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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 27 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 23 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.28% 3.01% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 4.74% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 3
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£445 £450 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +18.42%
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 £27.50 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.75 £27.50 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+0.90% -27.63%
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
322 232 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 73.85% 63.39% 71.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 139 124
Average daily rate £415 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 20
Average hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £15.00 £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £41.30 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 29 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 29 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 7 £450 - 1
Cheltenham -6 5 £625 - 1
Cirencester - 1 £325 -
Berkeley - 1 £445 -
PRINCE2
South West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 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 26 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 21 (43.75%) DV Cleared
3 20 (41.67%) Project Management
4 15 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (25.00%) C
7 11 (22.92%) Finance
8 10 (20.83%) ITIL
9 9 (18.75%) Risk Management
9 9 (18.75%) Document Management
9 9 (18.75%) Change Control
10 8 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (16.67%) Requirements Management
10 8 (16.67%) Information Assurance
11 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (14.58%) Programme Management
11 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
11 7 (14.58%) WAN
12 6 (12.50%) VPN
12 6 (12.50%) LAN
12 6 (12.50%) MS Project
12 6 (12.50%) Firewall
12 6 (12.50%) Information Security
12 6 (12.50%) TOGAF
12 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
12 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
13 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
13 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
13 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 5 (10.42%) Security Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (2.08%) WordPress
1 1 (2.08%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Project
2 4 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.25%) MS Office
3 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.17%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) WAN
2 6 (12.50%) VPN
2 6 (12.50%) LAN
2 6 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.08%) SMS
3 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (2.08%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (2.08%) LoadRunner
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Games
2 4 (8.33%) Advertising
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (16.67%) Project Officer
3 6 (12.50%) Architect
3 6 (12.50%) Project Support Officer
4 5 (10.42%) Security Architect
5 4 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Coordinator
7 2 (4.17%) Programme Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Implementation Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (4.17%) Implementation Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Facilities Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Project Support Coordinator
8 1 (2.08%) Test Architect
8 1 (2.08%) Telecoms Project Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Requirements Engineer
8 1 (2.08%) Transition Manager
8 1 (2.08%) Portfolio Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) HTML
1 2 (4.17%) Swing
1 2 (4.17%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.33%) Social Media
2 4 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Mobile Games
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (41.67%) Project Management
2 14 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (20.83%) ITIL
4 9 (18.75%) Risk Management
4 9 (18.75%) Document Management
4 9 (18.75%) Change Control
5 8 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (16.67%) Requirements Management
5 8 (16.67%) Information Assurance
6 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (14.58%) Programme Management
7 6 (12.50%) Information Security
7 6 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 6 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
8 5 (10.42%) Security Management
9 4 (8.33%) Analytics
9 4 (8.33%) Cyber Security
9 4 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) C
2 2 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 26 (54.17%) Security Cleared
2 21 (43.75%) DV Cleared
3 15 (31.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (10.42%) CISM
4 5 (10.42%) CISSP
5 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (6.25%) PMP
5 3 (6.25%) PMI Certification
6 2 (4.17%) ISEB
7 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
7 1 (2.08%) Degree
7 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) PCI DSS
1 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (2.08%) Facebook
1 1 (2.08%) Twitter
1 1 (2.08%) MEDITECH
1 1 (2.08%) Cerner
1 1 (2.08%) Citrix
1 1 (2.08%) IBM