Period
to 9 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Senior Project Manager
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 95 83
Rank change year-on-year +22 -12 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 9 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.80% 0.21% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.23% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £500 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £410 £550 £525
90th Percentile £545 £550 £575
East of England median daily rate £540 £520 £500
% change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1,063 1,323 1,099
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.90% 94.23% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 660 516
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -4.61%
10th Percentile £250 £200 £169
90th Percentile £575 £538 £525
East of England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 133 113
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £37.50 £26.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.67% +39.53% +58.09%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.50 £10.85
90th Percentile £49.75 £49.75 £47.35
East of England median hourly rate £17.32 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -7.63% -6.25% -4.76%

Senior Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Senior Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Project Manager in Cambridgeshire

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Project Manager in Cambridgeshire

Senior Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Project Manager in Cambridgeshire

Senior Project Manager
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 Senior Project Manager within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 9 December 2018. 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 +2 5 £513 - 1
Peterborough +17 2 £400 -27.27%
Senior Project Manager
East of England

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, Senior Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Project Manager in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) PMO
3 2 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
3 2 (22.22%) Data Science
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (11.11%) Life Science
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (11.11%) Local Government
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) PMI
4 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Governance

Senior Project Manager Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
1 1 (11.11%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 2 (22.22%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Data Science
3 2 (22.22%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Strategic Thinking
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft