Period
to 18 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bracknell during the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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.

Project Manager
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 21 38
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 31 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 7.67% 5.61% 3.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.36% 6.09% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 12
Bracknell median daily rate £450 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.51% +12.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £404 £153 £281
90th Percentile £510 £509 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £443 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -1.67% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £39.00 £28.90 £17.50
% change year-on-year +34.95% +65.14% -48.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Bracknell
Contract vacancies in Bracknell with a recognized job title 371 476 542
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.83% 92.07% 91.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 170 253
Bracknell median daily rate £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £121 £130 £191
90th Percentile £538 £575 £561
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -2.35% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 40 62
Bracknell median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -4.00% -40.48%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £10.80
90th Percentile £23.00 £18.98 £21.38
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% +11.11% -34.94%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Bracknell

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Bracknell

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Bracknell

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bracknell region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 18 (58.06%) Project Management
2 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
2 9 (29.03%) Retail
3 7 (22.58%) Finance
4 6 (19.35%) Migration
4 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
5 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
5 5 (16.13%) SAP
6 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.68%) PMP
7 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification
7 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
7 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
7 3 (9.68%) Product Management
7 3 (9.68%) SAP S/4HANA
7 3 (9.68%) PMO
7 3 (9.68%) Supplier Relationship Management
8 2 (6.45%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (6.45%) Infotainment
8 2 (6.45%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
8 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
8 2 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (6.45%) Telematics
8 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
8 2 (6.45%) Change Control
8 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
8 2 (6.45%) SaaS

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (3.23%) HFM
2 1 (3.23%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Internet
1 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 9 (29.03%) Retail
2 7 (22.58%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Infotainment
1 2 (6.45%) Internet of Things
1 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) PMI
2 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (58.06%) Project Management
2 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2
3 6 (19.35%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (19.35%) Data Migration
3 6 (19.35%) Migration
4 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (9.68%) Product Management
6 3 (9.68%) Supplier Relationship Management
7 2 (6.45%) Acceptance Criteria
7 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Change Control
7 2 (6.45%) Change Management
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) Telematics
7 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) PMI Certification
1 3 (9.68%) PMP
1 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) ACCA
3 1 (3.23%) CIMA
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) SAP
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.23%) IBM
3 1 (3.23%) Juniper
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.23%) VMware