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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Management
Rank 27 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs citing Project Management 56 100 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.21% 12.36% 12.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.02% 15.87% 17.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 55 28
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£356 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £219 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.42 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.22% -
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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
621 630 315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 79.92% 77.87% 72.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 404 193
Average daily rate £365 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 10
Average hourly rate £14.19 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.26% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £15.32 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £52.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.66% -6.25%

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 1 June 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
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 1 June 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 -13 51 £356 -5.06% 7
West Wales +9 2 - - 2
North Wales - 2 £270 - 1
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Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 57 (46.34%) Finance
2 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (34.15%) PRINCE2
4 27 (21.95%) Risk Management
5 25 (20.33%) ITIL
6 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
6 23 (18.70%) Service Management
7 22 (17.89%) Security Cleared
8 21 (17.07%) SDLC
9 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
10 17 (13.82%) Service Delivery
10 17 (13.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 16 (13.01%) SC Cleared
11 16 (13.01%) Scrum
12 15 (12.20%) Migration
12 15 (12.20%) MS Project
13 14 (11.38%) MS Excel
13 14 (11.38%) ITSM
13 14 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (11.38%) Banking
13 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
14 13 (10.57%) .NET
15 12 (9.76%) MS Office
15 12 (9.76%) SLA
16 11 (8.94%) SQL
16 11 (8.94%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (8.94%) Degree
17 10 (8.13%) Business Analysis
18 9 (7.32%) Project Planning
18 9 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 7 (5.69%) IIS
2 6 (4.88%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.63%) IBM Notes
4 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.63%) Confluence
4 2 (1.63%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.81%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (12.20%) MS Project
2 14 (11.38%) MS Excel
3 12 (9.76%) MS Office
4 4 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.63%) Agresso
2 1 (0.81%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.81%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.81%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.81%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.50%) Office 365
2 3 (2.44%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.44%) LDAP
2 2 (1.63%) Wireless
2 2 (1.63%) Firewall
2 2 (1.63%) Intranet
2 2 (1.63%) Internet
2 2 (1.63%) LAN
2 2 (1.63%) VoIP
2 2 (1.63%) WAN
2 2 (1.63%) VLAN
3 1 (0.81%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.81%) HSRP
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (0.81%) Softswitch
3 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.81%) ISDN
3 1 (0.81%) VRRP
3 1 (0.81%) SAN
3 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.88%) Firebird
3 4 (3.25%) DB2
3 4 (3.25%) Ingres
4 2 (1.63%) MySQL
4 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.81%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (4.07%) TestDirector
2 2 (1.63%) JMeter
2 2 (1.63%) JIRA
2 2 (1.63%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.63%) Selenium
2 2 (1.63%) Subversion
2 2 (1.63%) SpecFlow
2 2 (1.63%) Cucumber
General
1 57 (46.34%) Finance
2 14 (11.38%) Banking
3 5 (4.07%) Retail
4 4 (3.25%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.44%) Legal
6 2 (1.63%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.81%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.81%) Law
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.81%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 53 (43.09%) Project Manager
2 27 (21.95%) Analyst
3 13 (10.57%) Business Analyst
4 11 (8.94%) Service Manager
5 9 (7.32%) Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Applications Support
6 8 (6.50%) Support Analyst
6 8 (6.50%) Applications Support Analyst
7 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (5.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 6 (4.88%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (4.07%) Analyst Developer
10 4 (3.25%) DBA
10 4 (3.25%) Applications Developer
10 4 (3.25%) Senior Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Transition Manager
10 4 (3.25%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Service Transition Manager
11 3 (2.44%) Project Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.57%) .NET
2 8 (6.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (4.07%) Entity Framework
3 5 (4.07%) .NET Framework
3 5 (4.07%) WCF
3 5 (4.07%) XML
4 4 (3.25%) Web Services
5 3 (2.44%) HTML
6 2 (1.63%) VXML
6 2 (1.63%) CSS
6 2 (1.63%) JSON
6 2 (1.63%) jQuery
7 1 (0.81%) XHTML
7 1 (0.81%) J2EE
7 1 (0.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.88%) AS400
2 6 (4.88%) NHS
3 5 (4.07%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.25%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.25%) iSeries
4 4 (3.25%) User Experience
5 2 (1.63%) IVR
5 2 (1.63%) Clustering
5 2 (1.63%) Economics
5 2 (1.63%) BYOD
6 1 (0.81%) PACS
6 1 (0.81%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.81%) Life Science
6 1 (0.81%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.88%) AIX
1 6 (4.88%) Linux
2 5 (4.07%) UNIX
2 5 (4.07%) Windows
3 4 (3.25%) OS/400
4 2 (1.63%) Android
4 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (34.15%) PRINCE2
3 27 (21.95%) Risk Management
4 25 (20.33%) ITIL
5 23 (18.70%) Service Management
6 21 (17.07%) SDLC
7 17 (13.82%) Service Delivery
8 16 (13.01%) Scrum
9 15 (12.20%) Migration
10 14 (11.38%) ITSM
10 14 (11.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (8.13%) Business Analysis
12 9 (7.32%) Project Planning
13 8 (6.50%) UML
13 8 (6.50%) Data Migration
13 8 (6.50%) Software Engineering
13 8 (6.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (6.50%) Change Control
14 7 (5.69%) OO
15 6 (4.88%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 11 (8.94%) SQL
2 8 (6.50%) T-SQL
2 8 (6.50%) C#
3 6 (4.88%) C
4 5 (4.07%) VB.NET
5 4 (3.25%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.25%) RPG
5 4 (3.25%) COBOL
5 4 (3.25%) Java
6 2 (1.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (17.89%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 16 (13.01%) SC Cleared
4 11 (8.94%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (8.94%) Degree
5 9 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (4.88%) ISEB
7 5 (4.07%) MAPM
8 3 (2.44%) PMP
8 3 (2.44%) PMI Certification
9 2 (1.63%) CCNP
9 2 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.81%) APMG
10 1 (0.81%) APMP
10 1 (0.81%) MCTS
10 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.81%) CCA
10 1 (0.81%) CCNA
10 1 (0.81%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.76%) SLA
2 5 (4.07%) P3O
3 3 (2.44%) QA
3 3 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.81%) HL7
4 1 (0.81%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 23 (18.70%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.25%) IBM
3 3 (2.44%) Google
3 3 (2.44%) Fujitsu
3 3 (2.44%) SAP
3 3 (2.44%) Oracle
3 3 (2.44%) Avaya
4 2 (1.63%) Lotus
4 2 (1.63%) Sage
4 2 (1.63%) Cisco
4 2 (1.63%) VMware
4 2 (1.63%) Alterian
5 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.81%) Teradata
5 1 (0.81%) Casewise
5 1 (0.81%) WatchGuard
5 1 (0.81%) SonicWALL
5 1 (0.81%) HP
5 1 (0.81%) Dell
5 1 (0.81%) Cognos
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