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 20 April 2015 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 5 8 5
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 37 33 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 12.21% 13.04% 16.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.16% 17.46% 24.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 19
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £255 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £480 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £33.54 £35.05
% change year-on-year
-17.99% -4.32%
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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
229 189 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 75.58% 74.70% 69.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 120 102
Average daily rate £375 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Average hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £43.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.60 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 20 April 2015.

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 20 April 2015, 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 21 (38.18%) Telecoms
2 20 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 12 (21.82%) Finance
3 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (16.36%) Degree
4 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
4 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (16.36%) ITIL
5 8 (14.55%) PMI Certification
5 8 (14.55%) Programme Management
6 7 (12.73%) Cisco
7 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
7 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint
7 6 (10.91%) PMP
7 6 (10.91%) Remedy
7 6 (10.91%) MS Project
7 6 (10.91%) Oracle
7 6 (10.91%) Linux
7 6 (10.91%) Firewall
7 6 (10.91%) QA
7 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (10.91%) F5
7 6 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Migration
8 5 (9.09%) VMware
8 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
8 5 (9.09%) SQL

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, 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 3 (5.45%) Lync
1 3 (5.45%) IIS
2 2 (3.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Project
2 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 4 (7.27%) MS Office
4 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Firewall
1 6 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (9.09%) Internet
3 3 (5.45%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.45%) DNS
3 3 (5.45%) DAB
3 3 (5.45%) BGP
3 3 (5.45%) MPLS
4 2 (3.64%) VPN
4 2 (3.64%) VoIP
4 2 (3.64%) LLU
5 1 (1.82%) LTE
5 1 (1.82%) MGW
5 1 (1.82%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.82%) 4G
5 1 (1.82%) 2G
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco ICM
5 1 (1.82%) RNC
5 1 (1.82%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.82%) QlikView
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 21 (38.18%) Telecoms
2 12 (21.82%) Finance
3 3 (5.45%) Billing
3 3 (5.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.64%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.64%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.82%) Publishing
5 1 (1.82%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.55%) Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Coordinator
4 5 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.45%) Programme Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Technical Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (5.45%) Technical Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Environment Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Business Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Applications Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Network Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Change Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Network Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Business Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Process Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (5.45%) WCF
1 3 (5.45%) WPF
1 3 (5.45%) Hibernate
1 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
1 3 (5.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.36%) Management Information System
3 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.45%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.64%) PMI
5 2 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.64%) FMCG
5 2 (3.64%) CMDB
6 1 (1.82%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.82%) Physics
6 1 (1.82%) GIS
6 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (5.45%) UNIX
2 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (16.36%) ITIL
3 8 (14.55%) Programme Management
4 6 (10.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 5 (9.09%) Migration
5 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 5 (9.09%) PRINCE
6 4 (7.27%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.27%) Change Management
6 4 (7.27%) Change Control
7 3 (5.45%) Dependency Management
7 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Service Management
7 3 (5.45%) MVC
7 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
7 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.45%) OO
7 3 (5.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) C#
2 3 (5.45%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.36%) Degree
2 8 (14.55%) PMI Certification
3 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (10.91%) PMP
4 4 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (7.27%) ISEB
5 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.82%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) FortiGate
2 2 (3.64%) Netcool
2 2 (3.64%) OpenView
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 7 (12.73%) Cisco
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint
2 6 (10.91%) Remedy
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) F5
3 5 (9.09%) VMware
4 3 (5.45%) Crossbeam
4 3 (5.45%) SAP
4 3 (5.45%) Sun
4 3 (5.45%) Dell
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.45%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.64%) Citrix
5 2 (3.64%) BMC
6 1 (1.82%) Marketo
6 1 (1.82%) Cramer
6 1 (1.82%) ComArch
6 1 (1.82%) Ericsson
6 1 (1.82%) Manugistics
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