Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 101 145
Rank change year-on-year -23 +44 -10
Contract jobs citing PMP 45 47 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.13% 1.25% 0.75%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.87% 5.36% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 21 18
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £303 £363 £331
90th Percentile £538 £531 £518
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £34.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.06% - -
South East median hourly rate £37.32 £34.00 -
% change year-on-year +9.76% - -

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 766 877 1,352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.30% 23.35% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 393 666
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £255 £225 £255
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +3.41% +2.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 73 63
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.33% +20.00% -42.00%
10th Percentile £11.90 £12.00 £8.15
90th Percentile £47.75 £53.75 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year +55.56% -12.62% +14.44%

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 17 July 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
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 17 July 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
Reading +7 27 £425 - 3
Newbury -11 7 £284 - 1
Bracknell -1 5 £500 - 1
Maidenhead -12 2 £463 +131.25% 5
PMP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PMP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for PMP.

1 43 (95.56%) PMI Certification
2 36 (80.00%) Project Management
3 28 (62.22%) Degree
4 26 (57.78%) PMI
5 19 (42.22%) Computer Science
6 17 (37.78%) Project Planning
7 16 (35.56%) Telecoms
8 15 (33.33%) ITIL
9 14 (31.11%) Finance
10 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
10 13 (28.89%) Master's Degree
11 12 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
11 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
12 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Excel
12 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
13 10 (22.22%) Data Centre Operations
13 10 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
13 10 (22.22%) MS Visio
14 7 (15.56%) Decision-Making
14 7 (15.56%) Matrix Organization
14 7 (15.56%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
14 7 (15.56%) Resource Allocation
14 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
15 6 (13.33%) Migration
15 6 (13.33%) Marketing
15 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 5 (11.11%) Business Development

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 4 (8.89%) Drupal
2 3 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) ADSL
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
1 1 (2.22%) IP Telephony
1 1 (2.22%) LAN
1 1 (2.22%) MPLS
1 1 (2.22%) Network Security
1 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.22%) VPN
1 1 (2.22%) WAN
General
1 16 (35.56%) Telecoms
2 14 (31.11%) Finance
3 6 (13.33%) Marketing
4 5 (11.11%) Legal
5 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
6 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (4.44%) Retail
7 1 (2.22%) German Language
7 1 (2.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Project Manager
2 9 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 9 (20.00%) Project Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Manager
3 7 (15.56%) Senior Project Manager
4 6 (13.33%) IT Manager
4 6 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Applications Manager
5 5 (11.11%) Applications Project Manager
5 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Senior IT Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) Integration Consultant
8 2 (4.44%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.44%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Middleware
2 2 (4.44%) cXML
2 2 (4.44%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 26 (57.78%) PMI
2 19 (42.22%) Computer Science
3 12 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (24.44%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.67%) Social Media
5 3 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (80.00%) Project Management
2 17 (37.78%) Project Planning
3 15 (33.33%) ITIL
4 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
4 12 (26.67%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
5 10 (22.22%) Data Centre Operations
6 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.56%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 7 (15.56%) Decision-Making
6 7 (15.56%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (15.56%) Resource Allocation
6 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (13.33%) Migration
8 5 (11.11%) Business Development
8 5 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (11.11%) SEO
8 5 (11.11%) Service Management
9 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 4 (8.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 43 (95.56%) PMI Certification
2 28 (62.22%) Degree
3 13 (28.89%) Master's Degree
3 13 (28.89%) Security Cleared
4 12 (26.67%) SC Cleared
5 6 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (4.44%) APMP
6 2 (4.44%) MBA
7 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.22%) PgMP
7 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.22%) GDPR
2 1 (2.22%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) ServiceNow
1 3 (6.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (4.44%) Ariba
2 2 (4.44%) HP
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle
2 2 (4.44%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (4.44%) SAP
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco
3 1 (2.22%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) Juniper
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) VMware