The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 23 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 12 34 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.90% 14.11% 20.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 15.32% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 31 37
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £39.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +22.46%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 222 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 90.26% 92.12% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 123 112
Average daily rate £375 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 21
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -52.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £10.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £30.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Slough region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 21 (72.41%) PRINCE2
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 13 (44.83%) Telecoms
4 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (34.48%) PMI Certification
4 10 (34.48%) Project Management
4 10 (34.48%) Time Management
4 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (31.03%) PMP
6 5 (17.24%) Banking
6 5 (17.24%) CRM
7 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle
7 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (10.34%) Billing
8 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (10.34%) Migration
8 3 (10.34%) SAP
9 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
9 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
10 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (3.45%) HFM
10 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 1 (3.45%) Marketing
10 1 (3.45%) JIRA
10 1 (3.45%) QlikView
10 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (3.45%) Revenue Management
10 1 (3.45%) AquaLogic Service Bus
10 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) AquaLogic Service Bus
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) HFM
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) Telecoms
3 5 (17.24%) Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Billing
5 1 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (3.45%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) PMI
3 1 (3.45%) DTV
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) PRINCE2
2 10 (34.48%) Project Management
2 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (34.48%) Time Management
3 5 (17.24%) CRM
4 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
6 2 (6.90%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.45%) Revenue Management
7 1 (3.45%) Line Management
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.45%) Change Management
7 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) PMI Certification
2 9 (31.03%) PMP
3 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) GMP
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Hyperion