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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 7 18 11
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 83 79 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 11.81% 7.73% 9.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.59% 9.73% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 50 37
Median daily rate £425 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £248 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £55.00 £27.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.70% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%

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
569 812 654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.94% 79.45% 72.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 479 363
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, 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 87 (49.43%) PRINCE2
2 80 (45.45%) Telecoms
3 79 (44.89%) Microsoft
4 68 (38.64%) ITIL
5 67 (38.07%) MS Excel
6 58 (32.95%) MS Project
7 53 (30.11%) ITIL V3
8 50 (28.41%) Remedy
9 47 (26.70%) Management Information System
10 41 (23.30%) Finance
10 41 (23.30%) LTE
11 35 (19.89%) VoLTE
12 34 (19.32%) Wi-Fi
12 34 (19.32%) Ericsson
13 29 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
14 27 (15.34%) PMP
15 26 (14.77%) Degree
16 24 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
17 23 (13.07%) PMI Certification
18 18 (10.23%) Service Delivery
19 17 (9.66%) Change Management
19 17 (9.66%) Migration
19 17 (9.66%) Mentoring
19 17 (9.66%) Data Centre
20 14 (7.95%) QA
20 14 (7.95%) SharePoint
21 13 (7.39%) Windows
21 13 (7.39%) Service Management
22 12 (6.82%) MS Office
22 12 (6.82%) SLA

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 14 (7.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.57%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 67 (38.07%) MS Excel
2 58 (32.95%) MS Project
3 12 (6.82%) MS Office
4 7 (3.98%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (2.84%) Maya
6 4 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.27%) Eloqua
2 3 (1.70%) Sonata
3 1 (0.57%) Changepoint
3 1 (0.57%) HFM
3 1 (0.57%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.57%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.41%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (3.41%) Office 365
2 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (1.14%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 41 (23.30%) LTE
2 35 (19.89%) VoLTE
3 34 (19.32%) Wi-Fi
4 7 (3.98%) Unified Communications
5 6 (3.41%) LAN
6 5 (2.84%) DNS
6 5 (2.84%) GSM
6 5 (2.84%) HSPA
6 5 (2.84%) HTTP
6 5 (2.84%) MGW
6 5 (2.84%) SMTP
6 5 (2.84%) WAN
6 5 (2.84%) WCDMA
7 4 (2.27%) 3G
7 4 (2.27%) 4G
7 4 (2.27%) Firewall
7 4 (2.27%) VoIP
8 3 (1.70%) DSLAM
8 3 (1.70%) VPN
8 3 (1.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.27%) Big Data
3 2 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.57%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.57%) Essbase
4 1 (0.57%) Hyperion Smart View
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (2.84%) Android Studio
1 5 (2.84%) Xcode
2 4 (2.27%) JIRA
3 3 (1.70%) JUnit
3 3 (1.70%) Selenium
4 2 (1.14%) Bower
4 2 (1.14%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.14%) Grunt
4 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.14%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.57%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.57%) MSI
5 1 (0.57%) NUnit
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 80 (45.45%) Telecoms
2 41 (23.30%) Finance
3 9 (5.11%) Marketing
4 7 (3.98%) Banking
5 6 (3.41%) Retail
6 5 (2.84%) Publishing
7 4 (2.27%) Billing
8 1 (0.57%) Back Office
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (44.32%) Project Manager
2 34 (19.32%) Voice Project Manager
3 12 (6.82%) Analyst
4 11 (6.25%) Network Manager
4 11 (6.25%) Telecoms Manager
5 10 (5.68%) Core Network Project Manager
5 10 (5.68%) Network Project Manager
6 8 (4.55%) Data Centre Manager
6 8 (4.55%) Data Centre Project Manager
7 7 (3.98%) Architect
7 7 (3.98%) Change Manager
7 7 (3.98%) Migration Manager
7 7 (3.98%) Migration Project Manager
7 7 (3.98%) Network Engineer
7 7 (3.98%) Senior Manager
7 7 (3.98%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 6 (3.41%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
8 6 (3.41%) Data Migration Manager
8 6 (3.41%) Data Migration Project Manager
8 6 (3.41%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.41%) Web Services
2 4 (2.27%) .NET
3 2 (1.14%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.14%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.14%) CSS
3 2 (1.14%) CSS3
3 2 (1.14%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.14%) Hibernate
3 2 (1.14%) HTML
3 2 (1.14%) HTML5
3 2 (1.14%) jQuery
3 2 (1.14%) LINQ
3 2 (1.14%) Node.js
3 2 (1.14%) REST
3 2 (1.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (1.14%) XML
4 1 (0.57%) Apache CXF
4 1 (0.57%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 47 (26.70%) Management Information System
2 24 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.66%) Data Centre
4 8 (4.55%) PMI
5 7 (3.98%) CMDB
5 7 (3.98%) Public Cloud
6 6 (3.41%) Virtual Team
7 5 (2.84%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.70%) RIA
9 2 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
9 2 (1.14%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.14%) Smart Meter
10 1 (0.57%) e-Learning
10 1 (0.57%) FMCG
10 1 (0.57%) Handset
10 1 (0.57%) IVR
10 1 (0.57%) Social Media
10 1 (0.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.39%) Windows
2 9 (5.11%) Linux
3 5 (2.84%) Android
4 4 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.70%) Solaris
6 2 (1.14%) Unix
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.57%) AIX
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (49.43%) PRINCE2
2 68 (38.64%) ITIL
3 53 (30.11%) ITIL V3
4 29 (16.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (10.23%) Service Delivery
6 17 (9.66%) Change Management
6 17 (9.66%) Mentoring
6 17 (9.66%) Migration
7 13 (7.39%) Service Management
8 11 (6.25%) CRM
8 11 (6.25%) Presales
8 11 (6.25%) SDLC
9 10 (5.68%) Coaching
9 10 (5.68%) PRINCE
9 10 (5.68%) Problem Management
10 9 (5.11%) Analytics
11 8 (4.55%) Load Balancing
11 8 (4.55%) Service Design
12 7 (3.98%) Programme Management
12 7 (3.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.68%) Java
2 9 (5.11%) C
3 5 (2.84%) Apple Swift
3 5 (2.84%) Objective-C
4 4 (2.27%) SQL
5 2 (1.14%) C#
5 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 27 (15.34%) PMP
2 26 (14.77%) Degree
3 23 (13.07%) PMI Certification
4 10 (5.68%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.55%) SC Cleared
6 6 (3.41%) ECDL
6 6 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.14%) APMP
7 2 (1.14%) Postgraduate
7 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.57%) APMG
8 1 (0.57%) CCA
8 1 (0.57%) CCIE
8 1 (0.57%) CCNA
8 1 (0.57%) CCNP
8 1 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.95%) QA
2 12 (6.82%) Data Quality
2 12 (6.82%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.70%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (1.70%) OPNET
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 79 (44.89%) Microsoft
2 50 (28.41%) Remedy
3 34 (19.32%) Ericsson
4 9 (5.11%) Cisco
5 8 (4.55%) Oracle
6 6 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.84%) Apple
8 4 (2.27%) Blue Coat
8 4 (2.27%) Citrix
8 4 (2.27%) SAP
8 4 (2.27%) VMware
9 3 (1.70%) Arista
9 3 (1.70%) CheckPoint
9 3 (1.70%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.70%) Riverbed
9 3 (1.70%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.14%) Ariba
10 2 (1.14%) Jaspersoft
10 2 (1.14%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.14%) Samsung
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