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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Microsoft Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Project over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 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.

Microsoft Project
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 66 54 43
Rank change year-on-year -12 -11 +36
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 6 6 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.77% 0.96% 0.54%
As % of the Applications category 9.68% 8.70% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
10th Percentile - £286 £181
25th Percentile £625 £335 £190
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £650 £375 £205
Median % change year-on-year +73.33% +82.93% -34.40%
75th Percentile £675 £397 £220
90th Percentile - £414 £229
East of England median daily rate £545 £373 £455
% change year-on-year +46.31% -18.13% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £85.00 £19.50 -
% change year-on-year +335.90% - -

Microsoft Project is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 62 69 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 8.00% 11.06% 10.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 32 22
10th Percentile £172 £138 £123
25th Percentile £205 £177 £191
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £313 £338 £356
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% -5.26% -3.06%
75th Percentile £438 £428 £525
90th Percentile £479 £464 -
East of England median daily rate £325 £310 £325
% change year-on-year +4.84% -4.62% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 6
10th Percentile £15.01 £11.85 £12.31
25th Percentile £16.17 £13.15 £14.25
Median hourly rate £33.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median % change year-on-year +144.44% -6.90% +11.97%
75th Percentile £46.00 £16.61 £14.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £40.62 £17.75
East of England median hourly rate £37.00 £13.75 £18.25
% change year-on-year +169.09% -24.66% +25.86%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Project in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Project in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Project
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 Microsoft Project within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridge +1 4 £650 +154.90%
Microsoft Project
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Project 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
1 5 (83.33%) Agile
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) JIRA
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Project Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Social Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Business Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Release Train
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
4 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (33.33%) GxP
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery

Microsoft Project
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 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (33.33%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Lead
3 1 (16.67%) Market Risk Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SaaS Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Migration Lead
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Risk Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (16.67%) Market Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 3 (50.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Project Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Business Strategy
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Credit Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (33.33%) Release Train
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Workflow
5 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) GxP
2 1 (16.67%) P3O
2 1 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP