The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Project Planning skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Project Planning 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 Planning
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 37 38
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 5 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.52% 0.71% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.93% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Median daily rate £350 £388 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% +46.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £378 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £398 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +1.89% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +17.18% -7.24%  

Project Planning 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 Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Cardiff

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Project Planning 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 Planning.

1 4 (66.67%) Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) System Testing
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Telematics
3 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Star Schema
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
4 1 (16.67%) PMO
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Banking

Project Planning
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 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) Star Schema
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) SSIS Developer
2 2 (33.33%) T-SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) PMO Planner
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Migration
1 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) ETL
2 3 (50.00%) System Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Telematics
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Dependency Management
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) Contract Management
4 1 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) PMO