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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 22 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 56 46 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.12% 7.93% 6.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.57% 8.50% 6.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 22 33
Average daily rate
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£425 £381 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £237 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £448 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.50 £39.80 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.26% +22.46%
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
740 541 748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.03% 93.28% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 240 361
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £195 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 70 103
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £45.00 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
Peterborough -6 19 £263 -20.75% 3
Cambridge +4 18 £431 +9.52% 9
Huntingdon +5 4 £488 - 1
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 58 (47.15%) Project Management
2 36 (29.27%) PRINCE2
3 28 (22.76%) ITIL
4 25 (20.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (15.45%) SAP
7 18 (14.63%) .NET
8 16 (13.01%) Finance
9 14 (11.38%) Scrum
10 13 (10.57%) Service Management
11 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
12 10 (8.13%) Change Management
13 9 (7.32%) Windows
14 8 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (6.50%) Waterfall
15 6 (4.88%) E-Commerce
15 6 (4.88%) ITSM
15 6 (4.88%) Identity Management
15 6 (4.88%) Manufacturing
15 6 (4.88%) Migration
15 6 (4.88%) LAMP
16 5 (4.07%) Active Directory
16 5 (4.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 5 (4.07%) Kanban
16 5 (4.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 4 (3.25%) Agile Project Management
17 4 (3.25%) Web Development
17 4 (3.25%) Release Management
17 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
17 4 (3.25%) SaaS

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (0.81%) IBM Notes
1 1 (0.81%) Apache
1 1 (0.81%) CMS
1 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
1 1 (0.81%) MS Project Server
1 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) MS Project
1 1 (0.81%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) SAP R/3
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.81%) Sage 1000
1 1 (0.81%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.25%) SaaS
2 2 (1.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.63%) LDAP
1 2 (1.63%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (1.63%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.81%) PABX
2 1 (0.81%) 2G
2 1 (0.81%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.81%) Internet
2 1 (0.81%) 3G
2 1 (0.81%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.44%) SAP BW
1 3 (2.44%) SAP HANA
2 2 (1.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.81%) MySQL
3 1 (0.81%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.63%) JIRA
General
1 16 (13.01%) Finance
2 6 (4.88%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.25%) Banking
4 3 (2.44%) Electronics
5 2 (1.63%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) Billing
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Automotive
6 1 (0.81%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (14.63%) .NET
2 6 (4.88%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.44%) PMI
2 2 (1.63%) NHS
2 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.63%) Open Source
2 2 (1.63%) Kindle
3 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.81%) Internet of Things
3 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.81%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.32%) Windows
2 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (47.15%) Project Management
2 36 (29.27%) PRINCE2
3 28 (22.76%) ITIL
4 25 (20.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (11.38%) Scrum
7 13 (10.57%) Service Management
8 10 (8.13%) Change Management
9 8 (6.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (6.50%) Waterfall
10 6 (4.88%) E-Commerce
10 6 (4.88%) ITSM
10 6 (4.88%) Identity Management
10 6 (4.88%) Migration
11 5 (4.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (4.07%) Kanban
12 4 (3.25%) Release Management
12 4 (3.25%) Agile Project Management
12 4 (3.25%) Web Development
12 4 (3.25%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.25%) C#
2 3 (2.44%) Java
3 2 (1.63%) C
3 2 (1.63%) Python
4 1 (0.81%) PHP
4 1 (0.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (3.25%) Degree
3 3 (2.44%) PMP
3 3 (2.44%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.81%) HNC
5 1 (0.81%) HND
5 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) SLA
1 3 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.63%) QA
2 2 (1.63%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.81%) BS25999
System Software
1 5 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.63%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (15.45%) SAP
2 12 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.44%) Business Objects
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco
4 2 (1.63%) BT
4 2 (1.63%) Riverbed
4 2 (1.63%) Meraki
5 1 (0.81%) NEC
5 1 (0.81%) Mitel
5 1 (0.81%) IBM
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle
5 1 (0.81%) HP
5 1 (0.81%) Citrix
5 1 (0.81%) Avaya
5 1 (0.81%) Lotus
5 1 (0.81%) Sage
Cambridge
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Rate: £0 - £120,000+ per year
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Peterborough
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Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
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Huntingdon
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Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago