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 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 16 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Project Management 58 59 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.73% 12.37% 9.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.45% 17.72% 13.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 35 26
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£350 £375 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -4.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £222 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £489
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £380 £390
% change year-on-year
+3.94% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.59 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.35 £30.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.78% -6.15%
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
466 333 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 78.19% 69.81% 70.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 345 219 188
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £237 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 20 7
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £11.50 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £21.50 £57.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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 -3 38 £400 +6.66% 19
Newport -10 18 £344 -19.11% 5
Torfaen - - - -
Bridgend - - - - 1
Caerphilly - - - - 1
Project Management
Wales

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 76 (54.68%) Finance
2 42 (30.22%) PRINCE2
2 42 (30.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (24.46%) Microsoft
4 34 (24.46%) Security Cleared
5 30 (21.58%) MS Office
6 26 (18.71%) Banking
7 25 (17.99%) MS Project
8 23 (16.55%) ISEB
9 21 (15.11%) SC Cleared
10 18 (12.95%) Software Testing
10 18 (12.95%) MS Excel
10 18 (12.95%) Scrum
11 17 (12.23%) AS400
11 17 (12.23%) .NET
12 16 (11.51%) ITIL
13 15 (10.79%) Service Management
13 15 (10.79%) HP Quality Center
13 15 (10.79%) Test Planning
14 14 (10.07%) Risk Management
15 13 (9.35%) Risk Analysis
15 13 (9.35%) Test Scripting
15 13 (9.35%) ISTQB
16 12 (8.63%) MS PowerPoint
16 12 (8.63%) Degree
16 12 (8.63%) Selenium
16 12 (8.63%) Load Testing
16 12 (8.63%) Kanban
16 12 (8.63%) WebDriver

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (7.91%) SharePoint
2 8 (5.76%) SAS
3 1 (0.72%) Apache
Applications
1 30 (21.58%) MS Office
2 25 (17.99%) MS Project
3 18 (12.95%) MS Excel
4 12 (8.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) Agresso
2 2 (1.44%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.72%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.16%) WAN
2 2 (1.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (8.63%) Selenium
1 12 (8.63%) WebDriver
2 11 (7.91%) Subversion
3 10 (7.19%) Bugzilla
3 10 (7.19%) JIRA
3 10 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (7.19%) TortoiseSVN
4 9 (6.47%) Jenkins
5 6 (4.32%) TestNG
5 6 (4.32%) JUnit
5 6 (4.32%) TestDirector
5 6 (4.32%) JMeter
6 5 (3.60%) Ant
6 5 (3.60%) QuickTest Pro
6 5 (3.60%) Maven
7 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 76 (54.68%) Finance
2 26 (18.71%) Banking
3 9 (6.47%) Retail
4 7 (5.04%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.44%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (50.36%) Project Manager
2 35 (25.18%) Analyst
3 14 (10.07%) Business Analyst
4 10 (7.19%) Test Analyst
5 8 (5.76%) Tester
6 7 (5.04%) Service Manager
7 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (3.60%) Capacity Analyst
8 4 (2.88%) Change Manager
9 3 (2.16%) QA Manager
9 3 (2.16%) Operations Manager
9 3 (2.16%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (2.16%) Senior Manager
9 3 (2.16%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (2.16%) Project Analyst
9 3 (2.16%) Change Analyst
9 3 (2.16%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (2.16%) Lead Business Analyst
9 3 (2.16%) Automation Tester
10 2 (1.44%) Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.23%) .NET
2 11 (7.91%) .NET Framework
3 6 (4.32%) J2EE
4 2 (1.44%) HTML5
4 2 (1.44%) HTML
5 1 (0.72%) CSS3
5 1 (0.72%) CSS
5 1 (0.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.23%) AS400
2 10 (7.19%) Client/Server
2 10 (7.19%) Open Source
3 9 (6.47%) Management Information System
4 8 (5.76%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.88%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.16%) PMI
7 2 (1.44%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.44%) iSeries
8 1 (0.72%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.72%) Informatics
8 1 (0.72%) LIMS
8 1 (0.72%) GIS
8 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.76%) Windows
2 7 (5.04%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.44%) UNIX
3 2 (1.44%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.72%) pSOS
4 1 (0.72%) Android
4 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (30.22%) PRINCE2
1 42 (30.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 36 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (12.95%) Scrum
3 18 (12.95%) Software Testing
4 16 (11.51%) ITIL
5 15 (10.79%) Service Management
5 15 (10.79%) Test Planning
6 14 (10.07%) Risk Management
7 13 (9.35%) Risk Analysis
7 13 (9.35%) Test Scripting
8 12 (8.63%) Load Testing
8 12 (8.63%) Kanban
8 12 (8.63%) Automation Testing
9 11 (7.91%) Test Management
9 11 (7.91%) GAP Analysis
10 10 (7.19%) TDD
10 10 (7.19%) Network Architecture
11 9 (6.47%) BDD
11 9 (6.47%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.63%) C#
2 7 (5.04%) Java
3 5 (3.60%) SQL
4 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 34 (24.46%) Security Cleared
2 23 (16.55%) ISEB
3 21 (15.11%) SC Cleared
4 13 (9.35%) ISTQB
5 12 (8.63%) Degree
6 10 (7.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (6.47%) CCA
8 5 (3.60%) PMI Certification
8 5 (3.60%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (2.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (2.16%) ISEB Practitioner
9 3 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (2.16%) MAPM
10 2 (1.44%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (1.44%) PMP
11 1 (0.72%) ACCA
11 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.72%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.04%) SLA
2 5 (3.60%) P3O
3 4 (2.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.88%) QA
4 3 (2.16%) ISO 9000
4 3 (2.16%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 15 (10.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (24.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.60%) HP
2 5 (3.60%) Oracle
3 4 (2.88%) SAP
4 2 (1.44%) IBM
4 2 (1.44%) Informatica
5 1 (0.72%) ESRI
5 1 (0.72%) Open Text
5 1 (0.72%) VMware
5 1 (0.72%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.72%) Ventyx
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