The table below looks at the statistics for Project Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 25 27 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Project Management 65 55 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.97% 7.94% 9.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.46% 10.04% 11.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 42 44
Median daily rate £420 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.44% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £900 £434 £479
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £25.09 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.16 - £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.02 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £31.44 £28.69
% change year-on-year
-12.53% +9.58%
Project Management
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
687 548 617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 84.19% 79.08% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 423 398
Median daily rate £433 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 13
Median hourly rate £43.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.76% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £11.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £52.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Project Management Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Project Management
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Project Management Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Project Management Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Project Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Wales region.

Project Management Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Project Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Management across the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Project Management Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

Project Management
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +4 46 £400 +14.28% 7
West Wales -10 12 £900 +542.85%
North Wales - 2 - -
Project Management
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Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 34 (32.69%) Finance
2 30 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (25.96%) Business Analysis
4 22 (21.15%) PRINCE2
5 19 (18.27%) Software Engineering
6 17 (16.35%) Security Cleared
6 17 (16.35%) ISEB
7 16 (15.38%) NHS
7 16 (15.38%) Management Information System
8 14 (13.46%) Service Management
9 11 (10.58%) Change Management
9 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (10.58%) Scrum
9 11 (10.58%) Microsoft
9 11 (10.58%) ITIL
9 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (10.58%) SC Cleared
10 10 (9.62%) Translating Business Requirements
10 10 (9.62%) SAP
10 10 (9.62%) Programme Management
11 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
11 9 (8.65%) Use Case
12 8 (7.69%) Degree
12 8 (7.69%) Informatics
12 8 (7.69%) Project Governance
12 8 (7.69%) Windows
12 8 (7.69%) Migration
12 8 (7.69%) Risk Management
13 7 (6.73%) HP
13 7 (6.73%) WinRunner

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.85%) Confluence
2 3 (2.88%) Apache
2 3 (2.88%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.96%) CMS
3 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.96%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) MS Excel
1 5 (4.81%) MS Project
2 1 (0.96%) MS Office
2 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.96%) LongView
2 1 (0.96%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.88%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) WAN
2 4 (3.85%) Broadband
2 4 (3.85%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.88%) LAN
3 3 (2.88%) SAN
3 3 (2.88%) VoIP
4 2 (1.92%) Intranet
4 2 (1.92%) SNMP
4 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.96%) BGP
5 1 (0.96%) BIG-IP
5 1 (0.96%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.96%) EIGRP
5 1 (0.96%) Firewall
5 1 (0.96%) HSRP
5 1 (0.96%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.96%) Network Security
5 1 (0.96%) TACACS
5 1 (0.96%) VPN
5 1 (0.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.65%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
2 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.88%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.88%) NonStop SQL
3 3 (2.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.96%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (6.73%) Cucumber
1 7 (6.73%) HP UFT
1 7 (6.73%) Selenium
1 7 (6.73%) WinRunner
2 4 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.85%) JIRA
3 3 (2.88%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.92%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.92%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (32.69%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.88%) Banking
4 2 (1.92%) Electronics
4 2 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Billing
5 1 (0.96%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (25.96%) Analyst
2 24 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 22 (21.15%) Business Analyst
4 8 (7.69%) Architect
4 8 (7.69%) Head of IT
5 6 (5.77%) Senior Analyst
5 6 (5.77%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (4.81%) Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) Product Specialist
7 4 (3.85%) Programme Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.85%) Test Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) IT Manager
8 3 (2.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (2.88%) Services Director
8 3 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (2.88%) Test Automation Consultant
8 3 (2.88%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.73%) Gherkin
2 3 (2.88%) ELK Stack
2 3 (2.88%) MCollective
3 2 (1.92%) Web Services
4 1 (0.96%) Middleware
4 1 (0.96%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (15.38%) Management Information System
1 16 (15.38%) NHS
2 11 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.69%) Informatics
4 5 (4.81%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.85%) AS400
5 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.88%) CESG
6 3 (2.88%) CESG CLAS
6 3 (2.88%) Clustering
6 3 (2.88%) PKI
7 1 (0.96%) ASIC
7 1 (0.96%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.96%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.69%) Windows
2 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.85%) Linux
3 4 (3.85%) Unix
4 3 (2.88%) AIX
4 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.96%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (28.85%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (25.96%) Business Analysis
3 22 (21.15%) PRINCE2
4 19 (18.27%) Software Engineering
5 14 (13.46%) Service Management
6 11 (10.58%) Change Management
6 11 (10.58%) ITIL
6 11 (10.58%) Scrum
6 11 (10.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (9.62%) Programme Management
7 10 (9.62%) Translating Business Requirements
8 9 (8.65%) Use Case
9 8 (7.69%) Migration
9 8 (7.69%) Project Governance
9 8 (7.69%) Risk Management
10 7 (6.73%) Change Control
10 7 (6.73%) Software Testing
11 6 (5.77%) ITIL V3
11 6 (5.77%) PRINCE
11 6 (5.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.88%) SQL
2 2 (1.92%) C
2 2 (1.92%) C#
2 2 (1.92%) C++
Qualifications
1 17 (16.35%) ISEB
1 17 (16.35%) Security Cleared
2 11 (10.58%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.69%) Degree
4 7 (6.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (5.77%) APMP
6 3 (2.88%) CISSP
6 3 (2.88%) CLAS
6 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.96%) CESG Certified Professional
7 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.96%) PMP
7 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.96%) P3O
2 1 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (2.88%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.96%) Firmware
3 1 (0.96%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Puppet
2 3 (2.88%) Ansible
2 3 (2.88%) Nessus
2 3 (2.88%) Packer
2 3 (2.88%) Rundeck
2 3 (2.88%) SCCM
2 3 (2.88%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.88%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (2.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (2.88%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (10.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) SAP
3 7 (6.73%) HP
4 6 (5.77%) VMware
5 3 (2.88%) Citrix
5 3 (2.88%) IBM
5 3 (2.88%) NetApp
5 3 (2.88%) Oracle
5 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.88%) Sonatype
5 3 (2.88%) Symantec
6 2 (1.92%) BT
6 2 (1.92%) Coverity
7 1 (0.96%) Avaya
7 1 (0.96%) Cisco
7 1 (0.96%) F5
7 1 (0.96%) Genesys
7 1 (0.96%) Lotus
7 1 (0.96%) Sitecore