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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 7 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 26 33 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 9.25% 13.81% 10.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.40% 14.73% 11.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £403 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.10% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +14.75%
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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
250 224 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 88.97% 93.72% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 129 114
Average daily rate £353 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.67% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £212 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 17
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -68.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 2 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 2 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 25 (43.86%) Project Management
2 23 (40.35%) PRINCE2
3 18 (31.58%) Telecoms
3 18 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (17.54%) Finance
5 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
6 7 (12.28%) Cyber Security
6 7 (12.28%) Billing
6 7 (12.28%) Windows
6 7 (12.28%) PRINCE
6 7 (12.28%) PMI Certification
7 6 (10.53%) Project Planning
7 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.77%) SDLC
8 5 (8.77%) Migration
8 5 (8.77%) PMP
8 5 (8.77%) Oracle
9 4 (7.02%) ITIL
9 4 (7.02%) CRM
9 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
9 4 (7.02%) Citrix
9 4 (7.02%) Lync
9 4 (7.02%) SIEM
9 4 (7.02%) Banking
9 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (5.26%) Time Management
10 3 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
10 3 (5.26%) QA
10 3 (5.26%) Penetration Testing

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 4 (7.02%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Project
2 2 (3.51%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) LAN
1 2 (3.51%) VoIP
1 2 (3.51%) WAN
1 2 (3.51%) VPN
1 2 (3.51%) Unified Communications
1 2 (3.51%) Telepresence
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (1.75%) GGSN
2 1 (1.75%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) SAP BW
1 1 (1.75%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
General
1 18 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 10 (17.54%) Finance
3 7 (12.28%) Billing
4 4 (7.02%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.51%) PMI
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.51%) FMCG
4 1 (1.75%) iSeries
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.75%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) UNIX
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) Project Management
2 23 (40.35%) PRINCE2
3 18 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (12.28%) PRINCE
4 7 (12.28%) Cyber Security
5 6 (10.53%) Project Planning
5 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.77%) Migration
6 5 (8.77%) SDLC
7 4 (7.02%) SIEM
7 4 (7.02%) ITIL
7 4 (7.02%) CRM
7 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.26%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.26%) Scrum
8 3 (5.26%) Asset Management
8 3 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
8 3 (5.26%) Supplier Management
8 3 (5.26%) Resource Management
8 3 (5.26%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (12.28%) PMI Certification
2 5 (8.77%) PMP
3 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.75%) Degree
6 1 (1.75%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) OpenView
1 1 (1.75%) Netcool
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (1.75%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) Citrix
3 2 (3.51%) Remedy
3 2 (3.51%) VMware
3 2 (3.51%) SAP
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco
4 1 (1.75%) IBM