The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 16 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 64 69 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.78% 9.93% 7.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.22% 10.58% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 31
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£433 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +0.80%
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
694 652 525
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.20% 93.81% 90.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 315 237
Average daily rate £350 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 69 70
Average hourly rate £13.50 £23.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.30% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.57% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 28 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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 -1 31 £433 +1.76% 11
Peterborough -4 10 £353 -6.00% 2
Huntingdon -4 2 £450 +12.50% 2
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 64 (59.26%) Project Management
2 52 (48.15%) PRINCE2
3 31 (28.70%) SAP
4 29 (26.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (18.52%) Scrum
7 17 (15.74%) ITIL
8 15 (13.89%) PMI Certification
8 15 (13.89%) Finance
9 13 (12.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 12 (11.11%) Waterfall
11 10 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (9.26%) Regression Testing
11 10 (9.26%) Degree
12 9 (8.33%) Service Management
12 9 (8.33%) Change Management
12 9 (8.33%) PMI
12 9 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
13 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
13 8 (7.41%) Supplier Management
14 7 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
14 7 (6.48%) .NET
14 7 (6.48%) Risk Management
15 6 (5.56%) PMP
15 6 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (5.56%) Retail
15 6 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
15 6 (5.56%) SAP HCM
15 6 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.93%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (0.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) SAP HCM
2 3 (2.78%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) SuccessFactors
2 5 (4.63%) SaaS
3 2 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (0.93%) Network Security
2 1 (0.93%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.93%) PABX
2 1 (0.93%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.63%) SAP BW
2 4 (3.70%) SAP BI
2 4 (3.70%) SAP HANA
3 3 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) JIRA
2 1 (0.93%) TestComplete
General
1 15 (13.89%) Finance
2 6 (5.56%) Retail
3 4 (3.70%) Publishing
3 4 (3.70%) Games
4 2 (1.85%) Banking
4 2 (1.85%) Billing
4 2 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) .NET
2 3 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) PMI
2 4 (3.70%) E-Learning
3 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.85%) Internet of Things
4 2 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.85%) Open Source
4 2 (1.85%) Kindle
4 2 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.63%) Windows
2 2 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (59.26%) Project Management
2 52 (48.15%) PRINCE2
3 29 (26.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (18.52%) Scrum
6 17 (15.74%) ITIL
7 12 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 10 (9.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (9.26%) Regression Testing
9 9 (8.33%) Service Management
9 9 (8.33%) Change Management
10 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.41%) Supplier Management
11 7 (6.48%) Risk Management
11 7 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
12 6 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
13 5 (4.63%) Migration
13 5 (4.63%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.63%) Java
2 3 (2.78%) C#
3 2 (1.85%) SQL
3 2 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (13.89%) PMI Certification
2 13 (12.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 10 (9.26%) Degree
4 6 (5.56%) PMP
4 6 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.85%) HNC
5 2 (1.85%) HND
6 1 (0.93%) CISSP
6 1 (0.93%) Security+ Certification
6 1 (0.93%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.93%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) OpenView
1 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (28.70%) SAP
2 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.70%) VMware
3 4 (3.70%) Oracle
3 4 (3.70%) Business Objects
3 4 (3.70%) Citrix
4 3 (2.78%) Lotus
5 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.93%) Symantec
5 1 (0.93%) Websense
5 1 (0.93%) IBM
5 1 (0.93%) HP
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