The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 21 13 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 83 55 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 7.67% 9.31% 11.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.50% 9.96% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 35 21
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £563 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £29.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+41.17% +2.58%
Project Manager
England

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
976 552 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 90.20% 93.40% 90.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 330 153
Average daily rate £413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £182
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 42 57
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.61 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% -19.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.50 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £32.09 £32.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 31 August 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 -3 57 £425 +6.25% 6
Durham -4 16 £406 +1.56%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 62 (43.36%) Project Management
2 38 (26.57%) PRINCE2
3 36 (25.17%) Finance
4 28 (19.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (12.59%) Security Cleared
6 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
7 15 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (9.79%) Service Management
8 14 (9.79%) SC Cleared
9 12 (8.39%) Migration
9 12 (8.39%) Change Management
9 12 (8.39%) Risk Management
9 12 (8.39%) Oracle
10 11 (7.69%) MS Office
11 10 (6.99%) Scrum
12 7 (4.90%) Programme Management
12 7 (4.90%) Banking
12 7 (4.90%) Retail
12 7 (4.90%) Project Planning
12 7 (4.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (4.90%) ITIL
12 7 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (4.90%) NHS
13 6 (4.20%) PMI Certification
13 6 (4.20%) Mentoring
13 6 (4.20%) Business Development
13 6 (4.20%) Data Centre
14 5 (3.50%) Matrix Management
14 5 (3.50%) Retail Banking

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.40%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.70%) LiveLink
2 1 (0.70%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (7.69%) MS Office
2 3 (2.10%) MS Project
3 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.40%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.70%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.80%) LDAP
2 3 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.40%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.40%) 4G
3 2 (1.40%) LAN
3 2 (1.40%) 3G
4 1 (0.70%) WLAN
4 1 (0.70%) DHCP
4 1 (0.70%) DNS
4 1 (0.70%) SAN
4 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.40%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.70%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 36 (25.17%) Finance
2 7 (4.90%) Banking
2 7 (4.90%) Retail
3 5 (3.50%) Retail Banking
3 5 (3.50%) Legal
4 2 (1.40%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.40%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.70%) Advertising
5 1 (0.70%) Automotive
5 1 (0.70%) Marketing
5 1 (0.70%) French Language
5 1 (0.70%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.50%) Middleware
2 4 (2.80%) SOAP
2 4 (2.80%) XML
3 1 (0.70%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.49%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.90%) NHS
3 6 (4.20%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.50%) Economics
5 3 (2.10%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.40%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.40%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.40%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.70%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.70%) LIMS
7 1 (0.70%) PMI
7 1 (0.70%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.10%) Linux
2 2 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.70%) UNIX
3 1 (0.70%) Windows
3 1 (0.70%) AIX
3 1 (0.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (43.36%) Project Management
2 38 (26.57%) PRINCE2
3 28 (19.58%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (13.99%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (9.79%) Service Management
6 12 (8.39%) Change Management
6 12 (8.39%) Migration
6 12 (8.39%) Risk Management
7 10 (6.99%) Scrum
8 7 (4.90%) Programme Management
8 7 (4.90%) ITIL
8 7 (4.90%) Project Planning
8 7 (4.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (4.20%) Mentoring
9 6 (4.20%) Business Development
10 5 (3.50%) Matrix Management
10 5 (3.50%) Performance Management
10 5 (3.50%) Information Security
10 5 (3.50%) ETL
10 5 (3.50%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.80%) Java
2 3 (2.10%) C
3 2 (1.40%) C++
3 2 (1.40%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.40%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (12.59%) Security Cleared
2 14 (9.79%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (4.20%) PMI Certification
5 5 (3.50%) PMP
5 5 (3.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.40%) Degree
7 1 (0.70%) ISEB
7 1 (0.70%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.80%) QA
2 2 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.70%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (2.80%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.40%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.70%) SCOM
2 1 (0.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (12.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.39%) Oracle
3 4 (2.80%) SAP
4 2 (1.40%) HP
4 2 (1.40%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.70%) BT
5 1 (0.70%) OpenText
5 1 (0.70%) VMware
5 1 (0.70%) EMC
5 1 (0.70%) Cisco
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