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 September 2016 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 19 12 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 113 138 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.32% 12.43% 6.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.83% 15.02% 8.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 95 30
Median daily rate £340 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.57% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £592 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Median hourly rate £26.75 £26.00 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.88% +28.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £31.44 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +4.80%
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
1150 919 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.68% 82.79% 79.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 602 345
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £562 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 37
Median hourly rate £28.75 £13.85 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+107.58% -36.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.11 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 September 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the North East region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram 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 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -15 97 £330 -21.19% 2
Durham +2 6 £318 -33.15%
Northumberland -1 1 £675 -
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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.

1 136 (44.59%) Security Cleared
2 114 (37.38%) Finance
3 108 (35.41%) SC Cleared
4 89 (29.18%) ITIL
5 82 (26.89%) Microsoft
6 79 (25.90%) Degree
7 77 (25.25%) HP
7 77 (25.25%) Windows
8 74 (24.26%) Service Delivery
9 63 (20.66%) SAP
10 60 (19.67%) DHCP
11 59 (19.34%) Business Continuity
12 55 (18.03%) Active Directory
13 53 (17.38%) Computer Science
14 49 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
15 48 (15.74%) Management Information System
16 46 (15.08%) PMI Certification
17 42 (13.77%) Citrix
17 42 (13.77%) VMware
18 41 (13.44%) Agile Software Development
18 41 (13.44%) Windows Server 2003
18 41 (13.44%) Windows Server
19 40 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
19 40 (13.11%) XenApp
20 39 (12.79%) Business Analysis
20 39 (12.79%) XenServer
20 39 (12.79%) XenDesktop
21 38 (12.46%) XenMobile
21 38 (12.46%) ThinPrint
21 38 (12.46%) SafeCom

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 33 (10.82%) IIS
2 30 (9.84%) SharePoint
3 8 (2.62%) iPlanet
3 8 (2.62%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.64%) Apache
5 4 (1.31%) MQSeries
5 4 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.98%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.98%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.66%) Confluence
7 2 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.33%) CMS
Applications
1 29 (9.51%) MS Excel
2 27 (8.85%) MS Office
3 25 (8.20%) MS Project
4 14 (4.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.33%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.31%) IaaS
2 2 (0.66%) GitHub
2 2 (0.66%) Office 365
2 2 (0.66%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 60 (19.67%) DHCP
2 22 (7.21%) DNS
3 19 (6.23%) Internet
4 14 (4.59%) Firewall
4 14 (4.59%) Intranet
5 8 (2.62%) BIG-IP
5 8 (2.62%) SAN
6 6 (1.97%) Extranet
7 5 (1.64%) FTP
8 4 (1.31%) LDAP
9 3 (0.98%) Skype
9 3 (0.98%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.66%) LAN
10 2 (0.66%) NAS
10 2 (0.66%) SSH
11 1 (0.33%) HTTP
11 1 (0.33%) MegaStream
11 1 (0.33%) SDH
11 1 (0.33%) UMTS
11 1 (0.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.92%) Data Mining
2 8 (2.62%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.31%) DB2
4 3 (0.98%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.66%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (0.33%) Adabas
6 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.33%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.33%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.61%) JIRA
2 2 (0.66%) Gerrit
2 2 (0.66%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.66%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 114 (37.38%) Finance
2 25 (8.20%) Legal
3 5 (1.64%) Banking
3 5 (1.64%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.31%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.98%) Billing
6 1 (0.33%) Advertising
6 1 (0.33%) Electronics
6 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.33%) International Banking
6 1 (0.33%) Marketing
6 1 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 81 (26.56%) Project Manager
2 40 (13.11%) Support Engineer
3 39 (12.79%) Analyst
4 30 (9.84%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 21 (6.89%) Business Analyst
6 15 (4.92%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (4.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 12 (3.93%) Architect
8 12 (3.93%) PMO Specialist
9 11 (3.61%) Administrator
9 11 (3.61%) Technical Analyst
10 10 (3.28%) Coordinator
10 10 (3.28%) Junior
10 10 (3.28%) Junior Project Manager
10 10 (3.28%) Wintel Engineer
11 9 (2.95%) PMO Analyst
11 9 (2.95%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 9 (2.95%) Technical Business Analyst
12 8 (2.62%) IT Manager
12 8 (2.62%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.62%) JSP
1 8 (2.62%) Web Services
2 7 (2.30%) J2EE
3 3 (0.98%) ISPF
3 3 (0.98%) Middleware
4 2 (0.66%) EJB
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.33%) .NET
5 1 (0.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.33%) ADO
5 1 (0.33%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.33%) CSS
5 1 (0.33%) HTML
5 1 (0.33%) HTML5
5 1 (0.33%) jQuery
5 1 (0.33%) Node.js
5 1 (0.33%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 53 (17.38%) Computer Science
2 48 (15.74%) Management Information System
3 21 (6.89%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (6.89%) PMI
4 19 (6.23%) Data Centre
5 14 (4.59%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.62%) Economics
6 8 (2.62%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.31%) Clustering
8 3 (0.98%) IBM Mainframe
8 3 (0.98%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.66%) CESG
9 2 (0.66%) CESG CLAS
9 2 (0.66%) CMDB
9 2 (0.66%) Grid Computing
9 2 (0.66%) HP Storage
9 2 (0.66%) HP StoreVirtual
9 2 (0.66%) NHS
9 2 (0.66%) User Experience
9 2 (0.66%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 77 (25.25%) Windows
2 49 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (13.44%) Windows Server
3 41 (13.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (5.90%) Unix
5 17 (5.57%) Linux
6 10 (3.28%) AIX
6 10 (3.28%) Solaris
7 3 (0.98%) MVS
7 3 (0.98%) zOS
8 1 (0.33%) Android
8 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (29.18%) ITIL
2 74 (24.26%) Service Delivery
3 59 (19.34%) Business Continuity
4 41 (13.44%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (12.79%) Business Analysis
6 33 (10.82%) Change Control
6 33 (10.82%) PRINCE2
7 32 (10.49%) Programme Management
8 31 (10.16%) Business Development
9 27 (8.85%) Change Management
10 22 (7.21%) OO
11 21 (6.89%) Agile Project Management
11 21 (6.89%) Mentoring
12 20 (6.56%) Risk Management
13 19 (6.23%) OOA/OOD
13 19 (6.23%) Open Source
13 19 (6.23%) UML
13 19 (6.23%) Use Case
13 19 (6.23%) Waterfall
14 18 (5.90%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 16 (5.25%) Java
2 6 (1.97%) Bash Shell
2 6 (1.97%) Python
2 6 (1.97%) VB
3 5 (1.64%) VB6
4 3 (0.98%) JCL
4 3 (0.98%) REXX
5 2 (0.66%) C
5 2 (0.66%) SQL
6 1 (0.33%) C#
6 1 (0.33%) COBOL
6 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.33%) NATURAL
6 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 136 (44.59%) Security Cleared
2 108 (35.41%) SC Cleared
3 79 (25.90%) Degree
4 46 (15.08%) PMI Certification
5 35 (11.48%) PMP
6 13 (4.26%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (2.62%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (2.30%) MCSE
9 4 (1.31%) CISSP
9 4 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.66%) APMP
10 2 (0.66%) BICSI Certification
10 2 (0.66%) BICSI RCDD
10 2 (0.66%) CAPM
10 2 (0.66%) CEH
10 2 (0.66%) CLAS
10 2 (0.66%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.66%) HND
10 2 (0.66%) ISEB
10 2 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.26%) JSP 440
2 9 (2.95%) SLA
3 4 (1.31%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.98%) QA
5 2 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 55 (18.03%) Active Directory
2 40 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (13.11%) XenApp
3 39 (12.79%) XenDesktop
3 39 (12.79%) XenServer
4 33 (10.82%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.98%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (12.46%) SafeCom
1 38 (12.46%) XenMobile
2 32 (10.49%) EdgeSight
3 8 (2.62%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (2.62%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.97%) Puppet
5 5 (1.64%) OpenView
6 2 (0.66%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.66%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.66%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.66%) SCCM
6 2 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.33%) Control-M
7 1 (0.33%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 82 (26.89%) Microsoft
2 77 (25.25%) HP
3 63 (20.66%) SAP
4 42 (13.77%) Citrix
4 42 (13.77%) VMware
5 38 (12.46%) ThinPrint
6 34 (11.15%) AppSense
7 22 (7.21%) Oracle
8 10 (3.28%) Cisco
9 9 (2.95%) Cadence
10 8 (2.62%) BEA
10 8 (2.62%) F5
10 8 (2.62%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.62%) Sun
11 6 (1.97%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.64%) SaltStack
13 4 (1.31%) Cognos
13 4 (1.31%) Opsware
14 3 (0.98%) BMC
14 3 (0.98%) NetApp