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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 16 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 85 110 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.47% 10.44% 14.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.59% 13.89% 19.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 49
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£420 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £245 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £34.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-20.28% -6.75%
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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
675 792 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.30% 75.14% 72.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 409 246
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 15
Average hourly rate £21.55 £22.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.55 £16.00 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £180.00 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 54 (30.86%) PRINCE2
2 47 (26.86%) Telecoms
3 29 (16.57%) PMI Certification
3 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
4 28 (16.00%) Degree
5 27 (15.43%) PMP
5 27 (15.43%) ITIL
5 27 (15.43%) Finance
6 26 (14.86%) MS Excel
7 25 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (12.57%) MS Project
8 22 (12.57%) Service Delivery
9 20 (11.43%) Migration
10 19 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (10.29%) Security Cleared
12 17 (9.71%) MS Office
13 16 (9.14%) SAP
13 16 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (8.57%) Management Information System
15 12 (6.86%) Information Security
15 12 (6.86%) SC Cleared
15 12 (6.86%) Analytics
16 11 (6.29%) Service Management
16 11 (6.29%) Change Management
16 11 (6.29%) SharePoint
16 11 (6.29%) Linux
17 10 (5.71%) Programme Management
18 9 (5.14%) LAMP
18 9 (5.14%) Legal
18 9 (5.14%) SQL

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (6.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.71%) Office Communications Server
2 3 (1.71%) Lync
3 2 (1.14%) Smallworld
4 1 (0.57%) CMS
4 1 (0.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 22 (12.57%) MS Project
3 17 (9.71%) MS Office
4 6 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.57%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.57%) HFM
2 1 (0.57%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.43%) 4G
1 6 (3.43%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (2.86%) 3G
3 4 (2.29%) Radio Access Network
3 4 (2.29%) LTE
3 4 (2.29%) SDH
3 4 (2.29%) ATM
4 3 (1.71%) PBX
4 3 (1.71%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.14%) Wireless
5 2 (1.14%) 2G
5 2 (1.14%) DNS
5 2 (1.14%) Broadband
6 1 (0.57%) RANAP
6 1 (0.57%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.57%) GSM
6 1 (0.57%) UMTS
6 1 (0.57%) Firewall
6 1 (0.57%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.14%) MySQL
2 5 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.71%) Data Mining
3 3 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.57%) DB2
4 1 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (1.14%) PowerBuilder
2 1 (0.57%) JIRA
General
1 47 (26.86%) Telecoms
2 27 (15.43%) Finance
3 9 (5.14%) Legal
4 5 (2.86%) Spanish Language
5 4 (2.29%) Banking
5 4 (2.29%) Marketing
6 2 (1.14%) Retail
7 1 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.57%) Billing
7 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 72 (41.14%) Project Manager
2 22 (12.57%) Analyst
3 16 (9.14%) Business Analyst
4 15 (8.57%) Consultant
5 13 (7.43%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 10 (5.71%) Developer
7 9 (5.14%) Coordinator
7 9 (5.14%) Senior Manager
8 8 (4.57%) Senior Project Manager
8 8 (4.57%) Project Coordinator
9 7 (4.00%) Linux Consultant
9 7 (4.00%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
10 6 (3.43%) Architect
10 6 (3.43%) Programme Manager
11 5 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (2.86%) Lead Developer
11 5 (2.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 5 (2.86%) Agile Business Analyst
12 4 (2.29%) Software Licensing Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.14%) LAMP
2 8 (4.57%) Web Services
3 6 (3.43%) HTML
4 5 (2.86%) SOAP
4 5 (2.86%) HTML5
4 5 (2.86%) REST
5 3 (1.71%) MDX
6 1 (0.57%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.57%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.57%) EJB
6 1 (0.57%) CSS
6 1 (0.57%) XML
6 1 (0.57%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 25 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.86%) IPTV
5 4 (2.29%) Open Source
5 4 (2.29%) PMI
6 3 (1.71%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.71%) User Experience
7 2 (1.14%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.14%) Social Media
7 2 (1.14%) GIS
7 2 (1.14%) NHS
8 1 (0.57%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.57%) Life Science
8 1 (0.57%) Replication
8 1 (0.57%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.57%) Economics
8 1 (0.57%) FMCG
8 1 (0.57%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.29%) Linux
2 4 (2.29%) Windows
3 3 (1.71%) UNIX
3 3 (1.71%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (30.86%) PRINCE2
2 27 (15.43%) ITIL
3 22 (12.57%) Service Delivery
4 20 (11.43%) Migration
5 19 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (9.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (6.86%) Information Security
7 12 (6.86%) Analytics
8 11 (6.29%) Service Management
8 11 (6.29%) Change Management
9 10 (5.71%) Programme Management
10 9 (5.14%) Waterfall
11 8 (4.57%) Business Analysis
12 7 (4.00%) Scrum
12 7 (4.00%) Risk Management
12 7 (4.00%) Data Modelling
12 7 (4.00%) ERP
12 7 (4.00%) Six Sigma
12 7 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (3.43%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.14%) SQL
2 6 (3.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (2.29%) Java
3 4 (2.29%) C
4 1 (0.57%) Perl
4 1 (0.57%) C#
4 1 (0.57%) C++
4 1 (0.57%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (16.57%) PMI Certification
2 28 (16.00%) Degree
3 27 (15.43%) PMP
4 18 (10.29%) Security Cleared
5 12 (6.86%) SC Cleared
6 8 (4.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (3.43%) NVQ Level 3
8 3 (1.71%) MCSE
8 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.71%) ISEB
8 3 (1.71%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.57%) MBA
10 1 (0.57%) HND
10 1 (0.57%) RHCE
10 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.57%) PgMP
10 1 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) QA
2 3 (1.71%) SLA
3 2 (1.14%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.14%) BS15000
3 2 (1.14%) COBIT
4 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.57%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (0.57%) NSN NetAct
1 1 (0.57%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 29 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 16 (9.14%) SAP
3 7 (4.00%) Amdocs
3 7 (4.00%) Cisco
4 5 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (2.29%) Ericsson
5 4 (2.29%) HP
5 4 (2.29%) Avaya
5 4 (2.29%) Oracle
6 3 (1.71%) VMware
7 2 (1.14%) RedPrairie
7 2 (1.14%) Informatica
7 2 (1.14%) IBM
7 2 (1.14%) Business Objects
7 2 (1.14%) Huawei
8 1 (0.57%) Google
8 1 (0.57%) Citrix
8 1 (0.57%) EMC
8 1 (0.57%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.57%) Mapinfo
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