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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 10 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 16 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 13.68% 6.02% 11.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.00% 7.27% 13.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 8
Average daily rate £400 £425 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £356 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £500 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.34 £31.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.43%
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
100 110 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 85.47% 82.71% 89.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 67 73
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £278 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.50 £42.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -35.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.50 £31.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (24.24%) Banking
5 7 (21.21%) Migration
5 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.18%) Project Governance
6 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.12%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
8 4 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (12.12%) Information Security
8 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
8 4 (12.12%) PMP
8 4 (12.12%) PMI Certification
8 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (9.09%) Python
9 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (9.09%) Splunk
9 3 (9.09%) Data Enrichment
9 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
9 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
10 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
10 2 (6.06%) Local Government
10 2 (6.06%) Network Security
10 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
10 2 (6.06%) Management Information System

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (6.06%) Network Security
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) GIS
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Manufacturing
3 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Local Government
5 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Project Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Applications Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Banking Project Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Senior Manager
2 3 (9.09%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Application Development Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Application Development Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Applications Development Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Applications Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Business Analyst
3 2 (6.06%) Business Development Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Development Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
3 2 (6.06%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Android
1 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (21.21%) Migration
4 6 (18.18%) Project Governance
5 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (12.12%) Information Security
6 4 (12.12%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (9.09%) Data Enrichment
7 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.06%) Risk Management
8 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.03%) Change Management
9 1 (3.03%) E-business
9 1 (3.03%) TOGAF
9 1 (3.03%) Unified Process
9 1 (3.03%) Validation
9 1 (3.03%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) C
2 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (12.12%) PMI Certification
2 4 (12.12%) PMP
3 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) ECDL
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Basel II
1 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Splunk
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (3.03%) VMware
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