The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 26 24 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 31 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.31% 7.40% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.38% 10.31% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 17 6
Average daily rate £366 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.53% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.07
% change year-on-year
- -23.74%
PRINCE2
South Wales

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
370 223 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 87.26% 71.70% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 168 134
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £97.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -76.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 28 (71.79%) Project Management
2 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
3 11 (28.21%) MS Visio
3 11 (28.21%) MS Project
3 11 (28.21%) Software Testing
4 10 (25.64%) Test Management
5 9 (23.08%) HL7
5 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
5 9 (23.08%) Migration
6 8 (20.51%) XML
6 8 (20.51%) WAN
6 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
7 7 (17.95%) Agile Project Management
7 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
7 7 (17.95%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
7 7 (17.95%) HTML
7 7 (17.95%) NHS
7 7 (17.95%) Service Management
7 7 (17.95%) Scrum
7 7 (17.95%) Programme Management
8 6 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 5 (12.82%) HP UFT
9 5 (12.82%) LoadRunner
9 5 (12.82%) ITIL
10 4 (10.26%) BMC
10 4 (10.26%) Remedy
10 4 (10.26%) IBM

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 11 (28.21%) MS Project
2 11 (28.21%) MS Visio
3 2 (5.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) DWDM
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) SAN
2 1 (2.56%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) HP UFT
1 5 (12.82%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (7.69%) Finance
1 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Project Manager
2 15 (38.46%) Analyst
3 11 (28.21%) Test Analyst
4 9 (23.08%) Lead Test Analyst
5 6 (15.38%) Technical Manager
5 6 (15.38%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (10.26%) Deployment Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Release Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Programme Manager
7 3 (7.69%) WAN Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Business Change Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Business Change Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Digital Project Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Migration Manager
8 2 (5.13%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) XML
2 7 (17.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) Data Centre
1 7 (17.95%) NHS
2 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) CMDB
2 2 (5.13%) LIMS
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Project Management
2 11 (28.21%) Software Testing
3 10 (25.64%) Test Management
4 9 (23.08%) Migration
5 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (20.51%) Test Scripting
6 7 (17.95%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (17.95%) Functional Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Programme Management
6 7 (17.95%) Scrum
6 7 (17.95%) Service Management
7 5 (12.82%) ITIL
8 4 (10.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (10.26%) ITSM
8 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.26%) Release Management
9 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.69%) Test Strategy
10 2 (5.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 6 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) PMI Certification
4 3 (7.69%) PMP
4 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.56%) APMP
5 1 (2.56%) Degree
5 1 (2.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) HL7
2 4 (10.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (10.26%) BMC Marimba
2 4 (10.26%) SCCM
2 4 (10.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) BMC
1 4 (10.26%) HP
1 4 (10.26%) IBM
1 4 (10.26%) Remedy
1 4 (10.26%) ServiceNow
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) CA
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.56%) PlateSpin
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
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