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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 9 11 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 38 54 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 13.87% 13.60% 18.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.81% 16.27% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 39 18
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£390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £145 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.22
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -0.62%
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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
226 332 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.48% 83.63% 68.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 234 76
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £11.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +137.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £27.50 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £27.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 30 (50.00%) Finance
2 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 13 (21.67%) Banking
4 11 (18.33%) PRINCE2
5 10 (16.67%) .NET
5 10 (16.67%) MS Office
6 9 (15.00%) MS Project
6 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (13.33%) UML
8 7 (11.67%) OO
8 7 (11.67%) IIS
8 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
8 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
8 7 (11.67%) C#
8 7 (11.67%) Scrum
8 7 (11.67%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.00%) AS400
9 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.00%) Degree
10 5 (8.33%) WCF
10 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
10 5 (8.33%) Entity Framework
10 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (8.33%) ITIL
10 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
10 5 (8.33%) TestDirector
10 5 (8.33%) MVC
10 5 (8.33%) Service Management
10 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (11.67%) IIS
2 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) MS Office
2 9 (15.00%) MS Project
3 6 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Agresso
2 1 (1.67%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) LDAP
2 2 (3.33%) Wireless
2 2 (3.33%) Intranet
2 2 (3.33%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) WAN
2 2 (3.33%) LAN
3 1 (1.67%) VLAN
3 1 (1.67%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.67%) Softswitch
3 1 (1.67%) VoIP
3 1 (1.67%) ISDN
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) SAN
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) DB2
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) TestDirector
General
1 30 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (21.67%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Law
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 30 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 15 (25.00%) Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Applications Support
3 8 (13.33%) Applications Support Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Project Delivery Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Principal Software Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.00%) Development Manager
6 3 (5.00%) DBA
6 3 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Windows Support Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) .NET
2 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.33%) WCF
3 5 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.33%) Entity Framework
4 3 (5.00%) XML
4 3 (5.00%) HTML
5 2 (3.33%) CSS
5 2 (3.33%) Web Services
6 1 (1.67%) XHTML
6 1 (1.67%) J2EE
6 1 (1.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.00%) AS400
2 4 (6.67%) iSeries
3 2 (3.33%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) NHS
3 2 (3.33%) User Experience
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Economics
4 1 (1.67%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) OS/400
1 4 (6.67%) UNIX
2 3 (5.00%) Windows
3 2 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.33%) PRINCE2
2 9 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (13.33%) UML
4 7 (11.67%) OO
4 7 (11.67%) Scrum
4 7 (11.67%) Risk Management
5 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (8.33%) ITIL
5 5 (8.33%) MVC
5 5 (8.33%) Service Management
5 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (6.67%) Migration
6 4 (6.67%) Coaching
6 4 (6.67%) Time Management
7 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.00%) Resource Management
7 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.00%) ITIL V3
7 3 (5.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) C#
2 5 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 4 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 4 (6.67%) COBOL
3 4 (6.67%) RPG
4 3 (5.00%) SQL
5 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.67%) MCTS
5 1 (1.67%) APMG
5 1 (1.67%) APMP
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) CCNP
5 1 (1.67%) CCNA
5 1 (1.67%) ISEB
5 1 (1.67%) CCA
5 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.67%) PMP
5 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.33%) SLA
3 1 (1.67%) HL7
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (3.33%) Alterian
4 1 (1.67%) Cognos
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) Avaya
4 1 (1.67%) Informatica
4 1 (1.67%) Sage
4 1 (1.67%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.67%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Casewise
4 1 (1.67%) Teradata
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