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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 22 49 20
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -29
Contract jobs citing Project Management 40 38 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.55% 4.32% 9.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.95% 5.29% 11.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 30 50
Median daily rate £363 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £222 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.75 £31.44 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.91% +4.80%
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
503 719 619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 82.32% 81.80% 79.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 528 425
Median daily rate £408 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 29 9
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -26.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.50 £40.00 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +26.94%

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 24 September 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
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 24 September 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 +25 37 £375 - 8
North Wales - 2 £130 -
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.32%) PRINCE2
3 17 (22.97%) Finance
4 14 (18.92%) ITIL
4 14 (18.92%) Security Cleared
5 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
5 13 (17.57%) Scrum
6 12 (16.22%) Service Management
6 12 (16.22%) ISEB
6 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (16.22%) Change Control
7 11 (14.86%) NHS
7 11 (14.86%) Windows
7 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
8 10 (13.51%) Project Governance
9 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
9 9 (12.16%) PHP
10 8 (10.81%) MySQL
10 8 (10.81%) SAP
10 8 (10.81%) Apache
10 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (10.81%) e-Learning
10 8 (10.81%) Moodle
11 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
11 7 (9.46%) Migration
11 7 (9.46%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (9.46%) Degree
11 7 (9.46%) Selenium
11 7 (9.46%) Penetration Testing
11 7 (9.46%) Software Testing

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 (10.81%) Apache
1 8 (10.81%) Moodle
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.35%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.35%) MS Project
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.35%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) WAN
2 4 (5.41%) Broadband
2 4 (5.41%) Ethernet
3 3 (4.05%) LAN
3 3 (4.05%) SAN
3 3 (4.05%) VoIP
4 2 (2.70%) SNMP
4 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.35%) BGP
5 1 (1.35%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.35%) Bluetooth
5 1 (1.35%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.35%) Firewall
5 1 (1.35%) HSRP
5 1 (1.35%) Internet
5 1 (1.35%) Intranet
5 1 (1.35%) Network Security
5 1 (1.35%) TACACS
5 1 (1.35%) VPN
5 1 (1.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.81%) MySQL
4 5 (6.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (4.05%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (2.70%) GIS
7 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
1 7 (9.46%) HP UFT
1 7 (9.46%) Selenium
1 7 (9.46%) WinRunner
2 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.70%) StarTeam
2 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.35%) Automotive
3 1 (1.35%) Billing
3 1 (1.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (32.43%) Project Manager
2 12 (16.22%) Analyst
3 8 (10.81%) Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Moodle Developer
5 6 (8.11%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.11%) Software Developer
6 5 (6.76%) Consultant
7 4 (5.41%) Product Specialist
7 4 (5.41%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.05%) PHP Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Programme Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 3 (4.05%) Technical Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Test Automation Consultant
8 3 (4.05%) Test Consultant
9 2 (2.70%) Implementation Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) Gherkin
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
2 1 (1.35%) Middleware
2 1 (1.35%) RESTful
2 1 (1.35%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) Management Information System
1 11 (14.86%) NHS
2 8 (10.81%) e-Learning
3 6 (8.11%) Informatics
4 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.41%) AS400
5 4 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.05%) CESG
6 3 (4.05%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (1.35%) ASIC
7 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (1.35%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (1.35%) IPTV
7 1 (1.35%) New Media
7 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) SUSE
3 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (24.32%) PRINCE2
3 14 (18.92%) ITIL
4 13 (17.57%) Scrum
5 12 (16.22%) Change Control
5 12 (16.22%) Service Management
6 10 (13.51%) Project Governance
7 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.46%) Migration
8 7 (9.46%) Penetration Testing
8 7 (9.46%) Software Testing
8 7 (9.46%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (6.76%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (6.76%) Information Security
9 5 (6.76%) ITIL V3
9 5 (6.76%) PRINCE
9 5 (6.76%) Six Sigma
10 4 (5.41%) Risk Management
10 4 (5.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) PHP
2 4 (5.41%) SQL
3 3 (4.05%) C
4 2 (2.70%) C#
4 2 (2.70%) C++
5 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (18.92%) Security Cleared
2 12 (16.22%) ISEB
3 9 (12.16%) SC Cleared
4 7 (9.46%) Degree
4 7 (9.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 5 (6.76%) APMP
6 3 (4.05%) CISSP
6 3 (4.05%) CLAS
6 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.35%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (1.35%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.35%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) Ansible
1 1 (1.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) SAP
2 7 (9.46%) HP
3 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.05%) Citrix
4 3 (4.05%) NetApp
4 3 (4.05%) VMware
5 2 (2.70%) BT
5 2 (2.70%) Coverity
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco
6 1 (1.35%) F5
6 1 (1.35%) Genesys
6 1 (1.35%) Lotus
6 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
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Posted: 3 days ago
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