Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 6 months to 23 July 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
England > North East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 14 12
Rank change year-on-year -14 -2 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 94 300 154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 7.34% 11.53% 9.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.47% 13.51% 11.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 211 118
North East median daily rate £384 £320 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.92% -27.27% +20.55%
10th Percentile £282 £206 £279
90th Percentile £514 £500 £554
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 13 0
North East median hourly rate £14.50 £28.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.21% - -
England median hourly rate £27.16 £27.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year -1.24% -6.78% -1.67%

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 the North East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1110 2221 1306
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 86.72% 85.39% 78.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 1433 795
North East median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £240
90th Percentile £538 £505 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 102 61
North East median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +107.41% -20.59%
10th Percentile £9.88 £13.05 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.20 £36.00 £28.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year - +14.94% +6.10%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in the North East

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in the North East

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in the North East over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in the North East

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in the North East

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -23 61 £400 +25.00% 9
Durham +4 25 £350 +91.26% 2
Teesside - 1 £350 -
Project Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 North East region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.47%) Service Delivery
2 23 (24.47%) Scrum
3 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 22 (23.40%) PRINCE2
4 21 (22.34%) User Stories
5 20 (21.28%) Finance
6 19 (20.21%) Agile Project Management
7 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
7 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
8 16 (17.02%) Degree
8 16 (17.02%) Change Management
9 14 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (13.83%) Waterfall
11 12 (12.77%) Open Source
11 12 (12.77%) Mentoring
11 12 (12.77%) ITIL
12 11 (11.70%) PMI Certification
12 11 (11.70%) PMO
13 10 (10.64%) Service Management
14 9 (9.57%) PMP
14 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Project
14 9 (9.57%) Coaching
14 9 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
14 9 (9.57%) SC Cleared
14 9 (9.57%) Virtual Team
15 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
15 8 (8.51%) SDLC
15 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
15 8 (8.51%) Migration

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 6 (6.38%) GeoServer
2 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.13%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
4 1 (1.06%) Drupal
4 1 (1.06%) IIS
4 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (5.32%) MS Visio
4 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.32%) LAN
2 4 (4.26%) BIG-IP
2 4 (4.26%) Firewall
2 4 (4.26%) WAN
2 4 (4.26%) Wireless
3 3 (3.19%) OpenScape
4 2 (2.13%) SMS
5 1 (1.06%) Internet
5 1 (1.06%) Network Security
5 1 (1.06%) SAN
5 1 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.38%) GIS
2 1 (1.06%) MySQL
2 1 (1.06%) Power BI
2 1 (1.06%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.06%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Selenium
1 1 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (21.28%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.26%) Billing
4 2 (2.13%) Back Office
5 1 (1.06%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 41 (43.62%) Project Manager
2 9 (9.57%) Product Manager
2 9 (9.57%) Scrum Master
3 7 (7.45%) Developer
4 5 (5.32%) IT Manager
4 5 (5.32%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 5 (5.32%) Software Developer
5 4 (4.26%) HTML Developer
5 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (4.26%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (3.19%) Angular Developer
6 3 (3.19%) Consultant
6 3 (3.19%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (3.19%) Network Engineer
6 3 (3.19%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (3.19%) Project Officer
6 3 (3.19%) Project Support Officer
6 3 (3.19%) Senior Manager
6 3 (3.19%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.38%) Java EE
1 6 (6.38%) SignalR
2 4 (4.26%) CSS
2 4 (4.26%) HTML
2 4 (4.26%) HTML5
2 4 (4.26%) jQuery
2 4 (4.26%) Node.js
2 4 (4.26%) OpenLayers
2 4 (4.26%) Sass
2 4 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (3.19%) .NET
3 3 (3.19%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.19%) Angular 2
3 3 (3.19%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.13%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.06%) REST
5 1 (1.06%) SOAP
5 1 (1.06%) Velocity
5 1 (1.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.57%) Virtual Team
3 8 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.38%) IVR
5 5 (5.32%) NHS
6 4 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
6 4 (4.26%) PMI
7 2 (2.13%) CCTV
8 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.06%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (37.23%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.47%) Scrum
2 23 (24.47%) Service Delivery
3 22 (23.40%) PRINCE2
4 21 (22.34%) User Stories
5 19 (20.21%) Agile Project Management
6 16 (17.02%) Change Management
7 14 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (13.83%) Waterfall
9 12 (12.77%) ITIL
9 12 (12.77%) Mentoring
9 12 (12.77%) Open Source
10 10 (10.64%) Service Management
11 9 (9.57%) Coaching
11 9 (9.57%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (8.51%) Migration
12 8 (8.51%) Risk Management
12 8 (8.51%) SDLC
12 8 (8.51%) Software Engineering
13 7 (7.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.45%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.38%) SQL
3 3 (3.19%) C#
4 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.06%) Java
5 1 (1.06%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 16 (17.02%) Degree
3 11 (11.70%) PMI Certification
4 9 (9.57%) PMP
4 9 (9.57%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (4.26%) CCDP
6 4 (4.26%) CCIE
6 4 (4.26%) CCIP
6 4 (4.26%) CCNP
6 4 (4.26%) CCSA
6 4 (4.26%) CCSE
6 4 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (4.26%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.26%) HP ASE
6 4 (4.26%) HP MASE
6 4 (4.26%) JNCIA
6 4 (4.26%) JNCIE
7 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.70%) PMO
2 3 (3.19%) SLA
3 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.06%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.06%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 22 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.32%) HP
2 5 (5.32%) SAP
3 4 (4.26%) CheckPoint
3 4 (4.26%) Cisco
3 4 (4.26%) F5
3 4 (4.26%) Fortinet
3 4 (4.26%) Juniper
3 4 (4.26%) Riverbed
4 3 (3.19%) Siemens
5 2 (2.13%) Cadence
5 2 (2.13%) TippingPoint
6 1 (1.06%) AlgoSec
6 1 (1.06%) Concur
6 1 (1.06%) IFS
6 1 (1.06%) Sitecore
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £39,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago