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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 27 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 42 41 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.61% 7.88% 7.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.77% 10.68% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 14
Average daily rate £394 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.62% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £314 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £31.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.07
% change year-on-year
- -23.74%
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
479 384 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 86.78% 73.85% 77.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 267 186
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 10
Average hourly rate £47.00 £22.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.88% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £30.50 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cardiff -4 31 £366 -2.53% 2
Newport -5 9 £420 +20.00% 2
PRINCE2
Wales

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 36 (70.59%) Project Management
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.53%) Scrum
3 12 (23.53%) MS Project
3 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
4 11 (21.57%) MS Visio
4 11 (21.57%) Migration
4 11 (21.57%) Finance
4 11 (21.57%) Software Testing
5 10 (19.61%) Test Management
5 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
6 9 (17.65%) HL7
6 9 (17.65%) ISTQB
6 9 (17.65%) WAN
7 8 (15.69%) XML
7 8 (15.69%) Service Management
7 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
8 7 (13.73%) Agile Project Management
8 7 (13.73%) Functional Testing
8 7 (13.73%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (13.73%) Programme Management
8 7 (13.73%) NHS
8 7 (13.73%) HTML
8 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
9 6 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (11.76%) ITIL
9 6 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (9.80%) DSDM
10 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
10 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 (1.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 12 (23.53%) MS Excel
1 12 (23.53%) MS Project
2 11 (21.57%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) WAN
2 2 (3.92%) LAN
2 2 (3.92%) SAN
3 1 (1.96%) DWDM
3 1 (1.96%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) HP UFT
1 5 (9.80%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Project Manager
2 15 (29.41%) Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) Test Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Lead Test Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Manager
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (9.80%) Agile Project Manager
6 5 (9.80%) Business Change Manager
7 4 (7.84%) Deployment Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Release Analyst
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Project Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Business Change Project Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Business Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Change Manager
8 3 (5.88%) Programme Manager
8 3 (5.88%) WAN Project Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Financial Services Project Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Healthcare Project Manager
9 2 (3.92%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) XML
2 7 (13.73%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
1 7 (13.73%) NHS
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) CMDB
2 2 (3.92%) LIMS
2 2 (3.92%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.88%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Project Management
2 16 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.53%) Scrum
4 11 (21.57%) Migration
4 11 (21.57%) Software Testing
5 10 (19.61%) Test Management
6 8 (15.69%) Service Management
6 8 (15.69%) Test Scripting
7 7 (13.73%) Agile Project Management
7 7 (13.73%) Functional Testing
7 7 (13.73%) Non-Functional Testing
7 7 (13.73%) Programme Management
8 6 (11.76%) ITIL
9 5 (9.80%) DSDM
9 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
9 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (7.84%) ITSM
10 4 (7.84%) Release Management
11 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (19.61%) Security Cleared
2 9 (17.65%) ISTQB
3 6 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (7.84%) PMI Certification
5 4 (7.84%) PMP
6 3 (5.88%) MAPM
6 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (3.92%) Degree
8 1 (1.96%) APMP
8 1 (1.96%) CAPM
8 1 (1.96%) ISEB
8 1 (1.96%) PgMP
8 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) HL7
2 5 (9.80%) P3O
3 4 (7.84%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (3.92%) QA
5 1 (1.96%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (7.84%) BMC Marimba
2 4 (7.84%) SCCM
2 4 (7.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) BMC
1 4 (7.84%) HP
1 4 (7.84%) IBM
1 4 (7.84%) Remedy
1 4 (7.84%) ServiceNow
2 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) CA
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco
4 1 (1.96%) Lotus
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) PlateSpin
4 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
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