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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 13 16 6
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 72 45 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.29% 7.63% 13.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.16% 10.44% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 22 12
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£400 £438 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £495 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.40 £35.00 £36.11
% change year-on-year
-10.28% -3.07%
Project Management
England

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
592 431 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 76.39% 73.05% 69.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 272 94
Average daily rate £395 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 7 10
Average hourly rate £15.68 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.87 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +5 63 £381 -12.85% 5
Durham -4 6 £475 +90.00% 1
Teesside - 1 £400 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 43 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (23.28%) Agile Project Management
3 22 (18.97%) Finance
4 21 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (17.24%) ITIL
5 20 (17.24%) PRINCE2
6 18 (15.52%) Microsoft
6 18 (15.52%) Open Source
7 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
8 16 (13.79%) TDD
8 16 (13.79%) Web Services
9 15 (12.93%) MS Office
9 15 (12.93%) Test Automation
10 14 (12.07%) QA
11 13 (11.21%) SC Cleared
11 13 (11.21%) Service Delivery
12 12 (10.34%) Service Management
12 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (10.34%) SQL
12 12 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (10.34%) Automated Testing
12 12 (10.34%) BDD
13 11 (9.48%) Economics
13 11 (9.48%) XML
14 10 (8.62%) Java
14 10 (8.62%) MongoDB
14 10 (8.62%) NoSQL
14 10 (8.62%) RESTful
14 10 (8.62%) Mentoring
15 9 (7.76%) User Stories

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.86%) Lync
3 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.86%) SAS
3 1 (0.86%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (12.93%) MS Office
2 7 (6.03%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.17%) MS Project
4 4 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (0.86%) Aareon QL
1 1 (0.86%) OPENHousing
1 1 (0.86%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (0.86%) Northgate Housing
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.86%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.86%) arcHouse
1 1 (0.86%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.86%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.86%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (0.86%) LAN
1 1 (0.86%) WAN
1 1 (0.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.62%) MongoDB
1 10 (8.62%) NoSQL
2 5 (4.31%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.86%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.86%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Selenium
2 3 (2.59%) Sahi
2 3 (2.59%) WATIR
2 3 (2.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.72%) NUnit
3 2 (1.72%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.72%) Ant
3 2 (1.72%) Rational Rose
3 2 (1.72%) Subversion
3 2 (1.72%) CppUnit
3 2 (1.72%) GoogleTest
4 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.86%) JIRA
4 1 (0.86%) StarTeam
General
1 22 (18.97%) Finance
2 3 (2.59%) Marketing
3 2 (1.72%) Banking
3 2 (1.72%) Retail
3 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.72%) Legal
4 1 (0.86%) French Language
4 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
4 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.86%) Billing
Job Titles
1 48 (41.38%) Project Manager
2 17 (14.66%) Analyst
3 8 (6.90%) Business Analyst
4 7 (6.03%) Test Analyst
4 7 (6.03%) Service Manager
4 7 (6.03%) Product Manager
5 6 (5.17%) Developer
5 6 (5.17%) Coordinator
5 6 (5.17%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (5.17%) QA Analyst
6 5 (4.31%) Quality Analyst
6 5 (4.31%) Administrator
6 5 (4.31%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (3.45%) Senior Manager
7 4 (3.45%) Integration Manager
7 4 (3.45%) Programme Manager
8 3 (2.59%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (2.59%) PMO Administrator
8 3 (2.59%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (2.59%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.79%) Web Services
2 11 (9.48%) XML
3 10 (8.62%) RESTful
4 6 (5.17%) .NET
5 3 (2.59%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.86%) REST
6 1 (0.86%) XSLT
6 1 (0.86%) EDI
6 1 (0.86%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.86%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.10%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (9.48%) Economics
3 3 (2.59%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.72%) Derivative
4 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.72%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.86%) SCADA
5 1 (0.86%) LIMS
5 1 (0.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.17%) Windows
2 3 (2.59%) Linux
2 3 (2.59%) UNIX
3 2 (1.72%) VME
4 1 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (37.07%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (23.28%) Agile Project Management
3 20 (17.24%) ITIL
3 20 (17.24%) PRINCE2
4 18 (15.52%) Open Source
5 16 (13.79%) TDD
6 15 (12.93%) Test Automation
7 13 (11.21%) Service Delivery
8 12 (10.34%) Service Management
8 12 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
8 12 (10.34%) Automated Testing
8 12 (10.34%) BDD
9 10 (8.62%) Mentoring
10 9 (7.76%) User Stories
10 9 (7.76%) Risk Management
10 9 (7.76%) Scrum
10 9 (7.76%) Change Management
10 9 (7.76%) Programme Management
11 8 (6.90%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.34%) SQL
2 10 (8.62%) Java
3 5 (4.31%) C
4 3 (2.59%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.72%) C++
5 2 (1.72%) Ruby
6 1 (0.86%) COBOL
6 1 (0.86%) C#
6 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.86%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.66%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.21%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.03%) Degree
4 6 (5.17%) ISEB
4 6 (5.17%) APMP
5 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.72%) PMP
5 2 (1.72%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (12.07%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.86%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (0.86%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.59%) HP
2 3 (2.59%) SAP
3 2 (1.72%) Oracle
3 2 (1.72%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.86%) Aareon
4 1 (0.86%) Kypera
4 1 (0.86%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.86%) Northgate
4 1 (0.86%) Civica
4 1 (0.86%) Capita
4 1 (0.86%) Orchard
4 1 (0.86%) Cisco
4 1 (0.86%) Borland
4 1 (0.86%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.86%) Micro Focus
4 1 (0.86%) VMware
4 1 (0.86%) Serena
4 1 (0.86%) Teradata
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