Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Project Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Management over the 6 months to 24 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.

Project Management
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 9 22
Rank change year-on-year -24 +13 -10
Contract jobs citing Project Management 24 57 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 4.01% 10.23% 8.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.63% 12.28% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 50 63
Cardiff median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £325 £237 £228
90th Percentile £503 £575 £448
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -11.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Cardiff median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year +15.38% - -

Project Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 518 464 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.48% 83.30% 81.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 377 592
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £175 £189 £225
90th Percentile £500 £525 £462
South Wales median daily rate £380 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 14
Cardiff median hourly rate £18.00 £15.25 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.03% +2.52% +21.43%
10th Percentile £13.30 £10.75 £10.05
90th Percentile £35.90 £36.55 £21.05
South Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.38 £15.88
% change year-on-year +12.60% +15.75% +9.48%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Cardiff

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Management in Cardiff

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Management in Cardiff over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Management in Cardiff

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management 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 Project Management.

1 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
2 10 (41.67%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Migration
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (25.00%) XML
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 5 (20.83%) HL7
4 5 (20.83%) Release Management
4 5 (20.83%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
4 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) JCAPS
4 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
4 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (20.83%) XSLT
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) SOAP
4 5 (20.83%) C++
4 5 (20.83%) IBM
4 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) InterSystems
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) Fiorano
4 5 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft

Project Management
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 (20.83%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (20.83%) JCAPS
1 5 (20.83%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.33%) JIRA
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Spanish Language
4 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Lead Test Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) GDPR Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Project Planner
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Transformation Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Transformation Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Migration Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Junior Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) LAMP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) XML
2 5 (20.83%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (20.83%) SOAP
2 5 (20.83%) XSLT
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (4.17%) Apache FOP
4 1 (4.17%) LAMP
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) NHS
1 2 (8.33%) PMI
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) AIX
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
2 6 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Release Management
3 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) Coaching
4 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 4 (16.67%) Supplier Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.33%) Critical Path Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) C++
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) Perl
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) ISTQB
1 5 (20.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) HL7
2 2 (8.33%) GDPR
3 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Fiorano
1 5 (20.83%) IBM
1 5 (20.83%) InterSystems
1 5 (20.83%) VMware
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Genesys
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Tableau