The median contractor rate for a Telecoms Project Manager was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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.

Project Manager - Telecommunications
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 68 67
Contract jobs requiring a Telecoms Project Manager 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.23% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.25% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £500 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £435 £330
% change year-on-year -13.79% +31.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 528 799 791
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 91.19% 93.56% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 465 390
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 36 50
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.33 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.98% -1.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.65 £25.00 £31.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Telecoms Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Telecoms Project Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Telecoms Project Manager in Reading

Telecoms Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Telecoms Project Manager in Reading

Telecoms Project Manager Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Telecoms Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Telecoms Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) PMO
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) LTE
4 1 (25.00%) APMP
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) VoLTE

Telecoms 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (25.00%) LTE
1 1 (25.00%) VoLTE
1 1 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (100.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) APMP
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy