The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 11 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 5 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 7.46% 15.28% 15.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.64% 21.57% 25.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 8
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£419 £225 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.11% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £456 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 102 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 70.15% 70.83% 59.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 40 26
Average daily rate £425 £368 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.64% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £252 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
3 4 (30.77%) PMI
3 4 (30.77%) PMP
4 3 (23.08%) JMS
4 3 (23.08%) IBM
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) .NET
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
4 3 (23.08%) DB2
4 3 (23.08%) JDBC
4 3 (23.08%) JSP
4 3 (23.08%) CICS
4 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Degree
4 3 (23.08%) JNDI
4 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
5 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
5 2 (15.38%) MS Office
5 2 (15.38%) ATM

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 3 (23.08%) CICS
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) ATM
2 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) DB2
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Banking
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Integration Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Information Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) ATM Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Implementation Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) JMS
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) J2EE
1 3 (23.08%) JDBC
1 3 (23.08%) JSP
1 3 (23.08%) JNDI
2 1 (7.69%) Struts
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PMI
2 3 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 3 (23.08%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Online Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Supplier Management
2 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
3 2 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) PMP
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CISSP
3 1 (7.69%) CISA
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) FatWire
3 1 (7.69%) Ab Initio