Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for PMO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PMO over the 6 months to 11 December 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.

Project Management Office (PMO)
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 14 25
Rank change year-on-year -8 +11 -7
Contract jobs citing PMO 9 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 5.39% 2.50% 3.85%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 75.00% 33.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 9
Knutsford median daily rate £320 £380 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -10.59% +63.46%
10th Percentile £294 £342 £263
90th Percentile £415 £416 £438
Cheshire median daily rate £330 £388 £398
% change year-on-year -14.84% -2.64% +29.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £25.00 £25.00

PMO is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 12 6 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 7.19% 7.50% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 25
Knutsford median daily rate £363 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -17.65% +63.46%
10th Percentile £297 £341 £303
90th Percentile £420 £432 £438
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £420 £425
% change year-on-year -16.67% -1.18% +15.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Knutsford median hourly rate - - £15.77
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £25.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year -48.00% +44.26% +2.94%

PMO
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

Job postings citing PMO as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Knutsford.

Job vacancy trend for PMO in Knutsford

PMO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PMO in Knutsford.

Contractor daily rate trend for PMO in Knutsford

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PMO in Knutsford over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PMO in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PMO 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for PMO.

1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
2 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
2 4 (44.44%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) Dependency Management
4 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
5 1 (11.11%) Rational Rose
5 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Degree

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Rational Rose
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Test Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Defect Management
1 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Scenario Testing
1 4 (44.44%) Test Strategy
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Change Control
2 2 (22.22%) Dependency Management
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree