The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 13 23 3
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 34 29 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.33% 9.03% 16.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.37% 10.10% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 9
Average daily rate
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£381 £300 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -31.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £204 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £405 £396
% change year-on-year
+2.46% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +9.48%
Project Manager
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
299 287 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 90.88% 89.41% 90.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 180 50
Average daily rate £350 £250 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 22 17
Average hourly rate £11.00 £25.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.00% +85.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.74 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.55% -2.85%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Project Manager
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 Manager across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Project Manager
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 Manager across the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 35 (48.61%) Project Management
2 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
3 21 (29.17%) PRINCE2
4 19 (26.39%) MS Office
4 19 (26.39%) Economics
5 17 (23.61%) Service Management
5 17 (23.61%) Security Cleared
6 16 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (19.44%) Programme Management
8 13 (18.06%) Change Management
9 12 (16.67%) MS Project
10 11 (15.28%) Finance
10 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
12 7 (9.72%) Change Control
12 7 (9.72%) C
12 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
13 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
13 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
13 5 (6.94%) ITIL
14 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
14 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 3 (4.17%) Billing
15 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
15 3 (4.17%) Marketing
15 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
15 3 (4.17%) RAD
16 2 (2.78%) AIX
16 2 (2.78%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (26.39%) MS Office
2 12 (16.67%) MS Project
3 7 (9.72%) MS Excel
4 5 (6.94%) MS Visio
4 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.39%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.39%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 3 (4.17%) Billing
2 3 (4.17%) Marketing
3 1 (1.39%) Military
3 1 (1.39%) Banking
3 1 (1.39%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) Economics
2 16 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) AIX
2 1 (1.39%) VME
2 1 (1.39%) UNIX
2 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) Project Management
2 21 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 17 (23.61%) Service Management
4 14 (19.44%) Programme Management
5 13 (18.06%) Change Management
6 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (9.72%) Change Control
8 5 (6.94%) ITIL
9 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (5.56%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.17%) RAD
10 3 (4.17%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.78%) Waterfall
11 2 (2.78%) ITIL V3
11 2 (2.78%) Project Governance
11 2 (2.78%) CRM
11 2 (2.78%) PRINCE
11 2 (2.78%) Security Management
12 1 (1.39%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.72%) C
2 1 (1.39%) COBOL
2 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) Security Cleared
2 9 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.78%) HP
3 1 (1.39%) Micro Focus
3 1 (1.39%) VMware
3 1 (1.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.39%) Cisco
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