Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 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.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 106 118
Rank change year-on-year -3 +12 +12
Contract jobs citing PMP 69 56 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.70% 1.42% 1.24%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.66% 5.58% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 38 35
Berkshire median daily rate £330 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.16% -10.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £304 £251 £278
90th Percentile £525 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.00 - £55.00
10th Percentile £31.90 - £52.50
90th Percentile £71.30 - £57.50
South East median hourly rate £33.00 £17.50 £55.00
% change year-on-year +88.57% -68.18% +29.41%

PMP is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 901 1,004 1,266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 22.17% 25.51% 25.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 474 622
Berkshire median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.31% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £250 £228 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £405 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +0.50% +0.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 61 100
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.70 £16.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.63% -48.22% +68.16%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £7.59
90th Percentile £39.75 £43.28 £55.56
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £23.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.70% -36.11% +111.76%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing PMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Berkshire

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Berkshire

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in Berkshire

PMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PMP in Berkshire

PMP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for PMP in Berkshire

PMP
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 PMP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +3 19 £325 -31.58%
Maidenhead +4 10 £318 +11.40% 2
Reading -10 9 £480 +23.08% 1
Slough +7 6 £450 +23.29%
Bracknell -12 5 £438 +45.83%
Wokingham +7 2 - -
PMP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 60 (86.96%) PMI Certification
2 45 (65.22%) Project Management
3 41 (59.42%) PRINCE2
4 26 (37.68%) Degree
5 23 (33.33%) Telecoms
6 22 (31.88%) Project Planning
6 22 (31.88%) PMI
7 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
8 18 (26.09%) Master's Degree
9 17 (24.64%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
9 17 (24.64%) Resource Allocation
9 17 (24.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 14 (20.29%) Mentoring
10 14 (20.29%) Manufacturing
10 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
11 13 (18.84%) Programme Management
12 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (15.94%) SharePoint
13 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
13 11 (15.94%) Waterfall
14 10 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (14.49%) PMO
14 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Project
14 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
14 10 (14.49%) Management Information System
15 9 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
16 8 (11.59%) Marketing

PMP
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 11 (15.94%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.14%) CMS
2 7 (10.14%) MS Project Server
3 5 (7.25%) Confluence
4 2 (2.90%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (14.49%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (5.80%) Maya
5 4 (5.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle CRM On Demand
1 2 (2.90%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 2 (2.90%) SAP BPC
1 2 (2.90%) TrackWise
2 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (2.90%) ADSL
2 2 (2.90%) Broadband
2 2 (2.90%) Internet
2 2 (2.90%) IP Telephony
2 2 (2.90%) ISDN
2 2 (2.90%) MPLS
2 2 (2.90%) VoIP
2 2 (2.90%) VPN
3 1 (1.45%) Intelligent Network
3 1 (1.45%) LAN
3 1 (1.45%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.45%) WAN
3 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) JIRA
General
1 23 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 14 (20.29%) Manufacturing
3 9 (13.04%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (11.59%) Marketing
5 6 (8.70%) Finance
6 3 (4.35%) Back Office
6 3 (4.35%) Legal
6 3 (4.35%) Retail
7 2 (2.90%) Billing
Job Titles
1 46 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 8 (11.59%) IT Manager
3 6 (8.70%) Coordinator
3 6 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (8.70%) Planning Manager
3 6 (8.70%) Programme Manager
4 5 (7.25%) Delivery Manager
4 5 (7.25%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (7.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Delivery Project Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (5.80%) Programme Planning Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Marketing Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Marketing Project Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) Middleware
2 2 (2.90%) Flash
2 2 (2.90%) HTML
2 2 (2.90%) Web Services
3 1 (1.45%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) PMI
2 18 (26.09%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (20.29%) Computer Science
4 10 (14.49%) Management Information System
5 7 (10.14%) Social Media
5 7 (10.14%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.35%) Life Science
7 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.90%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.90%) FMCG
7 2 (2.90%) LIMS
8 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (65.22%) Project Management
2 41 (59.42%) PRINCE2
3 22 (31.88%) Project Planning
4 20 (28.99%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (24.64%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 17 (24.64%) Resource Allocation
6 14 (20.29%) Mentoring
7 13 (18.84%) Programme Management
8 12 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (15.94%) Waterfall
10 10 (14.49%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (11.59%) CRM
12 8 (11.59%) Scrum
13 7 (10.14%) Analytics
13 7 (10.14%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
13 7 (10.14%) Migration
13 7 (10.14%) Risk Management
13 7 (10.14%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) Java
1 2 (2.90%) PHP
Qualifications
1 60 (86.96%) PMI Certification
2 26 (37.68%) Degree
3 18 (26.09%) Master's Degree
4 17 (24.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (4.35%) MBA
5 3 (4.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 3 (4.35%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
6 2 (2.90%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) ISEB
7 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.45%) PgMP
7 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.49%) PMO
2 3 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.35%) GDPR
2 3 (4.35%) GxP
3 1 (1.45%) PMBOK
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Amdocs
2 4 (5.80%) Ericsson
2 4 (5.80%) Nokia
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle
2 4 (5.80%) Remedy
3 3 (4.35%) SAP
3 3 (4.35%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.90%) Cisco
4 2 (2.90%) Google
4 2 (2.90%) LabWare
4 2 (2.90%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.45%) HP
5 1 (1.45%) JDA
5 1 (1.45%) PTC