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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 12 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 16 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 10.60% 9.25% 4.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 10.13% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 2
Median daily rate £500 £550 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +84.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £278 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £580 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £31.44 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.30% +4.80%
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
128 158 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 84.77% 91.33% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 113 37
Median daily rate £413 £410 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +21.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £320 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 20
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.64%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Banking
3 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.00%) Degree
4 7 (25.00%) Migration
5 6 (21.43%) ITIL
6 5 (17.86%) MS Project
6 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
6 5 (17.86%) MS Visio
6 5 (17.86%) Validation
6 5 (17.86%) ITSM
6 5 (17.86%) Service Management
6 5 (17.86%) Network Design
6 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
6 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (14.29%) Java
8 3 (10.71%) J2EE
8 3 (10.71%) CRM
8 3 (10.71%) ERP
8 3 (10.71%) Unix
8 3 (10.71%) Benchmarking
8 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.71%) SDLC
8 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
8 3 (10.71%) F5
8 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (10.71%) BIG-IP
8 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
8 3 (10.71%) Matrix Organization

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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.57%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
1 5 (17.86%) MS Project
1 5 (17.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) BIG-IP
1 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 3 (10.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
2 2 (7.14%) Intranet
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (3.57%) Big Data
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Local Government
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Design Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Implementation Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Banking Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Head of IT
4 2 (7.14%) Head of IT Operations
4 2 (7.14%) Head of Operations
4 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Project Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Integration Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Requirements Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Process Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) J2EE
2 1 (3.57%) JDBC
2 1 (3.57%) JMS
2 1 (3.57%) JNDI
2 1 (3.57%) JSP
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Unix
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (25.00%) Migration
3 6 (21.43%) ITIL
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) ITSM
4 5 (17.86%) Network Design
4 5 (17.86%) Service Management
4 5 (17.86%) Validation
5 3 (10.71%) Benchmarking
5 3 (10.71%) CRM
5 3 (10.71%) ERP
5 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.71%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (10.71%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) SDLC
5 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Project Governance
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (3.57%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) F5
2 2 (7.14%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.57%) Tableau
3 1 (3.57%) Talend
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) VocaLink
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