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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 20 5 15
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 24 43 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.64% 18.45% 9.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.62% 25.90% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 31 14
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £375 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -16.15%
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
226 166 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 71.97% 71.24% 74.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 123 105
Average daily rate £375 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £97.50 £9.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.92% +946.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 29 (47.54%) Finance
2 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
3 16 (26.23%) PRINCE2
3 16 (26.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (21.31%) MS Office
5 12 (19.67%) MS Project
5 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
7 10 (16.39%) Analytics
7 10 (16.39%) AS400
8 9 (14.75%) Banking
8 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
9 8 (13.11%) Service Management
9 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
10 7 (11.48%) ISEB
10 7 (11.48%) CRM
10 7 (11.48%) ITIL
10 7 (11.48%) UML
10 7 (11.48%) Scrum
11 6 (9.84%) Workflow
11 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
11 6 (9.84%) OO
11 6 (9.84%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (8.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
12 5 (8.20%) SQL
12 5 (8.20%) .NET
12 5 (8.20%) HP
12 5 (8.20%) SAS

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (8.20%) SAS
2 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Office
2 12 (19.67%) MS Project
3 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.28%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) LDAP
2 2 (3.28%) Wireless
3 1 (1.64%) Internet
3 1 (1.64%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) DB2
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (6.56%) TestDirector
3 2 (3.28%) Subversion
4 1 (1.64%) TestNG
4 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.64%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.64%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.64%) JIRA
4 1 (1.64%) Selenium
4 1 (1.64%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.64%) Ant
4 1 (1.64%) JUnit
4 1 (1.64%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.64%) JMeter
4 1 (1.64%) Maven
General
1 29 (47.54%) Finance
2 9 (14.75%) Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Retail Banking
3 5 (8.20%) Retail
4 2 (3.28%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.64%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.64%) Local Government
5 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (34.43%) Project Manager
2 20 (32.79%) Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Test Analyst
5 5 (8.20%) Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Principal Software Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Coordinator
6 3 (4.92%) Software Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Development Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Service Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (3.28%) Security Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Finance Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Software Development Manager
7 2 (3.28%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Change Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) .NET
2 3 (4.92%) HTML
3 2 (3.28%) J2EE
3 2 (3.28%) XML
3 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.28%) HTML5
4 1 (1.64%) CSS3
4 1 (1.64%) Middleware
4 1 (1.64%) CSS
4 1 (1.64%) XHTML
4 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) AS400
2 4 (6.56%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.28%) NHS
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.28%) iSeries
4 1 (1.64%) Open Source
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) UNIX
1 2 (3.28%) OS/400
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.23%) PRINCE2
1 16 (26.23%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (19.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.39%) Analytics
4 8 (13.11%) Service Management
5 7 (11.48%) CRM
5 7 (11.48%) ITIL
5 7 (11.48%) UML
5 7 (11.48%) Scrum
6 6 (9.84%) Workflow
6 6 (9.84%) Software Testing
6 6 (9.84%) OO
7 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
7 5 (8.20%) Service Delivery
7 5 (8.20%) Change Management
8 4 (6.56%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.56%) Data Protection
8 4 (6.56%) Test Planning
8 4 (6.56%) Time Management
9 3 (4.92%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) SQL
2 3 (4.92%) C#
3 2 (3.28%) COBOL
3 2 (3.28%) RPG
3 2 (3.28%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.64%) C
4 1 (1.64%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) PHP
4 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (18.03%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 8 (13.11%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.48%) ISEB
5 5 (8.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (6.56%) Degree
7 3 (4.92%) PMP
8 2 (3.28%) CCA
9 1 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) HL7
2 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) HP
3 2 (3.28%) IBM
4 1 (1.64%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.64%) Informatica
4 1 (1.64%) SAP
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) Teradata
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £370.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago