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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 14 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 44 67 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.80% 12.52% 12.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.90% 16.26% 17.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 34 18
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£400 £396 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £308 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.63 £28.32 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+1.07% -17.31%
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
341 412 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 75.95% 77.01% 68.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 246 132
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 7
Average hourly rate £18.90 £27.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.27% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £14.80 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £105.00 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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
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 27 March 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 -1 29 £400 +1.01% 7
Newport -4 10 £463 +32.14% 4
Glamorgan - - - - 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Project Management
Wales

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 40 (39.60%) Finance
2 38 (37.62%) PRINCE2
3 31 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (20.79%) Scrum
4 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
5 16 (15.84%) Risk Management
5 16 (15.84%) Security Cleared
6 14 (13.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 13 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (12.87%) MS Office
8 12 (11.88%) MS Project
8 12 (11.88%) ISEB
8 12 (11.88%) Migration
8 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
9 10 (9.90%) Software Testing
9 10 (9.90%) SharePoint
9 10 (9.90%) ITIL
9 10 (9.90%) .NET
9 10 (9.90%) AS400
10 9 (8.91%) Service Management
10 9 (8.91%) HP Quality Center
10 9 (8.91%) Analytics
11 8 (7.92%) Coaching
11 8 (7.92%) Project Planning
11 8 (7.92%) Degree
11 8 (7.92%) UML
12 7 (6.93%) DSDM
12 7 (6.93%) C#
12 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
12 7 (6.93%) Waterfall

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (9.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.97%) SAS
2 3 (2.97%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.98%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.98%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (12.87%) MS Office
2 12 (11.88%) MS Project
3 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Agresso
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.99%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.95%) Office 365
2 3 (2.97%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) LDAP
1 3 (2.97%) WAN
1 3 (2.97%) Internet
2 2 (1.98%) LAN
2 2 (1.98%) Wireless
2 2 (1.98%) VLAN
2 2 (1.98%) Firewall
2 2 (1.98%) Intranet
3 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.99%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.99%) Softswitch
3 1 (0.99%) HSRP
3 1 (0.99%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.99%) VoIP
3 1 (0.99%) ISDN
3 1 (0.99%) VRRP
3 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.99%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
1 3 (2.97%) DB2
2 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.98%) Ingres
2 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.99%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 5 (4.95%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (4.95%) Subversion
1 5 (4.95%) Selenium
1 5 (4.95%) WebDriver
2 4 (3.96%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.96%) TestDirector
2 4 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (3.96%) TortoiseSVN
2 4 (3.96%) JIRA
2 4 (3.96%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
General
1 40 (39.60%) Finance
2 7 (6.93%) Banking
3 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.98%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.99%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.99%) Billing
5 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Local Government
5 1 (0.99%) Law
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
5 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.99%) Front Office
5 1 (0.99%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 47 (46.53%) Project Manager
2 17 (16.83%) Analyst
3 6 (5.94%) Test Analyst
3 6 (5.94%) Business Analyst
3 6 (5.94%) IT Project Manager
4 5 (4.95%) Tester
4 5 (4.95%) Developer
4 5 (4.95%) Senior Manager
5 4 (3.96%) Senior Project Manager
5 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (3.96%) DBA
5 4 (3.96%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (2.97%) Automation Tester
6 3 (2.97%) Principal Software Developer
6 3 (2.97%) Development Manager
6 3 (2.97%) Coordinator
6 3 (2.97%) Software Developer
6 3 (2.97%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (2.97%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.90%) .NET
2 5 (4.95%) HTML
2 5 (4.95%) .NET Framework
3 3 (2.97%) CSS
3 3 (2.97%) XML
4 2 (1.98%) XHTML
4 2 (1.98%) Middleware
4 2 (1.98%) Web Services
4 2 (1.98%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.99%) J2EE
5 1 (0.99%) HTML5
5 1 (0.99%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.90%) AS400
2 5 (4.95%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.96%) Open Source
4 3 (2.97%) iSeries
4 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.97%) NHS
5 2 (1.98%) Clustering
5 2 (1.98%) Economics
5 2 (1.98%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.98%) User Experience
6 1 (0.99%) Life Science
6 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.99%) LIMS
6 1 (0.99%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.96%) UNIX
2 3 (2.97%) Windows
2 3 (2.97%) AIX
2 3 (2.97%) OS/400
2 3 (2.97%) Android
2 3 (2.97%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.98%) Linux
4 1 (0.99%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.62%) PRINCE2
2 31 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (20.79%) Scrum
4 16 (15.84%) Risk Management
5 13 (12.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (11.88%) Migration
7 10 (9.90%) ITIL
7 10 (9.90%) Software Testing
8 9 (8.91%) Service Management
8 9 (8.91%) Analytics
9 8 (7.92%) Coaching
9 8 (7.92%) UML
9 8 (7.92%) Project Planning
10 7 (6.93%) Waterfall
10 7 (6.93%) DSDM
10 7 (6.93%) Workflow
11 6 (5.94%) OO
11 6 (5.94%) Programme Management
11 6 (5.94%) Test Scripting
11 6 (5.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.93%) C#
2 5 (4.95%) SQL
3 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
3 3 (2.97%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.97%) COBOL
3 3 (2.97%) RPG
4 2 (1.98%) C
5 1 (0.99%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.99%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (15.84%) Security Cleared
2 14 (13.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
3 12 (11.88%) ISEB
4 8 (7.92%) Degree
5 6 (5.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (4.95%) ISTQB
6 5 (4.95%) MAPM
6 5 (4.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (2.97%) PMP
7 3 (2.97%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.98%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.98%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.98%) CCNP
9 1 (0.99%) CCNA
9 1 (0.99%) CCA
9 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.99%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.99%) MCTS
9 1 (0.99%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) P3O
2 2 (1.98%) HL7
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.99%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.99%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.99%) GxP
3 1 (0.99%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) HP
3 3 (2.97%) SAP
3 3 (2.97%) IBM
3 3 (2.97%) Google
4 2 (1.98%) Alterian
4 2 (1.98%) VMware
4 2 (1.98%) Cisco
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle
5 1 (0.99%) Cognos
5 1 (0.99%) Teradata
5 1 (0.99%) Dell
5 1 (0.99%) Avaya
5 1 (0.99%) Informatica
5 1 (0.99%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (0.99%) Sage
5 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.99%) WatchGuard
5 1 (0.99%) SonicWALL
5 1 (0.99%) ServiceNow
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