The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 71 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 57 41 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.01% 6.42% 6.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.56% 6.77% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 30 18
Median daily rate £325 £415 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% -2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £316 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £550 £507
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +11.42%
Project Manager
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1249 606 376
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 87.77% 94.84% 93.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 798 378 254
Median daily rate £323 £363 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.03% +5.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £540 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 65 19
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.50 £26.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Tyne and Wear region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Project Manager
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 Manager across the Tyne and Wear region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Project Manager
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 Manager across the Tyne and Wear region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -41 55 £325 -21.68% 3
Sunderland -2 1 - -
Project Manager
North East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 73 (66.36%) Project Management
2 47 (42.73%) Security Cleared
3 44 (40.00%) Finance
4 35 (31.82%) SC Cleared
5 28 (25.45%) Business Development
6 23 (20.91%) Legal
7 20 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (17.27%) Change Management
9 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
9 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
10 17 (15.45%) MS Office
11 15 (13.64%) PRINCE2
11 15 (13.64%) Economics
12 14 (12.73%) PMP
12 14 (12.73%) PMI Certification
12 14 (12.73%) Programme Management
12 14 (12.73%) BPSS Clearance
13 12 (10.91%) Service Management
14 11 (10.00%) Degree
15 10 (9.09%) Migration
15 10 (9.09%) Data Centre
16 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
16 9 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
16 9 (8.18%) Process Improvement
17 8 (7.27%) MS Project
18 7 (6.36%) Service Delivery
18 7 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
19 6 (5.45%) Risk Management
19 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
20 5 (4.55%) PRINCE

Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 9 (8.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (15.45%) MS Office
2 8 (7.27%) MS Project
3 7 (6.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) Firewall
2 1 (0.91%) Broadband
2 1 (0.91%) ISDN
2 1 (0.91%) LAN
2 1 (0.91%) OpenScape
2 1 (0.91%) PSTN
2 1 (0.91%) Softphone
2 1 (0.91%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) JIRA
General
1 44 (40.00%) Finance
2 23 (20.91%) Legal
3 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.91%) Billing
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.36%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (13.64%) Economics
3 10 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.55%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.82%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.82%) NHS
6 1 (0.91%) IVR
6 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.91%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.91%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (66.36%) Project Management
2 28 (25.45%) Business Development
3 20 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (17.27%) Change Management
5 15 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 14 (12.73%) Programme Management
7 12 (10.91%) Service Management
8 10 (9.09%) Migration
9 9 (8.18%) Process Improvement
9 9 (8.18%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (6.36%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.45%) Risk Management
12 5 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
12 5 (4.55%) Mentoring
12 5 (4.55%) PRINCE
13 4 (3.64%) Agile Project Management
13 4 (3.64%) Change Control
13 4 (3.64%) Release Management
13 4 (3.64%) Supplier Management
14 3 (2.73%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.64%) C
2 1 (0.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 47 (42.73%) Security Cleared
2 35 (31.82%) SC Cleared
3 14 (12.73%) BPSS Clearance
3 14 (12.73%) PMI Certification
3 14 (12.73%) PMP
4 11 (10.00%) Degree
5 2 (1.82%) HND
6 1 (0.91%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.91%) HNC
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 18 (16.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.82%) HP
2 2 (1.82%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.91%) Avaya
3 1 (0.91%) BT
3 1 (0.91%) Cadence
3 1 (0.91%) Capita
3 1 (0.91%) Dynatrace
3 1 (0.91%) NICE Systems
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle
3 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com