Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Microsoft Project skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Project over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft Project
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 50 75
Rank change year-on-year +6 +25 -21
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Project 15 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.44% 1.09% 0.81%
As % of the Applications category 26.79% 10.53% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 7
Cardiff median daily rate £300 £225 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% -33.33%
10th Percentile £134 £175 £166
90th Percentile £467 £338 £360
South Wales median daily rate £325 £225 £350
% change year-on-year +44.22% -35.71% -8.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £36.25 - -

Microsoft Project is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 56 57 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 9.11% 10.33% 8.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 64
Cardiff median daily rate £300 £225 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -30.77% -
10th Percentile £120 £128 £159
90th Percentile £376 £393 £411
South Wales median daily rate £300 £225 £325
% change year-on-year +33.33% -30.77% +3.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.59 £11.17 £10.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.53% +8.98% -30.51%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £9.18
90th Percentile £30.50 £16.38 £11.93
South Wales median hourly rate £27.50 £12.30 £10.63
% change year-on-year +123.58% +15.76% -29.17%

Microsoft Project
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Microsoft Project as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Project in Cardiff

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Project in Cardiff

Microsoft Project
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Cardiff over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Project in Cardiff

Microsoft Project
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Project in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Project in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Project also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Microsoft Project.

1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
3 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (33.33%) NHS
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Coaching
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Critical Path Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
6 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (13.33%) PMI
6 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (13.33%) Banking
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) Change Control
6 2 (13.33%) JIRA
6 2 (13.33%) Trello
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring

Microsoft Project
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Trello
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 2 (13.33%) IT Support
2 2 (13.33%) Project Planner
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) GDPR Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (6.67%) IT Technician
3 1 (6.67%) Online Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) PMO Assistant
3 1 (6.67%) Project Assistant
3 1 (6.67%) Project Support Assistant
3 1 (6.67%) Subject Matter Expert
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) NHS
2 2 (13.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Coaching
4 3 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Critical Path Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
5 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Demand Management
6 1 (6.67%) Document Management
6 1 (6.67%) Information Governance
6 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (13.33%) PMI Certification
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PMO
2 1 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft