The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Project Management
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 11 12
Rank change year-on-year -31 +1  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 28 143 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.73% 15.78% 9.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.42% 17.61% 12.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 92 29
Median daily rate £390 £310 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.80% -15.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £220 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £474 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £406 £400
% change year-on-year +4.12% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £28.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £28.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +6.25% +4.67%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 436 812 385
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 89.16% 89.62% 77.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 534 249
Median daily rate £390 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 25
Median hourly rate £36.50 £28.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.35% +115.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £22.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +2.77% +18.03%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Newcastle upon Tyne

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Project Management in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Newcastle upon Tyne

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Newcastle upon Tyne

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 57 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (40.38%) Agile Project Management
3 36 (34.62%) Service Delivery
4 32 (30.77%) Scrum
4 32 (30.77%) User Stories
5 30 (28.85%) Coaching
6 24 (23.08%) Security Cleared
7 23 (22.12%) Finance
8 20 (19.23%) Mentoring
9 17 (16.35%) Open Source
10 16 (15.38%) PRINCE2
11 15 (14.42%) ITIL
11 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
12 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
12 11 (10.58%) Waterfall
13 10 (9.62%) Migration
14 9 (8.65%) Windows
14 9 (8.65%) Service Design
15 8 (7.69%) Virtual Team
15 8 (7.69%) HP
15 8 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
15 8 (7.69%) Legal
15 8 (7.69%) Service Management
15 8 (7.69%) Degree
16 7 (6.73%) Change Control
16 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
17 6 (5.77%) People Management
17 6 (5.77%) Technical Analysis
17 6 (5.77%) SDLC
17 6 (5.77%) Actionable Insight

Project Management
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.88%) CMS
2 3 (2.88%) GeoServer
3 2 (1.92%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.96%) IIS
4 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (3.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.88%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.96%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) Office 365
2 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) BIG-IP
1 4 (3.85%) Firewall
1 4 (3.85%) LAN
1 4 (3.85%) WAN
1 4 (3.85%) Wireless
2 2 (1.92%) DHCP
3 1 (0.96%) DNS
3 1 (0.96%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) Intranet
3 1 (0.96%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.88%) GIS
2 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.96%) MySQL
2 1 (0.96%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (0.96%) Power BI
2 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.92%) StarTeam
2 1 (0.96%) Selenium
2 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (22.12%) Finance
2 8 (7.69%) Legal
3 5 (4.81%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.92%) Billing
5 1 (0.96%) Back Office
5 1 (0.96%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 21 (20.19%) Product Manager
3 20 (19.23%) Scrum Master
4 11 (10.58%) Analyst
5 9 (8.65%) Agile Scrum Master
6 7 (6.73%) Senior Manager
7 6 (5.77%) IT Manager
7 6 (5.77%) IT Project Manager
7 6 (5.77%) Product Owner
8 5 (4.81%) Senior Project Manager
9 4 (3.85%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Developer
9 4 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
9 4 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 3 (2.88%) Environment Analyst
10 3 (2.88%) Network Engineer
10 3 (2.88%) Public Sector Project Manager
10 3 (2.88%) Service Manager
10 3 (2.88%) Software Developer
10 3 (2.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) .NET
1 3 (2.88%) .NET Framework
1 3 (2.88%) Java EE
1 3 (2.88%) SignalR
2 2 (1.92%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
3 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.96%) Classic ASP
3 1 (0.96%) CSS
3 1 (0.96%) HTML5
3 1 (0.96%) jQuery
3 1 (0.96%) Node.js
3 1 (0.96%) REST
3 1 (0.96%) Sass
3 1 (0.96%) SOAP
3 1 (0.96%) Velocity
3 1 (0.96%) Web Services
3 1 (0.96%) XML
3 1 (0.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) Virtual Team
2 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.77%) Smartphone
4 5 (4.81%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.88%) CCTV
5 3 (2.88%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.88%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.92%) NHS
6 2 (1.92%) PMI
7 1 (0.96%) CESG
7 1 (0.96%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.96%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (0.96%) IVR
7 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.65%) Windows
2 2 (1.92%) Windows Server
2 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (54.81%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (40.38%) Agile Project Management
3 36 (34.62%) Service Delivery
4 32 (30.77%) Scrum
4 32 (30.77%) User Stories
5 30 (28.85%) Coaching
6 20 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 17 (16.35%) Open Source
8 16 (15.38%) PRINCE2
9 15 (14.42%) ITIL
10 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (10.58%) Waterfall
11 10 (9.62%) Migration
12 9 (8.65%) Service Design
13 8 (7.69%) Service Management
14 7 (6.73%) Change Control
15 6 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
15 6 (5.77%) People Management
15 6 (5.77%) Technical Analysis
15 6 (5.77%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
1 4 (3.85%) SQL
2 3 (2.88%) C#
3 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.69%) Degree
3 6 (5.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.85%) APMP
4 4 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (3.85%) CCDP
4 4 (3.85%) CCIE
4 4 (3.85%) CCIP
4 4 (3.85%) CCNP
4 4 (3.85%) CCSA
4 4 (3.85%) CCSE
4 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.85%) HP ASE
4 4 (3.85%) HP MASE
4 4 (3.85%) JNCIA
4 4 (3.85%) JNCIE
4 4 (3.85%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.92%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 4 (3.85%) PMO
2 1 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.96%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.92%) XenApp
3 2 (1.92%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.92%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (1.92%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (1.92%) WMI
2 2 (1.92%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.96%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.69%) HP
3 6 (5.77%) Cisco
4 4 (3.85%) CheckPoint
4 4 (3.85%) F5
4 4 (3.85%) Fortinet
4 4 (3.85%) Juniper
4 4 (3.85%) Riverbed
5 3 (2.88%) SAP
5 3 (2.88%) VMware
6 2 (1.92%) Borland
6 2 (1.92%) Citrix
6 2 (1.92%) Serena
6 2 (1.92%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.92%) TippingPoint
7 1 (0.96%) Cadence
7 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago