Period
to 28 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies in Liverpool during the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
28 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 12 6
Rank change year-on-year -4 -6 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 41 47 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 8.02% 9.65% 12.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.30% 10.04% 13.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 24 58
Liverpool median daily rate £463 £388 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.35% -4.62% -2.69%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £275
90th Percentile £525 £464 £529
Merseyside median daily rate £450 £375 £413
% change year-on-year +20.00% -9.09% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 494 468 516
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 96.67% 96.10% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 285 291
Liverpool median daily rate £388 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.65% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £253 £235 £163
90th Percentile £550 £523 £540
Merseyside median daily rate £381 £375 £338
% change year-on-year +1.67% +11.11% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 17
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.15 £11.50
90th Percentile £16.68 £22.27 £34.35
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% -17.65%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Liverpool

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Liverpool

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Liverpool over the 6 months to 28 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Liverpool

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Liverpool

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Liverpool region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 20 (48.78%) Project Management
2 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) Finance
3 10 (24.39%) PRINCE2
4 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
5 7 (17.07%) Retail
5 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
6 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.20%) Scrum
7 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (12.20%) Process Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Supplier Management
8 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
8 4 (9.76%) CRM
8 4 (9.76%) SAP
8 4 (9.76%) Validation
9 3 (7.32%) Banking
9 3 (7.32%) Logistics
9 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.32%) Migration
9 3 (7.32%) Legal
9 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
9 3 (7.32%) Change Management
9 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.32%) QA
9 3 (7.32%) Case Management
9 3 (7.32%) PMO
10 2 (4.88%) Mobile Device Management
10 2 (4.88%) Change Control

Project Manager Skill Set
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 (2.44%) Apache Spark
1 1 (2.44%) Documentum
1 1 (2.44%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.88%) SAP PM
3 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.44%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.44%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) PSTN
1 2 (4.88%) VoIP
2 1 (2.44%) LAN
2 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) EDMS
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Legal
3 3 (7.32%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (4.88%) Corporate Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Law
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.88%) EPoS
1 2 (4.88%) FMCG
1 2 (4.88%) LIMS
1 2 (4.88%) NHS
2 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.44%) Biotechnology
2 1 (2.44%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.44%) Learning Management System
2 1 (2.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) AIX
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) Project Management
2 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.07%) Waterfall
5 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.20%) Process Improvement
6 5 (12.20%) Scrum
7 4 (9.76%) CRM
7 4 (9.76%) Supplier Management
7 4 (9.76%) Validation
8 3 (7.32%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.32%) Case Management
8 3 (7.32%) Change Management
8 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.32%) Logistics
8 3 (7.32%) Migration
9 2 (4.88%) Change Control
9 2 (4.88%) Data Validation
9 2 (4.88%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (4.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) COBOL
1 1 (2.44%) Java
1 1 (2.44%) Python
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) APMP
1 2 (4.88%) ISEB
2 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) PMO
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) GMP
3 1 (2.44%) GDPR
3 1 (2.44%) MiFID
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) SAP
3 2 (4.88%) Acronis
4 1 (2.44%) Apple
4 1 (2.44%) Cognos
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Teradata
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