Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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.

Microsoft Project
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 73 92
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19 -3
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 12 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.84% 0.89% 1.02%
As % of the Applications category 8.00% 10.42% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 7
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £340 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.42% +22.58% +40.91%
10th Percentile £192 £211 £185
90th Percentile £648 £512 £521
East of England median daily rate £380 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -10.59% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £28.27 £39.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year -27.53% -3.70% +145.45%

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 150 96 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 10.56% 8.54% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 33 43
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £250 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% - -
10th Percentile £145 £126 £130
90th Percentile £489 £488 £417
East of England median daily rate £325 £313 £320
% change year-on-year +4.00% -2.34% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 30
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.50 £11.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.09% -4.17% -43.53%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.05 £8.98
90th Percentile £23.40 £17.48 £18.78
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +10.00% -9.09%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Cambridgeshire

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor 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 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
Cambridge +1 10 £340 -28.42% 3
Microsoft Project
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Project 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) JIRA
4 4 (33.33%) SaaS
4 4 (33.33%) PaaS
4 4 (33.33%) Confluence
4 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
4 4 (33.33%) SAP
4 4 (33.33%) DSDM
4 4 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (25.00%) Business Forecasting
5 3 (25.00%) ERP
5 3 (25.00%) Degree
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (8.33%) Order to Cash
7 1 (8.33%) Coaching
7 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (8.33%) PMO
7 1 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
7 1 (8.33%) Management Information System

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 4 (33.33%) Confluence
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project Server
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) PaaS
1 4 (33.33%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (25.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Change and Release Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Implementation Manager
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) ERP Manager
4 1 (8.33%) HR Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planner
4 1 (8.33%) Release Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) SAP XI
1 1 (8.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Life Science
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 4 (33.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 4 (33.33%) DSDM
4 4 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 3 (25.00%) Business Forecasting
5 3 (25.00%) ERP
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Coaching
7 1 (8.33%) Order to Cash
7 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
7 1 (8.33%) Release Management
7 1 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
7 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Progress
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com