The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Chester region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 27 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 8 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.26% 7.47% 9.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 7.78% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 2
Median daily rate £494 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.17% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £354 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £519 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +33.33%
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
180 167 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 95.74% 95.98% 96.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 84 53
Median daily rate £413 £388 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 17
Median hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £11.78 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.36 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Chester region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 25 July 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Chester region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Project Management
3 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (32.14%) Banking
4 6 (21.43%) Migration
4 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) Unix
5 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
6 4 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
7 3 (10.71%) Marketing
7 3 (10.71%) Windows
7 3 (10.71%) Project Governance
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (7.14%) Office 365
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
8 2 (7.14%) Legal
8 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
8 2 (7.14%) MS Office
8 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
8 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
8 2 (7.14%) Local Government
8 2 (7.14%) Retail

Project Manager Skill Set
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%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) NAS
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MSI
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 9 (32.14%) Banking
3 3 (10.71%) Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) Legal
4 2 (7.14%) Local Government
4 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) Billing
5 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Unix
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
4 1 (3.57%) Android
4 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Project Management
2 9 (32.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
3 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Project Governance
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
7 1 (3.57%) Android Development
7 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
7 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk Management
7 1 (3.57%) Data Mapping
7 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (3.57%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) AppSense
2 1 (3.57%) BT
2 1 (3.57%) Citrix
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