The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 28 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 Job Titles advertised 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 6 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 10 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 12.99% 12.60% 13.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.29% 14.68% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
Average daily rate
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£450 £465 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +44.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £406 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £493 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
Job Titles Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
70 109 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 90.91% 85.83% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 39 46
Average daily rate £425 £398 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.78% +18.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £213 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 13 (68.42%) Project Management
2 13 (68.42%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 5 (26.32%) PMI
3 5 (26.32%) PMP
4 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (15.79%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Retail
7 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
7 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
7 1 (5.26%) QA
7 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (5.26%) MGW
7 1 (5.26%) Exstream
7 1 (5.26%) Verint
7 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
7 1 (5.26%) Transition Management
7 1 (5.26%) Dependency Management
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
7 1 (5.26%) CMS
7 1 (5.26%) Information Security

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Project
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Exstream
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) PSTN
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) H.323
1 1 (5.26%) MGW
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 13 (68.42%) Banking
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Project Management
2 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 4 (21.05%) Supplier Management
3 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
6 1 (5.26%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) PMP
2 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CISA
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.26%) HP
1 1 (5.26%) Avaya
1 1 (5.26%) Verint