The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 7 8 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 36 32 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 13.04% 12.75% 20.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.00% 17.68% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 24
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£335 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.54% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £150 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £455 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+0.32% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +5.35%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
225 181 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 81.52% 72.11% 72.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 100 76
Average daily rate £350 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £23.50 £45.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.77% +200.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £26.80 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Slough region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 30 (44.12%) PRINCE2
2 23 (33.82%) Telecoms
3 21 (30.88%) Finance
4 19 (27.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (23.53%) Programme Management
6 14 (20.59%) MS Project
6 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
7 12 (17.65%) ITIL
7 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
7 12 (17.65%) Degree
8 11 (16.18%) MS Visio
9 9 (13.24%) SQL
9 9 (13.24%) Oracle
9 9 (13.24%) Change Management
10 8 (11.76%) Windows
11 7 (10.29%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (10.29%) PMP
11 7 (10.29%) PMI Certification
12 6 (8.82%) Citrix
12 6 (8.82%) VMware
13 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
13 5 (7.35%) Electronics
13 5 (7.35%) Marketing
13 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
13 5 (7.35%) QA
13 5 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
13 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (5.88%) HTML
14 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
14 4 (5.88%) SAP

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.41%) IIS
2 3 (4.41%) Lync
3 2 (2.94%) Documentum
3 2 (2.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 14 (20.59%) MS Excel
1 14 (20.59%) MS Project
2 11 (16.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
4 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.47%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.47%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) UMTS
1 3 (4.41%) GPRS
1 3 (4.41%) DNS
2 2 (2.94%) ZigBee
2 2 (2.94%) HSPA
2 2 (2.94%) 3GPP
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.94%) IPv6
2 2 (2.94%) Internet
3 1 (1.47%) 3G
3 1 (1.47%) MPLS
3 1 (1.47%) DAB
3 1 (1.47%) Wireless
3 1 (1.47%) 2G
3 1 (1.47%) LLU
3 1 (1.47%) GGSN
3 1 (1.47%) SGSN
3 1 (1.47%) GSM
3 1 (1.47%) WAN
3 1 (1.47%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.47%) MySQL
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.47%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) LabVIEW
1 1 (1.47%) Subversion
1 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
General
1 23 (33.82%) Telecoms
2 21 (30.88%) Finance
3 5 (7.35%) Electronics
3 5 (7.35%) Marketing
4 4 (5.88%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.41%) Retail
6 2 (2.94%) Banking
7 1 (1.47%) Billing
7 1 (1.47%) Publishing
7 1 (1.47%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (36.76%) Project Manager
2 12 (17.65%) Administrator
2 12 (17.65%) Coordinator
2 12 (17.65%) Project Coordinator
3 11 (16.18%) Project Administrator
4 10 (14.71%) Analyst
4 10 (14.71%) PMO Administrator
5 9 (13.24%) Project Office Administrator
6 8 (11.76%) Business Analyst
7 7 (10.29%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (10.29%) Technical Manager
8 6 (8.82%) OSS Project Manager
9 5 (7.35%) Junior
9 5 (7.35%) Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Applications Developer
10 3 (4.41%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) SharePoint Business Analyst
11 2 (2.94%) PMO Manager
11 2 (2.94%) .NET Applications Developer
11 2 (2.94%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) HTML
2 3 (4.41%) .NET
2 3 (4.41%) J2EE
2 3 (4.41%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.41%) Hibernate
2 3 (4.41%) WCF
2 3 (4.41%) WPF
3 1 (1.47%) jQuery
3 1 (1.47%) HTML5
3 1 (1.47%) CSS3
3 1 (1.47%) Sass
3 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.47%) OOCSS
3 1 (1.47%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (1.47%) CSS
3 1 (1.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) XML
3 1 (1.47%) WAP
3 1 (1.47%) WML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Management Information System
1 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (5.88%) Smart Meter
3 3 (4.41%) DTV
4 2 (2.94%) Physics
4 2 (2.94%) Open Source
4 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.47%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (1.47%) AS400
5 1 (1.47%) e-Health
5 1 (1.47%) NHS
5 1 (1.47%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) PRINCE2
2 19 (27.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (23.53%) Programme Management
4 12 (17.65%) ITIL
5 9 (13.24%) Change Management
6 5 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (5.88%) Service Delivery
7 4 (5.88%) Service Management
7 4 (5.88%) OO
7 4 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Matrix Management
8 3 (4.41%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (4.41%) CRM
8 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.41%) B2B
8 3 (4.41%) MVC
8 3 (4.41%) Risk Management
8 3 (4.41%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.41%) VBScript
3 3 (4.41%) VB.NET
3 3 (4.41%) C#
4 1 (1.47%) Python
4 1 (1.47%) RPG IV
4 1 (1.47%) RPG
4 1 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 7 (10.29%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (10.29%) PMP
2 7 (10.29%) PMI Certification
3 5 (7.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.41%) ISEB
4 3 (4.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.94%) BC Cleared
5 2 (2.94%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.47%) IIBA
6 1 (1.47%) CCNP
6 1 (1.47%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (13.24%) Oracle
2 6 (8.82%) Citrix
2 6 (8.82%) VMware
3 4 (5.88%) SAP
3 4 (5.88%) Cisco
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.41%) HP
5 1 (1.47%) Juniper
5 1 (1.47%) Ericsson
5 1 (1.47%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.47%) Agilent
5 1 (1.47%) Akamai
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