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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 27 28 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 31 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 6.19% 4.67% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.03% 6.61% 7.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 11
Average daily rate
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£325 £444 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.76% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £370 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £546 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £60.00 - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -11.11%
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
386 333 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 77.05% 70.70% 70.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 214 119
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 29
Average hourly rate £52.50 £27.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £18.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £60.00 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 July 2015, 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 28 (35.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.18%) PRINCE2
3 22 (27.85%) ITIL
4 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
5 16 (20.25%) Degree
6 15 (18.99%) Business Analysis
7 14 (17.72%) MS Excel
8 13 (16.46%) Scrum
9 12 (15.19%) Retail
10 11 (13.92%) Finance
10 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
10 11 (13.92%) SharePoint
10 11 (13.92%) DHCP
10 11 (13.92%) DNS
11 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
12 9 (11.39%) RAD
12 9 (11.39%) Linux
13 8 (10.13%) Windows
13 8 (10.13%) IIS
13 8 (10.13%) MS Office
13 8 (10.13%) LDAP
13 8 (10.13%) Terminal Server
13 8 (10.13%) BizTalk Server
13 8 (10.13%) Manufacturing
13 8 (10.13%) JIRA
13 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
14 7 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (8.86%) Debian

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (13.92%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.13%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (10.13%) IIS
3 4 (5.06%) Lync
4 2 (2.53%) Confluence
5 1 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (17.72%) MS Excel
2 8 (10.13%) MS Office
3 2 (2.53%) MS Project
4 1 (1.27%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Tridion
2 6 (7.59%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.53%) SAP HCM
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Office 365
2 4 (5.06%) SaaS
3 3 (3.80%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.53%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.92%) DHCP
1 11 (13.92%) DNS
2 8 (10.13%) LDAP
3 3 (3.80%) Network Security
4 2 (2.53%) Internet
5 1 (1.27%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.27%) PABX
5 1 (1.27%) ATM
5 1 (1.27%) SAN
5 1 (1.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.27%) Spotfire
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.27%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.27%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 8 (10.13%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) TestComplete
2 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (15.19%) Retail
2 11 (13.92%) Finance
3 8 (10.13%) Manufacturing
4 4 (5.06%) Publishing
4 4 (5.06%) Games
4 4 (5.06%) Legal
4 4 (5.06%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.80%) Banking
5 3 (3.80%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Avionics
6 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.27%) Advertising
6 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (32.91%) Project Manager
2 22 (27.85%) Analyst
3 17 (21.52%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.86%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (5.06%) Digital Project Manager
5 4 (5.06%) Consultant
6 3 (3.80%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (3.80%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (3.80%) SAP Manager
6 3 (3.80%) Business Intelligence Manager
7 2 (2.53%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (2.53%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (2.53%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
7 2 (2.53%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (2.53%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.53%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (2.53%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (2.53%) Implementation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) HTML
1 2 (2.53%) .NET
1 2 (2.53%) Web Services
1 2 (2.53%) XML
1 2 (2.53%) Django
2 1 (1.27%) jQuery
2 1 (1.27%) ODBC
2 1 (1.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.06%) PMI
2 4 (5.06%) E-Learning
3 3 (3.80%) Mathematics
3 3 (3.80%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) Life Science
4 2 (2.53%) Biology
4 2 (2.53%) Tandem
4 2 (2.53%) Kindle
4 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.53%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.27%) Statistics
5 1 (1.27%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.27%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.39%) Linux
2 8 (10.13%) Windows
3 7 (8.86%) Debian
3 7 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (34.18%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (34.18%) PRINCE2
3 22 (27.85%) ITIL
4 15 (18.99%) Business Analysis
5 13 (16.46%) Scrum
6 9 (11.39%) RAD
7 7 (8.86%) CRM
8 6 (7.59%) Service Management
8 6 (7.59%) Use Case
8 6 (7.59%) Waterfall
9 5 (6.33%) Migration
9 5 (6.33%) E-Commerce
9 5 (6.33%) Document Management
10 4 (5.06%) ERP
10 4 (5.06%) Change Management
10 4 (5.06%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (5.06%) Project Planning
10 4 (5.06%) Software Engineering
11 3 (3.80%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.13%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.59%) SQL
3 4 (5.06%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.53%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.53%) C
4 2 (2.53%) Java
4 2 (2.53%) Python
5 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Degree
2 5 (6.33%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (2.53%) MCITP
4 2 (2.53%) Postgraduate
4 2 (2.53%) MCSE
4 2 (2.53%) ISEB
4 2 (2.53%) IIBA
5 1 (1.27%) CBAP
5 1 (1.27%) HND
5 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.06%) ISO 9001
1 4 (5.06%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.27%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (10.13%) Terminal Server
3 4 (5.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (25.32%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.86%) Red Hat
3 6 (7.59%) SAP
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle
5 1 (1.27%) VMware
5 1 (1.27%) IBM
5 1 (1.27%) Adobe
5 1 (1.27%) Juniper
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Aerotek
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
CPS Group
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 23 days ago