The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 16 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 12 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 8.51% 13.33% 4.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.71% 20.00% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 3
Median daily rate £300 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £90 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £540 £365
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £33.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-17.91% +11.66%
Project Management
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
112 50 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 79.43% 66.67% 87.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 28 47
Median daily rate £315 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £112 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £565 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
County Antrim -6 12 £300 -14.28% 5
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 7 (38.89%) Project Planning
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 4 (22.22%) Wireless
3 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (22.22%) People Management
4 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 3 (16.67%) Degree
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (16.67%) Middleware
4 3 (16.67%) LAN
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
4 3 (16.67%) AIX
4 3 (16.67%) Solaris
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) MS Project
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) CCNP
5 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (11.11%) Finance
5 2 (11.11%) Banking

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
1 4 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 3 (16.67%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Wireless
2 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) ICT Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) ICT Support
3 3 (16.67%) ICT Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Automation Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 2 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Network Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) Equities
1 1 (5.56%) Fixed Income
1 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) AIX
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (16.67%) Solaris
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Project Planning
2 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) People Management
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (16.67%) CRM
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Test Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
2 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.56%) SCDPM
1 1 (5.56%) SCOM
1 1 (5.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) HP