Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 15 17
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 40 44 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 10.93% 8.68% 8.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.94% 10.48% 10.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 33 29
Liverpool median daily rate £408 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.86% +9.38% +23.08%
10th Percentile £253 £315 £313
90th Percentile £500 £531 £683
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £413 £356
% change year-on-year -3.03% +15.87% -9.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 - -
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 - -

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 309 420 394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 84.43% 82.84% 82.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 271 260
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +1.94% +10.71%
10th Percentile £252 £263 £261
90th Percentile £568 £538 £526
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 3 5
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.31 £13.50 £18.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.44% -28.19% -63.61%
10th Percentile £12.26 £11.35 £10.70
90th Percentile £19.88 £15.25 £26.85
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £14.84 £18.80
% change year-on-year -11.66% -21.06% -63.61%

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 15 August 2018.

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 15 August 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 16 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (25.00%) SMS
4 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (20.00%) PMO
6 7 (17.50%) Gantt Chart
6 7 (17.50%) Critical Path Analysis
7 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
7 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 5 (12.50%) Windows
8 5 (12.50%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (10.00%) GDPR
9 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
10 3 (7.50%) Application Packaging
10 3 (7.50%) Use Case
10 3 (7.50%) Banking
10 3 (7.50%) NetScaler
10 3 (7.50%) XenApp
10 3 (7.50%) Change Control
10 3 (7.50%) BPMN

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 (2.50%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (2.50%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) SMS
2 3 (7.50%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (5.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Project Manager
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
3 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.00%) Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Citrix Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) IT Manager
5 3 (7.50%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Finance Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) GDPR Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Salesforce Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) jQuery
2 2 (5.00%) JSON
2 2 (5.00%) REST
2 2 (5.00%) SOAP
2 2 (5.00%) Visualforce
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) Ajax
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
3 1 (2.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Clustering
3 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (22.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 7 (17.50%) Critical Path Analysis
3 7 (17.50%) Gantt Chart
4 6 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (12.50%) SDLC
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.50%) Application Packaging
7 3 (7.50%) BPMN
7 3 (7.50%) Data Mapping
7 3 (7.50%) ITIL
7 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
7 3 (7.50%) UML
7 3 (7.50%) Use Case
7 3 (7.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (7.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
1 3 (7.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) Apex Code
2 2 (5.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) PHP
2 2 (5.00%) VB
2 2 (5.00%) VBA
3 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.50%) CISM
2 1 (2.50%) CISSP
2 1 (2.50%) CRISC
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) PMO
2 4 (10.00%) GDPR
3 2 (5.00%) QA
4 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (7.50%) XenApp
3 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
2 1 (2.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) HP
3 2 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.50%) Progress
4 1 (2.50%) Veritas