The table below looks at the statistics for P3O skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited P3O over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Portfolio, Programme and Project Offices (P3O) Guidance
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing P3O 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - - -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £462 £413 £158
% change year-on-year
+12.06% +161.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Quality Assurance & Compliance category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Quality Assurance & Compliance Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Quality Assurance & Compliance category
48 23 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.23% 4.17% 4.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 17 9
Average daily rate £350 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £354 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 £11.25 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -81.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%

P3O
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing P3O across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Quality Assurance & Compliance category.

P3O Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

P3O
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing P3O across the Wales region.

P3O Daily Rate Trend in Wales

P3O
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing P3O 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 P3O.

1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (100.00%) MAPM
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

P3O
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing P3O 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 P3O. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Project Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (100.00%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Use Case
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) RUP
2 2 (66.67%) DSDM
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 3 (100.00%) MAPM
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft