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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
South East / Berkshire
Rank 16 17 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 150 182 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.45% 7.23% 7.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.97% 7.84% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 112 140
Median daily rate £455 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.05% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £326 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-12.80% -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
1881 2320 2580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.40% 92.14% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 1237 1281
Median daily rate £418 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 93 73
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 February 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
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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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 +8 58 £475 +18.75% 4
Newbury +4 13 £438 +17.92%
Bracknell -6 13 £420 -1.17% 1
Maidenhead +3 12 £400 +4.57%
Slough +6 7 £303 -24.37% 1
Windsor +4 3 £413 - 1
Thatcham - 3 - -
Wokingham +1 2 £550 +3.77%
Project Manager
South East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 172 (56.95%) Project Management
2 147 (48.68%) PRINCE2
3 93 (30.79%) Telecoms
4 70 (23.18%) ITIL
4 70 (23.18%) Microsoft
5 67 (22.19%) Finance
6 65 (21.52%) MS Excel
7 61 (20.20%) MS Project
8 59 (19.54%) ITIL V3
9 56 (18.54%) Remedy
10 49 (16.23%) Management Information System
11 47 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 37 (12.25%) Wi-Fi
12 37 (12.25%) LTE
13 36 (11.92%) VoLTE
13 36 (11.92%) PMP
13 36 (11.92%) Ericsson
14 33 (10.93%) Data Centre
15 31 (10.26%) PMI Certification
16 30 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (9.27%) Migration
18 25 (8.28%) Security Cleared
19 20 (6.62%) Risk Management
20 18 (5.96%) SDLC
20 18 (5.96%) Oracle
20 18 (5.96%) SC Cleared
20 18 (5.96%) Supplier Management
21 17 (5.63%) PRINCE
21 17 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
22 15 (4.97%) SAP

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 8 (2.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.99%) Documentum
3 2 (0.66%) Drupal
4 1 (0.33%) CMS
4 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 65 (21.52%) MS Excel
2 61 (20.20%) MS Project
3 6 (1.99%) MS Office
4 5 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.33%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (2.32%) Maximo
2 3 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.99%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.66%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.66%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.98%) Office 365
2 4 (1.32%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.66%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.25%) LTE
1 37 (12.25%) Wi-Fi
2 36 (11.92%) VoLTE
3 7 (2.32%) Firewall
4 6 (1.99%) Unified Communications
4 6 (1.99%) WAN
5 5 (1.66%) Internet
5 5 (1.66%) MGW
5 5 (1.66%) SAN
5 5 (1.66%) VoIP
6 4 (1.32%) IP Telephony
6 4 (1.32%) LAN
6 4 (1.32%) NAS
7 3 (0.99%) Network Security
8 2 (0.66%) DWDM
8 2 (0.66%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.66%) MPLS
8 2 (0.66%) SDH
8 2 (0.66%) WLAN
9 1 (0.33%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.99%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 93 (30.79%) Telecoms
2 67 (22.19%) Finance
3 12 (3.97%) Billing
3 12 (3.97%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (3.64%) Banking
5 10 (3.31%) Marketing
6 9 (2.98%) Legal
7 8 (2.65%) Retail
8 7 (2.32%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.99%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
10 1 (0.33%) Electronics
10 1 (0.33%) Games
10 1 (0.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.33%) CSS
1 1 (0.33%) EDI
1 1 (0.33%) HTML
1 1 (0.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.23%) Management Information System
2 33 (10.93%) Data Centre
3 11 (3.64%) PMI
4 9 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.65%) Virtual Team
6 7 (2.32%) FMCG
6 7 (2.32%) Life Science
7 5 (1.66%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.99%) Linked Data
8 3 (0.99%) Mobile App
9 2 (0.66%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.66%) PKI
9 2 (0.66%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.66%) User Experience
10 1 (0.33%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.33%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (0.33%) EMC VNX
10 1 (0.33%) EMV
10 1 (0.33%) Pharmacovigilance
10 1 (0.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.98%) Linux
1 9 (2.98%) Windows
2 5 (1.66%) Solaris
3 2 (0.66%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.33%) AIX
4 1 (0.33%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (56.95%) Project Management
2 147 (48.68%) PRINCE2
3 70 (23.18%) ITIL
4 59 (19.54%) ITIL V3
5 47 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 30 (9.93%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (9.27%) Migration
8 20 (6.62%) Risk Management
9 18 (5.96%) SDLC
9 18 (5.96%) Supplier Management
10 17 (5.63%) PRINCE
11 15 (4.97%) Matrix Organization
12 12 (3.97%) Project Governance
13 11 (3.64%) Business Analysis
13 11 (3.64%) Project Planning
13 11 (3.64%) Service Management
14 10 (3.31%) Change Management
14 10 (3.31%) ERP
14 10 (3.31%) Risk Analysis
15 8 (2.65%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.32%) SQL
2 2 (0.66%) Java
2 2 (0.66%) PHP
3 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (11.92%) PMP
2 31 (10.26%) PMI Certification
3 25 (8.28%) Security Cleared
4 18 (5.96%) SC Cleared
5 17 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (4.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (2.98%) Degree
8 4 (1.32%) APMP
8 4 (1.32%) CAPM
8 4 (1.32%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.32%) ISEB
9 2 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.66%) MBA
9 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.33%) APMG
10 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.33%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.33%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.98%) QA
2 4 (1.32%) GMP
3 1 (0.33%) GDPR
3 1 (0.33%) GxP
3 1 (0.33%) IFRS
3 1 (0.33%) IFRS 9
3 1 (0.33%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (1.66%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.33%) SCCM
3 1 (0.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 70 (23.18%) Microsoft
2 56 (18.54%) Remedy
3 36 (11.92%) Ericsson
4 18 (5.96%) Oracle
5 15 (4.97%) SAP
6 11 (3.64%) Cisco
7 10 (3.31%) VMware
8 6 (1.99%) HP
9 5 (1.66%) Workday
10 4 (1.32%) PeopleSoft
10 4 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.99%) 3PAR
11 3 (0.99%) BMC
12 2 (0.66%) Adobe
12 2 (0.66%) Amdocs
12 2 (0.66%) Blue Coat
12 2 (0.66%) BT
12 2 (0.66%) Lancope
12 2 (0.66%) Siemens
13 1 (0.33%) Huawei
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