Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 24 21
Rank change year-on-year -7 -3 -9
Contract jobs citing Project Management 69 71 277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.55% 7.79% 10.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.56% 8.94% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 53 209
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £390 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +24.80% -27.75%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £205
90th Percentile £588 £541 £488
North East median daily rate £394 £375 £320
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.19% -22.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 17
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £42.50 - £27.50
10th Percentile £41.25 - £22.99
90th Percentile £43.75 - £28.70
North East median hourly rate £42.50 £12.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +254.17% -56.36% +5.77%

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 806 794 2,279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 88.18% 87.06% 89.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 543 1,569
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +13.64% -17.50%
10th Percentile £260 £257 £225
90th Percentile £600 £550 £500
North East median daily rate £400 £365 £330
% change year-on-year +9.59% +10.61% -17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 36 113
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.50 £29.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.85% +4.46% +86.67%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.31 £14.60
90th Percentile £38.50 £47.67 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £13.50 £26.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year -48.57% -6.25% +86.67%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 -3 68 £400 +2.56% 10
Gateshead - 1 £450 - 1
Project Management
North East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (42.03%) Finance
3 20 (28.99%) Degree
4 19 (27.54%) ITIL
5 18 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (24.64%) PRINCE2
7 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
8 13 (18.84%) DNS
9 11 (15.94%) Management Information System
9 11 (15.94%) DHCP
9 11 (15.94%) SC Cleared
10 10 (14.49%) Resource Management
10 10 (14.49%) SAP
10 10 (14.49%) Scrum
10 10 (14.49%) SFIA
11 9 (13.04%) Decision-Making
11 9 (13.04%) Business Continuity
11 9 (13.04%) Windows
11 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
11 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
11 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
12 8 (11.59%) Ivanti
12 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (11.59%) Business Development
12 8 (11.59%) XenApp
12 8 (11.59%) XenDesktop
12 8 (11.59%) vSphere
12 8 (11.59%) Waterfall

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 8 (11.59%) IIS
2 3 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.90%) Apache
3 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.45%) Confluence
4 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.45%) NServiceBus
4 1 (1.45%) SAS
4 1 (1.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (5.80%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (4.35%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.90%) AutoCAD
6 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) PaaS
2 2 (2.90%) SaaS
3 1 (1.45%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.84%) DNS
2 11 (15.94%) DHCP
3 8 (11.59%) NetScaler
3 8 (11.59%) SAN
4 4 (5.80%) TCP/IP
4 4 (5.80%) Unified Communications
5 3 (4.35%) BGP
5 3 (4.35%) Firewall
5 3 (4.35%) IP Telephony
5 3 (4.35%) Network Security
5 3 (4.35%) OSPF
5 3 (4.35%) VPN
5 3 (4.35%) WAN
6 2 (2.90%) VoIP
7 1 (1.45%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.45%) LAN
7 1 (1.45%) Skype
7 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.80%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.45%) Power BI
3 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.35%) JIRA
3 2 (2.90%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.90%) Gradle
3 2 (2.90%) JMeter
3 2 (2.90%) JUnit
3 2 (2.90%) Liquibase
3 2 (2.90%) Maven
3 2 (2.90%) Selenium
4 1 (1.45%) MSTest
4 1 (1.45%) NCrunch
4 1 (1.45%) NUnit
General
1 29 (42.03%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Legal
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 2 (2.90%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Advertising
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (40.58%) Project Manager
2 12 (17.39%) IT Manager
3 11 (15.94%) IT Project Manager
4 8 (11.59%) Digital Project Manager
5 6 (8.70%) Analyst
6 5 (7.25%) Citrix Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Developer
6 5 (7.25%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Business Analyst
7 4 (5.80%) Migration Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Migration Project Manager
7 4 (5.80%) Service Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Angular Developer
8 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 3 (4.35%) Senior Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (2.90%) CAD Manager
9 2 (2.90%) Senior Transition Manager
9 2 (2.90%) VoIP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) CSS
2 2 (2.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.90%) Apache Camel
2 2 (2.90%) Hibernate
2 2 (2.90%) JPA
2 2 (2.90%) Kafka
2 2 (2.90%) Spring
3 1 (1.45%) Angular 2
3 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.45%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.45%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Management Information System
2 9 (13.04%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.80%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.90%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.90%) Social Media
6 1 (1.45%) Blog
6 1 (1.45%) PMI
6 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.04%) Windows
2 8 (11.59%) Windows Server
2 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.54%) ITIL
3 18 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (24.64%) PRINCE2
5 10 (14.49%) Resource Management
5 10 (14.49%) Scrum
5 10 (14.49%) SFIA
6 9 (13.04%) Business Continuity
6 9 (13.04%) Decision-Making
7 8 (11.59%) Agile Project Management
7 8 (11.59%) Business Development
7 8 (11.59%) Risk Management
7 8 (11.59%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.59%) Waterfall
8 7 (10.14%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.14%) Migration
9 6 (8.70%) Programme Management
9 6 (8.70%) Supplier Management
10 5 (7.25%) Change Management
10 5 (7.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) Java
2 2 (2.90%) C#
2 2 (2.90%) Java 8
3 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.45%) Python
3 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) Degree
2 15 (21.74%) Security Cleared
3 11 (15.94%) SC Cleared
4 9 (13.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (8.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (4.35%) CCDP
6 3 (4.35%) CCIE
6 3 (4.35%) CCNP
6 3 (4.35%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (4.35%) CISM
6 3 (4.35%) CISSP
7 2 (2.90%) APMP
7 2 (2.90%) ISEB
7 2 (2.90%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.45%) CIPD
8 1 (1.45%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (1.45%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) PMO
2 2 (2.90%) QA
3 1 (1.45%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.45%) GDPR
3 1 (1.45%) GMP
3 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.59%) vSphere
2 8 (11.59%) XenApp
2 8 (11.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (14.49%) SAP
2 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.59%) Citrix
3 8 (11.59%) Ivanti
3 8 (11.59%) VMware
4 7 (10.14%) HP
5 4 (5.80%) Oracle
6 3 (4.35%) Cisco
7 1 (1.45%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.45%) Google
7 1 (1.45%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.45%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.45%) Meraki
7 1 (1.45%) Siemens
7 1 (1.45%) WorldPay