The first table below looks at the demand for Project Planning 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 Planning 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 Planning
Rank 44 28 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.56% 0.60% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.98% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £351 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +158.33%
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 Planning
South Wales

Project Planning
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Planning Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Project Planning
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Project Planning Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Project Planning
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Project Planning Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Project Planning
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (33.33%) AS400
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) MS Project
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Planview
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Solvency II

Project Planning
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 Planning 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 Planning. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Analyst
1 4 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Planner
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Planview
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