Period
to 14 November 2018

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 6 months to 14 November 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.

Time Management
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 66 71
Rank change year-on-year -18 +5 +16
Contract jobs citing Time Management 11 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.84% 1.79% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 2.11% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 19
Cheshire median daily rate £140 £285 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.88% -30.91% +10.00%
10th Percentile £118 £99 £300
90th Percentile £365 £399 £494
North West median daily rate £390 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +11.43% -6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 0
Cheshire median hourly rate £15.86 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.00% - -
North West median hourly rate £14.18 £17.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year -18.97% +59.09% -26.67%

Time Management 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 1,125 1,138 1,292
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 86.41% 84.67% 86.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 747 814 925
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £611 £613
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 41 33
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.60 £15.84 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -14.38% +5.71%
10th Percentile £13.09 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £35.00 £33.75
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £27.00 £21.05
% change year-on-year -18.52% +28.30% -31.05%

Time Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Time Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

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 6 months to 14 November 2018.

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 6 months to 14 November 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
Macclesfield -6 4 - -
Chester 0 3 £350 -5.08% 4
Warrington -1 2 £105 - 5
Knutsford -9 2 £140 +40.70%
Time Management
North West

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Time Management 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 Time Management.

1 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
3 5 (45.45%) Break/Fix
4 4 (36.36%) Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (18.18%) NHS
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
6 2 (18.18%) Content Management
6 2 (18.18%) CMS
6 2 (18.18%) Taxonomies
6 2 (18.18%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
7 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 1 (9.09%) Line Management
7 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
7 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
7 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
7 1 (9.09%) Fortinet

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 2 (18.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JMeter
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 4 (36.36%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Desktop Support
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Desktop Support
3 2 (18.18%) Content Editor
3 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Installations Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) SAS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
1 2 (18.18%) Taxonomies
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows XP
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 10
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) Break/Fix
3 3 (27.27%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (18.18%) Content Management
4 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VB
1 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ISEB
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
3 1 (9.09%) HP