The table below looks at the statistics for PMP in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PMP over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 69 47 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing PMP 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.43% 0.20% -
As % of the Qualifications category 1.33% 0.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £40.00 £36.97
% change year-on-year
+16.25% +8.19%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
226 163 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 32.56% 31.84% 29.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 77 64
Average daily rate £350 £370 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £509 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 18
Average hourly rate £16.16 £15.83 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -6.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.52 £14.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £16.16 £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

PMP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PMP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PMP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PMP
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

PMP Daily Rate Trend in Wales

PMP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

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

1 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) PMI Certification
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
5 3 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) IIBA
6 2 (25.00%) Coaching
6 2 (25.00%) E-business
6 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (25.00%) CRM
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) ISEB
7 1 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL
7 1 (12.50%) C
7 1 (12.50%) ITIL V2
7 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (12.50%) ITSM
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (12.50%) APMP
7 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
7 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 6 (75.00%) Project Management
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) E-business
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) CRM
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (12.50%) Service Management
6 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL V2
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) ITSM
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) PMI Certification
2 2 (25.00%) IIBA
2 2 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) APMP
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) ServiceNow