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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 44 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing PMP 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.80% 0.74% 0.56%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.66% 4.26% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£248 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.48% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £26.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+34.57% -27.69%
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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
82 47 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.87% 17.34% 23.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 37 26
Average daily rate £375 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £220 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.40% +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) E-business
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) IIBA
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) E-business
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) IIBA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft