Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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.

Project Management
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 19 34
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 55 41 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.88% 6.66% 5.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.42% 8.06% 6.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 17 27
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £463 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.11% +42.31% -25.71%
10th Percentile £329 £308 £224
90th Percentile £500 £525 £538
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £420 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -1.18% -5.56% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.10 - £37.00
10th Percentile £24.59 - £18.60
90th Percentile £57.53 - £55.40
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.10 - £37.00

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 584 509 802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 83.67% 82.63% 83.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 259 545
Cambridge median daily rate £375 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £217 £247 £263
90th Percentile £569 £550 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £388 £385
% change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +6.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 53 32
Cambridge median hourly rate £40.50 £39.25 £38.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.18% +0.96% +41.36%
10th Percentile £17.09 £14.63 £14.18
90th Percentile £52.88 £59.50 £60.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% +108.33% -34.55%

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 20 November 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

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 16 (29.09%) Finance
1 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) PRINCE2
3 10 (18.18%) SharePoint
4 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.36%) ITIL
4 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (14.55%) Change Management
5 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (14.55%) Agile Project Management
5 8 (14.55%) PMO
6 7 (12.73%) Pharmaceutical
6 7 (12.73%) Manufacturing
6 7 (12.73%) JIRA
7 6 (10.91%) Marketing
7 6 (10.91%) Scrum
7 6 (10.91%) SAP
7 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (9.09%) CRM
8 5 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (9.09%) PMI
8 5 (9.09%) PMI Certification
8 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) Marketing Strategy
8 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 5 (9.09%) Social Media
8 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 4 (7.27%) Life Science

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 10 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) Confluence
3 2 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.82%) Smallworld
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (3.64%) InfoPath
4 2 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Changepoint
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.82%) NetSuite
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) PaaS
1 3 (5.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) 802.11
1 1 (1.82%) Bluetooth
1 1 (1.82%) Broadband
1 1 (1.82%) DHCP
1 1 (1.82%) DNS
1 1 (1.82%) LDAP
1 1 (1.82%) NFC
1 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.82%) Wireless
1 1 (1.82%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.82%) GIS
2 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) JIRA
General
1 16 (29.09%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.73%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (10.91%) Marketing
4 4 (7.27%) Electronics
4 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.82%) Advertising
5 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Project Manager
2 9 (16.36%) Analyst
3 6 (10.91%) Service Manager
4 4 (7.27%) PMO Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Project Analyst
4 4 (7.27%) Service Improvement Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Applications Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Applications Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Project Support Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Developer
6 2 (3.64%) IT Manager
6 2 (3.64%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Security Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.82%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (9.09%) PMI
1 5 (9.09%) Social Media
2 4 (7.27%) Life Science
3 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.64%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) Infotainment
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) Pharmacovigilance
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.64%) Linux
1 2 (3.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.64%) PRINCE2
3 9 (16.36%) ITIL
3 9 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (14.55%) Agile Project Management
4 8 (14.55%) Change Management
5 6 (10.91%) Scrum
6 5 (9.09%) CRM
6 5 (9.09%) Data Analysis
6 5 (9.09%) Marketing Strategy
7 4 (7.27%) Coaching
7 4 (7.27%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.45%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (5.45%) DSDM
8 3 (5.45%) ERP
8 3 (5.45%) Migration
8 3 (5.45%) Project Planning
8 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
8 3 (5.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) C
2 3 (5.45%) Python
3 2 (3.64%) R
4 1 (1.82%) C++
4 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
4 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) PMO
2 2 (3.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (3.64%) GDPR
3 1 (1.82%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.82%) GAMP
3 1 (1.82%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) Firmware
1 1 (1.82%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) SAP
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.82%) Huawei
4 1 (1.82%) Planview
4 1 (1.82%) Progress
4 1 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.82%) Tableau
4 1 (1.82%) VMware