The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Newcastle upon Tyne region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 60 50 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 26 16 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.37% 2.55% 11.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 2.72% 11.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 33
Median daily rate £413 £444 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.04% +9.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £358 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £510 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.12 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-25.36% -6.66%

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
728 588 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.30% 93.63% 93.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 361 249
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 9
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +56.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.79 £10.50 £10.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £27.70 £21.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

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 18 January 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 47 (54.02%) Project Management
2 35 (40.23%) Finance
2 35 (40.23%) Security Cleared
3 30 (34.48%) PRINCE2
4 22 (25.29%) SC Cleared
5 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
5 13 (14.94%) PMI Certification
5 13 (14.94%) Change Management
5 13 (14.94%) Migration
6 12 (13.79%) MS Project
6 12 (13.79%) SharePoint
7 11 (12.64%) C
7 11 (12.64%) MS Office
7 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (12.64%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (10.34%) Programme Management
8 9 (10.34%) People Management
9 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (8.05%) Unit4 Business World
10 7 (8.05%) PMP
10 7 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (8.05%) MS Visio
10 7 (8.05%) SLA
10 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (8.05%) Business Development
10 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (6.90%) Project Planning
11 6 (6.90%) Change Control
11 6 (6.90%) PMI
11 6 (6.90%) Process Management

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Application Platforms
1 12 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (13.79%) MS Project
2 11 (12.64%) MS Office
2 11 (12.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (8.05%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (8.05%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.30%) Big Data
3 1 (1.15%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 35 (40.23%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.30%) Legal
4 1 (1.15%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) PMI
2 6 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 5 (5.75%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.30%) Economics
4 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) NHS
5 1 (1.15%) CCTV
5 1 (1.15%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.15%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.15%) Linux
1 1 (1.15%) SUSE
1 1 (1.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (54.02%) Project Management
2 30 (34.48%) PRINCE2
3 13 (14.94%) Change Management
3 13 (14.94%) Migration
4 11 (12.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (10.34%) People Management
5 9 (10.34%) Programme Management
6 8 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (8.05%) Business Development
8 6 (6.90%) Change Control
8 6 (6.90%) Process Management
8 6 (6.90%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.75%) Coaching
9 5 (5.75%) CRM
9 5 (5.75%) Scrum
9 5 (5.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (4.60%) Resource Management
10 4 (4.60%) SDLC
10 4 (4.60%) Transition Management
11 3 (3.45%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (40.23%) Security Cleared
2 22 (25.29%) SC Cleared
3 13 (14.94%) PMI Certification
4 7 (8.05%) PMP
4 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (5.75%) APMP
6 4 (4.60%) Degree
6 4 (4.60%) MAPM
7 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.15%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) SLA
2 4 (4.60%) QA
3 1 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (14.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.90%) Cadence
3 2 (2.30%) VMware
4 1 (1.15%) Capita
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco
4 1 (1.15%) Red Hat