Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 24 10
Rank change year-on-year +4 -14 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 15 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 7.85% 4.29% 5.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.15% 4.93% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Knutsford median daily rate £392 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.84% -12.94% -
10th Percentile £369 £291 £373
90th Percentile £427 £411 £438
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £444 £438
% change year-on-year -4.23% +1.43% -1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year - +66.67% -61.82%

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 164 142 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 85.86% 87.12% 78.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 81 37
Knutsford median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £308 £263 £300
90th Percentile £449 £488 £438
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Knutsford median hourly rate - - £9.00
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.17 £20.14
% change year-on-year +8.23% -19.72% +13.35%

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 17 December 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 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
2 7 (46.67%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) QA
5 4 (26.67%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Banking
6 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
6 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Data Security
6 3 (20.00%) Information Security
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Law
6 3 (20.00%) Legal
6 3 (20.00%) CISA
6 3 (20.00%) CISM
6 3 (20.00%) CISSP
6 3 (20.00%) Wealth Management
6 3 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Test Management
6 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics

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%) IIS
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Finacle
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (6.67%) CA Release Automation
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Law
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
4 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Analyst
1 3 (20.00%) Manual Tester
1 3 (20.00%) Tester
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Information Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Project Management Officer
2 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) Project Officer
2 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Release Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) PMI
3 1 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (46.67%) Risk Management
3 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) Data Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) Data Security
6 3 (20.00%) Information Security
6 3 (20.00%) ITIL
6 3 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (20.00%) Test Management
6 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 3 (20.00%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CISA
1 3 (20.00%) CISM
1 3 (20.00%) CISSP
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
2 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (13.33%) PMO
4 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) HP
1 1 (6.67%) Hyland
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
1 1 (6.67%) Sybase