The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had IT Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Project Manager
Wales / South Wales
Rank 47 69 47
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -22
Contract jobs requiring an IT Project Manager 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.31% 0.33% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 0.34% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £363 £300 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £300 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £41.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-31.32% +18.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
513 588 466
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 96.25% 98.00% 96.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 414 319
Median daily rate £375 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 34 19
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

IT Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

IT Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

IT Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Project Manager across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017.

IT Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

IT Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Project Manager within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +27 5 £375 +25.00%
IT Project Manager
Wales

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top 19 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT 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 South Wales region featuring IT Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) MS Project
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (12.50%) Avaya
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Information Management
4 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
4 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity

IT Project Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Project
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Information Management
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Avaya