The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Durham region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
North East / Durham
Rank 13 11 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 7 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 7.69% 6.74% 9.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 7.06% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 2
Median daily rate £350 £440 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.45% +21.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £388 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £490 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £421 £418
% change year-on-year
+0.89% +0.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%

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
84 85 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 92.31% 95.51% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 40 37
Median daily rate £350 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 8
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £16.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Durham region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

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 26 February 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Durham region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newton Aycliffe - 1 £325 -
Project Manager
North East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Durham region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 6 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 6 (37.50%) Information Governance
3 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (31.25%) Change Management
4 5 (31.25%) MS Project
4 5 (31.25%) MS Office
4 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
4 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (25.00%) Critical Path Analysis
5 4 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
5 4 (25.00%) Demand Management
6 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
7 2 (12.50%) Validation
7 2 (12.50%) NHS
7 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (12.50%) CRM
8 1 (6.25%) Line Management
8 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
8 1 (6.25%) Asset Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Durham 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:

Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
1 5 (31.25%) MS Project
1 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle EBS
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 6 (37.50%) Information Governance
2 6 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (25.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Demand Management
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 2 (12.50%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards