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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 34 11 24
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 34 36 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.07% 11.08% 9.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.39% 11.92% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 29 14
Average daily rate £413 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £517 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
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
631 302 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.18% 92.92% 93.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 203 163
Average daily rate £375 £380 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +52.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 29
Average hourly rate £16.38 £13.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.58% -22.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.18 £18.99 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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 38 (56.72%) Project Management
2 19 (28.36%) PRINCE2
3 18 (26.87%) Finance
4 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (16.42%) MS Office
7 10 (14.93%) Migration
8 8 (11.94%) Change Management
8 8 (11.94%) MS Project
8 8 (11.94%) Process Improvement
9 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
10 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
10 6 (8.96%) Service Management
10 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
10 6 (8.96%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (7.46%) Risk Management
11 5 (7.46%) Legal
11 5 (7.46%) Scrum
11 5 (7.46%) Oracle
11 5 (7.46%) Banking
11 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
12 4 (5.97%) Customer Engagement
12 4 (5.97%) Business Development
12 4 (5.97%) Degree
12 4 (5.97%) Economics
12 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
12 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) Confluence
2 1 (1.49%) Drupal
2 1 (1.49%) FileNet
Applications
1 11 (16.42%) MS Office
2 8 (11.94%) MS Project
3 4 (5.97%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Firewall
1 1 (1.49%) Intranet
1 1 (1.49%) ISDN
1 1 (1.49%) LAN
1 1 (1.49%) OpenScape
1 1 (1.49%) PSTN
1 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) JIRA
General
1 18 (26.87%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
2 5 (7.46%) Legal
3 3 (4.48%) Retail
4 2 (2.99%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Back Office
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
5 1 (1.49%) Front Office
5 1 (1.49%) Games
5 1 (1.49%) Marketing
5 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.97%) Economics
3 3 (4.48%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.99%) CESG
4 2 (2.99%) NHS
4 2 (2.99%) Online Gambling
4 2 (2.99%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) EPoS
5 1 (1.49%) IVR
5 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) Social Gaming
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.48%) Windows
1 3 (4.48%) Windows Server
1 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.99%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (56.72%) Project Management
2 19 (28.36%) PRINCE2
3 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (22.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (14.93%) Migration
5 8 (11.94%) Change Management
5 8 (11.94%) Process Improvement
6 6 (8.96%) Mentoring
6 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.96%) Service Management
7 5 (7.46%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.46%) Scrum
8 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.97%) Business Development
8 4 (5.97%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (5.97%) Programme Management
9 3 (4.48%) Change Control
9 3 (4.48%) Information Security
9 3 (4.48%) Kanban
9 3 (4.48%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.48%) C
2 1 (1.49%) C++
2 1 (1.49%) Java
2 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) BPSS Clearance
1 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.97%) Degree
3 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.48%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.48%) PMP
5 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.99%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.49%) COREP
3 1 (1.49%) FINREP
3 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) VMware
4 2 (2.99%) SAP
4 2 (2.99%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.49%) Avaya
5 1 (1.49%) BT
5 1 (1.49%) Capita
5 1 (1.49%) IBM
5 1 (1.49%) NICE Systems