The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Peterborough region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 15 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 5 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 5.10% 6.73% 7.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 7.07% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £425 £375 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £258 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £413 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.12 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +1.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
96 99 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 97.96% 95.19% 98.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 62 112
Median daily rate £315 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £100 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Peterborough region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Peterborough region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 7 (38.89%) Migration
3 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (33.33%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 3 (16.67%) Validation
6 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) NHS
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Legal
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.11%) Local Government
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) IaaS
8 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
8 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) Human Resource Management
8 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.56%) Northgate
8 1 (5.56%) Capita
8 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.56%) IaaS
General
1 2 (11.11%) Legal
1 2 (11.11%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 7 (38.89%) Migration
3 6 (33.33%) Project Management
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
5 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (16.67%) Validation
7 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.56%) ERP
8 1 (5.56%) Human Resource Management
8 1 (5.56%) ITSM
8 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.56%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
8 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Capita
1 1 (5.56%) Northgate