The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning skills 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 Planning over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Planning
Rank - 29 20
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 0.48% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.65% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £21.60 £38.69
% change year-on-year
+73.63% -44.17%
Project Planning
Merseyside

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
188 155 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 81.03% 74.88% 63.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 82 43
Average daily rate £438 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £220 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Project Planning
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Project Planning also 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 that cited Project Planning.

1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 2 (50.00%) SAP APO
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) People Management
2 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (25.00%) CLIST
2 1 (25.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
2 1 (25.00%) zSecure
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) SSH
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) ISPF
2 1 (25.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) OO

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool region citing Project Planning also 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 that cited Project Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) CICS
1 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
1 1 (25.00%) SSH
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP APO Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Developer
2 1 (25.00%) RACF Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ISPF
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) People Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Management
1 1 (25.00%) Time Management
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (25.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) CLIST
1 1 (25.00%) JCL
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) REXX
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
1 1 (25.00%) RACF
1 1 (25.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) zSecure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) CA
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase