The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 20 28 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 32 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 8.86% 2.59% 11.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 4.00% 16.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 6
Average daily rate
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£438 £233 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.17% -40.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £199 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £267 £438
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 £25.00 £30.50 £32.89
% change year-on-year
-18.03% -7.26%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
304 125 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 84.21% 64.77% 70.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 73 56
Average daily rate £350 £323 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -16.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £249 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.21% -24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.84 £10.20 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.16 £19.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
PRINCE2
South West

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 29 July 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 29 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -3 23 £425 - 3
Bath -4 2 £450 +93.54% 2
Street - - - -
PRINCE2
South West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 41 (51.25%) Project Management
2 39 (48.75%) SAP
2 39 (48.75%) Security Cleared
3 34 (42.50%) ITIL
4 32 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 28 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 24 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (23.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 16 (20.00%) Change Control
8 16 (20.00%) Test Strategy
8 16 (20.00%) UML
8 16 (20.00%) GIS
9 15 (18.75%) Business Analysis
10 12 (15.00%) Risk Management
10 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 12 (15.00%) Asset Management
11 11 (13.75%) Business Transformation
11 11 (13.75%) ITIL V3
12 10 (12.50%) Test Scripting
12 10 (12.50%) Finance
13 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
13 9 (11.25%) Web Services
14 8 (10.00%) Data Modelling
14 8 (10.00%) ISEB
14 8 (10.00%) SAP SD
14 8 (10.00%) Service Management
14 8 (10.00%) ITSM
14 8 (10.00%) Operations Management
14 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 8 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (10.00%) SAP SD
2 6 (7.50%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.50%) IaaS
3 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.25%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Analyst
2 31 (38.75%) Project Manager
3 29 (36.25%) Business Analyst
4 15 (18.75%) Transition Manager
5 14 (17.50%) Service Manager
5 14 (17.50%) Service Transition Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Configuration Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) SAP Business Analyst
6 5 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Business Manager
7 4 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Transformation Project Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Business Transformation Manager
9 2 (2.50%) Architect
9 2 (2.50%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (2.50%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.25%) Web Services
2 1 (1.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (20.00%) GIS
2 8 (10.00%) CMDB
3 3 (3.75%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.25%) RMADS
4 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (51.25%) Project Management
2 34 (42.50%) ITIL
3 28 (35.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 16 (20.00%) UML
4 16 (20.00%) Change Control
4 16 (20.00%) Test Strategy
5 15 (18.75%) Business Analysis
6 12 (15.00%) Asset Management
6 12 (15.00%) Risk Management
7 11 (13.75%) ITIL V3
7 11 (13.75%) Business Transformation
8 10 (12.50%) Test Scripting
9 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
10 8 (10.00%) Service Management
10 8 (10.00%) ITSM
10 8 (10.00%) Data Modelling
10 8 (10.00%) Operations Management
10 8 (10.00%) Portfolio Management
10 8 (10.00%) Capacity Management
10 8 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.75%) SQL
1 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
2 2 (2.50%) C
3 1 (1.25%) C#
3 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (48.75%) Security Cleared
2 32 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 24 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 19 (23.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 8 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 8 (10.00%) ISEB
5 8 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.25%) CISSP
7 1 (1.25%) CEH
7 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.25%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) ISO 9001
1 2 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.25%) JSP 440
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) SCCM
1 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (48.75%) SAP
2 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 7 (8.75%) Oracle
5 1 (1.25%) EMC
5 1 (1.25%) VMware
5 1 (1.25%) Cisco
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Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £500 - £580 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 26 days ago