Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 23 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 74 75
Rank change year-on-year -8 +1 +7
Contract jobs citing PMP 16 9 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.10% 0.72% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.78% 2.89% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 19
Reading median daily rate £425 £600 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.17% +50.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £400 £345 £338
90th Percentile £562 £739 £521
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £365
% change year-on-year -2.86% +19.86% -7.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £34.50 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year -5.48% - -

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 Reading with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Reading
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 335 311 449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 23.07% 24.76% 29.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 155 236
Reading median daily rate £401 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.49% +3.75% -4.08%
10th Percentile £160 £246 £228
90th Percentile £575 £608 £566
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 16 14
Reading median hourly rate £35.50 £22.38 £31.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +58.66% -29.86% +3.24%
10th Percentile £17.30 £13.88 £21.27
90th Percentile £63.63 £46.75 £51.94
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +62.96% +8.00% -59.55%

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing PMP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Reading

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PMP in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Reading

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMP in Reading over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for PMP.

1 15 (93.75%) PMI Certification
1 15 (93.75%) Project Management
2 11 (68.75%) PMI
3 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 9 (56.25%) Degree
5 8 (50.00%) Project Planning
5 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 8 (50.00%) ITIL
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
6 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
6 7 (43.75%) Data Centre Operations
6 7 (43.75%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (31.25%) Finance
8 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
8 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (18.75%) Matrix Organization
10 2 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
10 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
10 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
10 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
10 2 (12.50%) Time Management
10 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (12.50%) APMP
10 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 2 (12.50%) Mandarin Language

PMP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (43.75%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Basecamp
2 1 (6.25%) Trello
General
1 10 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 2 (12.50%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (43.75%) Data Centre Engineer
2 7 (43.75%) Project Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 11 (68.75%) PMI
2 8 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Project Planning
3 7 (43.75%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (43.75%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 3 (18.75%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (12.50%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) ITSM
7 1 (6.25%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Service Management
7 1 (6.25%) Six Sigma
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 15 (93.75%) PMI Certification
2 9 (56.25%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) APMP
4 1 (6.25%) PgMP
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow