The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 19 14 40
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +26
Contract jobs citing Project Management 55 47 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.50% 8.83% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.75% 12.60% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 20 20
Average daily rate
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£425 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £228 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £484 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
Project Management
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
564 373 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.94% 70.11% 66.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 193 254
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £228 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £521 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 34 48
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £50.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% -14.28%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Project Management
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 Project Management within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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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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
Cambridge +6 33 £398 -7.01% 12
Peterborough -20 6 £400 +18.51% 9
Huntingdon -2 1 £500 - 3
St Neots - - - - 1
Project Management
East of England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 38 (36.54%) PRINCE2
2 30 (28.85%) Finance
3 27 (25.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
5 24 (23.08%) SAP
6 18 (17.31%) ITIL
6 18 (17.31%) .NET
7 15 (14.42%) SQL
8 14 (13.46%) SharePoint
9 13 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 11 (10.58%) Scrum
11 10 (9.62%) Windows
11 10 (9.62%) PMI Certification
11 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (8.65%) MS Excel
12 9 (8.65%) Change Management
13 8 (7.69%) Business Analysis
13 8 (7.69%) T-SQL
13 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
13 8 (7.69%) PMP
13 8 (7.69%) Waterfall
14 7 (6.73%) Mentoring
14 7 (6.73%) Planview
14 7 (6.73%) PMI
14 7 (6.73%) Intranet
15 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2000
15 6 (5.77%) C#
15 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (13.46%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.96%) CMS
2 1 (0.96%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.81%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.88%) MS Project
4 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) SAP HCM
2 1 (0.96%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.96%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.96%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.96%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.73%) Intranet
2 4 (3.85%) LAN
2 4 (3.85%) WAN
3 2 (1.92%) DHCP
3 2 (1.92%) DNS
3 2 (1.92%) VoIP
4 1 (0.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2000
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.96%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.96%) JIRA
General
1 30 (28.85%) Finance
2 5 (4.81%) Manufacturing
2 5 (4.81%) Banking
3 3 (2.88%) Retail
3 3 (2.88%) Legal
4 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.96%) Publishing
5 1 (0.96%) Automotive
5 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.96%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.96%) Back Office
5 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (54.81%) Project Manager
2 22 (21.15%) Analyst
3 10 (9.62%) SAP Manager
4 9 (8.65%) SAP Project Manager
5 8 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (5.77%) Administrator
6 6 (5.77%) IT Project Manager
6 6 (5.77%) IT Administrator
6 6 (5.77%) PMO Analyst
7 5 (4.81%) Agile Project Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Contracts Manager
7 5 (4.81%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Systems Support
8 4 (3.85%) Systems Support Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.85%) PMO Manager
9 3 (2.88%) Technical Manager
9 3 (2.88%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.31%) .NET
2 4 (3.85%) XML
3 2 (1.92%) CSS
3 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.92%) jQuery
3 2 (1.92%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (1.92%) HTML
4 1 (0.96%) Velocity
4 1 (0.96%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.73%) PMI
3 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.92%) NHS
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.92%) FMCG
4 2 (1.92%) Kindle
4 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.96%) Pharmacovigilance
5 1 (0.96%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.62%) Windows
2 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (36.54%) PRINCE2
2 27 (25.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (17.31%) ITIL
5 11 (10.58%) Scrum
6 9 (8.65%) Change Management
7 8 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 8 (7.69%) Waterfall
8 7 (6.73%) Mentoring
9 6 (5.77%) SAP Implementation
10 5 (4.81%) Release Management
10 5 (4.81%) TDD
10 5 (4.81%) PRINCE
11 4 (3.85%) OO
11 4 (3.85%) E-Commerce
11 4 (3.85%) ITSM
11 4 (3.85%) Extreme Programming
11 4 (3.85%) Migration
11 4 (3.85%) Web Development
11 4 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.42%) SQL
2 8 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.77%) C#
4 5 (4.81%) C
5 2 (1.92%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.96%) Java
6 1 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 10 (9.62%) PMI Certification
3 8 (7.69%) PMP
4 6 (5.77%) Degree
5 4 (3.85%) ISEB
6 3 (2.88%) IIBA
7 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.92%) SLA
1 2 (1.92%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.96%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
2 24 (23.08%) SAP
3 7 (6.73%) Planview
4 3 (2.88%) Citrix
4 3 (2.88%) Cognos
5 2 (1.92%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (0.96%) Riverbed
6 1 (0.96%) VMware
6 1 (0.96%) IBM
6 1 (0.96%) HP
6 1 (0.96%) Business Objects
Cambridgeshire
Connectus
Rate: £520 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pharma Division
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago