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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 29 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 26 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.51% 3.62% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.32% 5.49% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £319 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £443 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -5.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £34.97
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +0.08%
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
355 237 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 75.21% 66.02% 72.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 130 140
Average daily rate £413 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 32 23
Average hourly rate £42.50 £39.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +34.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £13.70 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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
Gloucester +10 10 £413 +4.16% 2
Cheltenham -4 6 £550 - 3
Cirencester - 1 £325 -
PRINCE2
South West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 31 (58.49%) Security Cleared
2 23 (43.40%) DV Cleared
3 20 (37.74%) Project Management
4 15 (28.30%) Finance
4 15 (28.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (24.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (20.75%) C
7 10 (18.87%) ITIL
8 9 (16.98%) Risk Management
8 9 (16.98%) Document Management
9 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (15.09%) Requirements Management
9 8 (15.09%) Information Assurance
9 8 (15.09%) Change Control
9 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
10 7 (13.21%) MS Project
10 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
11 6 (11.32%) Security Architecture
11 6 (11.32%) TOGAF
11 6 (11.32%) LAN
11 6 (11.32%) WAN
11 6 (11.32%) VPN
11 6 (11.32%) Information Security
11 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
11 6 (11.32%) Firewall
12 5 (9.43%) Security Management
12 5 (9.43%) CISM
12 5 (9.43%) CISSP
12 5 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (1.89%) WordPress
1 1 (1.89%) Drupal
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Project
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.77%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) LAN
1 6 (11.32%) WAN
1 6 (11.32%) VPN
1 6 (11.32%) Firewall
2 1 (1.89%) SMS
2 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.77%) Relational Database
1 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Rational Functional Tester
1 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.89%) Rational DOORS
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Marketing
2 4 (7.55%) Games
2 4 (7.55%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (49.06%) Project Manager
2 8 (15.09%) Project Officer
2 8 (15.09%) Project Support Officer
3 6 (11.32%) Architect
4 5 (9.43%) Security Architect
5 4 (7.55%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (7.55%) Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Facilities Manager
7 2 (3.77%) OBIEE Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Test Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Programme Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Implementation Project Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (3.77%) Change Consultant
8 1 (1.89%) Delivery Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Test Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Project Manager
8 1 (1.89%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) HTML5
1 2 (3.77%) HTML
1 2 (3.77%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.09%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.55%) Social Media
2 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.66%) Mobile Games
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) Project Management
2 15 (28.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (18.87%) ITIL
4 9 (16.98%) Risk Management
4 9 (16.98%) Document Management
5 8 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (15.09%) Requirements Management
5 8 (15.09%) Information Assurance
5 8 (15.09%) Change Control
5 8 (15.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (13.21%) Mentoring
7 6 (11.32%) Security Architecture
7 6 (11.32%) TOGAF
7 6 (11.32%) Information Security
7 6 (11.32%) Programme Management
8 5 (9.43%) Security Management
8 5 (9.43%) Data Protection
9 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.55%) Analytics
9 4 (7.55%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) C
2 2 (3.77%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
2 2 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (58.49%) Security Cleared
2 23 (43.40%) DV Cleared
3 13 (24.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (9.43%) CISM
4 5 (9.43%) CISSP
4 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (7.55%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.66%) ISEB
6 3 (5.66%) PMP
6 3 (5.66%) PMI Certification
7 2 (3.77%) ISTQB
8 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.89%) Degree
8 1 (1.89%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (9.43%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.66%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle
1 2 (3.77%) Informatica
2 1 (1.89%) IBM
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.89%) SAP
2 1 (1.89%) Facebook
2 1 (1.89%) Twitter