The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Project Manager
Rank 106 108 105
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 13 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.59% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.66% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 2
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£498 £463 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.56% +56.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £44.90
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +0.22%
Senior 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
2167 2286 2199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.36% 89.54% 91.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1137 1114 909
Average daily rate £398 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £496 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 72 113
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -38.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.40 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Senior Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Senior Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Senior Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Senior Project Manager
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 Senior Project Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Reading +1 6 £508 +12.77% 1
Slough +4 2 £500 -4.76% 1
Newbury 0 2 £478 +0.52%
Windsor - 2 £600 -
Maidenhead - 1 £345 -
Senior Project Manager
South East

Senior Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Project Manager in their job title 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 with Senior Project Manager in their job title.

1 12 (48.00%) Project Management
2 8 (32.00%) Finance
3 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Retail
6 3 (12.00%) LAN
6 3 (12.00%) WAN
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) C
7 2 (8.00%) MS Project
7 2 (8.00%) MS Office
7 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (8.00%) Front Office
7 2 (8.00%) Back Office
7 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.00%) SDLC
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
8 1 (4.00%) 4G
8 1 (4.00%) Change Control
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.00%) Banking
8 1 (4.00%) Big Data
8 1 (4.00%) Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) Dependency Management
8 1 (4.00%) Scrum

Senior Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Senior Project Manager in their job title 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 with Senior Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Project
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) HFM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) LAN
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) 4G
2 1 (4.00%) NAS
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Big Data
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.00%) Front Office
3 2 (8.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.00%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Project Management
2 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) CRM
5 2 (8.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (8.00%) SDLC
5 2 (8.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Dependency Management
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.00%) OpenUP
6 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) C
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.00%) PMP
1 1 (4.00%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) VMware
1 1 (4.00%) Websense
1 1 (4.00%) EMC
1 1 (4.00%) Hyperion
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft