The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
England / North East
Rank 17 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 85 65 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.78% 7.53% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.14% 8.95% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 39 26
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £297 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -23.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.67 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.67% +32.23%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
763 726 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 87.80% 84.13% 70.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 514 470 245
Median daily rate £388 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.62% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.00 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.55 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £21.00 £30.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the North East region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the North East region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +10 74 £400 +6.66% 4
Durham -8 3 £325 -31.57% 7
Northumberland +2 1 - -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 69 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.40%) Agile Project Management
3 47 (27.81%) Finance
4 38 (22.49%) Service Delivery
5 37 (21.89%) Scrum
6 35 (20.71%) PRINCE2
6 35 (20.71%) Security Cleared
6 35 (20.71%) User Stories
6 35 (20.71%) Coaching
7 29 (17.16%) Mentoring
8 26 (15.38%) ITIL
9 24 (14.20%) Microsoft
9 24 (14.20%) Open Source
10 21 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 18 (10.65%) Migration
11 18 (10.65%) Windows
11 18 (10.65%) Waterfall
12 17 (10.06%) Degree
12 17 (10.06%) SC Cleared
13 16 (9.47%) Business Analysis
13 16 (9.47%) Change Management
14 14 (8.28%) Programme Management
14 14 (8.28%) PMI Certification
14 14 (8.28%) Use Case
14 14 (8.28%) Service Design
15 13 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (7.69%) People Management
15 13 (7.69%) Management Information System
16 12 (7.10%) UML
16 12 (7.10%) Change Control

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.37%) GeoServer
3 2 (1.18%) CMS
3 2 (1.18%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.59%) Confluence
4 1 (0.59%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (5.33%) MS Office
1 9 (5.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (4.73%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.55%) MS Project
4 5 (2.96%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.59%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.59%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.18%) SaaS
2 1 (0.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.55%) DHCP
2 5 (2.96%) DNS
2 5 (2.96%) Firewall
3 4 (2.37%) Internet
3 4 (2.37%) Intranet
4 3 (1.78%) LAN
4 3 (1.78%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.59%) OpenScape
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.96%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.96%) OLAP
2 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (2.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.37%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.37%) GIS
3 4 (2.37%) OLAP Cube
3 4 (2.37%) QlikView
3 4 (2.37%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.37%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.18%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.59%) Big Data
5 1 (0.59%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Discoverer
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (2.96%) JIRA
2 2 (1.18%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.59%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 47 (27.81%) Finance
2 9 (5.33%) Legal
3 4 (2.37%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.78%) Billing
5 2 (1.18%) Banking
5 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.59%) Advertising
6 1 (0.59%) French Language
6 1 (0.59%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 53 (31.36%) Project Manager
2 25 (14.79%) Scrum Master
3 21 (12.43%) Analyst
3 21 (12.43%) Product Manager
4 13 (7.69%) Business Analyst
5 9 (5.33%) Agile Scrum Master
5 9 (5.33%) Developer
5 9 (5.33%) IT Manager
5 9 (5.33%) IT Project Manager
6 8 (4.73%) Infrastructure Manager
6 8 (4.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 8 (4.73%) Senior Manager
6 8 (4.73%) Senior Project Manager
7 6 (3.55%) Product Owner
8 5 (2.96%) Migration Manager
8 5 (2.96%) Migration Project Manager
9 4 (2.37%) CRM Manager
9 4 (2.37%) CRM Project Manager
9 4 (2.37%) PMO Manager
9 4 (2.37%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.37%) Java EE
1 4 (2.37%) SignalR
2 2 (1.18%) .NET
2 2 (1.18%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.18%) Angular 2
2 2 (1.18%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.18%) CSS
2 2 (1.18%) Entity Framework
2 2 (1.18%) HTML
2 2 (1.18%) HTML5
2 2 (1.18%) jQuery
2 2 (1.18%) Node.js
2 2 (1.18%) OpenLayers
2 2 (1.18%) Sass
2 2 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (0.59%) EJB
3 1 (0.59%) OAuth2
3 1 (0.59%) REST
3 1 (0.59%) SAML
3 1 (0.59%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 13 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.92%) Virtual Team
3 8 (4.73%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.14%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.96%) PMI
5 5 (2.96%) Smartphone
6 4 (2.37%) NHS
7 2 (1.18%) CCTV
7 2 (1.18%) CESG
7 2 (1.18%) CESG CLAS
7 2 (1.18%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (1.18%) CMDB
7 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.59%) Fintech
8 1 (0.59%) FMCG
8 1 (0.59%) Freedom of Information
8 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.59%) User Experience
8 1 (0.59%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.65%) Windows
2 4 (2.37%) Linux
3 3 (1.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.18%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.59%) OS/2
5 1 (0.59%) SUSE
5 1 (0.59%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (40.83%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (28.40%) Agile Project Management
3 38 (22.49%) Service Delivery
4 37 (21.89%) Scrum
5 35 (20.71%) Coaching
5 35 (20.71%) PRINCE2
5 35 (20.71%) User Stories
6 29 (17.16%) Mentoring
7 26 (15.38%) ITIL
8 24 (14.20%) Open Source
9 21 (12.43%) Stakeholder Management
10 18 (10.65%) Migration
10 18 (10.65%) Waterfall
11 16 (9.47%) Business Analysis
11 16 (9.47%) Change Management
12 14 (8.28%) Programme Management
12 14 (8.28%) Service Design
12 14 (8.28%) Use Case
13 13 (7.69%) People Management
14 12 (7.10%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 9 (5.33%) VB
2 7 (4.14%) SQL
3 5 (2.96%) JavaScript
3 5 (2.96%) VB6
4 2 (1.18%) C#
4 2 (1.18%) Java
4 2 (1.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 35 (20.71%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.06%) Degree
2 17 (10.06%) SC Cleared
3 14 (8.28%) PMI Certification
4 9 (5.33%) PMP
5 7 (4.14%) APMP
6 6 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (3.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (2.96%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.78%) BICSI Certification
8 3 (1.78%) BICSI RCDD
8 3 (1.78%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.78%) ISEB
8 3 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.18%) CISSP
9 2 (1.18%) CLAS
9 2 (1.18%) ISTQB
9 2 (1.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 2 (1.18%) MCSE
9 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.10%) PMO
2 6 (3.55%) QA
3 5 (2.96%) JSP 440
4 4 (2.37%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (4.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.18%) XenApp
3 2 (1.18%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (1.18%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (1.18%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 2 (1.18%) WMI
1 2 (1.18%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.59%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 24 (14.20%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.14%) Cadence
2 7 (4.14%) Oracle
2 7 (4.14%) SAP
3 5 (2.96%) VMware
4 4 (2.37%) ServiceNow
5 3 (1.78%) Cisco
5 3 (1.78%) HP
6 2 (1.18%) Borland
6 2 (1.18%) Citrix
6 2 (1.18%) Serena
7 1 (0.59%) AlgoSec
7 1 (0.59%) BT
7 1 (0.59%) IFS
7 1 (0.59%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.59%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.59%) Siemens
7 1 (0.59%) WorldPay