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 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
PMI Project Management Professional (PMP)
Rank 65 55 50
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing PMP 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.54% 0.36% 0.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.49% 1.32% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £335 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.91% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.93% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £26.75 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+34.57% -27.69%
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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
268 151 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 35.92% 26.96% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 85 77
Average daily rate £375 £330 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £220 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £600 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 7
Average hourly rate £21.91 £16.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.93% +10.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -28.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PMP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

PMP Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

PMP
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PMP within the 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
West Wales - 1 £425 -
PMP
UK

PMP
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) IIBA
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) E-business
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) C

PMP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Receivables
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) E-business
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (50.00%) IIBA
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft