The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridge region.

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
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 27 16 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +11
Contract jobs citing Project Management 21 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.06% 7.03% 5.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.47% 10.36% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 14
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.99% -16.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £422 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
- +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Average hourly rate - £38.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £37.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-16.77% +40.56%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
281 251 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 67.71% 67.84% 58.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 126 121
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 59
Average hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £32.50 £24.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.98 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.98% +3.33%
Project Management
Cambridgeshire

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 10 July 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 10 July 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 16 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (18.18%) MS Project
4 6 (13.64%) PRINCE
4 6 (13.64%) SAP
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.36%) Web Development
5 5 (11.36%) Degree
5 5 (11.36%) User Stories
5 5 (11.36%) ITIL
5 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
5 5 (11.36%) PMP
5 5 (11.36%) PMI Certification
6 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 4 (9.09%) MS Office
7 3 (6.82%) Windows
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.82%) Resource Management
7 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
7 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
8 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Spotfire
8 2 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
8 2 (4.55%) Change Management
8 2 (4.55%) Migration

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.27%) Content Management Server
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (18.18%) MS Project
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP WM
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.27%) SAP HCM
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) Spotfire
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.27%) Toad
General
1 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Publishing
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 20 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 9 (20.45%) Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Junior
4 5 (11.36%) Junior Project Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (6.82%) Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) SAP Manager
7 1 (2.27%) PMO Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) PMO Manager
7 1 (2.27%) PMO Administrator
7 1 (2.27%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (2.27%) IT Support
7 1 (2.27%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) EDI
2 1 (2.27%) LAMP
2 1 (2.27%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) PMI
1 1 (2.27%) NHS
1 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
1 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
1 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 12 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (13.64%) PRINCE
3 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL
4 5 (11.36%) Web Development
4 5 (11.36%) User Stories
5 3 (6.82%) Programme Management
5 3 (6.82%) Project Planning
5 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.82%) Resource Management
6 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (4.55%) Migration
6 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.55%) Change Management
6 2 (4.55%) OOP
6 2 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (2.27%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C#
1 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) PMP
1 5 (11.36%) PMI Certification
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.27%) HNC
3 1 (2.27%) HND
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.27%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) Oracle
2 2 (4.55%) Business Objects
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Citrix
3 1 (2.27%) NEC
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco
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