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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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.

Project Management
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 26 39 16
Rank change year-on-year +13 -23 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 52 21 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 6.71% 3.37% 8.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.64% 3.71% 9.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 13 26
10th Percentile £331 £320 £239
25th Percentile £413 £350 £364
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £375 £450
Median % change year-on-year +26.67% -16.67% -
75th Percentile £566 £438 £500
90th Percentile £596 £483 £600
East of England median daily rate £495 £425 £444
% change year-on-year +16.47% -4.23% -1.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £31.50 £19.25 -
Median hourly rate £38.50 £19.50 £75.00
Median % change year-on-year +97.44% -74.00% -
75th Percentile £46.00 £19.75 -
90th Percentile - - -
East of England median hourly rate £27.00 £32.00 £23.08
% change year-on-year -15.63% +38.68% -47.26%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 681 566 332
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 87.87% 90.71% 90.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 288 213
10th Percentile £230 £151 £246
25th Percentile £363 £269 £332
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £400 £450
Median % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11% -
75th Percentile £575 £501 £550
90th Percentile £675 £591 £635
East of England median daily rate £485 £425 £444
% change year-on-year +14.12% -4.33% -1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 186 24
10th Percentile £13.25 - £13.08
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.25 £14.09
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £15.50
Median % change year-on-year +7.41% -12.90% -11.43%
75th Percentile £20.56 £16.00 £21.56
90th Percentile £34.43 £19.88 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £20.50 £13.50 £22.25
% change year-on-year +51.85% -39.33% +30.88%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Cambridgeshire

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Daily rate trend for Project Management in Cambridgeshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Project Management in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Project Management in Cambridgeshire

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Hourly rate trend for Project Management in Cambridgeshire

Project Management
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 Project Management 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 +13 32 £475 +26.67% 14
Peterborough -2 12 £550 - 2
St Neots - 2 £425 -
Project Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 25 (48.08%) Social Skills
2 21 (40.38%) Agile
3 20 (38.46%) Finance
4 17 (32.69%) Degree
5 16 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (26.92%) Change Management
7 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (19.23%) PRINCE2
9 10 (19.23%) Project Delivery
9 10 (19.23%) PMO
10 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (15.38%) Coaching
10 8 (15.38%) Waterfall
10 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
10 8 (15.38%) Scrum
10 8 (15.38%) JIRA
11 7 (13.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
11 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
13 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Project
13 5 (9.62%) Collaborative Working
13 5 (9.62%) Business Case
13 5 (9.62%) Matrix Organization
14 4 (7.69%) Palo Alto
14 4 (7.69%) NIST
14 4 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
14 4 (7.69%) SaaS

Project Management
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 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) Confluence
2 2 (3.85%) SAS
2 2 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Bankmaster
1 1 (1.92%) SAP MDG
1 1 (1.92%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) SaaS
2 3 (5.77%) Mimecast
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (3.85%) Skype
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco ISE
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) LAN
3 1 (1.92%) MPLS
3 1 (1.92%) SD-WAN
3 1 (1.92%) VoIP
3 1 (1.92%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.92%) Wireless
3 1 (1.92%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) Bitbucket
2 2 (3.85%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) JMeter
2 2 (3.85%) Postman
2 2 (3.85%) Selenium
2 2 (3.85%) TestComplete
2 2 (3.85%) TestRail
General
1 25 (48.08%) Social Skills
2 20 (38.46%) Finance
3 13 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (23.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (7.69%) Legal
6 3 (5.77%) Organisational Skills
7 2 (3.85%) Automotive
7 2 (3.85%) Banking
7 2 (3.85%) Electronics
7 2 (3.85%) Law
7 2 (3.85%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (3.85%) Marketing
7 2 (3.85%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.92%) Games
8 1 (1.92%) Influencing Skills
8 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (9.62%) Senior Manager
2 5 (9.62%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (5.77%) Head of Information
3 3 (5.77%) Head of Information Security
3 3 (5.77%) Head of Security
4 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk Project Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Manual Tester
4 2 (3.85%) Project Office Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Project Support Consultant
4 2 (3.85%) Risk Project Manager
4 2 (3.85%) SAS Programmer
4 2 (3.85%) SAS Statistical Programmer
4 2 (3.85%) Senior Statistical Programmer
4 2 (3.85%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (3.85%) Statistical Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.77%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (5.77%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.85%) Biotechnology
3 2 (3.85%) CMDB
3 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.85%) Life Science
3 2 (3.85%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.92%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Windows
1 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (40.38%) Agile
2 16 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (26.92%) Change Management
4 10 (19.23%) PRINCE2
4 10 (19.23%) Project Delivery
5 8 (15.38%) Coaching
5 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (15.38%) Scrum
5 8 (15.38%) Waterfall
6 7 (13.46%) Risk Management
6 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 5 (9.62%) Business Case
7 5 (9.62%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (9.62%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (7.69%) Data Collection
8 4 (7.69%) Kanban
8 4 (7.69%) Performance Management
8 4 (7.69%) Project Governance
8 4 (7.69%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.85%) R
2 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (32.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) CISSP
2 3 (5.77%) ISACA
3 2 (3.85%) APMP
3 2 (3.85%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.92%) CCDP
4 1 (1.92%) CCNA
4 1 (1.92%) CCNP
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.92%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (19.23%) PMO
2 4 (7.69%) NIST
2 4 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (5.77%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (3.85%) GxP
5 1 (1.92%) COBIT
5 1 (1.92%) GDPR
5 1 (1.92%) NEBOSH
5 1 (1.92%) P3O
5 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.92%) Observium
2 1 (1.92%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 4 (7.69%) Palo Alto
2 3 (5.77%) FireEye
2 3 (5.77%) Proofpoint
2 3 (5.77%) SAP
2 3 (5.77%) Symantec
2 3 (5.77%) Zscaler
3 2 (3.85%) MuleSoft
4 1 (1.92%) Cisco
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) Infoblox
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.92%) SolarWinds