The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 11 30 15
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -15
Contract jobs citing Project Management 10 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 12.50% 6.57% 11.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.08% 7.09% 13.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 4
Average daily rate £350 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £258 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £465 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £26.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.67% -23.57%
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 Newport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
71 127 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 88.75% 92.70% 83.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 101 61
Average daily rate £370 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Average hourly rate £43.50 £34.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% +38.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Newport

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Newport region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) Finance
3 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
4 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
5 5 (26.32%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
6 4 (21.05%) Matrix Management
6 4 (21.05%) DSDM
6 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.79%) OrCAD
7 3 (15.79%) P3O
7 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (15.79%) MAPM
8 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
8 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.53%) C
8 2 (10.53%) MS Project
8 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
9 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (5.26%) Coaching
9 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
9 1 (5.26%) BDD
9 1 (5.26%) Network Management
9 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
9 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) OrCAD
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Project
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.26%) JMeter
1 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
1 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Implementation Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) PRINCE2
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) DSDM
4 4 (21.05%) Matrix Management
4 4 (21.05%) Programme Management
4 4 (21.05%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
6 2 (10.53%) Risk Management
7 1 (5.26%) CAD
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL
7 1 (5.26%) Kanban
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
7 1 (5.26%) Regression Testing
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
7 1 (5.26%) Test-First Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 8 (42.11%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) MAPM
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.26%) Degree
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.26%) PMP
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) P3O
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Lotus