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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 33 18 12
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 39 64 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.07% 8.18% 10.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.54% 10.39% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 41 42
Median daily rate £300 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £285 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £26.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.67% -23.57%
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
517 616 571
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.40% 78.77% 76.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 353 381 366
Median daily rate £375 £365 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -5.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 18 10
Median hourly rate £29.75 £18.90 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -24.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 1 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
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 1 May 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 1 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 -16 33 £306 -18.36% 5
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 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 35 (30.17%) PRINCE2
2 30 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (23.28%) Finance
4 21 (18.10%) Scrum
5 19 (16.38%) Security Cleared
6 16 (13.79%) MS Excel
6 16 (13.79%) ITIL
7 15 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (12.07%) Migration
8 14 (12.07%) Windows
8 14 (12.07%) Software Testing
9 13 (11.21%) Project Governance
10 12 (10.34%) MS Visio
10 12 (10.34%) MS Project
10 12 (10.34%) Programme Management
10 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
11 11 (9.48%) Test Management
12 10 (8.62%) Test Scripting
12 10 (8.62%) HL7
12 10 (8.62%) Agile Project Management
12 10 (8.62%) Functional Testing
12 10 (8.62%) Non-Functional Testing
12 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
12 10 (8.62%) NHS
12 10 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (7.76%) HTML
13 9 (7.76%) Management Information System
13 9 (7.76%) ISTQB
13 9 (7.76%) Degree

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 (6.90%) Apache
1 8 (6.90%) Moodle
2 3 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.86%) Confluence
3 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.86%) IIS
3 1 (0.86%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 12 (10.34%) MS Project
2 12 (10.34%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.31%) MS Office
5 3 (2.59%) OrCAD
6 1 (0.86%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) GitHub
2 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.59%) Internet
1 3 (2.59%) SAN
2 2 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (0.86%) LAN
3 1 (0.86%) Skype
3 1 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.90%) MySQL
3 7 (6.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.45%) Subversion
2 3 (2.59%) JIRA
2 3 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.72%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.72%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.86%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.86%) JMeter
4 1 (0.86%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.86%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.86%) Selenium
4 1 (0.86%) SpecFlow
4 1 (0.86%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.86%) WebDriver
General
1 27 (23.28%) Finance
2 8 (6.90%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.45%) Automotive
4 3 (2.59%) Banking
4 3 (2.59%) Retail
5 2 (1.72%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.86%) Advertising
6 1 (0.86%) Military
6 1 (0.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (36.21%) Project Manager
2 32 (27.59%) Analyst
3 12 (10.34%) Developer
4 11 (9.48%) Test Analyst
5 10 (8.62%) Lead Test Analyst
6 8 (6.90%) Agile Project Manager
7 7 (6.03%) Moodle Developer
8 6 (5.17%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.31%) Asset Management Analyst
9 5 (4.31%) Financial Services Project Manager
9 5 (4.31%) Software Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Business Analyst
10 4 (3.45%) Contracts Manager
10 4 (3.45%) Implementation Analyst
11 3 (2.59%) Consultant
11 3 (2.59%) Implementation Manager
11 3 (2.59%) Implementation Project Manager
11 3 (2.59%) IT Manager
11 3 (2.59%) PHP Developer
11 3 (2.59%) Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.76%) HTML
2 8 (6.90%) XML
3 4 (3.45%) Middleware
4 2 (1.72%) CSS
4 2 (1.72%) CSS3
4 2 (1.72%) HTML5
5 1 (0.86%) .NET
5 1 (0.86%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.62%) NHS
3 9 (7.76%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.90%) e-Learning
5 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.72%) CMDB
7 2 (1.72%) Economics
7 2 (1.72%) User Experience
8 1 (0.86%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.86%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.07%) Windows
2 4 (3.45%) Android
2 4 (3.45%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.59%) Linux
3 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.86%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (30.17%) PRINCE2
2 30 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (18.10%) Scrum
4 16 (13.79%) ITIL
5 15 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (12.07%) Migration
6 14 (12.07%) Software Testing
7 13 (11.21%) Project Governance
8 12 (10.34%) Programme Management
9 11 (9.48%) Test Management
10 10 (8.62%) Agile Project Management
10 10 (8.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (8.62%) Functional Testing
10 10 (8.62%) Non-Functional Testing
10 10 (8.62%) Test Scripting
11 8 (6.90%) Service Management
12 7 (6.03%) Change Control
12 7 (6.03%) Penetration Testing
12 7 (6.03%) Risk Management
12 7 (6.03%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (6.90%) PHP
1 8 (6.90%) SQL
2 3 (2.59%) C
2 3 (2.59%) Java
3 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.86%) C#
4 1 (0.86%) C++
4 1 (0.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.86%) RPG
Qualifications
1 19 (16.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 9 (7.76%) Degree
3 9 (7.76%) ISTQB
4 7 (6.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (2.59%) ISEB
5 3 (2.59%) MAPM
5 3 (2.59%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.59%) PMP
5 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.86%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (0.86%) BICSI RCDD
6 1 (0.86%) CISM
6 1 (0.86%) CISSP
6 1 (0.86%) GIAC
6 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.62%) HL7
2 6 (5.17%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.59%) P3O
4 2 (1.72%) QA
5 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.86%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) SCCM
2 3 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.72%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (1.72%) WSUS
4 1 (0.86%) Ansible
4 1 (0.86%) Nagios
4 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.86%) yum
Vendors
1 7 (6.03%) Microsoft
1 7 (6.03%) SAP
1 7 (6.03%) ServiceNow
2 5 (4.31%) HP
3 3 (2.59%) Citrix
3 3 (2.59%) NetApp
3 3 (2.59%) VMware
4 2 (1.72%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.72%) BMC
4 2 (1.72%) Cisco
4 2 (1.72%) IBM
4 2 (1.72%) Remedy
5 1 (0.86%) AppDynamics
5 1 (0.86%) Infor
5 1 (0.86%) Lotus
5 1 (0.86%) New Relic
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle
5 1 (0.86%) Rackspace
5 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
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