Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 62 47
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 49 94 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 5.28% 4.60% 4.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 4.96% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 75 61
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £500 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -26.32% +11.76%
10th Percentile £325 £220 £330
90th Percentile £604 £573 £540
North East median daily rate £495 £350 £450
% change year-on-year +41.43% -22.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.00 - -
North East median hourly rate £25.00 - £41.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Tyne and Wear
Contract vacancies in Tyne and Wear with a recognized job title 882 1,896 1,396
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.04% 92.85% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 621 1,373 894
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £370 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -9.20% +8.67%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £255
90th Percentile £575 £525 £588
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £410
% change year-on-year +6.67% -8.54% +10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 73 69
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £14.00 £26.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.17% +32.50% +21.21%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.26 £10.21
90th Percentile £50.00 £38.20 £36.20
North East median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £17.77
% change year-on-year -22.22% +26.62% +7.70%

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in Tyne and Wear

Project Manager
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 Manager in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in Tyne and Wear

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in Tyne and Wear

Project Manager
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 Manager in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in Tyne and Wear

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 18 January 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 +21 47 £500 +42.86% 3
Sunderland +3 2 £338 - 3
Project Manager
North East

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 37 (75.51%) Project Management
2 21 (42.86%) Finance
3 19 (38.78%) PRINCE2
4 15 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (26.53%) PMI Certification
6 12 (24.49%) PMP
7 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.41%) Resource Management
7 10 (20.41%) Matrix Organization
8 9 (18.37%) PMO
8 9 (18.37%) Scrum
8 9 (18.37%) ITIL
9 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.33%) CRM
9 8 (16.33%) Supplier Management
10 7 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (14.29%) Programme Management
10 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
10 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 7 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (14.29%) SFIA
11 6 (12.24%) Mobile App
11 6 (12.24%) Portfolio Management
11 6 (12.24%) Degree
11 6 (12.24%) IVR
12 5 (10.20%) BPSS Clearance
13 3 (6.12%) KYC
13 3 (6.12%) Disclosure Scotland
13 3 (6.12%) Virtual Team
13 3 (6.12%) GDPR

Project Manager Skill Set
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 2 (4.08%) Confluence
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) Documentum
2 1 (2.04%) Drupal
2 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.04%) Kentico
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
1 1 (2.04%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.12%) SMS
2 2 (4.08%) DHCP
2 2 (4.08%) DNS
2 2 (4.08%) Firewall
2 2 (4.08%) Internet
2 2 (4.08%) VPN
3 1 (2.04%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Adabas
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
1 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.04%) MySQL
1 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) JIRA
General
1 21 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 1 (2.04%) Automotive
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) IVR
1 6 (12.24%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) PMI
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.04%) EPoS
4 1 (2.04%) FMCG
4 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.04%) Tandem
4 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (75.51%) Project Management
2 19 (38.78%) PRINCE2
3 15 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.41%) Matrix Organization
4 10 (20.41%) Resource Management
5 9 (18.37%) ITIL
5 9 (18.37%) Scrum
6 8 (16.33%) CRM
6 8 (16.33%) Supplier Management
7 7 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 7 (14.29%) Risk Management
7 7 (14.29%) SFIA
8 6 (12.24%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (6.12%) KYC
9 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.08%) DevOps
10 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) NATURAL
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (26.53%) PMI Certification
2 12 (24.49%) PMP
3 7 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 6 (12.24%) Degree
5 5 (10.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (6.12%) Master's Degree
7 2 (4.08%) APMP
7 2 (4.08%) CAPM
8 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.37%) PMO
2 3 (6.12%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (6.12%) GDPR
3 2 (4.08%) SLA
4 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
2 2 (4.08%) HP
2 2 (4.08%) ThinPrint
3 1 (2.04%) EMC
3 1 (2.04%) Niku
3 1 (2.04%) Pega
3 1 (2.04%) Polycom
3 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.04%) SAP
3 1 (2.04%) TOWER Software