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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 61 59 67
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Contract jobs citing PMP 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.70% 0.30% 0.13%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.20% 2.13% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate
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£380 - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 - £35.03
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 94 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 16.60% 13.99% 18.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 43 63
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £265 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 21
Average hourly rate £21.00 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.40 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -23.40%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +6 3 £525 -
Cambridge - 2 £350 - 3
PMP
East of England

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 10 (100.00%) Project Management
2 9 (90.00%) PMI Certification
3 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
4 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 5 (50.00%) PMI
5 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (40.00%) Finance
6 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) MS Project
7 3 (30.00%) C
7 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
8 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (20.00%) Kindle
8 2 (20.00%) Release Management
8 2 (20.00%) Degree
8 2 (20.00%) Planview
8 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 2 (20.00%) Process Management
8 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 2 (20.00%) Banking
8 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 2 (20.00%) Scrum
8 2 (20.00%) MS Office
8 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) MS Project
3 2 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (20.00%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Project Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Planner
3 1 (10.00%) PMO Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) PMI
2 2 (20.00%) Kindle
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Project Management
2 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (20.00%) Release Management
6 2 (20.00%) Process Management
6 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
7 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) C
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Planview
2 2 (20.00%) Primavera
3 1 (10.00%) SAP