The first table below looks at the demand for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 13 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 71 53 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 11.62% 12.90% 6.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.14% 14.02% 6.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 30 24
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£400 £396 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -9.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £299 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -17.14%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
585 378 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 95.74% 91.97% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 225 249
Average daily rate £351 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 30 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the South Wales region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the South Wales region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Project Manager
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 Manager within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 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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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 +2 53 £400 +1.01% 4
Newport -18 7 £280 -29.29%
Bridgend - 1 - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Neath Port Talbot - - - -
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 86 (62.77%) Project Management
2 75 (54.74%) Finance
3 57 (41.61%) PRINCE2
4 54 (39.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (23.36%) Banking
6 22 (16.06%) Microsoft
7 19 (13.87%) MS Project
8 14 (10.22%) MS Office
8 14 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (10.22%) Security Cleared
9 13 (9.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 12 (8.76%) Project Planning
11 11 (8.03%) PRINCE
12 10 (7.30%) GAP Analysis
12 10 (7.30%) Scrum
12 10 (7.30%) Risk Analysis
13 9 (6.57%) Network Architecture
13 9 (6.57%) Waterfall
14 8 (5.84%) MS Excel
15 7 (5.11%) SAP
15 7 (5.11%) Thunderhead
15 7 (5.11%) Risk Management
15 7 (5.11%) SC Cleared
15 7 (5.11%) Change Control
16 6 (4.38%) Guidewire
16 6 (4.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 6 (4.38%) Retail
16 6 (4.38%) DSDM
16 6 (4.38%) Oracle
16 6 (4.38%) ERP

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (2.92%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.19%) SAS
2 3 (2.19%) Lync
3 2 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.46%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 19 (13.87%) MS Project
2 14 (10.22%) MS Office
3 8 (5.84%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.65%) Agresso
2 4 (2.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.73%) VoIP
1 1 (0.73%) VPN
1 1 (0.73%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.73%) SAP BW
General
1 75 (54.74%) Finance
2 32 (23.36%) Banking
3 6 (4.38%) Retail
4 4 (2.92%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.19%) Billing
6 2 (1.46%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.46%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.46%) Legal
7 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.73%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.46%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.92%) AS400
2 3 (2.19%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.73%) NHS
3 1 (0.73%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.73%) Informatics
3 1 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.73%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.65%) Windows
2 4 (2.92%) Windows XP
2 4 (2.92%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.46%) Linux
4 1 (0.73%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (62.77%) Project Management
2 57 (41.61%) PRINCE2
3 54 (39.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (10.22%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (8.76%) Project Planning
6 11 (8.03%) PRINCE
7 10 (7.30%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (7.30%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (7.30%) Scrum
8 9 (6.57%) Network Architecture
8 9 (6.57%) Waterfall
9 7 (5.11%) Change Control
9 7 (5.11%) Risk Management
10 6 (4.38%) DSDM
10 6 (4.38%) CRM
10 6 (4.38%) ERP
11 5 (3.65%) ITIL
11 5 (3.65%) Change Management
11 5 (3.65%) Matrix Management
11 5 (3.65%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.65%) Java
2 2 (1.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (10.22%) Security Cleared
2 13 (9.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (5.11%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (4.38%) CCA
5 3 (2.19%) MAPM
6 2 (1.46%) ISEB
7 1 (0.73%) APMP
7 1 (0.73%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.19%) P3O
2 1 (0.73%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.73%) XenApp
Vendors
1 22 (16.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.11%) SAP
2 7 (5.11%) Thunderhead
3 6 (4.38%) Oracle
3 6 (4.38%) Guidewire
4 3 (2.19%) VMware
5 2 (1.46%) Planview
5 2 (1.46%) EMC
6 1 (0.73%) Citrix
6 1 (0.73%) Avaya
6 1 (0.73%) IBM
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