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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 10 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 46 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 12.81% 16.27% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.67% 26.47% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 7
Average daily rate £398 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.13% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £418 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.05 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.99% +27.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
276 102 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 76.88% 61.45% 62.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 69 63
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £243 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +26.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 54 (64.29%) Finance
2 30 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (32.14%) Microsoft
4 25 (29.76%) MS Project
4 25 (29.76%) MS Office
4 25 (29.76%) Banking
5 18 (21.43%) PRINCE2
6 11 (13.10%) MS Excel
6 11 (13.10%) AS400
7 9 (10.71%) CCA
8 7 (8.33%) Network Architecture
9 6 (7.14%) CRM
9 6 (7.14%) UML
9 6 (7.14%) Financial Institution
9 6 (7.14%) Degree
10 5 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (5.95%) GAP Analysis
10 5 (5.95%) ERP
11 4 (4.76%) SQL
11 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
11 4 (4.76%) Agresso
11 4 (4.76%) PRINCE
11 4 (4.76%) Business Analysis
11 4 (4.76%) Document Management
11 4 (4.76%) Workflow
11 4 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
11 4 (4.76%) Analytics
12 3 (3.57%) iSeries
12 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
12 3 (3.57%) Telecoms

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (3.57%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (1.19%) Lync
3 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.19%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (29.76%) MS Project
1 25 (29.76%) MS Office
2 11 (13.10%) MS Excel
3 5 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (4.76%) Agresso
2 2 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) Internet
2 2 (2.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.57%) DB2
3 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.19%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) TestDirector
2 1 (1.19%) JIRA
2 1 (1.19%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 54 (64.29%) Finance
2 25 (29.76%) Banking
3 6 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.57%) Retail
5 2 (2.38%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.38%) Marketing
6 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.19%) Billing
Job Titles
1 51 (60.71%) Project Manager
2 16 (19.05%) Analyst
3 6 (7.14%) Architect
3 6 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 4 (4.76%) Applications Support
4 4 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (3.57%) PMO Analyst
5 3 (3.57%) Finance Systems Manager
5 3 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (3.57%) Systems Manager
5 3 (3.57%) Finance Project Manager
5 3 (3.57%) Coordinator
5 3 (3.57%) Support Analyst
5 3 (3.57%) Consultant
6 2 (2.38%) Service Analyst
6 2 (2.38%) Test Analyst
6 2 (2.38%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (2.38%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (2.38%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) HTML
1 1 (1.19%) .NET
1 1 (1.19%) J2EE
1 1 (1.19%) CSS
1 1 (1.19%) Web Services
1 1 (1.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) AS400
2 3 (3.57%) iSeries
3 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.57%) UNIX
1 3 (3.57%) Windows
1 3 (3.57%) AIX
1 3 (3.57%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 7 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 6 (7.14%) CRM
4 6 (7.14%) UML
5 5 (5.95%) GAP Analysis
5 5 (5.95%) ERP
6 4 (4.76%) PRINCE
6 4 (4.76%) Business Analysis
6 4 (4.76%) Document Management
6 4 (4.76%) Workflow
6 4 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
6 4 (4.76%) Analytics
7 3 (3.57%) Scrum
7 3 (3.57%) Content Management
7 3 (3.57%) Migration
7 3 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.57%) Change Management
7 3 (3.57%) OO
7 3 (3.57%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.76%) SQL
2 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
2 3 (3.57%) COBOL
2 3 (3.57%) RPG
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) CCA
2 6 (7.14%) Degree
3 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.57%) ISEB
4 2 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (2.38%) APMP
5 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.19%) PMP
5 1 (1.19%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.19%) MCSE
5 1 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.57%) CheckPoint
2 3 (3.57%) SAP
2 3 (3.57%) IBM
3 2 (2.38%) HP
3 2 (2.38%) Planview
4 1 (1.19%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.19%) Alterian
4 1 (1.19%) Northgate
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle
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