The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Liverpool region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 15 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 22 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 8.73% 10.60% 7.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.21% 11.15% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 7
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £261 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £495 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £403
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.50 £42.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +40.00%
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
239 287 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 94.84% 95.03% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 164 88
Median daily rate £400 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £135 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 17
Median hourly rate £14.34 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.10% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.55 £135.00 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Liverpool region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 29 July 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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 Liverpool region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 29 (61.70%) Project Management
2 10 (21.28%) PRINCE2
2 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 10 (21.28%) Banking
3 9 (19.15%) SDLC
4 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Migration
5 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (14.89%) Change Management
6 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
6 6 (12.77%) Information Security
6 6 (12.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (12.77%) Analytics
7 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
7 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
7 5 (10.64%) SWIFT
7 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.51%) Hyperion
8 4 (8.51%) Unix
8 4 (8.51%) Linux
8 4 (8.51%) Oracle
8 4 (8.51%) Oracle Applications
8 4 (8.51%) Oracle BI EE
8 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
8 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (8.51%) Test Planning
8 4 (8.51%) Data Acquisition
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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:

Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 10 (21.28%) Banking
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) SWIFT
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.13%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
1 4 (8.51%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (61.70%) Project Management
2 10 (21.28%) PRINCE2
3 9 (19.15%) SDLC
4 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (17.02%) Migration
5 7 (14.89%) Change Management
5 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.77%) Analytics
6 6 (12.77%) Information Security
6 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.51%) Data Acquisition
8 4 (8.51%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.51%) Test Planning
9 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
10 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.26%) ITIL
10 2 (4.26%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) SC Cleared
1 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (2.13%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.13%) PMP
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (8.51%) Hyperion
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle
2 1 (2.13%) ArcSight
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft