The table below looks at the statistics for Project Planning 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 Planning over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Planning
Rank 34 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.70% 1.58% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 2.70% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.60 £35.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
-38.29% -24.32%
Project Planning
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
195 111 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 68.66% 58.42% 63.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 62 66
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +45.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -7 1 £400 +60.00% 1
Project Planning
North West

Project Planning
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) YouTrack
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) NHS
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SAP

Project Planning
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Law
1 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) NHS Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Clinical Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Junior Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
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