Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 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
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 21 19
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 +11
Contract jobs citing Project Management 55 53 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 7.40% 7.54% 7.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.45% 8.75% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 31 22
Cambridge median daily rate £438 £425 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -4.23% +36.54%
10th Percentile £305 £275 £301
90th Percentile £548 £500 £525
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £430 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +2.38% -1.18% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Cambridge median hourly rate - £40.10 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +220.80% -66.22%
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £22.58 £40.10 £12.50
% change year-on-year -43.69% +220.80% -66.22%

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 651 606 536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 87.62% 86.20% 84.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 344 261
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £398 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.92% -0.63% +3.23%
10th Percentile £284 £254 £250
90th Percentile £583 £575 £550
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -2.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 78 64
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -2.91%
10th Percentile £17.50 £17.09 £12.53
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.88 £47.50
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £27.75 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -30.63% +6.67% +105.48%

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018, 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 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.18%) Finance
3 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Project
4 9 (16.36%) Business Analysis
4 9 (16.36%) Life Science
5 8 (14.55%) JIRA
5 8 (14.55%) Degree
5 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
5 8 (14.55%) PMO
6 7 (12.73%) ERP
6 7 (12.73%) Change Management
6 7 (12.73%) Risk Management
7 6 (10.91%) Migration
7 6 (10.91%) Scrum
7 6 (10.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (10.91%) Oracle
8 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
8 5 (9.09%) SAP
8 5 (9.09%) CRM
8 5 (9.09%) Validation
8 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (9.09%) Confluence
8 5 (9.09%) Office 365
8 5 (9.09%) Resource Management
9 4 (7.27%) Process Improvement
9 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration

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 5 (9.09%) Confluence
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.64%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (3.64%) Primavera
1 2 (3.64%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.82%) HFM
2 1 (1.82%) Magento
2 1 (1.82%) SAP MDG
2 1 (1.82%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.82%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (3.64%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) IaaS
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.64%) PaaS
2 2 (3.64%) SaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) GitHub
3 1 (1.82%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Skype
2 1 (1.82%) DNS
2 1 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (1.82%) LAN
2 1 (1.82%) PSTN
2 1 (1.82%) SNMP
2 1 (1.82%) VLAN
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
2 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) EDMS
1 2 (3.64%) Power BI
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) JIRA
2 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.82%) Hudson
3 1 (1.82%) LSMW
General
1 10 (18.18%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (5.45%) Games
3 3 (5.45%) Retail
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.82%) Law
Job Titles
1 29 (52.73%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.73%) Analyst
3 5 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 5 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Migration Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Migration Project Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Senior Manager
4 4 (7.27%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (5.45%) Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.45%) Scrum Master
5 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.64%) Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) CRM Manager
6 2 (3.64%) CRM Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Data Manager
6 2 (3.64%) ERP Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Finance Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.64%) Middleware
2 1 (1.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Life Science
2 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.82%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) LIMS
5 1 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.82%) RIA
5 1 (1.82%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Unix
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (16.36%) Business Analysis
4 8 (14.55%) Waterfall
5 7 (12.73%) Change Management
5 7 (12.73%) ERP
5 7 (12.73%) Risk Management
6 6 (10.91%) Migration
6 6 (10.91%) Scrum
7 5 (9.09%) CRM
7 5 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.09%) Validation
8 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.27%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (7.27%) Process Improvement
8 4 (7.27%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 4 (7.27%) TDD
8 4 (7.27%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) Java
2 2 (3.64%) C++
2 2 (3.64%) Perl
2 2 (3.64%) Python
3 1 (1.82%) C
3 1 (1.82%) C#
3 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.82%) PHP
3 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.82%) Ruby
3 1 (1.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.45%) PMP
3 2 (3.64%) ISEB
3 2 (3.64%) PhD
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.82%) CBAP
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.82%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.55%) PMO
2 2 (3.64%) GMP
2 2 (3.64%) GxP
3 1 (1.82%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (1.82%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.82%) GAMP
3 1 (1.82%) GDPR
3 1 (1.82%) IFRS
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.82%) Ansible
2 1 (1.82%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle
3 5 (9.09%) SAP
4 3 (5.45%) Atlassian
5 2 (3.64%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.82%) Ariba
6 1 (1.82%) Aruba
6 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco
6 1 (1.82%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (1.82%) Talend
6 1 (1.82%) VMware