (2.18%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (1.97%) VPN
9 8 (1.75%) Broadband
9 8 (1.75%) Diameter Protocol
9 8 (1.75%) INAP
9 8 (1.75%) LDAP
9 8 (1.75%) SIGTRAN
9 8 (1.75%) Skype
10 7 (1.53%) DNS
10 7 (1.53%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.97%) Big Data
3 8 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.87%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.44%) GIS
5 2 (0.44%) MySQL
5 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.22%) ActiveReports
6 1 (0.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (0.22%) Cognos Report Studio
6 1 (0.22%) Cognos Transformer
6 1 (0.22%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.22%) MS Access
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (1.31%) JIRA
2 3 (0.66%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.44%) AppScan
3 2 (0.44%) JUnit
3 2 (0.44%) Metasploit
3 2 (0.44%) Subversion
3 2 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.22%) Ant
4 1 (0.22%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.22%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.22%) Toad
4 1 (0.22%) VersionOne
General
1 129 (28.17%) Telecoms
2 102 (22.27%) Finance
3 28 (6.11%) Marketing
4 23 (5.02%) Retail
5 19 (4.15%) Legal
6 18 (3.93%) Billing
6 18 (3.93%) Manufacturing
7 15 (3.28%) Pharmaceutical
8 14 (3.06%) Back Office
9 11 (2.40%) Front Office
10 6 (1.31%) Automotive
11 5 (1.09%) Electronics
12 4 (0.87%) Banking
12 4 (0.87%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.66%) Advertising
13 3 (0.66%) Italian Language
13 3 (0.66%) Portuguese Language
14 1 (0.22%) French Language
14 1 (0.22%) German Language
14 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 186 (40.61%) Project Manager
2 47 (10.26%) Analyst
3 28 (6.11%) IT Manager
4 24 (5.24%) IT Project Manager
5 22 (4.80%) Infrastructure Manager
6 21 (4.59%) Business Analyst
7 20 (4.37%) Technical Manager
8 19 (4.15%) Architect
9 17 (3.71%) Consultant
10 16 (3.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 16 (3.49%) Solutions Architect
10 16 (3.49%) Telecoms Manager
11 15 (3.28%) PMO Analyst
12 14 (3.06%) Programme Manager
13 13 (2.84%) Senior Manager
13 13 (2.84%) Senior Project Manager
14 12 (2.62%) Technical Project Manager
15 10 (2.18%) Contracts Manager
15 10 (2.18%) Coordinator
15 10 (2.18%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.97%) SOAP
2 8 (1.75%) SPML
3 7 (1.53%) .NET
4 6 (1.31%) Spring
4 6 (1.31%) Web Services
5 4 (0.87%) HTML
5 4 (0.87%) Struts
6 3 (0.66%) CSS
6 3 (0.66%) Middleware
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.66%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 3 (0.66%) WCF
6 3 (0.66%) WPF
7 2 (0.44%) Ajax
7 2 (0.44%) jQuery
7 2 (0.44%) JSP
7 2 (0.44%) LAMP
7 2 (0.44%) Spring MVC
7 2 (0.44%) XML
7 2 (0.44%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 34 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (7.21%) Data Centre
3 22 (4.80%) Management Information System
4 21 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 13 (2.84%) PMI
5 13 (2.84%) Smart Meter
6 10 (2.18%) Mobile App
7 9 (1.97%) Replication
8 7 (1.53%) FMCG
9 6 (1.31%) Data Extraction
9 6 (1.31%) Performance Metrics
10 5 (1.09%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.09%) IVR
11 4 (0.87%) Chemistry
11 4 (0.87%) Life Science
11 4 (0.87%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.87%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
12 3 (0.66%) Embedded Systems
12 3 (0.66%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (3.28%) Windows
2 13 (2.84%) Linux
3 8 (1.75%) Unix
3 8 (1.75%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.87%) AIX
4 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (0.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.66%) Android
5 3 (0.66%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (28.82%) PRINCE2
2 78 (17.03%) ITIL
2 78 (17.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 54 (11.79%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (11.79%) Change Management
4 38 (8.30%) Programme Management
5 35 (7.64%) ITIL V3
6 28 (6.11%) Risk Management
7 27 (5.90%) Service Delivery
7 27 (5.90%) Service Management
8 20 (4.37%) Continuous Improvement
8 20 (4.37%) Project Planning
9 19 (4.15%) Project Governance
9 19 (4.15%) SDLC
9 19 (4.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 18 (3.93%) Business Analysis
10 18 (3.93%) Change Control
10 18 (3.93%) Migration
11 16 (3.49%) Logistics
12 15 (3.28%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.62%) C
2 9 (1.97%) Java
3 8 (1.75%) SQL
4 5 (1.09%) C#
4 5 (1.09%) C++
5 4 (0.87%) Python
6 3 (0.66%) Embedded C
6 3 (0.66%) Embedded C++
6 3 (0.66%) Perl
7 2 (0.44%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.22%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.22%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.22%) PHP
8 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 60 (13.10%) Degree
2 38 (8.30%) PMI Certification
3 26 (5.68%) PMP
4 20 (4.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 20 (4.37%) Security Cleared
5 13 (2.84%) SC Cleared
6 8 (1.75%) CISA
6 8 (1.75%) CISM
6 8 (1.75%) CISSP
6 8 (1.75%) HNC
6 8 (1.75%) HND
6 8 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (1.53%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.31%) CRISC
8 6 (1.31%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.09%) CITP
9 5 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.87%) ACCA
10 4 (0.87%) CCNA
10 4 (0.87%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.93%) QA
2 16 (3.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (3.06%) Data Quality
4 12 (2.62%) GxP
5 9 (1.97%) SLA
6 4 (0.87%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.87%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.66%) GAAP
7 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.66%) NEBOSH
8 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.22%) GMP
8 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.22%) P3O
System Software
1 7 (1.53%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.44%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (0.44%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.44%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.44%) vSphere
3 2 (0.44%) XenApp
3 2 (0.44%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (1.53%) Windows Intune
2 3 (0.66%) Data Guard
2 3 (0.66%) Nagios
3 2 (0.44%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.44%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.44%) Cisco IPCC
3 2 (0.44%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.44%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.44%) Nessus
3 2 (0.44%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.44%) OPNET
3 2 (0.44%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (0.44%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (0.44%) WSUS
4 1 (0.22%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.22%) NSN NetAct
4 1 (0.22%) OpenView
4 1 (0.22%) Simpana
Vendors
1 61 (13.32%) Microsoft
2 32 (6.99%) SAP
3 19 (4.15%) Cisco
4 18 (3.93%) Oracle
5 17 (3.71%) Amdocs
6 15 (3.28%) Ericsson
7 14 (3.06%) Remedy
7 14 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
8 9 (1.97%) Nokia
9 8 (1.75%) Hyperion
9 8 (1.75%) NetApp
10 7 (1.53%) Aprimo
10 7 (1.53%) HP
10 7 (1.53%) Marketo
10 7 (1.53%) VMware
11 6 (1.31%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.09%) Citrix
12 5 (1.09%) Dell
12 5 (1.09%) JD Edwards
12 5 (1.09%) Saba
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