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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 12 16 7
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing Project Management 77 60 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.83% 9.49% 11.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.30% 12.63% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 32 11
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£375 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £255 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -5.40%
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
579 475 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 73.95% 75.16% 68.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 314 77
Average daily rate £373 £320 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.40% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 7 12
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

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 5 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 5 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 67 £375 +3.44% 6
Durham -3 5 £475 +90.00% 1
Project Management
England

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 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 40 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.88%) PRINCE2
3 26 (20.31%) Security Cleared
4 25 (19.53%) Agile Project Management
5 24 (18.75%) ITIL
6 22 (17.19%) Microsoft
6 22 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (16.41%) Finance
8 19 (14.84%) MS Office
9 18 (14.06%) SC Cleared
9 18 (14.06%) Open Source
10 16 (12.50%) Economics
10 16 (12.50%) Service Management
11 14 (10.94%) Web Services
12 13 (10.16%) Service Delivery
12 13 (10.16%) TDD
12 13 (10.16%) QA
12 13 (10.16%) Test Automation
13 12 (9.38%) Change Management
13 12 (9.38%) MS Excel
14 11 (8.59%) Windows
14 11 (8.59%) SQL
14 11 (8.59%) Programme Management
14 11 (8.59%) BDD
14 11 (8.59%) Change Control
14 11 (8.59%) Automated Testing
15 10 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
15 10 (7.81%) Java
15 10 (7.81%) MS Project

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 8 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (2.34%) Lync
4 2 (1.56%) IIS
5 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (14.84%) MS Office
2 12 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 10 (7.81%) MS Project
4 5 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.78%) Academy Housing
1 1 (0.78%) arcHouse
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.78%) Orchard Housing
1 1 (0.78%) Aareon QL
1 1 (0.78%) OPENHousing
1 1 (0.78%) MIS ActiveH
1 1 (0.78%) Northgate Housing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.56%) DHCP
1 2 (1.56%) DNS
2 1 (0.78%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (0.78%) VPN
2 1 (0.78%) LAN
2 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.03%) MongoDB
1 9 (7.03%) NoSQL
2 4 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.56%) Ant
1 2 (1.56%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.56%) Rational Rose
1 2 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (1.56%) NUnit
1 2 (1.56%) Subversion
1 2 (1.56%) WATIR
1 2 (1.56%) Selenium
1 2 (1.56%) CppUnit
1 2 (1.56%) Sahi
1 2 (1.56%) GoogleTest
2 1 (0.78%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.78%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 21 (16.41%) Finance
2 2 (1.56%) Legal
2 2 (1.56%) Electronics
2 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.56%) Military
2 2 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (0.78%) French Language
3 1 (0.78%) Back Office
3 1 (0.78%) Banking
3 1 (0.78%) Retail
3 1 (0.78%) Billing
3 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (42.97%) Project Manager
2 15 (11.72%) Analyst
3 8 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 7 (5.47%) Business Analyst
4 7 (5.47%) Product Manager
5 6 (4.69%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (4.69%) Coordinator
5 6 (4.69%) Test Analyst
6 5 (3.91%) Developer
6 5 (3.91%) QA Analyst
7 4 (3.13%) QA Test Analyst
7 4 (3.13%) Quality Analyst
7 4 (3.13%) Messaging Engineer
7 4 (3.13%) Administrator
7 4 (3.13%) Integration Manager
7 4 (3.13%) Senior Manager
7 4 (3.13%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (2.34%) Messaging Support Engineer
8 3 (2.34%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (2.34%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.94%) Web Services
2 9 (7.03%) XML
2 9 (7.03%) RESTful
3 5 (3.91%) .NET
4 2 (1.56%) CSS
5 1 (0.78%) EDI
5 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.19%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (14.06%) Open Source
3 16 (12.50%) Economics
4 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.56%) Derivative
6 1 (0.78%) SCADA
6 1 (0.78%) LIMS
6 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.78%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.59%) Windows
2 3 (2.34%) Linux
3 2 (1.56%) VME
3 2 (1.56%) UNIX
4 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.88%) PRINCE2
3 25 (19.53%) Agile Project Management
4 24 (18.75%) ITIL
5 16 (12.50%) Service Management
6 13 (10.16%) Service Delivery
6 13 (10.16%) TDD
6 13 (10.16%) Test Automation
7 12 (9.38%) Change Management
8 11 (8.59%) Automated Testing
8 11 (8.59%) Programme Management
8 11 (8.59%) Change Control
8 11 (8.59%) BDD
9 10 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (7.81%) Mentoring
10 8 (6.25%) Risk Management
10 8 (6.25%) Validation
10 8 (6.25%) Integration Testing
10 8 (6.25%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.59%) SQL
2 10 (7.81%) Java
3 7 (5.47%) C
4 3 (2.34%) C++
4 3 (2.34%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.56%) Ruby
6 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.78%) Python
6 1 (0.78%) COBOL
6 1 (0.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (20.31%) Security Cleared
2 18 (14.06%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.47%) Degree
4 6 (4.69%) APMP
4 6 (4.69%) ISEB
5 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.56%) PMP
5 2 (1.56%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.16%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) WMI
1 1 (0.78%) SCOM
1 1 (0.78%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.78%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 22 (17.19%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.69%) HP
3 3 (2.34%) SAP
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle
4 2 (1.56%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.78%) Micro Focus
5 1 (0.78%) VMware
5 1 (0.78%) Serena
5 1 (0.78%) Northgate
5 1 (0.78%) Civica
5 1 (0.78%) Capita
5 1 (0.78%) Orchard
5 1 (0.78%) Aareon
5 1 (0.78%) Kypera
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco
5 1 (0.78%) Borland
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
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