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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 42 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 86 55 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 6.22% 7.04% 9.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.92% 7.38% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 37 34
Median daily rate £340 £419 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.80% -1.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £307 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -2.77%
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
1242 745 549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 89.87% 95.39% 94.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 422 339
Median daily rate £338 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £190 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £540 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 78 19
Median hourly rate £27.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.94 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.54 £18.50 £32.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 26 May 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 26 May 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 -35 62 £320 -22.42% 11
Durham +9 9 £475 +49.01% 2
Project Manager
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 79 (56.83%) Project Management
2 51 (36.69%) Finance
3 38 (27.34%) Security Cleared
4 31 (22.30%) Business Development
5 28 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (18.71%) Legal
6 26 (18.71%) SC Cleared
7 20 (14.39%) PRINCE2
8 19 (13.67%) Microsoft
9 17 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (11.51%) Change Management
11 14 (10.07%) PMP
11 14 (10.07%) PMI Certification
11 14 (10.07%) MS Office
11 14 (10.07%) BPSS Clearance
12 12 (8.63%) Migration
12 12 (8.63%) Programme Management
12 12 (8.63%) Economics
13 11 (7.91%) Service Management
14 10 (7.19%) Data Centre
14 10 (7.19%) Degree
15 8 (5.76%) MS Project
15 8 (5.76%) SharePoint
15 8 (5.76%) Process Improvement
16 6 (4.32%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
16 6 (4.32%) Service Delivery
16 6 (4.32%) Risk Management
17 5 (3.60%) MS Visio
17 5 (3.60%) NHS

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 (5.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.72%) FileNet
Applications
1 14 (10.07%) MS Office
2 8 (5.76%) MS Project
3 5 (3.60%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (3.60%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.72%) Primavera
2 1 (0.72%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.72%) Firewall
1 1 (0.72%) ISDN
1 1 (0.72%) LAN
1 1 (0.72%) OpenScape
1 1 (0.72%) PSTN
1 1 (0.72%) Softphone
1 1 (0.72%) Unified Communications
1 1 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.72%) JIRA
General
1 51 (36.69%) Finance
2 26 (18.71%) Legal
3 5 (3.60%) Banking
4 4 (2.88%) Retail
5 3 (2.16%) Back Office
5 3 (2.16%) Front Office
5 3 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.16%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.72%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.72%) Billing
6 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
6 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.72%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.63%) Economics
3 10 (7.19%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.60%) NHS
4 5 (3.60%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.44%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.72%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.72%) EPoS
6 1 (0.72%) IVR
6 1 (0.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.72%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (56.83%) Project Management
2 31 (22.30%) Business Development
3 28 (20.14%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (14.39%) PRINCE2
5 17 (12.23%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (11.51%) Change Management
7 12 (8.63%) Migration
7 12 (8.63%) Programme Management
8 11 (7.91%) Service Management
9 8 (5.76%) Process Improvement
10 6 (4.32%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 6 (4.32%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.32%) Service Delivery
11 5 (3.60%) Agile Project Management
11 5 (3.60%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.60%) PRINCE
12 4 (2.88%) Business Analysis
12 4 (2.88%) Release Management
12 4 (2.88%) Supplier Management
13 3 (2.16%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.88%) C
2 1 (0.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 38 (27.34%) Security Cleared
2 26 (18.71%) SC Cleared
3 14 (10.07%) BPSS Clearance
3 14 (10.07%) PMI Certification
3 14 (10.07%) PMP
4 10 (7.19%) Degree
5 5 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.44%) HND
6 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.72%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.72%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) COREP
1 3 (2.16%) FINREP
2 1 (0.72%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (13.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.88%) SAP
3 2 (1.44%) HP
3 2 (1.44%) Oracle
3 2 (1.44%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.72%) Avaya
4 1 (0.72%) BT
4 1 (0.72%) Cadence
4 1 (0.72%) Capita
4 1 (0.72%) Dynatrace
4 1 (0.72%) IBM
4 1 (0.72%) NICE Systems
4 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £150 to £180 per day - 6 months contract
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £447 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: From £35,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago