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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 25 21 27
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 22 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.05% 6.22% 5.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 9.03% 9.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 16
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.28% +3.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £450 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £38.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
297 277 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 68.12% 68.91% 57.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 131 118
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 64
Average hourly rate £33.50 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.98% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £32.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.75 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
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 22 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 22 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 14 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 11 (26.19%) Finance
3 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (16.67%) MS Project
5 6 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.90%) Web Development
6 5 (11.90%) Degree
6 5 (11.90%) User Stories
6 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.90%) PMP
6 5 (11.90%) PMI Certification
7 4 (9.52%) SharePoint
7 4 (9.52%) MS Office
7 4 (9.52%) SAP
7 4 (9.52%) ITIL
7 4 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
8 3 (7.14%) Windows
8 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 3 (7.14%) SQL
8 3 (7.14%) Oracle
8 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
8 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
9 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
9 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
9 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.76%) Spotfire
9 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.38%) Content Management Server
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) MS Project
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
3 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.38%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.38%) SAP WM
2 1 (2.38%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) Spotfire
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Toad
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Project Manager
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Junior Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Agile Business Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Junior
5 3 (7.14%) Developer
5 3 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.38%) SAP CRM Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) SAP Project Manager
7 1 (2.38%) SAP Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Systems Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Support Consultant
7 1 (2.38%) Administrator
7 1 (2.38%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Application Packaging
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (2.38%) LAMP
2 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
2 1 (2.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) PMI
1 1 (2.38%) NHS
1 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
1 1 (2.38%) Open Source
1 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (14.29%) PRINCE
3 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) Web Development
4 5 (11.90%) User Stories
4 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.52%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 3 (7.14%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.76%) ERP
7 2 (4.76%) OOP
7 2 (4.76%) OO
7 2 (4.76%) Quality Management
8 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.38%) RAD
8 1 (2.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (2.38%) C
3 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
1 5 (11.90%) PMP
1 5 (11.90%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.38%) HNC
3 1 (2.38%) HND
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (9.52%) SAP
2 3 (7.14%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Business Objects
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) NEC
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco
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