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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
South East / Berkshire
Rank 14 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 164 204 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.61% 8.28% 7.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.30% 9.14% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 129 125
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £527 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.34 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-14.41% -21.87%

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
1764 2232 2424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.60% 90.58% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 1139 1240
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £512 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 119 53
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +2 62 £433 +2.53%
Bracknell -9 15 £420 +12.00% 1
Newbury +4 14 £450 +16.12% 1
Maidenhead -1 8 £370 -7.50%
Slough +9 5 £475 +22.58% 4
Wokingham 0 4 £450 -18.18% 1
Thatcham - 3 - -
Windsor +2 2 - -
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 148 (54.41%) Project Management
2 127 (46.69%) PRINCE2
3 82 (30.15%) Telecoms
4 59 (21.69%) Finance
4 59 (21.69%) Microsoft
5 55 (20.22%) ITIL
6 53 (19.49%) MS Project
6 53 (19.49%) MS Excel
7 49 (18.01%) ITIL V3
8 46 (16.91%) Remedy
9 45 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 41 (15.07%) Management Information System
11 36 (13.24%) Wi-Fi
12 35 (12.87%) LTE
13 34 (12.50%) Ericsson
13 34 (12.50%) PMP
13 34 (12.50%) VoLTE
14 33 (12.13%) Data Centre
15 31 (11.40%) PMI Certification
16 28 (10.29%) Migration
17 26 (9.56%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (7.72%) Risk Management
19 19 (6.99%) Supplier Management
20 18 (6.62%) Security Cleared
21 17 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
22 16 (5.88%) PRINCE
23 15 (5.51%) Matrix Organization
24 14 (5.15%) SDLC
24 14 (5.15%) SAP
25 13 (4.78%) Oracle

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 7 (2.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.10%) Documentum
2 3 (1.10%) Drupal
3 1 (0.37%) CMS
3 1 (0.37%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.37%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 53 (19.49%) MS Excel
1 53 (19.49%) MS Project
2 6 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.10%) MS Office
4 2 (0.74%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.37%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (2.57%) Maximo
2 3 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (1.10%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.37%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.37%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.94%) Office 365
2 4 (1.47%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.74%) Veeva
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.37%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.37%) IaaS
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (13.24%) Wi-Fi
2 35 (12.87%) LTE
3 34 (12.50%) VoLTE
4 8 (2.94%) Firewall
5 7 (2.57%) Unified Communications
6 6 (2.21%) WAN
7 5 (1.84%) Internet
7 5 (1.84%) VoIP
8 4 (1.47%) IP Telephony
8 4 (1.47%) LAN
8 4 (1.47%) MGW
8 4 (1.47%) NAS
8 4 (1.47%) SAN
9 3 (1.10%) Network Security
10 2 (0.74%) DWDM
10 2 (0.74%) MPLS
10 2 (0.74%) SDH
10 2 (0.74%) Skype
10 2 (0.74%) WLAN
11 1 (0.37%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.10%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.74%) JIRA
General
1 82 (30.15%) Telecoms
2 59 (21.69%) Finance
3 13 (4.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (4.41%) Banking
5 11 (4.04%) Billing
6 10 (3.68%) Marketing
7 8 (2.94%) Legal
8 7 (2.57%) Manufacturing
8 7 (2.57%) Retail
9 2 (0.74%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.37%) Back Office
10 1 (0.37%) Electronics
10 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.74%) HTML
2 1 (0.37%) CSS
2 1 (0.37%) EDI
2 1 (0.37%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.07%) Management Information System
2 33 (12.13%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.04%) PMI
4 9 (3.31%) Virtual Team
5 7 (2.57%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.57%) FMCG
6 6 (2.21%) Life Science
7 4 (1.47%) Biology
7 4 (1.47%) Chemistry
7 4 (1.47%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.10%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.10%) Ontologies
9 2 (0.74%) Informatics
9 2 (0.74%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.74%) Linked Data
9 2 (0.74%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.74%) User Experience
10 1 (0.37%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.37%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.68%) Linux
2 9 (3.31%) Windows
3 5 (1.84%) Solaris
4 2 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.37%) AIX
5 1 (0.37%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (54.41%) Project Management
2 127 (46.69%) PRINCE2
3 55 (20.22%) ITIL
4 49 (18.01%) ITIL V3
5 45 (16.54%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (10.29%) Migration
7 26 (9.56%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (7.72%) Risk Management
9 19 (6.99%) Supplier Management
10 16 (5.88%) PRINCE
11 15 (5.51%) Matrix Organization
12 14 (5.15%) SDLC
13 13 (4.78%) Project Planning
14 11 (4.04%) Service Management
15 10 (3.68%) Change Management
15 10 (3.68%) Project Governance
15 10 (3.68%) Risk Analysis
16 8 (2.94%) Mentoring
16 8 (2.94%) Scrum
17 7 (2.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.57%) SQL
2 2 (0.74%) Java
2 2 (0.74%) PHP
3 1 (0.37%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (12.50%) PMP
2 31 (11.40%) PMI Certification
3 18 (6.62%) Security Cleared
4 17 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 12 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (4.41%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.31%) Degree
7 4 (1.47%) CAPM
8 3 (1.10%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.74%) APMP
9 2 (0.74%) MBA
10 1 (0.37%) APMG
10 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.37%) HND
10 1 (0.37%) ISEB
10 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.68%) QA
2 4 (1.47%) GMP
3 1 (0.37%) GxP
3 1 (0.37%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.74%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.37%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 59 (21.69%) Microsoft
2 46 (16.91%) Remedy
3 34 (12.50%) Ericsson
4 14 (5.15%) SAP
5 13 (4.78%) Cisco
5 13 (4.78%) Oracle
6 9 (3.31%) VMware
7 6 (2.21%) HP
8 4 (1.47%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (1.47%) Workday
9 3 (1.10%) BMC
9 3 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.74%) 3PAR
10 2 (0.74%) Adobe
10 2 (0.74%) Amdocs
10 2 (0.74%) Avaya
10 2 (0.74%) Blue Coat
10 2 (0.74%) BT
10 2 (0.74%) Lancope
11 1 (0.37%) ServiceNow
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