The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for PMP qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 38 45 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 -10  
Contract jobs citing PMP 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.64% 0.25% 0.63%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.08% 1.52% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £400 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -25.58%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £61.50 £35.13
% change year-on-year -33.33% +75.08%  

PMP is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge.

Academic & Professional Certification
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 65 66 40
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 20.77% 16.22% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 28 22
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 6
Median hourly rate £40.00 £60.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +179.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £47.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.20 £60.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

PMP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing PMP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PMP in Cambridge

PMP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PMP in Cambridge

PMP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) ASIC
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Veeva
3 1 (33.33%) Workday
3 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (33.33%) Electronic Design Automation

PMP
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Veeva
General
1 2 (66.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) CRM Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) HR Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Payroll Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP HR Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Workday Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Workday Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) ASIC
1 1 (33.33%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Electronic Design Automation
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Workday