The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 10 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 101 70 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 12.72% 13.75% 7.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.32% 15.02% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 43 35
Average daily rate
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£400 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £288 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Job Titles Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
758 466 583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 95.47% 91.55% 92.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 279 297
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 30 32
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.85 £10.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £20.25 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.47 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.94%
Project Manager
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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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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 -4 86 £390 -1.51% 11
West Wales - 8 £508 -
Mid Wales +2 1 £350 +133.33%
Project Manager
UK

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 102 (58.29%) Project Management
2 96 (54.86%) Finance
3 78 (44.57%) PRINCE2
4 68 (38.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 37 (21.14%) Banking
6 27 (15.43%) MS Project
6 27 (15.43%) Microsoft
7 25 (14.29%) Security Cleared
8 18 (10.29%) SC Cleared
9 16 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (8.57%) MS Office
11 14 (8.00%) Oracle
12 13 (7.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 12 (6.86%) MS Excel
13 12 (6.86%) Project Planning
13 12 (6.86%) Scrum
14 11 (6.29%) PRINCE
14 11 (6.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 10 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
15 10 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
15 10 (5.71%) SAP
16 9 (5.14%) Change Management
16 9 (5.14%) Network Architecture
16 9 (5.14%) Waterfall
16 9 (5.14%) Guidewire
17 8 (4.57%) Retail
17 8 (4.57%) ITIL
17 8 (4.57%) ERP
18 7 (4.00%) Java
18 7 (4.00%) Service Management

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 4 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.71%) SAS
2 3 (1.71%) Lync
3 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 27 (15.43%) MS Project
2 15 (8.57%) MS Office
3 12 (6.86%) MS Excel
4 6 (3.43%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Oracle Receivables
2 5 (2.86%) Agresso
3 3 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.57%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.57%) Magento
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) LAN
1 1 (0.57%) VoIP
1 1 (0.57%) WAN
1 1 (0.57%) VPN
1 1 (0.57%) SAN
1 1 (0.57%) MPLS
1 1 (0.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.57%) SAP BW
General
1 96 (54.86%) Finance
2 37 (21.14%) Banking
3 8 (4.57%) Retail
4 6 (3.43%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.29%) Legal
6 3 (1.71%) Billing
6 3 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.14%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.57%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.14%) Web Services
2 1 (0.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.29%) AS400
2 3 (1.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.14%) Informatics
3 2 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.57%) iSeries
4 1 (0.57%) NHS
4 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.43%) Windows
2 5 (2.86%) Windows XP
3 4 (2.29%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.14%) Linux
5 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (58.29%) Project Management
2 78 (44.57%) PRINCE2
3 68 (38.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (9.14%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (6.86%) Scrum
5 12 (6.86%) Project Planning
6 11 (6.29%) PRINCE
7 10 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (5.71%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (5.14%) Change Management
8 9 (5.14%) Network Architecture
8 9 (5.14%) Waterfall
9 8 (4.57%) ITIL
9 8 (4.57%) ERP
10 7 (4.00%) Service Management
10 7 (4.00%) Risk Management
10 7 (4.00%) Migration
10 7 (4.00%) Change Control
11 6 (3.43%) ITSM
11 6 (3.43%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 7 (4.00%) Java
2 4 (2.29%) SQL
3 1 (0.57%) C
3 1 (0.57%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 18 (10.29%) SC Cleared
3 13 (7.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (6.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (4.00%) CCA
6 3 (1.71%) MAPM
6 3 (1.71%) APMP
7 2 (1.14%) Degree
7 2 (1.14%) ISEB
7 2 (1.14%) PMP
8 1 (0.57%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.71%) P3O
2 2 (1.14%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (1.14%) GAMP
2 2 (1.14%) GxP
3 1 (0.57%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) XenApp
Vendors
1 27 (15.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.00%) Oracle
3 10 (5.71%) SAP
4 9 (5.14%) Guidewire
5 7 (4.00%) Thunderhead
6 4 (2.29%) VMware
7 3 (1.71%) IBM
8 2 (1.14%) Planview
8 2 (1.14%) EMC
8 2 (1.14%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.57%) Citrix
9 1 (0.57%) Avaya
9 1 (0.57%) JD Edwards
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Rate: £38 - £45 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wales
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Rate: £400 - £450 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wales
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £500 - 540 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £34821.00 - £44759.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
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