Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 17 July 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 > Slough
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 3 11
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 35 36 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 12.15% 12.81% 9.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.22% 16.14% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 25
Slough median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £208 £250 £228
90th Percentile £538 £536 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £36.50 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +78.05% +2.50% +14.29%

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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 230 223 294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 79.86% 79.36% 80.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 162 180
Slough median daily rate £411 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.24% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £208 £251 £231
90th Percentile £541 £613 £526
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
% change year-on-year - +4.29% +8.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 9
Slough median hourly rate £21.00 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% - -35.63%
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +43.33% -14.29% -20.45%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Slough

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Slough

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Slough over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Slough

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Slough

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 Slough region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
4 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (20.00%) Degree
5 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 6 (17.14%) Linux
6 6 (17.14%) Python
6 6 (17.14%) C
6 6 (17.14%) Java
6 6 (17.14%) PHP
6 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
6 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (17.14%) Private Cloud
6 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
6 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (17.14%) Performance Optimisation
6 6 (17.14%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (14.29%) Alibaba
7 5 (14.29%) SDLC
7 5 (14.29%) Mandarin Language
7 5 (14.29%) Huawei
7 5 (14.29%) Logistics
7 5 (14.29%) SLA
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco
8 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
8 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
8 4 (11.43%) Marketing

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.86%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.86%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) DNS
1 1 (2.86%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Big Data
1 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.86%) HBase
1 1 (2.86%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.86%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.29%) Mandarin Language
4 4 (11.43%) Digital Economy
4 4 (11.43%) Marketing
5 3 (8.57%) Retail
6 2 (5.71%) Banking
7 1 (2.86%) French Language
7 1 (2.86%) German Language
7 1 (2.86%) Law
7 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Project Manager
2 5 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Data Centre Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 5 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (11.43%) Contracts Manager
4 3 (8.57%) IAM Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Logistics Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Logistics Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Software Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Supply Chain Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Supply Chain Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Capability Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Identity Management Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Project Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) SAP Manager
5 2 (5.71%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (17.14%) Private Cloud
3 6 (17.14%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (11.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (17.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (17.14%) Performance Optimisation
3 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.29%) Logistics
4 5 (14.29%) SDLC
5 4 (11.43%) Commercial Awareness
5 4 (11.43%) Product Management
5 4 (11.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (11.43%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 3 (8.57%) CRM
6 3 (8.57%) Decision-Making
7 2 (5.71%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.71%) Business Development
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) C
1 6 (17.14%) Java
1 6 (17.14%) PHP
1 6 (17.14%) Python
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.71%) APMP
3 2 (5.71%) CIPD
3 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) SLA
2 2 (5.71%) PMO
3 1 (2.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
1 1 (2.86%) KVM
1 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Alibaba
1 5 (14.29%) Cisco
1 5 (14.29%) Huawei
2 2 (5.71%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Ariba
3 1 (2.86%) Cadence
3 1 (2.86%) DocuSign
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow