The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Knutsford region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 8 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 8 17 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.81% 15.04% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.69% 17.71% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Average daily rate
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£470 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £184 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £505 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
51 96 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 68.92% 84.96% 51.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 42 26
Average daily rate £425 £386 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.03% +10.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £239 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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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 25 July 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 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 14 (70.00%) Banking
3 5 (25.00%) PMI
3 5 (25.00%) PMP
3 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
3 5 (25.00%) Change Control
4 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.00%) MS Office
5 3 (15.00%) Retail
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) CMS
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Java
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (5.00%) OpenID
7 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.00%) REST
7 1 (5.00%) Verint
7 1 (5.00%) Transition Management
7 1 (5.00%) Dependency Management
7 1 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (5.00%) ITSM
7 1 (5.00%) Management Information System

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Office
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) PSTN
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) H.323
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) MGW
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 14 (70.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Designer
3 2 (10.00%) Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Information Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Security Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Struts
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) XML
1 1 (5.00%) DOM
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
1 1 (5.00%) JSON
1 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (5.00%) OAuth
1 1 (5.00%) OpenID
1 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Supplier Management
1 5 (25.00%) Change Control
2 4 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Transition Management
5 1 (5.00%) Dependency Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITSM
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) PMP
2 1 (5.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CISA
2 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Avaya
2 1 (5.00%) FatWire
2 1 (5.00%) Verint