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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 47 18 31
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 14 38 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.36% 8.30% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 11.91% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 30 8
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£288 £303 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.95% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +4.34%
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
444 319 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 75.00% 69.65% 71.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 324 220 183
Average daily rate £350 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £232 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 5
Average hourly rate £39.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+163.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.50 £23.59 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 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
Cardiff -19 10 £275 +5.76% 1
Newport -23 3 £450 +20.00% 2
Bridgend -1 1 £123 -45.55%
Caerphilly - - - - 1
PRINCE2
Wales

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 45 (70.31%) Project Management
2 41 (64.06%) Finance
3 25 (39.06%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
6 10 (15.63%) ITIL
6 10 (15.63%) MS Office
7 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 9 (14.06%) Service Management
7 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
8 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
8 8 (12.50%) MS Project
9 7 (10.94%) Change Control
10 6 (9.38%) SAP
10 6 (9.38%) Banking
11 5 (7.81%) Project Planning
11 5 (7.81%) Risk Analysis
11 5 (7.81%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
11 5 (7.81%) CRM
11 5 (7.81%) Oracle
11 5 (7.81%) Network Architecture
12 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
12 4 (6.25%) Coaching
12 4 (6.25%) Windows
12 4 (6.25%) ISEB
12 4 (6.25%) PMP
12 4 (6.25%) PMI Certification
12 4 (6.25%) Management Information System

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
1 3 (4.69%) SAS
2 2 (3.13%) Lync
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Office
2 8 (12.50%) MS Project
3 5 (7.81%) MS Excel
4 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.56%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) WAN
2 1 (1.56%) SAN
2 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.56%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.56%) Cognos Impromptu
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) MSI
General
1 41 (64.06%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Billing
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 46 (71.88%) Project Manager
2 6 (9.38%) Analyst
2 6 (9.38%) Business Analyst
2 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (6.25%) Agile Project Manager
3 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 3 (4.69%) Change Manager
4 3 (4.69%) Programme Manager
4 3 (4.69%) Operations Manager
4 3 (4.69%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (3.13%) Architect
5 2 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Project Support Officer
5 2 (3.13%) Project Analyst
5 2 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (3.13%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (1.56%) Informatics
2 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.56%) iSeries
2 1 (1.56%) NHS
2 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.56%) GIS
2 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (70.31%) Project Management
2 25 (39.06%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.63%) ITIL
5 9 (14.06%) Service Management
6 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 7 (10.94%) Change Control
8 5 (7.81%) Project Planning
8 5 (7.81%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) CRM
8 5 (7.81%) Network Architecture
9 4 (6.25%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.25%) Coaching
9 4 (6.25%) Scrum
10 3 (4.69%) Workflow
10 3 (4.69%) PRINCE
10 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.69%) Quality Management
10 3 (4.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) Java
1 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 9 (14.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 8 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) ISEB
3 4 (6.25%) PMP
3 4 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.69%) Degree
4 3 (4.69%) MAPM
4 3 (4.69%) CCA
5 2 (3.13%) IIBA
5 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.13%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) OCP
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.56%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) P3O
2 2 (3.13%) SLA
3 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) SAP
3 5 (7.81%) Oracle
4 3 (4.69%) VMware
5 2 (3.13%) Thunderhead
6 1 (1.56%) Open Text
6 1 (1.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.56%) ESRI
6 1 (1.56%) EMC
6 1 (1.56%) Intel
6 1 (1.56%) Cognos
6 1 (1.56%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.56%) Ventyx