The median contractor rate for a Technical Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Technical Project Manager
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 118 112
Rank change year-on-year +27 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 8 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.44% 0.36% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.39% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 15
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £335 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £420 £413
% change year-on-year +1.30% +1.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.25

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1708 2303 2739
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 93.38% 92.68% 92.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 1188 1408
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 76 85
Median hourly rate £15.70 £21.33 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.39% +21.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £63.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Technical Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Technical Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Project Manager in Berkshire

Technical Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Project Manager in Berkshire

Technical Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Project Manager in Berkshire

Technical Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Project Manager in Berkshire

Technical Project Manager
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 Technical Project Manager within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Slough +7 2 £400 -
Newbury - 2 £488 -
Maidenhead - 1 £525 -
Technical Project Manager
South East

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Technical Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Technical Project Manager in the job title.

1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) Oracle
3 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 4 (28.57%) Firewall
3 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (28.57%) Remedy
3 4 (28.57%) NAS
3 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Project Governance
4 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
4 3 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (21.43%) BMC
4 3 (21.43%) MS Office
4 3 (21.43%) ITIL
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (21.43%) QA
4 3 (21.43%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) PKI
5 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 2 (14.29%) Wireframes

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
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 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
1 4 (28.57%) NAS
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Network Security
3 1 (7.14%) IGMP
3 1 (7.14%) Skype
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) VXLAN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Virtual Team
3 2 (14.29%) PKI
4 1 (7.14%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Project Governance
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Data Privacy
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MBA
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Remedy
3 3 (21.43%) BMC
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (7.14%) VMware