Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Project Management
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 20 13
Rank change year-on-year +7 -7 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 19 4 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 10.98% 3.81% 11.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.77% 4.65% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 14
Knutsford median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £358 £404 £368
90th Percentile £430 £456 £519
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £44.95 £41.25
% change year-on-year - +8.97% -0.60%

Project 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 Knutsford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 138 86 166
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 79.77% 81.90% 84.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 62 113
Knutsford median daily rate £366 £395 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.28% -7.06% -
10th Percentile £305 £304 £313
90th Percentile £476 £488 £519
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - £37.13 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £16.50 £30.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -45.00% +66.67% -7.46%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Knutsford

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (57.89%) SDLC
4 10 (52.63%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) PMI
5 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
5 8 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
6 7 (36.84%) RUP
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
6 7 (36.84%) Banking
7 6 (31.58%) Supplier Management
7 6 (31.58%) Project Planning
7 6 (31.58%) Change Management
7 6 (31.58%) PRINCE
7 6 (31.58%) Change Control
8 5 (26.32%) Acceptance Criteria
8 5 (26.32%) Oracle
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Project
8 5 (26.32%) ITIL
8 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
8 5 (26.32%) Unix
8 5 (26.32%) Windows
8 5 (26.32%) Law
8 5 (26.32%) Wealth Management
8 5 (26.32%) Investment Banking
9 4 (21.05%) Scrum
9 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
9 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification

Project Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) Apache
1 2 (10.53%) JBoss
1 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.26%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) OpenShift
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) GIS
1 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) JIRA
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Investment Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Release Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Junior
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Middleware Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Change Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.26%) IT Security Project Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Product Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Project Change Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Resilience Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Ajax
1 2 (10.53%) jQuery
1 2 (10.53%) JSON
1 2 (10.53%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) PMI
2 4 (21.05%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Unix
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (57.89%) SDLC
4 8 (42.11%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
5 7 (36.84%) RUP
5 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
6 6 (31.58%) Change Control
6 6 (31.58%) Change Management
6 6 (31.58%) PRINCE
6 6 (31.58%) Project Planning
6 6 (31.58%) Supplier Management
7 5 (26.32%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL
7 5 (26.32%) PRINCE2
7 5 (26.32%) Wealth Management
8 4 (21.05%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 4 (21.05%) Scrum
9 3 (15.79%) Migration
9 3 (15.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Go
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
1 2 (10.53%) Perl
1 2 (10.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) PMI Certification
2 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
1 2 (10.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) Hortonworks
3 1 (5.26%) IBM