The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
England / North East
Rank 42 26 9
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 43 53 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.93% 5.98% 10.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.19% 6.29% 11.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 45
Median daily rate £475 £416 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.11% +11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £549 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £418
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
828 842 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.85% 95.03% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 537 335
Median daily rate £363 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £530 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 20 33
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £9.95 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £21.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North East region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Project Manager
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 Manager across the North East region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Project Manager
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 Manager across the North East region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Project Manager
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 Manager within the North East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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 -25 28 £525 +29.23% 2
Durham -1 7 £350 -20.45% 5
Project Manager
England

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North East region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 53 (53.54%) Project Management
2 47 (47.47%) Finance
3 39 (39.39%) PRINCE2
4 28 (28.28%) Security Cleared
5 19 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (16.16%) SC Cleared
7 15 (15.15%) Change Management
8 13 (13.13%) MS Office
8 13 (13.13%) Project Planning
9 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
9 12 (12.12%) PMI Certification
9 12 (12.12%) Migration
9 12 (12.12%) People Management
10 10 (10.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (10.10%) Unit4 Business World
10 10 (10.10%) MS Visio
10 10 (10.10%) MS Project
10 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (9.09%) ITIL
12 8 (8.08%) Oracle
12 8 (8.08%) SharePoint
12 8 (8.08%) Programme Management
12 8 (8.08%) Virtual Team
13 7 (7.07%) Coaching
13 7 (7.07%) APMP
13 7 (7.07%) PMP
13 7 (7.07%) Business Development
13 7 (7.07%) Degree
13 7 (7.07%) MS PowerPoint
14 6 (6.06%) Data Protection

Project Manager Skill Set
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 8 (8.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.01%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (13.13%) MS Office
2 10 (10.10%) MS Project
2 10 (10.10%) MS Visio
3 7 (7.07%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (5.05%) MS Excel
5 2 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (10.10%) Unit4 Business World
2 6 (6.06%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.02%) Office 365
2 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.01%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.04%) Firewall
2 1 (1.01%) Intranet
2 1 (1.01%) Skype
2 1 (1.01%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.02%) Big Data
2 1 (1.01%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.01%) SQL Server
General
1 47 (47.47%) Finance
2 4 (4.04%) Advertising
2 4 (4.04%) Banking
3 2 (2.02%) Legal
3 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Local Government
4 1 (1.01%) Marketing
4 1 (1.01%) Retail
4 1 (1.01%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.01%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.10%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.08%) Virtual Team
3 5 (5.05%) PMI
4 3 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.03%) NHS
5 2 (2.02%) CCTV
5 2 (2.02%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.01%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.01%) Linux
1 1 (1.01%) SUSE
1 1 (1.01%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (53.54%) Project Management
2 39 (39.39%) PRINCE2
3 19 (19.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (15.15%) Change Management
5 13 (13.13%) Project Planning
6 12 (12.12%) Migration
6 12 (12.12%) People Management
7 9 (9.09%) ITIL
8 8 (8.08%) Programme Management
9 7 (7.07%) Business Development
9 7 (7.07%) Coaching
10 6 (6.06%) Change Control
10 6 (6.06%) Data Protection
10 6 (6.06%) Information Governance
10 6 (6.06%) Process Management
11 5 (5.05%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.05%) CRM
11 5 (5.05%) ERP
11 5 (5.05%) Risk Management
11 5 (5.05%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.06%) C
2 1 (1.01%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (28.28%) Security Cleared
2 16 (16.16%) SC Cleared
3 12 (12.12%) PMI Certification
4 10 (10.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (7.07%) APMP
5 7 (7.07%) Degree
5 7 (7.07%) PMP
6 6 (6.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (4.04%) MAPM
8 1 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) PMO
2 3 (3.03%) QA
3 1 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (12.12%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.08%) Oracle
3 6 (6.06%) Cadence
4 2 (2.02%) VMware
5 1 (1.01%) AlgoSec
5 1 (1.01%) BT
5 1 (1.01%) Capita
5 1 (1.01%) Cisco
5 1 (1.01%) IFS
5 1 (1.01%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.01%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.01%) SAP