The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 10 19 6
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -13
Contract jobs citing Project Management 34 17 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 9.04% 7.00% 13.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.32% 10.63% 18.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 17
Average daily rate
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£393 £449 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.53% -0.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £284 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
+5.73% +1.69%
Project Management
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
276 160 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 73.40% 65.84% 71.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 93 104
Average daily rate £350 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £269 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £135.00 £26.50 £22.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+409.43% +15.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool 0 23 £325 -31.57% 5
Wirral 0 1 - - 1
Bootle - 1 - -
Project Management
North West

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing Project Management 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 Management.

1 21 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 19 (30.16%) Finance
3 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (15.87%) Programme Management
4 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.29%) MS Office
5 8 (12.70%) Change Management
5 8 (12.70%) Change Control
5 8 (12.70%) User Experience
6 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
7 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
7 6 (9.52%) Matrix Management
8 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
8 5 (7.94%) MS Project
9 4 (6.35%) Windows
9 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (6.35%) PMI Certification
9 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
9 4 (6.35%) FATCA
10 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (4.76%) Master Data Management
10 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
10 3 (4.76%) FMCG
10 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (4.76%) iPad
10 3 (4.76%) Analytics

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside region citing Project Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.59%) IIS
1 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (7.94%) MS Project
3 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
1 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Intranet
2 2 (3.17%) WAN
3 1 (1.59%) DHCP
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) SAN
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.59%) Wireless
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (1.59%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) DB2
3 1 (1.59%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.59%) FileMaker
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Ant
1 2 (3.17%) Maven
1 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (30.16%) Finance
2 6 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 3 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (3.17%) Advertising
4 2 (3.17%) Billing
4 2 (3.17%) Retail
5 1 (1.59%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (69.84%) Project Manager
2 9 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (9.52%) Analyst
3 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (4.76%) Change Manager
4 3 (4.76%) ICT Project Manager
4 3 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
4 3 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 3 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (4.76%) Interactive Project Manager
5 2 (3.17%) Management Accountant
5 2 (3.17%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (3.17%) Configuration Analyst
5 2 (3.17%) Project Accountant
5 2 (3.17%) Account Manager
5 2 (3.17%) Programme Manager
6 1 (1.59%) Developer
6 1 (1.59%) Data Architect
6 1 (1.59%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) HTML
2 2 (3.17%) .NET
3 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) User Experience
2 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.76%) FMCG
3 3 (4.76%) iPad
4 2 (3.17%) Informatics
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.59%) PMI
5 1 (1.59%) DTV
5 1 (1.59%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.35%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) AIX
3 1 (1.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 10 (15.87%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (15.87%) Programme Management
3 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.70%) Change Management
4 8 (12.70%) Change Control
5 6 (9.52%) Matrix Management
6 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
7 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.76%) PRINCE
8 3 (4.76%) CRM
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL
8 3 (4.76%) Data Management
8 3 (4.76%) Resource Management
8 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (4.76%) Logistics
8 3 (4.76%) Supplier Management
8 3 (4.76%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) Java
1 2 (3.17%) SQL
1 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.59%) COBOL
2 1 (1.59%) JCL
2 1 (1.59%) LINC
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) PMI Certification
1 4 (6.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (4.76%) PMP
2 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.17%) CIMA
3 2 (3.17%) CCAB
4 1 (1.59%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) CITP
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) FATCA
2 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.59%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.76%) Informatica
2 3 (4.76%) SAP
2 3 (4.76%) IBM
3 2 (3.17%) Unisys
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco
4 1 (1.59%) NEC
4 1 (1.59%) VMware
4 1 (1.59%) F5
Liverpool
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £700.00 - £800.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago