Period
to 19 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Project Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Technical Project Manager
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 82 110
Rank change year-on-year -3 +28 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 9 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.62% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.26% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
Reading median daily rate £475 £499 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +15.32% +15.33%
10th Percentile £349 £435 £265
90th Percentile £508 £562 £475
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £450 £429
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.96% +0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1,356 1,163 1,726
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.13% 92.82% 92.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 826 592 976
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £205 £247
90th Percentile £598 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +0.61% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 87 71
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.33% -11.76% -21.11%
10th Percentile £11.81 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £48.88 £54.51 £45.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +31.03% +3.57% -26.32%

Technical Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Technical Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Project Manager in Reading

Technical Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Project Manager in Reading

Technical Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Project Manager in Reading over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Project Manager in Reading

Technical Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Project Manager in Reading

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, Technical Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Technical Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Veeam
3 3 (33.33%) SCCM
3 3 (33.33%) SCOM
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (33.33%) Power BI
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Capita
5 1 (11.11%) German Language
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) Office 365
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) HTML

Technical Project Manager Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Power BI
General
1 1 (11.11%) German Language
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Change Control
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) Veeam
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (22.22%) Capita