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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Manager
UK / Wales
Rank 28 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 37 54 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.50% 8.07% 8.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.69% 8.29% 9.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 43 33
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £415
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +1.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £54.00 £51.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.85% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £31.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-12.80% -21.87%

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
650 651 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.58% 97.31% 96.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 468 461 405
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 35
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +4 33 £394 -1.56% 5
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 26 (42.62%) Project Management
2 18 (29.51%) Finance
3 17 (27.87%) PRINCE2
4 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
6 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (11.48%) MS Project
7 7 (11.48%) SAP
7 7 (11.48%) Supplier Management
8 6 (9.84%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (9.84%) SharePoint
9 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (8.20%) Avaya
9 5 (8.20%) Oracle
9 5 (8.20%) PRINCE
9 5 (8.20%) PCI DSS
10 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.56%) PMP
10 4 (6.56%) Service Management
10 4 (6.56%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (6.56%) Information Security
11 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
11 3 (4.92%) Information Management
11 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
11 3 (4.92%) NHS
11 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (4.92%) PMI
11 3 (4.92%) ERP
11 3 (4.92%) ITIL
11 3 (4.92%) Portfolio Management

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 6 (9.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) MS Project
2 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.64%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Intranet
1 1 (1.64%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.64%) Big Data
2 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Back Office
2 2 (3.28%) French Language
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Middleware
1 2 (3.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.92%) NHS
1 3 (4.92%) PMI
2 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.28%) Robotics
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) Project Management
2 17 (27.87%) PRINCE2
3 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.48%) Supplier Management
6 6 (9.84%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (8.20%) PRINCE
8 4 (6.56%) Information Security
8 4 (6.56%) Service Management
8 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
9 3 (4.92%) Data Mapping
9 3 (4.92%) ERP
9 3 (4.92%) Information Management
9 3 (4.92%) ISMS
9 3 (4.92%) ITIL
9 3 (4.92%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (3.28%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (3.28%) Change Management
10 2 (3.28%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.28%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (6.56%) PMP
3 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.28%) CISSP
4 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) APMP
5 1 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) SAP
3 5 (8.20%) Avaya
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) Sage
4 1 (1.64%) ServiceNow
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £320 - £321 per annum + Depending on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Michael Bailey Associates
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago