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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 16 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 66 47 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 8.79% 7.42% 6.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.54% 7.91% 6.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 21 36
Average daily rate
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£401 £348 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £450 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.13 £39.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+4.11% +21.53%
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
692 594 758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 92.14% 93.84% 93.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 252 343
Average daily rate £335 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £450 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 67 107
Average hourly rate £16.72 £37.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +4 34 £375 +36.36% 3
Cambridge +6 17 £500 +33.33% 15
Huntingdon +2 2 £463 - 1
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 54 (40.91%) Project Management
2 37 (28.03%) ITIL
2 37 (28.03%) PRINCE2
3 23 (17.42%) SAP
4 21 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (13.64%) Finance
7 16 (12.12%) Service Management
7 16 (12.12%) .NET
8 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
8 14 (10.61%) Scrum
9 13 (9.85%) Change Management
10 11 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (7.58%) SaaS
12 9 (6.82%) E-Commerce
13 8 (6.06%) Windows
14 7 (5.30%) Waterfall
14 7 (5.30%) Migration
14 7 (5.30%) CRM
15 6 (4.55%) Manufacturing
15 6 (4.55%) ITSM
15 6 (4.55%) Identity Management
15 6 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
15 6 (4.55%) Business Analysis
16 5 (3.79%) Incident Management
16 5 (3.79%) Kanban
16 5 (3.79%) Regression Testing
16 5 (3.79%) LAMP
16 5 (3.79%) SLA
17 4 (3.03%) SAP BW

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (1.52%) CMS
2 1 (0.76%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.76%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
2 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (0.76%) MS Project
1 1 (0.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (3.03%) SAP CRM
2 2 (1.52%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.76%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.76%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.76%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.76%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.58%) SaaS
2 3 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.52%) LDAP
1 2 (1.52%) Firewall
1 2 (1.52%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (1.52%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.76%) PABX
2 1 (0.76%) 2G
2 1 (0.76%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.76%) DHCP
2 1 (0.76%) VPN
2 1 (0.76%) DNS
2 1 (0.76%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.03%) SAP BW
2 3 (2.27%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.76%) MySQL
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.76%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.76%) JIRA
General
1 18 (13.64%) Finance
2 6 (4.55%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.27%) Banking
4 2 (1.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.52%) Back Office
4 2 (1.52%) Electronics
4 2 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.76%) Automotive
5 1 (0.76%) Law
5 1 (0.76%) Billing
5 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.12%) .NET
2 5 (3.79%) LAMP
3 3 (2.27%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.27%) NHS
2 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.52%) Kindle
2 2 (1.52%) PMI
3 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.76%) Economics
3 1 (0.76%) PKI
3 1 (0.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.06%) Windows
2 4 (3.03%) Linux
3 3 (2.27%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.76%) UNIX
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) AIX
4 1 (0.76%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.91%) Project Management
2 37 (28.03%) ITIL
2 37 (28.03%) PRINCE2
3 21 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.12%) Service Management
6 14 (10.61%) Scrum
7 13 (9.85%) Change Management
8 11 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (6.82%) E-Commerce
10 7 (5.30%) CRM
10 7 (5.30%) Migration
10 7 (5.30%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.55%) SAP Implementation
11 6 (4.55%) Business Analysis
11 6 (4.55%) ITSM
11 6 (4.55%) Identity Management
12 5 (3.79%) Regression Testing
12 5 (3.79%) Incident Management
12 5 (3.79%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.03%) C
1 4 (3.03%) C#
2 3 (2.27%) SQL
3 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.76%) Python
3 1 (0.76%) Java
3 1 (0.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (2.27%) PMP
1 3 (2.27%) Degree
1 3 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.76%) HNC
3 1 (0.76%) HND
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.79%) SLA
2 3 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.52%) QA
3 2 (1.52%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.52%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.76%) BS25999
System Software
1 4 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.52%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (17.42%) SAP
2 14 (10.61%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.52%) Cisco
3 2 (1.52%) Oracle
3 2 (1.52%) Business Objects
3 2 (1.52%) BT
3 2 (1.52%) Riverbed
3 2 (1.52%) Meraki
4 1 (0.76%) NEC
4 1 (0.76%) Mitel
4 1 (0.76%) IBM
4 1 (0.76%) HP
4 1 (0.76%) Citrix
4 1 (0.76%) Avaya
4 1 (0.76%) Lotus
4 1 (0.76%) Sage
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