The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Newport 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 19 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 12 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 9.60% 11.11% 9.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.88% 16.33% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 8
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£325 £388 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% +3.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £191 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £396 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £388 £380
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
101 49 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 80.80% 68.06% 84.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 38 56
Average daily rate £425 £396 £341
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £38.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Project Management
South Wales

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014, 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 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) PRINCE2
3 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 9 (34.62%) Quality Management
4 9 (34.62%) Scrum
5 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
7 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
7 5 (19.23%) OpenROAD
7 5 (19.23%) Ingres
7 5 (19.23%) UNIX
7 5 (19.23%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) AIX
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) DSDM
8 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
8 4 (15.38%) C#
8 4 (15.38%) Java
8 4 (15.38%) SAS
8 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
8 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
8 4 (15.38%) Change Control
8 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Kanban
8 4 (15.38%) Selenium

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 5 (19.23%) OpenROAD
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (15.38%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Ingres
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) WebDriver
1 4 (15.38%) Selenium
2 3 (11.54%) TestNG
2 3 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.54%) TortoiseSVN
2 3 (11.54%) JMeter
2 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 3 (11.54%) Bugzilla
2 3 (11.54%) Subversion
2 3 (11.54%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Ant
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Tester
2 4 (15.38%) Business Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Business Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Change Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Business Change Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Change Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Business Change Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Project Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Designer
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Applications Support
4 1 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Office Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Open Source
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 2 (7.69%) AS400
2 2 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows 7
1 5 (19.23%) UNIX
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
1 5 (19.23%) AIX
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) PRINCE2
2 9 (34.62%) Quality Management
2 9 (34.62%) Scrum
3 8 (30.77%) Risk Management
3 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (19.23%) DSDM
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (15.38%) Project Planning
5 4 (15.38%) Change Control
5 4 (15.38%) Automation Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Kanban
5 4 (15.38%) Load Testing
5 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 3 (11.54%) Test Management
6 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Programme Management
6 3 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Data Management
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
6 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) C#
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
5 3 (11.54%) MAPM
5 3 (11.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) P3O
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
1 2 (7.69%) IBM
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.69%) Informatica
2 1 (3.85%) Remedy