The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 9 14 7
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 67 55 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.07% 10.48% 12.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.92% 13.41% 19.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 30 7
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£375 £363 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £291 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £495 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -5.40%
Project Management
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
449 410 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 74.21% 78.10% 67.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 286 47
Average daily rate £370 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.35% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 1 10
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -10.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.00 £13.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £17.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Management across the Tyne and Wear region.

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Tyne and Wear region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 61 £381 +1.66% 7
Sunderland -4 6 £288 -
Project Management
North East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management.

1 38 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.64%) PRINCE2
2 24 (22.64%) Agile Project Management
3 22 (20.75%) Security Cleared
3 22 (20.75%) Microsoft
4 21 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
5 18 (16.98%) MS Office
6 17 (16.04%) ITIL
6 17 (16.04%) Finance
6 17 (16.04%) Open Source
7 16 (15.09%) Economics
8 15 (14.15%) Service Management
9 14 (13.21%) Web Services
9 14 (13.21%) SC Cleared
10 13 (12.26%) Test Automation
10 13 (12.26%) QA
10 13 (12.26%) TDD
11 11 (10.38%) Automated Testing
11 11 (10.38%) Service Delivery
11 11 (10.38%) Programme Management
11 11 (10.38%) BDD
11 11 (10.38%) Change Control
12 10 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
12 10 (9.43%) Change Management
12 10 (9.43%) MS Project
12 10 (9.43%) Java
13 9 (8.49%) SQL
13 9 (8.49%) XML
13 9 (8.49%) MS Excel

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Project Management also 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 that cited Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.94%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (16.98%) MS Office
2 10 (9.43%) MS Project
3 9 (8.49%) MS Excel
4 5 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.94%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.94%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.49%) MongoDB
1 9 (8.49%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.83%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) GoogleTest
1 2 (1.89%) WATIR
1 2 (1.89%) Selenium
1 2 (1.89%) Sahi
1 2 (1.89%) CppUnit
1 2 (1.89%) Ant
1 2 (1.89%) ClearCase
1 2 (1.89%) Rational Rose
1 2 (1.89%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (1.89%) NUnit
1 2 (1.89%) Subversion
2 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.94%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 17 (16.04%) Finance
2 2 (1.89%) Marketing
2 2 (1.89%) Electronics
2 2 (1.89%) Legal
2 2 (1.89%) Military
3 1 (0.94%) Banking
3 1 (0.94%) Retail
3 1 (0.94%) Billing
3 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.94%) French Language
Job Titles
1 48 (45.28%) Project Manager
2 14 (13.21%) Analyst
3 7 (6.60%) Business Analyst
4 6 (5.66%) Test Analyst
4 6 (5.66%) Service Manager
4 6 (5.66%) Product Manager
5 5 (4.72%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (4.72%) QA Analyst
5 5 (4.72%) Developer
6 4 (3.77%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (3.77%) Senior Manager
6 4 (3.77%) Integration Manager
6 4 (3.77%) QA Test Analyst
7 3 (2.83%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (2.83%) .NET Developer
7 3 (2.83%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (2.83%) Programme Manager
7 3 (2.83%) Coordinator
7 3 (2.83%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (1.89%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.21%) Web Services
2 9 (8.49%) XML
2 9 (8.49%) RESTful
3 5 (4.72%) .NET
4 2 (1.89%) CSS
5 1 (0.94%) EDI
5 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.81%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (16.04%) Open Source
3 16 (15.09%) Economics
4 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.89%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.89%) Derivative
6 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.94%) SCADA
6 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.77%) Windows
2 2 (1.89%) VME
2 2 (1.89%) Linux
2 2 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (22.64%) PRINCE2
2 24 (22.64%) Agile Project Management
3 17 (16.04%) ITIL
4 15 (14.15%) Service Management
5 13 (12.26%) Test Automation
5 13 (12.26%) TDD
6 11 (10.38%) Automated Testing
6 11 (10.38%) Service Delivery
6 11 (10.38%) Programme Management
6 11 (10.38%) BDD
6 11 (10.38%) Change Control
7 10 (9.43%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (9.43%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.43%) Change Management
8 9 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (7.55%) Waterfall
9 8 (7.55%) Validation
9 8 (7.55%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.60%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.43%) Java
2 9 (8.49%) SQL
3 5 (4.72%) C
4 3 (2.83%) C++
4 3 (2.83%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (0.94%) Python
6 1 (0.94%) COBOL
6 1 (0.94%) C#
Qualifications
1 22 (20.75%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.21%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.60%) Degree
4 5 (4.72%) ISEB
4 5 (4.72%) APMP
5 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (1.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 2 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.89%) PMP
5 2 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.26%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (0.94%) WMI
1 1 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.94%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 22 (20.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.83%) SAP
3 2 (1.89%) HP
3 2 (1.89%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.94%) Serena
4 1 (0.94%) Micro Focus
4 1 (0.94%) Borland
4 1 (0.94%) Cisco
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle
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