The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role 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 Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 32 10 6
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 45 94 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.75% 11.66% 14.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 12.52% 16.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 52 40
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£356 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £291 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £526
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £36.75 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-0.68% -2.77%
Project Manager
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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
735 751 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 93.87% 93.18% 93.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 467 236
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £195 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 31
Average hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £10.94 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £26.00 £36.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Project Manager in the job title across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 May 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 -15 36 £356 -8.12% 5
West Wales +15 9 £500 +40.44%
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title.

1 56 (51.85%) Finance
2 54 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 52 (48.15%) Project Management
4 32 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (17.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 18 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 16 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 16 (14.81%) Security Cleared
9 15 (13.89%) MS Project
10 13 (12.04%) Project Planning
11 12 (11.11%) SC Cleared
12 10 (9.26%) Scrum
13 9 (8.33%) Service Delivery
13 9 (8.33%) Banking
13 9 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
13 9 (8.33%) Data Centre
14 8 (7.41%) PRINCE
14 8 (7.41%) ERP
15 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
16 6 (5.56%) Migration
16 6 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
16 6 (5.56%) SharePoint
16 6 (5.56%) Change Management
16 6 (5.56%) Change Control
16 6 (5.56%) Office 365
17 5 (4.63%) P3O
17 5 (4.63%) Coaching
17 5 (4.63%) Internet
17 5 (4.63%) DSDM

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Project Manager in their job title 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 with Project Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.93%) Lync
4 1 (0.93%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (13.89%) MS Project
2 3 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.85%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.56%) Office 365
2 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) Internet
2 4 (3.70%) Intranet
3 2 (1.85%) Wireless
3 2 (1.85%) LAN
3 2 (1.85%) WAN
4 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) SAN
4 1 (0.93%) Firewall
4 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) Ingres
2 1 (0.93%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 56 (51.85%) Finance
2 9 (8.33%) Banking
3 5 (4.63%) Retail
4 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.63%) HTML
1 5 (4.63%) Web Services
2 4 (3.70%) XML
2 4 (3.70%) CSS
3 3 (2.78%) .NET
4 1 (0.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.70%) User Experience
3 2 (1.85%) Economics
4 1 (0.93%) IPTV
4 1 (0.93%) Life Science
4 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.93%) New Media
4 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.93%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.70%) AIX
1 4 (3.70%) Linux
2 2 (1.85%) Windows
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 52 (48.15%) Project Management
3 32 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 13 (12.04%) Project Planning
7 10 (9.26%) Scrum
8 9 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.41%) ERP
9 8 (7.41%) PRINCE
10 6 (5.56%) Change Management
10 6 (5.56%) Change Control
10 6 (5.56%) Migration
11 5 (4.63%) Coaching
11 5 (4.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (4.63%) DSDM
12 4 (3.70%) E-Commerce
12 4 (3.70%) HOOD
12 4 (3.70%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.78%) C
2 1 (0.93%) Java
2 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (17.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 16 (14.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 16 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.11%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.63%) MAPM
5 2 (1.85%) PMP
5 2 (1.85%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.93%) Degree
6 1 (0.93%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) P3O
2 1 (0.93%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.70%) Alterian
3 2 (1.85%) IBM
3 2 (1.85%) EMC
3 2 (1.85%) Lotus
3 2 (1.85%) Oracle
3 2 (1.85%) BT
4 1 (0.93%) Thunderhead
4 1 (0.93%) VMware
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco
4 1 (0.93%) Sage
4 1 (0.93%) CheckPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Blue Coat
4 1 (0.93%) Guidewire
4 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow
Gwent
CPS Group UK
Rate: £100 - 225 per day + Flexible upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Rate: £100 - 225 per day + Flexible upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago