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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 11 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 48 54 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 12.15% 12.83% 14.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.08% 14.14% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 8
Average daily rate
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£390 £385 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.32% -13.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £414 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £35.05
% change year-on-year
-5.84% +9.84%
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
367 382 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 92.91% 90.74% 88.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 242 61
Average daily rate £350 £265 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.07% -11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £465 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 17 11
Average hourly rate £11.61 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.70% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.20 £27.50 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015, 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 40 (46.51%) Project Management
2 21 (24.42%) PRINCE2
2 21 (24.42%) Microsoft
3 19 (22.09%) Economics
4 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
5 17 (19.77%) MS Office
5 17 (19.77%) Service Management
6 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (16.28%) Programme Management
9 13 (15.12%) Change Management
10 12 (13.95%) Finance
11 11 (12.79%) MS Project
12 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
13 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (9.30%) C
13 8 (9.30%) Change Control
14 7 (8.14%) ITIL
14 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
15 6 (6.98%) Private Cloud
16 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
16 5 (5.81%) AIX
17 4 (4.65%) Service Delivery
17 4 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 4 (4.65%) DevOps
18 3 (3.49%) Waterfall
18 3 (3.49%) Billing
18 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
18 3 (3.49%) Java
18 3 (3.49%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 17 (19.77%) MS Office
2 11 (12.79%) MS Project
3 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.49%) MS Visio
4 3 (3.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.16%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.16%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) LoadRunner
1 1 (1.16%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 12 (13.95%) Finance
2 3 (3.49%) Billing
3 2 (2.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) French Language
4 1 (1.16%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Military
4 1 (1.16%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) CSS
1 1 (1.16%) EDI
1 1 (1.16%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) Economics
2 16 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.98%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.16%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.16%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.81%) AIX
2 2 (2.33%) UNIX
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.16%) VME
3 1 (1.16%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (46.51%) Project Management
2 21 (24.42%) PRINCE2
3 17 (19.77%) Service Management
4 15 (17.44%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (16.28%) Programme Management
6 13 (15.12%) Change Management
7 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (9.30%) Change Control
8 7 (8.14%) ITIL
9 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.65%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.65%) DevOps
10 4 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (3.49%) Waterfall
11 3 (3.49%) RAD
12 2 (2.33%) CRM
12 2 (2.33%) ERP
12 2 (2.33%) PRINCE
12 2 (2.33%) Six Sigma
12 2 (2.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (9.30%) C
2 3 (3.49%) Java
3 1 (1.16%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMP
4 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 21 (24.42%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.49%) HP
2 3 (3.49%) Oracle
3 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.16%) Micro Focus
4 1 (1.16%) VMware
4 1 (1.16%) SAP
4 1 (1.16%) Cisco
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