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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 14 31 12
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -19
Contract jobs citing Project Management 27 12 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.74% 3.59% 9.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 4.17% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 25
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £240 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £465 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £38.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-27.63% +33.33%

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
270 288 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 77.36% 86.23% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 175 158
Median daily rate £425 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £29.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 January 2017.

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 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 18 (38.30%) PRINCE2
2 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 14 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
4 10 (21.28%) Risk Management
5 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
5 9 (19.15%) Windows
6 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
7 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
7 6 (12.77%) PMI Certification
7 6 (12.77%) PMI
7 6 (12.77%) ITIL
8 5 (10.64%) Oracle
8 5 (10.64%) MS Office
8 5 (10.64%) SAP
8 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (10.64%) Change Management
8 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.64%) Degree
8 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
9 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
9 4 (8.51%) Legal
9 4 (8.51%) CRM
10 3 (6.38%) ERP
10 3 (6.38%) VoIP
10 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (6.38%) DHCP
10 3 (6.38%) DNS

Project Management
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 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) CMS
3 1 (2.13%) Drupal
3 1 (2.13%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS Office
3 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.26%) Endur
3 1 (2.13%) Changepoint
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (2.13%) SAP SRM
3 1 (2.13%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) DHCP
1 3 (6.38%) DNS
1 3 (6.38%) VoIP
1 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.26%) HTTP
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) LDAP
2 2 (4.26%) WAN
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.13%) PSTN
3 1 (2.13%) Skype
3 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) MSI
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Legal
3 2 (4.26%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Local Government
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (51.06%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.89%) Agile Project Manager
2 7 (14.89%) Analyst
3 4 (8.51%) Administrator
3 4 (8.51%) Technical Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Consultant
4 3 (6.38%) Finance Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Finance Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Mortgage Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) PMO Administrator
4 3 (6.38%) PMO Analyst
4 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Tester
5 2 (4.26%) .NET Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) PMO Consultant
5 2 (4.26%) SAP Manager
5 2 (4.26%) SDLC Manager
5 2 (4.26%) SDLC Project Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Service Desk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) .NET
1 2 (4.26%) Middleware
1 2 (4.26%) REST
1 2 (4.26%) XML
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) SAP Basis
2 1 (2.13%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) PMI
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) ASIC
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (2.13%) Life Science
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) PRINCE2
2 14 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.28%) Risk Management
4 6 (12.77%) ITIL
4 6 (12.77%) Waterfall
5 5 (10.64%) Business Analysis
5 5 (10.64%) Change Management
5 5 (10.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.51%) CRM
6 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
7 3 (6.38%) Agile Project Management
7 3 (6.38%) Change Control
7 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.38%) ERP
7 3 (6.38%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (6.38%) Information Management
7 3 (6.38%) Issue Tracking
7 3 (6.38%) Scrum
7 3 (6.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.38%) Java
2 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
3 1 (2.13%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) PMI Certification
2 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (4.26%) MCSA
5 1 (2.13%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.13%) HNC
5 1 (2.13%) HND
5 1 (2.13%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) NVQ Level 4
5 1 (2.13%) PMP
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) Terminal Server
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) SAP
3 2 (4.26%) OpenLink
3 2 (4.26%) Planview
3 2 (4.26%) VMware
3 2 (4.26%) webMethods