The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 46 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.26% 0.72% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.16% 3.70% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-13.93% -9.62%
PRINCE2 Certification
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Qualifications Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
86 54 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.51% 19.42% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 38 26
Average daily rate £375 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £220 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £8.50 £16.16 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.40% +11.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -26.53%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Cardiff region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2 Certification.

1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Thunderhead
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) People Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Thunderhead
1 1 (20.00%) VMware