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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 16 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 58 63 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.64% 9.87% 5.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.99% 10.52% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 49 24
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£463 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £245 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £502 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.34% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £38.50 £35.03
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +9.92%
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
645 599 567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.13% 93.89% 90.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 295 259
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £235 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 69 79
Average hourly rate £14.00 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
-1.02% -0.87%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -3 26 £423 +2.42% 9
Peterborough -7 9 £450 +20.00% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £525 - 2
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 71 (62.28%) Project Management
2 48 (42.11%) PRINCE2
3 32 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (23.68%) SAP
5 25 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (19.30%) .NET
7 19 (16.67%) Scrum
8 18 (15.79%) Finance
8 18 (15.79%) ITIL
9 14 (12.28%) PMI Certification
10 12 (10.53%) Change Management
10 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
10 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 11 (9.65%) Waterfall
12 10 (8.77%) E-Commerce
12 10 (8.77%) Service Management
13 9 (7.89%) Degree
13 9 (7.89%) SuccessFactors
14 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (7.02%) Agile Project Management
14 8 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (7.02%) Regression Testing
14 8 (7.02%) PMI
15 7 (6.14%) Risk Management
15 7 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (6.14%) Retail
15 7 (6.14%) Supplier Management
16 6 (5.26%) Migration
16 6 (5.26%) C#
16 6 (5.26%) OO

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.75%) MS Project
3 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (5.26%) SAP HCM
2 3 (2.63%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (2.63%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.75%) Internet
2 1 (0.88%) 3G
2 1 (0.88%) 2G
2 1 (0.88%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.88%) Network Security
2 1 (0.88%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) SAP BW
2 4 (3.51%) SAP BI
2 4 (3.51%) SAP HANA
3 3 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (2.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.88%) TestComplete
General
1 18 (15.79%) Finance
2 7 (6.14%) Retail
3 5 (4.39%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.75%) Electronics
4 2 (1.75%) Billing
4 2 (1.75%) Banking
5 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.88%) Publishing
5 1 (0.88%) Games
5 1 (0.88%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.30%) .NET
2 3 (2.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) PMI
2 3 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.75%) Internet of Things
3 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.75%) Open Source
3 2 (1.75%) Kindle
4 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.88%) E-Learning
4 1 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.39%) Windows
2 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (62.28%) Project Management
2 48 (42.11%) PRINCE2
3 32 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (16.67%) Scrum
6 18 (15.79%) ITIL
7 12 (10.53%) Change Management
8 11 (9.65%) Waterfall
9 10 (8.77%) Service Management
9 10 (8.77%) E-Commerce
10 8 (7.02%) Regression Testing
10 8 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (7.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (7.02%) Agile Project Management
11 7 (6.14%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (6.14%) Risk Management
11 7 (6.14%) Supplier Management
12 6 (5.26%) OO
12 6 (5.26%) Migration
12 6 (5.26%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.26%) C#
2 5 (4.39%) Java
3 2 (1.75%) Python
4 1 (0.88%) C
4 1 (0.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (12.28%) PMI Certification
2 12 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 9 (7.89%) Degree
4 6 (5.26%) PMP
5 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.88%) HNC
7 1 (0.88%) HND
7 1 (0.88%) CISSP
7 1 (0.88%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (0.88%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.88%) SLA
2 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.51%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.88%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) OpenView
Vendors
1 27 (23.68%) SAP
2 12 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.51%) Citrix
3 4 (3.51%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle
4 3 (2.63%) Lotus
5 2 (1.75%) VMware
6 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.88%) HP
6 1 (0.88%) IBM
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £375 - 400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago