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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Project Management
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 16 19 12
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 26 45 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 7.65% 10.79% 11.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.84% 12.53% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 23
Median daily rate £315 £344 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.36% -14.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £270 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £27.88
% change year-on-year -15.38% +16.59%  

Project Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 294 359 206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 86.47% 86.09% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 257 154
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 10
Median hourly rate £26.00 £13.00 £17.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -27.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £19.63 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff citing Project Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Project Management in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Management in Cardiff

Project Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 20 (38.46%) Business Analysis
2 19 (36.54%) PRINCE2
3 16 (30.77%) Finance
4 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 10 (19.23%) Change Management
6 9 (17.31%) ISEB
6 9 (17.31%) NHS
7 8 (15.38%) MS Project
7 8 (15.38%) Service Management
7 8 (15.38%) Release Management
8 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
8 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
8 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
8 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (13.46%) XML
8 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
8 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
8 7 (13.46%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (11.54%) ITIL V3
9 6 (11.54%) Use Case
9 6 (11.54%) Business Process Modelling
9 6 (11.54%) IBM
9 6 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (11.54%) ITIL
9 6 (11.54%) SQL
9 6 (11.54%) InterSystems
9 6 (11.54%) Fiorano
9 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services

Project Management
Top Related 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 6 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (11.54%) JCAPS
1 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Project
2 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.92%) Big Data
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Back Office
3 1 (1.92%) French Language
3 1 (1.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (38.46%) Analyst
2 17 (32.69%) Business Analyst
3 13 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Applications Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.77%) Applications Support Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Finance Business Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.77%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Support Manager
5 3 (5.77%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) ICT Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Project Consultant
6 2 (3.85%) Risk Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) XML
2 6 (11.54%) IBM Integration Bus
3 5 (9.62%) XSLT
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (17.31%) NHS
3 6 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.77%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (3.85%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.92%) PMI
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
1 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) Business Analysis
2 19 (36.54%) PRINCE2
3 10 (19.23%) Change Management
4 8 (15.38%) Release Management
4 8 (15.38%) Service Management
5 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (13.46%) Service Delivery
5 7 (13.46%) Software Engineering
5 7 (13.46%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (13.46%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (11.54%) Business Process Modelling
6 6 (11.54%) ITIL
6 6 (11.54%) ITIL V3
6 6 (11.54%) Use Case
7 5 (9.62%) Information Governance
7 5 (9.62%) ITSM
7 5 (9.62%) Software Testing
8 4 (7.69%) PRINCE
8 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (17.31%) ISEB
2 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (9.62%) Degree
4 4 (7.69%) ISTQB
5 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) APMP
6 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.92%) PMP
6 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) HL7
2 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.77%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Fiorano
2 6 (11.54%) IBM
2 6 (11.54%) InterSystems
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Avaya
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago