The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 7 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 90 97 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 9.62% 10.78% 8.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.35% 15.50% 11.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 42 37
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£423 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.96% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £265 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £391 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -7.69%
Project Management
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
674 626 672
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 72.01% 69.56% 70.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 287 289
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 9 16
Average hourly rate £21.55 £18.04 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.48% -40.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £15.15 £17.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.89 £22.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 60 (34.88%) PRINCE2
2 43 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 36 (20.93%) PMI Certification
4 35 (20.35%) Finance
5 33 (19.19%) MS Excel
6 32 (18.60%) Microsoft
7 30 (17.44%) PMP
8 29 (16.86%) ITIL
9 28 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
10 26 (15.12%) Degree
11 25 (14.53%) MS Office
12 19 (11.05%) Service Delivery
12 19 (11.05%) Migration
13 18 (10.47%) Security Cleared
14 17 (9.88%) MS Project
15 16 (9.30%) SAP
15 16 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (9.30%) Data Centre
16 15 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
17 14 (8.14%) Management Information System
17 14 (8.14%) ERP
18 13 (7.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 13 (7.56%) SharePoint
18 13 (7.56%) Service Management
18 13 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
19 12 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
20 11 (6.40%) Change Management
20 11 (6.40%) 3G
21 10 (5.81%) Risk Management
21 10 (5.81%) Windows

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 13 (7.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.91%) Lync
3 3 (1.74%) Smallworld
3 3 (1.74%) CMS
3 3 (1.74%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 33 (19.19%) MS Excel
2 25 (14.53%) MS Office
3 17 (9.88%) MS Project
4 12 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.16%) Maya
Business Applications
1 4 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.16%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.58%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.58%) Lawson
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.40%) 3G
2 10 (5.81%) 4G
3 7 (4.07%) Radio Access Network
3 7 (4.07%) LTE
4 5 (2.91%) WAN
4 5 (2.91%) LAN
5 4 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (2.33%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.74%) PBX
6 3 (1.74%) DNS
7 2 (1.16%) SMS
7 2 (1.16%) VoIP
7 2 (1.16%) WLAN
7 2 (1.16%) 2G
7 2 (1.16%) IP Telephony
7 2 (1.16%) RNC
7 2 (1.16%) MVNO
7 2 (1.16%) VoLTE
8 1 (0.58%) Skype
8 1 (0.58%) Diameter Protocol
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.74%) SQL Server
1 3 (1.74%) Oracle BI EE
1 3 (1.74%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.16%) MySQL
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.58%) ActiveReports
3 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.58%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (0.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (0.58%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Toad
General
1 43 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 35 (20.35%) Finance
3 9 (5.23%) Spanish Language
4 8 (4.65%) Legal
5 5 (2.91%) Marketing
6 4 (2.33%) French Language
6 4 (2.33%) German Language
6 4 (2.33%) Italian Language
6 4 (2.33%) Retail
7 3 (1.74%) Banking
8 2 (1.16%) Billing
8 2 (1.16%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (1.16%) Advertising
8 2 (1.16%) Games
9 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 79 (45.93%) Project Manager
2 16 (9.30%) Analyst
3 11 (6.40%) Business Analyst
4 10 (5.81%) Architect
5 9 (5.23%) Consultant
6 8 (4.65%) Technical Manager
7 7 (4.07%) Coordinator
7 7 (4.07%) Developer
8 6 (3.49%) Programme Manager
8 6 (3.49%) Project Coordinator
8 6 (3.49%) Business Consultant
9 5 (2.91%) Senior Project Manager
9 5 (2.91%) Network Manager
9 5 (2.91%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (2.91%) Transition Manager
9 5 (2.91%) Technical Project Manager
9 5 (2.91%) Lead Developer
9 5 (2.91%) Senior Manager
9 5 (2.91%) Network Project Manager
10 4 (2.33%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.65%) HTML
2 6 (3.49%) Web Services
3 5 (2.91%) HTML5
3 5 (2.91%) REST
3 5 (2.91%) SOAP
4 2 (1.16%) Middleware
4 2 (1.16%) Ajax
5 1 (0.58%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.58%) XML
5 1 (0.58%) COM
5 1 (0.58%) EJB
5 1 (0.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.14%) Management Information System
3 10 (5.81%) PMI
4 7 (4.07%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.33%) Social Media
6 3 (1.74%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.74%) GIS
6 3 (1.74%) IPTV
6 3 (1.74%) User Experience
7 2 (1.16%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.16%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Xbox
8 1 (0.58%) FMCG
8 1 (0.58%) DataPower
8 1 (0.58%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.58%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.81%) Windows
2 5 (2.91%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.33%) Linux
4 2 (1.16%) UNIX
4 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.58%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (34.88%) PRINCE2
2 29 (16.86%) ITIL
3 28 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (11.05%) Service Delivery
4 19 (11.05%) Migration
5 15 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (8.14%) ERP
7 13 (7.56%) Service Management
7 13 (7.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (6.40%) Change Management
9 10 (5.81%) Risk Management
9 10 (5.81%) Business Analysis
9 10 (5.81%) Business Development
9 10 (5.81%) Change Control
10 9 (5.23%) Analytics
10 9 (5.23%) Project Planning
11 8 (4.65%) Workflow
12 7 (4.07%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (3.49%) CRM
13 6 (3.49%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.07%) Java
2 6 (3.49%) JavaScript
2 6 (3.49%) C
3 5 (2.91%) SQL
4 3 (1.74%) Perl
5 2 (1.16%) PHP
5 2 (1.16%) VB
5 2 (1.16%) Python
6 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.58%) C#
6 1 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (20.93%) PMI Certification
2 30 (17.44%) PMP
3 26 (15.12%) Degree
4 18 (10.47%) Security Cleared
5 13 (7.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 9 (5.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 9 (5.23%) SC Cleared
7 6 (3.49%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.74%) NVQ Level 3
8 3 (1.74%) MCSE
8 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.58%) ACCA
10 1 (0.58%) CIMA
10 1 (0.58%) ISEB
10 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.81%) QA
2 3 (1.74%) SLA
3 2 (1.16%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.58%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.58%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (2.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.30%) SAP
3 8 (4.65%) Cisco
3 8 (4.65%) Oracle
4 7 (4.07%) Ericsson
4 7 (4.07%) Amdocs
5 5 (2.91%) Remedy
6 4 (2.33%) Avaya
6 4 (2.33%) Nokia
7 3 (1.74%) IBM
8 2 (1.16%) Cognos
8 2 (1.16%) HP
8 2 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.16%) Huawei
8 2 (1.16%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.58%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
9 1 (0.58%) BT
9 1 (0.58%) VMware
9 1 (0.58%) Lotus
9 1 (0.58%) Red Hat
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