Period
to 16 January 2018

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 16 January 2018 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 11 11
Rank change year-on-year -35 0 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 20 41 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.24% 11.95% 9.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 14.86% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 31 12
Belfast median daily rate £395 £340 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.18% -23.38% +47.92%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £287
90th Percentile £430 £475 £520
County Antrim median daily rate £395 £340 £444
% change year-on-year +16.18% -23.38% +47.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Belfast median hourly rate - £17.00 -
County Antrim median hourly rate - £17.00 -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 429 276 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 90.89% 80.47% 77.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 189 52
Belfast median daily rate £420 £360 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +10.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £289 £210 £223
90th Percentile £538 £475 £475
County Antrim median daily rate £420 £360 £325
% change year-on-year +16.67% +10.77% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 2
Belfast median hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -18.03% +17.31%
10th Percentile £10.85 £10.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £22.15 £18.00 £16.38
County Antrim median hourly rate £16.00 £12.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year +33.33% -21.31% +17.31%

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 16 January 2018.

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 16 January 2018, 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 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Banking
3 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
4 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
4 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
4 6 (30.00%) RESTful
4 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 6 (30.00%) Degree
4 6 (30.00%) Time Management
4 6 (30.00%) DB2 UDB
4 6 (30.00%) Ajax
4 6 (30.00%) Spring
4 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
4 6 (30.00%) Oracle
4 6 (30.00%) DB2
4 6 (30.00%) JUnit
4 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) JSP
4 6 (30.00%) Struts
4 6 (30.00%) Web Services
4 6 (30.00%) XML
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (30.00%) MVC
4 6 (30.00%) RDBMS

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 6 (30.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 4 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) DB2
1 6 (30.00%) DB2 UDB
1 6 (30.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (30.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Bower
1 6 (30.00%) Cucumber
1 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (30.00%) Grunt
1 6 (30.00%) Jasmine
1 6 (30.00%) JUnit
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Banking
3 6 (30.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Business Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Banking Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Excel Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
5 2 (10.00%) Java Mobile Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
5 2 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Product Owner
5 2 (10.00%) Service Owner
6 1 (5.00%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) Ajax
1 6 (30.00%) AngularJS
1 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
1 6 (30.00%) Gherkin
1 6 (30.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (30.00%) JSP
1 6 (30.00%) RESTful
1 6 (30.00%) Spring
1 6 (30.00%) Spring Integration
1 6 (30.00%) Struts
1 6 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 6 (30.00%) Web Services
1 6 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (15.00%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (15.00%) JMS
2 3 (15.00%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (20.00%) Reference Data
3 3 (15.00%) Equities
3 3 (15.00%) SWIFT
4 1 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
3 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (30.00%) Time Management
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) ETL
6 2 (10.00%) Change Control
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.00%) Analytics
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.00%) Software Delivery
7 1 (5.00%) Use Case
7 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) Java
2 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft