Period
to 22 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 19 12
Rank change year-on-year 0 -7 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 20 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 8.93% 4.35% 12.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.87% 5.19% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
Knutsford median daily rate £364 £370 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.62% +6.47% -18.24%
10th Percentile £349 £291 £306
90th Percentile £406 £411 £423
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £413
% change year-on-year - -3.03% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £21.02
% change year-on-year -22.22% +114.06% -61.78%

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 184 135 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 82.14% 83.85% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 87 52
Knutsford median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £313 £280 £310
90th Percentile £445 £493 £483
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £413 £410
% change year-on-year -3.03% +0.61% -1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Knutsford median hourly rate - - £9.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.00 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -20.83% +60.00% -13.44%

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 October 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 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Finance
3 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (55.00%) SDLC
3 11 (55.00%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 8 (40.00%) Change Management
5 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) Linux
5 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (35.00%) ITIL
6 6 (30.00%) PMI
6 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
6 6 (30.00%) Unix
6 6 (30.00%) RUP
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle
6 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
7 5 (25.00%) QA
7 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (25.00%) Banking
7 5 (25.00%) PRINCE
8 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
8 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
9 3 (15.00%) Scenario Testing
9 3 (15.00%) PMO
9 3 (15.00%) Test Management
9 3 (15.00%) Test Automation

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 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Finacle
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (5.00%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Law
4 2 (10.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Legal
5 1 (5.00%) Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
1 6 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Manual Tester
2 3 (15.00%) Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management Officer
3 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Project Officer
4 1 (5.00%) Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Compliance Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Payments Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Resilience Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) PMI
2 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Fintech
4 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (55.00%) SDLC
2 11 (55.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (40.00%) Change Management
3 8 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (35.00%) ITIL
4 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (30.00%) Project Planning
5 6 (30.00%) RUP
6 5 (25.00%) PRINCE
7 4 (20.00%) Supplier Management
8 3 (15.00%) Migration
8 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
8 3 (15.00%) Regression Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Scenario Testing
8 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 3 (15.00%) Test Management
9 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (5.00%) CISA
3 1 (5.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) QA
2 3 (15.00%) PMO
3 1 (5.00%) GDPR
3 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (5.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) IBM
2 1 (5.00%) Sybase