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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 41 30 37
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 65 48 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.64% 6.11% 4.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.14% 6.45% 5.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 39 17
Median daily rate £350 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% +35.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £542 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £37.55 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-18.09% +25.15%
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
1059 744 460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 91.93% 94.66% 94.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 511 303
Median daily rate £375 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 28 27
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.77 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% +61.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.10 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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 30 September 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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 67 (55.37%) Project Management
2 65 (53.72%) Security Cleared
3 57 (47.11%) Finance
4 49 (40.50%) SC Cleared
5 31 (25.62%) Business Development
6 22 (18.18%) Legal
7 21 (17.36%) PRINCE2
8 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
9 18 (14.88%) Change Management
10 16 (13.22%) PMI Certification
11 15 (12.40%) PMP
11 15 (12.40%) MS Project
11 15 (12.40%) MS Office
11 15 (12.40%) Migration
12 14 (11.57%) Programme Management
12 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (10.74%) C
14 12 (9.92%) Economics
15 11 (9.09%) Degree
16 9 (7.44%) MS PowerPoint
16 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
16 9 (7.44%) Service Management
17 8 (6.61%) Process Management
17 8 (6.61%) SharePoint
18 7 (5.79%) Cadence
18 7 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
18 7 (5.79%) SLA
18 7 (5.79%) Supplier Management
19 6 (4.96%) Project Planning
19 6 (4.96%) People 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 8 (6.61%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (12.40%) MS Office
1 15 (12.40%) MS Project
2 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.83%) Broadband
1 1 (0.83%) Firewall
1 1 (0.83%) LAN
1 1 (0.83%) Network Security
1 1 (0.83%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.79%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.83%) Electronic Patient Records
General
1 57 (47.11%) Finance
2 22 (18.18%) Legal
3 4 (3.31%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.65%) Billing
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.57%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.92%) Economics
3 5 (4.13%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.48%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.65%) NHS
5 2 (1.65%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (55.37%) Project Management
2 31 (25.62%) Business Development
3 21 (17.36%) PRINCE2
4 18 (14.88%) Change Management
5 15 (12.40%) Migration
6 14 (11.57%) Programme Management
7 9 (7.44%) Service Management
8 8 (6.61%) Process Management
9 7 (5.79%) Supplier Management
10 6 (4.96%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.96%) People Management
10 6 (4.96%) Project Planning
11 5 (4.13%) Validation
12 4 (3.31%) Change Control
12 4 (3.31%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (3.31%) Scrum
12 4 (3.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (3.31%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (2.48%) SDLC
13 3 (2.48%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.74%) C
Qualifications
1 65 (53.72%) Security Cleared
2 49 (40.50%) SC Cleared
3 16 (13.22%) PMI Certification
4 15 (12.40%) PMP
5 11 (9.09%) Degree
6 5 (4.13%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (3.31%) MAPM
7 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.83%) APMP
8 1 (0.83%) HNC
8 1 (0.83%) HND
8 1 (0.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) SLA
2 4 (3.31%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (16.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.79%) Cadence
3 2 (1.65%) HP
4 1 (0.83%) Dynatrace