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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 13 13 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 51 58 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 11.21% 12.72% 9.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.04% 15.93% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 6
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£400 £360 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £261 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £496 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £28.32 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -17.31%
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
339 364 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 74.51% 79.82% 67.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 236 51
Average daily rate £370 £281 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.67% -13.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £465 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 11
Average hourly rate £11.61 £22.50 £18.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.40% +19.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +1 45 £425 +16.43% 7
Sunderland -4 6 £288 -
Gateshead - - - -
Project Management
North East

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 28 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (25.56%) Microsoft
2 23 (25.56%) Security Cleared
3 22 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
4 20 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 18 (20.00%) ITIL
5 18 (20.00%) Service Management
6 17 (18.89%) Finance
6 17 (18.89%) MS Office
7 16 (17.78%) Economics
7 16 (17.78%) SC Cleared
8 13 (14.44%) MS Project
9 12 (13.33%) Mentoring
10 11 (12.22%) User Stories
10 11 (12.22%) Programme Management
11 10 (11.11%) Risk Management
11 10 (11.11%) Change Management
11 10 (11.11%) Scrum
11 10 (11.11%) Change Control
12 8 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
13 7 (7.78%) Six Sigma
13 7 (7.78%) Service Delivery
14 6 (6.67%) Validation
14 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (6.67%) QA
14 6 (6.67%) Test Automation
14 6 (6.67%) Coaching
15 5 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1 (1.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.11%) CMS
Applications
1 17 (18.89%) MS Office
2 13 (14.44%) MS Project
3 8 (8.89%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
4 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.11%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.11%) Cisco ICM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (3.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.11%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Ant
1 2 (2.22%) ClearCase
1 2 (2.22%) Rational Rose
1 2 (2.22%) NUnit
1 2 (2.22%) Subversion
1 2 (2.22%) CppUnit
1 2 (2.22%) GoogleTest
2 1 (1.11%) Sahi
2 1 (1.11%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.11%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.11%) WATIR
2 1 (1.11%) Selenium
2 1 (1.11%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 17 (18.89%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Billing
3 2 (2.22%) Marketing
3 2 (2.22%) Military
3 2 (2.22%) Electronics
4 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.11%) Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Retail
4 1 (1.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 41 (45.56%) Project Manager
2 8 (8.89%) Service Manager
3 7 (7.78%) Senior Manager
4 6 (6.67%) Developer
4 6 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 6 (6.67%) Product Manager
5 5 (5.56%) ScrumMaster
5 5 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 5 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (4.44%) Analyst
7 3 (3.33%) .NET Developer
7 3 (3.33%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (3.33%) Programme Manager
8 2 (2.22%) C++ Developer
8 2 (2.22%) Test Engineer
8 2 (2.22%) Architect
8 2 (2.22%) Business Analyst
8 2 (2.22%) Delivery Project Manager
8 2 (2.22%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) .NET
2 3 (3.33%) Web Services
2 3 (3.33%) XML
2 3 (3.33%) RESTful
3 2 (2.22%) CSS
4 1 (1.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (17.78%) Economics
3 4 (4.44%) Open Source
4 3 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.22%) Derivative
6 1 (1.11%) SCADA
6 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.22%) UNIX
1 2 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (1.11%) VME
2 1 (1.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 20 (22.22%) Agile Project Management
3 18 (20.00%) ITIL
3 18 (20.00%) Service Management
4 12 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 11 (12.22%) User Stories
5 11 (12.22%) Programme Management
6 10 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 10 (11.11%) Scrum
6 10 (11.11%) Change Management
6 10 (11.11%) Change Control
7 7 (7.78%) Service Delivery
7 7 (7.78%) Six Sigma
8 6 (6.67%) Validation
8 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.67%) Test Automation
8 6 (6.67%) Coaching
9 5 (5.56%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.44%) Java
2 3 (3.33%) SQL
2 3 (3.33%) VB.NET
2 3 (3.33%) C
2 3 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (1.11%) COBOL
3 1 (1.11%) C#
3 1 (1.11%) Python
3 1 (1.11%) NATURAL
3 1 (1.11%) JCL
3 1 (1.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (25.56%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.78%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 4 (4.44%) Degree
5 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.11%) PMP
7 1 (1.11%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.11%) MCSE
7 1 (1.11%) MCSA
7 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) WMI
1 1 (1.11%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (1.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.11%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 23 (25.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.44%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.22%) SAP
3 2 (2.22%) HP
4 1 (1.11%) Borland
4 1 (1.11%) Apple
4 1 (1.11%) Cisco
4 1 (1.11%) Micro Focus
4 1 (1.11%) Serena
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle
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