The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 12 9 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 164 157 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.81% 9.66% 8.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.94% 12.59% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 82 48
Median daily rate £400 £411 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.78% +9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.29 - £15.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +11.66%
Project Management
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1499 1247 914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.55% 76.74% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 760 520
Median daily rate £405 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 32 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -17.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -2 7 £400 +100.00% 4
Bolton -2 2 £431 -4.16% 1
Sale - 1 £425 -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 85 (25.22%) PRINCE2
2 80 (23.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 79 (23.44%) Finance
4 75 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (12.76%) Business Analysis
6 37 (10.98%) ITIL
7 36 (10.68%) Microsoft
8 34 (10.09%) Data Centre
9 32 (9.50%) Banking
9 32 (9.50%) Retail
10 31 (9.20%) Change Management
11 29 (8.61%) Migration
11 29 (8.61%) MS Excel
12 26 (7.72%) Scrum
13 25 (7.42%) E-Commerce
13 25 (7.42%) ERP
14 24 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
15 22 (6.53%) SAP
16 21 (6.23%) Oracle
17 20 (5.93%) MS Project
18 19 (5.64%) CRM
18 19 (5.64%) Risk Management
19 18 (5.34%) Service Management
19 18 (5.34%) Waterfall
20 17 (5.04%) Management Information System
20 17 (5.04%) PMP
21 16 (4.75%) Service Delivery
22 15 (4.45%) Degree
22 15 (4.45%) QA
22 15 (4.45%) Programme Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (1.48%) Oracle UPK
2 4 (1.19%) CMS
2 4 (1.19%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.19%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.89%) Confluence
3 3 (0.89%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.59%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.59%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.30%) Apache
5 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.30%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.30%) IIS
5 1 (0.30%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 29 (8.61%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.93%) MS Project
3 9 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (2.37%) MS Office
5 4 (1.19%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.78%) Magento
2 5 (1.48%) SAP hybris
3 4 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.89%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.59%) SAP SD
5 2 (0.59%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.30%) BASE24
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.30%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.30%) Maximo
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.30%) Primavera
6 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.30%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.48%) IaaS
2 2 (0.59%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (0.59%) Office 365
2 2 (0.59%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.67%) LAN
2 8 (2.37%) WAN
3 5 (1.48%) Skype
4 4 (1.19%) DNS
4 4 (1.19%) Firewall
4 4 (1.19%) Network Security
4 4 (1.19%) VoIP
5 3 (0.89%) 4G
5 3 (0.89%) DHCP
6 2 (0.59%) Intranet
6 2 (0.59%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.59%) MPLS
6 2 (0.59%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.30%) LTE
7 1 (0.30%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.30%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (0.30%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.30%) VLAN
7 1 (0.30%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.56%) Data Mining
2 8 (2.37%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (1.48%) MySQL
3 5 (1.48%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.89%) GIS
5 2 (0.59%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.59%) Spatial Data
6 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.30%) DataStage
6 1 (0.30%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (3.56%) JIRA
2 9 (2.67%) Subversion
3 8 (2.37%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.89%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.89%) JUnit
5 2 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.30%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.30%) TestDirector
General
1 79 (23.44%) Finance
2 32 (9.50%) Banking
2 32 (9.50%) Retail
3 14 (4.15%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.37%) Marketing
5 6 (1.78%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.48%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.19%) Legal
8 3 (0.89%) Front Office
9 2 (0.59%) Billing
9 2 (0.59%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Local Government
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) French Language
10 1 (0.30%) Games
10 1 (0.30%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 145 (43.03%) Project Manager
2 70 (20.77%) Analyst
3 52 (15.43%) Business Analyst
4 24 (7.12%) Architect
5 17 (5.04%) Business Manager
5 17 (5.04%) Delivery Manager
6 16 (4.75%) Business Project Manager
6 16 (4.75%) Project Analyst
7 15 (4.45%) Developer
7 15 (4.45%) Service Manager
7 15 (4.45%) Solutions Architect
8 12 (3.56%) Consultant
9 11 (3.26%) Infrastructure Manager
9 11 (3.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 11 (3.26%) Technical Manager
9 11 (3.26%) Technical Project Manager
10 10 (2.97%) IT Manager
11 9 (2.67%) Migration Manager
11 9 (2.67%) Software Project Manager
12 8 (2.37%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.26%) Middleware
2 8 (2.37%) .NET
2 8 (2.37%) CSS
2 8 (2.37%) HTML
3 7 (2.08%) XML
4 6 (1.78%) jQuery
4 6 (1.78%) Web Services
5 4 (1.19%) .NET Framework
5 4 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (1.19%) Entity Framework
6 3 (0.89%) Ajax
6 3 (0.89%) Gherkin
6 3 (0.89%) JSP
6 3 (0.89%) NHibernate
6 3 (0.89%) Spring
6 3 (0.89%) Spring MVC
6 3 (0.89%) XSD
7 2 (0.59%) LAMP
8 1 (0.30%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.09%) Data Centre
2 24 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 12 (3.56%) Life Science
5 9 (2.67%) User Experience
6 6 (1.78%) Mobile App
6 6 (1.78%) NHS
7 5 (1.48%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.19%) FMCG
8 4 (1.19%) iPad
8 4 (1.19%) New Media
9 3 (0.89%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.89%) EPoS
9 3 (0.89%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.59%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.59%) EMV
10 2 (0.59%) PMI
11 1 (0.30%) Credit Risk
11 1 (0.30%) PKI
11 1 (0.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.67%) Unix
2 7 (2.08%) Android
3 5 (1.48%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.48%) Windows
4 2 (0.59%) OS/2
5 1 (0.30%) Linux
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.30%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.30%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (25.22%) PRINCE2
2 80 (23.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 75 (22.26%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (12.76%) Business Analysis
5 37 (10.98%) ITIL
6 31 (9.20%) Change Management
7 29 (8.61%) Migration
8 26 (7.72%) Scrum
9 25 (7.42%) E-Commerce
9 25 (7.42%) ERP
10 19 (5.64%) CRM
10 19 (5.64%) Risk Management
11 18 (5.34%) Service Management
11 18 (5.34%) Waterfall
12 16 (4.75%) Service Delivery
13 15 (4.45%) Programme Management
14 14 (4.15%) Project Planning
14 14 (4.15%) SOA
14 14 (4.15%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 14 (4.15%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (3.56%) SQL
2 10 (2.97%) JavaScript
3 8 (2.37%) Java
4 6 (1.78%) PHP
5 5 (1.48%) C#
6 4 (1.19%) Ruby
7 3 (0.89%) C
8 2 (0.59%) Python
9 1 (0.30%) ABAP
9 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.30%) C++
9 1 (0.30%) COBOL
9 1 (0.30%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.30%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (5.04%) PMP
2 15 (4.45%) Degree
3 13 (3.86%) PMI Certification
4 12 (3.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (2.67%) Security Cleared
6 8 (2.37%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.78%) ISEB
8 6 (1.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.19%) APMP
10 3 (0.89%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
11 2 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.59%) PgMP
11 2 (0.59%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 1 (0.30%) ACSP
12 1 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.30%) CLAS
12 1 (0.30%) MCDST
12 1 (0.30%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.45%) QA
2 7 (2.08%) AIFMD
2 7 (2.08%) UCITS
3 6 (1.78%) P3O
4 4 (1.19%) GMP
5 2 (0.59%) COBIT
5 2 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.59%) SLA
6 1 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.30%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (4.45%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) SCCM
1 2 (0.59%) SmoothWall
2 1 (0.30%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.30%) Puppet
2 1 (0.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (10.68%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.53%) SAP
3 21 (6.23%) Oracle
4 10 (2.97%) PeopleSoft
5 9 (2.67%) Citrix
5 9 (2.67%) hybris
5 9 (2.67%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (2.67%) Sitecore
6 7 (2.08%) IBM
6 7 (2.08%) Wyse
7 4 (1.19%) HP
7 4 (1.19%) LANDesk
8 3 (0.89%) CheckPoint
9 2 (0.59%) Adobe
9 2 (0.59%) Cisco
9 2 (0.59%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.59%) Tableau
9 2 (0.59%) VMware
10 1 (0.30%) F5
10 1 (0.30%) Riverbed
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