Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 20 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 102 94
Rank change year-on-year +22 -8 +9
Contract jobs citing Project Planning 12 2 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.01% 0.14% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 0.17% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 16
Wales median daily rate £419 £325 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.85% -26.76% +22.41%
10th Percentile £231 £313 £355
90th Percentile £475 £338 £513
UK median daily rate £438 £416 £400
% change year-on-year +5.11% +4.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £38.64
% change year-on-year -16.67% -22.35% +104.63%

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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 992 1174 1330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 83.64% 83.80% 80.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 828 965
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
10th Percentile £177 £213 £235
90th Percentile £556 £575 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 52 52
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -1.56%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.53 £10.28
90th Percentile £50.98 £61.25 £41.13
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Project Planning
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Project Planning in Wales

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Planning in Wales

Project Planning
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Planning in Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Planning in Wales

Project Planning
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Planning in Wales

Project Planning
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 20 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
South Wales +18 7 £413 +26.92% 1
North Wales - 4 £438 -
West Wales - 1 £300 -
Project Planning
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wales region with a requirement for Project Planning.

1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (25.00%) JPA
5 3 (25.00%) RESTful
5 3 (25.00%) Apache Solr
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
5 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (25.00%) AMQP
5 3 (25.00%) Mockito
5 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (25.00%) Spring Integration
5 3 (25.00%) PowerMock
5 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC

Project Planning
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (25.00%) Apache Solr
1 3 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (16.67%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 3 (25.00%) Ant
2 3 (25.00%) IntelliJ
2 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (25.00%) JUnit
2 3 (25.00%) Maven
2 3 (25.00%) Mockito
2 3 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) TestRail
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Legal
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Informatica Developer
4 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) GDPR Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Head of Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Head of Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Migration Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (25.00%) JMS
1 3 (25.00%) JPA
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
1 3 (25.00%) JSON
1 3 (25.00%) JSP
1 3 (25.00%) Lucene
1 3 (25.00%) PowerMock
1 3 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (25.00%) RESTful
1 3 (25.00%) Spring
1 3 (25.00%) Spring Integration
1 3 (25.00%) Spring MVC
1 3 (25.00%) Spring Security
1 3 (25.00%) Web Services
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) XSD
1 3 (25.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) iSeries
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 4 (33.33%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (25.00%) Data Security
4 3 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) OOD
4 3 (25.00%) Scrum
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Workflow
5 2 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (16.67%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (16.67%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (25.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (8.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 2 (16.67%) Informatica
2 2 (16.67%) Teradata