The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Durham region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 9 14 10
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 12 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 14.81% 5.08% 6.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.38% 5.56% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 6
Average daily rate
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£393 £168 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+134.32% -58.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £168 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £168 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -15.71%
Job Titles Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
78 54 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 96.30% 91.53% 84.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 16 32
Average daily rate £325 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £363 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 28 11
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +69.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £32.50 £24.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
Project Manager
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Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Durham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Durham

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Durham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Durham region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Durham

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the Durham region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title.

1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 9 (56.25%) Finance
3 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
5 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
5 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
5 3 (18.75%) Wireless
6 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
6 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (6.25%) CBAP
7 1 (6.25%) Analytics
7 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
7 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Degree
7 1 (6.25%) WFM
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
7 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 1 (6.25%) SAP
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (6.25%) ISEB
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (6.25%) Genesys
7 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
7 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
7 1 (6.25%) CRM
7 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham region that cited Project Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SAP BI
General
1 9 (56.25%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Project Management
2 8 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Matrix Management
4 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) WFM
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) E-Procurement
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CBAP
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Genesys
Durham, County Durham
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: £400 - £432 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 2 days ago