Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 10 9
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 11 5 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 8.46% 7.35% 11.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.32% 9.09% 15.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 21
Knutsford median daily rate £370 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.94% - +13.33%
Cheshire median daily rate £500 £450 £428
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.26% +6.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +66.67% -44.00% -9.64%

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 118 55 170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 90.77% 80.88% 72.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 38 129
Knutsford median daily rate £360 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £259 £300 £298
90th Percentile £485 £458 £519
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +11.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - £60.00 -
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.00 £20.63 £17.89
% change year-on-year -7.88% +15.32% -14.73%

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 23 February 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 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Banking
3 6 (54.55%) Investment Banking
3 6 (54.55%) Wealth Management
3 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
3 6 (54.55%) Law
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 4 (36.36%) Ruby
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (36.36%) PaaS
5 4 (36.36%) Change Control
5 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (36.36%) Agile Project Management
5 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (36.36%) OpenShift
5 4 (36.36%) Docker
5 4 (36.36%) DevOps
5 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (36.36%) SDLC
6 3 (27.27%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (27.27%) PMI
6 3 (27.27%) PMI 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 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (36.36%) OpenShift
1 4 (36.36%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
1 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (72.73%) Banking
2 6 (54.55%) Investment Banking
2 6 (54.55%) Law
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Release Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Assistant Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Product Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Project Assistant
3 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Ajax
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) JSON
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) PMI
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Risk Management
2 6 (54.55%) Wealth Management
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) Change Control
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (36.36%) DevOps
4 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
4 4 (36.36%) SDLC
4 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (27.27%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 2 (18.18%) RUP
6 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
6 2 (18.18%) Test Management
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) Go
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
1 4 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) IBM