Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £415 per day in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

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
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 53 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 -36 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 45 116 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 4.72% 5.17% 8.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.00% 5.72% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 103 82
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £415 £330 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.76% -15.11% -2.81%
10th Percentile £339 £220 £275
90th Percentile £550 £502 £538
North East median daily rate £405 £340 £395
% change year-on-year +19.12% -13.92% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.00 - -
North East median hourly rate £25.00 - -

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

Contract IT Job Roles
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 900 2029 1202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 94.44% 90.46% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 1331 748
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £325 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -13.04% +15.00%
10th Percentile £250 £220 £220
90th Percentile £530 £500 £538
North East median daily rate £365 £325 £365
% change year-on-year +12.31% -10.96% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 102 94
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.41% +100.00% -11.48%
10th Percentile £10.02 £13.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.40 £35.00 £27.13
North East median hourly rate £21.32 £27.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -21.06% +80.00% +3.45%

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 26 July 2017.

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 26 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +5 44 £415 +27.69%
Sunderland +9 1 - -
Project Manager
North East

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, 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 26 (57.78%) Project Management
2 23 (51.11%) PRINCE2
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 9 (20.00%) Finance
6 8 (17.78%) Change Management
6 8 (17.78%) PMP
6 8 (17.78%) PMI Certification
6 8 (17.78%) Degree
6 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
6 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 8 (17.78%) Waterfall
7 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
7 7 (15.56%) Virtual Team Management
7 7 (15.56%) Virtual Team
7 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Project
7 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
7 7 (15.56%) Strategic Management
8 6 (13.33%) MS Visio
9 5 (11.11%) NHS
9 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
9 5 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (11.11%) PMO
10 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
10 4 (8.89%) IVR
10 4 (8.89%) CRM
10 4 (8.89%) SharePoint

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 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Project
2 6 (13.33%) MS Visio
3 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (8.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (4.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) SMS
2 1 (2.22%) Intranet
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Advertising
2 2 (4.44%) Back Office
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
2 2 (4.44%) General Ledger
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (15.56%) Management Information System
2 7 (15.56%) Virtual Team
3 5 (11.11%) NHS
4 4 (8.89%) IVR
4 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.44%) CCTV
6 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (57.78%) Project Management
2 23 (51.11%) PRINCE2
3 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 8 (17.78%) Change Management
6 8 (17.78%) Waterfall
7 7 (15.56%) Strategic Management
7 7 (15.56%) Virtual Team Management
8 5 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
9 4 (8.89%) CRM
9 4 (8.89%) Migration
9 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.67%) People Management
11 2 (4.44%) Customer Requirements
11 2 (4.44%) Data Migration
11 2 (4.44%) Feasibility Study
11 2 (4.44%) Process Management
11 2 (4.44%) SEO
11 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) Degree
1 8 (17.78%) PMI Certification
1 8 (17.78%) PMP
1 8 (17.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (17.78%) Security Cleared
2 7 (15.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) PMO
2 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 14001
2 1 (2.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.44%) Cadence
3 1 (2.22%) HP