The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 18 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 152 227 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.85% 9.03% 6.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.45% 9.81% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 147 129
Median daily rate £425 £446 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.90 £37.05 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-11.20% -10.18%
Project Manager
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1798 2313 2499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.82% 92.04% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 1205 1292
Median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 144 63
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +24.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.95 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.98 £47.50 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 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 -3 59 £425 -5.55% 1
Bracknell -1 21 £420 +25.37%
Slough +4 10 £475 +5.55% 2
Newbury -4 8 £438 +2.94% 1
Maidenhead +5 5 £370 -17.54% 2
Wokingham -3 4 £450 +2.85%
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 138 (52.27%) Project Management
2 103 (39.02%) PRINCE2
3 61 (23.11%) Finance
4 60 (22.73%) Telecoms
5 43 (16.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 40 (15.15%) ITIL
6 40 (15.15%) Microsoft
7 39 (14.77%) PMP
8 37 (14.02%) MS Project
9 36 (13.64%) PMI Certification
10 34 (12.88%) Data Centre
11 33 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 32 (12.12%) Migration
12 32 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (11.74%) ITIL V3
14 24 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
14 24 (9.09%) Remedy
15 22 (8.33%) Management Information System
16 21 (7.95%) Risk Management
16 21 (7.95%) Security Cleared
17 20 (7.58%) LTE
18 19 (7.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
18 19 (7.20%) Ericsson
18 19 (7.20%) VoLTE
19 17 (6.44%) Supplier Management
20 16 (6.06%) SDLC
20 16 (6.06%) Matrix Organization
20 16 (6.06%) Project Planning
20 16 (6.06%) SC Cleared
21 14 (5.30%) Cisco

Project Manager Skill Set
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 14 (5.30%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.14%) CMS
2 3 (1.14%) Documentum
2 3 (1.14%) Drupal
3 2 (0.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.38%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 37 (14.02%) MS Project
2 33 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.14%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.17%) Office 365
2 4 (1.52%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.76%) Veeva
4 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.38%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.38%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
2 20 (7.58%) LTE
3 19 (7.20%) VoLTE
4 10 (3.79%) WAN
5 9 (3.41%) LAN
5 9 (3.41%) Unified Communications
6 7 (2.65%) Firewall
7 5 (1.89%) VoIP
8 4 (1.52%) IP Telephony
8 4 (1.52%) MPLS
8 4 (1.52%) Network Security
9 3 (1.14%) BIG-IP
9 3 (1.14%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.14%) Skype
9 3 (1.14%) VPN
10 2 (0.76%) DWDM
10 2 (0.76%) Internet
10 2 (0.76%) SDH
10 2 (0.76%) WLAN
11 1 (0.38%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.14%) SQL Server
1 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.38%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.38%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.38%) GIS
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.38%) JIRA
General
1 61 (23.11%) Finance
2 60 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 11 (4.17%) Billing
4 10 (3.79%) Banking
4 10 (3.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 7 (2.65%) Retail
6 6 (2.27%) Marketing
7 5 (1.89%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.14%) Legal
9 2 (0.76%) Automotive
9 2 (0.76%) Games
10 1 (0.38%) Back Office
10 1 (0.38%) Electronics
10 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.76%) HTML
1 2 (0.76%) Middleware
2 1 (0.38%) .NET
2 1 (0.38%) J2EE
2 1 (0.38%) JSP
2 1 (0.38%) Symfony
2 1 (0.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.88%) Data Centre
2 22 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.79%) PMI
4 7 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (2.65%) Life Science
5 6 (2.27%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.89%) Biology
6 5 (1.89%) Chemistry
7 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.52%) FMCG
7 4 (1.52%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.14%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.76%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.76%) Economics
9 2 (0.76%) Informatics
9 2 (0.76%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.76%) iPad
9 2 (0.76%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.76%) Replication
9 2 (0.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.55%) Windows
2 7 (2.65%) Linux
3 2 (0.76%) Solaris
3 2 (0.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.38%) AIX
4 1 (0.38%) Unix
4 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (52.27%) Project Management
2 103 (39.02%) PRINCE2
3 43 (16.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 40 (15.15%) ITIL
5 32 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (12.12%) Migration
6 31 (11.74%) ITIL V3
7 21 (7.95%) Risk Management
8 17 (6.44%) Supplier Management
9 16 (6.06%) Matrix Organization
9 16 (6.06%) Project Planning
9 16 (6.06%) SDLC
10 14 (5.30%) PRINCE
11 12 (4.55%) Service Management
12 11 (4.17%) Change Management
12 11 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
13 9 (3.41%) Business Analysis
14 8 (3.03%) Mentoring
14 8 (3.03%) Scrum
14 8 (3.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.65%) SQL
2 3 (1.14%) Java
3 2 (0.76%) PHP
4 1 (0.38%) C
4 1 (0.38%) C++
4 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (14.77%) PMP
2 36 (13.64%) PMI Certification
3 21 (7.95%) Security Cleared
4 19 (7.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 16 (6.06%) SC Cleared
6 11 (4.17%) Degree
6 11 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (1.52%) CAPM
8 2 (0.76%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.76%) MBA
9 1 (0.38%) APMG
9 1 (0.38%) APMP
9 1 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.38%) CITP
9 1 (0.38%) ISEB
9 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.89%) QA
2 3 (1.14%) NEBOSH
3 2 (0.76%) GMP
3 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) GxP
4 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.76%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.38%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.38%) QRadar
3 1 (0.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.09%) Remedy
3 19 (7.20%) Ericsson
4 14 (5.30%) Cisco
5 11 (4.17%) Oracle
6 8 (3.03%) SAP
7 5 (1.89%) VMware
8 4 (1.52%) HP
9 3 (1.14%) Adobe
9 3 (1.14%) F5
9 3 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.76%) Amdocs
10 2 (0.76%) Avaya
10 2 (0.76%) BroadSoft
10 2 (0.76%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (0.76%) Workday
11 1 (0.38%) Genesys
11 1 (0.38%) Hitachi
11 1 (0.38%) Lotus
11 1 (0.38%) Progress
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