Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 22 November 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.

IT Project Manager
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 50 54
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4 -8
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 2 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.41% 0.67% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.71% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Merseyside median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% - +12.28%
10th Percentile £431 £375 £260
90th Percentile £444 £425 £438
North West median daily rate £431 £368 £450
% change year-on-year +17.35% -18.33% +16.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £32.50 £54.50
% change year-on-year - -40.37% +28.24%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Merseyside
Contract vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 466 564 712
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 94.31% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 334 345
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £193 £213 £163
90th Percentile £550 £518 £533
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 31
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £9.32 £12.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £18.87 £25.01 £23.75
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +25.00%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Merseyside

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Merseyside

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool -2 1 £438 +9.38%
IT Project Manager
North West

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT 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 Merseyside region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics 365
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Analytics
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft