Period
to 23 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 23 May 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 5 13 18
Rank change year-on-year +8 +5 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 37 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 13.17% 7.75% 5.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.02% 8.30% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 19 19
Slough median daily rate £450 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £350 £262 £250
90th Percentile £506 £525 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £459 £425
% change year-on-year -1.91% +7.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £63.25 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year +118.10% - -

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 264 241 398
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.95% 93.41% 96.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 172 258
Slough median daily rate £400 £417 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.08% +6.92% +4.00%
10th Percentile £208 £201 £250
90th Percentile £538 £538 £500
Berkshire median daily rate £418 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +0.60% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 13
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 £28.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.20% +101.79% -22.22%
10th Percentile £15.10 £14.10 £10.60
90th Percentile £35.05 £41.50 £22.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -20.00%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 18 (48.65%) Project Management
2 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
5 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
6 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
7 4 (10.81%) Retail
7 4 (10.81%) Digital Economy
8 3 (8.11%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (8.11%) Logistics
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
8 3 (8.11%) SAP
8 3 (8.11%) ERP
9 2 (5.41%) Windows
9 2 (5.41%) CRM
9 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (5.41%) Change Management
9 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
9 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.41%) Banking
9 2 (5.41%) User Stories
9 2 (5.41%) SAP HANA
9 2 (5.41%) Office 365
9 2 (5.41%) Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (5.41%) SaaS
9 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
9 2 (5.41%) SAP Implementation
9 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP ERP
1 2 (5.41%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
1 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) AdminStudio
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 11 (29.73%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.81%) Digital Economy
3 4 (10.81%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) German Language
4 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) French Language
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Project Management
2 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.11%) ERP
5 3 (8.11%) Identity Access Management
5 3 (8.11%) Logistics
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Change Management
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) Presales
6 2 (5.41%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Record to Report
6 2 (5.41%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (5.41%) User Stories
7 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) GDPR
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) SAP
2 1 (2.70%) Ariba
2 1 (2.70%) Cadence
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco
2 1 (2.70%) hybris
2 1 (2.70%) Ivanti