The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 41 41 24
Rank change year-on-year
0 -17
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 10 27 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.07% 4.56% 7.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 5.58% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 29
Median daily rate £373 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.83 £27.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +1.94%
PRINCE2
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
374 484 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 77.43% 81.76% 82.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 380 347
Median daily rate £388 £350 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -11.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 10
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.13 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.40% -13.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £16.80 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport +16 4 £375 +1.69% 1
Cardiff -4 4 £400 +23.07% 1
Torfaen - 1 £370 -
PRINCE2
Wales

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 27 (57.45%) Project Management
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Finance
3 14 (29.79%) Migration
4 12 (25.53%) ITIL
5 10 (21.28%) Scrum
5 10 (21.28%) MS Project
5 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
5 10 (21.28%) Test Management
6 9 (19.15%) HL7
6 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
6 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
6 9 (19.15%) ISTQB
6 9 (19.15%) MS Visio
6 9 (19.15%) WAN
6 9 (19.15%) Data Centre
7 8 (17.02%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (17.02%) XML
7 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (17.02%) Service Management
8 7 (14.89%) HTML
8 7 (14.89%) Functional Testing
9 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (12.77%) ISEB
9 6 (12.77%) NHS
9 6 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (12.77%) Test Scripting
10 5 (10.64%) ITSM
10 5 (10.64%) HP UFT
10 5 (10.64%) LoadRunner

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
1 10 (21.28%) MS Project
2 9 (19.15%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
2 2 (4.26%) Office 365
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.15%) WAN
2 2 (4.26%) LAN
2 2 (4.26%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) HP UFT
1 5 (10.64%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 14 (29.79%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Project Manager
2 18 (38.30%) Analyst
3 11 (23.40%) Test Analyst
4 9 (19.15%) Lead Test Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Technical Manager
5 6 (12.77%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Business Change Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Deployment Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Release Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Applications Project Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Business Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Change Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Project Implementation Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Telephony Manager
7 3 (6.38%) Telephony Project Manager
7 3 (6.38%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) XML
2 7 (14.89%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.77%) NHS
3 3 (6.38%) CESG
3 3 (6.38%) CESG CLAS
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) CMDB
5 1 (2.13%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Project Management
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) Migration
4 12 (25.53%) ITIL
5 10 (21.28%) Scrum
5 10 (21.28%) Test Management
6 9 (19.15%) Software Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Non-Functional Testing
7 8 (17.02%) Service Management
7 8 (17.02%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (14.89%) Functional Testing
9 6 (12.77%) Test Scripting
10 5 (10.64%) DSDM
10 5 (10.64%) ITSM
10 5 (10.64%) SDLC
10 5 (10.64%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 5 (10.64%) Test Strategy
11 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.51%) Release Management
12 3 (6.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) ISTQB
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) ISEB
2 6 (12.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (6.38%) CISSP
4 3 (6.38%) CLAS
4 3 (6.38%) MAPM
5 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.26%) PMP
5 2 (4.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.13%) CBAP
6 1 (2.13%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.15%) HL7
2 5 (10.64%) P3O
3 4 (8.51%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (8.51%) BMC Marimba
2 4 (8.51%) SCCM
2 4 (8.51%) WSUS
3 1 (2.13%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) HP
2 4 (8.51%) BMC
2 4 (8.51%) IBM
2 4 (8.51%) Remedy
2 4 (8.51%) ServiceNow
3 3 (6.38%) SAP
4 2 (4.26%) CA
4 2 (4.26%) Cisco
4 2 (4.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle
4 2 (4.26%) PlateSpin
4 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) Lotus