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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 18 8 7
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 10 28 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.17% 9.72% 13.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.20% 12.28% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 19 25
Median daily rate £450 £315 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -5.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £33.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +9.27%
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
122 228 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 75.31% 79.17% 86.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 144 139
Median daily rate £370 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £488 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £27.25 £36.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.34% +55.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
2 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (20.00%) PMP
3 6 (20.00%) PMI Certification
3 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (16.67%) VPN
4 5 (16.67%) MS Project
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) LAN
5 4 (13.33%) WAN
5 4 (13.33%) BIG-IP
5 4 (13.33%) Network Security
5 4 (13.33%) F5
5 4 (13.33%) NetScaler
6 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
6 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 3 (10.00%) Information Security
6 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 3 (10.00%) ITSM
6 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
7 2 (6.67%) Line Management
7 2 (6.67%) Mentoring

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) SAS
2 1 (3.33%) CMS
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (16.67%) MS Project
3 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (6.67%) SPSS
5 1 (3.33%) MS Office
5 1 (3.33%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) VPN
2 4 (13.33%) BIG-IP
2 4 (13.33%) LAN
2 4 (13.33%) NetScaler
2 4 (13.33%) Network Security
2 4 (13.33%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) BGP
3 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
3 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (6.67%) HSRP
3 2 (6.67%) TACACS
4 1 (3.33%) ADSL
4 1 (3.33%) ATM
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (3.33%) DSLAM
4 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
4 1 (3.33%) SDH
4 1 (3.33%) VDSL
4 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Big Data
1 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
General
1 11 (36.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Project Manager
2 4 (13.33%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Data Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Implementation Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Delivery Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Programme Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Project Implementation Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Software Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Voice Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.33%) CMDB
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Smart Home
3 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.33%) ITIL
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Information Security
4 3 (10.00%) ITSM
4 3 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (10.00%) Service Management
4 3 (10.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 2 (6.67%) Data Governance
5 2 (6.67%) Data Lineage
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (6.67%) Line Management
5 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) People Management
5 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma
5 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) MATLAB
1 2 (6.67%) Python
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (3.33%) Perl
2 1 (3.33%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 6 (20.00%) PMP
2 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (3.33%) APMP
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) Actionable Recommendations
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) F5
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (6.67%) Ab Initio
3 2 (6.67%) Remedy
3 2 (6.67%) Trillium
4 1 (3.33%) Amdocs
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Google
4 1 (3.33%) Hitachi
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) VMware