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 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 22 12
Rank change year-on-year +8 -10  
Contract jobs citing Project Management 27 17 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 8.23% 6.05% 10.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.34% 7.87% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 13 30
Median daily rate £353 £275 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.36% -20.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £174 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +4.37% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.28 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% -19.11%  

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 289 216 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 88.11% 76.87% 82.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 163 222
Median daily rate £360 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.09% +10.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £243 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 9
Median hourly rate £16.28 £13.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £35.00 £23.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 21 (41.18%) PRINCE2
2 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
3 13 (25.49%) ITIL
4 12 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 12 (23.53%) XML
4 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
5 11 (21.57%) HL7
5 11 (21.57%) Release Management
5 11 (21.57%) Service Management
5 11 (21.57%) Finance
6 10 (19.61%) Migration
6 10 (19.61%) BizTalk Server
6 10 (19.61%) XSLT
6 10 (19.61%) IBM
6 10 (19.61%) IBM Integration Bus
6 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (19.61%) WebSphere
6 10 (19.61%) InterSystems
6 10 (19.61%) Fiorano
6 10 (19.61%) JCAPS
7 9 (17.65%) VMware
8 8 (15.69%) Degree
8 8 (15.69%) SQL
8 8 (15.69%) Data Migration
9 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
9 7 (13.73%) SoapUI
9 7 (13.73%) Performance Analysis
9 7 (13.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 7 (13.73%) C++

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 10 (19.61%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (19.61%) JCAPS
1 10 (19.61%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (1.96%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.96%) Big Data
5 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (5.88%) Selenium
2 3 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Back Office
2 1 (1.96%) French Language
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Publishing
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Spanish Language
2 1 (1.96%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Project Manager
2 10 (19.61%) Analyst
3 8 (15.69%) Test Analyst
4 7 (13.73%) Lead Test Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Team Leader
5 5 (9.80%) Test Leader
6 4 (7.84%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Digital Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.84%) IT Manager
6 4 (7.84%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Scrum Master
6 4 (7.84%) Test Team Leader
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Support Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) ICT Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Quality Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Support Manager
7 3 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) XML
2 10 (19.61%) IBM Integration Bus
2 10 (19.61%) XSLT
3 7 (13.73%) SOAP
4 1 (1.96%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.84%) NHS
3 3 (5.88%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (5.88%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (3.92%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
1 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) PRINCE2
2 13 (25.49%) ITIL
3 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.53%) Service Delivery
4 11 (21.57%) Release Management
4 11 (21.57%) Service Management
5 10 (19.61%) Migration
6 8 (15.69%) Data Migration
7 7 (13.73%) Business Analysis
7 7 (13.73%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (13.73%) Scrum
7 7 (13.73%) Test Automation
8 6 (11.76%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (11.76%) Information Governance
8 6 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Coaching
9 5 (9.80%) Load Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Regression Testing
9 5 (9.80%) Software Testing
10 4 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) C++
3 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) ISTQB
2 8 (15.69%) Degree
3 7 (13.73%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (3.92%) ISEB
6 1 (1.96%) NVQ Level 4
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (21.57%) HL7
2 3 (5.88%) QA
3 2 (3.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.96%) Terminal Server
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Vendors
1 10 (19.61%) Fiorano
1 10 (19.61%) IBM
1 10 (19.61%) InterSystems
2 9 (17.65%) VMware
3 7 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) Citrix
4 1 (1.96%) Genesys
4 1 (1.96%) NetApp
4 1 (1.96%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Sun
4 1 (1.96%) Veeam
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £520.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago