Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 6 months to 17 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 Planning
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 87 92
Rank change year-on-year +12 +5 -7
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 7 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.71% 0.17% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.85% 0.21% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 15
South Wales median daily rate £413 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -27.78% +18.03%
10th Percentile £225 £313 £354
90th Percentile £463 £338 £513
Wales median daily rate £419 £325 £444
% change year-on-year +28.85% -26.76% +22.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Wales median hourly rate - - -
Wales median hourly rate - - -

Project Planning 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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 821 957 1046
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.78% 83.73% 81.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 557 686 807
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £220 £225
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £386 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -3.44% +12.36% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 37
South Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £19.63 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.43% +22.66% +7.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.46 £9.65
90th Percentile £51.00 £61.25 £34.65
Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +14.94% +14.29% -1.56%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Project Planning as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in South Wales

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in South Wales

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in South Wales over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in South Wales

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in South Wales

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Planning within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -4 6 £398 +22.31% 1
Newport +20 1 £500 -
Project Planning
Wales

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Teradata
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Informatica
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
3 2 (28.57%) IBM

Project Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Relational Database
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (28.57%) Star Schema
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Services Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Informatica Developer
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) GDPR Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Head of Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Migration
1 4 (57.14%) Migration
1 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
1 4 (57.14%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
3 2 (28.57%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (28.57%) Physical Data Model
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Supplier Management
3 2 (28.57%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Informatica
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Teradata