The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Demand Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Demand Management over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Demand Management
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 112 113
Rank change year-on-year +27 +1  
Contract jobs citing Demand Management 15 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.83% 0.30% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.38% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £395 £300 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -14.44% +28.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - £47.39

Demand Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1469 1860 1942
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.12% 80.00% 78.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 702 1024 966
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 71 75
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Demand Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Demand Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Demand Management in Berkshire

Demand Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Demand Management in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Demand Management in Berkshire

Demand Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Demand Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 3 - -
Reading +13 1 - -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Demand Management
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Demand Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Demand Management.

1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (52.63%) MS Visio
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (42.11%) Resource Allocation
4 8 (42.11%) Gantt Chart
4 8 (42.11%) PMO
4 8 (42.11%) MS Project Server
4 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
4 8 (42.11%) SQL
4 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (42.11%) PMI
4 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
4 8 (42.11%) Project Management
5 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
6 6 (31.58%) Dependency Management
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (31.58%) Portfolio Management
7 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
7 5 (26.32%) Supplier Management
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
9 2 (10.53%) vRealize
9 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
9 2 (10.53%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (10.53%) FlexPod
9 2 (10.53%) Ansible

Demand Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (42.11%) MS Project Server
2 2 (10.53%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (52.63%) Microsoft Project
2 10 (52.63%) MS Visio
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) IBM Cloud
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) SoftLayer
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) PMO Planner
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Supply Chain Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Supply Chain Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Planner
3 2 (10.53%) Project Planner
4 1 (5.26%) Automation Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Network Planner
4 1 (5.26%) Network Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Planner
4 1 (5.26%) Supply Chain Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (42.11%) PMI
3 2 (10.53%) FlexPod
3 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (10.53%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) Gantt Chart
2 8 (42.11%) PRINCE2
2 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) Resource Allocation
3 6 (31.58%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (31.58%) Dependency Management
3 6 (31.58%) Portfolio Management
4 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) Supplier Management
5 3 (15.79%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
6 2 (10.53%) Converged Infrastructure
6 2 (10.53%) Critical Path Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 2 (10.53%) Matrix Management
6 2 (10.53%) Presales
6 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
7 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) Perl
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) Python
2 2 (10.53%) Ruby
3 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.53%) VCDX
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) PMO
2 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
1 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
1 2 (10.53%) vCloud
1 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Ansible
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.53%) Puppet
1 2 (10.53%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Cisco
2 2 (10.53%) Nimsoft
3 1 (5.26%) SAP