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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
UK / Wales
Rank 21 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 44 69 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.92% 11.60% 8.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.68% 13.91% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 52 26
Median daily rate £388 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £395
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £26.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +31.57%

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
507 496 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 79.72% 83.36% 75.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 366 300
Median daily rate £405 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £237 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -8 35 £375 +7.14% 7
West Wales -16 3 £925 +516.66%
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 28 (30.11%) Business Analysis
2 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (26.88%) Finance
3 21 (22.58%) PRINCE2
4 18 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 16 (17.20%) Security Cleared
5 16 (17.20%) NHS
6 15 (16.13%) Service Management
6 15 (16.13%) Management Information System
7 13 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (13.98%) ISEB
8 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
8 12 (12.90%) ITIL
8 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
9 10 (10.75%) Change Management
10 9 (9.68%) Scrum
10 9 (9.68%) Programme Management
10 9 (9.68%) Use Case
10 9 (9.68%) Degree
10 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
10 9 (9.68%) ITIL V3
10 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
11 8 (8.60%) Informatics
12 7 (7.53%) SAP
13 6 (6.45%) MS Project
13 6 (6.45%) Windows
13 6 (6.45%) IBM
13 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery

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 (4.30%) Confluence
2 3 (3.23%) Apache
2 3 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.23%) JCAPS
2 3 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.23%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.08%) CMS
4 1 (1.08%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 6 (6.45%) MS Project
2 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.08%) LongView
2 1 (1.08%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.23%) WAN
2 2 (2.15%) Broadband
2 2 (2.15%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.15%) LAN
2 2 (2.15%) SAN
2 2 (2.15%) VoIP
3 1 (1.08%) BGP
3 1 (1.08%) BIG-IP
3 1 (1.08%) EIGRP
3 1 (1.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.08%) HSRP
3 1 (1.08%) Intranet
3 1 (1.08%) NetScaler
3 1 (1.08%) Network Security
3 1 (1.08%) SNMP
3 1 (1.08%) TACACS
3 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.08%) DB2
4 1 (1.08%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.30%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.30%) JIRA
2 3 (3.23%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.15%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.15%) HP UFT
3 2 (2.15%) Selenium
3 2 (2.15%) WinRunner
4 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.08%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.08%) StarTeam
4 1 (1.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (26.88%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.23%) Banking
3 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.15%) Electronics
4 2 (2.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.08%) Billing
5 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (25.81%) Analyst
2 23 (24.73%) Business Analyst
2 23 (24.73%) Project Manager
3 8 (8.60%) Head of IT
4 7 (7.53%) Architect
4 7 (7.53%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (7.53%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (5.38%) Consultant
6 4 (4.30%) IT Manager
6 4 (4.30%) Product Specialist
6 4 (4.30%) Technical Architect
7 3 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Financial Analyst
7 3 (3.23%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Programme Manager
7 3 (3.23%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 3 (3.23%) Services Director
7 3 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.23%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.23%) ELK Stack
1 3 (3.23%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (3.23%) MCollective
1 3 (3.23%) XML
1 3 (3.23%) XSLT
2 2 (2.15%) Gherkin
2 2 (2.15%) Web Services
3 1 (1.08%) Middleware
3 1 (1.08%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.20%) NHS
2 15 (16.13%) Management Information System
3 9 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.60%) Informatics
5 4 (4.30%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.30%) PMI
6 3 (3.23%) Clustering
6 3 (3.23%) PKI
7 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.08%) CESG
8 1 (1.08%) CESG CLAS
8 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.45%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (4.30%) Linux
3 4 (4.30%) Unix
4 3 (3.23%) AIX
4 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.11%) Business Analysis
2 25 (26.88%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (22.58%) PRINCE2
4 18 (19.35%) Software Engineering
5 15 (16.13%) Service Management
6 13 (13.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (12.90%) ITIL
8 10 (10.75%) Change Management
9 9 (9.68%) ITIL V3
9 9 (9.68%) Programme Management
9 9 (9.68%) Scrum
9 9 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (9.68%) Use Case
9 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
10 6 (6.45%) Change Control
10 6 (6.45%) Risk Management
10 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
11 5 (5.38%) Information Security
11 5 (5.38%) Migration
11 5 (5.38%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.15%) SQL
2 1 (1.08%) C
2 1 (1.08%) C#
2 1 (1.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (17.20%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.98%) ISEB
3 9 (9.68%) Degree
4 8 (8.60%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.38%) PMI Certification
5 5 (5.38%) PMP
6 3 (3.23%) APMP
7 2 (2.15%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.08%) CISSP
8 1 (1.08%) CLAS
8 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) QA
2 3 (3.23%) HL7
3 2 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.08%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.08%) P3O
System Software
1 5 (5.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (3.23%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.08%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (4.30%) Puppet
2 3 (3.23%) Ansible
2 3 (3.23%) Nessus
2 3 (3.23%) Packer
2 3 (3.23%) Rundeck
2 3 (3.23%) SCCM
2 3 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 3 (3.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (3.23%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.53%) SAP
3 6 (6.45%) IBM
4 5 (5.38%) VMware
5 3 (3.23%) Fiorano
5 3 (3.23%) InterSystems
5 3 (3.23%) Oracle
5 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.23%) Sonatype
5 3 (3.23%) Symantec
6 2 (2.15%) Citrix
6 2 (2.15%) HP
6 2 (2.15%) NetApp
7 1 (1.08%) Avaya
7 1 (1.08%) BT
7 1 (1.08%) Coverity
7 1 (1.08%) F5
7 1 (1.08%) Genesys
7 1 (1.08%) Sitecore
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