The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 39 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 34 36 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.72% 9.30% 7.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.01% 10.00% 8.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 14
Average daily rate £406 £401 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.24% +14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £320 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £508 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-21.87% +5.82%
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
679 360 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.31% 93.02% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 234 161
Average daily rate £380 £354 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.33% +26.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 37
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.40 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.97% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.70 £37.45 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -28 33 £413 +2.48% 6
Sunderland - 1 £250 -
Project Manager
North East

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 41 (55.41%) Project Management
2 21 (28.38%) PRINCE2
3 20 (27.03%) Finance
4 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (22.97%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
7 11 (14.86%) MS Office
7 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (13.51%) Migration
9 8 (10.81%) Mentoring
9 8 (10.81%) Process Improvement
9 8 (10.81%) Change Management
9 8 (10.81%) MS Project
10 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
10 7 (9.46%) Scrum
10 7 (9.46%) Legal
10 7 (9.46%) Banking
11 6 (8.11%) Business Development
11 6 (8.11%) Service Management
11 6 (8.11%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
12 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 5 (6.76%) Oracle
12 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
12 5 (6.76%) Programme Management
13 4 (5.41%) Economics
13 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
13 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
13 4 (5.41%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.35%) Confluence
2 1 (1.35%) Drupal
2 1 (1.35%) FileNet
2 1 (1.35%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MS Office
2 8 (10.81%) MS Project
3 4 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
1 1 (1.35%) Intranet
1 1 (1.35%) ISDN
1 1 (1.35%) LAN
1 1 (1.35%) OpenScape
1 1 (1.35%) PSTN
1 1 (1.35%) Unified Communications
1 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 20 (27.03%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Banking
2 7 (9.46%) Legal
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.35%) Billing
5 1 (1.35%) Front Office
5 1 (1.35%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) J2EE
1 1 (1.35%) Spring
1 1 (1.35%) Spring MVC
1 1 (1.35%) Struts
1 1 (1.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.41%) Economics
3 3 (4.05%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.70%) CESG
4 2 (2.70%) NHS
4 2 (2.70%) Online Gambling
4 2 (2.70%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) EPoS
5 1 (1.35%) IVR
5 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Social Gaming
5 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
1 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
1 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.70%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (55.41%) Project Management
2 21 (28.38%) PRINCE2
3 18 (24.32%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.97%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (13.51%) Migration
6 8 (10.81%) Change Management
6 8 (10.81%) Mentoring
6 8 (10.81%) Process Improvement
7 7 (9.46%) Scrum
8 6 (8.11%) Business Development
8 6 (8.11%) Service Management
9 5 (6.76%) Programme Management
9 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.76%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.41%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.41%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (5.41%) SDLC
11 3 (4.05%) Change Control
11 3 (4.05%) Software Delivery
11 3 (4.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.05%) C
2 2 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (1.35%) C++
3 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (6.76%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.41%) Degree
3 4 (5.41%) PMI Certification
3 4 (5.41%) PMP
3 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.70%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.35%) COREP
3 1 (1.35%) FINREP
3 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) VMware
4 2 (2.70%) SAP
4 2 (2.70%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.35%) Avaya
5 1 (1.35%) BT
5 1 (1.35%) Capita
5 1 (1.35%) IBM
5 1 (1.35%) NICE Systems
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