The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Exeter region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 5 16 17
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 19 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 18.27% 5.60% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.05% 6.73% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
Average daily rate £175 £310 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.54% -39.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.39 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
79 104 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 75.96% 83.20% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 63 34
Average daily rate £323 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £388 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Average hourly rate £22.25 £19.39 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.74% +33.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £19.39 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £93.32 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
PRINCE2
Devon

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Exeter

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Exeter

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 13 (50.00%) SLA
2 13 (50.00%) Cisco
2 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Solaris
2 13 (50.00%) Thin Client
2 13 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 13 (50.00%) Firewall
2 13 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 13 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
2 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) Project Management
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
4 9 (34.62%) MS Project
5 8 (30.77%) Middleware
5 8 (30.77%) Java
5 8 (30.77%) .NET
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (26.92%) PMI
6 7 (26.92%) PMP
6 7 (26.92%) PMI Certification
7 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
8 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (34.62%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) Firewall
1 13 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (46.15%) Project Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (23.08%) Technical Manager
4 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Development Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Software Manager
4 1 (3.85%) Junior
4 1 (3.85%) Project Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Middleware
1 8 (30.77%) .NET
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) Thin Client
1 13 (50.00%) Fat Client
2 7 (26.92%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
1 13 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (42.31%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management
5 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (26.92%) PMP
2 7 (26.92%) PMI Certification
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) Cisco
2 13 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 13 (50.00%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Oracle