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 27 November 2014 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 31 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 33 12 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.67% 7.36% 9.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.78% 9.68% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 9 14
Average daily rate
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£439 £375 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £345 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £674
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.29% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.78% -6.15%
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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
487 124 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 83.68% 76.07% 66.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 71 88
Average daily rate £395 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 8
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.42 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.39% -14.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £20.85 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014, 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 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 20 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 17 (26.15%) MS Office
3 17 (26.15%) Finance
4 16 (24.62%) Service Management
5 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (15.38%) MS Project
9 9 (13.85%) ITIL
9 9 (13.85%) ISEB
9 9 (13.85%) Economics
10 8 (12.31%) MS PowerPoint
10 8 (12.31%) APMP
10 8 (12.31%) Programme Management
11 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
12 6 (9.23%) Change Management
13 5 (7.69%) MS Visio
13 5 (7.69%) Scrum
13 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
13 5 (7.69%) Change Control
13 5 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
14 4 (6.15%) User Stories
14 4 (6.15%) Coaching
14 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
14 4 (6.15%) C
15 3 (4.62%) SAP
15 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
15 3 (4.62%) SAP SD
15 3 (4.62%) SAP R/3

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

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (26.15%) MS Office
2 10 (15.38%) MS Project
3 8 (12.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (7.69%) MS Visio
5 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) SAP SD
1 3 (4.62%) SAP R/3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (26.15%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.62%) Billing
3 2 (3.08%) Military
3 2 (3.08%) Electronics
4 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Project Manager
2 10 (15.38%) Analyst
3 6 (9.23%) Senior Project Manager
3 6 (9.23%) Senior Manager
4 5 (7.69%) ScrumMaster
5 4 (6.15%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.62%) Coordinator
6 3 (4.62%) Sales Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) SAP Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) SAP SD Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (4.62%) SAP SD Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Environment Analyst
7 2 (3.08%) Operations Manager
7 2 (3.08%) Business Analyst
8 1 (1.54%) Tester
8 1 (1.54%) Project Planner
8 1 (1.54%) Architect
8 1 (1.54%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.08%) CSS
2 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.85%) Economics
3 1 (1.54%) NHS
3 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 16 (24.62%) Service Management
3 11 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (13.85%) ITIL
5 8 (12.31%) Programme Management
6 6 (9.23%) Change Management
7 5 (7.69%) Scrum
7 5 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.69%) Change Control
7 5 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (6.15%) User Stories
8 4 (6.15%) Coaching
8 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
9 3 (4.62%) Six Sigma
9 3 (4.62%) CMMI
9 3 (4.62%) Supplier Management
9 3 (4.62%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (4.62%) SAP Implementation
10 2 (3.08%) ITIL V3
10 2 (3.08%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) C
2 1 (1.54%) C#
2 1 (1.54%) C++
2 1 (1.54%) Java
2 1 (1.54%) SQL
2 1 (1.54%) Python
2 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.85%) ISEB
3 8 (12.31%) APMP
4 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.08%) MCSE
6 2 (3.08%) MCSA
7 1 (1.54%) PMP
7 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.54%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.54%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (32.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.62%) SAP
3 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.08%) Apple
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle