The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Project Manager
Rank 64 60 61
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 3 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.38% 1.55% 0.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.62% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
Median daily rate £235 £483 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.34% +22.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £410 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £520 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £54.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year
-43.51% +29.34%
IT Project Manager
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
741 1113 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.09% 95.62% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 755 397
Median daily rate £388 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 46 73
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.33 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.21% +7.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.23 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.05 £32.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cheshire region that featured IT Project Manager in the job title.

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

IT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IT Project Manager across the Cheshire region.

IT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Hyperion
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) MS Project
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
4 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
4 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (18.18%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
4 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 2 (18.18%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) People Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
5 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) SIEM
5 1 (9.09%) SaaS

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) People Management
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Data Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
1 1 (9.09%) PMP
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Hyperion
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) LogRhythm
2 1 (9.09%) Sourcefire
2 1 (9.09%) Tripwire