The table below looks at the statistics for the Project Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the West 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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Project Manager
Rank 13 24 10
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 12 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 10.00% 5.00% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.53% 5.47% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £356 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% +42.40%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.22% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -0.39%
Project Manager
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West 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
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
114 128 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 95.00% 91.43% 87.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 105 16
Average daily rate £425 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 4
Average hourly rate £13.75 £10.85 £16.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.72% -33.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

Project Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

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

Project Manager Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Project Manager
Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Project Manager Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

Project Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Project Manager across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Project Manager Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

Project Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Project Manager Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 4 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Swansea +13 12 £400 +12.35%
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 18 (62.07%) Finance
2 17 (58.62%) PRINCE2
3 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
4 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (37.93%) MS Project
5 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
6 10 (34.48%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
9 6 (20.69%) Project Management
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
11 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
11 4 (13.79%) ITSM
11 4 (13.79%) Transition Management
12 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
12 3 (10.34%) Migration
13 2 (6.90%) QA
13 2 (6.90%) Change Control
14 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
14 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
14 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
14 1 (3.45%) Scrum
14 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 1 (3.45%) C
14 1 (3.45%) Windows
14 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
14 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
14 1 (3.45%) Coaching
14 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
General
1 18 (62.07%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) PRINCE2
2 12 (41.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (34.48%) Risk Assessment
4 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
6 6 (20.69%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Project Planning
7 4 (13.79%) ITSM
7 4 (13.79%) Transition Management
8 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
8 3 (10.34%) Migration
9 2 (6.90%) Change Control
10 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
10 1 (3.45%) Asset Management
10 1 (3.45%) Scrum
10 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.45%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (48.28%) Security Cleared
2 11 (37.93%) SC Cleared
3 8 (27.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (3.45%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft