Period
to 10 August 2020

The median contractor rate for an IT Project Manager was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 10 August 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IT Project Manager
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 62 94
Rank change year-on-year +24 +32 -3
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 1 4 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.44% 0.62% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.65% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £300 £450 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +26.76% -4.05%
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £300 £450 £355
% change year-on-year -33.33% +26.76% -4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 218 618 910
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.61% 95.67% 95.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 425 652
Median daily rate £450 £425 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.44% +1.70%
10th Percentile £300 £181 £226
90th Percentile £605 £575 £575
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £450 £418 £380
% change year-on-year +7.66% +10.00% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.02 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.70% -24.38% -10.00%
10th Percentile £16.15 £10.16 £9.11
90th Percentile £60.53 £32.62 £42.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +133.33% -31.82% -10.20%

IT Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings that featured IT Project Manager in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for IT Project Manager in Newcastle upon Tyne

IT Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IT Project Manager in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Daily rate trend for IT Project Manager in Newcastle upon Tyne

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 5 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 10 August 2020, IT Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall