The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 50 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing PMP 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.15% 0.81% 0.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.10% 3.53% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £248 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.31% -26.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £55.00 £30.50 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+80.32% +14.01%
PMP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
98 85 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.48% 22.97% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 70 35
Average daily rate £325 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £249 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £11.78 £8.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.58% -37.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PMP across the Cardiff region.

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

PMP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMP.

1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Budget Control
3 4 (66.67%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing PMP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PMP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Office 365
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Software Project Manager
2 3 (50.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (66.67%) Budget Control
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft