Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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 Planning
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 134 100
Rank change year-on-year +52 -34 -16
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 9 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 0.99% 0.94% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 1.10% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 7
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £294 £438 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.91% +5.04% +14.90%
10th Percentile £234 £250 £256
90th Percentile £312 £513 £585
North East median daily rate £302 £475 £417
% change year-on-year -36.37% +14.05% +14.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - -
North East median hourly rate - - -

Project Planning 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 787 1998 1295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 86.29% 85.17% 84.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 554 1446 863
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £389 £350 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.07% -13.58% +8.00%
10th Percentile £251 £225 £261
90th Percentile £554 £525 £600
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 80 53
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £25.00 £28.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.71% +55.56% -2.78%
10th Percentile £9.80 £13.90 £11.74
90th Percentile £48.26 £36.00 £36.00
North East median hourly rate £23.50 £28.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -16.07% +64.75% -10.08%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Tyne and Wear

Project Planning
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 Planning in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Tyne and Wear

Project Planning
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 Planning in Tyne and Wear.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Tyne and Wear

Project Planning
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 Planning within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 20 November 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 +48 9 £294 -32.91% 2
Project Planning
North East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (66.67%) Quantitative Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Resource Levelling
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (44.44%) PMO
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) Workflow
6 2 (22.22%) VBA
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) InfoPath
6 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
7 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
7 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
7 1 (11.11%) jQuery
7 1 (11.11%) SMS
7 1 (11.11%) C
7 1 (11.11%) JavaScript

Project Planning
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 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (22.22%) InfoPath
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SMS
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Programme Office Support
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) PMO Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Office Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Project Planner
2 1 (11.11%) Senior PMO
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Risk Management
2 6 (66.67%) Quantitative Analysis
2 6 (66.67%) Resource Levelling
2 6 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Workflow
6 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
6 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) VBA
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) PMO
2 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft