Period
to 8 August 2020

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 8 August 2020 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
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 17 12 12
Rank change year-on-year -5 0 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 34 100 78
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 8.85% 8.55% 7.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.91% 9.82% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 57 48
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £323 £258
90th Percentile £600 £588 £549
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 - £32.50
10th Percentile £39.00 - £16.38
90th Percentile £71.00 - £52.75
East of England median hourly rate £29.04 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -38.87% +35.71% +37.25%

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 343 1,018 935
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 89.32% 87.08% 86.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 571 478
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £263
90th Percentile £650 £633 £588
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 99 87
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.57% - -46.97%
10th Percentile £13.86 £10.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £46.50 £50.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate £25.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +45.71% - -32.69%

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 8 August 2020.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Project Management in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Hourly rate histogram 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 8 August 2020. 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 +10 28 £450 - 5
Peterborough -1 2 £392 -4.97% 2
Huntingdon -2 1 £650 +73.33% 1
Project Management
East of England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Project Delivery
4 7 (20.59%) Data Science
4 7 (20.59%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (17.65%) Analytics
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.76%) Project Governance
7 4 (11.76%) Finance
7 4 (11.76%) PMP
8 3 (8.82%) PhD
8 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (8.82%) Windows
8 3 (8.82%) Python
8 3 (8.82%) C
8 3 (8.82%) C++
8 3 (8.82%) Java
8 3 (8.82%) VBA
8 3 (8.82%) CMMI
8 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
8 3 (8.82%) Machine Learning
8 3 (8.82%) QA Automation
8 3 (8.82%) Biostatistics
8 3 (8.82%) Informatics
8 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
8 3 (8.82%) QA
8 3 (8.82%) Spotfire

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 1 (2.94%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) AWS
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Broadband
1 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
1 1 (2.94%) LAN
1 1 (2.94%) Skype
1 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Spotfire
2 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.94%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ER Studio
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (8.82%) Public Sector
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Project Manager
2 8 (23.53%) IT Manager
2 8 (23.53%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (14.71%) Data Science Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Junior
5 2 (5.88%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Service Assurance Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Service Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Shiny
2 2 (5.88%) Middleware
3 1 (2.94%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.88%) Reference Data
1 2 (5.88%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) PRINCE2
2 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (23.53%) Project Delivery
4 7 (20.59%) Artificial Intelligence
4 7 (20.59%) Data Science
5 6 (17.65%) Analytics
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (11.76%) Project Governance
7 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.82%) CMMI
8 3 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
8 3 (8.82%) Decision-Making
8 3 (8.82%) Informatics
8 3 (8.82%) Machine Learning
8 3 (8.82%) QA Automation
8 3 (8.82%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (8.82%) Statistical Computing
8 3 (8.82%) Test Management
8 3 (8.82%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C
1 3 (8.82%) C++
1 3 (8.82%) Java
1 3 (8.82%) Python
1 3 (8.82%) R
1 3 (8.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) PMP
2 3 (8.82%) DV Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.82%) PhD
2 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) APMP
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ECDL
3 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
2 2 (5.88%) PMO
3 1 (2.94%) ITGC
3 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Concur
2 1 (2.94%) IDERA
2 1 (2.94%) MicroStrategy