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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 14 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 67 59 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.80% 7.80% 6.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.41% 8.29% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 32 35
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£425 £399 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% -0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £516 £450
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 - £26.40 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
- -18.91%
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
712 712 724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.56% 94.18% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 301 300
Average daily rate £350 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 55 121
Average hourly rate £22.50 £32.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.76% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Cambridge -7 29 £435 +5.45% 9
Peterborough +11 15 £390 +35.65% 9
Huntingdon - 3 £446 - 1
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 43 (34.13%) PRINCE2
2 42 (33.33%) Project Management
3 31 (24.60%) ITIL
4 25 (19.84%) SAP
5 20 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (11.11%) Finance
7 13 (10.32%) Service Management
8 12 (9.52%) Scrum
8 12 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (8.73%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (7.94%) SaaS
11 8 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (6.35%) Windows
11 8 (6.35%) CRM
11 8 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (5.56%) Microsoft
12 7 (5.56%) Change Management
13 6 (4.76%) Migration
13 6 (4.76%) Business Analysis
13 6 (4.76%) Back Office
13 6 (4.76%) NHS
13 6 (4.76%) PMP
13 6 (4.76%) SQL
13 6 (4.76%) Waterfall
13 6 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
13 6 (4.76%) Degree
14 5 (3.97%) Incident Management
14 5 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 5 (3.97%) C
14 5 (3.97%) PMI Certification

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.79%) CMS
2 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.79%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.79%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.79%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (3.17%) MS Project
2 1 (0.79%) MS Office
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.59%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.79%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.79%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.94%) SaaS
2 3 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.59%) DHCP
1 2 (1.59%) DNS
1 2 (1.59%) Firewall
1 2 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.79%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.79%) PABX
2 1 (0.79%) VPN
2 1 (0.79%) LDAP
2 1 (0.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.38%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.79%) SAP HANA
2 1 (0.79%) MySQL
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.79%) JIRA
General
1 14 (11.11%) Finance
2 6 (4.76%) Back Office
3 2 (1.59%) Electronics
3 2 (1.59%) Banking
3 2 (1.59%) Marketing
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Billing
4 1 (0.79%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Law
4 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.97%) LAMP
2 4 (3.17%) .NET
2 4 (3.17%) J2EE
3 3 (2.38%) COM
3 3 (2.38%) Web Services
3 3 (2.38%) WCF
4 1 (0.79%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.79%) Velocity
4 1 (0.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.76%) NHS
2 2 (1.59%) Statistics
3 1 (0.79%) Open Source
3 1 (0.79%) Kindle
3 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.79%) Economics
3 1 (0.79%) PKI
3 1 (0.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.35%) Windows
2 4 (3.17%) Linux
2 4 (3.17%) UNIX
3 2 (1.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) AIX
4 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (34.13%) PRINCE2
2 42 (33.33%) Project Management
3 31 (24.60%) ITIL
4 20 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (10.32%) Service Management
6 12 (9.52%) Scrum
6 12 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.73%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (6.35%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (6.35%) CRM
9 7 (5.56%) Change Management
10 6 (4.76%) Migration
10 6 (4.76%) Business Analysis
10 6 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
10 6 (4.76%) Waterfall
11 5 (3.97%) Incident Management
11 5 (3.97%) Regression Testing
11 5 (3.97%) Identity Management
11 5 (3.97%) PRINCE
12 4 (3.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.76%) SQL
2 5 (3.97%) C
3 3 (2.38%) C#
3 3 (2.38%) VB
4 1 (0.79%) Python
4 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.79%) Java
4 1 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (4.76%) PMP
2 6 (4.76%) Degree
3 5 (3.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (3.97%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.79%) HNC
4 1 (0.79%) HND
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.97%) SLA
2 3 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.38%) QA
3 2 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.79%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.79%) BS25999
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.79%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (0.79%) XenApp
2 1 (0.79%) XenServer
2 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (19.84%) SAP
2 7 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.17%) Oracle
4 2 (1.59%) Cisco
4 2 (1.59%) Riverbed
4 2 (1.59%) Meraki
4 2 (1.59%) BT
5 1 (0.79%) NEC
5 1 (0.79%) VMware
5 1 (0.79%) AppSense
5 1 (0.79%) Mitel
5 1 (0.79%) Citrix
5 1 (0.79%) Avaya
5 1 (0.79%) Lotus
5 1 (0.79%) Sage
5 1 (0.79%) IBM
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