The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 West 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Project Manager
Rank 24 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 6.15% 5.41% 2.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.61% 6.25% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
Average daily rate £356 £344 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.56% -27.63%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +15.62%
Job Titles Category
West Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
121 32 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Wales 93.08% 86.49% 86.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 14 23
Average daily rate £388 £387 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £261 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £10.85 £16.20 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.02% +1.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Project Manager
Wales

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Swansea -16 8 £356 -18.62% 1
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager
Top 26 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) MS Project
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) VMware
6 2 (16.67%) ITSM
6 2 (16.67%) Transition Management
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (8.33%) TDD
7 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) UML
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (8.33%) IBM

Project Manager
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 5 (41.67%) MS Project
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 8 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (16.67%) Transition Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) ITSM
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) IBM