The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Planning
Rank 65 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 7 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.86% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.20% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate
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£243 £270 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.18% -36.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
-5.30% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-12.19% -22.64%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
558 505 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 68.38% 69.37% 61.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 243 207
Average daily rate £388 £400 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 36 94
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £24.45 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £46.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Project Planning
East of England

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 29 July 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 +2 3 £158 -41.66% 2
Cambridge - 2 £270 - 3
Huntingdon - 1 - -
Project Planning
East of England

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 7 (33.33%) MS Project
3 6 (28.57%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) OO
3 6 (28.57%) Python
3 6 (28.57%) OOD
3 6 (28.57%) Qt
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 3 (14.29%) SAP
6 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (14.29%) Primavera
7 2 (9.52%) Finance
7 2 (9.52%) Statistics
7 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
7 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
8 1 (4.76%) Process Management
8 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) Billing
8 1 (4.76%) Data Management
8 1 (4.76%) Critical Path Analysis
8 1 (4.76%) ERP
8 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
8 1 (4.76%) Business Objects
8 1 (4.76%) PMI
8 1 (4.76%) PMP
8 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
8 1 (4.76%) NetWeaver

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (4.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Project
2 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
General
1 3 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
3 1 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Developer
1 6 (28.57%) C++ Developer
2 5 (23.81%) Python Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Project Planner
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Process Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Process Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (4.76%) SAP CRM Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.76%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) Qt
2 1 (4.76%) QML
2 1 (4.76%) Qt Quick
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Statistics
2 1 (4.76%) CMDB
2 1 (4.76%) PMI
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Project Management
2 6 (28.57%) OO
2 6 (28.57%) OOD
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) Resource Management
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Master Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Process Management
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) Data Management
4 1 (4.76%) Critical Path Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) C++
1 6 (28.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) PMP
1 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Primavera
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Business Objects