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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 9 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 26 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 9.09% 12.45% 10.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.04% 14.53% 15.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 19
Average daily rate
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£298 £333 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -11.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £183 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £443 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+5.73% +3.44%
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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
216 234 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 75.52% 85.71% 72.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 140 100
Average daily rate £361 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.21% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -47.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 19 (41.30%) PRINCE2
2 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
3 13 (28.26%) Finance
3 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
4 12 (26.09%) MS Project
5 9 (19.57%) PMI Certification
6 8 (17.39%) ACCA
6 8 (17.39%) CIMA
6 8 (17.39%) Billing
7 7 (15.22%) Supplier Management
7 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
7 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
8 6 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
8 6 (13.04%) PMP
8 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
10 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
11 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
11 3 (6.52%) SAP BW
11 3 (6.52%) Remedy
11 3 (6.52%) PRINCE
11 3 (6.52%) CRM
11 3 (6.52%) MS Office
11 3 (6.52%) SAP
11 3 (6.52%) ITIL
11 3 (6.52%) Cisco
11 3 (6.52%) WAN

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 2 (4.35%) Lync
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) MS Project
2 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.52%) MS Office
4 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Unica
1 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
1 3 (6.52%) LLU
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.35%) Unified Communications
2 2 (4.35%) LAN
2 2 (4.35%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) Internet
3 1 (2.17%) MPLS
3 1 (2.17%) BGP
3 1 (2.17%) DAB
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.17%) DNS
3 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.17%) GGSN
3 1 (2.17%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.17%) SAP BI
2 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
2 13 (28.26%) Finance
3 8 (17.39%) Billing
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.17%) Back Office
5 1 (2.17%) French Language
5 1 (2.17%) German Language
5 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Coordinator
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Communications Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Network Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (4.35%) Business Manager
5 2 (4.35%) OSS Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Network Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Campaign Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Digital Account Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.52%) PMI
3 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.35%) CMDB
4 2 (4.35%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.17%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.17%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.17%) UNIX
2 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (41.30%) PRINCE2
2 7 (15.22%) Risk Management
2 7 (15.22%) Supplier Management
3 6 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.52%) PRINCE
6 3 (6.52%) CRM
6 3 (6.52%) Scrum
6 3 (6.52%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.52%) ITIL
7 2 (4.35%) Migration
7 2 (4.35%) SDLC
7 2 (4.35%) API Development
7 2 (4.35%) Data Architecture
7 2 (4.35%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.35%) Network Management
7 2 (4.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) PMI Certification
2 8 (17.39%) ACCA
2 8 (17.39%) CIMA
3 7 (15.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (13.04%) PMP
5 3 (6.52%) Degree
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.17%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) OpenView
1 2 (4.35%) Netcool
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.17%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Remedy
2 3 (6.52%) SAP
2 3 (6.52%) Cisco
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 2 (4.35%) CheckPoint
3 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.35%) F5
4 1 (2.17%) Marketo
4 1 (2.17%) Sandvine
4 1 (2.17%) Siebel
4 1 (2.17%) Trillium
4 1 (2.17%) BT
4 1 (2.17%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.17%) Amdocs
4 1 (2.17%) Teradata
4 1 (2.17%) Redknee
4 1 (2.17%) Crossbeam
4 1 (2.17%) Sun