The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 10 11 10
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 14 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 10.94% 14.04% 13.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.59% 17.39% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 16
Median daily rate £311 £300 £296
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.66% +1.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £90 £103
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £318
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £31.44 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +4.80%
Project Management
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 46 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 80.47% 80.70% 75.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 34 61
Median daily rate £363 £300 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £89 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Belfast region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Belfast region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 7 (35.00%) Project Planning
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Wireless
3 4 (20.00%) Middleware
3 4 (20.00%) MS Project
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (20.00%) Windows
3 4 (20.00%) AIX
3 4 (20.00%) Solaris
3 4 (20.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (15.00%) LAN
4 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (15.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) Multimedia
5 2 (10.00%) Social Media
5 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (20.00%) MS Project
2 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) Wireless
2 3 (15.00%) LAN
2 3 (15.00%) WAN
General
1 4 (20.00%) Banking
1 4 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
2 2 (10.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (25.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Automation Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) ICT Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) ICT Support
3 3 (15.00%) ICT Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Web Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Social Media
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Equities
2 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) AIX
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Solaris
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Project Planning
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Change Management
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (15.00%) CRM
4 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (10.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (10.00%) Open Source
5 2 (10.00%) People Management
5 2 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.00%) Service Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft