The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Project Manager
Rank 63 66 65
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Project Manager 10 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.23% 0.96% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.07% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
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£450 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £44.90 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £44.90 -
% change year-on-year
+0.22% -
Senior 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
749 844 819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 91.90% 89.79% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 402 446
Average daily rate £390 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 58 32
Average hourly rate £16.00 £31.56 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.29% +125.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £11.12 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Senior Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Project Manager in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Senior Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Project Manager across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Senior Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Senior Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Senior Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Senior Project Manager
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 Senior Project Manager within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
Chester +11 2 - -
Warrington -11 2 £660 - 1
Wilmslow - - - -
Senior Project Manager
North West

Senior Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior Project Manager in their job title 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 with Senior Project Manager in their job title.

1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (37.50%) Project Management
4 9 (22.50%) ITIL
4 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2
5 7 (17.50%) SAP
5 7 (17.50%) Retail
5 7 (17.50%) Migration
6 6 (15.00%) ERP
6 6 (15.00%) Change Management
7 5 (12.50%) MS Project
7 5 (12.50%) Matrix Management
8 4 (10.00%) SAP ERP
8 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) RedPrairie
8 4 (10.00%) Local Government
8 4 (10.00%) LAN
8 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
8 4 (10.00%) WAN
8 4 (10.00%) JDA
8 4 (10.00%) SAP EWM
9 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (7.50%) Legal
9 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.50%) Banking
9 3 (7.50%) Scrum
9 3 (7.50%) Information Security

Senior Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Senior Project Manager in their job title 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 with Senior Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (10.00%) SAP ERP
1 4 (10.00%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) LAN
1 4 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (5.00%) MGW
2 2 (5.00%) H.323
2 2 (5.00%) PSTN
2 2 (5.00%) VoIP
General
1 20 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Retail
3 4 (10.00%) Local Government
3 4 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.50%) Legal
4 3 (7.50%) Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Advertising
6 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) UNIX
1 1 (2.50%) Linux
1 1 (2.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (37.50%) Project Management
3 9 (22.50%) ITIL
3 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.50%) Migration
5 6 (15.00%) ERP
5 6 (15.00%) Change Management
6 5 (12.50%) Matrix Management
7 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.50%) Scrum
7 3 (7.50%) Information Security
7 3 (7.50%) Supplier Management
8 2 (5.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.00%) DSDM
8 2 (5.00%) People Management
9 1 (2.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Project Planning
9 1 (2.50%) TOGAF
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) SAP
2 4 (10.00%) RedPrairie
2 4 (10.00%) JDA
3 2 (5.00%) Avaya
3 2 (5.00%) Verint