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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 25 21 6
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing Project Management 5 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 3.76% 6.06% 15.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 7.06% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
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£388 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -9.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £393 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.72 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+5.73% +3.44%
Project Management
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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
103 85 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 77.44% 85.86% 70.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 60 33
Average daily rate £400 £359 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.49% -4.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Average hourly rate £16.00 £23.75 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.63% -38.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £22.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £24.75 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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
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 1 September 2015, 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 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
4 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (33.33%) Lotus
5 3 (33.33%) AIX
5 3 (33.33%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
5 3 (33.33%) Ingres
5 3 (33.33%) Oracle
5 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
5 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (33.33%) Change Control
5 3 (33.33%) Office 365
5 3 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
6 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Selenium
6 2 (22.22%) Scrum
6 2 (22.22%) TDD
6 2 (22.22%) Test-First Development
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) SAP
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Java
6 2 (22.22%) .NET

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VRRP
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) VLAN
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (11.11%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Ingres
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) JMeter
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
1 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP BW Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) AIX
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Protective Monitoring
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 2 (22.22%) TDD
4 2 (22.22%) Test-First Development
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) Regression Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) WFM
5 1 (11.11%) Use Case
5 1 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (22.22%) ISEB
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) Lotus
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard
3 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL