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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 8 21 31
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 42 19 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 12.96% 5.88% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 18.50% 8.12% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 14 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £409 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% +2.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £323 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £496 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £28.32 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -17.31%
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
227 234 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 70.06% 72.45% 60.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 139 109
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £488 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 27
Average hourly rate £30.00 £40.00 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £35.00 £14.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.45 £45.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 30 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 28 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (25.71%) ITIL
6 15 (21.43%) SharePoint
7 14 (20.00%) SAP
7 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 14 (20.00%) Scrum
8 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
8 13 (18.57%) SQL
9 10 (14.29%) PMI Certification
9 10 (14.29%) DHCP
9 10 (14.29%) DNS
9 10 (14.29%) Business Analysis
9 10 (14.29%) Degree
10 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
11 8 (11.43%) PMI
11 8 (11.43%) Retail
11 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (10.00%) Finance
13 6 (8.57%) Manufacturing
13 6 (8.57%) Migration
13 6 (8.57%) Debian
13 6 (8.57%) Tridion
13 6 (8.57%) Red Hat
13 6 (8.57%) Terminal Server
13 6 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (8.57%) LDAP
13 6 (8.57%) Linux

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 15 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.57%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (4.29%) Lync
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.43%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
3 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Tridion
2 5 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.86%) SAP HCM
5 1 (1.43%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.43%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) SuccessFactors
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) DHCP
1 10 (14.29%) DNS
2 6 (8.57%) LDAP
3 5 (7.14%) Intranet
4 3 (4.29%) Network Security
5 1 (1.43%) LAN
5 1 (1.43%) WAN
5 1 (1.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.43%) FileMaker
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.43%) TestComplete
General
1 8 (11.43%) Retail
2 7 (10.00%) Finance
3 6 (8.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.43%) Games
4 1 (1.43%) Advertising
4 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Project Manager
2 19 (27.14%) Analyst
3 12 (17.14%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.57%) IT Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (8.57%) SAP Manager
4 6 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (8.57%) Administrator
5 5 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) PMO Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Operations Manager
7 2 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 2 (2.86%) Systems Support Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Implementation Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (2.86%) Technical Project Leader
7 2 (2.86%) Project Implementation Manager
7 2 (2.86%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) .NET
2 3 (4.29%) XML
3 2 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.86%) HTML
3 2 (2.86%) CSS
3 2 (2.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (1.43%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) PMI
1 8 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.86%) Kindle
5 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.43%) NHS
5 1 (1.43%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (1.43%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.57%) Debian
1 6 (8.57%) Linux
1 6 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 28 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (31.43%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (25.71%) ITIL
5 14 (20.00%) Scrum
6 10 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 6 (8.57%) Migration
7 6 (8.57%) Waterfall
8 5 (7.14%) RAD
8 5 (7.14%) CRM
9 4 (5.71%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.29%) Business Transformation
10 3 (4.29%) Mentoring
10 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.29%) Service Management
10 3 (4.29%) Change Management
11 2 (2.86%) Quality Management
11 2 (2.86%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.86%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.57%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) T-SQL
2 6 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.29%) C
3 3 (4.29%) C#
3 3 (4.29%) Java
4 2 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) PMI Certification
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) PMP
3 3 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (4.29%) IIBA
3 3 (4.29%) ISEB
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.71%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) P3O
System Software
1 9 (12.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.57%) Terminal Server
3 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 21 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.00%) SAP
3 6 (8.57%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.29%) Planview
5 1 (1.43%) IBM
5 1 (1.43%) Cognos
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle
5 1 (1.43%) Juniper
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