The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Project Governance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Governance over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Governance
South East / Berkshire
Rank 91 116 121
Rank change year-on-year +25 +5  
Contract jobs citing Project Governance 10 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.54% 0.41% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.51% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 10
Median daily rate £450 £388 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% -12.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £350 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £443 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +8.69% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.08

Project Governance is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1491 1977 2180
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.55% 80.33% 75.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 1023 1134
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £280 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 45 54
Median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £96.60 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Project Governance
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Project Governance as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Governance in Berkshire

Project Governance
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Governance in Berkshire

Project Governance
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 Project Governance within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 March 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 -1 2 - -
Newbury - 2 £450 - 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Project Governance
South East

Project Governance
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Governance 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 Project Governance.

1 14 (60.87%) Project Management
2 9 (39.13%) Finance
3 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 5 (21.74%) Migration
5 5 (21.74%) Supplier Management
5 5 (21.74%) QA
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) Office 365
6 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
7 3 (13.04%) Escalation Management
7 3 (13.04%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 3 (13.04%) Virtual Team
7 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
7 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (13.04%) PMO
7 3 (13.04%) Remedy
7 3 (13.04%) Firewall
7 3 (13.04%) MS Office
7 3 (13.04%) SAN
7 3 (13.04%) BMC
7 3 (13.04%) C
7 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
7 3 (13.04%) NAS
7 3 (13.04%) Customer Engagement

Project Governance
Top Related 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 3 (13.04%) MS Office
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
3 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Firewall
1 3 (13.04%) NAS
1 3 (13.04%) Network Security
1 3 (13.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 6 (26.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) IT Manager
2 4 (17.39%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Development Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Application Development Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Application Development Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Applications Development Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Project Management
2 8 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (21.74%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Supplier Management
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.04%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (13.04%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (13.04%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Escalation Management
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 2 (8.70%) Contract Management
6 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.35%) Information Security
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
2 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
2 3 (13.04%) PMO
3 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.35%) NEBOSH
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) BMC
3 3 (13.04%) Remedy
4 1 (4.35%) Thunderhead