Period
to 28 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 28 July 2021 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 > Newport
6 months to
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 13 30 33
Rank change year-on-year +17 +3 -4
Contract jobs citing Project Management 29 4 12
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Newport 10.32% 1.76% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.94% 1.95% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 9
10th Percentile £300 £435 £139
25th Percentile £444 £450 £181
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £520 £500 £400
Median % change year-on-year +4.00% +25.00% -5.88%
75th Percentile £550 £529 £450
90th Percentile £575 £531 £518
South Wales median daily rate £439 £420 £550
% change year-on-year +4.40% -23.64% +41.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
10th Percentile " " £19.38
25th Percentile £16.25 " £20.15
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £21.44
75th Percentile £18.75 " £22.72
90th Percentile " " £23.49
South Wales median hourly rate £17.50 £27.00 £21.44
% change year-on-year -35.19% +25.96% +18.49%

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 Newport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 265 205 297
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 94.31% 90.31% 91.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 153 241
10th Percentile £263 £365 £313
25th Percentile £422 £413 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £505 £475 £440
Median % change year-on-year +6.32% +7.95% +3.53%
75th Percentile £550 £525 £513
90th Percentile £613 £575 £575
South Wales median daily rate £450 £450 £435
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 8 17
10th Percentile £12.63 £17.43 £19.06
25th Percentile £15.91 £18.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate £21.86 £22.25 £42.00
Median % change year-on-year -1.75% -47.02% +90.91%
75th Percentile £27.55 £23.75 "
90th Percentile £41.76 " £46.00
South Wales median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.53
% change year-on-year +10.53% -2.71% +28.07%

Project Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

Job postings citing Project Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Newport.

Job vacancy trend for Project Management in Newport

Project Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Project Management in Newport.

Daily rate trend for Project Management in Newport

Project Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Newport

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Project Management in Newport over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Project Management in Newport

Project Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Project Management in Newport.

Hourly rate trend for Project Management in Newport

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Project Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newport region with a requirement for Project Management.

1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) PRINCE2
3 12 (41.38%) Project Delivery
4 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (34.48%) Coaching
5 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
5 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
5 9 (31.03%) Public Sector
6 8 (27.59%) Decision-Making
6 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
6 8 (27.59%) Programme Management
6 8 (27.59%) Change Management
7 7 (24.14%) Social Skills
7 7 (24.14%) Legacy Systems
8 6 (20.69%) JIRA
9 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
9 5 (17.24%) Business Case
10 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Identification
10 4 (13.79%) DBS Check
10 4 (13.79%) DevOps
10 4 (13.79%) Statistics
10 4 (13.79%) Project Governance
10 4 (13.79%) Dependency Management
10 4 (13.79%) Agile Project Management
11 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
11 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
11 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
11 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (10.34%) Git (software)

Project Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 (6.90%) Confluence
1 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Slack
1 1 (3.45%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) JIRA
2 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (31.03%) Public Sector
2 7 (24.14%) Social Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Documentation Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Influencing Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Project Manager
2 3 (10.34%) Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Change Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Junior
3 2 (6.90%) Procurement Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Procurement Project Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
3 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
3 2 (6.90%) Transition Manager
3 2 (6.90%) Transition Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Test Analyst
4 1 (3.45%) Change Project Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Organisational Change Manager
4 1 (3.45%) PMO Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Programme Planning Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Project Change Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Senior Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.45%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) PySpark
1 3 (10.34%) pytest
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Legacy Systems
2 1 (3.45%) Blog
2 1 (3.45%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) PRINCE2
3 12 (41.38%) Project Delivery
4 10 (34.48%) Coaching
4 10 (34.48%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (27.59%) Change Management
5 8 (27.59%) Decision-Making
5 8 (27.59%) Programme Management
5 8 (27.59%) Waterfall
6 5 (17.24%) Business Case
6 5 (17.24%) Risk Management
7 4 (13.79%) Agile Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Dependency Management
7 4 (13.79%) DevOps
7 4 (13.79%) Project Governance
7 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Identification
7 4 (13.79%) Statistics
8 3 (10.34%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (10.34%) Continuous Deployment
8 3 (10.34%) Fault Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
1 9 (31.03%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) DBS Check
3 2 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (3.45%) Cloudera
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft