The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheshire region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 23 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 52 98 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.51% 8.60% 7.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.99% 9.01% 8.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 68 38
Median daily rate £410 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £369 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £615 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £21.05 - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £35.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.79% +19.31%
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
744 1088 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.12% 95.52% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 739 388
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 45 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 £22.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Chester 0 9 £500 +17.64% 1
Knutsford +2 6 £390 -8.23%
Warrington -9 6 £300 -42.16% 3
Macclesfield -1 3 £430 +1.17% 1
Crewe +11 2 £165 -
Northwich - 1 £320 -
Winsford - 1 £400 -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 Project Manager in the job title.

1 51 (41.13%) Project Management
2 48 (38.71%) Finance
3 36 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (24.19%) Migration
5 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (14.52%) Banking
7 16 (12.90%) PRINCE2
8 15 (12.10%) Change Management
8 15 (12.10%) Data Centre
9 13 (10.48%) Security Cleared
10 10 (8.06%) Unix
10 10 (8.06%) SC Cleared
11 9 (7.26%) Windows
11 9 (7.26%) MS Project
11 9 (7.26%) Coaching
12 8 (6.45%) Cisco
12 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
12 8 (6.45%) PMI Certification
12 8 (6.45%) Data Migration
12 8 (6.45%) Office 365
13 7 (5.65%) Programme Management
13 7 (5.65%) Avaya
13 7 (5.65%) AIX
13 7 (5.65%) Oracle
13 7 (5.65%) Linux
13 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
13 7 (5.65%) IVR
14 6 (4.84%) Windows 10
14 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
14 6 (4.84%) Scrum

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (1.61%) Apache
2 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.81%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.81%) CMS
3 1 (0.81%) IIS
3 1 (0.81%) SAS
3 1 (0.81%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.81%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) MS Project
2 7 (5.65%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.03%) MS Office
5 4 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.81%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.45%) Office 365
2 5 (4.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.23%) Firewall
2 3 (2.42%) 2G
2 3 (2.42%) 3G
2 3 (2.42%) 4G
2 3 (2.42%) GSM
2 3 (2.42%) LTE
2 3 (2.42%) Radio Access Network
2 3 (2.42%) UMTS
3 2 (1.61%) DHCP
3 2 (1.61%) LAN
3 2 (1.61%) Network Security
3 2 (1.61%) VoIP
3 2 (1.61%) WAN
4 1 (0.81%) ATM
4 1 (0.81%) CTI
4 1 (0.81%) H.323
4 1 (0.81%) MPLS
4 1 (0.81%) NAS
4 1 (0.81%) SAN
4 1 (0.81%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.61%) DB2
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.81%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (2.42%) Vagrant
2 2 (1.61%) JIRA
3 1 (0.81%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 48 (38.71%) Finance
2 18 (14.52%) Banking
3 6 (4.84%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 5 (4.03%) Local Government
5 2 (1.61%) Legal
5 2 (1.61%) Marketing
5 2 (1.61%) Retail
6 1 (0.81%) German Language
6 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.81%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) .NET
1 1 (0.81%) Middleware
1 1 (0.81%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.10%) Data Centre
2 7 (5.65%) IVR
3 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.42%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.42%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.42%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (2.42%) PKI
3 3 (2.42%) PMI
3 3 (2.42%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.61%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
5 1 (0.81%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.81%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.81%) NHS
5 1 (0.81%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.81%) User Experience
5 1 (0.81%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.06%) Unix
2 9 (7.26%) Windows
3 7 (5.65%) AIX
3 7 (5.65%) Linux
4 6 (4.84%) Windows 10
5 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.61%) Solaris
6 1 (0.81%) Android
6 1 (0.81%) CentOS
6 1 (0.81%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (41.13%) Project Management
2 36 (29.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (24.19%) Migration
4 26 (20.97%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.90%) PRINCE2
6 15 (12.10%) Change Management
7 9 (7.26%) Coaching
8 8 (6.45%) Data Migration
9 7 (5.65%) Programme Management
10 6 (4.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (4.84%) Scrum
10 6 (4.84%) Supplier Management
10 6 (4.84%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.03%) Budgeting and Forecasting
11 5 (4.03%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (4.03%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.03%) SIEM
12 4 (3.23%) ETL
12 4 (3.23%) Matrix Organization
12 4 (3.23%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.84%) C
2 3 (2.42%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.42%) SQL
3 2 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (10.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.45%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.03%) PMP
5 3 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.61%) Degree
6 2 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.81%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.23%) QA
1 4 (3.23%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.81%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.81%) SEPA
2 1 (0.81%) TARGET2
System Software
1 6 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.42%) Puppet
1 3 (2.42%) SCCM
1 3 (2.42%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.81%) vRealize
Vendors
1 8 (6.45%) Cisco
1 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.65%) Avaya
2 7 (5.65%) Oracle
3 5 (4.03%) Citrix
4 4 (3.23%) Hyperion
5 3 (2.42%) ArcSight
5 3 (2.42%) Ericsson
5 3 (2.42%) Huawei
5 3 (2.42%) IBM
5 3 (2.42%) Nokia
5 3 (2.42%) Nokia Networks
6 2 (1.61%) Adobe
6 2 (1.61%) BT
6 2 (1.61%) EMC
6 2 (1.61%) HP
6 2 (1.61%) LogRhythm
6 2 (1.61%) SAP
6 2 (1.61%) Sourcefire
6 2 (1.61%) Tripwire
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