The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Wirral 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 3 months to 26 June 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 Management
Merseyside / Wirral
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 1 4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Wirral - 40.00% 12.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 42.86% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -9.09% -20.28%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the Wirral with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wirral
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 7 14 15
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Wirral 100.00% 93.33% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 0
Median daily rate £375 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Wirral

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Wirral citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the Wirral

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Wirral

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in the Wirral