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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Project Management over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 19 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing Project Management 55 73 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.96% 14.51% 8.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.81% 19.84% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 46 22
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£375 £386 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £353 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £506 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £28.50 - £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £27.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.59% -16.15%
Project Management
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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
509 368 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 73.66% 73.16% 72.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 208 202
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 13 20
Average hourly rate £22.50 £40.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% +83.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Project Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Management across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
South Wales -14 43 £375 -2.72% 19
West Wales +5 12 £396 +11.30% 5
North Wales - - - - 1
Mid Wales - - - -
Project Management
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Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 49 (40.16%) Finance
2 45 (36.89%) PRINCE2
3 44 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (29.51%) Security Cleared
5 28 (22.95%) SC Cleared
6 24 (19.67%) Scrum
7 23 (18.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 23 (18.85%) Microsoft
8 21 (17.21%) ITIL
8 21 (17.21%) Service Management
9 20 (16.39%) ISEB
10 19 (15.57%) MS Project
11 18 (14.75%) Service Delivery
12 17 (13.93%) Risk Management
12 17 (13.93%) Software Testing
12 17 (13.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 14 (11.48%) HP Quality Center
13 14 (11.48%) ITSM
13 14 (11.48%) MS Office
14 13 (10.66%) .NET
15 12 (9.84%) SharePoint
15 12 (9.84%) ISTQB
16 11 (9.02%) TDD
16 11 (9.02%) MS Excel
16 11 (9.02%) SLA
16 11 (9.02%) C#
16 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (8.20%) Analytics
17 10 (8.20%) AS400
17 10 (8.20%) Subversion

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing Project Management 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 Project Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (9.84%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.10%) SAS
3 2 (1.64%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.82%) IIS
4 1 (0.82%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (15.57%) MS Project
2 14 (11.48%) MS Office
3 11 (9.02%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.64%) Agresso
1 2 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.82%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Google Apps
1 3 (2.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.46%) LDAP
2 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.64%) Wireless
2 2 (1.64%) Firewall
2 2 (1.64%) Network Security
3 1 (0.82%) Internet
3 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.64%) DB2
2 1 (0.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (8.20%) Subversion
1 10 (8.20%) WebDriver
1 10 (8.20%) Selenium
2 9 (7.38%) JIRA
2 9 (7.38%) TortoiseSVN
2 9 (7.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (7.38%) Bugzilla
3 8 (6.56%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.10%) QuickTest Pro
5 4 (3.28%) Ant
5 4 (3.28%) JUnit
5 4 (3.28%) JMeter
5 4 (3.28%) TestDirector
5 4 (3.28%) Maven
5 4 (3.28%) TestNG
6 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
General
1 49 (40.16%) Finance
2 9 (7.38%) Banking
3 6 (4.92%) Retail
4 5 (4.10%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.64%) Local Government
6 1 (0.82%) Welsh Language
6 1 (0.82%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.82%) Billing
6 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.82%) Publishing
6 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 46 (37.70%) Project Manager
2 25 (20.49%) Analyst
3 10 (8.20%) Test Analyst
3 10 (8.20%) Service Manager
4 9 (7.38%) Business Analyst
5 8 (6.56%) Senior Manager
6 6 (4.92%) Tester
6 6 (4.92%) Developer
6 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 6 (4.92%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (4.10%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (3.28%) Coordinator
8 4 (3.28%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (3.28%) Project Coordinator
8 4 (3.28%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (2.46%) Automation Tester
9 3 (2.46%) Lead Business Analyst
9 3 (2.46%) Change Manager
9 3 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 3 (2.46%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.66%) .NET
2 9 (7.38%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.10%) HTML
4 3 (2.46%) HTML5
5 2 (1.64%) CSS3
5 2 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.64%) CSS
5 2 (1.64%) XML
5 2 (1.64%) XHTML
5 2 (1.64%) J2EE
5 2 (1.64%) Middleware
6 1 (0.82%) REST
6 1 (0.82%) JSON
6 1 (0.82%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.20%) AS400
2 10 (8.20%) Open Source
3 9 (7.38%) Client/Server
4 7 (5.74%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.28%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.46%) NHS
6 3 (2.46%) PMI
7 2 (1.64%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.64%) iSeries
8 1 (0.82%) Life Science
8 1 (0.82%) LIMS
8 1 (0.82%) GIS
8 1 (0.82%) User Experience
8 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.46%) Android
1 3 (2.46%) Apple iOS
1 3 (2.46%) Windows
2 2 (1.64%) OS/400
2 2 (1.64%) UNIX
3 1 (0.82%) pSOS
3 1 (0.82%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (36.89%) PRINCE2
2 44 (36.07%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (19.67%) Scrum
4 23 (18.85%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (17.21%) ITIL
5 21 (17.21%) Service Management
6 18 (14.75%) Service Delivery
7 17 (13.93%) Risk Management
7 17 (13.93%) Software Testing
8 14 (11.48%) ITSM
9 11 (9.02%) TDD
10 10 (8.20%) Analytics
10 10 (8.20%) Kanban
10 10 (8.20%) Test Management
10 10 (8.20%) Test Scripting
11 9 (7.38%) Load Testing
11 9 (7.38%) BDD
11 9 (7.38%) Migration
11 9 (7.38%) Automation Testing
12 8 (6.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.02%) C#
2 5 (4.10%) C
2 5 (4.10%) SQL
3 4 (3.28%) Java
4 2 (1.64%) RPG
4 2 (1.64%) COBOL
4 2 (1.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.82%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (29.51%) Security Cleared
2 28 (22.95%) SC Cleared
3 20 (16.39%) ISEB
4 17 (13.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 12 (9.84%) ISTQB
6 10 (8.20%) Degree
7 9 (7.38%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (5.74%) PMI Certification
9 5 (4.10%) PMP
9 5 (4.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (2.46%) MAPM
10 3 (2.46%) ISEB Practitioner
10 3 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (2.46%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (1.64%) CCA
11 2 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (1.64%) CCSP
11 2 (1.64%) CCNP
11 2 (1.64%) CCSE
12 1 (0.82%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.02%) SLA
2 6 (4.92%) QA
3 5 (4.10%) P3O
4 3 (2.46%) ISO 9000
4 3 (2.46%) ISO 9001
5 2 (1.64%) HL7
6 1 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.82%) GxP
6 1 (0.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (11.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 23 (18.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.10%) HP
3 4 (3.28%) SAP
4 3 (2.46%) Google
5 2 (1.64%) ServiceNow
5 2 (1.64%) Juniper
5 2 (1.64%) Avaya
5 2 (1.64%) Nortel
5 2 (1.64%) Cisco
5 2 (1.64%) IBM
5 2 (1.64%) CheckPoint
5 2 (1.64%) Radware
5 2 (1.64%) F5
5 2 (1.64%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.82%) VMware
6 1 (0.82%) Teradata
6 1 (0.82%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.82%) Open Text
6 1 (0.82%) ESRI
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £370.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
North Wales
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago