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 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 7 6 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 14 25 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 10.00% 11.47% 11.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.46% 13.81% 15.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 25
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £263 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £460 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £27.88
% change year-on-year -15.38% +16.59%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 104 181 223
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 74.29% 83.03% 75.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 98 117
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £236 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £22.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.22% -37.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management in Slough.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Slough

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 6 (22.22%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) Wireframes
5 5 (18.52%) PMO
5 5 (18.52%) User Experience
5 5 (18.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
5 5 (18.52%) Photoshop
5 5 (18.52%) CSS
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) Axure RP
5 5 (18.52%) Sass
5 5 (18.52%) Ember.js
5 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
5 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
6 4 (14.81%) Six Sigma
6 4 (14.81%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (11.11%) Presales
7 3 (11.11%) Service Design
7 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 3 (11.11%) Validation
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 3 (11.11%) MS Project
7 3 (11.11%) SQL

Project Management
Top Related 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 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (18.52%) Photoshop
2 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (11.11%) MS Project
4 1 (3.70%) MS Office
4 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.70%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) HFM
1 2 (7.41%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP HCM
2 1 (3.70%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) BGP
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
4 1 (3.70%) Local Government
4 1 (3.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Project Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) UI Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Business Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Genesys Architect
6 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
6 2 (7.41%) PMO Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Data Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Network Operations Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Training Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
2 5 (18.52%) CSS
2 5 (18.52%) Ember.js
2 5 (18.52%) Sass
2 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) User Experience
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) e-Learning
3 1 (3.70%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) PRINCE2
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (22.22%) Scrum
3 6 (22.22%) Wireframes
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
5 4 (14.81%) SDLC
5 4 (14.81%) Six Sigma
6 3 (11.11%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (11.11%) Presales
6 3 (11.11%) Service Design
6 3 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Validation
7 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.41%) Use Case
7 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Java
4 1 (3.70%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ISEB
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.70%) APMP
3 1 (3.70%) CBAP
3 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.70%) PMP
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) PMO
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (3.70%) P3O
3 1 (3.70%) QA
3 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Genesys
2 2 (7.41%) Hyperion
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Cadence
3 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Siebel
3 1 (3.70%) Workday