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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 57 20 24
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 53 50 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.26% 7.54% 5.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.81% 7.97% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 13
Median daily rate £340 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £530 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.38 £40.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+0.93% +33.33%
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
1102 627 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 88.51% 94.57% 93.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 400 205
Median daily rate £325 £405 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.75% +15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 50 24
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 64 (57.66%) Project Management
2 55 (49.55%) Security Cleared
3 43 (38.74%) SC Cleared
4 42 (37.84%) Finance
5 27 (24.32%) Business Development
6 23 (20.72%) Microsoft
7 22 (19.82%) Legal
8 19 (17.12%) MS Office
9 17 (15.32%) Change Management
9 17 (15.32%) Economics
9 17 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (13.51%) PRINCE2
12 14 (12.61%) Service Management
13 13 (11.71%) Programme Management
13 13 (11.71%) PMP
14 12 (10.81%) Degree
15 11 (9.91%) MS Project
15 11 (9.91%) BPSS Clearance
16 8 (7.21%) C
16 8 (7.21%) SharePoint
16 8 (7.21%) PMI Certification
16 8 (7.21%) Data Centre
17 7 (6.31%) MS PowerPoint
17 7 (6.31%) SLA
17 7 (6.31%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (6.31%) Migration
18 6 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
18 6 (5.41%) MS Visio
18 6 (5.41%) Process Improvement

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 (7.21%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (17.12%) MS Office
2 11 (9.91%) MS Project
3 7 (6.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.41%) MS Visio
5 5 (4.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Firewall
1 2 (1.80%) LAN
2 1 (0.90%) Broadband
2 1 (0.90%) ISDN
2 1 (0.90%) Network Security
2 1 (0.90%) OpenScape
2 1 (0.90%) PSTN
2 1 (0.90%) Skype
2 1 (0.90%) Softphone
2 1 (0.90%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.90%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.31%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 42 (37.84%) Finance
2 22 (19.82%) Legal
3 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.90%) Billing
4 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.32%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (15.32%) Economics
2 8 (7.21%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.60%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.80%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.90%) IVR
5 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.90%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.90%) NHS
5 1 (0.90%) Online Gambling
5 1 (0.90%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (57.66%) Project Management
2 27 (24.32%) Business Development
3 17 (15.32%) Change Management
4 16 (14.41%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (13.51%) PRINCE2
6 14 (12.61%) Service Management
7 13 (11.71%) Programme Management
8 7 (6.31%) Migration
9 6 (5.41%) Process Improvement
9 6 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (4.50%) Risk Management
10 5 (4.50%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.60%) PRINCE
11 4 (3.60%) Supplier Management
12 3 (2.70%) Agile Project Management
12 3 (2.70%) Change Control
12 3 (2.70%) Customer Engagement
12 3 (2.70%) Process Management
12 3 (2.70%) Scrum
12 3 (2.70%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.21%) C
2 1 (0.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 55 (49.55%) Security Cleared
2 43 (38.74%) SC Cleared
3 13 (11.71%) PMP
4 12 (10.81%) Degree
5 11 (9.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (7.21%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.80%) HND
8 1 (0.90%) APMP
8 1 (0.90%) HNC
8 1 (0.90%) MAPM
8 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.31%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (20.72%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.80%) HP
3 1 (0.90%) Avaya
3 1 (0.90%) BT
3 1 (0.90%) Cadence
3 1 (0.90%) Capita
3 1 (0.90%) Dynatrace
3 1 (0.90%) NICE Systems
3 1 (0.90%) Oracle
3 1 (0.90%) Salesforce.com