Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 19 21
Rank change year-on-year +11 +2 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 42 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 11.26% 6.83% 6.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.50% 8.43% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 19
Liverpool median daily rate £375 £456 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.81% +14.06% +3.23%
10th Percentile £213 £329 £313
90th Percentile £516 £554 £501
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £456 £388
% change year-on-year -12.33% +17.74% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 - -
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 - £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 311 356 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 83.38% 81.09% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 232 242
Liverpool median daily rate £390 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +3.56% +3.00%
10th Percentile £211 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £549 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 5
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 £13.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.85% -43.09% +30.54%
10th Percentile £11.41 £11.45 £10.70
90th Percentile £22.94 £20.05 £32.06
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £13.00 £22.42
% change year-on-year +0.85% -42.02% +28.13%

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 16 October 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 16 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Project Management in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 15 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (23.81%) SMS
5 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 8 (19.05%) PMO
7 7 (16.67%) Gantt Chart
7 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
8 5 (11.90%) Legal
8 5 (11.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (11.90%) SDLC
9 4 (9.52%) GDPR
9 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
9 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
9 4 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
10 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
10 3 (7.14%) XML
10 3 (7.14%) Java
10 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
10 3 (7.14%) SAP
10 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 3 (7.14%) PMP
10 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.14%) Change Control
10 3 (7.14%) Data Mapping
10 3 (7.14%) JIRA
10 3 (7.14%) Problem-Solving

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 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (2.38%) Confluence
1 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (7.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (2.38%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (2.38%) NetSuite
1 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (4.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 19 (45.24%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Automotive
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 6 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 5 (11.90%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Developer
4 4 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity Manager
5 2 (4.76%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 2 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Project Manager - Cybersecurity
5 2 (4.76%) Salesforce Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Security Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Security Project Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Information Officer
6 1 (2.38%) PMO Officer
6 1 (2.38%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) XML
2 2 (4.76%) jQuery
2 2 (4.76%) JSON
2 2 (4.76%) REST
2 2 (4.76%) SOAP
2 2 (4.76%) Visualforce
2 2 (4.76%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) Ajax
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) EDI
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) J2EE
3 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 7 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
4 7 (16.67%) Gantt Chart
5 5 (11.90%) SDLC
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Programme Management
6 4 (9.52%) Test Scripting
7 3 (7.14%) Change Control
7 3 (7.14%) Data Mapping
7 3 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) Customer Engagement
8 2 (4.76%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (4.76%) Project Planning
8 2 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Web Development
9 1 (2.38%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) Java
1 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.76%) Apex Code
2 2 (4.76%) PHP
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) VB
2 2 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) PMI Certification
2 3 (7.14%) PMP
3 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.38%) CISM
4 1 (2.38%) CISSP
4 1 (2.38%) CRISC
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) PMO
2 4 (9.52%) GDPR
3 2 (4.76%) QA
4 1 (2.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) BMC
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) IBM
3 1 (2.38%) Progress
3 1 (2.38%) Remedy