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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 12 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 76 74 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 9.88% 11.14% 13.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.67% 11.90% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 42 13
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£388 £403 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.72% -10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £296 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £495 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £407 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.41% +1.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £37.50 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-9.33% -0.39%
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
712 622 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 92.59% 93.67% 90.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 391 111
Average daily rate £338 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 12 24
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £15.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -8.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.39 £20.00 £38.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

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 1 May 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 1 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 +3 58 £375 -5.06% 2
Durham -6 2 £319 -
Cleveland - 1 - -
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 54 (40.30%) Project Management
2 36 (26.87%) PRINCE2
3 33 (24.63%) Finance
4 23 (17.16%) Microsoft
5 21 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 18 (13.43%) MS Office
7 18 (13.43%) Security Cleared
8 17 (12.69%) Economics
9 16 (11.94%) Service Management
9 16 (11.94%) Change Management
10 14 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (8.96%) Programme Management
11 12 (8.96%) Oracle
11 12 (8.96%) ITIL
12 11 (8.21%) SAP
12 11 (8.21%) MS Project
13 10 (7.46%) MS Excel
13 10 (7.46%) Project Planning
13 10 (7.46%) SC Cleared
14 9 (6.72%) Change Control
15 8 (5.97%) C
15 8 (5.97%) Java
16 7 (5.22%) Risk Management
17 6 (4.48%) Manufacturing
17 6 (4.48%) SQL Server
17 6 (4.48%) ERP
17 6 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (4.48%) NHS
17 6 (4.48%) Private Cloud

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

Applications
1 18 (13.43%) MS Office
2 11 (8.21%) MS Project
3 10 (7.46%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.24%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.49%) SAP HR
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.75%) Workday HCM
3 1 (0.75%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (0.75%) Aareon QL
3 1 (0.75%) OPENHousing
3 1 (0.75%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (0.75%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (0.75%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.75%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.75%) Academy Housing
3 1 (0.75%) arcHouse
3 1 (0.75%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.75%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) LAN
1 1 (0.75%) VoIP
1 1 (0.75%) SAN
1 1 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.48%) SQL Server
1 6 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.24%) SAP HANA
3 2 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Rational Performance Tester
1 1 (0.75%) LoadRunner
General
1 33 (24.63%) Finance
2 6 (4.48%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.73%) Billing
4 3 (2.24%) Legal
4 3 (2.24%) Retail
4 3 (2.24%) Marketing
5 2 (1.49%) Electronics
5 2 (1.49%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.75%) French Language
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Military
6 1 (0.75%) Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Local Government
6 1 (0.75%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) CSS
1 1 (0.75%) EDI
1 1 (0.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.67%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (12.69%) Economics
3 6 (4.48%) NHS
3 6 (4.48%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.73%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.75%) Freedom of Information
6 1 (0.75%) DTV
6 1 (0.75%) LIMS
6 1 (0.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.73%) AIX
2 3 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (2.24%) Linux
3 2 (1.49%) UNIX
4 1 (0.75%) VME
4 1 (0.75%) Windows
4 1 (0.75%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (40.30%) Project Management
2 36 (26.87%) PRINCE2
3 20 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (11.94%) Service Management
4 16 (11.94%) Change Management
5 14 (10.45%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (8.96%) Programme Management
6 12 (8.96%) ITIL
7 10 (7.46%) Project Planning
8 9 (6.72%) Change Control
9 7 (5.22%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.48%) ERP
11 5 (3.73%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.73%) PRINCE
12 4 (2.99%) Migration
12 4 (2.99%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (2.99%) DevOps
12 4 (2.99%) Test Strategy
13 3 (2.24%) Information Security
13 3 (2.24%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.97%) C
1 8 (5.97%) Java
2 1 (0.75%) SQL
2 1 (0.75%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 10 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.24%) Degree
3 3 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.49%) PMP
4 2 (1.49%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.75%) HND
5 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.49%) QA
2 1 (0.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 23 (17.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.96%) Oracle
3 11 (8.21%) SAP
4 3 (2.24%) HP
4 3 (2.24%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.75%) Aareon
5 1 (0.75%) Kypera
5 1 (0.75%) VMware
5 1 (0.75%) Northgate
5 1 (0.75%) Civica
5 1 (0.75%) Capita
5 1 (0.75%) Orchard
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco
5 1 (0.75%) Micro Focus
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