The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Project Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Project Manager
Rank 49 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 13 45 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.08% 5.21% 6.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 5.43% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 36 38
Median daily rate £375 £376 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.33% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £440 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £35.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.79% +19.31%
Project Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
614 829 753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 98.24% 96.06% 96.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 594 513
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 51 27
Median hourly rate £12.38 £11.89 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.12% -25.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £21.85 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Wales region that featured Project Manager in the job title.

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Project Manager across the Wales region.

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager across the Wales region.

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Project Manager
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 Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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 -2 13 £375 -2.59% 1
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 24 (66.67%) Project Management
2 11 (30.56%) Finance
3 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
4 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Project Governance
6 5 (13.89%) SAP
6 5 (13.89%) Web Services
7 4 (11.11%) NHS
7 4 (11.11%) Scrum
8 3 (8.33%) Six Sigma
8 3 (8.33%) Service Management
8 3 (8.33%) PRINCE
8 3 (8.33%) Internet
8 3 (8.33%) WAN
8 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (8.33%) HTML
8 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
8 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (8.33%) Office 365
8 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (8.33%) APMP
9 2 (5.56%) Robotics
9 2 (5.56%) Welsh Language
9 2 (5.56%) Web Development
9 2 (5.56%) Alterian
9 2 (5.56%) BT

Project Manager Skill Set
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 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) CMS
2 2 (5.56%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) Internet
1 3 (8.33%) WAN
2 2 (5.56%) Broadband
2 2 (5.56%) Ethernet
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) Intranet
3 1 (2.78%) BGP
3 1 (2.78%) BIG-IP
3 1 (2.78%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.78%) HSRP
3 1 (2.78%) LAN
3 1 (2.78%) NetScaler
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
3 1 (2.78%) TACACS
3 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.78%) DataStage
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Web Services
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) Middleware
3 2 (5.56%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) NHS
2 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Robotics
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.78%) Informatics
4 1 (2.78%) IPTV
4 1 (2.78%) LIMS
4 1 (2.78%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Project Management
2 10 (27.78%) PRINCE2
2 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (16.67%) Project Governance
5 4 (11.11%) Scrum
6 3 (8.33%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (8.33%) PRINCE
6 3 (8.33%) Service Management
6 3 (8.33%) Six Sigma
7 2 (5.56%) CAD
7 2 (5.56%) Change Control
7 2 (5.56%) Coaching
7 2 (5.56%) Content Management
7 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
7 2 (5.56%) Microservices
7 2 (5.56%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.56%) Web Development
8 1 (2.78%) MVC
8 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
1 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) APMP
1 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) Alterian
2 2 (5.56%) BT
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
3 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.78%) F5
3 1 (2.78%) Lotus
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft