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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 15 9 15
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 4 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 3.96% 12.26% 5.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 14.44% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 3
Median daily rate £400 £438 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £31.47
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.16%

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
72 90 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 71.29% 84.91% 84.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 68 56
Median daily rate £403 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 13
Median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -29.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £22.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.56 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (31.82%) Banking
3 6 (27.27%) Degree
3 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
4 5 (22.73%) MS Project
4 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
4 5 (22.73%) ITSM
4 5 (22.73%) Validation
4 5 (22.73%) Service Management
4 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
4 5 (22.73%) Network Design
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (18.18%) Coaching
5 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (18.18%) Finance
6 3 (13.64%) Change Management
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Benchmarking
6 3 (13.64%) CRM
6 3 (13.64%) ERP
6 3 (13.64%) QA
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) BIG-IP
6 3 (13.64%) Kanban
6 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 1 (4.55%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
1 5 (22.73%) MS Project
1 5 (22.73%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) BIG-IP
1 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (13.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
3 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.55%) SAS EBI
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Local Government
3 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Analyst
1 5 (22.73%) Design Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Implementation Engineer
1 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Lead
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Head of IT
4 2 (9.09%) Head of IT Operations
4 2 (9.09%) Head of Operations
4 2 (9.09%) Process Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) ERP Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) ICT Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) ICT Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Integration Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Process Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) DHTML
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) MDX
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (22.73%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) ITSM
3 5 (22.73%) Network Design
3 5 (22.73%) Service Management
3 5 (22.73%) Validation
4 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Coaching
5 3 (13.64%) Benchmarking
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) CRM
5 3 (13.64%) ERP
5 3 (13.64%) Kanban
5 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 3 (13.64%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) ETL
6 2 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
1 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.55%) SEPA
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) F5
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) MuleSoft
2 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau
2 1 (4.55%) Talend
2 1 (4.55%) VocaLink
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