The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 16 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 23 53 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.19% 17.21% 12.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.17% 22.75% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 36 16
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£395 £386 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £29.24 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-0.82% -13.99%
Project Management
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
206 233 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 73.31% 75.65% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 171 78
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 6
Average hourly rate £15.25 £97.50 £11.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-84.35% +754.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £19.00 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £105.00 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Cardiff region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 27 (43.55%) Finance
2 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (22.58%) PRINCE2
5 11 (17.74%) MS Office
6 10 (16.13%) MS Project
6 10 (16.13%) Banking
6 10 (16.13%) AS400
6 10 (16.13%) Scrum
6 10 (16.13%) Analytics
7 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
7 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (12.90%) Risk Management
8 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
8 7 (11.29%) UML
8 7 (11.29%) SQL
8 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
9 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (9.68%) ITIL
9 6 (9.68%) OO
9 6 (9.68%) ISEB
9 6 (9.68%) Workflow
9 6 (9.68%) Service Management
9 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
10 5 (8.06%) Retail
10 5 (8.06%) SAS
10 5 (8.06%) CRM
10 5 (8.06%) QuickTest Pro

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.06%) SAS
2 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Office
2 10 (16.13%) MS Project
3 7 (11.29%) MS Excel
4 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Agresso
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) LDAP
2 2 (3.23%) Wireless
3 1 (1.61%) Internet
3 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) DB2
2 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (6.45%) TestDirector
3 2 (3.23%) Subversion
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) Selenium
4 1 (1.61%) TestNG
4 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.61%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.61%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.61%) JMeter
4 1 (1.61%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.61%) Ant
4 1 (1.61%) JUnit
General
1 27 (43.55%) Finance
2 10 (16.13%) Banking
3 5 (8.06%) Retail
3 5 (8.06%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.61%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 23 (37.10%) Project Manager
2 20 (32.26%) Analyst
3 8 (12.90%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.68%) Test Analyst
5 5 (8.06%) Developer
6 4 (6.45%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (4.84%) DBA
7 3 (4.84%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.84%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.84%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Principal Software Developer
7 3 (4.84%) Project Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.23%) CRM Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) CRM Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.23%) Finance Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) .NET
2 3 (4.84%) HTML
3 2 (3.23%) HTML5
3 2 (3.23%) J2EE
3 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.23%) XML
4 1 (1.61%) XHTML
4 1 (1.61%) Middleware
4 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.61%) CSS
4 1 (1.61%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) AS400
2 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) NHS
3 2 (3.23%) Clustering
3 2 (3.23%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.23%) iSeries
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) LIMS
4 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) UNIX
1 2 (3.23%) OS/400
2 1 (1.61%) Android
2 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) Stakeholder Management
1 15 (24.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (22.58%) PRINCE2
3 10 (16.13%) Scrum
3 10 (16.13%) Analytics
4 8 (12.90%) Risk Management
5 7 (11.29%) UML
6 6 (9.68%) OO
6 6 (9.68%) Service Management
6 6 (9.68%) Workflow
6 6 (9.68%) ITIL
6 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
6 6 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.06%) Coaching
7 5 (8.06%) CRM
8 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.45%) Data Protection
8 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.45%) Time Management
9 3 (4.84%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.29%) SQL
2 3 (4.84%) C#
3 2 (3.23%) COBOL
3 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.23%) RPG
4 1 (1.61%) C
4 1 (1.61%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (12.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 8 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
3 6 (9.68%) ISEB
4 5 (8.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (6.45%) Degree
6 2 (3.23%) CCA
6 2 (3.23%) PMP
7 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
7 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.61%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.61%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.06%) HP
3 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (1.61%) Oracle
4 1 (1.61%) Cognos
4 1 (1.61%) Informatica
4 1 (1.61%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.61%) Teradata
Cardiff, South Wales, Wales
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