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 3 May 2016 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 33 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 11 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.85% 1.37% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.98% 1.42% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Median daily rate £438 £413 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.18% -8.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £337 £427
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £413 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £405 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.16% -4.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.38 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-32.08% -14.28%
IT Project Manager
Cambridgeshire

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
369 353 331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.60% 96.71% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 224 200
Median daily rate £413 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 35 40
Median hourly rate £37.50 £21.38 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.43% -45.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 13 (68.42%) PRINCE2
2 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Information Security
3 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 6 (31.58%) CISSP
4 6 (31.58%) CISA
4 6 (31.58%) CISM
4 6 (31.58%) Information Security Management
4 6 (31.58%) Security Management
4 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (31.58%) ISMS
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
6 4 (21.05%) PMI
6 4 (21.05%) IBM
6 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
6 4 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) MS Project
8 2 (10.53%) SQL
8 2 (10.53%) LAN
8 2 (10.53%) WAN
8 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
8 2 (10.53%) Legal
8 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
8 2 (10.53%) Transition Management

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 (5.26%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
1 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) PMI
1 4 (21.05%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) PRINCE2
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Information Security
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL
4 6 (31.58%) Information Security Management
4 6 (31.58%) ISMS
4 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 6 (31.58%) Scrum
4 6 (31.58%) Security Management
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (21.05%) Security Operations
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Regression Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Transition Management
8 1 (5.26%) Change Management
8 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
8 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
8 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CISA
2 6 (31.58%) CISM
2 6 (31.58%) CISSP
3 5 (26.32%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) IBM
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
3 2 (10.53%) VMware