Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Project Manager was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Manager
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 39 17
Rank change year-on-year +8 -22 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Project Manager 5 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 4.13% 0.60% 6.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.13% 0.61% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
West Wales median daily rate £300 - £406
10th Percentile £288 - £368
90th Percentile £750 - £449
Wales median daily rate £419 £400 £365
% change year-on-year +4.69% +9.59% -9.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Wales median hourly rate - £23.00 -
Wales median hourly rate - £24.25 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
West Wales
Contract vacancies in West Wales with a recognized job title 121 163 169
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 100.00% 98.19% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 110 97
West Wales median daily rate £490 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% +11.76% +0.59%
10th Percentile £263 £187 £234
90th Percentile £600 £638 £575
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 9
West Wales median hourly rate - £11.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% +0.56%
Wales median hourly rate £15.24 £13.25 £14.00
% change year-on-year +15.02% -5.36% -

Project Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

Job postings that featured Project Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Project Manager in West Wales

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Project Manager in West Wales

Project Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Project Manager in West Wales over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Project Manager in West Wales

Project Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Project Manager in West Wales

Project Manager
Contract Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Project Manager within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 24 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
Swansea +9 5 £300 - 2
Project Manager
Wales

Project Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Project Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Wales region featuring Project Manager in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Scorecard
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) PMP
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland

Project Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) TestRail
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) Coaching
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Scorecard
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Process Management
4 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (20.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft