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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 16 13 4
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 82 44 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 8.82% 8.37% 13.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.83% 9.02% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 27 19
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £327 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £558 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £404 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.78% +0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +3.44%
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
834 488 313
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 89.68% 92.78% 91.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 508 293 140
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 37 45
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.50 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £32.70 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +9 58 £415 +3.62% 2
Durham -5 16 £425 +8.28%
Project Manager
England

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 63 (40.38%) Project Management
2 41 (26.28%) Finance
3 35 (22.44%) PRINCE2
4 27 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (14.10%) Microsoft
7 20 (12.82%) Service Management
8 19 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (12.18%) Security Cleared
9 17 (10.90%) MS Office
10 16 (10.26%) Change Management
11 15 (9.62%) Oracle
11 15 (9.62%) SC Cleared
12 12 (7.69%) Risk Management
12 12 (7.69%) Programme Management
13 11 (7.05%) Migration
14 10 (6.41%) Economics
14 10 (6.41%) Data Centre
15 9 (5.77%) SAP
16 8 (5.13%) ITIL
16 8 (5.13%) Retail
16 8 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 8 (5.13%) Project Planning
17 7 (4.49%) Mentoring
17 7 (4.49%) C
17 7 (4.49%) Java
17 7 (4.49%) NHS
18 6 (3.85%) ERP
18 6 (3.85%) PMI Certification
18 6 (3.85%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (1.28%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.64%) LiveLink
2 1 (0.64%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (10.90%) MS Office
2 5 (3.21%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.92%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.28%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.64%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.64%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.64%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) LDAP
2 3 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.28%) Unified Communications
3 2 (1.28%) 4G
3 2 (1.28%) LAN
3 2 (1.28%) 3G
4 1 (0.64%) WLAN
4 1 (0.64%) SAN
4 1 (0.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.21%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.92%) SAP HANA
4 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.64%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 41 (26.28%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Retail
3 6 (3.85%) Banking
4 5 (3.21%) Retail Banking
4 5 (3.21%) Legal
4 5 (3.21%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.28%) Marketing
7 1 (0.64%) French Language
7 1 (0.64%) Electronics
7 1 (0.64%) Automotive
7 1 (0.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.64%) Billing
7 1 (0.64%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.21%) Middleware
2 4 (2.56%) SOAP
2 4 (2.56%) XML
3 1 (0.64%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.74%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.41%) Data Centre
2 10 (6.41%) Economics
3 7 (4.49%) NHS
4 4 (2.56%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.92%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.28%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.64%) PMI
7 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.64%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.64%) DTV
7 1 (0.64%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.21%) AIX
2 4 (2.56%) Linux
3 3 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.64%) UNIX
4 1 (0.64%) VME
4 1 (0.64%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (40.38%) Project Management
2 35 (22.44%) PRINCE2
3 27 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (12.82%) Service Management
5 19 (12.18%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (10.26%) Change Management
7 12 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 12 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 11 (7.05%) Migration
9 8 (5.13%) ITIL
9 8 (5.13%) Project Planning
9 8 (5.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 7 (4.49%) Mentoring
11 6 (3.85%) Business Development
11 6 (3.85%) Scrum
11 6 (3.85%) ERP
12 5 (3.21%) ETL
12 5 (3.21%) Identity Management
12 5 (3.21%) Data Security
12 5 (3.21%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.49%) C
1 7 (4.49%) Java
2 2 (1.28%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.28%) C++
2 2 (1.28%) Python
3 1 (0.64%) COBOL
3 1 (0.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (12.18%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.62%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.85%) PMI Certification
4 5 (3.21%) PMP
4 5 (3.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.28%) Degree
5 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.64%) ISEB
6 1 (0.64%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.28%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (1.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.64%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 22 (14.10%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.62%) Oracle
3 9 (5.77%) SAP
4 3 (1.92%) HP
4 3 (1.92%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.64%) Micro Focus
5 1 (0.64%) BT
5 1 (0.64%) OpenText
5 1 (0.64%) VMware
5 1 (0.64%) EMC
5 1 (0.64%) Cisco
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