The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank - 32 31
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 0 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 2.70% 4.08%
As % of the Qualifications category - 8.70% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Average daily rate
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- £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £386 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
-3.43% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £30.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
-9.83% -9.62%
PRINCE2 Certification
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
149 69 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 41.62% 31.08% 38.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 37 44
Average daily rate £400 £339 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.83% +6.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £299 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £423 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.48% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.55 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -24.28%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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PRINCE2 Certification
South West

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 17 (89.47%) PRINCE2
2 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
3 13 (68.42%) SC Cleared
4 12 (63.16%) SAP
4 12 (63.16%) Project Management
5 11 (57.89%) Test Planning
5 11 (57.89%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (52.63%) Test Strategy
6 10 (52.63%) UML
7 8 (42.11%) GIS
8 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
8 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 6 (31.58%) Web Services
8 6 (31.58%) Capacity Management
8 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (31.58%) Portfolio Management
8 6 (31.58%) Operations Management
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (31.58%) CMDB
9 5 (26.32%) Use Case
9 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
10 3 (15.79%) Change Control
10 3 (15.79%) Business Transformation
11 2 (10.53%) Information Security
11 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
11 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
12 1 (5.26%) ITIL

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Business Analyst
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 8 (42.11%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Transition Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) GIS
2 6 (31.58%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) PRINCE2
2 12 (63.16%) Project Management
3 11 (57.89%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Test Planning
4 10 (52.63%) Test Strategy
4 10 (52.63%) UML
5 6 (31.58%) Service Delivery
5 6 (31.58%) Operations Management
5 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (31.58%) Asset Management
5 6 (31.58%) Capacity Management
5 6 (31.58%) Portfolio Management
6 5 (26.32%) Use Case
6 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
7 3 (15.79%) Change Control
7 3 (15.79%) Business Transformation
8 2 (10.53%) PRINCE
8 2 (10.53%) Information Assurance
8 2 (10.53%) Information Security
9 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) Security Cleared
2 13 (68.42%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) SAP
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle