Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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.

Project Management
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 6 15 9
Rank change year-on-year +9 -6 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 32 25 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 10.85% 8.06% 9.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.35% 10.25% 12.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 13 42
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.36% +2.61%
10th Percentile £206 £318 £263
90th Percentile £575 £505 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Slough median hourly rate - - £42.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £33.00 £22.35 £26.50
% change year-on-year +47.65% -15.66% -12.40%

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 223 244 407
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 75.59% 78.71% 81.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 155 265
Slough median daily rate £425 £363 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +2.11% +1.43%
10th Percentile £266 £235 £213
90th Percentile £569 £488 £513
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 10
Slough median hourly rate £15.75 £13.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.55% -42.11% +97.92%
10th Percentile £14.00 £8.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £34.30 £40.25 £43.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £30.45
% change year-on-year -18.31% -41.71% +78.38%

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 20 November 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 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 20 November 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 12 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 9 (28.13%) PMP
2 9 (28.13%) PMI Certification
2 9 (28.13%) Programme Management
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (21.88%) PRINCE
4 6 (18.75%) Finance
4 6 (18.75%) Legal
4 6 (18.75%) GxP
5 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
5 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.63%) Life Science
5 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) Master Data Management
6 4 (12.50%) LabWare
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
6 4 (12.50%) PMO
6 4 (12.50%) JIRA
6 4 (12.50%) HFM
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 4 (12.50%) Essbase
6 4 (12.50%) Data Management
6 4 (12.50%) Hyperion Planning
6 4 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE

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 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.13%) Documentum
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) HFM
1 4 (12.50%) Hyperion Planning
2 3 (9.38%) TrackWise
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Essbase
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
2 2 (6.25%) MySQL
2 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (21.88%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Legal
3 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (59.38%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Development Manager
3 3 (9.38%) LIMS Manager
3 3 (9.38%) LIMS Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Hyperion Planning Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Hyperion Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (6.25%) PHP Developer
4 2 (6.25%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Applications Developer
4 2 (6.25%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Planning Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Telecoms Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) jQuery
1 2 (6.25%) Laravel
1 2 (6.25%) Silex
1 2 (6.25%) Symfony
2 1 (3.13%) EDI
2 1 (3.13%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Life Science
2 4 (12.50%) LIMS
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) PMI
4 1 (3.13%) CMDB
4 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) FMCG
4 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Android
1 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 9 (28.13%) Programme Management
3 7 (21.88%) PRINCE
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (12.50%) Data Management
5 4 (12.50%) ETL
5 4 (12.50%) Master Data Management
5 4 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
5 4 (12.50%) Risk Management
5 4 (12.50%) Security Management
6 3 (9.38%) Customer-Centricity
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
7 2 (6.25%) OO
7 2 (6.25%) OOD
7 2 (6.25%) OOP
7 2 (6.25%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.25%) PHP
1 2 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) PMI Certification
1 9 (28.13%) PMP
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) CCNP
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) GxP
2 4 (12.50%) PMO
3 2 (6.25%) Actionable Recommendations
3 2 (6.25%) Data Quality
3 2 (6.25%) QA
3 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Hyperion
2 4 (12.50%) LabWare
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (6.25%) Zend
4 1 (3.13%) CA Agile Central
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco
4 1 (3.13%) DocuSign
4 1 (3.13%) Juniper
4 1 (3.13%) Nokia
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com