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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 18 11 6
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 57 80 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.39% 13.25% 13.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.90% 17.02% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 55 29
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£356 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £15.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -11.11%
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
479 470 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 78.91% 77.81% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 332 197
Average daily rate £350 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 8 14
Average hourly rate £14.00 £20.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.35 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £38.50 £18.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -7 40 £356 -8.71% 9
Newport -1 6 £388 +19.23% 1
Caerphilly - 1 £160 -
Monmouthshire - 1 £388 - 1
Torfaen - 1 - -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £413 -
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Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 44 (42.72%) Finance
2 27 (26.21%) PRINCE2
3 24 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
5 19 (18.45%) MS Excel
6 16 (15.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 15 (14.56%) Risk Management
8 14 (13.59%) MS Office
8 14 (13.59%) Project Planning
8 14 (13.59%) Change Control
9 13 (12.62%) Banking
10 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (10.68%) Migration
11 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
11 11 (10.68%) Office 365
11 11 (10.68%) SDLC
12 10 (9.71%) .NET
12 10 (9.71%) SharePoint
12 10 (9.71%) MS PowerPoint
12 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
13 9 (8.74%) Programme Management
13 9 (8.74%) MS Project
14 8 (7.77%) PRINCE
14 8 (7.77%) PMP
14 8 (7.77%) PMI Certification
14 8 (7.77%) Scrum
14 8 (7.77%) ITIL
14 8 (7.77%) AIX
14 8 (7.77%) Linux
14 8 (7.77%) Data Migration

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (9.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.83%) IIS
3 5 (4.85%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.94%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.94%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.97%) SAS
5 1 (0.97%) Apache
5 1 (0.97%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (18.45%) MS Excel
2 14 (13.59%) MS Office
3 10 (9.71%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (8.74%) MS Project
5 4 (3.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Agresso
2 1 (0.97%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.97%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.68%) Office 365
2 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) Internet
2 2 (1.94%) Firewall
2 2 (1.94%) VLAN
2 2 (1.94%) WAN
2 2 (1.94%) LAN
2 2 (1.94%) Intranet
3 1 (0.97%) ISDN
3 1 (0.97%) VoIP
3 1 (0.97%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.97%) SAN
3 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.97%) Softswitch
3 1 (0.97%) HSRP
3 1 (0.97%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.97%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.80%) Ingres
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.94%) DB2
3 2 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.97%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.97%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.97%) Firebird
4 1 (0.97%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 3 (2.91%) JMeter
2 2 (1.94%) Selenium
2 2 (1.94%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.94%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.94%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.97%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.97%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.97%) Subversion
3 1 (0.97%) Maven
General
1 44 (42.72%) Finance
2 13 (12.62%) Banking
3 7 (6.80%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Law
6 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.97%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 56 (54.37%) Project Manager
2 21 (20.39%) Analyst
3 9 (8.74%) Business Analyst
4 6 (5.83%) Developer
4 6 (5.83%) Support Analyst
4 6 (5.83%) Applications Support
4 6 (5.83%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (5.83%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (5.83%) PMO Lead
5 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (4.85%) Analyst Developer
5 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 4 (3.88%) Applications Developer
6 4 (3.88%) Service Manager
6 4 (3.88%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Data Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Clinical Data Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Integration Project Manager
7 3 (2.91%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.71%) .NET
2 6 (5.83%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.85%) EDI
3 5 (4.85%) EDIFACT
3 5 (4.85%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.85%) WCF
3 5 (4.85%) Entity Framework
4 4 (3.88%) XML
5 3 (2.91%) Web Services
6 2 (1.94%) HTML
6 2 (1.94%) CSS
7 1 (0.97%) SOAP
7 1 (0.97%) WSDL
7 1 (0.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.83%) PACS
3 5 (4.85%) NHS
4 4 (3.88%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.91%) Economics
6 2 (1.94%) AS400
6 2 (1.94%) Clustering
6 2 (1.94%) iSeries
6 2 (1.94%) User Experience
6 2 (1.94%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.97%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.97%) GIS
7 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.97%) Informatics
7 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.77%) AIX
1 8 (7.77%) Linux
2 4 (3.88%) UNIX
3 2 (1.94%) Windows
3 2 (1.94%) OS/400
4 1 (0.97%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.21%) PRINCE2
2 24 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.56%) Risk Management
4 14 (13.59%) Project Planning
4 14 (13.59%) Change Control
5 12 (11.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (10.68%) Migration
6 11 (10.68%) SDLC
7 9 (8.74%) Programme Management
8 8 (7.77%) Data Migration
8 8 (7.77%) Scrum
8 8 (7.77%) PRINCE
8 8 (7.77%) ITIL
9 7 (6.80%) ETL
9 7 (6.80%) Document Management
10 6 (5.83%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.85%) Service Management
11 5 (4.85%) Business Analysis
11 5 (4.85%) MVC
11 5 (4.85%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.83%) C#
2 5 (4.85%) VB.NET
3 4 (3.88%) SQL
4 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.91%) Java
5 2 (1.94%) RPG
5 2 (1.94%) COBOL
5 2 (1.94%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.97%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (15.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 10 (9.71%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.77%) Degree
3 8 (7.77%) PMP
3 8 (7.77%) PMI Certification
4 6 (5.83%) SC Cleared
5 5 (4.85%) ISEB
6 4 (3.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.94%) MAPM
7 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.94%) CCNP
8 1 (0.97%) CCNA
8 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.97%) MCTS
8 1 (0.97%) MCSE
8 1 (0.97%) APMP
8 1 (0.97%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) HL7
1 5 (4.85%) DICOM
2 3 (2.91%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.91%) QA
3 2 (1.94%) P3O
4 1 (0.97%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.97%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Puppet
1 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.97%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 22 (21.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.80%) IBM
3 6 (5.83%) Oracle
4 5 (4.85%) Lotus
4 5 (4.85%) Fiorano
4 5 (4.85%) Citrix
5 3 (2.91%) SAP
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco
6 2 (1.94%) Alterian
6 2 (1.94%) Sage
6 2 (1.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.97%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.97%) VMware
7 1 (0.97%) Casewise
7 1 (0.97%) WatchGuard
7 1 (0.97%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.97%) HP
7 1 (0.97%) Dell
7 1 (0.97%) Cognos
7 1 (0.97%) Progress
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