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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 47 55 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -19
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 20 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.17% 2.87% 5.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.79% 3.59% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 15 15
Median daily rate £325 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £285 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £444 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £31.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
528 474 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 83.68% 79.93% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 380 303
Median daily rate £425 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 9
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £43.02 £29.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
Cardiff +16 15 £325 -12.16% 2
Newport -6 1 £300 -30.23%
Caerphilly - 1 - -
PRINCE2
Wales

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 19 (61.29%) Project Management
2 11 (35.48%) ITIL
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
4 8 (25.81%) NHS
4 8 (25.81%) Programme Management
4 8 (25.81%) Service Management
4 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
4 8 (25.81%) Scrum
4 8 (25.81%) Informatics
5 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (19.35%) Finance
6 6 (19.35%) MS Project
6 6 (19.35%) ITIL V3
7 5 (16.13%) Change Control
7 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
7 5 (16.13%) Information Security
7 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
8 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
8 4 (12.90%) ISEB
8 4 (12.90%) CISSP
9 3 (9.68%) Degree
9 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
9 3 (9.68%) ISMS
9 3 (9.68%) Information Management
9 3 (9.68%) SDLC
9 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (9.68%) PRINCE
9 3 (9.68%) SAP

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 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Project
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Relational Database
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) NonStop SQL
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.90%) Analyst
2 4 (12.90%) Product Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Information Security Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) NHS Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Programme Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Security Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Security Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) CISSP Architect
5 1 (3.23%) IT Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Project Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Public Sector Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) SAP Manager
5 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Informatics
1 8 (25.81%) Management Information System
1 8 (25.81%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) CESG
2 2 (6.45%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (3.23%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Project Management
2 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) Programme Management
3 8 (25.81%) Scrum
3 8 (25.81%) Service Management
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) ITIL V3
6 5 (16.13%) Change Control
6 5 (16.13%) Information Security
7 3 (9.68%) Information Management
7 3 (9.68%) ISMS
7 3 (9.68%) PRINCE
7 3 (9.68%) SDLC
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) Data Mapping
8 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (6.45%) Information Security Management
8 2 (6.45%) Security Management
8 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) CISSP
1 4 (12.90%) ISEB
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) APMP
3 2 (6.45%) CLAS
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.23%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (3.23%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.23%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (3.23%) PMP
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.23%) P3O
2 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) SAP
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow