Period
to 18 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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 > Warrington
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 20 30
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 16 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 7.11% 5.34% 3.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.55% 5.60% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 11
Warrington median daily rate £475 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +14.29% -32.69%
10th Percentile £423 £284 £265
90th Percentile £663 £665 £480
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -0.06% -5.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £36.11 - £21.05

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington. 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
Warrington
Contract vacancies in Warrington with a recognized job title 212 268 375
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.22% 95.37% 97.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 178 269
Warrington median daily rate £375 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% -5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £196 £149 £198
90th Percentile £575 £641 £688
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 11
Warrington median hourly rate £35.00 £12.35 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +183.40% -1.20% -26.47%
10th Percentile £11.50 £8.88 £9.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £33.40 £33.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.93
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.23% -11.34%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Warrington

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Warrington

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Warrington over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Warrington

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager in Warrington.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Warrington

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Warrington region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 7 (43.75%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
3 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (31.25%) Project Governance
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Confluence
4 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (25.00%) JIRA
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) Velocity
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Oracle
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) Burndown Charts
6 2 (12.50%) Degree
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
7 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
7 1 (6.25%) Banking

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 4 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SAN
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (6.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Velocity
2 1 (6.25%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) AIX
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
2 5 (31.25%) Project Governance
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Agile Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Burndown Charts
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Change Control
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Requirements Management
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) SAP