Period
to 24 January 2020

The median contractor rate for a Financial Services Project Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 24 January 2020.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Project Manager - Financial Services
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - +62 -
Contract jobs requiring a Financial Services Project Manager 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.20% - 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Cardiff median daily rate £425 - £398
10th Percentile £413 - £382
90th Percentile £438 - £416
South Wales median daily rate £425 - £398
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Cardiff
Contract vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 482 848 620
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.14% 96.80% 96.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 616 416
Cardiff median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% -
10th Percentile £170 £263 £162
90th Percentile £575 £613 £488
South Wales median daily rate £425 £420 £375
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 31
Cardiff median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +42.86% +2.19%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £42.00 £133.75 £20.25
South Wales median hourly rate £16.75 £17.19 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.55% +14.58% -2.44%

Financial Services Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings that featured Financial Services Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Financial Services Project Manager in Cardiff

Financial Services Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Financial Services Project Manager in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for Financial Services Project Manager in Cardiff

Financial Services Project Manager Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 January 2020, Financial Services Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region featuring Financial Services Project Manager in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model

Financial Services Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Target Operating Model