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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 5 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 84 93 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.01% 9.59% 11.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 12.76% 16.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 59 47
Median daily rate £450 £423 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £209 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £526 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £22.35 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-24.24% +10.00%
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
588 729 640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 77.06% 75.15% 71.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 465 323
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 8
Median hourly rate £22.35 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.74% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £15.90 £15.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £38.84 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 50 (27.32%) Microsoft
2 49 (26.78%) PRINCE2
3 42 (22.95%) Telecoms
4 40 (21.86%) MS Excel
5 39 (21.31%) Degree
6 38 (20.77%) ITIL
7 35 (19.13%) Finance
8 34 (18.58%) Office 365
9 28 (15.30%) MS Project
10 27 (14.75%) Change Management
11 26 (14.21%) SharePoint
12 24 (13.11%) ITIL V3
13 22 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
14 21 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
15 20 (10.93%) Business Analysis
15 20 (10.93%) MS Office
15 20 (10.93%) Microsoft Azure
16 19 (10.38%) Skype
17 18 (9.84%) Project Governance
17 18 (9.84%) Skype for Business
17 18 (9.84%) Management Information System
18 17 (9.29%) Amdocs
19 16 (8.74%) Customer Engagement
20 15 (8.20%) LTE
20 15 (8.20%) Marketing
20 15 (8.20%) SAP
21 14 (7.65%) Ericsson
21 14 (7.65%) Data Quality
21 14 (7.65%) Escalation Management
22 13 (7.10%) Continuous Improvement

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 26 (14.21%) SharePoint
2 18 (9.84%) Skype for Business
3 6 (3.28%) CMS
4 5 (2.73%) JBoss
5 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.55%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 40 (21.86%) MS Excel
2 28 (15.30%) MS Project
3 20 (10.93%) MS Office
4 6 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (2.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
6 2 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) HFM
1 4 (2.19%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (1.64%) Eloqua
3 2 (1.09%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.09%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.09%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.55%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 34 (18.58%) Office 365
2 20 (10.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.55%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.38%) Skype
2 15 (8.20%) LTE
3 11 (6.01%) VoLTE
3 11 (6.01%) Wi-Fi
4 9 (4.92%) 3G
4 9 (4.92%) 4G
5 7 (3.83%) Firewall
6 6 (3.28%) Internet
7 5 (2.73%) Network Security
7 5 (2.73%) WAN
8 4 (2.19%) Diameter Protocol
8 4 (2.19%) INAP
8 4 (2.19%) LDAP
8 4 (2.19%) MGW
8 4 (2.19%) SIGTRAN
8 4 (2.19%) VPN
9 3 (1.64%) ATM
9 3 (1.64%) LAN
9 3 (1.64%) MPLS
9 3 (1.64%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.92%) Big Data
2 6 (3.28%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (1.64%) Xcelsius
4 2 (1.09%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.55%) ActiveReports
5 1 (0.55%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.55%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (0.55%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.55%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.55%) GIS
5 1 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.55%) Toad
General
1 42 (22.95%) Telecoms
2 35 (19.13%) Finance
3 15 (8.20%) Marketing
4 13 (7.10%) Spanish Language
5 9 (4.92%) Legal
5 9 (4.92%) Retail
6 5 (2.73%) Back Office
7 4 (2.19%) Front Office
8 3 (1.64%) Local Government
9 2 (1.09%) Automotive
9 2 (1.09%) Billing
9 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.55%) Advertising
10 1 (0.55%) Banking
10 1 (0.55%) French Language
10 1 (0.55%) German Language
10 1 (0.55%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 63 (34.43%) Project Manager
2 17 (9.29%) Analyst
3 13 (7.10%) Onboarding Engineer
4 11 (6.01%) Architect
4 11 (6.01%) IT Manager
4 11 (6.01%) IT Project Manager
5 9 (4.92%) Business Analyst
5 9 (4.92%) Voice Project Manager
6 8 (4.37%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (3.28%) Change Manager
7 6 (3.28%) Consultant
7 6 (3.28%) Office 365 Manager
7 6 (3.28%) Technical Manager
7 6 (3.28%) Telecoms Manager
8 5 (2.73%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 5 (2.73%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 5 (2.73%) Business Manager
8 5 (2.73%) Designer
8 5 (2.73%) Onboarding Manager
8 5 (2.73%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.28%) CSS
1 6 (3.28%) HTML
2 5 (2.73%) Spring
2 5 (2.73%) Struts
3 4 (2.19%) SOAP
3 4 (2.19%) SPML
4 2 (1.09%) .NET
4 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (1.09%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.09%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (1.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (1.09%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (1.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.09%) Web Services
5 1 (0.55%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.84%) Management Information System
2 13 (7.10%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.92%) Data Centre
4 9 (4.92%) Smart Meter
5 7 (3.83%) PMI
6 5 (2.73%) User Experience
7 4 (2.19%) Animation
7 4 (2.19%) IVR
7 4 (2.19%) Video Editing
8 3 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.64%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.64%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.64%) Graphic Design
8 3 (1.64%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.64%) Social Media
9 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.09%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) Replication
9 2 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.28%) Linux
1 6 (3.28%) Windows
2 2 (1.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.78%) PRINCE2
2 38 (20.77%) ITIL
3 27 (14.75%) Change Management
4 24 (13.11%) ITIL V3
5 22 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 21 (11.48%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (10.93%) Business Analysis
8 18 (9.84%) Project Governance
9 16 (8.74%) Customer Engagement
10 14 (7.65%) Escalation Management
11 13 (7.10%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (7.10%) CRM
11 13 (7.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 11 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (6.01%) Service Delivery
12 11 (6.01%) Service Management
13 10 (5.46%) Analytics
13 10 (5.46%) Matrix Organization
14 9 (4.92%) Logistics
14 9 (4.92%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.92%) C
2 8 (4.37%) SQL
3 7 (3.83%) PL/SQL
4 5 (2.73%) Java
5 2 (1.09%) C#
5 2 (1.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 39 (21.31%) Degree
2 13 (7.10%) PMI Certification
2 13 (7.10%) PMP
3 11 (6.01%) Security Cleared
4 6 (3.28%) CITP
4 6 (3.28%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.19%) HNC
5 4 (2.19%) HND
6 3 (1.64%) ACCA
6 3 (1.64%) CIMA
6 3 (1.64%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.55%) APMP
8 1 (0.55%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.55%) CCNA
8 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.65%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.73%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.64%) ISO 14001
3 3 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 2 (1.09%) SLA
5 1 (0.55%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (7.10%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.09%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.09%) Nagios
3 1 (0.55%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.55%) OPNET
Vendors
1 50 (27.32%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.29%) Amdocs
3 15 (8.20%) SAP
4 14 (7.65%) Ericsson
5 12 (6.56%) Oracle
5 12 (6.56%) Remedy
6 5 (2.73%) Adobe
6 5 (2.73%) Cisco
6 5 (2.73%) Hyperion
7 4 (2.19%) Nokia
8 3 (1.64%) Aprimo
8 3 (1.64%) Marketo
9 2 (1.09%) Dell
9 2 (1.09%) EMC
9 2 (1.09%) F5
9 2 (1.09%) NetApp
9 2 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.09%) Splunk
10 1 (0.55%) Citrix
10 1 (0.55%) IBM
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