The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 29 March 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.

Project Planning
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 55 60
Rank change year-on-year 0 +5  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 3 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.56% 0.95% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.19% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Median daily rate £485 £495 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.02% +83.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £68.00 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.66% +7.14%  

Project Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 430 503 527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 79.63% 79.59% 79.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 302 268
Median daily rate £400 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 34 55
Median hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +78.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £17.50 £11.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.70 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Project Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Cambridgeshire

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Cambridgeshire

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Cambridgeshire

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +9 2 £450 +13.20%
Huntingdon -6 1 £520 -1.88%
Project Planning
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Project Planning.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) MS Project
2 3 (37.50%) PMO
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) JFC
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS

Project Planning
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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Project
2 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Coordinator
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) PMO Planner
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
4 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) VMware