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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 33 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -8
Contract jobs citing Project Management 33 63 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.07% 8.16% 12.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.91% 9.97% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 43 56
Median daily rate £275 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.75% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £288 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £450 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
- +0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -4.76%
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
417 632 642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.65% 81.87% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 423 412
Median daily rate £388 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 21 11
Median hourly rate £41.50 £15.38 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.91% -12.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £12.16 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 26 May 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
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 26 May 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 -17 28 £288 -20.13% 14
Project Management
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Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 27 (26.21%) PRINCE2
2 25 (24.27%) Finance
3 18 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.48%) Security Cleared
4 15 (14.56%) Migration
4 15 (14.56%) MS Excel
5 14 (13.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (12.62%) ITIL
6 13 (12.62%) Project Governance
6 13 (12.62%) Software Testing
7 12 (11.65%) Windows
7 12 (11.65%) MS Visio
7 12 (11.65%) Scrum
7 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
8 11 (10.68%) MS Project
8 11 (10.68%) Test Management
9 10 (9.71%) Test Scripting
9 10 (9.71%) HL7
9 10 (9.71%) Functional Testing
9 10 (9.71%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (9.71%) SC Cleared
9 10 (9.71%) NHS
10 9 (8.74%) Management Information System
10 9 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (8.74%) ISTQB
11 8 (7.77%) SCCM
11 8 (7.77%) Moodle
11 8 (7.77%) Manufacturing
11 8 (7.77%) e-Learning

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 8 (7.77%) Apache
1 8 (7.77%) Moodle
2 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.97%) Confluence
3 1 (0.97%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.97%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (14.56%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.65%) MS Visio
3 11 (10.68%) MS Project
4 6 (5.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (4.85%) MS Office
6 4 (3.88%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.97%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.97%) Office 365
1 1 (0.97%) SaaS
1 1 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.91%) SAN
2 2 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.94%) Firewall
3 1 (0.97%) LAN
3 1 (0.97%) Skype
3 1 (0.97%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.77%) MySQL
3 7 (6.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.94%) GIS
5 1 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.97%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) HP UFT
1 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.97%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.97%) JIRA
2 1 (0.97%) JMeter
2 1 (0.97%) Selenium
2 1 (0.97%) SpecFlow
2 1 (0.97%) Subversion
2 1 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (24.27%) Finance
2 8 (7.77%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.88%) Automotive
4 2 (1.94%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.97%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 33 (32.04%) Analyst
2 32 (31.07%) Project Manager
3 11 (10.68%) Test Analyst
4 10 (9.71%) Lead Test Analyst
5 9 (8.74%) Developer
6 7 (6.80%) Moodle Developer
7 6 (5.83%) Software Developer
8 5 (4.85%) Asset Management Analyst
8 5 (4.85%) Software Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) Contracts Manager
9 4 (3.88%) Hardware Engineer
9 4 (3.88%) Implementation Analyst
9 4 (3.88%) IT Manager
10 3 (2.91%) Consultant
10 3 (2.91%) Implementation Manager
10 3 (2.91%) Implementation Project Manager
10 3 (2.91%) PHP Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Programme Planner
10 3 (2.91%) Project Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.77%) XML
2 7 (6.80%) HTML
3 4 (3.88%) Middleware
4 1 (0.97%) .NET
4 1 (0.97%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.71%) NHS
3 9 (8.74%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.77%) e-Learning
5 4 (3.88%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.94%) CMDB
7 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.94%) Economics
8 1 (0.97%) CESG
8 1 (0.97%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (0.97%) Informatics
8 1 (0.97%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.65%) Windows
2 4 (3.88%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.97%) Android
4 1 (0.97%) Linux
4 1 (0.97%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.21%) PRINCE2
2 18 (17.48%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.56%) Migration
4 14 (13.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (12.62%) ITIL
5 13 (12.62%) Project Governance
5 13 (12.62%) Software Testing
6 12 (11.65%) Scrum
7 11 (10.68%) Test Management
8 10 (9.71%) Functional Testing
8 10 (9.71%) Non-Functional Testing
8 10 (9.71%) Test Scripting
9 9 (8.74%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (7.77%) Programme Management
11 7 (6.80%) Change Control
11 7 (6.80%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (6.80%) Service Management
11 7 (6.80%) User Acceptance Testing
12 6 (5.83%) Risk Management
13 5 (4.85%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.77%) PHP
1 8 (7.77%) SQL
2 3 (2.91%) C
3 2 (1.94%) Java
4 1 (0.97%) C#
4 1 (0.97%) C++
4 1 (0.97%) RPG
Qualifications
1 18 (17.48%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.71%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.74%) ISTQB
4 7 (6.80%) Degree
4 7 (6.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (3.88%) ISEB
6 3 (2.91%) MAPM
6 3 (2.91%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.91%) PMP
6 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.97%) BICSI Certification
7 1 (0.97%) BICSI RCDD
7 1 (0.97%) CISSP
7 1 (0.97%) CLAS
7 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.71%) HL7
2 5 (4.85%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.91%) P3O
4 2 (1.94%) QA
5 1 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) SCCM
2 3 (2.91%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.94%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (1.94%) WSUS
4 1 (0.97%) Ansible
4 1 (0.97%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (6.80%) SAP
1 7 (6.80%) ServiceNow
2 5 (4.85%) HP
2 5 (4.85%) Microsoft
3 3 (2.91%) Citrix
3 3 (2.91%) NetApp
3 3 (2.91%) VMware
4 2 (1.94%) BMC
4 2 (1.94%) Cisco
4 2 (1.94%) IBM
4 2 (1.94%) Remedy
5 1 (0.97%) Infor
5 1 (0.97%) Lotus
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle
5 1 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
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