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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Management
Rank 16 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Contract jobs citing Project Management 65 70 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 9.37% 12.15% 8.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.32% 17.11% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 41 28
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£400 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £502 £400 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £15.58 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.75%
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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
488 409 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 70.32% 71.01% 68.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 271 233
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Average hourly rate £19.90 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £10.63 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £21.60 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -7 51 £395 +5.33% 13
West Wales +3 7 £495 +41.42% 10
North Wales +2 1 £300 -10.44% 1
Mid Wales - - - -
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Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 90 (54.22%) Finance
2 63 (37.95%) PRINCE2
3 48 (28.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (24.70%) Microsoft
5 39 (23.49%) MS Project
6 38 (22.89%) Security Cleared
7 33 (19.88%) MS Office
8 32 (19.28%) Banking
9 29 (17.47%) MS Excel
10 23 (13.86%) SC Cleared
11 19 (11.45%) MS PowerPoint
12 15 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (9.04%) Scrum
13 14 (8.43%) Service Management
13 14 (8.43%) AS400
13 14 (8.43%) Windows
13 14 (8.43%) PRINCE
13 14 (8.43%) Project Planning
14 13 (7.83%) Oracle
15 12 (7.23%) CCA
15 12 (7.23%) Windows 7
16 11 (6.63%) Risk Analysis
16 11 (6.63%) TestDirector
16 11 (6.63%) ISEB
16 11 (6.63%) ITIL
16 11 (6.63%) Risk Management
16 11 (6.63%) GAP Analysis
17 10 (6.02%) Migration
17 10 (6.02%) UML
17 10 (6.02%) .NET

Project Management
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (3.01%) SharePoint
1 5 (3.01%) OpenROAD
2 3 (1.81%) SAS
3 2 (1.20%) IIS
4 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.60%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.60%) Lync
4 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 39 (23.49%) MS Project
2 33 (19.88%) MS Office
3 29 (17.47%) MS Excel
4 19 (11.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (3.61%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (3.61%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.20%) Agresso
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.60%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.60%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle AGIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.81%) WAN
2 2 (1.20%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) MPLS
3 1 (0.60%) Wireless
3 1 (0.60%) Network Security
3 1 (0.60%) LAN
3 1 (0.60%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.01%) Ingres
2 2 (1.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.60%) DB2
3 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (6.63%) TestDirector
2 4 (2.41%) JIRA
2 4 (2.41%) Selenium
2 4 (2.41%) WebDriver
3 3 (1.81%) JUnit
3 3 (1.81%) TestNG
3 3 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.81%) TortoiseSVN
3 3 (1.81%) JMeter
3 3 (1.81%) Bugzilla
3 3 (1.81%) Subversion
4 2 (1.20%) Maven
4 2 (1.20%) Ant
4 2 (1.20%) Jenkins
General
1 90 (54.22%) Finance
2 32 (19.28%) Banking
3 6 (3.61%) Retail
4 3 (1.81%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.81%) Retail Banking
4 3 (1.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.60%) Billing
5 1 (0.60%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.60%) Legal
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.60%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 99 (59.64%) Project Manager
2 23 (13.86%) Analyst
3 9 (5.42%) Business Analyst
4 8 (4.82%) Change Manager
5 6 (3.61%) Change Project Manager
6 5 (3.01%) Business Change Manager
6 5 (3.01%) Service Manager
6 5 (3.01%) Architect
6 5 (3.01%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (3.01%) Business Project Manager
6 5 (3.01%) Business Manager
6 5 (3.01%) Business Change Project Manager
7 4 (2.41%) PMO Analyst
7 4 (2.41%) Agile Project Manager
7 4 (2.41%) Test Manager
7 4 (2.41%) Tester
7 4 (2.41%) Consultant
7 4 (2.41%) Support Analyst
7 4 (2.41%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (2.41%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.02%) .NET
2 5 (3.01%) J2EE
3 3 (1.81%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.20%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.43%) AS400
2 8 (4.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.81%) iSeries
3 3 (1.81%) Open Source
4 2 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.60%) GIS
5 1 (0.60%) Social Media
5 1 (0.60%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.60%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.60%) Informatics
5 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.43%) Windows
2 12 (7.23%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.61%) UNIX
3 6 (3.61%) AIX
4 5 (3.01%) Linux
5 2 (1.20%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.60%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (37.95%) PRINCE2
2 48 (28.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (9.04%) Scrum
3 15 (9.04%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (8.43%) PRINCE
4 14 (8.43%) Service Management
4 14 (8.43%) Project Planning
5 11 (6.63%) Risk Analysis
5 11 (6.63%) GAP Analysis
5 11 (6.63%) ITIL
5 11 (6.63%) Risk Management
6 10 (6.02%) Migration
6 10 (6.02%) UML
6 10 (6.02%) Network Architecture
7 9 (5.42%) Business Analysis
7 9 (5.42%) Quality Management
8 8 (4.82%) Service Delivery
8 8 (4.82%) OO
8 8 (4.82%) CRM
8 8 (4.82%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.41%) C#
1 4 (2.41%) Java
2 3 (1.81%) SQL
3 1 (0.60%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.60%) C
3 1 (0.60%) RPG
3 1 (0.60%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 38 (22.89%) Security Cleared
2 23 (13.86%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.23%) CCA
4 11 (6.63%) ISEB
5 10 (6.02%) Degree
6 8 (4.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (4.22%) ISTQB
7 7 (4.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (1.81%) MAPM
9 3 (1.81%) PMP
10 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.60%) ACCA
11 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.61%) SLA
1 6 (3.61%) QA
2 5 (3.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.81%) P3O
4 1 (0.60%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 6 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 41 (24.70%) Microsoft
2 13 (7.83%) Oracle
3 7 (4.22%) SAP
4 5 (3.01%) IBM
5 3 (1.81%) Thunderhead
6 2 (1.20%) Planview
6 2 (1.20%) EMC
6 2 (1.20%) Informatica
6 2 (1.20%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.60%) Remedy
7 1 (0.60%) ESRI
7 1 (0.60%) Open Text
7 1 (0.60%) Avaya
7 1 (0.60%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.60%) Ventyx
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