The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Time Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Time Management over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 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.

Time Management
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 72 61
Rank change year-on-year +21 -11  
Contract jobs citing Time Management 7 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.10% 0.98% 1.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.16% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Median daily rate £313 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.97% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £305 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £478 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.71% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% -54.54%  

Time Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 529 774 855
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 83.18% 84.13% 84.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 562 514
Median daily rate £400 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.04% +8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 13 33
Median hourly rate £32.00 £26.75 £18.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.62% +44.79%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £62.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Time Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Time Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Time Management in Cheshire

Time Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Time Management in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Time Management in Cheshire

Time Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Time Management in Cheshire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Time Management in Cheshire

Time Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Time Management in Cheshire

Time Management
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 Time Management within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 June 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
Warrington +24 2 - - 4
Chester +18 2 £313 - 1
Time Management
North West

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Time 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Time Management.

1 8 (34.78%) Finance
1 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
2 7 (30.43%) SAP HCM
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
2 7 (30.43%) Performance Management
2 7 (30.43%) SAP
3 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) SQL
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
5 3 (13.04%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.04%) Retail Banking
5 3 (13.04%) Retail
6 2 (8.70%) RESTful
6 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Migration
6 2 (8.70%) MVC
6 2 (8.70%) .NET
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.70%) C
6 2 (8.70%) JavaScript

Time Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 7 (30.43%) SAP HCM
2 3 (13.04%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DMVPN
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
1 1 (4.35%) HTTP
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Big Data
2 1 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) gulp
1 1 (4.35%) JMeter
1 1 (4.35%) SoapUI
1 1 (4.35%) Toad
1 1 (4.35%) webpack
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
3 3 (13.04%) Retail
3 3 (13.04%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Consultant
1 7 (30.43%) SAP Consultant
2 6 (26.09%) SAP HCM Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) Functional Consultant
3 5 (21.74%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
5 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Tester
6 2 (8.70%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Testing Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Lead
7 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Data Migration Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Finance Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Migration Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) CSS3
3 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) HTML5
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) Laravel
3 1 (4.35%) React
3 1 (4.35%) Sass
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) Swagger
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Business Analysis
2 7 (30.43%) Performance Management
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
6 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.35%) Change Management
6 1 (4.35%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Information Security
6 1 (4.35%) ITIL
6 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma
6 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) SC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) CCNP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) SAP
2 4 (17.39%) HP
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Aruba
4 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) McAfee