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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 62 52 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.54% 0.57% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 0.82% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.94% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £285 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £445 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £358
% change year-on-year
+6.80% +4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.35 £35.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
-41.87% -33.33%
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
569 366 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 76.79% 69.58% 66.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 190 249
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £236 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £521 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 31 48
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.95 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.10 £50.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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
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 23 January 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 -1 3 £305 -28.23% 4
Peterborough - 1 £413 -
Project Planning
East of England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) C++
2 5 (35.71%) OOD
2 5 (35.71%) Qt
3 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
3 3 (21.43%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) Change Management
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Perforce
4 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
5 1 (7.14%) MS Project Server
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) QA
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Release Management
5 1 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Riverbed

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (7.14%) MS Project Server
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Visio
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.14%) MS Project
3 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.14%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
1 5 (35.71%) C++ Developer
1 5 (35.71%) Python Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Test Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Software Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Programme Planner
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planner
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Qt
2 2 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) OO
1 5 (35.71%) OOD
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
4 1 (7.14%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (35.71%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Perforce
2 1 (7.14%) Riverbed
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) Primavera
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.14%) SAP