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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Management
Rank 12 19 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Project Management 76 54 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 11.97% 7.92% 14.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.92% 10.38% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 25 44
Average daily rate £350 £375 £386
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £241 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £475 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £28.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.34 £31.47 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.43%
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
546 520 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 85.98% 76.25% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 322 216
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 12
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £29.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Management within the Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +8 72 £350 -6.66% 6
West Wales +6 2 £150 -62.14% 2
North Wales - 2 £288 - 1
Project Management
UK

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 39 (33.05%) PRINCE2
2 33 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (22.88%) Finance
4 25 (21.19%) Scrum
5 21 (17.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (15.25%) MS Excel
7 17 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (13.56%) Software Testing
9 15 (12.71%) MS Project
9 15 (12.71%) Migration
10 14 (11.86%) MS Visio
10 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
11 13 (11.02%) NHS
11 13 (11.02%) ITIL
11 13 (11.02%) Project Governance
12 12 (10.17%) HTML
12 12 (10.17%) Degree
13 11 (9.32%) Test Management
13 11 (9.32%) SQL
13 11 (9.32%) Agile Project Management
14 10 (8.47%) Service Management
14 10 (8.47%) Test Scripting
14 10 (8.47%) HL7
14 10 (8.47%) Programme Management
15 9 (7.63%) ISTQB
15 9 (7.63%) Security Cleared
15 9 (7.63%) Risk Management
15 9 (7.63%) MS Office
15 9 (7.63%) XML
15 9 (7.63%) CRM

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.54%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.85%) CMS
3 1 (0.85%) Confluence
3 1 (0.85%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.85%) IIS
3 1 (0.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.71%) MS Project
3 14 (11.86%) MS Visio
4 9 (7.63%) MS Office
5 8 (6.78%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.85%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.39%) Office 365
2 2 (1.69%) GitHub
2 2 (1.69%) SaaS
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.63%) Internet
2 7 (5.93%) SAN
3 3 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.54%) NAS
3 3 (2.54%) Network Security
4 2 (1.69%) LAN
4 2 (1.69%) WAN
5 1 (0.85%) DWDM
5 1 (0.85%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.54%) GIS
3 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.85%) MS Access
4 1 (0.85%) MySQL
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Git (software)
1 8 (6.78%) Subversion
2 3 (2.54%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.54%) JIRA
2 3 (2.54%) Selenium
2 3 (2.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.69%) HP UFT
3 2 (1.69%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.85%) GoLive
4 1 (0.85%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.85%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (22.88%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Retail
3 4 (3.39%) Banking
4 3 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.69%) Advertising
5 2 (1.69%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (38.14%) Project Manager
2 27 (22.88%) Analyst
3 11 (9.32%) Developer
3 11 (9.32%) Test Analyst
4 10 (8.47%) Lead Test Analyst
5 8 (6.78%) Agile Project Manager
6 7 (5.93%) Architect
6 7 (5.93%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.24%) Asset Management Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.24%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 5 (4.24%) Software Analyst
8 4 (3.39%) Consultant
8 4 (3.39%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (3.39%) iOS Developer
9 3 (2.54%) Business Change Manager
9 3 (2.54%) Business Change Project Manager
9 3 (2.54%) CRM Project Manager
9 3 (2.54%) Programme Manager
9 3 (2.54%) Programme Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.17%) HTML
2 9 (7.63%) XML
3 4 (3.39%) CSS
3 4 (3.39%) CSS3
3 4 (3.39%) HTML5
4 3 (2.54%) Middleware
5 2 (1.69%) .NET
6 1 (0.85%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.85%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.85%) CGI
6 1 (0.85%) DHTML
6 1 (0.85%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.41%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (11.02%) NHS
3 8 (6.78%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.08%) Data Integration
5 4 (3.39%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 4 (3.39%) User Experience
6 3 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.54%) LIMS
7 2 (1.69%) CMDB
8 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.85%) Economics
8 1 (0.85%) Informatics
8 1 (0.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.78%) Windows
2 7 (5.93%) Android
3 4 (3.39%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.39%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.69%) Linux
6 1 (0.85%) pSOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.05%) PRINCE2
2 33 (27.97%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (21.19%) Scrum
4 21 (17.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (13.56%) Software Testing
6 15 (12.71%) Migration
7 13 (11.02%) ITIL
7 13 (11.02%) Project Governance
8 11 (9.32%) Agile Project Management
8 11 (9.32%) Test Management
9 10 (8.47%) Programme Management
9 10 (8.47%) Service Management
9 10 (8.47%) Test Scripting
10 9 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (7.63%) CRM
10 9 (7.63%) Functional Testing
10 9 (7.63%) Non-Functional Testing
10 9 (7.63%) Risk Management
11 8 (6.78%) OOP
11 8 (6.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.32%) SQL
2 6 (5.08%) Java
2 6 (5.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.54%) C
4 2 (1.69%) C#
5 1 (0.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.85%) RPG
5 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.85%) VB
5 1 (0.85%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) Degree
2 9 (7.63%) ISTQB
2 9 (7.63%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (4.24%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.24%) PMP
5 4 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (2.54%) MAPM
6 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.69%) ISEB
7 2 (1.69%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.85%) APMP
8 1 (0.85%) BICSI Certification
8 1 (0.85%) CAPM
8 1 (0.85%) CISM
8 1 (0.85%) CISSP
8 1 (0.85%) GIAC
8 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.85%) PgMP
8 1 (0.85%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.47%) HL7
2 5 (4.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (2.54%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.54%) P3O
4 2 (1.69%) QA
5 1 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.85%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.93%) SCCM
2 3 (2.54%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.69%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (1.69%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (1.69%) WSUS
4 1 (0.85%) Ansible
4 1 (0.85%) Nagios
4 1 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.85%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (11.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.63%) ServiceNow
3 7 (5.93%) HP
4 6 (5.08%) SAP
5 5 (4.24%) VMware
6 4 (3.39%) BMC
6 4 (3.39%) Remedy
7 3 (2.54%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.54%) Cisco
7 3 (2.54%) Citrix
7 3 (2.54%) ESRI
7 3 (2.54%) Juniper
7 3 (2.54%) NetApp
8 2 (1.69%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.69%) CA
8 2 (1.69%) IBM
8 2 (1.69%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.85%) Adobe
9 1 (0.85%) Lotus
9 1 (0.85%) Telerik
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