The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 8 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 59 41 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.53% 17.23% 9.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 19.87% 23.70% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 22 14
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£390 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £251 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £400 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.37%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
297 173 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.16% 72.69% 67.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 118 90
Average daily rate £375 £340 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Project Management
South Wales

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 July 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 22 July 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 77 (69.37%) Finance
2 46 (41.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (30.63%) Banking
4 33 (29.73%) PRINCE2
5 32 (28.83%) MS Office
5 32 (28.83%) Microsoft
6 26 (23.42%) MS Project
7 18 (16.22%) MS Excel
8 14 (12.61%) MS PowerPoint
9 12 (10.81%) Degree
9 12 (10.81%) AS400
9 12 (10.81%) Windows
9 12 (10.81%) UML
10 10 (9.01%) Business Analysis
11 9 (8.11%) TestDirector
11 9 (8.11%) Service Management
11 9 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
11 9 (8.11%) OO
11 9 (8.11%) ITIL
11 9 (8.11%) CCA
11 9 (8.11%) Risk Analysis
12 8 (7.21%) Network Architecture
13 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (6.31%) Waterfall
13 7 (6.31%) Windows 7
13 7 (6.31%) .NET
13 7 (6.31%) Migration
14 6 (5.41%) Retail
14 6 (5.41%) CRM
15 5 (4.50%) SOA

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 4 (3.60%) IIS
2 3 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.90%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.90%) Lync
4 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 32 (28.83%) MS Office
2 26 (23.42%) MS Project
3 18 (16.22%) MS Excel
4 14 (12.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.60%) Agresso
2 2 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.80%) Internet
1 2 (1.80%) WAN
2 1 (0.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.70%) DB2
3 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.90%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 9 (8.11%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.90%) JIRA
General
1 77 (69.37%) Finance
2 34 (30.63%) Banking
3 6 (5.41%) Retail
4 4 (3.60%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.70%) Marketing
6 2 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.80%) Billing
7 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 62 (55.86%) Project Manager
2 27 (24.32%) Analyst
3 10 (9.01%) Business Analyst
4 7 (6.31%) Support Analyst
5 6 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (5.41%) Applications Support
5 6 (5.41%) Architect
6 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (3.60%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (3.60%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.60%) Consultant
8 3 (2.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (2.70%) Coordinator
8 3 (2.70%) Service Manager
8 3 (2.70%) Project Coordinator
8 3 (2.70%) Change Analyst
9 2 (1.80%) Service Transition Analyst
9 2 (1.80%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
9 2 (1.80%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (1.80%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.31%) .NET
2 5 (4.50%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.81%) AS400
2 4 (3.60%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.70%) iSeries
4 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.90%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.90%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.81%) Windows
2 7 (6.31%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.70%) OS/400
3 3 (2.70%) UNIX
3 3 (2.70%) AIX
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (41.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (29.73%) PRINCE2
3 12 (10.81%) UML
4 10 (9.01%) Business Analysis
5 9 (8.11%) Service Management
5 9 (8.11%) GAP Analysis
5 9 (8.11%) OO
5 9 (8.11%) ITIL
5 9 (8.11%) Risk Analysis
6 8 (7.21%) Network Architecture
7 7 (6.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 7 (6.31%) Waterfall
7 7 (6.31%) Migration
8 6 (5.41%) CRM
9 5 (4.50%) SOA
9 5 (4.50%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.50%) PRINCE
9 5 (4.50%) Content Management
10 4 (3.60%) Document Management
10 4 (3.60%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.70%) COBOL
1 3 (2.70%) RPG
1 3 (2.70%) SQL
1 3 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) Degree
2 9 (8.11%) CCA
3 5 (4.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.60%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.60%) ISEB
5 2 (1.80%) CTC Cleared
5 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.90%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.90%) MCSE
6 1 (0.90%) ACCA
6 1 (0.90%) PMP
6 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.90%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) SLA
2 4 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.90%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.80%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 32 (28.83%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.60%) SAP
3 3 (2.70%) IBM
3 3 (2.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (1.80%) Planview
5 1 (0.90%) Thunderhead
5 1 (0.90%) Guidewire
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