Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 22 March 2019 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.

Project Management
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 16 17
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 52 50 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.93% 8.74% 7.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.12% 10.04% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 39 27
Cambridge median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £284 £290 £279
90th Percentile £621 £593 £530
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £425 £406
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.62% -9.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Cambridge median hourly rate - - £19.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £22.50 £55.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year -59.09% +189.47% -

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 570 498 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 86.89% 87.06% 85.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 277 265
Cambridge median daily rate £428 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.88% +6.67% -6.83%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £210
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -6.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 53 71
Cambridge median hourly rate £41.75 £42.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +27.27% -20.48%
10th Percentile £12.33 £16.35 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £56.50 £47.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £37.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year -53.33% +13.64% -12.00%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Cambridge

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Cambridge

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Cambridge over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Cambridge

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 13 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (19.23%) Python
4 9 (17.31%) Risk Management
5 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (13.46%) Life Science
6 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.54%) Analytics
7 6 (11.54%) Change Management
7 6 (11.54%) SQL
7 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 6 (11.54%) Finance
7 6 (11.54%) Supplier Management
7 6 (11.54%) Degree
8 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
8 5 (9.62%) Bioinformatics
8 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.62%) SAP
8 5 (9.62%) Web Services
8 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.69%) Visualisation
9 4 (7.69%) Process Improvement
9 4 (7.69%) SDLC
9 4 (7.69%) PMO
9 4 (7.69%) EDMS
9 4 (7.69%) Quality Management

Project Management
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 2 (3.85%) CMS
1 2 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) Maya
2 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.92%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.92%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.77%) GitHub
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (3.85%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.92%) Office 365
4 1 (1.92%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.69%) EDMS
2 2 (3.85%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.92%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) JIRA
2 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) Hudson
General
1 13 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 3 (5.77%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.85%) Law
4 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Electronics
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (15.38%) Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 4 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 4 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Architect
5 3 (5.77%) Developer
5 3 (5.77%) Python Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Business IT Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Data Architect
6 2 (3.85%) Finance Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Finance Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (3.85%) IT Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Project Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) Web Services
2 3 (5.77%) Django
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Avro
3 2 (3.85%) JSON
3 2 (3.85%) WS-I
4 1 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.92%) Velocity
4 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Life Science
3 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.92%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.92%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.92%) LIMS
5 1 (1.92%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Unix
2 2 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (17.31%) Risk Management
4 7 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.54%) Analytics
5 6 (11.54%) Change Management
5 6 (11.54%) Supplier Management
6 5 (9.62%) Bioinformatics
6 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.62%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 4 (7.69%) Document Management
7 4 (7.69%) Process Improvement
7 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 4 (7.69%) SDLC
7 4 (7.69%) TDD
7 4 (7.69%) Visualisation
7 4 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) Python
2 6 (11.54%) SQL
3 3 (5.77%) Java
4 2 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 2 (3.85%) MATLAB
4 2 (3.85%) R
4 2 (3.85%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) Master's Degree
3 2 (3.85%) PhD
4 1 (1.92%) ACCA
4 1 (1.92%) CBAP
4 1 (1.92%) CIMA
4 1 (1.92%) IIBA
4 1 (1.92%) PMP
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.92%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (1.92%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) PMO
2 3 (5.77%) GCP
2 3 (5.77%) GxP
3 2 (3.85%) GMP
3 2 (3.85%) HL7
4 1 (1.92%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.92%) GAMP
4 1 (1.92%) GDPR
4 1 (1.92%) IFRS
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Docker
1 2 (3.85%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Ansible
1 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) SAP
3 2 (3.85%) Google
3 2 (3.85%) Tableau
4 1 (1.92%) Ariba
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Progress
4 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) Talend