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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 35 58 40
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 16 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 3.08% 2.49% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 3.00% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 15
Median daily rate £275 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £275 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £440 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.79%
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
432 567 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 83.24% 82.89% 76.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 438 322
Median daily rate £400 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.84% -2.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £58.50 £67.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +25 10 £273 -19.25%
Newport +7 3 £350 -14.63% 2
Torfaen - 1 £120 -
PRINCE2
Wales

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 17 (65.38%) Project Management
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) ITIL
4 11 (42.31%) Scrum
5 9 (34.62%) Service Management
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 7 (26.92%) ISEB
7 6 (23.08%) NHS
7 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
8 5 (19.23%) Informatics
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
8 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
8 5 (19.23%) Change Control
9 4 (15.38%) Migration
9 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (15.38%) SDLC
10 3 (11.54%) Degree
10 3 (11.54%) SaaS
10 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (11.54%) NonStop SQL
10 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
10 3 (11.54%) Information Management
10 3 (11.54%) CESG
10 3 (11.54%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (11.54%) CISSP
10 3 (11.54%) CLAS
11 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification

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 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 4 (15.38%) Product Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 2 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) NHS Project Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Project Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Information Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Project Support Officer
6 1 (3.85%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Management Information System
1 6 (23.08%) NHS
2 5 (19.23%) Informatics
3 3 (11.54%) CESG
3 3 (11.54%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (65.38%) Project Management
2 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (46.15%) ITIL
4 11 (42.31%) Scrum
5 9 (34.62%) Service Management
6 5 (19.23%) Change Control
6 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
7 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 4 (15.38%) SDLC
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (11.54%) Information Management
8 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
9 2 (7.69%) CAD
9 2 (7.69%) Information Security
9 2 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (7.69%) Project Governance
9 2 (7.69%) UML
9 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
10 1 (3.85%) Service Design
10 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) ISEB
2 3 (11.54%) CISSP
2 3 (11.54%) CLAS
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) ISTQB
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) APMP
4 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.85%) CBAP
4 1 (3.85%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (3.85%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) HP