The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Senior Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Project Manager
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 59 77 62
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 4 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.57% 0.68% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.73% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 7
Median daily rate £525 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £50.00

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
655 963 861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.17% 94.23% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 565 459
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 41 22
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.55 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.49% +184.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Senior Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) PMP
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) Remedy
4 3 (30.00%) MS Project
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
6 1 (10.00%) ISEB
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Progress
6 1 (10.00%) Windows
6 1 (10.00%) AIX
6 1 (10.00%) Solaris
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (10.00%) Maya
6 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Huawei

Senior 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:

Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Project
2 1 (10.00%) Maya
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (10.00%) Automation Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (10.00%) Contract Management
5 1 (10.00%) IT Asset Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) PMP
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) ISEB
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (30.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) Huawei
2 1 (10.00%) Progress