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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
Wales / South Wales
Rank 17 11 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 36 63 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.45% 12.38% 7.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.23% 14.75% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 46 24
Median daily rate £388 £351 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.32% -5.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-27.15% +32.45%

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
390 427 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.75% 83.89% 74.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 320 261
Median daily rate £400 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 16 15
Median hourly rate £28.75 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.82% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.17 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 -3 25 £388 +10.71% 3
Newport -14 5 £369 -15.22% 1
Neath Port Talbot +1 1 £275 -
Bridgend -2 1 £450 - 1
Glamorgan - 1 - -
Project Management
Wales

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 21 (29.17%) PRINCE2
2 20 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 19 (26.39%) Finance
4 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (19.44%) Service Management
5 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
5 14 (19.44%) NHS
5 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
6 13 (18.06%) ISEB
7 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (15.28%) ITIL
9 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
10 9 (12.50%) Use Case
10 9 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (11.11%) Degree
11 8 (11.11%) ITIL V3
11 8 (11.11%) Scrum
11 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
12 7 (9.72%) Programme Management
12 7 (9.72%) Change Management
12 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
12 7 (9.72%) Informatics
13 6 (8.33%) Change Control
13 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
13 6 (8.33%) MS Project
13 6 (8.33%) SAP
14 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
14 5 (6.94%) Waterfall

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 (4.17%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (4.17%) JCAPS
1 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Project
2 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) WAN
2 2 (2.78%) Broadband
2 2 (2.78%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.78%) LAN
2 2 (2.78%) SAN
2 2 (2.78%) VoIP
3 1 (1.39%) BGP
3 1 (1.39%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.39%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.39%) Firewall
3 1 (1.39%) HSRP
3 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.39%) Network Security
3 1 (1.39%) SNMP
3 1 (1.39%) TACACS
3 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) Relational Database
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.39%) DB2
4 1 (1.39%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
1 2 (2.78%) HP UFT
1 2 (2.78%) Selenium
1 2 (2.78%) WinRunner
2 1 (1.39%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.39%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.39%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Banking
2 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.39%) Billing
3 1 (1.39%) Publishing
3 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (31.94%) Project Manager
2 20 (27.78%) Analyst
2 20 (27.78%) Business Analyst
3 7 (9.72%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (9.72%) Senior Business Analyst
4 5 (6.94%) Consultant
5 4 (5.56%) Product Specialist
6 3 (4.17%) Architect
6 3 (4.17%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) Environment And Release Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Technical Architect
7 2 (2.78%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (4.17%) XML
1 3 (4.17%) XSLT
2 2 (2.78%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.78%) Web Services
3 1 (1.39%) Middleware
3 1 (1.39%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.44%) Management Information System
1 14 (19.44%) NHS
2 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.72%) Informatics
4 4 (5.56%) Data Centre
5 3 (4.17%) PMI
6 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.39%) CESG
7 1 (1.39%) CESG CLAS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) SUSE
3 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) PRINCE2
2 20 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 18 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (19.44%) Service Management
5 12 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (15.28%) ITIL
7 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
8 9 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (12.50%) Use Case
9 8 (11.11%) ITIL V3
9 8 (11.11%) Scrum
10 7 (9.72%) Change Management
10 7 (9.72%) Programme Management
11 6 (8.33%) Change Control
11 6 (8.33%) Risk Management
12 5 (6.94%) Release Management
12 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
13 4 (5.56%) Information Management
13 4 (5.56%) Information Security
13 4 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.78%) SQL
2 1 (1.39%) C
2 1 (1.39%) C#
2 1 (1.39%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (19.44%) Security Cleared
2 13 (18.06%) ISEB
3 8 (11.11%) Degree
4 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
5 4 (5.56%) PMI Certification
5 4 (5.56%) PMP
6 3 (4.17%) APMP
7 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.39%) CISSP
8 1 (1.39%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.56%) QA
2 3 (4.17%) HL7
3 2 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.39%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.39%) P3O
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) KVM
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.33%) SAP
3 3 (4.17%) Fiorano
3 3 (4.17%) IBM
3 3 (4.17%) InterSystems
4 2 (2.78%) Citrix
4 2 (2.78%) HP
4 2 (2.78%) NetApp
4 2 (2.78%) VMware
5 1 (1.39%) Avaya
5 1 (1.39%) BT
5 1 (1.39%) Coverity
5 1 (1.39%) F5
5 1 (1.39%) Genesys
5 1 (1.39%) Sitecore
Newport, Gwent
AAP3
Rate: £34 - £35 per hour
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
Posted: 5 days ago