The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 6 10 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 43 16 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 11.65% 8.65% 13.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.54% 9.14% 14.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 13
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £320 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.03% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
Project Manager
North West

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
343 175 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 92.95% 94.59% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 87 109
Average daily rate £325 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £182 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.65 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.65 £19.00 £13.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 July 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 +4 26 £400 +1.26% 5
Bootle - 3 £450 -
Wirral - 2 - -
Project Manager
North West

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 40 (41.24%) Project Management
2 33 (34.02%) PRINCE2
3 23 (23.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (22.68%) ITIL
5 15 (15.46%) Finance
6 13 (13.40%) Migration
7 11 (11.34%) Programme Management
8 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
10 8 (8.25%) Service Management
10 8 (8.25%) ITSM
10 8 (8.25%) MS Office
10 8 (8.25%) Project Planning
11 7 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (6.19%) Banking
12 6 (6.19%) Retail
12 6 (6.19%) Change Control
13 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
13 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
13 5 (5.15%) Change Management
13 5 (5.15%) PRINCE
14 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
14 4 (4.12%) Matrix Management
14 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 4 (4.12%) Business Analysis
15 3 (3.09%) Supplier Management
15 3 (3.09%) Local Government
15 3 (3.09%) Smartphone
15 3 (3.09%) MS Excel

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 4 (4.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) IIS
3 1 (1.03%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Office
2 3 (3.09%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Project
3 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.06%) Office 365
2 1 (1.03%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) WAN
2 2 (2.06%) DHCP
2 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.03%) SAN
3 1 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.03%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.03%) DB2
1 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.03%) Big Data
General
1 15 (15.46%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Banking
2 6 (6.19%) Retail
3 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.09%) Local Government
5 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.03%) Marketing
5 1 (1.03%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.03%) Law
5 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.03%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.03%) HTML
1 1 (1.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.09%) Smartphone
1 3 (3.09%) User Experience
1 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.06%) iPad
3 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.03%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.03%) NHS
3 1 (1.03%) Handset
3 1 (1.03%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.09%) Windows
2 1 (1.03%) AIX
2 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (41.24%) Project Management
2 33 (34.02%) PRINCE2
3 23 (23.71%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (22.68%) ITIL
5 13 (13.40%) Migration
6 11 (11.34%) Programme Management
7 8 (8.25%) Project Planning
7 8 (8.25%) ITSM
7 8 (8.25%) Service Management
8 7 (7.22%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (6.19%) Change Control
10 5 (5.15%) PRINCE
10 5 (5.15%) Change Management
11 4 (4.12%) Business Analysis
11 4 (4.12%) Matrix Management
12 3 (3.09%) Supplier Management
12 3 (3.09%) Workflow
12 3 (3.09%) Process Management
13 2 (2.06%) CRM
13 2 (2.06%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (5.15%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.06%) PMP
5 2 (2.06%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.03%) Degree
6 1 (1.03%) CCNA
6 1 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) FATCA
System Software
1 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.06%) VMware ESX
1 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
2 1 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.03%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 9 (9.28%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.09%) SAP
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle
3 2 (2.06%) IBM
3 2 (2.06%) VMware
4 1 (1.03%) Riverbed
4 1 (1.03%) Apple
4 1 (1.03%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.03%) Cisco
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