The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Software Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Project Manager
South East / Berkshire
Rank 101 118 123
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Software Project Manager 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.082% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.090% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Median daily rate £550 £445 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.59% +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £445 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £445 £487
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £51.88 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +130.55%

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
1790 2214 2426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.55% 90.59% 93.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 1129 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 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 119 52
Median hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.25%
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 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Software Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Software Project Manager in the job title.

Software Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Software Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Software Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Software Project Manager across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Software Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Software Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Software Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Software 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 Software Project Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 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
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Software Project Manager
South East

Software Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, Software 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 Software Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Website Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) Publishing
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Drupal
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
5 1 (12.50%) Symfony
5 1 (12.50%) Banking
5 1 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft

Software 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 2 (25.00%) Drupal
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Telematics
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Software Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Kanban
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Website Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
1 1 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (12.50%) Workday