Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 June 2018 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
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 30 16
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 114 72 245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 10.66% 7.42% 11.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.35% 8.31% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 56 185
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £395 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +21.54% -18.75%
10th Percentile £263 £295 £209
90th Percentile £588 £463 £475
North East median daily rate £378 £379 £328
% change year-on-year -0.33% +15.65% -18.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 11
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £38.75 £17.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.43% -37.50% -
10th Percentile £35.63 £16.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £42.88 £18.75 £28.50
North East median hourly rate £38.75 £16.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year +142.19% -42.34% -

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 923 866 1,868
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.34% 89.28% 88.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 589 1,272
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £395 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +15.38% -9.01%
10th Percentile £260 £263 £225
90th Percentile £588 £538 £525
North East median daily rate £388 £375 £330
% change year-on-year +3.33% +13.64% -7.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 77
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £22.00 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.25% +14.29% +107.41%
10th Percentile £9.51 £10.13 £14.60
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.25 £27.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -48.18% -1.79% +104.23%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing Project Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Tyne and Wear

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Tyne and Wear

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Tyne and Wear

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Tyne and Wear

Project Management
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 Management within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +18 113 £400 +1.27% 8
Sunderland +6 1 - -
Project Management
North East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 46 (40.35%) Security Cleared
2 44 (38.60%) ITIL
3 43 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (27.19%) SC Cleared
4 31 (27.19%) SAP
5 29 (25.44%) Windows
5 29 (25.44%) DHCP
5 29 (25.44%) DNS
5 29 (25.44%) Management Information System
5 29 (25.44%) Degree
6 27 (23.68%) Business Continuity
6 27 (23.68%) Service Delivery
7 26 (22.81%) VMware
7 26 (22.81%) Microsoft Excel
7 26 (22.81%) Citrix
7 26 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (22.81%) XenApp
7 26 (22.81%) XenDesktop
7 26 (22.81%) NetScaler
7 26 (22.81%) Windows Server
8 25 (21.93%) vSphere
8 25 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (21.93%) Ivanti
8 25 (21.93%) Active Directory
8 25 (21.93%) IIS
8 25 (21.93%) Finance
9 24 (21.05%) HP
10 23 (20.18%) SAN
11 22 (19.30%) Microsoft
12 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Office

Project Management
Co-occurring 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 25 (21.93%) IIS
2 5 (4.39%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.63%) CMS
3 3 (2.63%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.75%) Apache
4 2 (1.75%) NServiceBus
4 2 (1.75%) SAS
4 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 26 (22.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Office
3 19 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
4 15 (13.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (6.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) SaaS
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.63%) PaaS
3 2 (1.75%) Office 365
4 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 29 (25.44%) DHCP
1 29 (25.44%) DNS
2 26 (22.81%) NetScaler
3 23 (20.18%) SAN
4 6 (5.26%) Unified Communications
5 5 (4.39%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.51%) BGP
6 4 (3.51%) Firewall
6 4 (3.51%) IP Telephony
6 4 (3.51%) Network Security
6 4 (3.51%) OSPF
6 4 (3.51%) VPN
6 4 (3.51%) WAN
7 3 (2.63%) Skype
8 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.88%) Intranet
8 1 (0.88%) LAN
8 1 (0.88%) PBX
8 1 (0.88%) PSTN
8 1 (0.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.14%) NoSQL
1 7 (6.14%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.39%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.63%) OLAP
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
3 3 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.88%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.88%) Big Data
4 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.88%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.88%) HBase
4 1 (0.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.75%) Gradle
1 2 (1.75%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.75%) JIRA
1 2 (1.75%) Liquibase
2 1 (0.88%) ERwin
General
1 25 (21.93%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Banking
3 5 (4.39%) Legal
4 4 (3.51%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.51%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.63%) Marketing
6 1 (0.88%) Advertising
6 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (18.42%) Project Manager
1 21 (18.42%) Virtualisation Engineer
2 15 (13.16%) Support Engineer
3 11 (9.65%) Citrix Engineer
4 10 (8.77%) Analyst
4 10 (8.77%) Developer
5 8 (7.02%) Business Analyst
5 8 (7.02%) IT Manager
5 8 (7.02%) IT Project Manager
6 7 (6.14%) Data Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
7 6 (5.26%) Service Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Implementation Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.39%) Service Transition Manager
8 5 (4.39%) Support Officer
8 5 (4.39%) Transition Manager
9 4 (3.51%) Angular Developer
9 4 (3.51%) Consultant
9 4 (3.51%) Finance Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.63%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.75%) .NET
2 2 (1.75%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.75%) Angular 2
2 2 (1.75%) Apache Camel
2 2 (1.75%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.75%) JDBC
2 2 (1.75%) JPA
2 2 (1.75%) Kafka
2 2 (1.75%) LDAP
2 2 (1.75%) REST
2 2 (1.75%) SOAP
2 2 (1.75%) Spring
2 2 (1.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.44%) Management Information System
2 20 (17.54%) Computer Science
3 7 (6.14%) Virtual Team
4 6 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.63%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.63%) Social Media
6 2 (1.75%) CMDB
6 2 (1.75%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.88%) Blog
7 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.88%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 29 (25.44%) Windows
2 26 (22.81%) Windows Server
2 26 (22.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.60%) ITIL
2 43 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.68%) Business Continuity
3 27 (23.68%) Service Delivery
4 20 (17.54%) PRINCE2
4 20 (17.54%) Waterfall
5 18 (15.79%) SFIA
6 16 (14.04%) Risk Management
7 15 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (12.28%) Change Management
9 13 (11.40%) Collaborative Working
9 13 (11.40%) Decision-Making
10 12 (10.53%) Data Management
10 12 (10.53%) Scrum
10 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 12 (10.53%) Validation
11 11 (9.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (8.77%) Mentoring
12 10 (8.77%) Programme Management
13 9 (7.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.39%) SQL
2 3 (2.63%) VBA
3 2 (1.75%) C#
3 2 (1.75%) Java
3 2 (1.75%) Java 8
3 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.75%) TypeScript
4 1 (0.88%) C
4 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (40.35%) Security Cleared
2 31 (27.19%) SC Cleared
3 29 (25.44%) Degree
4 16 (14.04%) Computer Science Degree
5 10 (8.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 6 (5.26%) CISSP
6 6 (5.26%) ISEB
7 5 (4.39%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (4.39%) CCDP
7 5 (4.39%) CCIE
7 5 (4.39%) CCNP
7 5 (4.39%) Chartered Engineer
7 5 (4.39%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.39%) CISM
8 4 (3.51%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (2.63%) APMP
9 3 (2.63%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.63%) PMP
9 3 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) QA
2 8 (7.02%) PMO
3 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.88%) GMP
System Software
1 26 (22.81%) XenApp
1 26 (22.81%) XenDesktop
2 25 (21.93%) Active Directory
2 25 (21.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (21.93%) vSphere
3 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 31 (27.19%) SAP
2 26 (22.81%) Citrix
2 26 (22.81%) VMware
3 25 (21.93%) Ivanti
4 24 (21.05%) HP
5 22 (19.30%) Microsoft
6 10 (8.77%) Oracle
7 7 (6.14%) Cloudera
7 7 (6.14%) Hortonworks
8 6 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 6 (5.26%) Cisco
9 4 (3.51%) IBM
10 3 (2.63%) Tableau
11 2 (1.75%) Informatica
11 2 (1.75%) Polycom
11 2 (1.75%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.88%) CA
12 1 (0.88%) Dell
12 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.88%) Siemens