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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 16 22 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 22 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 8.15% 8.06% 7.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.28% 9.36% 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 17
Median daily rate £186 £353 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.37% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £285 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £400 £445
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 £27.50 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%

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
214 342 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 79.26% 86.15% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 275 171
Median daily rate £375 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 17 (53.13%) Project Management
2 15 (46.88%) ITIL
3 13 (40.63%) NHS
4 12 (37.50%) ITIL V3
5 11 (34.38%) Service Management
5 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
5 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
6 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
7 8 (25.00%) Finance
7 8 (25.00%) Informatics
8 7 (21.88%) Degree
8 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
8 7 (21.88%) Change Control
8 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
9 6 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (18.75%) XML
9 6 (18.75%) Fiorano
9 6 (18.75%) WebSphere
10 5 (15.63%) HL7
10 5 (15.63%) Release Management
10 5 (15.63%) IBM Integration Bus
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (15.63%) Information Management
10 5 (15.63%) JCAPS
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (15.63%) Scrum
10 5 (15.63%) InterSystems
10 5 (15.63%) XSLT
10 5 (15.63%) MS Project

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 6 (18.75%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (18.75%) WebSphere
2 5 (15.63%) JCAPS
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project Server
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Project
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.38%) MS Office
4 2 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (34.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Analyst
2 7 (21.88%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Product Specialist
5 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Business Integration Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Integration Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Lead Test Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Project Officer
6 3 (9.38%) Project Support Officer
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Support Officer
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Security Manager
8 1 (3.13%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.75%) XML
2 5 (15.63%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (15.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) NHS
2 10 (31.25%) Management Information System
3 8 (25.00%) Informatics
4 2 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (3.13%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (53.13%) Project Management
2 15 (46.88%) ITIL
3 12 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 11 (34.38%) Service Management
5 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (21.88%) Business Analysis
5 7 (21.88%) Change Control
5 7 (21.88%) Programme Management
6 5 (15.63%) Information Management
6 5 (15.63%) Release Management
6 5 (15.63%) Scrum
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) Information Security
7 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.38%) Information Governance
8 3 (9.38%) Integration Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Software Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Test Strategy
8 3 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
2 5 (15.63%) ISEB
3 4 (12.50%) ISTQB
4 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.13%) APMP
5 1 (3.13%) CISSP
5 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) HL7
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Fiorano
3 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 5 (15.63%) InterSystems
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow