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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 15 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing Project Management 33 44 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.09% 17.81% 8.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.94% 26.04% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 28 13
Average daily rate
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£367 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.20% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £271 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £415 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -
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 £28.50 £29.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -10.76%
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
255 169 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 77.98% 68.42% 75.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 107 122
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £10.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% +76.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 32 (43.24%) Finance
2 21 (28.38%) PRINCE2
3 20 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
5 14 (18.92%) MS Office
5 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (16.22%) MS Project
6 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
7 11 (14.86%) ITIL
7 11 (14.86%) Service Management
8 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
8 10 (13.51%) AS400
8 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
8 10 (13.51%) Analytics
9 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (12.16%) Banking
10 8 (10.81%) ISEB
10 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
10 8 (10.81%) CRM
11 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
11 7 (9.46%) Scrum
11 7 (9.46%) Waterfall
11 7 (9.46%) Test Planning
12 6 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
12 6 (8.11%) Software Testing
12 6 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
12 6 (8.11%) Windows
12 6 (8.11%) UML
13 5 (6.76%) Change Management

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (6.76%) SAS
2 3 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Office
2 12 (16.22%) MS Project
3 10 (13.51%) MS Excel
4 6 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.70%) Agresso
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Wireless
1 2 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.76%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (4.05%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.70%) Subversion
4 1 (1.35%) Ant
4 1 (1.35%) JUnit
4 1 (1.35%) Selenium
4 1 (1.35%) Maven
4 1 (1.35%) JMeter
4 1 (1.35%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.35%) TestNG
4 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.35%) JIRA
4 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (43.24%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Retail Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.35%) Welsh Language
5 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.35%) Local Government
5 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (41.89%) Project Manager
2 22 (29.73%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.11%) Service Manager
4 6 (8.11%) Test Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Capacity Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Coordinator
7 3 (4.05%) Development Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Developer
7 3 (4.05%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) CRM Project Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (4.05%) CRM Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Senior Change Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Security Project Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Software Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 3 (4.05%) J2EE
2 3 (4.05%) HTML
3 2 (2.70%) HTML5
3 2 (2.70%) XML
4 1 (1.35%) CSS
4 1 (1.35%) XHTML
4 1 (1.35%) Middleware
4 1 (1.35%) CSS3
4 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) AS400
2 7 (9.46%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) LIMS
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Open Source
5 1 (1.35%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.11%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.70%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.35%) Android
4 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.38%) PRINCE2
2 20 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (14.86%) ITIL
4 11 (14.86%) Service Management
5 10 (13.51%) Analytics
6 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
6 8 (10.81%) CRM
7 7 (9.46%) Scrum
7 7 (9.46%) Waterfall
7 7 (9.46%) Test Planning
8 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
8 6 (8.11%) Software Testing
8 6 (8.11%) UML
9 5 (6.76%) Change Management
9 5 (6.76%) OO
9 5 (6.76%) Workflow
9 5 (6.76%) Migration
9 5 (6.76%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.76%) SQL
2 1 (1.35%) C
2 1 (1.35%) C#
2 1 (1.35%) Java
2 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.35%) PHP
2 1 (1.35%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 12 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 8 (10.81%) ISEB
5 5 (6.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (5.41%) Degree
7 3 (4.05%) CCA
7 3 (4.05%) PMP
8 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.35%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
2 2 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.35%) HL7
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (22.97%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.76%) HP
3 1 (1.35%) SAP
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle
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