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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 21 35 23
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 17 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.82% 3.29% 4.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.05% 3.53% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 10
Median daily rate £488 £413 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -17.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £245 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £445 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.90 £37.05 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-11.20% -10.18%
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
281 397 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.23% 93.19% 91.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 257 201
Median daily rate £350 £388 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +17.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £280 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 22 22
Median hourly rate £28.00 £42.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.11% +54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £54.00 £46.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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
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 2 December 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 23 (67.65%) Project Management
2 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2
2 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (38.24%) Finance
4 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
6 6 (17.65%) Change Management
7 5 (14.71%) PMI Certification
7 5 (14.71%) PMI
7 5 (14.71%) Validation
7 5 (14.71%) Scrum
7 5 (14.71%) Project Planning
8 4 (11.76%) ITIL
8 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (8.82%) SaaS
9 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (8.82%) DSDM
9 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
9 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (8.82%) Migration
10 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
10 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.88%) Practice Management
10 2 (5.88%) Law
10 2 (5.88%) Legal
10 2 (5.88%) OpenLink
10 2 (5.88%) Endur

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 1 (2.94%) Confluence
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
2 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.94%) PSTN
2 1 (2.94%) Skype
2 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 13 (38.24%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (5.88%) Law
3 2 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) .NET
1 2 (5.88%) REST
1 2 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (2.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) PMI
2 1 (2.94%) ASIC
2 1 (2.94%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.94%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (67.65%) Project Management
2 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2
2 15 (44.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (20.59%) Risk Management
5 6 (17.65%) Change Management
6 5 (14.71%) Project Planning
6 5 (14.71%) Scrum
6 5 (14.71%) Validation
7 4 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) ITIL
7 4 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.82%) DSDM
8 3 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) Regression Testing
9 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
9 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) PMI Certification
2 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (5.88%) PMP
4 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.88%) OpenLink
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle
1 2 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) Saba
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