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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 17 36 19
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -17
Contract jobs citing Project Management 41 39 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.44% 5.56% 8.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.86% 6.74% 11.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 33
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £31.44 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-15.71% +4.80%
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
463 579 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 84.03% 82.60% 76.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 445 321
Median daily rate £413 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £58.50 £67.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +22 36 £375 +2.59% 9
Newport +10 4 £350 -9.67%
Project Management
Wales

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (28.99%) Finance
3 17 (24.64%) PRINCE2
4 13 (18.84%) ISEB
4 13 (18.84%) Scrum
5 12 (17.39%) Service Management
5 12 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 11 (15.94%) ITIL
7 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (14.49%) Business Analysis
7 10 (14.49%) Project Governance
8 9 (13.04%) Change Control
8 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
8 9 (13.04%) Management Information System
8 9 (13.04%) NHS
9 8 (11.59%) SAP
9 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
9 8 (11.59%) Windows
9 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (10.14%) Software Testing
10 7 (10.14%) Degree
10 7 (10.14%) Selenium
10 7 (10.14%) Gherkin
10 7 (10.14%) Cucumber
10 7 (10.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (10.14%) HP
10 7 (10.14%) WinRunner
10 7 (10.14%) HP UFT
11 6 (8.70%) Risk Management

Project Management
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 3 (4.35%) Apache
1 3 (4.35%) Moodle
2 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.45%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.45%) MS Project
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.45%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.25%) WAN
2 4 (5.80%) Broadband
2 4 (5.80%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.35%) LAN
3 3 (4.35%) SAN
3 3 (4.35%) VoIP
4 2 (2.90%) SNMP
4 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.45%) BGP
5 1 (1.45%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.45%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.45%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.45%) Firewall
5 1 (1.45%) Internet
5 1 (1.45%) Intranet
5 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
5 1 (1.45%) Network Security
5 1 (1.45%) TACACS
5 1 (1.45%) VPN
5 1 (1.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server
1 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.35%) MySQL
3 3 (4.35%) NonStop SQL
4 2 (2.90%) GIS
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.45%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Cucumber
1 7 (10.14%) HP UFT
1 7 (10.14%) Selenium
1 7 (10.14%) WinRunner
2 2 (2.90%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.90%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.90%) StarTeam
2 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.45%) Automotive
3 1 (1.45%) Billing
3 1 (1.45%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Project Manager
2 17 (24.64%) Analyst
3 11 (15.94%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.25%) Consultant
5 4 (5.80%) Product Specialist
5 4 (5.80%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Architect
6 3 (4.35%) Automation Test Analyst
6 3 (4.35%) Developer
6 3 (4.35%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (4.35%) Technical Manager
6 3 (4.35%) Test Automation Consultant
6 3 (4.35%) Test Consultant
7 2 (2.90%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (2.90%) Implementation Project Manager
7 2 (2.90%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (2.90%) PHP Developer
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.90%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.14%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.45%) HTML
2 1 (1.45%) Middleware
2 1 (1.45%) RESTful
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Management Information System
1 9 (13.04%) NHS
2 7 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) Informatics
4 4 (5.80%) AS400
4 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.80%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.35%) CESG
5 3 (4.35%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (4.35%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.45%) ASIC
6 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.45%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (1.45%) IPTV
6 1 (1.45%) New Media
6 1 (1.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.59%) Windows
2 3 (4.35%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.45%) SUSE
3 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (24.64%) PRINCE2
3 13 (18.84%) Scrum
4 12 (17.39%) Service Management
5 11 (15.94%) ITIL
6 10 (14.49%) Business Analysis
6 10 (14.49%) Project Governance
6 10 (14.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (13.04%) Change Control
8 7 (10.14%) Software Testing
9 6 (8.70%) Migration
9 6 (8.70%) Risk Management
9 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
10 5 (7.25%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.25%) ITIL V3
10 5 (7.25%) PRINCE
10 5 (7.25%) Six Sigma
10 5 (7.25%) Translating Business Requirements
10 5 (7.25%) Use Case
11 4 (5.80%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.80%) PHP
1 4 (5.80%) SQL
2 3 (4.35%) C
3 2 (2.90%) C#
3 2 (2.90%) C++
4 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (18.84%) ISEB
2 12 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
4 7 (10.14%) Degree
4 7 (10.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (7.25%) APMP
6 3 (4.35%) CISSP
6 3 (4.35%) CLAS
7 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.45%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.45%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.45%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 1 (1.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Ansible
1 1 (1.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (11.59%) SAP
2 7 (10.14%) HP
3 5 (7.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.35%) Citrix
4 3 (4.35%) NetApp
4 3 (4.35%) VMware
5 2 (2.90%) BT
5 2 (2.90%) Coverity
6 1 (1.45%) F5
6 1 (1.45%) Genesys
6 1 (1.45%) Lotus
6 1 (1.45%) Sitecore
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