The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Merseyside region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
North West / Merseyside
Rank 23 18 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 15 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.86% 6.36% 6.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.10% 6.71% 6.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 10
Median daily rate £495 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £415
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.12 £31.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-16.40% -16.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Merseyside 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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
246 313 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 96.09% 94.85% 93.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 178 127
Median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £200 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 17
Median hourly rate £13.00 £31.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.40% +131.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.04 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +5 14 £525 +50.00% 4
Bootle +1 1 £465 +24.00% 1
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 Merseyside region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 15 (50.00%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (16.67%) CRM
4 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Office 365
5 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (13.33%) MS Project
5 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) MS Office
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle
6 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
7 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (6.67%) Server Building
7 2 (6.67%) Project Governance
7 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
7 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
7 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
7 2 (6.67%) Load Testing
7 2 (6.67%) System Testing
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Banking
7 2 (6.67%) Data Management
7 2 (6.67%) AIX

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) MS Project
3 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (6.67%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) RFID
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) Laravel
1 1 (3.33%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (3.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) AIX
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (20.00%) Migration
2 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.67%) CRM
4 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 2 (6.67%) Data Management
6 2 (6.67%) ERP
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.67%) Load Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Project Governance
6 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.67%) Server Building
6 2 (6.67%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.67%) System Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Wealth Management
7 1 (3.33%) Data Acquisition
7 1 (3.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) C#
1 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CISM
2 1 (3.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Remedy
3 1 (3.33%) VMware
3 1 (3.33%) Zend
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