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 26 February 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 18 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 54 43 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.99% 7.83% 5.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.28% 8.43% 5.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 31 21
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£475 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £270 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £405 £396
% change year-on-year
+3.08% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +10.29%
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
652 510 628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.45% 92.90% 90.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 239 295
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 58 83
Average hourly rate £17.00 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.97 £11.50 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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 +7 21 £413 +3.12% 15
Peterborough -10 6 £450 +20.00% 6
Huntingdon - 4 £513 -
Project Manager
East of England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 66 (58.93%) Project Management
2 42 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 30 (26.79%) SAP
4 28 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (19.64%) .NET
7 20 (17.86%) Finance
8 16 (14.29%) ITIL
9 13 (11.61%) Scrum
10 12 (10.71%) Microsoft
11 10 (8.93%) PMI Certification
11 10 (8.93%) Change Management
12 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 8 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 8 (7.14%) Waterfall
13 8 (7.14%) PMI
13 8 (7.14%) Windows
14 7 (6.25%) Supplier Management
14 7 (6.25%) Risk Management
14 7 (6.25%) E-Commerce
14 7 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (6.25%) Service Management
15 6 (5.36%) SAP BW
15 6 (5.36%) OO
15 6 (5.36%) C#
15 6 (5.36%) Migration
15 6 (5.36%) Degree
15 6 (5.36%) SAP Implementation
15 6 (5.36%) Agile Project Management
15 6 (5.36%) SuccessFactors

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 2 (1.79%) IBM Notes
1 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.89%) CMS
2 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.89%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (4.46%) SAP HCM
2 3 (2.68%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.89%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.89%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.79%) Internet
2 1 (0.89%) 3G
2 1 (0.89%) 2G
2 1 (0.89%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.89%) Network Security
2 1 (0.89%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (0.89%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.36%) SAP BW
2 5 (4.46%) SAP HANA
3 4 (3.57%) SAP BI
4 3 (2.68%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) JIRA
2 1 (0.89%) TestComplete
General
1 20 (17.86%) Finance
2 5 (4.46%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.57%) Banking
4 3 (2.68%) Retail
5 2 (1.79%) Billing
5 2 (1.79%) Electronics
6 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.89%) Back Office
6 1 (0.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.89%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (19.64%) .NET
2 3 (2.68%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.14%) PMI
2 2 (1.79%) NHS
2 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.79%) Open Source
2 2 (1.79%) Kindle
2 2 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.79%) Internet of Things
2 2 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.14%) Windows
2 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (58.93%) Project Management
2 42 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 28 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (23.21%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (14.29%) ITIL
6 13 (11.61%) Scrum
7 10 (8.93%) Change Management
8 8 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (7.14%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.25%) Service Management
9 7 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 7 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 7 (6.25%) Supplier Management
10 6 (5.36%) OO
10 6 (5.36%) Agile Project Management
10 6 (5.36%) SAP Implementation
10 6 (5.36%) Migration
11 5 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.46%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.36%) C#
2 5 (4.46%) Java
3 2 (1.79%) C
3 2 (1.79%) Python
4 1 (0.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (8.93%) PMI Certification
2 9 (8.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (5.36%) Degree
4 5 (4.46%) PMP
5 4 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.89%) HNC
7 1 (0.89%) HND
7 1 (0.89%) CISSP
7 1 (0.89%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (0.89%) Network+ Certification
7 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
7 1 (0.89%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) OpenView
Vendors
1 30 (26.79%) SAP
2 12 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.57%) Business Objects
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle
4 3 (2.68%) Citrix
5 2 (1.79%) Lotus
5 2 (1.79%) IBM
6 1 (0.89%) Sage
6 1 (0.89%) VMware
6 1 (0.89%) HP
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