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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 23 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 115 126 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.39% 12.02% 7.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.48% 14.52% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 85 27
Median daily rate £325 £440 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.13% +21.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £535 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 2
Median hourly rate £27.00 £26.00 £17.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +47.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.14 £26.00 £15.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £26.00 £19.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-21.53% +8.33%
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
1002 868 468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 81.80% 82.82% 77.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 551 289
Median daily rate £325 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 31 30
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.96 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £42.50 £32.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 August 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
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 August 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 -11 98 £325 -30.10% 7
Durham +8 10 £318 -9.28% 1
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 133 (42.22%) Security Cleared
2 121 (38.41%) Finance
3 109 (34.60%) SC Cleared
4 93 (29.52%) ITIL
5 83 (26.35%) Microsoft
6 81 (25.71%) HP
7 78 (24.76%) Degree
8 74 (23.49%) Service Delivery
9 70 (22.22%) Windows
10 63 (20.00%) SAP
11 59 (18.73%) Business Continuity
12 57 (18.10%) DHCP
13 56 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
14 53 (16.83%) Computer Science
15 52 (16.51%) Active Directory
16 51 (16.19%) Management Information System
17 49 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
18 43 (13.65%) Citrix
19 41 (13.02%) Windows Server 2003
19 41 (13.02%) VMware
19 41 (13.02%) Windows Server
20 40 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
20 40 (12.70%) XenApp
21 39 (12.38%) XenServer
21 39 (12.38%) XenDesktop
22 38 (12.06%) ThinPrint
22 38 (12.06%) SafeCom
22 38 (12.06%) XenMobile
22 38 (12.06%) PMI Certification
22 38 (12.06%) PRINCE2

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 35 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 33 (10.48%) IIS
3 8 (2.54%) iPlanet
3 8 (2.54%) WebLogic
4 6 (1.90%) CMS
5 5 (1.59%) Apache
6 4 (1.27%) MQSeries
7 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.95%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.95%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.63%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.32%) Confluence
9 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (10.16%) MS Office
2 29 (9.21%) MS Excel
3 24 (7.62%) MS Project
4 13 (4.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.27%) IaaS
2 2 (0.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.32%) GitHub
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (18.10%) DHCP
2 19 (6.03%) DNS
3 16 (5.08%) Internet
4 14 (4.44%) Firewall
5 12 (3.81%) Intranet
6 8 (2.54%) BIG-IP
6 8 (2.54%) SAN
7 6 (1.90%) Extranet
8 5 (1.59%) FTP
9 4 (1.27%) LDAP
10 3 (0.95%) Skype
10 3 (0.95%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.63%) NAS
11 2 (0.63%) SSH
12 1 (0.32%) BGP
12 1 (0.32%) LTE
12 1 (0.32%) MPLS
12 1 (0.32%) Network Security
12 1 (0.32%) Radio Access Network
12 1 (0.32%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (4.13%) Data Mining
2 9 (2.86%) Oracle Database
3 4 (1.27%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (1.27%) DB2
3 4 (1.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.32%) Adabas
5 1 (0.32%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.32%) Big Data
5 1 (0.32%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.32%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.90%) JIRA
2 5 (1.59%) StarTeam
3 1 (0.32%) ERwin
3 1 (0.32%) Gerrit
3 1 (0.32%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 121 (38.41%) Finance
2 28 (8.89%) Legal
3 5 (1.59%) Banking
3 5 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.95%) Back Office
4 3 (0.95%) Billing
4 3 (0.95%) Front Office
5 1 (0.32%) Advertising
5 1 (0.32%) Electronics
5 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.32%) International Banking
5 1 (0.32%) Marketing
5 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 86 (27.30%) Project Manager
2 40 (12.70%) Support Engineer
3 34 (10.79%) Analyst
4 30 (9.52%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 17 (5.40%) Business Analyst
6 16 (5.08%) Architect
7 13 (4.13%) Administrator
7 13 (4.13%) Delivery Manager
7 13 (4.13%) Infrastructure Manager
8 12 (3.81%) PMO Specialist
9 10 (3.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 10 (3.17%) IT Manager
9 10 (3.17%) Junior
9 10 (3.17%) Junior Project Manager
10 9 (2.86%) Coordinator
10 9 (2.86%) Technical Analyst
11 8 (2.54%) IT Project Manager
11 8 (2.54%) PMO Analyst
11 8 (2.54%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 8 (2.54%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.49%) Web Services
2 8 (2.54%) JSP
3 7 (2.22%) J2EE
4 3 (0.95%) ISPF
4 3 (0.95%) Middleware
5 2 (0.63%) .NET
5 2 (0.63%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.32%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.32%) ADO
6 1 (0.32%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.32%) CSS
6 1 (0.32%) EJB
6 1 (0.32%) HTML
6 1 (0.32%) HTML5
6 1 (0.32%) jQuery
6 1 (0.32%) Node.js
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 53 (16.83%) Computer Science
2 51 (16.19%) Management Information System
3 34 (10.79%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (6.98%) Data Centre
5 21 (6.67%) PMI
6 14 (4.44%) Virtual Team
7 12 (3.81%) Economics
8 9 (2.86%) Mainframe
9 5 (1.59%) Data Structures
10 4 (1.27%) Clustering
11 3 (0.95%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (0.95%) NHS
11 3 (0.95%) Private Cloud
12 2 (0.63%) CMDB
12 2 (0.63%) Grid Computing
12 2 (0.63%) HP Storage
12 2 (0.63%) HP StoreVirtual
12 2 (0.63%) User Experience
13 1 (0.32%) AS400
13 1 (0.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 70 (22.22%) Windows
2 49 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (13.02%) Windows Server
3 41 (13.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (5.71%) Unix
5 17 (5.40%) Linux
6 10 (3.17%) AIX
6 10 (3.17%) Solaris
7 3 (0.95%) MVS
7 3 (0.95%) zOS
8 1 (0.32%) Android
8 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (29.52%) ITIL
2 74 (23.49%) Service Delivery
3 59 (18.73%) Business Continuity
4 56 (17.78%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (12.06%) PRINCE2
6 34 (10.79%) Business Analysis
6 34 (10.79%) Change Control
7 33 (10.48%) Change Management
8 29 (9.21%) Business Development
8 29 (9.21%) Programme Management
9 24 (7.62%) Risk Management
10 22 (6.98%) Mentoring
11 21 (6.67%) Waterfall
12 20 (6.35%) Agile Project Management
12 20 (6.35%) Service Management
13 19 (6.03%) User Stories
14 18 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
15 17 (5.40%) ITSM
15 17 (5.40%) Test Strategy
16 16 (5.08%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.03%) Java
2 7 (2.22%) C
2 7 (2.22%) Python
3 6 (1.90%) Bash Shell
4 3 (0.95%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.95%) JCL
4 3 (0.95%) REXX
4 3 (0.95%) SQL
5 2 (0.63%) C#
6 1 (0.32%) COBOL
6 1 (0.32%) NATURAL
6 1 (0.32%) Perl
6 1 (0.32%) PHP
6 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.32%) Ruby
6 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.32%) VB
6 1 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 133 (42.22%) Security Cleared
2 109 (34.60%) SC Cleared
3 78 (24.76%) Degree
4 38 (12.06%) PMI Certification
5 31 (9.84%) PMP
6 15 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.59%) MCSE
9 3 (0.95%) CISSP
10 2 (0.63%) APMP
10 2 (0.63%) CAPM
10 2 (0.63%) CEH
10 2 (0.63%) HND
10 2 (0.63%) ISEB
10 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.32%) AAT
11 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.32%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.17%) JSP 440
1 10 (3.17%) SLA
2 6 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.95%) COREP
3 3 (0.95%) FINREP
4 2 (0.63%) QA
5 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (16.51%) Active Directory
2 40 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (12.70%) XenApp
3 39 (12.38%) XenDesktop
3 39 (12.38%) XenServer
4 33 (10.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.95%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (0.63%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 38 (12.06%) SafeCom
1 38 (12.06%) XenMobile
2 32 (10.16%) EdgeSight
3 8 (2.54%) EMC NetWorker
3 8 (2.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (1.90%) Puppet
5 5 (1.59%) OpenView
5 5 (1.59%) WMI
6 2 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (0.63%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.63%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.63%) SCCM
6 2 (0.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.32%) Control-M
7 1 (0.32%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.32%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 83 (26.35%) Microsoft
2 81 (25.71%) HP
3 63 (20.00%) SAP
4 43 (13.65%) Citrix
5 41 (13.02%) VMware
6 38 (12.06%) ThinPrint
7 34 (10.79%) AppSense
8 18 (5.71%) Oracle
9 10 (3.17%) Cisco
10 8 (2.54%) BEA
10 8 (2.54%) F5
10 8 (2.54%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.54%) Sun
11 6 (1.90%) ServiceNow
12 5 (1.59%) Borland
12 5 (1.59%) SaltStack
12 5 (1.59%) Serena
13 4 (1.27%) Cognos
13 4 (1.27%) Opsware
14 3 (0.95%) IBM
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