Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 2019 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
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 13 19
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 20 21 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 10.05% 10.88% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.93% 13.29% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 2
Knutsford median daily rate £364 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £350 £358 £404
90th Percentile £472 £430 £456
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £23.34 - £44.95

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 183 158 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 91.96% 81.87% 82.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 66 65
Knutsford median daily rate £365 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.81% -3.13% -5.88%
10th Percentile £260 £313 £307
90th Percentile £475 £450 £488
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Knutsford median hourly rate - - £14.25
Cheshire median hourly rate £22.19 £19.27 £30.00
% change year-on-year +15.20% -35.78% +50.00%

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

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Knutsford over the 6 months to 16 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 12 (60.00%) Finance
1 12 (60.00%) Banking
2 7 (35.00%) Wholesale Banking
2 7 (35.00%) Software Delivery
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
3 5 (25.00%) Service Management
4 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (15.00%) Release Management
5 3 (15.00%) Decision-Making
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) API Development
5 3 (15.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (15.00%) PMI
5 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.00%) Quality Management
6 2 (10.00%) PMP
6 2 (10.00%) C
6 2 (10.00%) Human Resource Management
6 2 (10.00%) Matrix Organization

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) IPsec
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
1 1 (5.00%) VLAN
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
General
1 12 (60.00%) Banking
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 7 (35.00%) Wholesale Banking
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
4 2 (10.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Release Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Configuration Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Mortgage Project Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Network Configuration Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (15.00%) PMI
2 2 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Software Delivery
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) API Development
4 3 (15.00%) Decision-Making
4 3 (15.00%) Release Management
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Compliance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) ServiceNow