Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wigan 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 22 November 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.

Project Management
Manchester > Wigan
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 6 4
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 -
Contract jobs citing Project Management 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wigan 18.75% 4.35% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 23.08% 4.76% 13.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Wigan median daily rate £388 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.89% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £334 £438 £363
90th Percentile £431 £463 £388
Manchester median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.69% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wigan median hourly rate - - -
Manchester median hourly rate £25.17 £13.67 £40.01
% change year-on-year +84.21% -65.84% -62.35%

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 Wigan with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wigan
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13 21 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wigan 81.25% 91.30% 83.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 9
Wigan median daily rate £295 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.67% - -7.69%
10th Percentile £135 £105 £162
90th Percentile £401 £469 £500
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wigan median hourly rate - £187.50 -
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Wigan

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wigan.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Wigan

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wigan

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Wigan

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Wigan region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 2 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wigan 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Project Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Project Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) People Management
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix