Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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.

PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 106 121
Rank change year-on-year +15 +15 -8
Contract jobs citing PMP 73 66 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.79% 1.54% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.35% 6.17% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 40 34
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £306 £266 £274
90th Percentile £531 £526 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £400
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £36.50 - £52.50
10th Percentile £31.55 - £48.00
90th Percentile £39.05 - £57.00
South East median hourly rate £31.23 £17.50 £52.50
% change year-on-year +78.46% -66.67% +48.94%

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 874 1069 1294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 21.44% 24.95% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 525 632
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £226 £250 £238
90th Percentile £588 £575 £531
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 57 98
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -59.55% +62.63%
10th Percentile £11.63 £10.75 £10.75
90th Percentile £38.75 £44.97 £47.88
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £34.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -24.44% +25.93% +58.82%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +10 14 £325 -25.71%
Reading -11 11 £543 +37.34%
Slough +11 9 £500 +36.99%
Maidenhead -4 9 £318 -14.19%
Bracknell -4 7 £438 +45.83%
Wokingham +10 2 - -
PMP
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 58 (79.45%) PMI Certification
2 53 (72.60%) Project Management
3 49 (67.12%) PRINCE2
4 25 (34.25%) Telecoms
5 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (26.03%) Programme Management
6 19 (26.03%) Degree
6 19 (26.03%) PMI
7 18 (24.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 17 (23.29%) Project Planning
9 15 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (19.18%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (17.81%) Waterfall
11 13 (17.81%) Scrum
12 12 (16.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 12 (16.44%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
12 12 (16.44%) Resource Allocation
13 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Office
14 10 (13.70%) SharePoint
14 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
14 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Excel
14 10 (13.70%) Pharmaceutical
14 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
14 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
14 10 (13.70%) Finance
14 10 (13.70%) Manufacturing
14 10 (13.70%) PMO
14 10 (13.70%) Master's Degree
14 10 (13.70%) Mentoring

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 10 (13.70%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.59%) CMS
2 7 (9.59%) MS Project Server
3 5 (6.85%) Confluence
4 2 (2.74%) Drupal
5 1 (1.37%) Documentum
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Office
3 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (5.48%) Maya
5 4 (5.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.11%) TrackWise
2 2 (2.74%) Actimize
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle CRM On Demand
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 2 (2.74%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.37%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Office 365
2 2 (2.74%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.48%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (4.11%) Internet
3 2 (2.74%) ADSL
3 2 (2.74%) Broadband
3 2 (2.74%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.74%) ISDN
3 2 (2.74%) MPLS
3 2 (2.74%) VoIP
3 2 (2.74%) VPN
4 1 (1.37%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (1.37%) LAN
4 1 (1.37%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.37%) WAN
4 1 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) Power BI
2 1 (1.37%) Big Data
2 1 (1.37%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) JIRA
General
1 25 (34.25%) Telecoms
2 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Manufacturing
2 10 (13.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (10.96%) Marketing
4 5 (6.85%) Legal
5 3 (4.11%) Back Office
5 3 (4.11%) Retail
6 2 (2.74%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (69.86%) Project Manager
2 7 (9.59%) IT Manager
3 6 (8.22%) Planning Manager
3 6 (8.22%) Programme Manager
4 5 (6.85%) Coordinator
4 5 (6.85%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (5.48%) GDPR Project Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Programme Planning Manager
5 4 (5.48%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Change Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.11%) LIMS Manager
6 3 (4.11%) LIMS Project Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Marketing Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Marketing Project Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Technical Project Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Telecoms Manager
6 3 (4.11%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Flash
1 2 (2.74%) HTML
1 2 (2.74%) Web Services
2 1 (1.37%) HTML5 Canvas
2 1 (1.37%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) PMI
2 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
3 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
4 7 (9.59%) Social Media
4 7 (9.59%) Virtual Team
5 5 (6.85%) Life Science
6 4 (5.48%) LIMS
7 2 (2.74%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.74%) FMCG
8 1 (1.37%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.37%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.37%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (72.60%) Project Management
2 49 (67.12%) PRINCE2
3 20 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (26.03%) Programme Management
5 17 (23.29%) Project Planning
6 15 (20.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (19.18%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (17.81%) Scrum
8 13 (17.81%) Waterfall
9 12 (16.44%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
9 12 (16.44%) Resource Allocation
10 10 (13.70%) Mentoring
11 8 (10.96%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (10.96%) CRM
11 8 (10.96%) Matrix Organization
11 8 (10.96%) PRINCE
12 7 (9.59%) Analytics
12 7 (9.59%) Digital Marketing
12 7 (9.59%) E-Commerce
12 7 (9.59%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.74%) Java
1 2 (2.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (79.45%) PMI Certification
2 19 (26.03%) Degree
3 18 (24.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (13.70%) Master's Degree
5 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.37%) PgMP
7 1 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) PMO
2 8 (10.96%) GDPR
3 5 (6.85%) GxP
4 3 (4.11%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.37%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 10 (13.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.48%) Amdocs
2 4 (5.48%) Ericsson
2 4 (5.48%) LabWare
2 4 (5.48%) Nokia
2 4 (5.48%) Oracle
2 4 (5.48%) Remedy
3 2 (2.74%) Cisco
3 2 (2.74%) Google
3 2 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.74%) SAP
4 1 (1.37%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (1.37%) JDA