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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
North West / Manchester
Rank 16 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 94 163 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.95% 9.04% 9.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.41% 10.63% 11.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 115 80
Median daily rate £388 £375 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £530 £569
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £22.90 £18.24 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.53% -5.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +25.00%

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
1118 1533 1177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.69% 84.98% 78.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 710 894 702
Median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 41 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.64% +68.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £15.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 February 2017.

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 February 2017. 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 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 - 10 £500 - 1
Bolton -1 5 £405 +15.71% 1
Stockport 0 1 £475 -6.86% 4
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 64 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (26.03%) PRINCE2
3 53 (24.20%) Finance
4 41 (18.72%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (12.79%) Scrum
6 26 (11.87%) ITIL
7 21 (9.59%) Risk Management
8 20 (9.13%) Change Management
8 20 (9.13%) Business Analysis
9 19 (8.68%) Migration
10 18 (8.22%) Service Management
10 18 (8.22%) BDD
11 17 (7.76%) SQL
11 17 (7.76%) Management Information System
12 16 (7.31%) Telecoms
12 16 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (6.85%) Microsoft
14 14 (6.39%) JavaScript
14 14 (6.39%) MS Project
14 14 (6.39%) User Experience
14 14 (6.39%) Process Improvement
15 13 (5.94%) HTML
15 13 (5.94%) Oracle
15 13 (5.94%) TDD
16 12 (5.48%) Banking
16 12 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
16 12 (5.48%) MS Visio
16 12 (5.48%) PMI Certification
16 12 (5.48%) Change Control
17 11 (5.02%) Business Transformation

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 6 (2.74%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.83%) CMS
3 2 (0.91%) NServiceBus
3 2 (0.91%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.46%) Apache
4 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.46%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.46%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.46%) nginx
4 1 (0.46%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (6.39%) MS Project
2 12 (5.48%) MS Visio
3 11 (5.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (4.57%) MS Excel
5 6 (2.74%) MS Office
6 1 (0.46%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.74%) SAP ERP
1 6 (2.74%) SAP HR
2 5 (2.28%) SAP GRC
3 3 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.91%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.91%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.46%) Magento
5 1 (0.46%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.46%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.20%) SaaS
2 5 (2.28%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (1.83%) Office 365
4 2 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.46%) IaaS
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.11%) Firewall
2 8 (3.65%) Radio Access Network
3 5 (2.28%) IP Telephony
3 5 (2.28%) LAN
4 4 (1.83%) Internet
4 4 (1.83%) Network Security
4 4 (1.83%) WAN
5 3 (1.37%) DNS
5 3 (1.37%) NFC
5 3 (1.37%) RFID
5 3 (1.37%) VoIP
5 3 (1.37%) Wireless
6 2 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.91%) IPv4
6 2 (0.91%) SAN
6 2 (0.91%) SSL
6 2 (0.91%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.46%) 2G
7 1 (0.46%) 4G
7 1 (0.46%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.74%) Oracle Database
2 6 (2.74%) SAP BW
3 4 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (1.37%) MySQL
4 3 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.46%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.46%) Big Data
5 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.46%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.46%) EDRMS
5 1 (0.46%) Essbase
5 1 (0.46%) GIS
5 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.46%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.46%) OLAP Cube
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (5.02%) JIRA
2 8 (3.65%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.28%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.28%) Subversion
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.37%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.46%) Vagrant
General
1 53 (24.20%) Finance
2 16 (7.31%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.48%) Banking
4 11 (5.02%) Retail
5 10 (4.57%) Games
6 7 (3.20%) Legal
7 4 (1.83%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.37%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.91%) Automotive
9 2 (0.91%) Marketing
10 1 (0.46%) Advertising
10 1 (0.46%) Billing
10 1 (0.46%) Front Office
10 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.46%) Publishing
10 1 (0.46%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (39.27%) Project Manager
2 30 (13.70%) Analyst
3 20 (9.13%) Business Analyst
4 18 (8.22%) Developer
5 17 (7.76%) IT Manager
6 12 (5.48%) Infrastructure Manager
6 12 (5.48%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 11 (5.02%) Architect
7 11 (5.02%) Business Manager
7 11 (5.02%) Change Manager
8 10 (4.57%) Delivery Manager
9 9 (4.11%) IT Project Manager
10 8 (3.65%) Senior Developer
11 7 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
12 6 (2.74%) Android Developer
12 6 (2.74%) Business Project Manager
12 6 (2.74%) iOS Developer
12 6 (2.74%) Project Change Manager
13 5 (2.28%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (2.28%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.94%) HTML
2 8 (3.65%) HTML5
2 8 (3.65%) Web Services
3 6 (2.74%) .NET
3 6 (2.74%) CSS
4 5 (2.28%) .NET Framework
4 5 (2.28%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.28%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (2.28%) Entity Framework
4 5 (2.28%) Gherkin
4 5 (2.28%) JSON
4 5 (2.28%) NHibernate
4 5 (2.28%) REST
5 4 (1.83%) jQuery
5 4 (1.83%) Velocity
6 3 (1.37%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (1.37%) React Native
6 3 (1.37%) WebGL
7 2 (0.91%) Pixi.js
7 2 (0.91%) React
Miscellaneous
1 17 (7.76%) Management Information System
2 16 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.39%) User Experience
4 10 (4.57%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.20%) PMI
6 5 (2.28%) Life Science
6 5 (2.28%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.83%) NHS
8 3 (1.37%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.37%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.37%) New Media
9 2 (0.91%) 3D Graphics
9 2 (0.91%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.91%) Fat Client
9 2 (0.91%) Mobile Games
9 2 (0.91%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.46%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.46%) FMCG
10 1 (0.46%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.02%) Android
2 10 (4.57%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.20%) Windows
4 2 (0.91%) Linux
5 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (29.22%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (26.03%) PRINCE2
3 41 (18.72%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (12.79%) Scrum
5 26 (11.87%) ITIL
6 21 (9.59%) Risk Management
7 20 (9.13%) Business Analysis
7 20 (9.13%) Change Management
8 19 (8.68%) Migration
9 18 (8.22%) BDD
9 18 (8.22%) Service Management
10 14 (6.39%) Process Improvement
11 13 (5.94%) TDD
12 12 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (5.48%) Change Control
13 11 (5.02%) Business Transformation
13 11 (5.02%) Programme Management
14 10 (4.57%) Agile Project Management
14 10 (4.57%) ERP
14 10 (4.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.76%) SQL
2 14 (6.39%) JavaScript
3 7 (3.20%) C#
3 7 (3.20%) Java
4 5 (2.28%) Objective-C
5 4 (1.83%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.37%) PHP
7 2 (0.91%) C
7 2 (0.91%) C++
7 2 (0.91%) ES6
8 1 (0.46%) ActionScript
8 1 (0.46%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 12 (5.48%) PMI Certification
2 10 (4.57%) ISEB
3 9 (4.11%) PMP
3 9 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (3.65%) Degree
5 7 (3.20%) SC Cleared
5 7 (3.20%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.83%) APMP
7 3 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.46%) APMG
8 1 (0.46%) CCIE
8 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.46%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.11%) QA
2 4 (1.83%) SLA
3 1 (0.46%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.46%) COBIT
3 1 (0.46%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (0.91%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (0.91%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (0.91%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (0.91%) VMware ESX
1 2 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.46%) Varnish
2 1 (0.46%) vSphere
2 1 (0.46%) XenApp
2 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (0.91%) SCCM
1 2 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.46%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 15 (6.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (5.94%) Oracle
3 11 (5.02%) SAP
4 8 (3.65%) Citrix
5 7 (3.20%) VMware
6 6 (2.74%) ServiceNow
7 5 (2.28%) Ariba
7 5 (2.28%) Concur
8 4 (1.83%) Cisco
9 3 (1.37%) Wyse
10 2 (0.91%) Apple
10 2 (0.91%) arcserve
10 2 (0.91%) Dell
10 2 (0.91%) Hyperion
10 2 (0.91%) Motorola
10 2 (0.91%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.91%) Snow
10 2 (0.91%) Sophos
11 1 (0.46%) ESRI
11 1 (0.46%) Yardi
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