The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 7 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 80 79 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 11.94% 7.91% 8.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.26% 9.85% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 58 38
Median daily rate £450 £434 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.74% +15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £297 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £20.33 £55.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.03% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.60
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +9.94%
Project 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
561 802 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.73% 80.28% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 558 313
Median daily rate £413 £450 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 38
Median hourly rate £19.64 £18.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.85 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £25.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Warrington +1 40 £463 +2.77% 3
Chester -2 13 £425 +18.54% 2
Crewe - 5 - - 2
Macclesfield 0 3 - - 1
Knutsford +1 2 £400 -7.24%
Winsford - 2 £400 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 58 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.01%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (25.95%) Finance
4 33 (25.19%) Microsoft
5 29 (22.14%) Waterfall
6 27 (20.61%) MS Office
7 26 (19.85%) MS Excel
8 25 (19.08%) MS PowerPoint
9 24 (18.32%) Windows
10 23 (17.56%) MS Visio
11 20 (15.27%) Security Cleared
12 19 (14.50%) Migration
13 17 (12.98%) Banking
14 16 (12.21%) JIRA
14 16 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (11.45%) Change Control
15 15 (11.45%) Configuration Management
15 15 (11.45%) Change Management
16 14 (10.69%) Service Delivery
16 14 (10.69%) Active Directory
17 13 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
17 13 (9.92%) Supplier Management
17 13 (9.92%) SC Cleared
17 13 (9.92%) Agile Project Management
18 11 (8.40%) Degree
18 11 (8.40%) Programme Management
18 11 (8.40%) Coaching
19 10 (7.63%) Computer Science
19 10 (7.63%) QA
20 9 (6.87%) Wiki

Project Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.53%) Apache
1 2 (1.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.76%) SAS
2 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (20.61%) MS Office
2 26 (19.85%) MS Excel
3 25 (19.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 23 (17.56%) MS Visio
5 8 (6.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.76%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) IaaS
1 4 (3.05%) SaaS
2 3 (2.29%) PaaS
3 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.34%) Firewall
2 5 (3.82%) LAN
2 5 (3.82%) WAN
3 4 (3.05%) GSM
3 4 (3.05%) UMTS
4 3 (2.29%) BIG-IP
4 3 (2.29%) DNS
4 3 (2.29%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (2.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (2.29%) Internet
4 3 (2.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.53%) Intranet
5 2 (1.53%) IPsec
5 2 (1.53%) Kerberos
5 2 (1.53%) SAN
5 2 (1.53%) SSL
6 1 (0.76%) DHCP
6 1 (0.76%) Network Security
6 1 (0.76%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.29%) GIS
2 3 (2.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.53%) Big Data
3 2 (1.53%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.53%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.76%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.76%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.76%) SAS EBI
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (12.21%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 34 (25.95%) Finance
2 17 (12.98%) Banking
3 6 (4.58%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (3.05%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.05%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.29%) Marketing
6 2 (1.53%) Legal
6 2 (1.53%) Local Government
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (28.24%) Project Manager
2 22 (16.79%) Delivery Manager
3 18 (13.74%) Analyst
4 12 (9.16%) Business Analyst
5 9 (6.87%) Architect
6 8 (6.11%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 8 (6.11%) Technical Manager
7 7 (5.34%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Senior Business Analyst
7 7 (5.34%) Service Manager
7 7 (5.34%) Services Delivery Manager
8 6 (4.58%) IT Manager
8 6 (4.58%) Migration Manager
8 6 (4.58%) Migration Project Manager
9 5 (3.82%) Applications Architect
9 5 (3.82%) Design Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Developer
9 5 (3.82%) Digital Project Manager
9 5 (3.82%) Implementation Engineer
9 5 (3.82%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.05%) .NET
2 3 (2.29%) ASP.NET
2 3 (2.29%) CSS
2 3 (2.29%) HTML
2 3 (2.29%) Middleware
3 2 (1.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (1.53%) Entity Framework
3 2 (1.53%) NHibernate
3 2 (1.53%) SAML
3 2 (1.53%) WCF
3 2 (1.53%) Web Services
4 1 (0.76%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.76%) Ajax
4 1 (0.76%) DHTML
4 1 (0.76%) Gherkin
4 1 (0.76%) jQuery
4 1 (0.76%) MDX
4 1 (0.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.63%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.87%) Wiki
4 6 (4.58%) Blackberry
4 6 (4.58%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.58%) NHS
5 5 (3.82%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.05%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.53%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (1.53%) User Experience
8 1 (0.76%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.76%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.76%) Social Media
8 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (18.32%) Windows
2 6 (4.58%) Unix
2 6 (4.58%) Windows Phone
2 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (4.58%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (3.82%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.05%) Linux
5 3 (2.29%) AIX
5 3 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (44.27%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (29.01%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (22.14%) Waterfall
4 19 (14.50%) Migration
5 15 (11.45%) Change Control
5 15 (11.45%) Change Management
5 15 (11.45%) Configuration Management
6 14 (10.69%) Service Delivery
7 13 (9.92%) Agile Project Management
7 13 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (9.92%) Supplier Management
8 11 (8.40%) Coaching
8 11 (8.40%) Programme Management
9 9 (6.87%) Business Analysis
9 9 (6.87%) ITIL
9 9 (6.87%) Scrum
10 8 (6.11%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (6.11%) Data Migration
10 8 (6.11%) ITSM
10 8 (6.11%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.34%) SQL
2 4 (3.05%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.29%) C#
3 3 (2.29%) Java
4 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.76%) PHP
5 1 (0.76%) Python
5 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.76%) VB
5 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (15.27%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.92%) SC Cleared
3 11 (8.40%) Degree
4 5 (3.82%) MCSE
4 5 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.05%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (2.29%) RHCSA
7 1 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) QA
2 3 (2.29%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.76%) P3O
4 1 (0.76%) SEPA
4 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) AirWatch
1 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.76%) Netcool
2 1 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.76%) Puppet
2 1 (0.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (25.19%) Microsoft
2 8 (6.11%) Oracle
3 4 (3.05%) Citrix
3 4 (3.05%) SAP
4 3 (2.29%) F5
4 3 (2.29%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.29%) Veritas
5 2 (1.53%) Apple
5 2 (1.53%) HP
5 2 (1.53%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.53%) Workday
6 1 (0.76%) FireEye
6 1 (0.76%) Fortinet
6 1 (0.76%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.76%) MuleSoft
6 1 (0.76%) SaltStack
6 1 (0.76%) Symantec
6 1 (0.76%) Tableau
6 1 (0.76%) Talend
6 1 (0.76%) Twitter
Crewe, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
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