The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Project Manager
Rank 57 74 89
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 11 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.29% 0.49% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.53% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 2
Average daily rate
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£400 - £298
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 - £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £332
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £24.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+5.10% -45.55%
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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
772 935 1208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.72% 91.49% 87.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 458 378
Average daily rate £388 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 32 27
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.88 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.10 £50.00 £25.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Technical Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Project Manager in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Technical Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Technical Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Technical Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager across the Reading region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Technical Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Technical Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Technical Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Technical Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Technical Project Manager in their job title 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 with Technical Project Manager in their job title.

1 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) MS Visio
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) Project Management
3 8 (61.54%) PMP
3 8 (61.54%) PMI Certification
3 8 (61.54%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) MS Office
5 6 (46.15%) Time Management
6 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
6 5 (38.46%) ISO 9001
6 5 (38.46%) Internet
6 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (38.46%) Supplier Management
6 5 (38.46%) Service Management
6 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
7 4 (30.77%) MS Project
8 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (15.38%) Finance
10 1 (7.69%) Migration
10 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (7.69%) Scrum
10 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
10 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (7.69%) CAPM
10 1 (7.69%) Network Security
10 1 (7.69%) Middleware
10 1 (7.69%) Data Migration

Technical Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Technical Project Manager in their job title 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 with Technical Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Visio
2 7 (53.85%) MS Office
3 4 (30.77%) MS Project
4 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) PRINCE2
2 8 (61.54%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) Time Management
4 5 (38.46%) Supplier Management
4 5 (38.46%) Service Management
4 5 (38.46%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) OpenUP
5 1 (7.69%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) PMP
1 8 (61.54%) PMI Certification
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) ISO 9001
1 5 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft