Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Critical Path Analysis skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Critical Path Analysis over the 6 months to 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Critical Path Analysis
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 83 113
Rank change year-on-year -12 +30 -3
Contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.074% 0.41% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.086% 0.48% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Cheshire median daily rate £425 - £283
10th Percentile £413 - £258
90th Percentile £438 - £320
North West median daily rate £400 £490 £283
% change year-on-year -18.37% +72.99% -37.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - £42.48 -
North West median hourly rate £13.11 £42.48 -
% change year-on-year -69.13% - -

Critical Path Analysis is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,164 1,038 1,602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 85.78% 84.12% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 727 1,095
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £266 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £575
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 48 39
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +71.43% -9.04%
10th Percentile £11.09 £12.13 £13.00
90th Percentile £60.50 £51.50 £44.95
North West median hourly rate £24.50 £36.74 £27.00
% change year-on-year -33.31% +36.06% -0.61%

Critical Path Analysis
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Critical Path Analysis as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Critical Path Analysis in Cheshire

Critical Path Analysis
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Critical Path Analysis in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Critical Path Analysis in Cheshire

Critical Path Analysis
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Critical Path Analysis in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Critical Path Analysis in Cheshire

Critical Path Analysis
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Critical Path Analysis within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 1 £425 -
Critical Path Analysis
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Critical Path Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Critical Path Analysis.

1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
1 1 (100.00%) Work Breakdown Structure

Critical Path Analysis
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) HR Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Work Breakdown Structure