The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 21 5 18
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing Project Management 37 63 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.10% 15.71% 7.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.81% 21.50% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 18
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£363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £343 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £486 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.53% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+14.54% -15.38%
Project Management
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 South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
377 293 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 72.36% 73.07% 75.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 173 174
Average daily rate £375 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 12 10
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £10.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +293.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.94 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £190.00 £14.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Project Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -16 23 £371 -1.06% 16
Newport -10 6 - - 2
Bridgend - 2 - - 3
Caerphilly - 2 £363 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £375 -
Glamorgan - - - -
Project Management
Wales

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 38 (40.00%) Finance
2 32 (33.68%) PRINCE2
2 32 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (25.26%) Security Cleared
4 22 (23.16%) Scrum
5 19 (20.00%) ISEB
6 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
7 17 (17.89%) SC Cleared
8 16 (16.84%) Software Testing
8 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 15 (15.79%) MS Project
10 14 (14.74%) .NET
11 13 (13.68%) MS Office
11 13 (13.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 13 (13.68%) HP Quality Center
12 12 (12.63%) ITIL
13 11 (11.58%) C#
13 11 (11.58%) MS Excel
13 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
13 11 (11.58%) Service Management
13 11 (11.58%) AS400
13 11 (11.58%) ISTQB
14 10 (10.53%) Degree
14 10 (10.53%) Test Scripting
14 10 (10.53%) Analytics
15 9 (9.47%) Client/Server
15 9 (9.47%) UML
15 9 (9.47%) Automation Testing
15 9 (9.47%) Kanban
15 9 (9.47%) WebDriver

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (11.58%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.26%) SAS
3 2 (2.11%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.05%) IIS
4 1 (1.05%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (15.79%) MS Project
2 13 (13.68%) MS Office
3 11 (11.58%) MS Excel
4 4 (4.21%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Agresso
1 2 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.05%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.16%) LDAP
2 2 (2.11%) Wireless
3 1 (1.05%) WAN
3 1 (1.05%) Internet
3 1 (1.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.11%) DB2
2 1 (1.05%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (9.47%) Subversion
1 9 (9.47%) Selenium
1 9 (9.47%) WebDriver
2 8 (8.42%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.42%) TortoiseSVN
2 8 (8.42%) Bugzilla
2 8 (8.42%) JIRA
3 5 (5.26%) TestDirector
3 5 (5.26%) QuickTest Pro
4 4 (4.21%) JMeter
4 4 (4.21%) Ant
4 4 (4.21%) JUnit
4 4 (4.21%) Maven
4 4 (4.21%) TestNG
5 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (40.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.37%) Banking
3 5 (5.26%) Retail
4 4 (4.21%) Retail Banking
5 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.05%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.05%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.05%) Billing
6 1 (1.05%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.05%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 33 (34.74%) Project Manager
2 28 (29.47%) Analyst
3 10 (10.53%) Test Analyst
3 10 (10.53%) Business Analyst
4 6 (6.32%) Developer
5 5 (5.26%) Tester
6 4 (4.21%) Senior Manager
6 4 (4.21%) Service Manager
6 4 (4.21%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (4.21%) Capacity Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Lead Business Analyst
7 3 (3.16%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (3.16%) Automation Tester
7 3 (3.16%) Principal Software Developer
7 3 (3.16%) Change Manager
7 3 (3.16%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (3.16%) QA Manager
7 3 (3.16%) Development Manager
7 3 (3.16%) Coordinator
7 3 (3.16%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.74%) .NET
2 9 (9.47%) .NET Framework
3 4 (4.21%) HTML
4 3 (3.16%) J2EE
5 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.11%) HTML5
5 2 (2.11%) XML
5 2 (2.11%) XHTML
5 2 (2.11%) Middleware
6 1 (1.05%) CSS3
6 1 (1.05%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.58%) AS400
2 9 (9.47%) Client/Server
3 8 (8.42%) Open Source
4 7 (7.37%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.37%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.21%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.16%) PMI
6 3 (3.16%) NHS
7 2 (2.11%) Credit Risk
7 2 (2.11%) iSeries
8 1 (1.05%) Life Science
8 1 (1.05%) LIMS
8 1 (1.05%) GIS
8 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.16%) Windows
2 2 (2.11%) UNIX
2 2 (2.11%) OS/400
3 1 (1.05%) pSOS
3 1 (1.05%) Android
3 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.05%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (33.68%) PRINCE2
1 32 (33.68%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.16%) Scrum
3 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (16.84%) Software Testing
4 12 (12.63%) ITIL
5 11 (11.58%) Service Management
6 10 (10.53%) Test Scripting
6 10 (10.53%) Analytics
7 9 (9.47%) Automation Testing
7 9 (9.47%) Kanban
7 9 (9.47%) Load Testing
7 9 (9.47%) Test Management
7 9 (9.47%) TDD
7 9 (9.47%) UML
8 8 (8.42%) BDD
9 7 (7.37%) Waterfall
9 7 (7.37%) OO
9 7 (7.37%) CRM
9 7 (7.37%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.58%) C#
2 5 (5.26%) SQL
3 4 (4.21%) Java
4 2 (2.11%) COBOL
4 2 (2.11%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.11%) C
4 2 (2.11%) RPG
5 1 (1.05%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.05%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (25.26%) Security Cleared
2 19 (20.00%) ISEB
3 17 (17.89%) SC Cleared
4 13 (13.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (11.58%) ISTQB
6 10 (10.53%) Degree
7 7 (7.37%) PMI Certification
8 5 (5.26%) PMP
8 5 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (3.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (3.16%) MAPM
9 3 (3.16%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (3.16%) CCA
10 1 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.05%) CAPM
10 1 (1.05%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (1.05%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.26%) P3O
2 4 (4.21%) QA
2 4 (4.21%) SLA
3 3 (3.16%) ISO 9000
3 3 (3.16%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (2.11%) HL7
5 1 (1.05%) Data Quality
5 1 (1.05%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (13.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.26%) HP
3 4 (4.21%) SAP
4 2 (2.11%) IBM
5 1 (1.05%) Oracle
5 1 (1.05%) Informatica
5 1 (1.05%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.05%) ESRI
5 1 (1.05%) Open Text
5 1 (1.05%) VMware
5 1 (1.05%) Teradata
5 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.05%) Ventyx
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Posted: 3 days ago
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South Wales
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Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
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Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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