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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 13 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 20 39 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 6.92% 15.18% 8.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.97% 16.32% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 26 14
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £260 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £404 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +3.44%
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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
251 239 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 86.85% 93.00% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 135 116
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -42.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.90 £30.40 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 23 (45.10%) Project Management
2 20 (39.22%) PRINCE2
3 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (29.41%) Telecoms
5 10 (19.61%) Finance
6 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
7 8 (15.69%) PMI Certification
8 7 (13.73%) Cyber Security
8 7 (13.73%) Billing
9 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.76%) Windows
10 5 (9.80%) PMP
10 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (9.80%) SDLC
10 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (7.84%) SIEM
11 4 (7.84%) Banking
11 4 (7.84%) Supplier Management
11 4 (7.84%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (7.84%) Time Management
11 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
11 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.84%) PRINCE
11 4 (7.84%) CRM
11 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.84%) UNIX
12 3 (5.88%) Oracle
12 3 (5.88%) MS Project
12 3 (5.88%) WAN
12 3 (5.88%) PMI

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (3.92%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Project
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) WAN
2 2 (3.92%) LAN
2 2 (3.92%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco ICM
3 1 (1.96%) GGSN
3 1 (1.96%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.96%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 15 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 10 (19.61%) Finance
3 7 (13.73%) Billing
4 4 (7.84%) Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Legal
6 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.96%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.88%) PMI
4 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) CMDB
5 1 (1.96%) FMCG
5 1 (1.96%) iSeries
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 4 (7.84%) UNIX
3 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) Project Management
2 20 (39.22%) PRINCE2
3 16 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (13.73%) Cyber Security
5 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.80%) SDLC
7 4 (7.84%) Risk Analysis
7 4 (7.84%) Time Management
7 4 (7.84%) SIEM
7 4 (7.84%) Supplier Management
7 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
7 4 (7.84%) CRM
7 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
7 4 (7.84%) PRINCE
8 3 (5.88%) Migration
8 3 (5.88%) Scrum
8 3 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 3 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.88%) API Development
8 3 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) SQL
2 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) PMI Certification
2 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (9.80%) PMP
3 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.96%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) OpenView
1 1 (1.96%) Netcool
1 1 (1.96%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (1.96%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) IBM