Period
to 22 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £444 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 22 February 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.

Project Manager
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 16 18
Rank change year-on-year +11 +2 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 28 17 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 11.34% 5.86% 5.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.17% 6.07% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 12 25
Slough median daily rate £444 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.39% +2.86% +4.48%
10th Percentile £326 £268 £382
90th Percentile £536 £570 £466
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £431 £425
% change year-on-year +4.35% +1.47% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £61.00 £30.50 -
% change year-on-year +100.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 230 280 436
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.12% 96.55% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 198 285
Slough median daily rate £400 £364 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.97% -6.73% +11.43%
10th Percentile £272 £204 £251
90th Percentile £553 £527 £512
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 13 16
Slough median hourly rate £41.00 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +164.52% +29.17% -30.43%
10th Percentile £40.50 £9.62 £10.00
90th Percentile £41.50 £41.50 £33.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.75 £19.25
% change year-on-year -1.69% -23.38% +13.24%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Slough

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Slough

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Slough over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Slough

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Slough

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, 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 Slough region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 19 (67.86%) Project Management
2 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2
3 8 (28.57%) Finance
4 6 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 6 (21.43%) PMP
4 6 (21.43%) PMI Certification
5 5 (17.86%) Migration
5 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (10.71%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
7 3 (10.71%) GxP
7 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (10.71%) Legal
7 3 (10.71%) Life Science
8 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Data Management
8 2 (7.14%) TrackWise
8 2 (7.14%) HFM
8 2 (7.14%) Banking
8 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
8 2 (7.14%) Essbase
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (7.14%) CRM
8 2 (7.14%) ETL
8 2 (7.14%) Oracle
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Project

Project Manager Skill Set
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 (3.57%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) HFM
1 2 (7.14%) Hyperion Planning
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (7.14%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) Internet
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Essbase
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (10.71%) Legal
4 2 (7.14%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.57%) Digital Economy
5 1 (3.57%) French Language
5 1 (3.57%) German Language
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Life Science
3 2 (7.14%) LIMS
3 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Project Management
2 11 (39.29%) PRINCE2
3 6 (21.43%) Programme Management
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE
7 2 (7.14%) Analytical Thinking
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) CRM
7 2 (7.14%) Data Management
7 2 (7.14%) ETL
7 2 (7.14%) Master Data Management
7 2 (7.14%) Planning and Forecasting
7 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) Security Management
7 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma
7 2 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) PMI Certification
1 6 (21.43%) PMP
2 2 (7.14%) ACCA
2 2 (7.14%) CIMA
2 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) GxP
2 2 (7.14%) PMO
3 1 (3.57%) GDPR
3 1 (3.57%) PMBOK
3 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Hyperion
1 2 (7.14%) LabWare
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) Juniper
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Nokia