The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 14 27 14
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 43 49 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.98% 6.00% 8.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.50% 6.31% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 50
Median daily rate £445 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.31% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £400 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £555 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £35.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.79% +19.31%
Project Manager
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
506 777 730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.88% 95.10% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 431 428
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 57 82
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.77 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.82% -35.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridgeshire region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +17 16 £463 -2.63% 7
Peterborough +12 16 £413 -14.28%
Huntingdon -6 1 £375 -22.07%
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 38 (46.34%) Project Management
2 33 (40.24%) PRINCE2
3 20 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (20.73%) Finance
5 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (13.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (12.20%) ITIL
7 10 (12.20%) Migration
8 9 (10.98%) PMI Certification
9 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
9 7 (8.54%) Change Management
9 7 (8.54%) Information Security
10 6 (7.32%) PMI
10 6 (7.32%) MS Project
10 6 (7.32%) SAP
10 6 (7.32%) Waterfall
11 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
11 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (6.10%) WAN
11 5 (6.10%) Risk Management
11 5 (6.10%) Legal
11 5 (6.10%) Validation
11 5 (6.10%) Project Planning
12 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (4.88%) Degree
12 4 (4.88%) Scrum
12 4 (4.88%) Information Security Management
12 4 (4.88%) Security Management
12 4 (4.88%) PMP
12 4 (4.88%) CISA

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (2.44%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.22%) Confluence
2 1 (1.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Project
2 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.22%) Lawson
1 1 (1.22%) Primavera
1 1 (1.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) SaaS
2 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) WAN
2 4 (4.88%) LAN
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
3 2 (2.44%) Network Security
3 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.22%) HTTP
4 1 (1.22%) Intranet
4 1 (1.22%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.22%) PSTN
4 1 (1.22%) Skype
4 1 (1.22%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Legal
3 3 (3.66%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.44%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Local Government
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) .NET
1 1 (1.22%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) PMI
2 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.88%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.66%) NHS
5 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.22%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.22%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (46.34%) Project Management
2 33 (40.24%) PRINCE2
3 20 (24.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (12.20%) ITIL
5 10 (12.20%) Migration
6 7 (8.54%) Change Management
6 7 (8.54%) Information Security
7 6 (7.32%) Waterfall
8 5 (6.10%) Project Planning
8 5 (6.10%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.10%) Validation
9 4 (4.88%) Information Security Management
9 4 (4.88%) ISMS
9 4 (4.88%) Scrum
9 4 (4.88%) Security Management
9 4 (4.88%) Security Operations
9 4 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (3.66%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.66%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.44%) C
2 1 (1.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (10.98%) PMI Certification
3 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (4.88%) CISA
4 4 (4.88%) CISM
4 4 (4.88%) CISSP
4 4 (4.88%) Degree
4 4 (4.88%) PMP
4 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.44%) CCNA
6 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.44%) HNC
6 2 (2.44%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.32%) SAP
3 2 (2.44%) VMware
4 1 (1.22%) CODA
4 1 (1.22%) Cognos
4 1 (1.22%) IBM
4 1 (1.22%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.22%) Oracle
4 1 (1.22%) Saba
4 1 (1.22%) Sun
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