Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 95 113
Rank change year-on-year -25 +18 +12
Contract jobs citing PMP 47 68 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.21% 1.71% 1.39%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.21% 7.73% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 35 34
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +19.86% -8.75%
10th Percentile £305 £306 £262
90th Percentile £538 £573 £514
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.50 £36.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.48% - -
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £31.23 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.87% +78.46% -66.67%

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 757 880 1,165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.44% 22.10% 26.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 409 574
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £198 £225 £250
90th Percentile £540 £588 £561
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 53 61
Berkshire median hourly rate £24.25 £16.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.56% +28.00% -59.55%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £46.45 £39.20 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £24.38 £26.00
% change year-on-year +64.10% -6.25% -4.59%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -1 17 £425 -29.17% 2
Maidenhead +1 9 £463 +45.67%
Newbury -8 8 £300 -4.00%
Bracknell +1 7 £513 +17.14%
PMP
South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 41 (87.23%) PMI Certification
2 36 (76.60%) Project Management
3 31 (65.96%) PMI
4 27 (57.45%) Degree
5 22 (46.81%) Computer Science
6 20 (42.55%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (40.43%) Project Planning
7 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (38.30%) Telecoms
8 18 (38.30%) Matrix Organization
9 15 (31.91%) PRINCE2
10 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
10 14 (29.79%) Master's Degree
11 13 (27.66%) Marketing
12 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
13 11 (23.40%) SDLC
13 11 (23.40%) SEO
14 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Excel
15 9 (19.15%) Java
15 9 (19.15%) ITIL
15 9 (19.15%) Finance
15 9 (19.15%) Drupal
15 9 (19.15%) Social Media
16 8 (17.02%) Analytics
16 8 (17.02%) CMS
16 8 (17.02%) CRM
16 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
16 8 (17.02%) Data Centre Operations
16 8 (17.02%) Campaign Management
16 8 (17.02%) Customer Requirements

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 9 (19.15%) Drupal
2 8 (17.02%) CMS
3 2 (4.26%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (17.02%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Trello
2 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.26%) Slack
2 2 (4.26%) Yammer
3 1 (2.13%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Internet
1 1 (2.13%) LAN
1 1 (2.13%) Network Security
1 1 (2.13%) WAN
1 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) CouchDB
1 1 (2.13%) InfluxDB
1 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) GitLab
1 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.13%) Robot Framework
General
1 18 (38.30%) Telecoms
2 13 (27.66%) Marketing
3 9 (19.15%) Finance
4 7 (14.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
6 3 (6.38%) Retail
7 2 (4.26%) Games
7 2 (4.26%) Mandarin Language
8 1 (2.13%) Billing
8 1 (2.13%) German Language
8 1 (2.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (59.57%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.89%) Data Centre Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) Project Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Applications Manager
3 5 (10.64%) Applications Project Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) ERP Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Integration Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) IT Manager
5 3 (6.38%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.26%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.26%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) Middleware
2 3 (6.38%) cXML
2 3 (6.38%) EDI
3 1 (2.13%) Jinja
3 1 (2.13%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 31 (65.96%) PMI
2 22 (46.81%) Computer Science
3 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (25.53%) Data Centre
5 9 (19.15%) Social Media
6 5 (10.64%) User Experience
7 4 (8.51%) Virtual Team
8 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Project Management
2 20 (42.55%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (40.43%) Project Planning
4 18 (38.30%) Matrix Organization
5 15 (31.91%) PRINCE2
6 11 (23.40%) SDLC
6 11 (23.40%) SEO
7 9 (19.15%) ITIL
8 8 (17.02%) Analytics
8 8 (17.02%) Campaign Management
8 8 (17.02%) CRM
8 8 (17.02%) Customer Requirements
8 8 (17.02%) Data Centre Operations
9 7 (14.89%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
9 7 (14.89%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (14.89%) Release Management
9 7 (14.89%) Resource Allocation
9 7 (14.89%) SOA
10 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (19.15%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 41 (87.23%) PMI Certification
2 27 (57.45%) Degree
3 14 (29.79%) Master's Degree
4 6 (12.77%) MBA
5 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (4.26%) APMP
7 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (4.26%) PgMP
7 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.13%) GDPR
2 1 (2.13%) PMO
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
1 2 (4.26%) KVM
1 2 (4.26%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) Grafana
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) TIBCO
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.38%) Ariba
3 3 (6.38%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) PeopleSoft
3 3 (6.38%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) Mirantis
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) Juniper