The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 22 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 13 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 6.53% 6.64% 7.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.28% 7.62% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 0
Median daily rate £413 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
- +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.76%
Project Management
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
157 210 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 78.89% 87.14% 87.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 141 60
Median daily rate £413 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £320 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 18
Median hourly rate £20.78 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Chester region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Banking
3 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (28.57%) Migration
5 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (17.86%) Windows
6 5 (17.86%) Project Governance
7 4 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.71%) VMware
8 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
8 3 (10.71%) Linux
8 3 (10.71%) Java
8 3 (10.71%) J2EE
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
8 3 (10.71%) IBM
8 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (10.71%) Retail
8 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
8 3 (10.71%) SDLC
9 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills

Project Management
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 (3.57%) CICS
1 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) DB2
1 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (78.57%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) Banking
3 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (10.71%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Banking Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Active Directory Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Application Development Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Application Development Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Development Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Product Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) J2EE
2 2 (7.14%) X-Windows
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) JDBC
3 1 (3.57%) JMS
3 1 (3.57%) JNDI
3 1 (3.57%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Unix
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (28.57%) Migration
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.86%) Project Governance
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.71%) SDLC
6 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.57%) Analytics
7 1 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.57%) ITIL
7 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.57%) Security Operations
7 1 (3.57%) Validation
7 1 (3.57%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Java
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) Delphi
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.71%) VMware ESX
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) IBM
1 3 (10.71%) VMware
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix
2 2 (7.14%) HP
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) EMC
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