The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PMP 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.52% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 8.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£556 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £378 £423
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -10.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.13 £45.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.94% +28.57%
PMP
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Qualifications Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
36 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 18.18% 12.61% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 1
Average daily rate £400 £223 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+79.77% -25.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 3
Average hourly rate £17.49 £31.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.49% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Chester

PMP
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the Chester region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

PMP
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing PMP 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 PMP.

1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) DTS
3 1 (33.33%) ATM

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing PMP 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 PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DTS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Payments Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS