Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Management
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 15 13
Rank change year-on-year -35 -2 +10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 27 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 5.05% 7.98% 12.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 9.66% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 17
Belfast median daily rate £350 £338 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +68.75% -38.46%
10th Percentile £291 £255 £120
90th Percentile £412 £475 £540
County Antrim median daily rate £350 £338 £200
% change year-on-year +3.70% +68.75% -38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Belfast median hourly rate - £17.00 -
County Antrim median hourly rate - £17.00 -

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 453 176 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 84.67% 82.63% 73.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 89 66
Belfast median daily rate £413 £315 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +40.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £291 £155 £106
90th Percentile £488 £441 £494
County Antrim median daily rate £413 £315 £225
% change year-on-year +30.95% +40.00% -33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 5
Belfast median hourly rate £17.69 £14.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -17.86% -
10th Percentile £14.21 £10.00 £12.65
90th Percentile £20.87 £20.20 £32.00
County Antrim median hourly rate £17.69 £13.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +36.10% -25.71% -

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Belfast

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Management in Belfast.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Belfast

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Belfast

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Belfast over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Belfast

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Belfast

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 9 (33.33%) Cisco
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Network Design
3 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
4 5 (18.52%) CCNP
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (18.52%) OSPF
4 5 (18.52%) BGP
4 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (18.52%) Linux
4 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
5 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (14.81%) Python
5 4 (14.81%) Perl
5 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
5 4 (14.81%) Juniper
5 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (14.81%) Retail Banking
5 4 (14.81%) Retail
5 4 (14.81%) Billing
5 4 (14.81%) Change Control
5 4 (14.81%) Arista
5 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
1 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (18.52%) BGP
1 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
1 5 (18.52%) OSPF
2 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Bower
1 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.70%) Grunt
1 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
1 1 (3.70%) JUnit
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Billing
3 4 (14.81%) Retail
3 4 (14.81%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Project Manager
2 6 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Design Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Network Design Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) IT Manager
5 3 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Banking Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (7.41%) Transformation Project Manager
7 1 (3.70%) Project Leader
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Ajax
1 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
1 1 (3.70%) CSS
1 1 (3.70%) Gherkin
1 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.70%) JSP
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
1 1 (3.70%) RESTful
1 1 (3.70%) Spring
1 1 (3.70%) Spring Integration
1 1 (3.70%) Struts
1 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (3.70%) Web Services
1 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) Equities
4 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
4 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) AIX
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Solaris
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Network Design
2 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (14.81%) Change Control
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
5 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.70%) Analytics
6 1 (3.70%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (3.70%) People Management
6 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) TDD
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.70%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) Perl
2 4 (14.81%) Python
3 1 (3.70%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) CCNP
1 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Cisco
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle
3 4 (14.81%) Arista
3 4 (14.81%) Juniper
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) JD Edwards
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
Belfast, County Antrim
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago