The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 37 37 38
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 1 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.32% 2.65% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 2.73% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 1
Median daily rate - £413 £208
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +98.79%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £415 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.60% -2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £68.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.16 £41.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-5.65% +3.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
295 366 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.86% 96.83% 96.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 235 180
Median daily rate £350 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £255 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 26 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £41.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £17.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.00 £51.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (33.33%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) DSDM
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Regression Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft