The table below looks at the statistics 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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 26 7 28
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 36 60 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.25% 13.42% 4.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.59% 14.32% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 14
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£400 £396 £387
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +2.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £279 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £425 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £18.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.53 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-7.77% -12.08%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
546 419 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 94.79% 93.74% 92.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 277 219
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 23
Average hourly rate £17.50 £13.87 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.17% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.55 £11.21 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -9 28 £400 +1.01% 3
Newport -20 2 £400 +1.01% 1
Bridgend - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
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Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 81 (65.85%) Project Management
2 69 (56.10%) Finance
3 56 (45.53%) PRINCE2
4 49 (39.84%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (24.39%) Banking
7 22 (17.89%) Microsoft
8 20 (16.26%) MS Project
9 16 (13.01%) MS Office
10 13 (10.57%) Risk Analysis
11 12 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 12 (9.76%) PRINCE
12 11 (8.94%) GAP Analysis
12 11 (8.94%) Project Planning
12 11 (8.94%) Test Planning
13 10 (8.13%) Network Architecture
14 8 (6.50%) Waterfall
14 8 (6.50%) Change Control
14 8 (6.50%) MS Excel
15 7 (5.69%) SAP
15 7 (5.69%) Thunderhead
15 7 (5.69%) Risk Management
15 7 (5.69%) Security Cleared
15 7 (5.69%) Retail
16 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 6 (4.88%) Oracle
16 6 (4.88%) Guidewire
17 5 (4.07%) Coaching
17 5 (4.07%) Java
17 5 (4.07%) CRM

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 3 (2.44%) SAS
1 3 (2.44%) Lync
2 2 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (16.26%) MS Project
2 16 (13.01%) MS Office
3 8 (6.50%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.25%) Agresso
2 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) SAP SRM
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.81%) VPN
1 1 (0.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.81%) SAP BW
General
1 69 (56.10%) Finance
2 30 (24.39%) Banking
3 7 (5.69%) Retail
4 4 (3.25%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.25%) Billing
5 1 (0.81%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.81%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.81%) Advertising
5 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.25%) AS400
2 2 (1.63%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.81%) GIS
3 1 (0.81%) NHS
3 1 (0.81%) Informatics
3 1 (0.81%) iSeries
3 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.81%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.25%) Windows 7
1 4 (3.25%) Windows
2 3 (2.44%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.63%) Linux
4 1 (0.81%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (65.85%) Project Management
2 56 (45.53%) PRINCE2
3 49 (39.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 34 (27.64%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.57%) Risk Analysis
6 12 (9.76%) PRINCE
7 11 (8.94%) GAP Analysis
7 11 (8.94%) Project Planning
7 11 (8.94%) Test Planning
8 10 (8.13%) Network Architecture
9 8 (6.50%) Waterfall
9 8 (6.50%) Change Control
10 7 (5.69%) Risk Management
11 5 (4.07%) Coaching
11 5 (4.07%) CRM
11 5 (4.07%) Service Management
11 5 (4.07%) Scrum
12 4 (3.25%) Change Management
12 4 (3.25%) DSDM
12 4 (3.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.07%) Java
2 1 (0.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (9.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (5.69%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (4.07%) CCA
5 3 (2.44%) ISEB
5 3 (2.44%) MAPM
5 3 (2.44%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.63%) Degree
7 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.81%) PMP
7 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.81%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.44%) P3O
2 1 (0.81%) QA
2 1 (0.81%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.81%) XenApp
Vendors
1 22 (17.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (5.69%) SAP
2 7 (5.69%) Thunderhead
3 6 (4.88%) Oracle
3 6 (4.88%) Guidewire
4 2 (1.63%) Planview
4 2 (1.63%) VMware
4 2 (1.63%) EMC
5 1 (0.81%) IBM
5 1 (0.81%) Citrix
5 1 (0.81%) ESRI
5 1 (0.81%) Open Text
5 1 (0.81%) Ventyx
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago