The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills 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 Planning over the 3 months to 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 55 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 10 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.37% 0.60% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 0.80% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 6
Average daily rate
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£270 £375 £361
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.00% +3.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £375 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £393 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.75 £19.50 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -39.53%
Project Planning
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
517 499 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 70.82% 74.48% 64.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 199 225
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 38 63
Average hourly rate £33.75 £41.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.68% +13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £12.80 £12.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.50 £50.82 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Planning across the Cambridgeshire region.

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Project Planning
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Planning across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Project Planning Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Cambridgeshire region.

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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 - 6 £270 - 3
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Peterborough - - - - 1
Project Planning
East of England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Project Planning also 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 that cited Project Planning.

1 7 (43.75%) C++
1 7 (43.75%) OO
1 7 (43.75%) Python
1 7 (43.75%) OOD
1 7 (43.75%) Qt
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) MS Project
4 4 (25.00%) Primavera
5 3 (18.75%) ERP
6 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
6 2 (12.50%) SAP
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 2 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (6.25%) Riverbed
7 1 (6.25%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Billing
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
7 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
7 1 (6.25%) QA
7 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 1 (6.25%) Release Management

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Project Planning also 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 that cited Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Project
3 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP SD
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) C++ Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Python Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.25%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Programme Planner
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planner
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Process Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) OOD
1 7 (43.75%) OO
2 6 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Critical Path Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
5 1 (6.25%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) Process Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C++
1 7 (43.75%) Python
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PMP
1 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Primavera
3 2 (12.50%) SAP
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (6.25%) Riverbed