The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 25 45 19
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 15 17 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.37% 3.26% 7.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.64% 3.39% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 30
Median daily rate £469 £400 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -6.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £300 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £41.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-25.60% +37.81%
Project Manager
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
323 501 482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.17% 95.98% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 322 324
Median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 46
Median hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.77 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the Cambridge region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the Cambridge region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 19 (52.78%) PRINCE2
2 17 (47.22%) Project Management
3 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (25.00%) Information Security
5 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) PMI Certification
6 7 (19.44%) LAN
6 7 (19.44%) Finance
7 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (16.67%) PMI
7 6 (16.67%) CISA
7 6 (16.67%) CISM
7 6 (16.67%) Information Security Management
7 6 (16.67%) Security Management
7 6 (16.67%) CISSP
7 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (16.67%) ISMS
8 5 (13.89%) Security Operations
8 5 (13.89%) Security Operations Centre
8 5 (13.89%) MS Project
8 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
9 4 (11.11%) Validation
9 4 (11.11%) ITIL
9 4 (11.11%) WAN
9 4 (11.11%) Cisco
9 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (11.11%) Change Management
9 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

Project Manager Skill Set
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 3 (8.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (2.78%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) LAN
2 4 (11.11%) WAN
2 4 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (5.56%) Firewall
3 2 (5.56%) Network Security
3 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.78%) NFC
4 1 (2.78%) PSTN
4 1 (2.78%) Skype
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Law
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Local Government
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) PMI
2 5 (13.89%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) iPad
4 1 (2.78%) Learning Management System
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) Smartcard
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) PRINCE2
2 17 (47.22%) Project Management
3 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (25.00%) Information Security
5 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.67%) Information Security Management
6 6 (16.67%) ISMS
6 6 (16.67%) Security Management
7 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
7 5 (13.89%) Security Operations
8 4 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 4 (11.11%) Change Management
8 4 (11.11%) ITIL
8 4 (11.11%) Validation
9 3 (8.33%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
9 3 (8.33%) Transition Management
9 3 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity
10 2 (5.56%) Line Management
10 2 (5.56%) People Management
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) PMI Certification
2 6 (16.67%) CISA
2 6 (16.67%) CISM
2 6 (16.67%) CISSP
2 6 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (8.33%) Degree
3 3 (8.33%) PMP
4 2 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (5.56%) CCNA
4 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.78%) APMP
5 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) Saba
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