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 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 18 11 25
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Contract jobs citing Project Management 15 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 7.77% 9.92% 6.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.68% 11.59% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 15 3
Median daily rate £413 £425 £223
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +91.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £328 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £55.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.67% -23.57%
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
155 207 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 80.31% 85.54% 86.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 144 67
Median daily rate £406 £401 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.43% +14.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £320 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 29
Median hourly rate £24.25 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £19.32 £31.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

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 6 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 6 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 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Banking
3 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 8 (26.67%) Migration
4 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 5 (16.67%) Project Governance
6 5 (16.67%) Windows
7 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
7 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
8 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (10.00%) Retail
8 3 (10.00%) VMware
8 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
8 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (10.00%) IBM
8 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (6.67%) SDLC
9 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (6.67%) HP
9 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.67%) MS Visio

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 (3.33%) CICS
1 1 (3.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) NAS
2 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) DB2
1 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (76.67%) Finance
2 11 (36.67%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 4 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (10.00%) Retail
5 2 (6.67%) Local Government
6 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Banking Project Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Applications Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Active Directory Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Application Development Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Application Development Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Development Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Business Development Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Development Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) J2EE
1 2 (6.67%) X-Windows
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) JDBC
2 1 (3.33%) JMS
2 1 (3.33%) JNDI
2 1 (3.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Unix
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (26.67%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 5 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
7 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.33%) Analytics
8 1 (3.33%) Business Process Mapping
8 1 (3.33%) CRM
8 1 (3.33%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (3.33%) Data Analysis
8 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.33%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) Delphi
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ECDL
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) MCSE
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Basel II
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) IBM
1 3 (10.00%) VMware
2 2 (6.67%) Citrix
2 2 (6.67%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.33%) EMC
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
Chester, Cheshire
Bray leino
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago