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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 8 19 5
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs citing Project Management 74 40 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 13.14% 7.71% 16.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.13% 10.47% 20.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 21 40
Average daily rate £350 £375 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £224 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £475 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £54.00 £28.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.44 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.22% +14.32%
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
489 382 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 86.86% 73.60% 77.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 264 189
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 12 10
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £31.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 61 £350 -6.66% 3
Newport -4 11 £425 -10.52% 1
Neath Port Talbot -3 1 - -
Project Management
Wales

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 36 (31.30%) PRINCE2
2 35 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (25.22%) Finance
4 25 (21.74%) Scrum
5 20 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (14.78%) MS Excel
6 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (13.91%) Software Testing
8 15 (13.04%) MS Project
8 15 (13.04%) Migration
9 13 (11.30%) MS Visio
9 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
9 13 (11.30%) Project Governance
10 12 (10.43%) NHS
10 12 (10.43%) HTML
10 12 (10.43%) Programme Management
10 12 (10.43%) Security Cleared
11 11 (9.57%) Test Management
11 11 (9.57%) SQL
11 11 (9.57%) Agile Project Management
12 10 (8.70%) ITIL
12 10 (8.70%) Test Scripting
12 10 (8.70%) HL7
13 9 (7.83%) ISTQB
13 9 (7.83%) Degree
13 9 (7.83%) XML
13 9 (7.83%) CRM
13 9 (7.83%) Risk Management
13 9 (7.83%) Functional Testing
13 9 (7.83%) Non-Functional Testing

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (3.48%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.61%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.87%) CMS
3 1 (0.87%) Confluence
3 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.87%) IIS
3 1 (0.87%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (14.78%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.04%) MS Project
3 13 (11.30%) MS Visio
4 8 (6.96%) MS Office
4 8 (6.96%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.74%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (6.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.48%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.48%) Office 365
2 2 (1.74%) GitHub
2 2 (1.74%) SaaS
3 1 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) Internet
1 7 (6.09%) SAN
2 3 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (2.61%) NAS
2 3 (2.61%) Network Security
3 2 (1.74%) WAN
4 1 (0.87%) DWDM
4 1 (0.87%) LAN
4 1 (0.87%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.61%) GIS
3 3 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.87%) MS Access
4 1 (0.87%) MySQL
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Git (software)
1 8 (6.96%) Subversion
2 3 (2.61%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.61%) JIRA
2 3 (2.61%) Selenium
2 3 (2.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.74%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.74%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.87%) GoLive
4 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.87%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (25.22%) Finance
2 4 (3.48%) Banking
2 4 (3.48%) Retail
3 3 (2.61%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.74%) Advertising
4 2 (1.74%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.87%) Back Office
5 1 (0.87%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (39.13%) Project Manager
2 27 (23.48%) Analyst
3 11 (9.57%) Developer
3 11 (9.57%) Test Analyst
4 10 (8.70%) Lead Test Analyst
5 8 (6.96%) Agile Project Manager
6 5 (4.35%) Architect
6 5 (4.35%) Asset Management Analyst
6 5 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 5 (4.35%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 5 (4.35%) Software Analyst
6 5 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.48%) Consultant
7 4 (3.48%) Contracts Manager
7 4 (3.48%) iOS Developer
8 3 (2.61%) Applications Project Manager
8 3 (2.61%) Business Change Project Manager
8 3 (2.61%) CRM Manager
8 3 (2.61%) Migration Project Manager
8 3 (2.61%) Technical Design Authority
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.43%) HTML
2 9 (7.83%) XML
3 4 (3.48%) CSS
3 4 (3.48%) CSS3
3 4 (3.48%) HTML5
4 3 (2.61%) Middleware
5 2 (1.74%) .NET
6 1 (0.87%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.87%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.87%) CGI
6 1 (0.87%) DHTML
6 1 (0.87%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.78%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.43%) NHS
3 6 (5.22%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.35%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.48%) User Experience
6 3 (2.61%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.61%) LIMS
7 2 (1.74%) CMDB
8 1 (0.87%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.87%) Economics
8 1 (0.87%) Informatics
8 1 (0.87%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.96%) Windows
2 7 (6.09%) Android
3 4 (3.48%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.48%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.74%) Linux
6 1 (0.87%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.30%) PRINCE2
2 35 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (21.74%) Scrum
4 20 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (13.91%) Software Testing
6 15 (13.04%) Migration
7 13 (11.30%) Project Governance
8 12 (10.43%) Programme Management
9 11 (9.57%) Agile Project Management
9 11 (9.57%) Test Management
10 10 (8.70%) ITIL
10 10 (8.70%) Test Scripting
11 9 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (7.83%) CRM
11 9 (7.83%) Functional Testing
11 9 (7.83%) Non-Functional Testing
11 9 (7.83%) Risk Management
12 8 (6.96%) OOP
12 8 (6.96%) Service Management
12 8 (6.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.57%) SQL
2 6 (5.22%) Java
2 6 (5.22%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.61%) C
4 2 (1.74%) C#
5 1 (0.87%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.87%) RPG
5 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.87%) VB
5 1 (0.87%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.87%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (7.83%) Degree
2 9 (7.83%) ISTQB
3 7 (6.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.35%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.35%) PMP
4 5 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.61%) MAPM
5 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.74%) ISEB
7 1 (0.87%) APMP
7 1 (0.87%) CAPM
7 1 (0.87%) CISM
7 1 (0.87%) CISSP
7 1 (0.87%) GIAC
7 1 (0.87%) PgMP
7 1 (0.87%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.70%) HL7
2 5 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.61%) P3O
4 2 (1.74%) QA
5 1 (0.87%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.87%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.87%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) SCCM
2 3 (2.61%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.74%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (1.74%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (1.74%) WSUS
4 1 (0.87%) Ansible
4 1 (0.87%) Nagios
4 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.87%) yum
Vendors
1 13 (11.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.83%) ServiceNow
3 7 (6.09%) HP
4 6 (5.22%) SAP
5 5 (4.35%) VMware
6 4 (3.48%) BMC
6 4 (3.48%) Remedy
7 3 (2.61%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.61%) Cisco
7 3 (2.61%) Citrix
7 3 (2.61%) ESRI
7 3 (2.61%) Juniper
7 3 (2.61%) NetApp
8 2 (1.74%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.74%) CA
8 2 (1.74%) IBM
8 2 (1.74%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.87%) Adobe
9 1 (0.87%) Cognos
9 1 (0.87%) Macromedia
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago