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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 32 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 27 36 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 4.70% 7.89% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.60% 11.25% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 24 11
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.53% -10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £15.58 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.58 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +0.28%
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
409 320 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 71.25% 70.18% 69.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 222 184
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £248 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 5
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £10.63 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £21.60 £58.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -8 20 £375 +13.63% 4
Newport -14 5 £425 +13.33% 1
Bridgend 0 1 £123 -45.55% 1
Caerphilly - - - -
Torfaen - - - -
PRINCE2
Wales

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 52 (66.67%) Project Management
2 49 (62.82%) Finance
3 25 (32.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 13 (16.67%) MS Project
5 13 (16.67%) MS Office
6 12 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (14.10%) Project Planning
8 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (12.82%) ITIL
9 9 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
10 8 (10.26%) Banking
10 8 (10.26%) Risk Management
10 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
10 8 (10.26%) PRINCE
10 8 (10.26%) Service Management
11 7 (8.97%) Change Control
12 6 (7.69%) Scrum
12 6 (7.69%) SAP
12 6 (7.69%) Oracle
12 6 (7.69%) ISEB
13 5 (6.41%) DSDM
13 5 (6.41%) CRM
13 5 (6.41%) Windows
13 5 (6.41%) GAP Analysis
13 5 (6.41%) Risk Analysis
13 5 (6.41%) P3O
13 5 (6.41%) Network Architecture
14 4 (5.13%) Waterfall

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (3.85%) SharePoint
1 3 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.85%) SAS
1 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (16.67%) MS Project
1 13 (16.67%) MS Office
2 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.28%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.13%) WAN
2 3 (3.85%) SAN
3 2 (2.56%) LAN
3 2 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (2.56%) Cognos Impromptu
2 1 (1.28%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 49 (62.82%) Finance
2 8 (10.26%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Billing
4 1 (1.28%) Legal
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 59 (75.64%) Project Manager
2 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 5 (6.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (6.41%) Change Manager
3 5 (6.41%) Change Project Manager
4 4 (5.13%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
4 4 (5.13%) Analyst
5 3 (3.85%) Project Support Officer
5 3 (3.85%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (3.85%) Business Manager
5 3 (3.85%) Project Officer
5 3 (3.85%) Business Change Project Manager
5 3 (3.85%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (2.56%) Architect
6 2 (2.56%) Operations Manager
6 2 (2.56%) Programme Manager
6 2 (2.56%) Junior
6 2 (2.56%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.56%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.28%) iSeries
3 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.28%) GIS
3 1 (1.28%) Informatics
3 1 (1.28%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.56%) Linux
3 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (66.67%) Project Management
2 25 (32.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (14.10%) Project Planning
4 10 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (12.82%) ITIL
5 8 (10.26%) PRINCE
5 8 (10.26%) Service Management
5 8 (10.26%) Risk Management
6 7 (8.97%) Change Control
7 6 (7.69%) Scrum
8 5 (6.41%) Risk Analysis
8 5 (6.41%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (6.41%) DSDM
8 5 (6.41%) CRM
8 5 (6.41%) Network Architecture
9 4 (5.13%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.85%) Quality Management
10 3 (3.85%) Data Modelling
10 3 (3.85%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.28%) Java
1 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 9 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 6 (7.69%) ISEB
4 4 (5.13%) Degree
5 3 (3.85%) PMP
5 3 (3.85%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.85%) CCA
5 3 (3.85%) MAPM
6 2 (2.56%) IIBA
7 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.28%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.28%) OCP
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) P3O
2 2 (2.56%) SLA
3 1 (1.28%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.56%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 15 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.69%) Oracle
2 6 (7.69%) SAP
3 4 (5.13%) VMware
4 3 (3.85%) Thunderhead
5 2 (2.56%) Planview
5 2 (2.56%) Cognos
5 2 (2.56%) EMC
5 2 (2.56%) Intel
6 1 (1.28%) Citrix
6 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.28%) ESRI
6 1 (1.28%) Open Text
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.28%) Ventyx
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