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 27 August 2016 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 43 19 15
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 67 82 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.47% 7.85% 9.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.01% 8.32% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 54 35
Median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £315 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £41.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-25.60% +37.81%
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
1115 985 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 91.02% 94.35% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 715 604 341
Median daily rate £347 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.38% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 54 42
Median hourly rate £26.50 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.66% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.17 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £32.50 £31.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 27 August 2016.

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 27 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 -21 56 £350 -17.64% 2
Durham -2 7 £410 -3.52%
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 86 (56.21%) Project Management
2 64 (41.83%) Finance
3 56 (36.60%) Security Cleared
4 43 (28.10%) SC Cleared
5 33 (21.57%) PRINCE2
6 29 (18.95%) Business Development
7 27 (17.65%) Legal
8 26 (16.99%) Microsoft
9 24 (15.69%) Change Management
10 23 (15.03%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (13.73%) MS Office
12 17 (11.11%) Economics
13 16 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (9.80%) MS Project
14 15 (9.80%) Service Management
15 14 (9.15%) Degree
16 13 (8.50%) Programme Management
16 13 (8.50%) PMP
17 12 (7.84%) PMI Certification
18 10 (6.54%) Data Warehouse
19 9 (5.88%) MS Excel
19 9 (5.88%) SharePoint
19 9 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
19 9 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
19 9 (5.88%) Data Centre
20 8 (5.23%) BPSS Clearance
20 8 (5.23%) Migration
20 8 (5.23%) C
21 7 (4.58%) SLA
22 6 (3.92%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

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 9 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (13.73%) MS Office
2 15 (9.80%) MS Project
3 9 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 9 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (3.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.31%) Firewall
2 1 (0.65%) Broadband
2 1 (0.65%) LAN
2 1 (0.65%) Network Security
2 1 (0.65%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.54%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.65%) SQL Server
General
1 64 (41.83%) Finance
2 27 (17.65%) Legal
3 4 (2.61%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.96%) Back Office
4 3 (1.96%) Banking
4 3 (1.96%) Front Office
5 2 (1.31%) Billing
6 1 (0.65%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.65%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.65%) SAP Fiori
1 1 (0.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.11%) Economics
2 16 (10.46%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.61%) NHS
4 4 (2.61%) PMI
5 3 (1.96%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.96%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (56.21%) Project Management
2 33 (21.57%) PRINCE2
3 29 (18.95%) Business Development
4 24 (15.69%) Change Management
5 23 (15.03%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (9.80%) Service Management
7 13 (8.50%) Programme Management
8 9 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (5.23%) Migration
10 6 (3.92%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 6 (3.92%) CRM
10 6 (3.92%) ITIL
10 6 (3.92%) Risk Management
10 6 (3.92%) Scrum
11 5 (3.27%) PRINCE
11 5 (3.27%) Process Improvement
11 5 (3.27%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (3.27%) Supplier Management
12 4 (2.61%) Change Control
12 4 (2.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.23%) C
2 2 (1.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 56 (36.60%) Security Cleared
2 43 (28.10%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.15%) Degree
4 13 (8.50%) PMP
5 12 (7.84%) PMI Certification
6 8 (5.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 6 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.31%) HND
8 2 (1.31%) MAPM
8 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.65%) APMP
9 1 (0.65%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.58%) SLA
2 4 (2.61%) QA
3 3 (1.96%) COREP
3 3 (1.96%) FINREP
Vendors
1 26 (16.99%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.31%) HP
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle
2 2 (1.31%) SAP
3 1 (0.65%) Cadence
3 1 (0.65%) Dynatrace
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