The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 16 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 26 11 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.88% 3.34% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.20% 4.82% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 3 16
Average daily rate
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£413 £425 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £313 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £445 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
Project Management
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
255 228 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 77.27% 69.30% 66.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 110 153
Average daily rate £375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 28 41
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £14.00 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £45.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 18 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (26.09%) SAP
5 11 (23.91%) SharePoint
6 8 (17.39%) SQL
6 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.22%) PMI Certification
7 7 (15.22%) Finance
7 7 (15.22%) Scrum
8 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
8 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 6 (13.04%) PMP
8 6 (13.04%) C
8 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
9 5 (10.87%) Planview
9 5 (10.87%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
10 4 (8.70%) ISEB
10 4 (8.70%) PMI
10 4 (8.70%) ITIL
10 4 (8.70%) Windows
10 4 (8.70%) .NET
10 4 (8.70%) Business Transformation
10 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (6.52%) Procure-to-pay
11 3 (6.52%) Oracle
11 3 (6.52%) SQL Server

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (23.91%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.17%) Content Management Server
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.35%) MS Project
3 2 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.17%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) DNS
1 2 (4.35%) LAN
1 2 (4.35%) WAN
1 2 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) Intranet
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.17%) Toad
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 7 (15.22%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 13 (28.26%) Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Junior
4 5 (10.87%) Junior Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) SAP Manager
5 4 (8.70%) PMO Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Administrator
6 3 (6.52%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.52%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Project Implementation Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Implementation Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) SAP Implementation Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Senior PMO Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.35%) jQuery
3 2 (4.35%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) CSS
3 2 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.17%) LAMP
4 1 (2.17%) Velocity
4 1 (2.17%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) PMI
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.17%) Pharmacovigilance
3 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.17%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.70%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Linux
2 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (34.78%) PRINCE2
3 14 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) Scrum
5 6 (13.04%) Business Analysis
6 5 (10.87%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.70%) Quality Management
7 4 (8.70%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) Business Transformation
7 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.52%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (6.52%) Release Management
9 2 (4.35%) Unit Testing
9 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.35%) Resource Management
9 2 (4.35%) Change Management
9 2 (4.35%) MVC
9 2 (4.35%) ERP
9 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) C
3 3 (6.52%) C#
3 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) PMI Certification
2 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 6 (13.04%) PMP
3 4 (8.70%) ISEB
4 3 (6.52%) IIBA
4 3 (6.52%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) HNC
5 1 (2.17%) HND
5 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) P3O
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) SAP
2 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.87%) Planview
4 3 (6.52%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Cognos
5 1 (2.17%) NEC
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £375 - £415 per day
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Rate: Market Rates
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