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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 24 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 14 26 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.95% 8.00% 6.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.08% 8.36% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 15
Median daily rate £463 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £346 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £480 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-14.41% -21.87%

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
343 311 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.89% 95.69% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 187 199
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £288 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 22 16
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £29.85 £15.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 24 (80.00%) Project Management
2 14 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 13 (43.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (36.67%) Finance
5 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
7 5 (16.67%) Change Management
8 4 (13.33%) Scrum
8 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
8 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
8 4 (13.33%) PMI
8 4 (13.33%) Degree
8 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
9 3 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (10.00%) ITIL
9 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (10.00%) SAP
9 3 (10.00%) Migration
10 2 (6.67%) Data Management
10 2 (6.67%) Law
10 2 (6.67%) Legal
10 2 (6.67%) OpenLink
10 2 (6.67%) Endur
10 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
10 2 (6.67%) Practice Management
10 2 (6.67%) XML
10 2 (6.67%) Java
10 2 (6.67%) .NET

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 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Endur
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.33%) PSTN
2 1 (3.33%) Skype
2 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Spotfire
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Law
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) REST
1 2 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) PMI
2 2 (6.67%) Life Science
3 1 (3.33%) ASIC
3 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (80.00%) Project Management
2 14 (46.67%) PRINCE2
3 13 (43.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (23.33%) Risk Management
6 5 (16.67%) Change Management
7 4 (13.33%) Project Planning
7 4 (13.33%) Scrum
7 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (10.00%) ITIL
8 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 3 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.67%) Clinical Data Management
9 2 (6.67%) Data Management
9 2 (6.67%) DSDM
9 2 (6.67%) Practice Management
9 2 (6.67%) Regression Testing
9 2 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Degree
1 4 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (3.33%) PMP
3 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) OpenLink
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
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