Period
to 24 April 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 73 100
Rank change year-on-year -2 +27 -18
Contract jobs citing PMP 18 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.39% 1.31% 0.82%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.17% 4.74% 2.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 20
Reading median daily rate £430 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.86% -7.06% +4.62%
10th Percentile £359 £296 £400
90th Percentile £538 £483 £510
Berkshire median daily rate £385 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -12.50% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £85.00 £34.00 -
% change year-on-year +150.00% - -

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 348 380 561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 26.85% 27.76% 28.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 197 314
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.37% +5.63%
10th Percentile £270 £210 £255
90th Percentile £600 £543 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 28
Reading median hourly rate £19.38 £30.91 £55.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.30% -44.36% +157.77%
10th Percentile £13.13 £15.00 £19.88
90th Percentile £51.63 £57.50 £63.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.25 £21.33
% change year-on-year +1.75% -33.19% +1.57%

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 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMP in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (94.44%) PMI Certification
2 15 (83.33%) Project Management
3 12 (66.67%) Degree
4 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) Master's Degree
6 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (33.33%) Project Planning
6 6 (33.33%) PMI
6 6 (33.33%) Migration
6 6 (33.33%) Finance
7 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
8 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
8 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
8 4 (22.22%) Legal
8 4 (22.22%) Business Development
8 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
9 3 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
9 3 (16.67%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
9 3 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
9 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
10 2 (11.11%) Service Management
10 2 (11.11%) APMP
10 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intelligent Network
1 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Legal
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Project Manager
2 6 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 6 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Senior IT Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Applications Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Applications Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (11.11%) Project Engineer
7 1 (5.56%) GDPR Programme Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Product Delivery Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Service Management Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Service Management Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 6 (33.33%) PMI
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Project Management
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) Business Development
4 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 3 (16.67%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (16.67%) Data Centre Operations
5 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (16.67%) Resource Allocation
6 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
7 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (5.56%) Data Management
7 1 (5.56%) ITSM
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) PMI Certification
2 12 (66.67%) Degree
3 9 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 9 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (38.89%) Master's Degree
5 2 (11.11%) APMP
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GDPR
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) ServiceNow
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft