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 27 May 2015 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 30 23 19
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 10 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.51% 6.75% 5.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 8.13% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 5
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£400 £388 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +33.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £186 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £448 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -26.66%
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
229 332 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.35% 83.00% 71.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 235 80
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Average hourly rate £15.25 £27.50 £11.60
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.54% +137.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £27.50 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.90 £27.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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
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 27 May 2015, 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 13 (44.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 11 (37.93%) PRINCE
3 10 (34.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (34.48%) Project Management
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
6 5 (17.24%) CRM
7 4 (13.79%) HOOD
7 4 (13.79%) Use Case
8 3 (10.34%) Degree
8 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
8 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (10.34%) Migration
8 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
8 3 (10.34%) MS Project
8 3 (10.34%) ISEB
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.90%) EMC
9 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
9 2 (6.90%) IBM
9 2 (6.90%) SQL
9 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
9 2 (6.90%) ERP
9 2 (6.90%) UNIX
9 2 (6.90%) Windows
9 2 (6.90%) Linux
9 2 (6.90%) RUP

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 3 (10.34%) MS Project
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Wireless
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
1 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (72.41%) Project Manager
2 8 (27.59%) Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 4 (13.79%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Data Centre Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Test Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Security Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Security Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Telecoms Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Procurement Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) NHS
2 1 (3.45%) IPTV
2 1 (3.45%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.45%) New Media
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) UNIX
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (37.93%) PRINCE
3 10 (34.48%) Project Management
4 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (17.24%) CRM
6 4 (13.79%) HOOD
6 4 (13.79%) Use Case
7 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (10.34%) Migration
8 2 (6.90%) RUP
8 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) Software Testing
8 2 (6.90%) ERP
8 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.90%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
8 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
8 2 (6.90%) System Integration Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (10.34%) ISEB
2 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) APMP
3 1 (3.45%) APMG
3 1 (3.45%) PMP
3 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) EMC
2 2 (6.90%) BT
2 2 (6.90%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Casewise
3 1 (3.45%) Sage