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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 12 8 19
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Project Management 39 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 11.21% 14.16% 6.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.08% 21.71% 9.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 8
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£396 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £218 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £425 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £385 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.29% -0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.78% -6.15%
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
277 152 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 79.60% 65.24% 71.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 93 112
Average daily rate £350 £340 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.67 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.37% +27.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -8.33%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014, 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 38 (46.91%) Finance
2 26 (32.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (29.63%) PRINCE2
4 19 (23.46%) MS Office
4 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
5 15 (18.52%) Service Management
6 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
6 14 (17.28%) MS Project
7 13 (16.05%) ITIL
8 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
10 10 (12.35%) Analytics
10 10 (12.35%) AS400
11 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery
11 9 (11.11%) ISEB
11 9 (11.11%) CRM
11 9 (11.11%) Banking
11 9 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
12 8 (9.88%) Management Information System
12 8 (9.88%) Windows
12 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
13 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
13 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 7 (8.64%) Waterfall
13 7 (8.64%) Test Planning
14 6 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
14 6 (7.41%) SLA
14 6 (7.41%) Change Management
14 6 (7.41%) Risk Management
14 6 (7.41%) Migration

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 (6.17%) SAS
2 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (23.46%) MS Office
2 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
2 14 (17.28%) MS Project
3 9 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.47%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) WAN
2 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (4.94%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.47%) Subversion
4 1 (1.23%) Maven
4 1 (1.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.23%) JMeter
4 1 (1.23%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.23%) Ant
4 1 (1.23%) JUnit
4 1 (1.23%) TestNG
4 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.23%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.23%) Selenium
4 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
General
1 38 (46.91%) Finance
2 9 (11.11%) Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Retail Banking
3 5 (6.17%) Retail
4 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Marketing
5 1 (1.23%) Local Government
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.23%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 33 (40.74%) Project Manager
2 26 (32.10%) Analyst
3 10 (12.35%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.41%) Test Analyst
4 6 (7.41%) Service Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Capacity Analyst
6 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (3.70%) CRM Project Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.70%) Change Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.70%) CRM Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (2.47%) Senior Change Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Programme Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (2.47%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) .NET
2 4 (4.94%) J2EE
3 3 (3.70%) HTML
4 2 (2.47%) HTML5
4 2 (2.47%) XML
5 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.23%) Middleware
5 1 (1.23%) XHTML
5 1 (1.23%) CSS
5 1 (1.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) AS400
2 8 (9.88%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.47%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.23%) LIMS
5 1 (1.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.23%) Open Source
5 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.88%) Windows
2 7 (8.64%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.47%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.23%) Android
4 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (29.63%) PRINCE2
3 15 (18.52%) Service Management
4 13 (16.05%) ITIL
5 12 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.35%) Analytics
7 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 9 (11.11%) CRM
8 7 (8.64%) Waterfall
8 7 (8.64%) Test Planning
9 6 (7.41%) Change Management
9 6 (7.41%) Risk Management
9 6 (7.41%) Migration
9 6 (7.41%) Software Testing
10 5 (6.17%) Business Analysis
10 5 (6.17%) Workflow
10 5 (6.17%) UML
10 5 (6.17%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.17%) Risk Analysis
10 5 (6.17%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.17%) SQL
2 1 (1.23%) Objective-C
2 1 (1.23%) C
2 1 (1.23%) C#
2 1 (1.23%) Java
2 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.11%) ISEB
3 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (7.41%) Degree
6 5 (6.17%) CCA
6 5 (6.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (3.70%) PMP
8 2 (2.47%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.23%) ACCA
9 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.23%) HL7
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (23.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) HP
3 2 (2.47%) SAP
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle
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Rate: £350 - £392 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: £430 - £460 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £125 - £150 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago