The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Project Manager
Rank 52 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.60% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£403 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.78 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-15.11% +32.40%
IT Project Manager
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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
469 362 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.43% 95.51% 95.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 161 195
Average daily rate £370 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 42 104
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% -8.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £51.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Project Manager in the job title across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title.

1 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
3 3 (37.50%) PMP
3 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) SaaS
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 1 (12.50%) MS Project
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) SAP

IT Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region that cited IT Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with IT Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
4 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 1 (12.50%) Integration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) ITSM
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) PMP
1 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
1 1 (12.50%) SAP
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