Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 21 32
Rank change year-on-year -18 +11 -21
Contract jobs citing Project Management 53 85 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.53% 9.26% 7.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 10.60% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 71 128
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £450 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +35.34% -24.43%
10th Percentile £290 £225 £205
90th Percentile £514 £600 £496
North East median daily rate £386 £376 £340
% change year-on-year +2.73% +10.59% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £27.00
North East median hourly rate - £12.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year - -55.56% +33.00%

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 860 802 1,964
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 89.68% 87.36% 87.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 571 1,392
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £413 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71% -14.63%
10th Percentile £281 £238 £231
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £355
% change year-on-year +6.67% +5.63% -13.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 86
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.89 £18.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.51% -32.73% +41.03%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.80 £14.06
90th Percentile £46.10 £50.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £14.00 £22.00 £26.54
% change year-on-year -36.36% -17.10% +53.84%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -19 49 £375 -16.67% 13
Sunderland -4 1 £323 -15.96% 1
Gateshead - 1 £450 - 2
South Shields - 1 £325 -
Project Management
North East

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (37.74%) Finance
3 14 (26.42%) PRINCE2
4 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (18.87%) Business Analysis
6 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
6 9 (16.98%) PMO
7 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
7 8 (15.09%) Migration
8 7 (13.21%) QA
9 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (11.32%) Business Development
9 6 (11.32%) Degree
9 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
9 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
9 6 (11.32%) Test Strategy
9 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
9 6 (11.32%) Scrum
9 6 (11.32%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (11.32%) Oracle
9 6 (11.32%) CRM
9 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
9 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (11.32%) ITIL
10 5 (9.43%) CSS
10 5 (9.43%) Java
10 5 (9.43%) JUnit
10 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.43%) Data Management
10 5 (9.43%) Service Management

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 6 (11.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) Confluence
2 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (5.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (5.66%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.77%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) PaaS
2 1 (1.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.66%) DNS
1 3 (5.66%) LAN
1 3 (5.66%) WAN
2 2 (3.77%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.77%) VoIP
3 1 (1.89%) BGP
3 1 (1.89%) DHCP
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) OSPF
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.89%) OLAP
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.89%) Power BI
4 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) Jenkins
1 5 (9.43%) JMeter
1 5 (9.43%) JUnit
1 5 (9.43%) Selenium
2 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.55%) Maven
3 2 (3.77%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.77%) GitLab
3 2 (3.77%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (1.89%) JIRA
4 1 (1.89%) MSTest
4 1 (1.89%) NCrunch
4 1 (1.89%) NUnit
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Legal
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
3 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.89%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (41.51%) Project Manager
2 8 (15.09%) Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) IT Manager
3 7 (13.21%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Migration Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Migration Project Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Portfolio Planner
5 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Data Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.66%) Service Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Junior Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) QA Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) QA Test Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Service Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) CSS
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.89%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.89%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.77%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.77%) PMI
2 2 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (3.77%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.89%) IVR
3 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Linux
1 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (3.77%) Unix
1 2 (3.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) PRINCE2
3 12 (22.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (18.87%) Business Analysis
5 8 (15.09%) Migration
5 8 (15.09%) Waterfall
6 6 (11.32%) Business Development
6 6 (11.32%) CRM
6 6 (11.32%) ITIL
6 6 (11.32%) Problem Management
6 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
6 6 (11.32%) Scrum
6 6 (11.32%) Test Automation
6 6 (11.32%) Test Strategy
7 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.43%) Change Management
7 5 (9.43%) Data Management
7 5 (9.43%) Regression Testing
7 5 (9.43%) Resource Management
7 5 (9.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) Java
2 3 (5.66%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) Python
3 2 (3.77%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.89%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
1 6 (11.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (7.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) ISEB
3 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) APMP
4 1 (1.89%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CCDP
4 1 (1.89%) CCIE
4 1 (1.89%) CCNP
4 1 (1.89%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CISM
4 1 (1.89%) CISSP
4 1 (1.89%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.89%) PMP
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.98%) PMO
2 7 (13.21%) QA
3 2 (3.77%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.89%) COBIT
4 1 (1.89%) GDPR
4 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.89%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Ansible
1 2 (3.77%) Puppet
2 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.32%) Oracle
3 3 (5.66%) Cloudera
3 3 (5.66%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.77%) Genesys
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.77%) SAP
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco
5 1 (1.89%) Meraki
5 1 (1.89%) Tableau
5 1 (1.89%) WorldPay