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 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 28 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 42 47 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.79% 8.92% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.07% 9.63% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 25
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£500 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £490 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
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
692 488 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 95.32% 92.60% 93.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 235 349
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 56 91
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -41.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.88 £42.50 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 29 January 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 29 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 +1 21 £425 +4.61% 8
Huntingdon +2 5 £500 - 2
Peterborough -22 2 £413 +10.00% 7
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 57 (49.14%) Project Management
2 37 (31.90%) PRINCE2
3 28 (24.14%) SAP
4 25 (21.55%) ITIL
5 24 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (16.38%) Finance
7 19 (16.38%) .NET
8 12 (10.34%) Microsoft
8 12 (10.34%) Service Management
9 11 (9.48%) Change Management
10 10 (8.62%) Scrum
11 9 (7.76%) Windows
11 9 (7.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 7 (6.03%) Migration
12 7 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (6.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 6 (5.17%) E-Commerce
13 6 (5.17%) Risk Management
13 6 (5.17%) ITSM
13 6 (5.17%) Identity Management
13 6 (5.17%) SAP BW
13 6 (5.17%) Manufacturing
13 6 (5.17%) SAP Implementation
14 5 (4.31%) SAP HCM
14 5 (4.31%) Degree
14 5 (4.31%) TDD
14 5 (4.31%) PMI Certification
14 5 (4.31%) Active Directory
14 5 (4.31%) PMI

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 1 (0.86%) MS Project Server
1 1 (0.86%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.86%) MS Project
1 1 (0.86%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) SAP HCM
2 3 (2.59%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.86%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.86%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.72%) OpenLDAP
1 2 (1.72%) LDAP
1 2 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (1.72%) Internet
2 1 (0.86%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.86%) 3G
2 1 (0.86%) 2G
2 1 (0.86%) Firewall
2 1 (0.86%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) SAP BW
2 5 (4.31%) SAP HANA
3 4 (3.45%) SAP BI
4 3 (2.59%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) JIRA
General
1 19 (16.38%) Finance
2 6 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.45%) Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Electronics
4 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.72%) Retail
4 2 (1.72%) Billing
5 1 (0.86%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Automotive
5 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
5 1 (0.86%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.38%) .NET
2 3 (2.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.31%) PMI
2 2 (1.72%) Kindle
2 2 (1.72%) Open Source
2 2 (1.72%) Internet of Things
2 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.72%) NHS
3 1 (0.86%) Economics
3 1 (0.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.76%) Windows
2 4 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (49.14%) Project Management
2 37 (31.90%) PRINCE2
3 25 (21.55%) ITIL
4 24 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.34%) Service Management
7 11 (9.48%) Change Management
8 10 (8.62%) Scrum
9 7 (6.03%) Migration
9 7 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (5.17%) E-Commerce
10 6 (5.17%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.17%) ITSM
10 6 (5.17%) Identity Management
10 6 (5.17%) SAP Implementation
11 5 (4.31%) TDD
11 5 (4.31%) Kanban
11 5 (4.31%) Waterfall
12 4 (3.45%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.45%) C#
2 3 (2.59%) Java
3 2 (1.72%) C
3 2 (1.72%) Python
4 1 (0.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (4.31%) Degree
2 5 (4.31%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.59%) PMP
3 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.59%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.72%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (0.86%) BS25999
System Software
1 5 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.72%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) OpenView
Vendors
1 28 (24.14%) SAP
2 12 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.45%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.72%) Riverbed
4 2 (1.72%) Meraki
4 2 (1.72%) Cisco
4 2 (1.72%) Oracle
4 2 (1.72%) BT
5 1 (0.86%) Mitel
5 1 (0.86%) Sage
5 1 (0.86%) Avaya
5 1 (0.86%) Citrix
5 1 (0.86%) IBM
5 1 (0.86%) HP
Cambridgeshire
Connectus
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Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Pharma Division
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