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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 29 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-17 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 121 217 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.48% 8.67% 8.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.99% 9.31% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 145 119
Median daily rate £450 £434 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.74% +11.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £316 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 £38.25 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +33.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £24.85 £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £51.65 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £39.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.33% +30.30%
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
2019 2331 2291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.36% 93.09% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1095 1328 1131
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 109 88
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

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 29 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Histogram 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 29 September 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 -2 39 £458 +7.64% 4
Bracknell -7 19 £320 -
Slough +4 11 £450 +13.92% 3
Maidenhead -6 7 £345 +7.81%
Newbury -9 2 £500 +11.11%
Wokingham -12 2 - - 2
Windsor +2 1 £475 +48.43%
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 118 (47.39%) Project Management
2 75 (30.12%) PRINCE2
3 58 (23.29%) Finance
4 53 (21.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (18.47%) Telecoms
6 44 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (13.25%) PMI Certification
8 32 (12.85%) PMP
8 32 (12.85%) ITIL
9 31 (12.45%) Microsoft
9 31 (12.45%) Data Centre
10 30 (12.05%) Migration
11 28 (11.24%) MS Project
12 23 (9.24%) MS Excel
13 22 (8.84%) SDLC
14 21 (8.43%) Project Planning
15 19 (7.63%) ITIL V3
16 18 (7.23%) SharePoint
17 17 (6.83%) Service Management
18 16 (6.43%) Risk Management
18 16 (6.43%) Degree
19 15 (6.02%) Change Management
20 14 (5.62%) Scrum
20 14 (5.62%) PRINCE
20 14 (5.62%) Security Cleared
21 13 (5.22%) Programme Management
22 12 (4.82%) Project Governance
22 12 (4.82%) Waterfall
22 12 (4.82%) SC Cleared
22 12 (4.82%) CRM

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 18 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.01%) CMS
3 3 (1.20%) Drupal
4 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.40%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 28 (11.24%) MS Project
2 23 (9.24%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.41%) MS Office
3 6 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.40%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (0.40%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.40%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.21%) Office 365
2 3 (1.20%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.40%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.40%) IaaS
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.42%) WAN
2 9 (3.61%) LAN
2 9 (3.61%) Wi-Fi
3 7 (2.81%) Firewall
3 7 (2.81%) MPLS
4 6 (2.41%) Internet
5 4 (1.61%) Network Security
5 4 (1.61%) SDH
5 4 (1.61%) Unified Communications
5 4 (1.61%) VPN
6 3 (1.20%) ADSL
6 3 (1.20%) BIG-IP
6 3 (1.20%) LTE
6 3 (1.20%) NetScaler
6 3 (1.20%) VoLTE
7 2 (0.80%) ATM
7 2 (0.80%) DWDM
7 2 (0.80%) Ethernet
7 2 (0.80%) Skype
8 1 (0.40%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.01%) Big Data
2 3 (1.20%) GIS
3 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.40%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.40%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.40%) JIRA
General
1 58 (23.29%) Finance
2 46 (18.47%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.02%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (3.61%) Retail
5 6 (2.41%) Banking
6 3 (1.20%) Automotive
7 2 (0.80%) Games
7 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.80%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
8 1 (0.40%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Local Government
8 1 (0.40%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.01%) Middleware
1 5 (2.01%) Velocity
2 2 (0.80%) .NET
2 2 (0.80%) HTML
3 1 (0.40%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.40%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (0.40%) J2EE
3 1 (0.40%) JSP
3 1 (0.40%) Symfony
3 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.45%) Data Centre
2 9 (3.61%) PMI
3 8 (3.21%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.41%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.01%) Life Science
6 5 (2.01%) Smart Meter
6 5 (2.01%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.61%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.20%) Biology
8 3 (1.20%) Chemistry
8 3 (1.20%) User Experience
9 2 (0.80%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.80%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.80%) Economics
9 2 (0.80%) Informatics
9 2 (0.80%) iPad
9 2 (0.80%) IVR
9 2 (0.80%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.21%) Windows
2 3 (1.20%) Linux
3 2 (0.80%) Android
3 2 (0.80%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.40%) Unix
4 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (47.39%) Project Management
2 75 (30.12%) PRINCE2
3 53 (21.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (17.67%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (12.85%) ITIL
6 30 (12.05%) Migration
7 22 (8.84%) SDLC
8 21 (8.43%) Project Planning
9 19 (7.63%) ITIL V3
10 17 (6.83%) Service Management
11 16 (6.43%) Risk Management
12 15 (6.02%) Change Management
13 14 (5.62%) PRINCE
13 14 (5.62%) Scrum
14 13 (5.22%) Programme Management
15 12 (4.82%) CRM
15 12 (4.82%) Project Governance
15 12 (4.82%) Waterfall
16 10 (4.02%) Business Intelligence
17 8 (3.21%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.01%) Java
2 4 (1.61%) SQL
3 2 (0.80%) C
3 2 (0.80%) PHP
4 1 (0.40%) C++
4 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 33 (13.25%) PMI Certification
2 32 (12.85%) PMP
3 16 (6.43%) Degree
4 14 (5.62%) Security Cleared
5 12 (4.82%) SC Cleared
6 11 (4.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 5 (2.01%) CITP
9 4 (1.61%) CAPM
10 3 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.80%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 1 (0.40%) APMP
12 1 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.40%) CCNA
12 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
12 1 (0.40%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.61%) QA
2 7 (2.81%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.20%) NEBOSH
4 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.80%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.40%) QRadar
2 1 (0.40%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (12.45%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.82%) Remedy
2 12 (4.82%) SAP
3 11 (4.42%) Cisco
4 6 (2.41%) Oracle
5 5 (2.01%) Amdocs
5 5 (2.01%) Atlassian
6 3 (1.20%) Ericsson
6 3 (1.20%) F5
7 2 (0.80%) BroadSoft
7 2 (0.80%) CheckPoint
7 2 (0.80%) EMC
7 2 (0.80%) Greenplum
7 2 (0.80%) HP
7 2 (0.80%) Sun
7 2 (0.80%) VMware
8 1 (0.40%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.40%) Google
8 1 (0.40%) RedPrairie
8 1 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
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