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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 17 8 6
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 14 21 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 7.07% 13.04% 15.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.57% 14.00% 16.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 5
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£425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £378 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £398 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.03% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
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
185 150 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 93.43% 93.17% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 53 43
Average daily rate £400 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £215 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 15
Average hourly rate £15.92 £31.56 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.54% +26.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.89 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 23 (50.00%) Project Management
2 22 (47.83%) ITIL
3 19 (41.30%) Local Government
4 16 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (30.43%) Finance
6 12 (26.09%) SharePoint
7 10 (21.74%) MS Project
7 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (17.39%) Matrix Management
9 7 (15.22%) Migration
9 7 (15.22%) Banking
9 7 (15.22%) MS Visio
10 6 (13.04%) Oracle
10 6 (13.04%) Change Management
10 6 (13.04%) Business Transformation
10 6 (13.04%) Project Planning
10 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (10.87%) MS Office
12 4 (8.70%) CRM
12 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
12 4 (8.70%) Performance Metrics
13 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS R12
13 3 (6.52%) SAP
13 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
13 3 (6.52%) SQL
13 3 (6.52%) WAN
13 3 (6.52%) Windows
13 3 (6.52%) MS Excel

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 12 (26.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Project
2 7 (15.22%) MS Visio
3 5 (10.87%) MS Office
4 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle HRMS
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (2.17%) Maximo
3 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.52%) WAN
2 1 (2.17%) DHCP
2 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.17%) DNS
2 1 (2.17%) SAN
2 1 (2.17%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 19 (41.30%) Local Government
2 14 (30.43%) Finance
3 7 (15.22%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.17%) IVR
3 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.52%) Windows
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 23 (50.00%) Project Management
2 22 (47.83%) ITIL
3 16 (34.78%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.39%) Matrix Management
5 7 (15.22%) Migration
6 6 (13.04%) Project Planning
6 6 (13.04%) Change Management
6 6 (13.04%) Business Transformation
7 4 (8.70%) CRM
8 2 (4.35%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.35%) Data Management
8 2 (4.35%) Master Data Management
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (4.35%) People Management
8 2 (4.35%) Release Management
8 2 (4.35%) Time Management
8 2 (4.35%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.35%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) PL/SQL
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.17%) PMP
3 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.17%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.52%) SAP
3 3 (6.52%) VMware
4 2 (4.35%) Citrix
5 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
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