The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 11 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -9
Contract jobs citing Project Management 100 32 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.89% 8.53% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.41% 10.49% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 18 10
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£465 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.85% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £320 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £498 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 £20.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.39% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+5.73% +3.44%
Project Management
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
649 305 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 83.63% 81.33% 72.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 448 211 62
Average daily rate £440 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 15 7
Average hourly rate £21.50 £18.72 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.88% +10.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 64 (40.76%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (35.67%) Finance
3 36 (22.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (19.75%) Agile Project Management
5 26 (16.56%) Waterfall
6 24 (15.29%) Open Source
7 23 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
7 23 (14.65%) PRINCE2
8 22 (14.01%) Risk Management
8 22 (14.01%) QA
8 22 (14.01%) Security Cleared
9 21 (13.38%) Business Analysis
10 20 (12.74%) Test Strategy
11 19 (12.10%) Web Services
12 18 (11.46%) Test Automation
13 17 (10.83%) Service Delivery
13 17 (10.83%) TDD
14 16 (10.19%) Microsoft
14 16 (10.19%) Test Scripting
15 15 (9.55%) Service Management
16 14 (8.92%) GAP Analysis
16 14 (8.92%) Automated Testing
16 14 (8.92%) Rational DOORS
17 13 (8.28%) BDD
17 13 (8.28%) Mentoring
17 13 (8.28%) Software Testing
17 13 (8.28%) MS Office
17 13 (8.28%) OO
18 12 (7.64%) Python
18 12 (7.64%) Oracle

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.18%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.18%) SAS
2 1 (0.64%) CMS
2 1 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.64%) Lync
2 1 (0.64%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (8.28%) MS Office
2 6 (3.82%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.18%) MS Project
4 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (6.37%) Oracle EBS
1 10 (6.37%) Oracle General Ledger
1 10 (6.37%) Oracle EBS R12
1 10 (6.37%) Oracle Payables
1 10 (6.37%) Oracle Assets
1 10 (6.37%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 10 (6.37%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 8 (5.10%) Oracle Receivables
2 8 (5.10%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.91%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.64%) 3G
2 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.64%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (0.64%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.64%) 4G
2 1 (0.64%) LAN
2 1 (0.64%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.46%) MongoDB
1 7 (4.46%) NoSQL
2 5 (3.18%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.64%) MySQL
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (8.92%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.91%) HP UFT
2 3 (1.91%) Selenium
3 2 (1.27%) Sahi
3 2 (1.27%) WATIR
4 1 (0.64%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.64%) JIRA
General
1 56 (35.67%) Finance
2 10 (6.37%) General Ledger
3 9 (5.73%) Billing
4 6 (3.82%) Banking
5 5 (3.18%) Legal
6 3 (1.91%) Retail
7 2 (1.27%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.27%) Marketing
8 1 (0.64%) French Language
8 1 (0.64%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 46 (29.30%) Project Manager
2 37 (23.57%) Analyst
3 25 (15.92%) Business Analyst
4 13 (8.28%) Test Manager
5 10 (6.37%) Consultant
5 10 (6.37%) Oracle Consultant
6 9 (5.73%) Test Analyst
7 7 (4.46%) Product Manager
7 7 (4.46%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (3.82%) QA Analyst
8 6 (3.82%) Service Manager
9 5 (3.18%) Integration Manager
9 5 (3.18%) Services Delivery Manager
9 5 (3.18%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 5 (3.18%) Quality Analyst
9 5 (3.18%) QA Test Analyst
9 5 (3.18%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (2.55%) Test Leader
10 4 (2.55%) Implementation Manager
10 4 (2.55%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.10%) Web Services
2 8 (5.10%) XML
3 7 (4.46%) RESTful
4 4 (2.55%) .NET
5 3 (1.91%) .NET Framework
6 2 (1.27%) Apache Flex
7 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.64%) REST
7 1 (0.64%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.64%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.64%) SOAP
7 1 (0.64%) XSLT
7 1 (0.64%) EDI
7 1 (0.64%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.46%) Economics
3 5 (3.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.27%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.64%) PMI
5 1 (0.64%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.64%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.64%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.55%) Windows
2 2 (1.27%) Linux
2 2 (1.27%) UNIX
3 1 (0.64%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (40.76%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (22.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (19.75%) Agile Project Management
4 26 (16.56%) Waterfall
5 24 (15.29%) Open Source
6 23 (14.65%) PRINCE2
7 22 (14.01%) Risk Management
8 21 (13.38%) Business Analysis
9 20 (12.74%) Test Strategy
10 18 (11.46%) Test Automation
11 17 (10.83%) TDD
11 17 (10.83%) Service Delivery
12 16 (10.19%) Test Scripting
13 15 (9.55%) Service Management
14 14 (8.92%) GAP Analysis
14 14 (8.92%) Automated Testing
15 13 (8.28%) Software Testing
15 13 (8.28%) OO
15 13 (8.28%) BDD
15 13 (8.28%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.64%) JavaScript
1 12 (7.64%) Python
2 11 (7.01%) C++
3 9 (5.73%) Java
3 9 (5.73%) SQL
4 2 (1.27%) Ruby
4 2 (1.27%) C
5 1 (0.64%) C#
5 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (14.01%) Security Cleared
2 12 (7.64%) SC Cleared
2 12 (7.64%) Degree
3 11 (7.01%) ISTQB
4 10 (6.37%) APMP
5 8 (5.10%) PMI Certification
6 7 (4.46%) PMP
6 7 (4.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (3.82%) ISEB
8 5 (3.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.64%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (14.01%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.64%) Oracle
3 6 (3.82%) HP
4 3 (1.91%) Informatica
5 2 (1.27%) SAP
6 1 (0.64%) Cisco
6 1 (0.64%) Sitecore
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