Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 19 January 2019 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 27 20
Rank change year-on-year +10 -7 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 28 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 7.04% 4.81% 6.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.67% 5.49% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 21
Liverpool median daily rate £480 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +43.08%
10th Percentile £293 £311 £369
90th Percentile £538 £580 £650
Merseyside median daily rate £483 £456 £460
% change year-on-year +5.75% -0.82% +50.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate £19.16 - -
Merseyside median hourly rate £19.16 - £22.00

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 323 328 339
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 81.16% 87.70% 80.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 228 227
Liverpool median daily rate £429 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.19% - -
10th Percentile £263 £224 £225
90th Percentile £588 £550 £600
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 12
Liverpool median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.31% - -62.96%
10th Percentile £11.36 £11.30 £11.00
90th Percentile £24.27 £18.87 £28.30
Merseyside median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +42.31% - -62.96%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Liverpool

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Liverpool

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Liverpool over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Liverpool

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Liverpool

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Liverpool over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
4 5 (17.86%) PMI Certification
5 4 (14.29%) Legal
5 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (14.29%) PMP
6 3 (10.71%) Prescriptive Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
6 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.71%) Data-Driven Decision Making
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Operations Research
6 3 (10.71%) Machine Learning
6 3 (10.71%) Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
6 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (10.71%) Banking
7 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.14%) Automotive
7 2 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Remedy
7 2 (7.14%) BMC
7 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.14%) UML

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.57%) Confluence
1 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) AutoCAD
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) SMS
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Legal
3 3 (10.71%) Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Automotive
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Project Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 7 (25.00%) IT Manager
3 6 (21.43%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (17.86%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (17.86%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) IT Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Programme Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Security Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Security Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Supply Chain Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) EDI
1 1 (3.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 5 (17.86%) Waterfall
4 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Data-Driven Decision Making
5 3 (10.71%) Decision-Making
5 3 (10.71%) Machine Learning
5 3 (10.71%) Operations Research
5 3 (10.71%) Prescriptive Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (7.14%) BPMN
6 2 (7.14%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) PMI Certification
2 4 (14.29%) PMP
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) Master's Degree
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (7.14%) BMC
1 2 (7.14%) Cisco
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.14%) Remedy
1 2 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Dell
2 1 (3.57%) EMC
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle