Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £391 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

IT Project Manager
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 67 91
Rank change year-on-year -2 +24 -1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 26 16 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.83% 1.42% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 1.51% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 13
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £391 £435 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.06% +5.45% +2.48%
10th Percentile £280 £322 £325
90th Percentile £438 £479 £521
East of England median daily rate £413 £431 £475
% change year-on-year -4.35% -9.21% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £39.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1334 1061 1484
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.88% 94.40% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 503 875
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £199 £168 £225
90th Percentile £531 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +6.45% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 106 127
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +65.85% -18.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £47.13
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £24.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -26.53% +16.67% +5.00%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Cambridgeshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IT Project Manager in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Cambridgeshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Project Manager in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Project Manager in Cambridgeshire

IT Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Project Manager in Cambridgeshire

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough 0 16 £400 +8.11%
Cambridge -4 9 £340 -25.48% 2
IT Project Manager
East of England

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
3 7 (26.92%) Banking
4 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
5 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (11.54%) Legal
6 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
7 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.69%) Marketing
7 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.85%) Big Data
8 1 (3.85%) SDLC
8 1 (3.85%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (3.85%) PMO
8 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
8 1 (3.85%) Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Firewall

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.85%) Smallworld
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Big Data
1 1 (3.85%) GIS
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (26.92%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Legal
4 2 (7.69%) Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Local Government
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
2 5 (19.23%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (7.69%) Change Management
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.85%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.85%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (3.85%) Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.85%) SDLC
6 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PMO