Period
to 16 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Technical Project Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 83 96
Rank change year-on-year -2 +13 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Project Manager 10 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.69% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.26% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 1
Reading median daily rate £463 £499 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.27% +60.89% -27.06%
10th Percentile £373 £435 £305
90th Percentile £493 £562 £315
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
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 1,328 1,174 1,388
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.71% 92.81% 91.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 663 791
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £195 £250 £228
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 65 73
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.71% - -28.07%
10th Percentile £10.93 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £44.93 £45.40 £32.56
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year +25.81% +12.73% -36.19%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 (50.00%) Power BI
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 4 (40.00%) SCOM
2 4 (40.00%) Veeam
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (10.00%) CSS
5 1 (10.00%) HTML
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall

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 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Power BI
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (10.00%) German Language
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) CSS
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Veeam
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Tableau