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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 10 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 20 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 7.97% 7.69% 7.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 10.53% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 19 13
Average daily rate £400 £375 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £300 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £640 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.22% +14.32%
Project Management
Berkshire

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
210 228 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 83.67% 73.08% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 137 107
Average daily rate £390 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £257 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +57.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £33.10 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £35.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 9 (23.68%) Change Management
3 7 (18.42%) Finance
3 7 (18.42%) Degree
4 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.79%) Windows
5 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
6 4 (10.53%) DNS
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.53%) HP
6 4 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.53%) Smart Meter
6 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
6 4 (10.53%) ITIL V3
6 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
7 3 (7.89%) Coaching
7 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
7 3 (7.89%) Change Control
7 3 (7.89%) Dell
7 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
7 3 (7.89%) NetApp
7 3 (7.89%) Citrix
7 3 (7.89%) Internet
7 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.89%) Middleware
7 3 (7.89%) DHCP
7 3 (7.89%) SLA

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (5.26%) MS Project
2 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) HFM
1 1 (2.63%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) DNS
2 3 (7.89%) DHCP
2 3 (7.89%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) HTTP
3 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (2.63%) 4G
4 1 (2.63%) BGP
4 1 (2.63%) DAB
4 1 (2.63%) DMZ
4 1 (2.63%) Firewall
4 1 (2.63%) GPRS
4 1 (2.63%) GSM
4 1 (2.63%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
4 1 (2.63%) Network Security
4 1 (2.63%) UMTS
4 1 (2.63%) VLAN
4 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) HP UFT
1 1 (2.63%) LoadRunner
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Marketing
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Billing
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Project Manager
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL Manager
3 4 (10.53%) Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL Project Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Audit Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) HR Manager
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.26%) PMO Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) PMO Coordinator
5 2 (5.26%) Project Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Project Office Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Middleware
2 1 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (2.63%) Java EE
2 1 (2.63%) OAuth2
2 1 (2.63%) OpenID
2 1 (2.63%) REST
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Smart Meter
2 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 2 (5.26%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.63%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.63%) Fintech
4 1 (2.63%) FMCG
4 1 (2.63%) iSeries
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
4 2 (5.26%) AIX
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) ITIL
2 9 (23.68%) Change Management
3 6 (15.79%) PRINCE2
4 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
4 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL V3
5 4 (10.53%) Process Improvement
5 4 (10.53%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (7.89%) Change Control
6 3 (7.89%) Coaching
6 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
6 3 (7.89%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.26%) PRINCE
7 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.26%) Release Management
7 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) ISEB
2 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.26%) VCP5
2 2 (5.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) ACCA
3 1 (2.63%) CCIE
3 1 (2.63%) CCNP
3 1 (2.63%) CIMA
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.63%) JNCIE
3 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
3 1 (2.63%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) SLA
2 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (5.26%) ISA Server
2 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
2 2 (5.26%) XenApp
2 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (5.26%) ServiceCenter
1 2 (5.26%) Tivoli
1 2 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (5.26%) WSUS
2 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) HP
2 3 (7.89%) Cisco
2 3 (7.89%) Citrix
2 3 (7.89%) Dell
2 3 (7.89%) IBM
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) NetApp
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.26%) Symantec
3 2 (5.26%) Veritas
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) ATG
4 1 (2.63%) Hyperion
4 1 (2.63%) Intershop
4 1 (2.63%) Juniper
4 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.63%) Siebel