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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
UK / Wales
Rank 25 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Project Management 46 70 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.57% 10.42% 8.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.10% 11.86% 11.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 57 28
Median daily rate £331 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £236 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £437 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Median hourly rate £55.00 £54.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +89.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £39.67 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-30.67% +32.23%

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
568 590 532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 81.14% 87.80% 75.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 421 296
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 £185 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 27 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +208.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.65 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £31.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 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 28 February 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 0 41 £325 -7.14% 7
West Wales -15 2 £318 +111.66%
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 37 (34.58%) PRINCE2
2 33 (30.84%) Business Analysis
3 28 (26.17%) Finance
3 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (19.63%) Service Management
5 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
6 18 (16.82%) ITIL
6 18 (16.82%) Management Information System
7 17 (15.89%) NHS
7 17 (15.89%) Software Engineering
8 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
9 15 (14.02%) ITIL V3
10 14 (13.08%) Security Cleared
10 14 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (12.15%) Change Management
11 13 (12.15%) Degree
12 12 (11.21%) Service Delivery
12 12 (11.21%) IBM
12 12 (11.21%) MS Project
12 12 (11.21%) ISEB
13 11 (10.28%) XML
13 11 (10.28%) Release Management
14 10 (9.35%) Programme Management
15 9 (8.41%) Fiorano
15 9 (8.41%) Scrum
15 9 (8.41%) InterSystems
15 9 (8.41%) BizTalk Server
15 9 (8.41%) IBM Integration Bus
15 9 (8.41%) HL7
15 9 (8.41%) Use Case

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 9 (8.41%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (8.41%) JCAPS
1 9 (8.41%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.74%) Confluence
3 3 (2.80%) Apache
3 3 (2.80%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.80%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.87%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) CMS
5 1 (0.93%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 12 (11.21%) MS Project
2 5 (4.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.93%) LongView
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Bluetooth
1 3 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (2.80%) Wireless
2 2 (1.87%) SAN
3 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
3 6 (5.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.93%) Big Data
5 1 (0.93%) DB2
5 1 (0.93%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.74%) JIRA
2 3 (2.80%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (26.17%) Finance
2 3 (2.80%) Banking
2 3 (2.80%) Manufacturing
2 3 (2.80%) Marketing
3 2 (1.87%) Electronics
3 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Back Office
4 1 (0.93%) French Language
4 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (27.10%) Analyst
2 24 (22.43%) Business Analyst
2 24 (22.43%) Project Manager
3 8 (7.48%) Head of IT
4 7 (6.54%) Architect
4 7 (6.54%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (6.54%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (5.61%) Applications Manager
5 6 (5.61%) Applications Support
5 6 (5.61%) Applications Support Manager
5 6 (5.61%) IT Manager
5 6 (5.61%) Support Manager
6 5 (4.67%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (3.74%) Consultant
7 4 (3.74%) Product Specialist
7 4 (3.74%) Programme Planner
7 4 (3.74%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.74%) Test Analyst
8 3 (2.80%) Lead Test Analyst
8 3 (2.80%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) XML
2 9 (8.41%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (7.48%) XSLT
4 3 (2.80%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (2.80%) MCollective
5 2 (1.87%) Web Services
6 1 (0.93%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.82%) Management Information System
2 17 (15.89%) NHS
3 7 (6.54%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.74%) PMI
5 3 (2.80%) ASIC
5 3 (2.80%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.80%) Clustering
5 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.80%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (2.80%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (2.80%) Freedom of Information
5 3 (2.80%) PKI
6 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) CESG
7 1 (0.93%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (3.74%) Linux
3 4 (3.74%) Unix
3 4 (3.74%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.80%) AIX
4 3 (2.80%) pSOS
4 3 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.93%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.58%) PRINCE2
2 33 (30.84%) Business Analysis
3 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (19.63%) Service Management
5 18 (16.82%) ITIL
6 17 (15.89%) Software Engineering
7 15 (14.02%) ITIL V3
8 14 (13.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (12.15%) Change Management
10 12 (11.21%) Service Delivery
11 11 (10.28%) Release Management
12 10 (9.35%) Programme Management
13 9 (8.41%) Scrum
13 9 (8.41%) Translating Business Requirements
13 9 (8.41%) Use Case
13 9 (8.41%) Waterfall
14 8 (7.48%) Informatics
14 8 (7.48%) ITSM
14 8 (7.48%) Risk Management
15 6 (5.61%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (13.08%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.15%) Degree
3 12 (11.21%) ISEB
4 5 (4.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (3.74%) ISTQB
5 4 (3.74%) PMI Certification
5 4 (3.74%) PMP
6 1 (0.93%) APMP
6 1 (0.93%) CISSP
6 1 (0.93%) CLAS
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.41%) HL7
2 4 (3.74%) P3O
3 3 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.80%) QA
4 2 (1.87%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.93%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (4.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.80%) Firmware
2 3 (2.80%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.80%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (2.80%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.93%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) Puppet
2 3 (2.80%) Ansible
2 3 (2.80%) Nessus
2 3 (2.80%) Packer
2 3 (2.80%) Rundeck
2 3 (2.80%) SCCM
2 3 (2.80%) Tivoli
2 3 (2.80%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (2.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (2.80%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.21%) IBM
3 9 (8.41%) Fiorano
3 9 (8.41%) InterSystems
4 6 (5.61%) SAP
5 5 (4.67%) Oracle
5 5 (4.67%) VMware
6 3 (2.80%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.80%) Sonatype
6 3 (2.80%) Symantec
7 2 (1.87%) Citrix
7 2 (1.87%) HP
7 2 (1.87%) NetApp
8 1 (0.93%) Avaya