The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 15 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 2.44% 2.94% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.94% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£319 - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-0.69% -4.76%
Project Manager
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Durham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
74 34 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 90.24% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 10 18
Average daily rate £325 £260 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £221 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 5
Average hourly rate £16.16 £14.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.44% +31.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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
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 27 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Security
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Billing
3 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) NHS
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Freedom of Information
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Data Security
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Project Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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