The first table below looks at the demand for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bracknell region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 25 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 12 15 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.70% 7.28% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.50% 10.42% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
Average daily rate £350 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £355 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.54 £35.05 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% +27.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
218 144 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 67.28% 69.90% 60.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 52 20
Average daily rate £375 £400 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 6
Average hourly rate £11.25 £16.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.68% +39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Project Management
Berkshire

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing Project Management 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 Management.

1 10 (28.57%) Marketing
2 9 (25.71%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Retail
3 6 (17.14%) Change Control
4 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 5 (14.29%) Resource Management
4 5 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
4 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
4 5 (14.29%) Advertising
4 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.43%) MBA
5 4 (11.43%) MS Project
5 4 (11.43%) MS Office
5 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
5 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
5 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
5 4 (11.43%) Endeca
5 4 (11.43%) Informatics
5 4 (11.43%) Chemistry
5 4 (11.43%) Life Science
5 4 (11.43%) QA
5 4 (11.43%) Replication
5 4 (11.43%) VMware
5 4 (11.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (11.43%) Bioinformatics

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region citing Project Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Project
1 4 (11.43%) MS Office
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) WAN
2 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.86%) MPLS
2 1 (2.86%) Firewall
2 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.86%) LAN
2 1 (2.86%) WLAN
General
1 10 (28.57%) Marketing
2 6 (17.14%) Retail
3 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 5 (14.29%) Advertising
3 5 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 4 (11.43%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (5.71%) Finance
6 1 (2.86%) Electronics
6 1 (2.86%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Project Manager
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Programme Office Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Deployment Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Programme Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) IT Programme Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Project Planner
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Office Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Marketing Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Environment Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Replication
1 4 (11.43%) Informatics
1 4 (11.43%) Chemistry
1 4 (11.43%) Life Science
2 1 (2.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
1 9 (25.71%) Migration
2 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.14%) Change Control
3 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 5 (14.29%) Resource Management
3 5 (14.29%) Direct Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.43%) Bioinformatics
4 4 (11.43%) Software Distribution
4 4 (11.43%) Project Planning
4 4 (11.43%) Budget Control
5 2 (5.71%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.86%) CRM
6 1 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE
6 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) MBA
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) APMP
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) VMware
1 4 (11.43%) Endeca
2 3 (8.57%) HP
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft