The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Knutsford region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 19 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 5 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.49% 8.62% 10.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.68% 8.77% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 5
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £362 £427
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £455 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
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 Knutsford 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
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88 57 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 96.70% 98.28% 96.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 43 35
Median daily rate £425 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £320 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £500 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Knutsford region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (60.00%) Banking
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) H.323
4 2 (20.00%) Genesys
4 2 (20.00%) CTI
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) IVR
5 1 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) JBoss
5 1 (10.00%) Internet
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 1 (10.00%) JBoss
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) CTI
1 2 (20.00%) H.323
1 2 (20.00%) LAN
1 2 (20.00%) VoIP
1 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) NetScreen
General
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) IVR
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Budget Control
4 1 (10.00%) Escalation Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Avaya
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco
1 2 (20.00%) Genesys
2 1 (10.00%) F5
2 1 (10.00%) Juniper
2 1 (10.00%) VMware