The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 71 92 108
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +16
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 48 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.87% 1.28% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.71% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 12 4
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £355 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £548 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £389
% change year-on-year
- -3.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+133.33% -12.19%
Project Planning
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
1887 1869 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.54% 74.70% 70.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 892 767
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 20 31
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.07 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.74% -43.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.47 £44.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +6 13 £213 -59.52% 3
Reading +5 10 £350 -17.64% 2
Slough +6 6 £289 -
Wokingham +3 1 £463 -
Maidenhead - 1 £350 -
Project Planning
South East

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Project Planning also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Planning.

1 35 (45.45%) Project Management
2 33 (42.86%) Finance
3 26 (33.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (23.38%) Telecoms
4 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (23.38%) PRINCE2
5 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
6 14 (18.18%) MS Project
6 14 (18.18%) Change Management
6 14 (18.18%) Marketing
7 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
8 11 (14.29%) Cisco
8 11 (14.29%) Risk Management
8 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (12.99%) Change Control
9 10 (12.99%) Migration
9 10 (12.99%) Windows
10 9 (11.69%) ITIL
10 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
10 9 (11.69%) QA
11 8 (10.39%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
11 8 (10.39%) MS Visio
11 8 (10.39%) Firewall
11 8 (10.39%) MS PowerPoint
12 7 (9.09%) Endeca
12 7 (9.09%) HTML
12 7 (9.09%) CSS
12 7 (9.09%) Internet

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Project Planning also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
2 14 (18.18%) MS Project
3 8 (10.39%) MS Visio
3 8 (10.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (6.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.39%) Firewall
2 7 (9.09%) Internet
3 6 (7.79%) MPLS
4 5 (6.49%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.49%) VoIP
4 5 (6.49%) VLAN
4 5 (6.49%) Unified Communications
5 4 (5.19%) Cisco ICM
5 4 (5.19%) VPN
5 4 (5.19%) BGP
6 3 (3.90%) DSL
6 3 (3.90%) IP Telephony
6 3 (3.90%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.90%) Wireless
6 3 (3.90%) WLAN
6 3 (3.90%) Broadband
6 3 (3.90%) LAN
7 1 (1.30%) 3G
7 1 (1.30%) 2G
7 1 (1.30%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) SAP BW
1 2 (2.60%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) JIRA
2 1 (1.30%) Hudson
2 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 33 (42.86%) Finance
2 18 (23.38%) Telecoms
3 14 (18.18%) Marketing
4 4 (5.19%) Legal
5 2 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Billing
6 1 (1.30%) Automotive
6 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.30%) Advertising
6 1 (1.30%) Publishing
6 1 (1.30%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (48.05%) Project Manager
2 7 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
2 7 (9.09%) Business Manager
3 5 (6.49%) Coordinator
4 4 (5.19%) Network Engineer
4 4 (5.19%) Wintel Specialist
5 3 (3.90%) Analyst
5 3 (3.90%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (2.60%) Web Analyst
6 2 (2.60%) Project Planner
6 2 (2.60%) Development Project Manager
6 2 (2.60%) Architect
6 2 (2.60%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (2.60%) Development Manager
6 2 (2.60%) Programme Support Officer
6 2 (2.60%) Project Officer
6 2 (2.60%) Network Specialist
6 2 (2.60%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (2.60%) Unified Communications Manager
7 1 (1.30%) Business Intelligence Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.09%) HTML
1 7 (9.09%) CSS
2 5 (6.49%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.60%) Velocity
4 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.49%) Replication
5 3 (3.90%) Clustering
5 3 (3.90%) PMI
6 2 (2.60%) FMCG
6 2 (2.60%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.30%) Social Media
7 1 (1.30%) User Experience
7 1 (1.30%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.99%) Windows
2 3 (3.90%) Solaris
2 3 (3.90%) Linux
2 3 (3.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (45.45%) Project Management
2 26 (33.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (23.38%) PRINCE2
3 18 (23.38%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.18%) Change Management
5 11 (14.29%) Risk Management
6 10 (12.99%) Migration
6 10 (12.99%) Change Control
7 9 (11.69%) ITIL
8 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (10.39%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (9.09%) Resource Management
9 7 (9.09%) Budget Control
10 6 (7.79%) Matrix Management
10 6 (7.79%) PRINCE
10 6 (7.79%) SDLC
11 4 (5.19%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (5.19%) Identity Management
11 4 (5.19%) Programme Management
11 4 (5.19%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.30%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) ABAP
2 1 (1.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (7.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.49%) PMI Certification
2 5 (6.49%) Degree
3 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.90%) CCNP
3 3 (3.90%) CCNA
3 3 (3.90%) CCDA
3 3 (3.90%) CCDP
3 3 (3.90%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.60%) PMP
5 1 (1.30%) ISEB
5 1 (1.30%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) QA
2 4 (5.19%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 13 (16.88%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.29%) Cisco
3 7 (9.09%) Endeca
4 6 (7.79%) Citrix
5 5 (6.49%) Juniper
6 3 (3.90%) Remedy
6 3 (3.90%) Oracle
6 3 (3.90%) SAP
7 2 (2.60%) HP
7 2 (2.60%) Nortel
8 1 (1.30%) Avaya
8 1 (1.30%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.30%) Eloqua
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