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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 36 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 9 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.69% 9.86% 5.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 13.29% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £380 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.47% +12.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £338 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £400 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.57% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £31.56 £22.90
% change year-on-year
-16.81% +37.79%
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
245 158 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 73.35% 74.18% 62.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 112 75
Average daily rate £330 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 6
Average hourly rate £36.40 £31.90 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.10% -14.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.30 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £31.90 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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
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 20 November 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 -14 5 £325 -16.12% 4
Bath 0 2 £343 +14.16%
Clevedon - - - -
Yeovil - - - -
PRINCE2
South West

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 28 (77.78%) ITIL
2 17 (47.22%) SAP
2 17 (47.22%) Business Analysis
3 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
4 12 (33.33%) Project Management
5 10 (27.78%) Test Scripting
6 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (22.22%) Data Extraction
7 8 (22.22%) Data Structures
7 8 (22.22%) SAP SD
7 8 (22.22%) Migration
8 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (16.67%) SQL
9 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
10 5 (13.89%) Data Mapping
10 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
10 5 (13.89%) MS Office
10 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
11 4 (11.11%) Data Architecture
11 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (11.11%) ITIL V3
11 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (8.33%) ITSM
12 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
12 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (22.22%) SAP SD
2 2 (5.56%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (5.56%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (47.22%) Analyst
2 11 (30.56%) Business Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Transition Manager
3 7 (19.44%) Project Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Service Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Data Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Service Transition Manager
5 5 (13.89%) SAP Business Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Configuration Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Architect
6 4 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Data Manager
8 2 (5.56%) Data Architect
9 1 (2.78%) Development Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Business Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Business Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.78%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Data Extraction
1 8 (22.22%) Data Structures
2 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.78%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) ITIL
2 17 (47.22%) Business Analysis
3 12 (33.33%) Project Management
4 10 (27.78%) Test Scripting
5 9 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (22.22%) Migration
7 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (13.89%) Risk Management
8 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.89%) Data Migration
8 5 (13.89%) Data Mapping
9 4 (11.11%) Data Architecture
9 4 (11.11%) ITIL V3
10 3 (8.33%) ITSM
10 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
10 3 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 3 (8.33%) Service Management
10 3 (8.33%) Quality Management
11 2 (5.56%) Workflow
11 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (8.33%) ISEB
5 1 (2.78%) CISSP
5 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.78%) MOS
5 1 (2.78%) CEH
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.78%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 9000
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) SAP
2 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) EMC
3 1 (2.78%) VMware