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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 12 21 34
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Contract jobs citing Project Management 32 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 10.09% 5.58% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.79% 8.47% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 8 10
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£395 £428 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.60% +3.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £385 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £491 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -16.15%
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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
232 177 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.19% 65.80% 66.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 92 144
Average daily rate £375 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 28
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £14.00 £34.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.85 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 20 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (29.55%) SAP
3 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (27.27%) SQL
5 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
7 8 (18.18%) PMI Certification
8 7 (15.91%) ITIL
8 7 (15.91%) Scrum
8 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.64%) Finance
9 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
9 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
9 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.36%) C
10 5 (11.36%) PMI
10 5 (11.36%) PMP
10 5 (11.36%) Intranet
10 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
10 5 (11.36%) Degree
10 5 (11.36%) Planview
11 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
11 4 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
11 4 (9.09%) Business Transformation
11 4 (9.09%) Mentoring

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 9 (20.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.27%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.27%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Intranet
2 2 (4.55%) LAN
2 2 (4.55%) WAN
2 2 (4.55%) DHCP
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Project Manager
2 13 (29.55%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) IT Administrator
3 6 (13.64%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (13.64%) Administrator
4 5 (11.36%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) SAP Manager
5 4 (9.09%) PMO Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) PMO Manager
5 4 (9.09%) SAP Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Implementation Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Project Leader
6 2 (4.55%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (4.55%) SAP Implementation Manager
6 2 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Project Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
2 2 (4.55%) jQuery
2 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.55%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (4.55%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.36%) PMI
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) PRINCE2
2 17 (38.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (29.55%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL
4 7 (15.91%) Scrum
5 5 (11.36%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 4 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
6 4 (9.09%) Business Transformation
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.82%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.82%) Release Management
8 2 (4.55%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
8 2 (4.55%) Change Management
8 2 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.36%) C
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) PMI Certification
2 5 (11.36%) PMP
2 5 (11.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (11.36%) Degree
3 4 (9.09%) ISEB
4 3 (6.82%) IIBA
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) P3O
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) SAP
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.36%) Planview
4 1 (2.27%) Cognos
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