The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 26 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 22 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.02% 3.86% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.92% 6.58% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 1
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£448 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -28.06%
PRINCE2
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
318 228 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 72.60% 58.61% 64.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 128 95
Average daily rate £408 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 36 18
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +29.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -5 6 £475 +5.55% 1
Gloucester +4 5 £495 +10.00% 1
Berkeley - 1 £445 -
Cirencester - 1 £325 -
PRINCE2
South West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 25 (51.02%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.86%) DV Cleared
2 21 (42.86%) Project Management
3 17 (34.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 16 (32.65%) Finance
5 15 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (28.57%) C
7 11 (22.45%) Risk Management
8 10 (20.41%) Information Assurance
9 9 (18.37%) Document Management
9 9 (18.37%) Change Control
10 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.33%) Requirements Management
10 8 (16.33%) Programme Management
10 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (14.29%) MS Project
12 6 (12.24%) Analytics
12 6 (12.24%) ITIL
13 5 (10.20%) Marketing
13 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
14 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
14 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
14 4 (8.16%) People Management
14 4 (8.16%) Social Media
14 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
14 4 (8.16%) WAN
14 4 (8.16%) Games
14 4 (8.16%) Advertising
15 3 (6.12%) Mobile Games

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 1 (2.04%) Drupal
1 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Project
2 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.12%) MS Office
3 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.08%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) WAN
2 3 (6.12%) LAN
2 3 (6.12%) VPN
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
3 1 (2.04%) SMS
3 1 (2.04%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (32.65%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Advertising
3 4 (8.16%) Games
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Project Manager
2 10 (20.41%) Project Officer
3 7 (14.29%) Project Support Officer
4 3 (6.12%) Technical Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Technical Project Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Digital Project Manager
4 3 (6.12%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Facilities Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Coordinator
5 2 (4.08%) Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (4.08%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.04%) Transition Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) HTML
1 2 (4.08%) Swing
1 2 (4.08%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (8.16%) Social Media
2 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.12%) Mobile Games
4 1 (2.04%) NHS
4 1 (2.04%) DTV
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Project Management
2 15 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (22.45%) Risk Management
4 10 (20.41%) Information Assurance
5 9 (18.37%) Document Management
5 9 (18.37%) Change Control
6 8 (16.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (16.33%) Programme Management
6 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (16.33%) Requirements Management
7 6 (12.24%) ITIL
7 6 (12.24%) Analytics
8 4 (8.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.16%) People Management
9 3 (6.12%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.12%) Configuration Management
9 3 (6.12%) TOGAF
9 3 (6.12%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) C
2 2 (4.08%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (51.02%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.86%) DV Cleared
3 17 (34.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) CISSP
5 2 (4.08%) PMP
5 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.08%) CISM
5 2 (4.08%) Degree
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 2 (4.08%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
1 2 (4.08%) Sourcefire
1 2 (4.08%) LogRhythm
2 1 (2.04%) Google
2 1 (2.04%) MEDITECH
2 1 (2.04%) Facebook
2 1 (2.04%) Twitter
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle
2 1 (2.04%) SAP
2 1 (2.04%) IBM
2 1 (2.04%) Citrix
2 1 (2.04%) Cerner
2 1 (2.04%) Informatica