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 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 14 18 6
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Contract jobs citing Project Management 95 36 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 10.36% 6.88% 12.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.05% 9.50% 17.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 18 23
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£440 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £320 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £495 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £15.00 £20.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -11.11%
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
728 379 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 79.39% 72.47% 73.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 235 131
Average daily rate £403 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.03% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 24
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.31 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +14 77 £440 +33.33% 8
Durham -11 10 £388 +0.64% 1
Teesside - 1 £400 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 51 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (28.14%) Finance
3 35 (20.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 28 (16.77%) PRINCE2
5 26 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (14.37%) Microsoft
7 22 (13.17%) Waterfall
8 20 (11.98%) Security Cleared
8 20 (11.98%) Test Automation
8 20 (11.98%) Service Management
8 20 (11.98%) MS Office
9 19 (11.38%) Business Analysis
9 19 (11.38%) Agile Project Management
10 18 (10.78%) Open Source
11 17 (10.18%) Web Services
12 16 (9.58%) OO
12 16 (9.58%) Automated Testing
12 16 (9.58%) TDD
13 15 (8.98%) SC Cleared
13 15 (8.98%) Oracle
13 15 (8.98%) Service Delivery
13 15 (8.98%) GAP Analysis
13 15 (8.98%) Rational DOORS
14 14 (8.38%) Change Management
14 14 (8.38%) XML
14 14 (8.38%) Degree
14 14 (8.38%) QA
15 13 (7.78%) ITIL
15 13 (7.78%) SQL
15 13 (7.78%) Programme Management

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.80%) SAS
3 1 (0.60%) CMS
3 1 (0.60%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (0.60%) Lync
3 1 (0.60%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (11.98%) MS Office
2 11 (6.59%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.80%) MS Project
4 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.79%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (4.79%) Oracle General Ledger
1 8 (4.79%) Oracle EBS R12
1 8 (4.79%) Oracle Payables
1 8 (4.79%) Oracle Assets
1 8 (4.79%) Oracle E-Business Tax
1 8 (4.79%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 7 (4.19%) Oracle Receivables
2 7 (4.19%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.80%) LDAP
2 2 (1.20%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.60%) 4G
3 1 (0.60%) LAN
3 1 (0.60%) WAN
3 1 (0.60%) VPN
3 1 (0.60%) 3G
3 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.60%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.99%) MongoDB
1 10 (5.99%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.40%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.60%) Base SAS
3 1 (0.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (8.98%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (2.40%) HP UFT
2 4 (2.40%) Selenium
3 3 (1.80%) Sahi
3 3 (1.80%) WATIR
4 2 (1.20%) GoogleTest
4 2 (1.20%) CppUnit
4 2 (1.20%) NUnit
4 2 (1.20%) Subversion
4 2 (1.20%) Ant
4 2 (1.20%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.20%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.60%) JIRA
5 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
General
1 47 (28.14%) Finance
2 8 (4.79%) Billing
2 8 (4.79%) General Ledger
3 6 (3.59%) Banking
4 5 (2.99%) Legal
5 3 (1.80%) Retail
6 2 (1.20%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.20%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.20%) Marketing
7 1 (0.60%) French Language
7 1 (0.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 63 (37.72%) Project Manager
2 35 (20.96%) Analyst
3 23 (13.77%) Business Analyst
4 9 (5.39%) Consultant
5 8 (4.79%) Test Analyst
5 8 (4.79%) Developer
5 8 (4.79%) Oracle Consultant
5 8 (4.79%) Delivery Manager
6 7 (4.19%) Service Manager
7 6 (3.59%) Services Delivery Manager
7 6 (3.59%) QA Analyst
8 5 (2.99%) Quality Analyst
8 5 (2.99%) Agile Business Analyst
8 5 (2.99%) Integration Manager
8 5 (2.99%) Administrator
8 5 (2.99%) QA Test Analyst
9 4 (2.40%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (2.40%) Implementation Manager
9 4 (2.40%) Oracle Financials Consultant
9 4 (2.40%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.18%) Web Services
2 14 (8.38%) XML
3 10 (5.99%) RESTful
4 6 (3.59%) .NET
5 4 (2.40%) Middleware
5 4 (2.40%) SOAP
6 3 (1.80%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.60%) Classic ASP
7 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.60%) XSLT
7 1 (0.60%) EDI
7 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.57%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.59%) Economics
3 6 (3.59%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.80%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.20%) Derivative
5 2 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.20%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.60%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.60%) User Experience
6 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.60%) SCADA
6 1 (0.60%) LIMS
6 1 (0.60%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.60%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.59%) Windows
2 3 (1.80%) Linux
2 3 (1.80%) UNIX
3 2 (1.20%) VME
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (30.54%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (16.77%) PRINCE2
4 22 (13.17%) Waterfall
5 20 (11.98%) Test Automation
5 20 (11.98%) Service Management
6 19 (11.38%) Business Analysis
6 19 (11.38%) Agile Project Management
7 18 (10.78%) Open Source
8 16 (9.58%) Automated Testing
8 16 (9.58%) OO
8 16 (9.58%) TDD
9 15 (8.98%) GAP Analysis
9 15 (8.98%) Service Delivery
10 14 (8.38%) Change Management
11 13 (7.78%) ITIL
11 13 (7.78%) Programme Management
11 13 (7.78%) Mentoring
12 12 (7.19%) BDD
12 12 (7.19%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (7.78%) SQL
2 11 (6.59%) Java
3 4 (2.40%) C
4 3 (1.80%) C++
4 3 (1.80%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.20%) Ruby
5 2 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.60%) COBOL
6 1 (0.60%) C#
6 1 (0.60%) Python
Qualifications
1 20 (11.98%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.98%) SC Cleared
3 14 (8.38%) Degree
4 11 (6.59%) APMP
5 7 (4.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (4.19%) PMP
5 7 (4.19%) PMI Certification
6 6 (3.59%) ISEB
7 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.38%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) MOM
1 1 (0.60%) WSUS
1 1 (0.60%) SCCM
1 1 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (14.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.98%) Oracle
3 6 (3.59%) HP
4 3 (1.80%) SAP
5 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.60%) Micro Focus
5 1 (0.60%) OpenText
5 1 (0.60%) VMware
5 1 (0.60%) Teradata
5 1 (0.60%) Sitecore
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