The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 15 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 27 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.06% 5.98% 6.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.51% 6.74% 8.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 15
Median daily rate £200 £335 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% -7.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £265 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £27.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -2.65%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
284 386 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 84.78% 88.74% 72.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 292 153
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £265 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -42.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £47.00 £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 25 (58.14%) Project Management
2 18 (41.86%) ITIL
3 17 (39.53%) NHS
4 16 (37.21%) ITIL V3
5 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
5 14 (32.56%) Service Management
6 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
7 10 (23.26%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
7 10 (23.26%) Finance
7 10 (23.26%) Fiorano
7 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
7 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
7 10 (23.26%) Degree
8 9 (20.93%) Informatics
8 9 (20.93%) XML
9 8 (18.60%) SQL
9 8 (18.60%) IBM
9 8 (18.60%) InterSystems
9 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (18.60%) ISTQB
9 8 (18.60%) JCAPS
9 8 (18.60%) HL7
9 8 (18.60%) Release Management
9 8 (18.60%) IBM Integration Bus
10 7 (16.28%) Change Control
10 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (16.28%) Programme Management
10 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
10 7 (16.28%) XSLT

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 10 (23.26%) BizTalk Server
1 10 (23.26%) WebSphere
2 8 (18.60%) JCAPS
3 1 (2.33%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
1 5 (11.63%) MS Project
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
3 2 (4.65%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Back Office
2 2 (4.65%) French Language
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Project Manager
3 7 (16.28%) Test Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Lead Test Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Integration Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Product Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Support
7 3 (6.98%) Applications Support Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Business Integration Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Project Officer
7 3 (6.98%) Project Support Officer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 3 (6.98%) Support Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Support Officer
8 2 (4.65%) ITIL Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) XML
2 8 (18.60%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (16.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (39.53%) NHS
2 10 (23.26%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.98%) Freedom of Information
4 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.33%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (58.14%) Project Management
2 18 (41.86%) ITIL
3 16 (37.21%) ITIL V3
4 14 (32.56%) Service Management
5 10 (23.26%) Business Analysis
6 9 (20.93%) Informatics
7 8 (18.60%) Release Management
8 7 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (16.28%) Change Control
8 7 (16.28%) Programme Management
8 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
9 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Test Strategy
10 5 (11.63%) Change Management
10 5 (11.63%) Information Management
10 5 (11.63%) ITSM
10 5 (11.63%) Load Testing
10 5 (11.63%) PRINCE
10 5 (11.63%) Scrum
11 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 8 (18.60%) ISTQB
3 6 (13.95%) ISEB
4 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.33%) APMP
6 1 (2.33%) CISSP
6 1 (2.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (2.33%) XenApp
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) Fiorano
3 8 (18.60%) IBM
3 8 (18.60%) InterSystems
4 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) SAP
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow