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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
UK / Wales
Rank 37 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-19 0
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 29 62 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.66% 10.37% 8.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.83% 10.86% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 49 29
Median daily rate £413 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £309 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £427 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £413
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £54.00 £49.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.20% +22.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.12 £31.25 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-16.40% -20.88%

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
600 571 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.46% 95.48% 98.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 406 403
Median daily rate £400 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £181 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 26 40
Median hourly rate £12.38 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.75 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.20 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -8 27 £410 +2.50% 3
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 22 (44.90%) Project Management
2 15 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (26.53%) Finance
3 13 (26.53%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.29%) SAP
4 7 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 6 (12.24%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (10.20%) Avaya
6 5 (10.20%) PMP
6 5 (10.20%) PCI DSS
7 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.16%) PMI Certification
7 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
7 4 (8.16%) Information Security
7 4 (8.16%) Service Management
8 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
8 3 (6.12%) ERP
8 3 (6.12%) ITIL
8 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (6.12%) NHS
8 3 (6.12%) PMI
8 3 (6.12%) Data Mapping
8 3 (6.12%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (6.12%) ISMS
8 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
9 2 (4.08%) Microservices
9 2 (4.08%) Robotics
9 2 (4.08%) Business Transformation
9 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) BGP
1 1 (2.04%) BIG-IP
1 1 (2.04%) EIGRP
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) HSRP
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
1 1 (2.04%) LAN
1 1 (2.04%) NetScaler
1 1 (2.04%) Network Security
1 1 (2.04%) TACACS
1 1 (2.04%) VoIP
1 1 (2.04%) VPN
1 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Advertising
3 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Middleware
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.12%) NHS
1 3 (6.12%) PMI
2 2 (4.08%) Robotics
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Project Management
2 15 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (26.53%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.24%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.16%) Information Security
6 4 (8.16%) Service Management
6 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.12%) Data Mapping
7 3 (6.12%) ERP
7 3 (6.12%) ISMS
7 3 (6.12%) ITIL
7 3 (6.12%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (4.08%) CRM
8 2 (4.08%) Information Management
8 2 (4.08%) PRINCE
8 2 (4.08%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 5 (10.20%) PMP
2 4 (8.16%) PMI Certification
3 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (4.08%) CISSP
5 1 (2.04%) APMP
5 1 (2.04%) Degree
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) SAP
2 5 (10.20%) Avaya
3 1 (2.04%) F5
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Sage
3 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
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