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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 20 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 70 63 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 9.02% 11.33% 8.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.09% 15.91% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 29
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £245 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £385 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.94% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £15.58 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
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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
579 396 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 74.61% 71.22% 70.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 264 245
Average daily rate £375 £355 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 8
Average hourly rate £21.86 £15.58 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.27% -59.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.36 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £18.47 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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 -5 53 £400 +6.66% 14
West Wales -11 10 £460 +31.42% 1
North Wales -1 1 £300 -10.44%
Mid Wales - - - -
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Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 89 (53.94%) Finance
2 56 (33.94%) PRINCE2
3 49 (29.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (24.24%) Security Cleared
5 40 (24.24%) Microsoft
6 36 (21.82%) MS Project
7 32 (19.39%) MS Office
7 32 (19.39%) Banking
8 28 (16.97%) MS Excel
8 28 (16.97%) SC Cleared
9 17 (10.30%) MS PowerPoint
9 17 (10.30%) Service Management
10 16 (9.70%) ISEB
11 15 (9.09%) AS400
11 15 (9.09%) Risk Management
12 14 (8.48%) Scrum
12 14 (8.48%) Oracle
12 14 (8.48%) .NET
12 14 (8.48%) Test Planning
13 13 (7.88%) ITIL
13 13 (7.88%) Risk Analysis
14 12 (7.27%) ISTQB
14 12 (7.27%) Project Planning
14 12 (7.27%) TestDirector
15 11 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
15 11 (6.67%) UML
15 11 (6.67%) Degree
16 10 (6.06%) Test Management
16 10 (6.06%) Network Architecture

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 8 (4.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.64%) SAS
3 2 (1.21%) IIS
4 1 (0.61%) Apache
4 1 (0.61%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.61%) Lync
4 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 36 (21.82%) MS Project
2 32 (19.39%) MS Office
3 28 (16.97%) MS Excel
4 17 (10.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (3.64%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.64%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (2.42%) Agresso
3 3 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.21%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.61%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.61%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle E-Business Tax
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.82%) WAN
2 1 (0.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) MPLS
2 1 (0.61%) Wireless
2 1 (0.61%) Network Security
2 1 (0.61%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.61%) DB2
3 1 (0.61%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (7.27%) TestDirector
2 7 (4.24%) Selenium
2 7 (4.24%) WebDriver
3 6 (3.64%) JUnit
3 6 (3.64%) JIRA
3 6 (3.64%) TestNG
3 6 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (3.64%) TortoiseSVN
3 6 (3.64%) JMeter
3 6 (3.64%) Bugzilla
3 6 (3.64%) Subversion
4 5 (3.03%) Maven
4 5 (3.03%) Ant
4 5 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 89 (53.94%) Finance
2 32 (19.39%) Banking
3 9 (5.45%) Retail
4 6 (3.64%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.82%) Marketing
6 2 (1.21%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Advertising
7 1 (0.61%) Billing
7 1 (0.61%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 92 (55.76%) Project Manager
2 31 (18.79%) Analyst
3 12 (7.27%) Business Analyst
4 6 (3.64%) Service Manager
5 5 (3.03%) Change Manager
5 5 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (3.03%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (2.42%) Capacity Analyst
6 4 (2.42%) Support Analyst
6 4 (2.42%) Project Planner
6 4 (2.42%) Project Analyst
6 4 (2.42%) Tester
6 4 (2.42%) Architect
6 4 (2.42%) Test Manager
6 4 (2.42%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (1.82%) Senior Manager
7 3 (1.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (1.82%) Test Analyst
7 3 (1.82%) Junior
7 3 (1.82%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.48%) .NET
2 6 (3.64%) J2EE
2 6 (3.64%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.21%) Web Services
4 1 (0.61%) XML
4 1 (0.61%) HTML5
4 1 (0.61%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.09%) AS400
2 9 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.24%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.64%) Open Source
5 5 (3.03%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.82%) iSeries
7 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.21%) PMI
8 1 (0.61%) GIS
8 1 (0.61%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.61%) Informatics
8 1 (0.61%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.61%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.61%) Social Media
8 1 (0.61%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.45%) Windows
2 7 (4.24%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.82%) UNIX
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.21%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.61%) OS/400
5 1 (0.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (33.94%) PRINCE2
2 49 (29.70%) Stakeholder Management
3 46 (27.88%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (10.30%) Service Management
5 15 (9.09%) Risk Management
6 14 (8.48%) Scrum
6 14 (8.48%) Test Planning
7 13 (7.88%) ITIL
7 13 (7.88%) Risk Analysis
8 12 (7.27%) Project Planning
9 11 (6.67%) UML
9 11 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
10 10 (6.06%) Migration
10 10 (6.06%) Service Delivery
10 10 (6.06%) PRINCE
10 10 (6.06%) Test Management
10 10 (6.06%) Network Architecture
11 9 (5.45%) Business Analysis
11 9 (5.45%) OO
11 9 (5.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.24%) C#
1 7 (4.24%) Java
2 3 (1.82%) SQL
3 1 (0.61%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.61%) C
3 1 (0.61%) PHP
3 1 (0.61%) RPG
3 1 (0.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 40 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 28 (16.97%) SC Cleared
3 16 (9.70%) ISEB
4 12 (7.27%) ISTQB
5 11 (6.67%) Degree
6 10 (6.06%) CCA
7 8 (4.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (4.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (2.42%) PMI Certification
9 4 (2.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (1.82%) PMP
10 3 (1.82%) MAPM
11 2 (1.21%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 2 (1.21%) ISEB Practitioner
12 1 (0.61%) APMP
12 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
12 1 (0.61%) ACCA
12 1 (0.61%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.85%) QA
2 7 (4.24%) SLA
3 5 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.82%) P3O
5 2 (1.21%) ISO 9000
5 2 (1.21%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 9 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 40 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.48%) Oracle
3 7 (4.24%) SAP
4 4 (2.42%) IBM
5 3 (1.82%) Thunderhead
6 2 (1.21%) EMC
6 2 (1.21%) Informatica
7 1 (0.61%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.61%) ESRI
7 1 (0.61%) Open Text
7 1 (0.61%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.61%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.61%) Ventyx
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