Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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 Management
Merseyside > Wirral
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 2 2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Wirral - 18.18% 18.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 22.22% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Wirral median daily rate - £325 -
Merseyside median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wirral median hourly rate - £22.00 -
Merseyside median hourly rate - £22.00 -

Project Management 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 the Wirral with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wirral
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Wirral 100.00% 81.82% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 1
Wirral median daily rate £300 £328 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.40% +19.09% +12.24%
10th Percentile £228 £253 £263
90th Percentile £370 £391 £288
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Wirral median hourly rate - £22.00 -
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £17.50
% change year-on-year -42.02% +28.13% +12.90%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Wirral

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the Wirral.

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