The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 7 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 18 12 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 15.25% 8.70% 14.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.79% 9.38% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 7
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £310 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £39.75 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-21.38% +5.57%
Project Manager
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114 128 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 96.61% 92.75% 97.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 76 81
Average daily rate £375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 25
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.84 £36.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.95% -53.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.00 £22.79
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £53.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Chester region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 23 (58.97%) Project Management
2 16 (41.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (35.90%) Finance
4 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 10 (25.64%) Migration
6 9 (23.08%) Local Government
6 9 (23.08%) Project Governance
7 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (17.95%) Banking
8 6 (15.38%) Change Management
8 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 6 (15.38%) ITIL
9 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
9 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
10 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
10 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
10 4 (10.26%) PMP
10 4 (10.26%) PMI Certification
10 4 (10.26%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (10.26%) Oracle
10 4 (10.26%) Agile Project Management
10 4 (10.26%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
11 3 (7.69%) Android
11 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
11 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
11 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (5.13%) Citrix
12 2 (5.13%) C
12 2 (5.13%) SQL

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) CMS
1 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) VLAN
1 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Local Government
3 7 (17.95%) Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 3 (7.69%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Android
1 3 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (58.97%) Project Management
2 16 (41.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 10 (25.64%) Migration
5 9 (23.08%) Project Governance
6 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (15.38%) Change Management
7 6 (15.38%) ITIL
8 5 (12.82%) Business Analysis
8 5 (12.82%) Project Planning
9 4 (10.26%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (10.26%) Risk Management
9 4 (10.26%) Translating Business Requirements
10 3 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (5.13%) ERP
11 2 (5.13%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (5.13%) Release Management
12 1 (2.56%) Business Process Improvement
12 1 (2.56%) Data Migration
12 1 (2.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (10.26%) PMI Certification
2 4 (10.26%) PMP
3 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) ECDL
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.13%) Citrix
3 1 (2.56%) AppSense
3 1 (2.56%) BT
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) VMware
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