The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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 Job Titles advertised 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 16 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 21 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.65% 11.43% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.39% 12.00% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 4
Average daily rate £340 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £333 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £464 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
Job Titles Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
284 200 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 89.87% 95.24% 92.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 65 30
Average daily rate £365 £375 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +31.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.18 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.19 £17.50 £14.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Project Manager
Berkshire

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title.

1 13 (41.94%) Project Management
2 12 (38.71%) PRINCE2
3 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
3 7 (22.58%) Finance
4 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
4 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
5 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (12.90%) Change Control
6 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.90%) Bioinformatics
6 4 (12.90%) Informatics
6 4 (12.90%) Chemistry
6 4 (12.90%) Life Science
6 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (12.90%) MS Project
7 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
7 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
8 2 (6.45%) MPLS
8 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.45%) Retail
8 2 (6.45%) QA
8 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
8 2 (6.45%) WAN
8 2 (6.45%) CRM
8 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
8 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell region that cited 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 Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) Lync
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (12.90%) MS Project
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP SD
1 1 (3.23%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) MPLS
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) WLAN
2 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
General
1 7 (22.58%) Telecoms
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Local Government
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Informatics
1 4 (12.90%) Chemistry
1 4 (12.90%) Life Science
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) EPoS
2 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Project Management
2 12 (38.71%) PRINCE2
3 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (12.90%) Change Control
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.90%) Bioinformatics
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
5 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.45%) Quality Management
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.23%) Transition Management
7 1 (3.23%) PRINCE
7 1 (3.23%) Six Sigma
7 1 (3.23%) B2B
7 1 (3.23%) B2C
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) SC Cleared
1 6 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.23%) APMP
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco
2 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) HP
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) BT