The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 23 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 18 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 5.61% 7.05% 5.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.83% 7.26% 5.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 14
Median daily rate £450 £356 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.40% -15.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £435 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.90 £37.05 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-11.20% -10.18%
Project Manager
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
309 427 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.26% 97.05% 97.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 349 266
Median daily rate £388 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 18
Median hourly rate £12.38 £16.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.62% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £22.65 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cardiff region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the Cardiff region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the Cardiff region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 13 (46.43%) Project Management
2 12 (42.86%) Finance
3 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) SAP
6 4 (14.29%) Avaya
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 4 (14.29%) Supplier Management
6 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
6 4 (14.29%) APMP
6 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (10.71%) Portfolio Management
7 3 (10.71%) Project Governance
7 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
7 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
7 3 (10.71%) NHS
7 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
7 3 (10.71%) Service Management
7 3 (10.71%) WAN
8 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
8 2 (7.14%) PMP
8 2 (7.14%) Web Services
8 2 (7.14%) ITIL
8 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
8 2 (7.14%) Broadband
8 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.14%) Middleware
8 2 (7.14%) Information Security
8 2 (7.14%) ISMS
8 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping

Project Manager Skill Set
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 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) WAN
2 2 (7.14%) Broadband
2 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.57%) BGP
3 1 (3.57%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.57%) EIGRP
3 1 (3.57%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) HSRP
3 1 (3.57%) Intranet
3 1 (3.57%) LAN
3 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.57%) Network Security
3 1 (3.57%) TACACS
3 1 (3.57%) VoIP
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) NHS
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Robotics
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Project Management
2 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 4 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 3 (10.71%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (10.71%) Project Governance
5 3 (10.71%) Service Management
5 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
6 2 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 2 (7.14%) Coaching
6 2 (7.14%) Data Mapping
6 2 (7.14%) Information Security
6 2 (7.14%) ISMS
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) Microservices
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.57%) Functional Testing
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) APMP
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) PMP
4 1 (3.57%) CISSP
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) SAP
2 4 (14.29%) Avaya
3 2 (7.14%) BT
4 1 (3.57%) F5
4 1 (3.57%) Sage
4 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
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