The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Qualifications for the Somerset 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 38 37 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 18 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.22% 3.90% 4.52%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.98% 12.12% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 5
Average daily rate £425 - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+13.57% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £34.25 £29.49
% change year-on-year
-13.86% +16.15%
Qualifications Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
258 66 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 60.42% 32.20% 41.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 22 34
Average daily rate £350 £285 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% -21.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £320 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £15.00 £13.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.00% -
PRINCE2 Certification
South West

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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PRINCE2 Certification
South West

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 19 (86.36%) PRINCE2
2 17 (77.27%) Project Management
3 16 (72.73%) Security Cleared
4 14 (63.64%) Test Strategy
4 14 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
4 14 (63.64%) UML
5 10 (45.45%) Data Modelling
5 10 (45.45%) SAP
5 10 (45.45%) Use Case
6 7 (31.82%) GIS
7 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
8 3 (13.64%) Operations Management
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (13.64%) CMDB
8 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
8 3 (13.64%) Web Services
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (13.64%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (13.64%) Change Control
8 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
8 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
9 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
9 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
9 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
9 2 (9.09%) Quality Management

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Business Analyst
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 9 (40.91%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) GIS
2 3 (13.64%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) PRINCE2
2 17 (77.27%) Project Management
3 14 (63.64%) Test Strategy
3 14 (63.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 14 (63.64%) UML
4 10 (45.45%) Data Modelling
4 10 (45.45%) Use Case
5 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
6 3 (13.64%) Operations Management
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
6 3 (13.64%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (13.64%) Change Control
6 3 (13.64%) Capacity Management
6 3 (13.64%) Business Transformation
7 2 (9.09%) Information Assurance
7 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
7 2 (9.09%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 14 (63.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) BC Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) ISEB
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) SAP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
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