Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Knutsford during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 6 8
Rank change year-on-year -16 +2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 11 11 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 6.43% 12.64% 11.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.83% 15.07% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 24
Knutsford median daily rate £425 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% -5.56%
10th Percentile £351 £310 £400
90th Percentile £457 £438 £480
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £411 £425
% change year-on-year -2.74% -3.24% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £21.05 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -61.74% +22.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Knutsford
Contract vacancies in Knutsford with a recognized job title 161 73 220
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.15% 83.91% 95.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 51 170
Knutsford median daily rate £388 £400 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -5.33% +2.99%
10th Percentile £280 £300 £279
90th Percentile £488 £463 £490
Cheshire median daily rate £405 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.25% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Knutsford median hourly rate £70.00 £9.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +677.78% -42.93% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £16.84
% change year-on-year -12.52% -11.76% +4.21%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Knutsford.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Knutsford

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Manager in Knutsford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Knutsford

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Knutsford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Knutsford

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Knutsford region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Law
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) Line Management
5 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (9.09%) GDPR
5 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Information Security
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management

Project Manager Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Law
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) GDPR