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 3 months to 24 June 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.

Project Management
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 24 26
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 30 21 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 10.14% 5.87% 7.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.93% 7.07% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 18
Median daily rate £450 £438 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +16.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £400 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.60 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.01% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £27.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -10.00% -20.28%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 232 297 360
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 78.38% 82.96% 79.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 182 265
Median daily rate £381 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.68% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 20 18
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.35 £20.65 £27.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 24 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (22.00%) Finance
3 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.00%) ITIL
5 8 (16.00%) Change Management
6 7 (14.00%) Migration
6 7 (14.00%) Degree
7 6 (12.00%) Data Analysis
7 6 (12.00%) Oracle
7 6 (12.00%) CRM
7 6 (12.00%) ERP
8 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
8 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.00%) Windows
8 5 (10.00%) Supplier Management
8 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (10.00%) Office 365
8 5 (10.00%) PMO
8 5 (10.00%) Hardware Maintenance
9 4 (8.00%) SDLC
9 4 (8.00%) Marketing Strategy
9 4 (8.00%) Social Media
9 4 (8.00%) Oracle ERP
9 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
9 4 (8.00%) Marketing
9 4 (8.00%) SAP
9 4 (8.00%) SLA
9 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification

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 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.00%) Smallworld
Applications
1 14 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.00%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (2.00%) Changepoint
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.00%) NetSuite
3 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Office 365
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.00%) SaaS
4 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.00%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) DHCP
1 3 (6.00%) DNS
1 3 (6.00%) Firewall
1 3 (6.00%) VPN
1 3 (6.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.00%) LAN
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.00%) GIS
1 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (8.00%) Marketing
2 4 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (22.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 7 (14.00%) IT Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Supplier Manager
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Data Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) ERP Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) PMO Manager
6 3 (6.00%) Service Improvement Manager
7 2 (4.00%) CRM Manager
7 2 (4.00%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) IT Governance Manager
7 2 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Service Management Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Systems Tester
7 2 (4.00%) Vendor Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) Middleware
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (2.00%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Social Media
2 3 (6.00%) Life Science
2 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) PMI
4 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL
3 8 (16.00%) Change Management
4 7 (14.00%) Migration
5 6 (12.00%) CRM
5 6 (12.00%) Data Analysis
5 6 (12.00%) ERP
6 5 (10.00%) Hardware Maintenance
6 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 5 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 4 (8.00%) Marketing Strategy
7 4 (8.00%) SDLC
8 3 (6.00%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (6.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (6.00%) Matrix Organization
8 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.00%) Scrum
8 3 (6.00%) Service Management
8 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.00%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (6.00%) Master's Degree
3 3 (6.00%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.00%) MCSE
4 2 (4.00%) PMP
4 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (2.00%) CCNP
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) PMO
2 4 (8.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (4.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (4.00%) Apple
4 2 (4.00%) Dell
4 2 (4.00%) Remedy
4 2 (4.00%) Workday
5 1 (2.00%) Aruba
5 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.00%) Planview
5 1 (2.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.00%) Twitter
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