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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 9 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 12 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 16.22% 5.56% 10.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.44% 5.66% 11.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
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£409 £359 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.77% -24.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £37.40 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.61% +15.07%
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
73 53 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 98.65% 98.15% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 13
Average daily rate £457 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.57% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 9
Average hourly rate £13.05 £22.50 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +3.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
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 22 December 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
Swansea +8 12 £409 +13.77% 1
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 17 (68.00%) PRINCE2
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
3 11 (44.00%) Project Management
4 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 8 (32.00%) Oracle
5 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (28.00%) MS Project
7 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle Receivables
8 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
8 3 (12.00%) QA
8 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.00%) Coaching
9 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
9 2 (8.00%) Migration
9 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
9 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.00%) C
10 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (4.00%) PMP
10 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
10 1 (4.00%) ITSM
10 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
10 1 (4.00%) General Ledger
10 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
10 1 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 7 (28.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Payables
General
1 17 (68.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) General Ledger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) PRINCE2
2 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (44.00%) Project Management
4 8 (32.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (24.00%) Risk Assessment
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.00%) ITSM
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE
8 1 (4.00%) Cash Management
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Project Management
8 1 (4.00%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.00%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft