The table below looks at the statistics for Demand Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Demand Management over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Demand Management
Rank 64 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Demand Management 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.65% 0.13% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £250 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £394
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.81 - -
Demand Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
750 602 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.17% 79.84% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 371 343
Average daily rate £425 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 46
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Demand Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Demand Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Demand Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Demand Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Demand Management across the Cheshire region.

Demand Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Demand Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Demand Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Demand Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Demand Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Demand Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 2 £475 -
Chester - 1 £375 -
Demand Management
North West

Demand Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Demand Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Demand Management.

1 7 (77.78%) Capacity Management
2 6 (66.67%) Banking
3 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
3 5 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
3 5 (55.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 5 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
6 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 2 (22.22%) Web Operations
6 2 (22.22%) Contactless
6 2 (22.22%) Android
6 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
6 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
6 2 (22.22%) Validation
6 2 (22.22%) Service Management
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) Perl
6 2 (22.22%) ITIL
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Windows
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
6 2 (22.22%) Internet
6 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
7 1 (11.11%) CRM
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management

Demand Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Demand Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Demand Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Internet
General
1 6 (66.67%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Environment Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Test Environment Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
2 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Java Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Incident and Problem Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Contactless
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Android
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Capacity Management
2 5 (55.56%) Non-Functional Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) Risk Management
2 5 (55.56%) System Integration Testing
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) Web Operations
5 1 (11.11%) Resource Management
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Usability Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center