The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester region that had ICT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
ICT Project Manager
Rank 32 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs requiring an ICT Project Manager 2 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.03% 3.35% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 3.48% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £363 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +20.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 7
Median hourly rate - £31.25 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
ICT Project Manager
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
186 230 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 95.88% 96.23% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 147 80
Median daily rate £375 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £313 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 31
Median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.18% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £14.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £55.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

ICT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

ICT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

ICT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

ICT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Chester

ICT Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

ICT Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

ICT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, ICT 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 Chester region featuring ICT Project Manager in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Intune
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (20.00%) MSI
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) AppSense

ICT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 5 (100.00%) Local Government
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft