The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 8 17 5
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 33 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 10.78% 6.29% 13.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.66% 6.67% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 10
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£380 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £338 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £404 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +3.44%
Project Manager
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
283 165 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 92.48% 94.29% 91.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 88 87
Average daily rate £313 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £153 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 16 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £123.65 £26.50 £15.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title.

1 25 (35.21%) PRINCE2
1 25 (35.21%) Project Management
2 21 (29.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (21.13%) Finance
4 12 (16.90%) ITIL
5 9 (12.68%) Programme Management
5 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.27%) Migration
7 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
8 5 (7.04%) Retail
8 5 (7.04%) Supplier Management
8 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
8 5 (7.04%) Oracle
8 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
9 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.63%) ERP
9 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (5.63%) User Experience
10 3 (4.23%) High Availability
10 3 (4.23%) iPad
10 3 (4.23%) Change Control
10 3 (4.23%) Matrix Management
10 3 (4.23%) Resource Management
10 3 (4.23%) Business Analysis
10 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
10 3 (4.23%) Project Planning
10 3 (4.23%) Local Government
10 3 (4.23%) Service Management
10 3 (4.23%) Change Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) WAN
1 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.41%) Big Data
2 1 (1.41%) DB2
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.04%) Retail
3 3 (4.23%) Local Government
3 3 (4.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.82%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.41%) Law
5 1 (1.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.41%) Advertising
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) HTML
1 2 (2.82%) Velocity
2 1 (1.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) User Experience
2 3 (4.23%) iPad
3 2 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.82%) FMCG
4 1 (1.41%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.41%) PMI
4 1 (1.41%) NHS
4 1 (1.41%) Tandem
4 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.41%) UNIX
1 1 (1.41%) Windows
1 1 (1.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) PRINCE2
1 25 (35.21%) Project Management
2 21 (29.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (16.90%) ITIL
4 9 (12.68%) Programme Management
4 9 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.27%) Migration
6 5 (7.04%) Supplier Management
7 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.63%) ERP
8 3 (4.23%) Service Management
8 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.23%) PRINCE
8 3 (4.23%) Change Management
8 3 (4.23%) ITSM
8 3 (4.23%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.23%) Project Planning
8 3 (4.23%) Resource Management
8 3 (4.23%) Matrix Management
8 3 (4.23%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.23%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.82%) PMP
6 1 (1.41%) CCNA
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
1 1 (1.41%) FATCA
Vendors
1 5 (7.04%) Microsoft
1 5 (7.04%) Oracle
2 2 (2.82%) SAP
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco
3 1 (1.41%) Informatica
3 1 (1.41%) Apple
3 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
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