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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 33 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 16 38 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.35% 13.82% 13.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.11% 16.59% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 33 39
Median daily rate £275 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.48% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £302 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -17.14%
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
225 229 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 75.25% 83.27% 85.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 181 241
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.75% -44.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 17 (25.37%) PRINCE2
2 15 (22.39%) Finance
3 14 (20.90%) Migration
4 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
4 13 (19.40%) Software Testing
5 12 (17.91%) Windows
5 12 (17.91%) Project Governance
6 11 (16.42%) MS Visio
6 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (16.42%) Test Management
7 10 (14.93%) HL7
7 10 (14.93%) MS Project
7 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
8 9 (13.43%) ITIL
8 9 (13.43%) NHS
8 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
8 9 (13.43%) ISTQB
8 9 (13.43%) Test Scripting
8 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (13.43%) Functional Testing
8 9 (13.43%) Non-Functional Testing
9 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (11.94%) Moodle
9 8 (11.94%) SCCM
9 8 (11.94%) e-Learning
9 8 (11.94%) MySQL
9 8 (11.94%) PHP
9 8 (11.94%) XML
9 8 (11.94%) Apache
10 7 (10.45%) HTML

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 (11.94%) Apache
1 8 (11.94%) Moodle
2 1 (1.49%) Confluence
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (19.40%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.42%) MS Visio
3 10 (14.93%) MS Project
4 6 (8.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.49%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
1 1 (1.49%) SaaS
1 1 (1.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) SAN
2 1 (1.49%) Skype
2 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.94%) MySQL
3 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.49%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) HP UFT
1 2 (2.99%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.49%) JIRA
2 1 (1.49%) Subversion
2 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
2 2 (2.99%) Retail
3 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (34.33%) Analyst
2 18 (26.87%) Project Manager
3 11 (16.42%) Test Analyst
4 10 (14.93%) Lead Test Analyst
5 9 (13.43%) Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Moodle Developer
7 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Asset Management Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) Software Analyst
9 4 (5.97%) Contracts Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Agile Project Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
10 3 (4.48%) Financial Services Project Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Migration Manager
10 3 (4.48%) Migration Project Manager
10 3 (4.48%) PHP Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Programme Planner
10 3 (4.48%) Technical Design Authority
11 2 (2.99%) Digital Project Manager
11 2 (2.99%) ICT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.94%) XML
2 7 (10.45%) HTML
3 2 (2.99%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Management Information System
1 9 (13.43%) NHS
2 8 (11.94%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.94%) e-Learning
3 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.99%) CMDB
4 2 (2.99%) Economics
5 1 (1.49%) CESG
5 1 (1.49%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.49%) Informatics
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (17.91%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) Android
4 1 (1.49%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) PRINCE2
2 14 (20.90%) Migration
3 13 (19.40%) Software Testing
4 12 (17.91%) Project Governance
5 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (16.42%) Test Management
6 9 (13.43%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.43%) Functional Testing
6 9 (13.43%) ITIL
6 9 (13.43%) Non-Functional Testing
6 9 (13.43%) Test Scripting
7 7 (10.45%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (10.45%) Scrum
7 7 (10.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (8.96%) Change Control
9 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (7.46%) IT Asset Management
9 5 (7.46%) Service Management
9 5 (7.46%) Software Asset Management
9 5 (7.46%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) PHP
2 7 (10.45%) SQL
3 1 (1.49%) Java
3 1 (1.49%) RPG
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) ISTQB
2 7 (10.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.48%) Degree
4 3 (4.48%) ISEB
5 2 (2.99%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.99%) PMP
6 1 (1.49%) CISSP
6 1 (1.49%) CLAS
6 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) HL7
2 5 (7.46%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.99%) QA
4 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (11.94%) SCCM
2 3 (4.48%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (2.99%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (2.99%) WSUS
4 1 (1.49%) Ansible
4 1 (1.49%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) ServiceNow
2 6 (8.96%) SAP
3 5 (7.46%) HP
4 3 (4.48%) Citrix
4 3 (4.48%) NetApp
4 3 (4.48%) VMware
5 2 (2.99%) BMC
5 2 (2.99%) IBM
5 2 (2.99%) Remedy
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft