The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Slough region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Manager
Rank 21 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 4.32% 8.33% 14.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.76% 9.20% 15.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 26
Median daily rate £450 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £40.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-23.12% +34.45%
Project Manager
Berkshire

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
147 261 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 90.74% 90.63% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 175 143
Median daily rate £375 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £208 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £511 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 6
Median hourly rate £14.75 £19.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.35% +77.27%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Slough region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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
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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) MS Project
6 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (15.00%) LAN
6 3 (15.00%) WAN
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) PMP
6 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
6 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
6 3 (15.00%) Remedy
6 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 3 (15.00%) Finance
6 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
6 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (15.00%) Network Security
6 3 (15.00%) F5
7 2 (10.00%) SaaS
7 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (10.00%) Time Management
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Transformation

Project Manager Skill Set
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 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 3 (15.00%) BIG-IP
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
2 3 (15.00%) Network Security
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) ATM
3 1 (5.00%) BGP
3 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (5.00%) Firewall
3 1 (5.00%) HSRP
3 1 (5.00%) Internet
3 1 (5.00%) SDH
3 1 (5.00%) TACACS
General
1 7 (35.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (5.00%) CSS
1 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) Service Management
4 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) SIEM
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (15.00%) PMP
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Actionable Recommendations
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) F5
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.00%) Remedy
2 1 (5.00%) Amdocs
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Lotus
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle