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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 22 27 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 65 54 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 7.19% 6.00% 7.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.79% 6.38% 7.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 27 44
Median daily rate £465 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £350 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -2.77%
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
834 846 917
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.26% 94.00% 91.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 477 432 436
Median daily rate £413 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 37 31
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.75% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 80 (63.49%) Project Management
2 63 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 38 (30.16%) Finance
4 36 (28.57%) Telecoms
5 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
6 24 (19.05%) ITIL
7 22 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (16.67%) MS Project
9 20 (15.87%) MS Excel
10 18 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (14.29%) ITIL V3
11 13 (10.32%) PMI Certification
12 12 (9.52%) Amdocs
12 12 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 11 (8.73%) PMP
14 10 (7.94%) Migration
14 10 (7.94%) Programme Management
15 9 (7.14%) Risk Management
15 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
15 9 (7.14%) Change Management
15 9 (7.14%) Ericsson
15 9 (7.14%) Waterfall
16 8 (6.35%) Degree
16 8 (6.35%) Smart Meter
16 8 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 8 (6.35%) MS Office
16 8 (6.35%) Remedy
16 8 (6.35%) Banking
17 7 (5.56%) SAP
17 7 (5.56%) CRM

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 6 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.97%) CMS
3 2 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (16.67%) MS Project
2 20 (15.87%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.35%) MS Office
4 3 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.59%) HFM
1 2 (1.59%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.79%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.79%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.76%) Office 365
2 2 (1.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) LTE
1 6 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (3.97%) VoLTE
3 3 (2.38%) ATM
3 3 (2.38%) Internet
3 3 (2.38%) SDH
4 2 (1.59%) 3G
4 2 (1.59%) Firewall
4 2 (1.59%) Intranet
4 2 (1.59%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (1.59%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.79%) 2G
5 1 (0.79%) 4G
5 1 (0.79%) Broadband
5 1 (0.79%) LAN
5 1 (0.79%) RNC
5 1 (0.79%) WAN
5 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.56%) Big Data
1 7 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (0.79%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) JIRA
1 1 (0.79%) JIRA Agile
1 1 (0.79%) VersionOne
General
1 38 (30.16%) Finance
2 36 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.35%) Banking
4 6 (4.76%) Retail
5 3 (2.38%) Marketing
6 2 (1.59%) Publishing
7 1 (0.79%) Automotive
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Electronics
7 1 (0.79%) Front Office
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Local Government
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Military
7 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.79%) .NET
1 1 (0.79%) .NET Framework
1 1 (0.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.35%) Smart Meter
3 7 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.97%) PKI
6 4 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.17%) Cryptography
7 3 (2.38%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.38%) PMI
8 2 (1.59%) Informatics
8 2 (1.59%) IVR
8 2 (1.59%) NHS
9 1 (0.79%) CCTV
9 1 (0.79%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (63.49%) Project Management
2 63 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 24 (19.05%) ITIL
4 22 (17.46%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (14.29%) ITIL V3
5 18 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (9.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 10 (7.94%) Migration
7 10 (7.94%) Programme Management
8 9 (7.14%) Change Management
8 9 (7.14%) Risk Management
8 9 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 7 (5.56%) CRM
10 6 (4.76%) Logistics
10 6 (4.76%) SDLC
11 5 (3.97%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.97%) Process Improvement
11 5 (3.97%) Project Governance
11 5 (3.97%) Project Planning
11 5 (3.97%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.17%) Java
2 1 (0.79%) C
2 1 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (10.32%) PMI Certification
2 11 (8.73%) PMP
3 8 (6.35%) Degree
3 8 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.17%) CITP
4 4 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.17%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.59%) ACCA
5 2 (1.59%) CIMA
6 1 (0.79%) APMP
6 1 (0.79%) CCNA
6 1 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.79%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.17%) ISO 9001
1 4 (3.17%) QA
2 3 (2.38%) GAAP
Systems Management
1 2 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.59%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (0.79%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 25 (19.84%) Microsoft
2 12 (9.52%) Amdocs
3 9 (7.14%) Ericsson
4 8 (6.35%) Remedy
5 7 (5.56%) SAP
6 6 (4.76%) Cisco
6 6 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.97%) Oracle
7 5 (3.97%) Saba
8 4 (3.17%) Progress
9 3 (2.38%) Hyperion
9 3 (2.38%) Sitecore
10 2 (1.59%) RedPrairie
11 1 (0.79%) Guidewire
11 1 (0.79%) JDA
11 1 (0.79%) Nokia
11 1 (0.79%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.79%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.79%) Rally
11 1 (0.79%) Tableau
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