Period
to 23 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 69 99
Rank change year-on-year +3 +30 -22
Contract jobs citing PMP 27 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.84% 0.95% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.76% 3.73% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 5 10
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £396 £348 £341
90th Percentile £538 £713 £510
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £475 £500
% change year-on-year -10.53% -5.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £41.50 £34.00 -
% change year-on-year +22.06% - -

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 348 322 550
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 23.69% 25.58% 29.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 166 308
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £280 £214 £235
90th Percentile £588 £578 £541
Berkshire median daily rate £424 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +2.42% +3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 24 17
Reading median hourly rate £28.00 £25.38 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -4.25% +22.97%
10th Percentile £14.20 £15.00 £21.30
90th Percentile £59.75 £57.50 £57.39
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.00 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +100.00% +8.00% -42.00%

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 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 27 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 23 (85.19%) Project Management
3 19 (70.37%) Degree
4 17 (62.96%) PMI
5 13 (48.15%) Project Planning
5 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
6 12 (44.44%) ITIL
7 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Excel
7 10 (37.04%) MS Visio
7 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
7 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
7 10 (37.04%) Data Centre Operations
7 10 (37.04%) Customer Requirements
8 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 9 (33.33%) Finance
9 7 (25.93%) Master's Degree
10 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (22.22%) Migration
10 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
12 4 (14.81%) Business Development
12 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (14.81%) Legal
13 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
13 3 (11.11%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
13 3 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
13 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
14 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
14 2 (7.41%) Mentoring

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 10 (37.04%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (37.04%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 10 (37.04%) Telecoms
2 9 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (14.81%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 9 (33.33%) Data Centre Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Project Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Manager
3 7 (25.93%) Senior Project Manager
4 6 (22.22%) IT Manager
4 6 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
6 3 (11.11%) Senior IT Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Applications Manager
7 2 (7.41%) Applications Project Manager
7 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) ITSM Project Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Service Management Manager
8 1 (3.70%) Service Management Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) PMI
2 13 (48.15%) Computer Science
3 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
4 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Project Management
2 13 (48.15%) Project Planning
3 12 (44.44%) ITIL
4 10 (37.04%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (37.04%) Data Centre Operations
5 6 (22.22%) Migration
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (14.81%) Business Development
8 3 (11.11%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
8 3 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (11.11%) Resource Allocation
9 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
9 2 (7.41%) Resource Management
9 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
9 2 (7.41%) Service Management
10 1 (3.70%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (3.70%) ITSM
10 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
Qualifications
1 27 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 19 (70.37%) Degree
3 9 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 7 (25.93%) Master's Degree
5 2 (7.41%) APMP
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.70%) PgMP
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
2 1 (3.70%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft