Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 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
6 months to
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 77 88
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11 -13
Contract jobs citing Time Management 20 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.54% 1.73% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.99% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 18 14
Cheshire median daily rate £263 £419 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.31% +11.67% -7.41%
10th Percentile £99 £300 £191
90th Percentile £388 £494 £488
North West median daily rate £344 £350 £375
% change year-on-year -1.79% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 - £40.00
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +59.09% -26.67% +5.26%

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 1085 1355 1742
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 83.46% 86.58% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 788 964 1132
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £410 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.61% -1.20% +7.79%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £282
90th Percentile £575 £613 £588
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 33 60
Cheshire median hourly rate £24.00 £15.00 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -13.44% -8.79%
10th Percentile £11.75 £13.00 £12.24
90th Percentile £48.50 £33.75 £37.63
North West median hourly rate £30.00 £21.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% -27.50% +57.89%

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 23 October 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 6 months to 23 October 2017. 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 +5 5 - -
Warrington +20 4 - - 2
Chester +7 4 £369 -13.24% 1
Knutsford - 3 £100 -
Time Management
North West

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
1 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) HP
3 5 (25.00%) ISEB
3 5 (25.00%) Apple
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) .NET
3 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) Unix
4 4 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) C#
4 4 (20.00%) VBScript
4 4 (20.00%) VB
4 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (20.00%) HP UFT
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) MCSE
4 4 (20.00%) MCSA
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (20.00%) JMeter

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 3 (15.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
1 2 (10.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) SMS
2 2 (10.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) DB2
3 1 (5.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) HP UFT
1 4 (20.00%) JMeter
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) gulp
2 1 (5.00%) webpack
General
1 7 (35.00%) Banking
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
4 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 5 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Junior
4 2 (10.00%) Content Editor
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) CSS3
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) Laravel
2 1 (5.00%) React
2 1 (5.00%) Sass
2 1 (5.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
1 7 (35.00%) Windows 10
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Unix
4 2 (10.00%) Android
4 2 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
1 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (15.00%) Content Management
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.00%) Content Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Data Entry
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.00%) Line Management
4 1 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (5.00%) Secure Coding
4 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C#
1 4 (20.00%) Java
1 4 (20.00%) VB
1 4 (20.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (20.00%) VBScript
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) PHP
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) ISEB
2 4 (20.00%) MCSA
2 4 (20.00%) MCSE
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Apple
1 5 (25.00%) HP
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Fortinet
3 2 (10.00%) Adobe
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Remedy