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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 11 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Project Management 7 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 6.80% 5.26% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 6.98% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 4
Median daily rate £450 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.67% -23.57%
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
84 86 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 81.55% 75.44% 72.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 39 31
Median daily rate £325 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £150 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +5 6 £400 +14.28% 2
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 3 (18.75%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
4 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (12.50%) PMP
5 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
5 2 (12.50%) Primavera
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Line Management
5 2 (12.50%) People Management
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Escalation Management
6 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Jenkins

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Deployment Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Deployment Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Rollout Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Rollout Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Programme Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Wintel Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) FMCG
1 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Change Management
2 3 (18.75%) Migration
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 3 (18.75%) Risk Management
2 3 (18.75%) Supplier Management
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Escalation Management
3 2 (12.50%) Line Management
3 2 (12.50%) People Management
3 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Black-Box Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
2 2 (12.50%) PMP
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCDPM
1 1 (6.25%) SCOM
1 1 (6.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft