Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 6 months to 20 September 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 Planning
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 46 47
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 5 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.34% 1.03% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.26% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Liverpool median daily rate £425 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.30% +9.62% -18.75%
10th Percentile £390 £313 £278
90th Percentile £465 £450 £338
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £360 £325
% change year-on-year +18.06% +10.77% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

Project Planning 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 308 396 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 82.35% 81.48% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 255 252
Liverpool median daily rate £400 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.96% +6.34%
10th Percentile £213 £259 £239
90th Percentile £563 £550 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £400 £367
% change year-on-year - +9.14% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 5 5
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 £13.00 £18.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.85% -30.85% -37.73%
10th Percentile £12.03 £11.45 £10.70
90th Percentile £23.87 £20.05 £24.16
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £13.25 £18.80
% change year-on-year -1.06% -29.52% -37.73%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Liverpool

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) BPMN
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (20.00%) PMO
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control

Project Planning
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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Finance Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) PMO Assistant
4 1 (20.00%) PMO Officer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) BPMN
2 3 (60.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
2 3 (60.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) Use Case
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow
2 3 (60.00%) Workflow Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 2 (40.00%) Wealth Management
4 1 (20.00%) Budget Control
4 1 (20.00%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft