The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 26 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 44 61 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 5.40% 6.79% 9.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.73% 7.29% 10.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 37 48
Median daily rate £470 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £350 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £539 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +33.33%
Project Manager
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
768 837 828
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.23% 93.10% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 467 367
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 48 34
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.39 £19.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 67 (63.21%) Project Management
2 43 (40.57%) PRINCE2
3 32 (30.19%) Telecoms
4 26 (24.53%) Microsoft
5 23 (21.70%) Finance
6 22 (20.75%) ITIL
6 22 (20.75%) MS Project
7 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (16.98%) MS Excel
9 16 (15.09%) ITIL V3
10 11 (10.38%) Migration
11 10 (9.43%) Change Management
11 10 (9.43%) PMP
11 10 (9.43%) Amdocs
11 10 (9.43%) Programme Management
12 9 (8.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
13 8 (7.55%) Degree
13 8 (7.55%) Mobile App
13 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
13 8 (7.55%) MS Office
14 7 (6.60%) SAP
14 7 (6.60%) CRM
14 7 (6.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 7 (6.60%) Remedy
14 7 (6.60%) Ericsson
14 7 (6.60%) Management Information System
14 7 (6.60%) Business Analysis

Project Manager Skill Set
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 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.89%) CMS
2 2 (1.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (20.75%) MS Project
2 18 (16.98%) MS Excel
3 8 (7.55%) MS Office
4 2 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.89%) HFM
1 2 (1.89%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Office 365
2 2 (1.89%) SaaS
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.72%) LTE
1 5 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (3.77%) VoLTE
3 3 (2.83%) ATM
3 3 (2.83%) Internet
3 3 (2.83%) LAN
3 3 (2.83%) SDH
3 3 (2.83%) WAN
4 2 (1.89%) Firewall
4 2 (1.89%) Intranet
5 1 (0.94%) 3G
5 1 (0.94%) Broadband
5 1 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.94%) MPLS
5 1 (0.94%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) Big Data
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.94%) EDRMS
3 1 (0.94%) GIS
General
1 32 (30.19%) Telecoms
2 23 (21.70%) Finance
3 6 (5.66%) Retail
4 5 (4.72%) Banking
5 3 (2.83%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Automotive
6 1 (0.94%) Billing
6 1 (0.94%) Electronics
6 1 (0.94%) Front Office
6 1 (0.94%) Legal
6 1 (0.94%) Local Government
6 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) .NET
1 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.94%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (0.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.60%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.60%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.60%) Smart Meter
3 5 (4.72%) PKI
4 4 (3.77%) Cryptography
5 3 (2.83%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.83%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.89%) IVR
7 1 (0.94%) CCTV
7 1 (0.94%) PMI
7 1 (0.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.94%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (63.21%) Project Management
2 43 (40.57%) PRINCE2
3 22 (20.75%) ITIL
4 19 (17.92%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (16.98%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (15.09%) ITIL V3
7 11 (10.38%) Migration
8 10 (9.43%) Change Management
8 10 (9.43%) Programme Management
9 9 (8.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (8.49%) Waterfall
10 8 (7.55%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.60%) Business Analysis
11 7 (6.60%) CRM
12 6 (5.66%) Logistics
12 6 (5.66%) Quality Management
12 6 (5.66%) SDLC
13 5 (4.72%) Project Governance
13 5 (4.72%) Project Planning
13 5 (4.72%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.77%) Java
2 2 (1.89%) SQL
3 1 (0.94%) C
3 1 (0.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.43%) PMP
2 8 (7.55%) Degree
3 7 (6.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (5.66%) PMI Certification
5 5 (4.72%) CITP
5 5 (4.72%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.72%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.89%) ACCA
6 2 (1.89%) CIMA
7 1 (0.94%) CCNA
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 26 (24.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.43%) Amdocs
3 7 (6.60%) Ericsson
3 7 (6.60%) Remedy
3 7 (6.60%) SAP
4 5 (4.72%) Cisco
5 3 (2.83%) Hyperion
5 3 (2.83%) Oracle
6 1 (0.94%) Adobe
6 1 (0.94%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.94%) IBM
6 1 (0.94%) JDA
6 1 (0.94%) RedPrairie
6 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.94%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.94%) Sitecore
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago