The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

IT Project Manager
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 106 95
Rank change year-on-year +16 -11  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 10 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.55% 0.72% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.78% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 11
Median daily rate £450 £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +15.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £411 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £520 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £35.75 £34.00
% change year-on-year +27.27% +5.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1661 2186 2287
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 91.72% 92.75% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 1167 1143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 96 94
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -30.39%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £26.00 £38.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Berkshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Project Manager in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Berkshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Berkshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in Berkshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Project Manager in Berkshire

IT Project Manager
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 IT Project Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bracknell +10 3 £469 -
Slough - 2 £300 -
Reading +12 1 £548 +9.50% 2
Windsor - 1 £513 -
IT Project Manager
South East

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT 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 Berkshire region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 12 (54.55%) Project Management
2 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
6 3 (13.64%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
7 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Life Science
7 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
7 2 (9.09%) SAP
7 2 (9.09%) Oracle
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (9.09%) Windows
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) GIS

IT Project Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) NetSuite
1 1 (4.55%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) GIS
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) Life Science
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
1 2 (9.09%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Project Management
2 9 (40.91%) PRINCE2
3 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Migration
5 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
7 2 (9.09%) Line Management
7 2 (9.09%) Process Improvement
7 2 (9.09%) SDLC
7 2 (9.09%) Supplier Management
8 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
8 1 (4.55%) Change Management
8 1 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.55%) PRINCE
8 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PMP
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) Siemens
3 1 (4.55%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Workday
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