The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 35 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 15 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 4.29% 5.09% 9.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.19% 6.71% 14.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 8
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£425 £381 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% -12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £325 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £405 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -6.25%
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 Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
289 164 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 82.57% 75.93% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 122 76
Average daily rate £360 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £264 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.30 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

PRINCE2
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 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton -9 10 £488 +21.87% 1
Bath +1 2 £393 +42.72% 3
Clevedon - - - - 1
PRINCE2
South West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 33 (55.00%) SAP
2 29 (48.33%) Security Cleared
3 27 (45.00%) ITIL
4 24 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 23 (38.33%) Project Management
6 21 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 15 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (18.33%) Asset Management
9 11 (18.33%) GIS
10 10 (16.67%) Test Scripting
10 10 (16.67%) Change Control
10 10 (16.67%) Test Planning
11 9 (15.00%) Business Transformation
11 9 (15.00%) Test Strategy
11 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
11 9 (15.00%) UML
11 9 (15.00%) Web Services
12 8 (13.33%) SAP SD
12 8 (13.33%) Capacity Management
12 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 8 (13.33%) SolarWinds
12 8 (13.33%) CMDB
12 8 (13.33%) Operations Management
12 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 8 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
13 7 (11.67%) Dynamics AX
13 7 (11.67%) Oracle

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
3 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (13.33%) SAP SD
2 7 (11.67%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.67%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.67%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) IaaS
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
3 1 (1.67%) PaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Games
2 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (43.33%) Analyst
2 23 (38.33%) Project Manager
2 23 (38.33%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.33%) Transition Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Service Transition Manager
4 7 (11.67%) Service Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
5 5 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Configuration Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Business Manager
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.67%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Transformation Project Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Business Transformation Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
9 1 (1.67%) Cloud Architect
9 1 (1.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.00%) Web Services
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.33%) GIS
2 8 (13.33%) CMDB
3 4 (6.67%) Data Extraction
3 4 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.67%) RMADS
4 1 (1.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) ITIL
2 23 (38.33%) Project Management
3 21 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 15 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 11 (18.33%) Asset Management
6 10 (16.67%) Test Scripting
6 10 (16.67%) Change Control
6 10 (16.67%) Test Planning
7 9 (15.00%) Business Transformation
7 9 (15.00%) Test Strategy
7 9 (15.00%) Service Delivery
7 9 (15.00%) UML
8 8 (13.33%) Capacity Management
8 8 (13.33%) Operations Management
8 8 (13.33%) Portfolio Management
9 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (10.00%) Risk Management
9 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (8.33%) ITIL V3
10 5 (8.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.33%) C
4 1 (1.67%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (48.33%) Security Cleared
2 24 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (6.67%) ISEB
5 4 (6.67%) ISEB Practitioner
5 4 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.67%) MOS
7 1 (1.67%) CEH
7 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 33 (55.00%) SAP
2 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 7 (11.67%) Oracle
5 1 (1.67%) VMware
5 1 (1.67%) EMC
Somerset
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago