The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Planning
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 11 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 5.13% - 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% - 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -10.66% +7.14%  

Project Planning is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 35 98 39
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 89.74% 86.73% 68.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 71 22
Median daily rate £383 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford citing Project Planning as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Knutsford

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Knutsford

Project Planning
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Knutsford region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PMI
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

Project Planning
Top Related 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 2 (100.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle