Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 23 November 2017 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 - 49
Rank change year-on-year - +49 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 4 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.82% - 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% - 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Merseyside median daily rate £356 - £300
10th Percentile £313 - £238
90th Percentile £450 - £325
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 -
% change year-on-year -52.94% - -

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 410 466 609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 84.02% 78.19% 80.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 289 314
Merseyside median daily rate £395 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £185
90th Percentile £538 £514 £547
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 5
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +28.13% +12.90%
10th Percentile £10.47 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £18.87 £30.76 £97.58
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Merseyside

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Merseyside

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Merseyside over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in Merseyside

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Merseyside

Project Planning
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 Project Planning within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 23 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 - 4 £356 -
Project Planning
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Deep Learning
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
3 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITSM
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Teradata
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling

Project Planning
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) RFID
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Excel Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Deep Learning
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Logistic Regression
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Teradata