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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 10 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 25 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.16% 7.89% 11.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.14% 9.68% 14.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 33
Median daily rate £375 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +10.00%
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
206 341 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 83.74% 81.58% 78.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 279 228
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 3
Median hourly rate £12.75 £15.75 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £29.60 £12.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

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 29 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (21.43%) PHP
4 8 (19.05%) MySQL
4 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
4 8 (19.05%) Apache
4 8 (19.05%) ISEB
4 8 (19.05%) e-Learning
4 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 8 (19.05%) Moodle
5 7 (16.67%) Cucumber
5 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (16.67%) Selenium
5 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 7 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (16.67%) WinRunner
5 7 (16.67%) HP UFT
5 7 (16.67%) Windows
5 7 (16.67%) Gherkin
5 7 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (14.29%) Project Governance
6 6 (14.29%) Change Control
6 6 (14.29%) ITIL
6 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
7 5 (11.90%) APMP
7 5 (11.90%) Scrum
7 5 (11.90%) PRINCE

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (19.05%) Apache
1 8 (19.05%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Project
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
1 1 (2.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) WAN
2 4 (9.52%) Broadband
2 4 (9.52%) Ethernet
3 3 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (2.38%) BGP
4 1 (2.38%) BIG-IP
4 1 (2.38%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.38%) Firewall
4 1 (2.38%) HSRP
4 1 (2.38%) Internet
4 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.38%) Network Security
4 1 (2.38%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) TACACS
4 1 (2.38%) VoIP
4 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) MySQL
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.38%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Cucumber
1 7 (16.67%) HP UFT
1 7 (16.67%) Selenium
1 7 (16.67%) WinRunner
General
1 18 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Billing
3 1 (2.38%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 8 (19.05%) Developer
3 7 (16.67%) Moodle Developer
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 4 (9.52%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 3 (7.14%) PHP Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Test Automation Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Test Consultant
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Agile Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Design Authority
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
7 2 (4.76%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) Gherkin
2 3 (7.14%) Middleware
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
3 1 (2.38%) RESTful
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) e-Learning
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.52%) AS400
4 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.38%) CESG
6 1 (2.38%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.38%) IPTV
6 1 (2.38%) New Media
6 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (14.29%) Change Control
3 6 (14.29%) ITIL
3 6 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 5 (11.90%) PRINCE
4 5 (11.90%) Scrum
4 5 (11.90%) Six Sigma
5 4 (9.52%) Workflow
6 3 (7.14%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) Migration
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.14%) Service Management
7 2 (4.76%) Change Management
7 2 (4.76%) CRM
7 2 (4.76%) Information Security
7 2 (4.76%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) PHP
2 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) ISEB
1 8 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (11.90%) APMP
5 2 (4.76%) Degree
6 1 (2.38%) CISSP
6 1 (2.38%) CLAS
6 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.38%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) SCCM
1 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) HP
2 3 (7.14%) SAP
3 2 (4.76%) BT
4 1 (2.38%) Citrix
4 1 (2.38%) F5
4 1 (2.38%) Genesys
4 1 (2.38%) NetApp
4 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.38%) VMware