Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Microsoft Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Project over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Project
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 54 69
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 10 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.44% 0.63% 1.24%
As % of the Applications category 11.76% 7.41% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 7
Cambridge median daily rate £340 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.42% +22.58% +55.00%
10th Percentile £184 £319 £185
90th Percentile £464 £530 £521
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £340 £475 £388
% change year-on-year -28.42% +22.58% +40.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

Microsoft Project is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 85 54 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 12.23% 8.54% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 26
Cambridge median daily rate £300 £319 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -11.46% +37.14%
10th Percentile £156 £132 £178
90th Percentile £448 £488 £419
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £250 £245
% change year-on-year +30.00% +2.04% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 4
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £11.64 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.41% -36.25% +9.15%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.88 £14.68
90th Percentile £31.38 £19.56 £22.15
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.00 £11.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +30.43% -4.17% -43.53%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Cambridge

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Project in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Cambridge

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Cambridge over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Cambridge

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Cambridge.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 4 (40.00%) SaaS
2 4 (40.00%) PaaS
2 4 (40.00%) Confluence
2 4 (40.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) DSDM
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Business Forecasting
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (10.00%) Progress
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (10.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office

Microsoft Project
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) PaaS
1 4 (40.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Change Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Change and Release Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Project Planner
4 1 (10.00%) Release Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum Master
4 1 (10.00%) SDLC Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Scrum
2 4 (40.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 4 (40.00%) DSDM
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Business Forecasting
3 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) ERP
4 2 (20.00%) SDLC
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Product Management
5 1 (10.00%) QMS
5 1 (10.00%) Release Management
5 1 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Progress