Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 20 February 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.

Project Management
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 5 10
Rank change year-on-year -6 +5 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 121 179 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 9.90% 12.43% 9.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.87% 15.23% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 69 111
Reading median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £271 £312 £250
90th Percentile £575 £600 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Reading median hourly rate - £55.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +107.55% -37.65%
Berkshire median hourly rate £37.50 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% +11.11% +66.15%

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,019 1,175 1,520
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 83.39% 81.60% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 585 908
Reading median daily rate £400 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% +0.63% -
10th Percentile £275 £225 £231
90th Percentile £575 £562 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 44 68
Reading median hourly rate £14.25 £20.00 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.75% -35.28% +54.50%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £15.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £55.65 £50.82
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £18.12 £24.00
% change year-on-year -22.72% -24.52% +14.29%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Reading

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Reading

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Reading over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Reading

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 32 (26.45%) PRINCE2
1 32 (26.45%) Microsoft
2 31 (25.62%) Finance
3 26 (21.49%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (16.53%) SQL
5 19 (15.70%) Telecoms
5 19 (15.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (14.88%) Microsoft Office
7 17 (14.05%) Oracle
7 17 (14.05%) Degree
8 16 (13.22%) Workflow
9 15 (12.40%) Management Information System
9 15 (12.40%) PMO
10 14 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (9.92%) Marketing
11 12 (9.92%) ITIL
12 11 (9.09%) Migration
12 11 (9.09%) Retail
13 10 (8.26%) Remedy
13 10 (8.26%) Unix
13 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Excel
13 10 (8.26%) HTML
13 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Project
13 10 (8.26%) CSS
13 10 (8.26%) Sonata
14 9 (7.44%) User Experience
14 9 (7.44%) Oracle BPM
14 9 (7.44%) ITIL V3
14 9 (7.44%) PMI Certification
14 9 (7.44%) Data Analysis

Project Management
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 8 (6.61%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (4.96%) CMS
3 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.48%) Apache
4 3 (2.48%) IIS
4 3 (2.48%) nginx
4 3 (2.48%) SAS
4 3 (2.48%) WordPress
5 2 (1.65%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.83%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (14.88%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (5.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (3.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (3.31%) Maya
5 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.83%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (8.26%) Sonata
2 9 (7.44%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (3.31%) Maximo
4 2 (1.65%) Unit4 Business World
5 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.83%) HFM
5 1 (0.83%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Primavera
5 1 (0.83%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.83%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.48%) SaaS
3 2 (1.65%) Office 365
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.83%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) IaaS
4 1 (0.83%) Route 53
4 1 (0.83%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (0.83%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) Unified Communications
2 6 (4.96%) IP Telephony
2 6 (4.96%) VoIP
3 5 (4.13%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (3.31%) Firewall
4 4 (3.31%) LAN
4 4 (3.31%) WAN
4 4 (3.31%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (3.31%) WLAN
5 3 (2.48%) Network Security
5 3 (2.48%) VPN
6 2 (1.65%) DNS
6 2 (1.65%) IPsec
6 2 (1.65%) SMS
6 2 (1.65%) SSL
7 1 (0.83%) Internet
7 1 (0.83%) NAS
7 1 (0.83%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (0.83%) SAN
7 1 (0.83%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.48%) Power BI
3 2 (1.65%) FileMaker
3 2 (1.65%) Redis
3 2 (1.65%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.83%) Big Data
4 1 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.83%) Essbase
4 1 (0.83%) HBase
4 1 (0.83%) Mahout
4 1 (0.83%) MySQL
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.83%) Oracle Smart View
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.83%) Sqoop
4 1 (0.83%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.65%) JIRA
1 2 (1.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.83%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.83%) TestRail
2 1 (0.83%) Visual Composer
General
1 31 (25.62%) Finance
2 19 (15.70%) Telecoms
3 12 (9.92%) Marketing
4 11 (9.09%) Retail
5 5 (4.13%) Billing
6 2 (1.65%) Banking
6 2 (1.65%) Czech Language
6 2 (1.65%) French Language
6 2 (1.65%) German Language
6 2 (1.65%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.83%) Advertising
7 1 (0.83%) Back Office
7 1 (0.83%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (35.54%) Project Manager
2 22 (18.18%) Analyst
3 11 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 9 (7.44%) Consultant
5 8 (6.61%) Developer
6 7 (5.79%) Analyst Programmer
6 7 (5.79%) Programme Manager
6 7 (5.79%) Programmer
6 7 (5.79%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (5.79%) Senior Analyst Programmer
6 7 (5.79%) Senior Programmer
6 7 (5.79%) Technical Manager
7 5 (4.13%) Digital Project Manager
7 5 (4.13%) Unified Communications Manager
8 4 (3.31%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.31%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.31%) Planning Manager
8 4 (3.31%) Programme Planning Manager
9 3 (2.48%) Graphic Designer
9 3 (2.48%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.26%) CSS
1 10 (8.26%) HTML
2 7 (5.79%) .NET
3 6 (4.96%) ASP.NET
4 5 (4.13%) Ajax
5 4 (3.31%) Node.js
5 4 (3.31%) RESTful
5 4 (3.31%) Web Services
6 3 (2.48%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.48%) XML
7 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (1.65%) CSS3
7 2 (1.65%) HTML5
7 2 (1.65%) jQuery
7 2 (1.65%) XSLT
8 1 (0.83%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.83%) REST
8 1 (0.83%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.49%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (12.40%) Management Information System
3 9 (7.44%) User Experience
4 6 (4.96%) Computer Science
4 6 (4.96%) Social Media
5 4 (3.31%) Animation
5 4 (3.31%) Graphic Design
5 4 (3.31%) PMI
5 4 (3.31%) Replication
5 4 (3.31%) Video Editing
6 3 (2.48%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.48%) IVR
6 3 (2.48%) VLE
7 2 (1.65%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.65%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.65%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.65%) Wiki
8 1 (0.83%) PKI
8 1 (0.83%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.83%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.26%) Unix
2 7 (5.79%) Linux
3 4 (3.31%) Windows
4 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (26.45%) PRINCE2
2 19 (15.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (13.22%) Workflow
4 14 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (9.92%) ITIL
6 11 (9.09%) Migration
7 9 (7.44%) Business Analysis
7 9 (7.44%) Data Analysis
7 9 (7.44%) ITIL V3
8 8 (6.61%) Defect Management
8 8 (6.61%) Strategic Thinking
8 8 (6.61%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (5.79%) Change Management
9 7 (5.79%) MVC
9 7 (5.79%) SDLC
10 6 (4.96%) Analytics
10 6 (4.96%) Change Control
10 6 (4.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.96%) Infrastructure Transformation
10 6 (4.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.53%) SQL
2 7 (5.79%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.96%) C#
4 3 (2.48%) Java
4 3 (2.48%) Perl
4 3 (2.48%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.65%) Python
6 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.83%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.83%) F#
6 1 (0.83%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.83%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (14.05%) Degree
2 9 (7.44%) PMI Certification
3 7 (5.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (4.96%) PMP
4 6 (4.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (4.96%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.65%) APMP
5 2 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.65%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.65%) ISEB
5 2 (1.65%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.83%) CCNP
6 1 (0.83%) CIPD
6 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.83%) HNC
6 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.83%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (12.40%) PMO
2 8 (6.61%) QA
2 8 (6.61%) SLA
3 3 (2.48%) GDPR
4 2 (1.65%) Basel II
4 2 (1.65%) IFRS
4 2 (1.65%) IFRS 9
4 2 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.83%) UCITS
System Software
1 3 (2.48%) Docker
2 2 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (4.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.48%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.65%) SCCM
3 2 (1.65%) SCOM
4 1 (0.83%) QRadar
4 1 (0.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (26.45%) Microsoft
2 17 (14.05%) Oracle
3 10 (8.26%) Remedy
4 7 (5.79%) Cisco
4 7 (5.79%) SAP
5 5 (4.13%) Amdocs
6 4 (3.31%) Adobe
6 4 (3.31%) Ericsson
6 4 (3.31%) Huawei
6 4 (3.31%) Nokia
6 4 (3.31%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.31%) VMware
7 3 (2.48%) Juniper
8 2 (1.65%) Ariba
8 2 (1.65%) BT
8 2 (1.65%) Cognos
8 2 (1.65%) FNZ
8 2 (1.65%) HP
8 2 (1.65%) Veeam
9 1 (0.83%) SolarWinds