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 27 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 32 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 25 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 5.30% 3.51% 4.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.29% 4.94% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 12
Average daily rate
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£325 £396 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.92% +32.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £28.75 £45.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.11% +55.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.13 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-16.78% +7.69%
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
343 243 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 72.67% 71.05% 75.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 120 172
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 25
Average hourly rate £40.50 £35.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.48 £25.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +3 6 £325 -17.92% 1
Cheltenham -12 2 £450 +73.07% 2
Cirencester - 2 £260 -
Berkeley - - - -
PRINCE2
South West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (62.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.00%) DV Cleared
3 20 (40.00%) Project Management
4 19 (38.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (28.00%) Finance
6 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 11 (22.00%) C
7 10 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 9 (18.00%) Information Assurance
9 8 (16.00%) Requirements Management
9 8 (16.00%) Document Management
9 8 (16.00%) Change Control
9 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
10 7 (14.00%) ITIL
11 6 (12.00%) MS Project
11 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
11 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
12 5 (10.00%) PMP
12 5 (10.00%) PMI Certification
12 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
13 4 (8.00%) Information Security
13 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (8.00%) TOGAF
13 4 (8.00%) Firewall
13 4 (8.00%) Security Management
13 4 (8.00%) CISM
13 4 (8.00%) CISSP
13 4 (8.00%) WAN

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Project
2 2 (4.00%) S-PLUS
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) LAN
1 4 (8.00%) WAN
1 4 (8.00%) VPN
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
2 2 (4.00%) DMZ
3 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) LoadRunner
1 2 (4.00%) Rational Functional Tester
2 1 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Advertising
2 3 (6.00%) Games
2 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (46.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (18.00%) Project Support Officer
2 9 (18.00%) Project Officer
3 5 (10.00%) Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Security Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) OBIEE Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Change Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Facilities Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Requirements Engineer
7 1 (2.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Portfolio Manager
7 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (2.00%) Implementation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile Games
2 3 (6.00%) Social Media
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Project Management
2 19 (38.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 9 (18.00%) Information Assurance
5 8 (16.00%) Requirements Management
5 8 (16.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (16.00%) Change Control
5 8 (16.00%) Document Management
6 7 (14.00%) ITIL
7 6 (12.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
9 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.00%) TOGAF
9 4 (8.00%) Security Management
9 4 (8.00%) Information Security
9 4 (8.00%) Security Architecture
9 4 (8.00%) Portfolio Management
9 4 (8.00%) Data Protection
10 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (6.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) C
2 2 (4.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (62.00%) Security Cleared
2 22 (44.00%) DV Cleared
3 11 (22.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (10.00%) PMP
6 5 (10.00%) PMI Certification
7 4 (8.00%) CISM
7 4 (8.00%) CISSP
8 3 (6.00%) ISEB
9 2 (4.00%) ISTQB
9 2 (4.00%) CAPM
9 2 (4.00%) Degree
10 1 (2.00%) MBA
10 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.00%) Informatica
2 1 (2.00%) SAP
2 1 (2.00%) IBM