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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 41 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 57 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 6.19% 9.36% 10.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.90% 9.82% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 37 36
Median daily rate £310 £375 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% -11.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £310 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £503 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £410
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £30.10 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-20.26% -19.73%
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
826 509 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 89.69% 95.32% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 532 319 320
Median daily rate £325 £350 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £200 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 50 7
Median hourly rate £26.58 £13.71 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.83% +9.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.89 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.20 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 55 (61.80%) Project Management
2 36 (40.45%) Finance
3 30 (33.71%) Security Cleared
4 21 (23.60%) SC Cleared
4 21 (23.60%) Business Development
5 19 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (20.22%) Legal
7 14 (15.73%) BPSS Clearance
8 13 (14.61%) PRINCE2
9 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
9 12 (13.48%) Change Management
10 11 (12.36%) Migration
10 11 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (12.36%) MS Office
10 11 (12.36%) PMP
10 11 (12.36%) PMI Certification
10 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (11.24%) Data Centre
12 9 (10.11%) Economics
13 8 (8.99%) Degree
13 8 (8.99%) Programme Management
13 8 (8.99%) SharePoint
14 7 (7.87%) Service Management
14 7 (7.87%) Process Improvement
15 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
15 6 (6.74%) MS Project
16 5 (5.62%) PRINCE
16 5 (5.62%) MS Visio
16 5 (5.62%) Risk Management
16 5 (5.62%) MS PowerPoint

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 (8.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.12%) FileNet
Applications
1 11 (12.36%) MS Office
2 6 (6.74%) MS Project
3 5 (5.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (5.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.12%) Firewall
1 1 (1.12%) ISDN
1 1 (1.12%) LAN
1 1 (1.12%) OpenScape
1 1 (1.12%) PSTN
1 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 36 (40.45%) Finance
2 18 (20.22%) Legal
3 1 (1.12%) Back Office
3 1 (1.12%) Banking
3 1 (1.12%) Front Office
3 1 (1.12%) Marketing
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.36%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (11.24%) Data Centre
3 9 (10.11%) Economics
4 5 (5.62%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.25%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.12%) EPoS
6 1 (1.12%) IVR
6 1 (1.12%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.12%) Online Gambling
6 1 (1.12%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (61.80%) Project Management
2 21 (23.60%) Business Development
3 19 (21.35%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.61%) PRINCE2
5 12 (13.48%) Change Management
6 11 (12.36%) Migration
6 11 (12.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (8.99%) Programme Management
8 7 (7.87%) Process Improvement
8 7 (7.87%) Service Management
9 6 (6.74%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.62%) PRINCE
10 5 (5.62%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.49%) Business Analysis
11 4 (4.49%) Release Management
12 3 (3.37%) Change Control
12 3 (3.37%) Customer Engagement
12 3 (3.37%) Data Migration
12 3 (3.37%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.37%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.49%) C
2 1 (1.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 30 (33.71%) Security Cleared
2 21 (23.60%) SC Cleared
3 14 (15.73%) BPSS Clearance
4 11 (12.36%) PMI Certification
4 11 (12.36%) PMP
5 8 (8.99%) Degree
6 1 (1.12%) DBS Check
6 1 (1.12%) HND
6 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.12%) COREP
1 1 (1.12%) FINREP
Vendors
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.25%) HP
2 2 (2.25%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.12%) Avaya
3 1 (1.12%) BT
3 1 (1.12%) Cadence
3 1 (1.12%) Capita
3 1 (1.12%) Dynatrace
3 1 (1.12%) IBM
3 1 (1.12%) NICE Systems
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle
3 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com