The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 21 3 9
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 21 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.85% 17.96% 11.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.31% 19.35% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 18
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£400 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £402
% change year-on-year
- -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -18.57%
Job Titles Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
333 155 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.76% 92.81% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 67 154
Average daily rate £355 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £252 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 13 12
Average hourly rate £11.75 £12.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.08% -44.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £17.19 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Project Manager
Tyne and Wear

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 August 2014, 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 21 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
4 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (16.67%) Service Management
5 11 (15.28%) MS Office
6 10 (13.89%) Oracle
6 10 (13.89%) SC Cleared
7 9 (12.50%) Change Management
8 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (9.72%) Programme Management
9 7 (9.72%) Finance
9 7 (9.72%) PMI Certification
10 6 (8.33%) C
10 6 (8.33%) Linux
10 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.33%) VMware
10 6 (8.33%) Economics
10 6 (8.33%) WebSphere
11 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (6.94%) Migration
11 5 (6.94%) ITIL
11 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
12 4 (5.56%) PMI
12 4 (5.56%) Java
12 4 (5.56%) WAN
12 4 (5.56%) IBM
12 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
12 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 6 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) MS Office
2 2 (2.78%) MS Project
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.56%) WAN
2 3 (4.17%) 4G
2 3 (4.17%) 3G
3 2 (2.78%) Internet
3 2 (2.78%) DSL
3 2 (2.78%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.39%) Network Security
4 1 (1.39%) Firewall
4 1 (1.39%) Wireless
4 1 (1.39%) LAN
4 1 (1.39%) MPLS
4 1 (1.39%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.39%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.33%) Economics
2 4 (5.56%) PMI
3 1 (1.39%) Informatics
3 1 (1.39%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.78%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (48.61%) Project Management
2 21 (29.17%) PRINCE2
3 12 (16.67%) Service Management
4 9 (12.50%) Change Management
5 8 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (9.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (9.72%) Programme Management
7 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.94%) Migration
8 5 (6.94%) ITIL
9 3 (4.17%) ETL
10 2 (2.78%) Scrum
10 2 (2.78%) Information Security
10 2 (2.78%) Information Security Management
10 2 (2.78%) Security Management
10 2 (2.78%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.78%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 2 (2.78%) Performance Management
10 2 (2.78%) Change Control
11 1 (1.39%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.33%) C
2 4 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (18.06%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 7 (9.72%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.17%) PMP
5 2 (2.78%) Degree
6 1 (1.39%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (13.89%) Oracle
3 6 (8.33%) VMware
4 5 (6.94%) Red Hat
5 4 (5.56%) IBM
6 3 (4.17%) Informatica
7 2 (2.78%) Cisco
8 1 (1.39%) TSYS
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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