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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 11 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 95 60 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 9.67% 7.48% 11.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.82% 10.10% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 25 38
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£425 £390 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £391 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.23% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £28.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+16.52% -17.85%
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
804 594 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.87% 74.06% 74.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 307 249
Average daily rate £400 £390 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 28
Average hourly rate £33.00 £34.00 £35.03
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.62 £14.40 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.16% -14.51%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015. 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
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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
Warrington +15 29 £460 +18.70% 2
Macclesfield +3 17 £380 -14.84% 6
Chester -9 11 £350 +89.18% 4
Knutsford -8 5 £413 -12.23% 1
Alderley Edge - 2 - -
Crewe - 1 - - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £275 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Project 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 Project Management.

1 81 (39.32%) Finance
2 48 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (22.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (21.84%) Pharmaceutical
5 39 (18.93%) Banking
6 38 (18.45%) PRINCE2
7 27 (13.11%) Microsoft
8 26 (12.62%) Migration
9 19 (9.22%) MS Excel
9 19 (9.22%) Risk Management
10 17 (8.25%) Manufacturing
10 17 (8.25%) PMI Certification
11 16 (7.77%) ITIL
11 16 (7.77%) Service Delivery
12 15 (7.28%) Business Analysis
12 15 (7.28%) Degree
12 15 (7.28%) Waterfall
13 14 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (6.80%) Change Management
13 14 (6.80%) Windows
13 14 (6.80%) MS Project
14 13 (6.31%) Telecoms
14 13 (6.31%) Coaching
15 12 (5.83%) PMP
15 12 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 12 (5.83%) MS Office
16 11 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (5.34%) Agile Project Management
17 10 (4.85%) SDLC
17 10 (4.85%) Retail

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Project 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.94%) Confluence
3 2 (0.97%) ArcGIS
3 2 (0.97%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (0.49%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.80%) MS Project
3 12 (5.83%) MS Office
4 10 (4.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (1.94%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.97%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (2.43%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle HRMS
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.97%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.49%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.49%) TrackWise
5 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.94%) SaaS
2 1 (0.49%) Office 365
2 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.94%) WAN
1 4 (1.94%) 4G
2 3 (1.46%) DHCP
2 3 (1.46%) DNS
2 3 (1.46%) LAN
3 2 (0.97%) Internet
3 2 (0.97%) Firewall
3 2 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (0.97%) Wireless
4 1 (0.49%) Cisco ICM
4 1 (0.49%) UMTS
4 1 (0.49%) ATM
4 1 (0.49%) Broadband
4 1 (0.49%) GSM
4 1 (0.49%) SAN
4 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.88%) Big Data
2 4 (1.94%) QlikView
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.49%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.49%) MS Access
3 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.40%) JIRA
2 5 (2.43%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.46%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.46%) Subversion
3 3 (1.46%) Maven
3 3 (1.46%) FishEye
3 3 (1.46%) Gradle
3 3 (1.46%) Artifactory
3 3 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.97%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.97%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.97%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.49%) Rational DOORS
General
1 81 (39.32%) Finance
2 45 (21.84%) Pharmaceutical
3 39 (18.93%) Banking
4 17 (8.25%) Manufacturing
5 13 (6.31%) Telecoms
6 10 (4.85%) Retail
7 8 (3.88%) Legal
8 7 (3.40%) Billing
9 6 (2.91%) Retail Banking
10 4 (1.94%) Local Government
11 2 (0.97%) Marketing
11 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.49%) Back Office
12 1 (0.49%) Automotive
12 1 (0.49%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.49%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.49%) German Language
Job Titles
1 99 (48.06%) Project Manager
2 41 (19.90%) Analyst
3 28 (13.59%) Business Analyst
4 14 (6.80%) Architect
5 12 (5.83%) Business Manager
6 11 (5.34%) IT Project Manager
7 9 (4.37%) Infrastructure Manager
7 9 (4.37%) Consultant
7 9 (4.37%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 8 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (3.88%) Developer
9 7 (3.40%) Change Manager
9 7 (3.40%) Business Project Manager
9 7 (3.40%) PMO Analyst
10 6 (2.91%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 6 (2.91%) Technical Manager
10 6 (2.91%) Service Manager
10 6 (2.91%) Technical Project Manager
10 6 (2.91%) Data Architect
11 5 (2.43%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.94%) HTML
2 2 (0.97%) Dojo
2 2 (0.97%) Web Services
2 2 (0.97%) Spring
3 1 (0.49%) Java SE
3 1 (0.49%) Java EE
3 1 (0.49%) HTML5
3 1 (0.49%) .NET
3 1 (0.49%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (3.88%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.40%) PMI
3 7 (3.40%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.43%) Performance Metrics
4 5 (2.43%) Informatics
5 4 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.97%) IVR
6 2 (0.97%) Mobile Payment
6 2 (0.97%) User Experience
6 2 (0.97%) GIS
7 1 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.49%) Biometrics
7 1 (0.49%) CESG
7 1 (0.49%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.49%) Life Science
7 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.49%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.80%) Windows
2 7 (3.40%) Linux
3 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.97%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (22.82%) Stakeholder Management
3 38 (18.45%) PRINCE2
4 26 (12.62%) Migration
5 19 (9.22%) Risk Management
6 16 (7.77%) Service Delivery
6 16 (7.77%) ITIL
7 15 (7.28%) Business Analysis
7 15 (7.28%) Waterfall
8 14 (6.80%) Change Management
9 13 (6.31%) Coaching
10 11 (5.34%) Agile Project Management
10 11 (5.34%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (4.85%) SDLC
12 9 (4.37%) Workflow
12 9 (4.37%) Process Management
12 9 (4.37%) Supplier Management
12 9 (4.37%) Project Planning
12 9 (4.37%) Time Management
13 8 (3.88%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.88%) Java
2 4 (1.94%) C
2 4 (1.94%) SQL
3 3 (1.46%) C++
3 3 (1.46%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.46%) Perl
3 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
3 3 (1.46%) Python
3 3 (1.46%) Objective-C
4 2 (0.97%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (8.25%) PMI Certification
2 15 (7.28%) Degree
3 12 (5.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (5.83%) PMP
4 5 (2.43%) Security Cleared
5 4 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.97%) MCITP
6 2 (0.97%) MCP
6 2 (0.97%) MCSE
6 2 (0.97%) ISEB
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.49%) CCIE
7 1 (0.49%) CAPM
7 1 (0.49%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
7 1 (0.49%) APMP
7 1 (0.49%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.88%) GxP
2 6 (2.91%) SLA
3 5 (2.43%) GMP
4 4 (1.94%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 4 (1.94%) QA
4 4 (1.94%) P3O
5 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.97%) COBIT
7 1 (0.49%) GAAP
7 1 (0.49%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.49%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (1.46%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.49%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) SCCM
2 2 (0.97%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.97%) TIBCO Hawk
2 2 (0.97%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.49%) Oozie
Vendors
1 27 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.40%) Oracle
3 5 (2.43%) SAP
3 5 (2.43%) Cisco
3 5 (2.43%) VMware
4 4 (1.94%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.46%) HP
5 3 (1.46%) Citrix
6 2 (0.97%) Juniper
6 2 (0.97%) Nokia
6 2 (0.97%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.97%) TippingPoint
6 2 (0.97%) F5
6 2 (0.97%) ArcSight
6 2 (0.97%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.97%) webMethods
6 2 (0.97%) McAfee
6 2 (0.97%) ESRI
6 2 (0.97%) Blue Coat
6 2 (0.97%) Cyber-Ark
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