Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 67 78
Rank change year-on-year -16 +11 +7
Contract jobs citing PMP 9 28 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.71% 1.99% 1.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.80% 6.73% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 22
Reading median daily rate £480 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £336 £338 £363
90th Percentile £629 £528 £535
Berkshire median daily rate £330 £390 £425
% change year-on-year -15.38% -8.24% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.00 - £55.00

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 321 416 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 25.50% 29.50% 28.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 198 297
Reading median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £227 £250
90th Percentile £600 £566 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.81% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 60
Reading median hourly rate £19.38 £36.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.17% +5.90% +83.76%
10th Percentile £11.25 £19.19 £21.55
90th Percentile £39.75 £55.65 £60.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.60 £16.00 £30.90
% change year-on-year -21.25% -48.22% +68.16%

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 19 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PMP 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 Reading region with a requirement for PMP.

1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
3 7 (77.78%) PMI Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
4 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (44.44%) Remedy
5 4 (44.44%) PMO
5 4 (44.44%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (44.44%) Business Development
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (44.44%) Change Control
5 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (44.44%) Workflow
5 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
5 4 (44.44%) Maya
5 4 (44.44%) Amdocs
5 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
5 4 (44.44%) Nokia
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) GDPR
7 1 (11.11%) FMCG
7 1 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
7 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Maya
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (11.11%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Programme Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Planning Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Programme Planning Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) GDPR Programme Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Marketing Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Product Delivery Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (88.89%) Project Management
3 4 (44.44%) Business Development
3 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (44.44%) Workflow
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Matrix Management
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Strategic Thinking
5 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) PMI Certification
2 5 (55.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PMO
2 2 (22.22%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Amdocs
1 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
1 4 (44.44%) Nokia
1 4 (44.44%) Remedy
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) JDA
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP