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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 23 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 20 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.83% 6.47% 11.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 7.02% 11.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 18 24
Average daily rate £400 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £296 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
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
227 285 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 91.90% 92.23% 94.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 163 135
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 8
Average hourly rate £12.50 £19.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £32.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
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 13 February 2016, 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 15 (57.69%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
3 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
5 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
6 3 (11.54%) Change Management
6 3 (11.54%) Windows
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) Banking
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.69%) Marketing
7 2 (7.69%) Degree
7 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Release Management
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco
7 2 (7.69%) Firewall
7 2 (7.69%) Internal Audit
7 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
8 1 (3.85%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (3.85%) Non-Functional Testing
8 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) HFM
1 1 (3.85%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (3.85%) RNC
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) FMCG
3 1 (3.85%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Unix
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Internal Audit
5 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 2 (7.69%) Release Management
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.85%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Operations Management
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.85%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) ACCA
2 1 (3.85%) CIMA
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (3.85%) ComArch
2 1 (3.85%) Dell
2 1 (3.85%) Ericsson
2 1 (3.85%) HP
2 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
2 1 (3.85%) Mapinfo
2 1 (3.85%) NetApp
2 1 (3.85%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy
2 1 (3.85%) VMware
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