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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 4 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 105 65 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 12.06% 7.65% 11.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.26% 10.06% 15.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 30 38
Median daily rate £450 £435 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +10.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £319 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £562 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £22.35 - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £34.25 £33.88
% change year-on-year
-19.70% +1.10%
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
688 646 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 78.99% 76.00% 74.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 327 327
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £260 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.12 £46.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 52 (27.23%) PRINCE2
2 49 (25.65%) Microsoft
3 47 (24.61%) Telecoms
4 38 (19.90%) MS Excel
5 37 (19.37%) ITIL
5 37 (19.37%) Finance
6 36 (18.85%) Degree
7 31 (16.23%) MS Project
8 27 (14.14%) Office 365
9 26 (13.61%) Change Management
10 24 (12.57%) ITIL V3
11 23 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (10.47%) Marketing
12 20 (10.47%) SharePoint
13 19 (9.95%) Business Analysis
13 19 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
14 17 (8.90%) Project Governance
15 16 (8.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 16 (8.38%) MS Office
15 16 (8.38%) SAP
15 16 (8.38%) Management Information System
15 16 (8.38%) PMI Certification
16 15 (7.85%) Amdocs
17 14 (7.33%) Oracle
17 14 (7.33%) Customer Engagement
17 14 (7.33%) LTE
17 14 (7.33%) Data Centre
18 13 (6.81%) Skype
19 12 (6.28%) Mobile App
19 12 (6.28%) Escalation Management

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 20 (10.47%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.28%) Skype for Business
3 5 (2.62%) JBoss
4 4 (2.09%) CMS
5 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 38 (19.90%) MS Excel
2 31 (16.23%) MS Project
3 16 (8.38%) MS Office
4 4 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (4.71%) Eloqua
2 4 (2.09%) HFM
2 4 (2.09%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.05%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.05%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.52%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.52%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.52%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 27 (14.14%) Office 365
2 12 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) Trello
3 1 (0.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.33%) LTE
2 13 (6.81%) Skype
3 12 (6.28%) 3G
3 12 (6.28%) Internet
4 10 (5.24%) 4G
4 10 (5.24%) Firewall
5 9 (4.71%) VoLTE
5 9 (4.71%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (3.66%) WAN
7 6 (3.14%) MPLS
8 5 (2.62%) Network Security
9 4 (2.09%) Broadband
9 4 (2.09%) Diameter Protocol
9 4 (2.09%) INAP
9 4 (2.09%) LAN
9 4 (2.09%) LDAP
9 4 (2.09%) MGW
9 4 (2.09%) SIGTRAN
9 4 (2.09%) VoIP
9 4 (2.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.19%) Big Data
2 6 (3.14%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 3 (1.57%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (1.57%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.57%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.57%) Xcelsius
4 1 (0.52%) ActiveReports
4 1 (0.52%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (0.52%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (0.52%) Cognos Transformer
4 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.52%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.52%) GIS
4 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.52%) Toad
General
1 47 (24.61%) Telecoms
2 37 (19.37%) Finance
3 20 (10.47%) Marketing
4 10 (5.24%) Retail
5 6 (3.14%) Back Office
5 6 (3.14%) Legal
6 4 (2.09%) Front Office
7 3 (1.57%) Banking
7 3 (1.57%) Billing
7 3 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.57%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.05%) Automotive
8 2 (1.05%) Local Government
9 1 (0.52%) Advertising
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) German Language
9 1 (0.52%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 70 (36.65%) Project Manager
2 16 (8.38%) Analyst
3 12 (6.28%) Architect
4 11 (5.76%) IT Manager
4 11 (5.76%) IT Project Manager
4 11 (5.76%) Marketing Specialist
5 10 (5.24%) Business Analyst
6 9 (4.71%) Automation Specialist
6 9 (4.71%) Marketing Automation Specialist
6 9 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (3.66%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (3.66%) Onboarding Manager
7 7 (3.66%) Telecoms Manager
7 7 (3.66%) Voice Project Manager
8 6 (3.14%) Change Manager
8 6 (3.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 6 (3.14%) Senior Manager
8 6 (3.14%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (3.14%) Technical Manager
9 5 (2.62%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.62%) Spring
1 5 (2.62%) Struts
2 4 (2.09%) SOAP
2 4 (2.09%) SPML
3 3 (1.57%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 3 (1.57%) Web Services
4 2 (1.05%) CSS
4 2 (1.05%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.05%) HTML
5 1 (0.52%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.38%) Management Information System
2 14 (7.33%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.28%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.71%) Smart Meter
5 8 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.14%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.09%) IVR
7 4 (2.09%) PMI
7 4 (2.09%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.57%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.57%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (1.57%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.57%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.57%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.57%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.57%) Replication
9 2 (1.05%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.05%) Smartphone
9 2 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.66%) Windows
2 6 (3.14%) Linux
3 3 (1.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (27.23%) PRINCE2
2 37 (19.37%) ITIL
3 26 (13.61%) Change Management
4 24 (12.57%) ITIL V3
5 23 (12.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 19 (9.95%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (9.95%) Business Analysis
7 17 (8.90%) Project Governance
8 16 (8.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 14 (7.33%) Customer Engagement
10 12 (6.28%) B2B
10 12 (6.28%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (6.28%) Escalation Management
10 12 (6.28%) Service Delivery
11 11 (5.76%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (5.24%) CRM
12 10 (5.24%) Logistics
12 10 (5.24%) Quality Management
12 10 (5.24%) Service Management
13 9 (4.71%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (4.19%) SQL
2 7 (3.66%) C
2 7 (3.66%) PL/SQL
3 5 (2.62%) Java
4 1 (0.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (18.85%) Degree
2 16 (8.38%) PMI Certification
3 12 (6.28%) PMP
4 9 (4.71%) Security Cleared
5 7 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (3.14%) CITP
7 5 (2.62%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.09%) HNC
8 4 (2.09%) HND
9 3 (1.57%) ACCA
9 3 (1.57%) CIMA
9 3 (1.57%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.05%) APMP
10 2 (1.05%) CCIE
10 2 (1.05%) CCNA
10 2 (1.05%) CCNP
11 1 (0.52%) MCSE
11 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.28%) Data Quality
2 5 (2.62%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.57%) QA
4 2 (1.05%) SLA
5 1 (0.52%) GAAP
5 1 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (1.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) NFS
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (5.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (1.57%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.57%) Nagios
3 2 (1.05%) OPNET
4 1 (0.52%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.52%) Simpana
Vendors
1 49 (25.65%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.38%) SAP
3 15 (7.85%) Amdocs
4 14 (7.33%) Oracle
5 12 (6.28%) Ericsson
6 11 (5.76%) Cisco
6 11 (5.76%) Remedy
7 9 (4.71%) Aprimo
7 9 (4.71%) Marketo
8 5 (2.62%) Hyperion
9 4 (2.09%) Nokia
10 3 (1.57%) Dell
10 3 (1.57%) EMC
10 3 (1.57%) F5
10 3 (1.57%) NetApp
10 3 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (1.57%) Splunk
11 2 (1.05%) Adobe
11 2 (1.05%) Riverbed
11 2 (1.05%) SolarWinds