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 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 22 7 25
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 38 59 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.32% 14.39% 5.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.65% 15.17% 5.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 9
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £396 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.30% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £375 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +18.46%
Project Manager
Wales

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
497 389 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 95.76% 94.88% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 225 209
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 30 27
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.20 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £156.00 £26.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.21 £16.50 £17.56
% change year-on-year
-1.78% -6.03%

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 28 January 2015.

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 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -17 20 £400 +1.01% 7
Newport 0 10 £375 -8.64% 2
Bridgend - 2 - -
Caerphilly - 2 £363 -
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £375 -
Glamorgan - - - -
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 37 (56.92%) Project Management
2 36 (55.38%) PRINCE2
3 24 (36.92%) Finance
4 20 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
8 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (10.77%) Internet
8 7 (10.77%) MS Project
8 7 (10.77%) HTML
9 6 (9.23%) CSS
9 6 (9.23%) Web Services
9 6 (9.23%) XML
9 6 (9.23%) Intranet
9 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.23%) Scrum
9 6 (9.23%) Web Design
9 6 (9.23%) Migration
9 6 (9.23%) Risk Management
9 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
9 6 (9.23%) Alterian
9 6 (9.23%) Content Management
9 6 (9.23%) User Experience
10 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
10 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 5 (7.69%) CRM
11 4 (6.15%) DSDM
11 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
11 4 (6.15%) PRINCE

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 9 (13.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.08%) Lync
2 2 (3.08%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.54%) CMS
3 1 (1.54%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Project
2 3 (4.62%) MS Office
3 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.08%) Agresso
3 1 (1.54%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) Internet
2 6 (9.23%) Intranet
3 2 (3.08%) WAN
3 2 (3.08%) Wireless
4 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.54%) LAN
General
1 24 (36.92%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.08%) Billing
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) HTML
2 6 (9.23%) CSS
2 6 (9.23%) Web Services
2 6 (9.23%) XML
3 1 (1.54%) RESTful
3 1 (1.54%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) User Experience
2 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.54%) IPTV
3 1 (1.54%) Life Science
3 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.54%) New Media
3 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) GIS
3 1 (1.54%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.92%) Project Management
2 36 (55.38%) PRINCE2
3 20 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (29.23%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
5 6 (9.23%) Scrum
5 6 (9.23%) Web Design
5 6 (9.23%) Migration
5 6 (9.23%) Risk Management
5 6 (9.23%) Content Management
6 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.69%) CRM
7 4 (6.15%) DSDM
7 4 (6.15%) PRINCE
7 4 (6.15%) Data Protection
8 3 (4.62%) Document Management
8 3 (4.62%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (4.62%) Service Management
8 3 (4.62%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) C
2 1 (1.54%) Java
2 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 7 (10.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.62%) MAPM
5 3 (4.62%) PMP
6 2 (3.08%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.54%) Degree
7 1 (1.54%) ISEB
7 1 (1.54%) CCA
7 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) P3O
2 1 (1.54%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) GxP
Vendors
1 6 (9.23%) Alterian
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) SAP
4 1 (1.54%) Guidewire
4 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.54%) VMware
4 1 (1.54%) Open Text
4 1 (1.54%) Thunderhead
4 1 (1.54%) ESRI
4 1 (1.54%) Ventyx
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £370.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
IntaPeople
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £270 - £370 per day
Posted: 16 days ago