The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 62 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing PMP 6 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.71% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.04% 0.78% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
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£450 £413 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -13.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £393
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -4.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+14.01% -29.60%
PMP
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Qualifications Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
119 128 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.13% 16.93% 19.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 49 69
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £232 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £421 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 31
Average hourly rate £19.25 £15.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.19% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.50 £14.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £19.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 4 - -
Cambridge -9 2 £450 +9.09% 2
PMP
East of England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 12 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 12 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
4 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (41.67%) MS Project
4 5 (41.67%) PMI
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE
5 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (33.33%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
7 2 (16.67%) Primavera
7 2 (16.67%) C
7 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (16.67%) Process Management
7 2 (16.67%) Finance
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) Release Management
7 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
7 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
8 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Project
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 2 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planner
4 1 (8.33%) Project Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) PMI
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE
5 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (16.67%) Process Management
5 2 (16.67%) Dependency Management
6 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Matrix Management
6 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
3 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Primavera
3 1 (8.33%) Planview
3 1 (8.33%) SAP