Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 22 15
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 15 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 7.54% 3.85% 11.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.15% 4.76% 12.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 7
Knutsford median daily rate £383 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.29% -17.65% +1.19%
10th Percentile £353 £290 £308
90th Percentile £426 £426 £470
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year - -11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £44.95 £41.75
% change year-on-year -22.14% +7.66% -13.02%

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 164 126 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 82.41% 80.77% 88.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 85 86
Knutsford median daily rate £400 £403 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.62% -5.29% +3.03%
10th Percentile £315 £307 £313
90th Percentile £445 £495 £510
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £403 £424
% change year-on-year -0.62% -5.01% +5.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Knutsford median hourly rate - £14.25 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +58.33% -42.93%
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year -41.67% +69.01% +1.43%

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 15 August 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 10 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 7 (46.67%) SDLC
4 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (40.00%) Change Management
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) Project Planning
5 5 (33.33%) Unix
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) RUP
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (33.33%) PMI
5 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
5 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
6 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
7 3 (20.00%) Banking
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (13.33%) Decision-Making
8 2 (13.33%) Change Control
8 2 (13.33%) PMO
8 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management

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 1 (6.67%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) Confluence
1 1 (6.67%) JBoss
1 1 (6.67%) SAS
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Law
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Business Change Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Compliance Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Junior
3 1 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
3 1 (6.67%) SAS Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) PMI
2 4 (26.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Fintech
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) SDLC
4 6 (40.00%) Change Management
4 6 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (40.00%) Project Planning
5 5 (33.33%) RUP
5 5 (33.33%) Waterfall
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
6 4 (26.67%) Supplier Management
7 3 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
8 2 (13.33%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (13.33%) Change Control
8 2 (13.33%) Decision-Making
8 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 2 (13.33%) Scrum
8 2 (13.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) Go
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) PMI Certification
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PMO
2 1 (6.67%) GDPR
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Hortonworks
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat