The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 18 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 Newport 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 16 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 9 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 7.44% 6.45% 14.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.47% 9.30% 17.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 5
Average daily rate £360 £408 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.65% +48.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £382 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £434 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +29.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
95 43 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 78.51% 69.35% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 26 26
Average daily rate £444 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.33% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE2
South Wales

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Newport

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 16 (61.54%) Project Management
3 10 (38.46%) MS Project
3 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
4 7 (26.92%) ISEB
5 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (23.08%) P3O
6 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
6 5 (19.23%) DSDM
7 4 (15.38%) Windows
7 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
7 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
7 4 (15.38%) Time Management
8 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
8 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
8 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
8 3 (11.54%) MS Office
9 2 (7.69%) ITIL
9 2 (7.69%) Oracle
9 2 (7.69%) pSOS
9 2 (7.69%) Change Management
9 2 (7.69%) Dependency Management
9 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
10 1 (3.85%) Resource Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newport 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS Project
2 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
3 3 (11.54%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle EBS R12
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MSI
General
1 17 (65.38%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Project Support Officer
2 4 (15.38%) Programme Planner
2 4 (15.38%) Change Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Business Change Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Project Officer
2 4 (15.38%) Business Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Business Change Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Business Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Change Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Junior
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Transition Manager
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Platform Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Project Support Officer
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) pSOS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Scrum
3 5 (19.23%) DSDM
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 4 (15.38%) Time Management
5 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
5 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) Dependency Management
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.85%) Integration Testing
7 1 (3.85%) Resource Management
7 1 (3.85%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Requirements Management
7 1 (3.85%) Business Process Mapping
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) ISEB
3 6 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) P3O
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) VMware