Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Warrington during the 6 months to 20 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 > Warrington
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 28 25
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 19 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 6.88% 4.93% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.25% 5.15% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 32
Warrington median daily rate £400 £450 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -13.46% +30.00%
10th Percentile £288 £286 £363
90th Percentile £664 £488 £722
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £411 £425
% change year-on-year -2.74% -3.24% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Warrington median hourly rate - - £55.00
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 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 262 427 600
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 95.74% 95.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 312 470
Warrington median daily rate £380 £450 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.56% -4.00% +17.19%
10th Percentile £148 £225 £300
90th Percentile £619 £688 £700
Cheshire median daily rate £406 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +1.56% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 12
Warrington median hourly rate £12.50 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.47% +13.33%
10th Percentile £9.68 £9.00 £8.43
90th Percentile £33.00 £33.75 £18.75
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.86 £16.92
% change year-on-year -12.52% -12.17% +4.70%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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 Warrington region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 12 (63.16%) Project Management
2 6 (31.58%) Finance
3 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Wireless
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) NHS
5 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (10.53%) People Management
5 2 (10.53%) PMO
6 1 (5.26%) Budget Control
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.26%) SFIA
6 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Skype
6 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
6 1 (5.26%) Mobile App

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 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Wireless
2 1 (5.26%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.53%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) PRINCE2
2 4 (21.05%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.79%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) People Management
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.53%) Resource Management
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
4 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) Budget Control
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (5.26%) SFIA
5 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PMO
2 1 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft