Period
to 22 July 2019

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £375 per day in advertised job vacancies in County Antrim during the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 44 70
Rank change year-on-year +20 +26 -47
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 22 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 5.43% 3.27% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.88% 3.39% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 9 7
County Antrim median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £308 £304 £268
90th Percentile £522 £588 £500
Northern Ireland median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
County Antrim median hourly rate £14.25 - -
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.25 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
County Antrim
Contract vacancies in County Antrim with a recognized job title 374 384 529
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.35% 96.73% 96.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 201 271 442
County Antrim median daily rate £400 £443 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.60% +7.27% +28.91%
10th Percentile £200 £261 £280
90th Percentile £569 £538 £500
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £433 £413
% change year-on-year -7.51% +4.85% +26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 18 7
County Antrim median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £14.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +6.46% +0.41%
10th Percentile £9.00 £10.09 £12.83
90th Percentile £17.75 £40.00 £22.47
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £14.56
% change year-on-year - -0.41% +1.29%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in County Antrim

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Manager in County Antrim.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in County Antrim

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in County Antrim

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in County Antrim over the 6 months to 22 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in County Antrim

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in County Antrim

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 22 July 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +15 22 £375 -3.23%
Project Manager
Northern Ireland

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 22 July 2019, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the County Antrim region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 16 (72.73%) Project Management
2 9 (40.91%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (36.36%) Finance
3 8 (36.36%) Banking
4 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
5 5 (22.73%) Equities
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) Java
6 4 (18.18%) Oracle
6 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
6 4 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
6 4 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
6 4 (18.18%) Scala
6 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
6 4 (18.18%) Analytics
7 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
7 3 (13.64%) JIRA
7 3 (13.64%) Confluence
7 3 (13.64%) Information Management
7 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
8 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.09%) Fixed Income
8 2 (9.09%) Change Management
8 2 (9.09%) Front Office
8 2 (9.09%) JBoss
8 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
8 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.09%) PRINCE

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 (13.64%) Confluence
2 2 (9.09%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) JIRA
General
1 8 (36.36%) Banking
1 8 (36.36%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Investment Banking
3 2 (9.09%) Front Office
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (9.09%) Natural Language Processing
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Equities
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 2 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (9.09%) Smart Meter
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) LIMS
3 1 (4.55%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Project Management
2 9 (40.91%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 4 (18.18%) Data Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (13.64%) Information Management
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (9.09%) Change Management
6 2 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (9.09%) Data Management
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE
6 2 (9.09%) Robotic Process Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (9.09%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) Java
2 4 (18.18%) Scala
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (4.55%) BC Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Xceptor
3 1 (4.55%) SAP