The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE
Rank 110 103 109
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 34 39 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.17% 1.23% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.62% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 27 11
Average daily rate £350 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £336 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £49.50 £175.00
% change year-on-year
-19.19% -71.71%
PRINCE
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2365 2409 1978
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.05% 75.97% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1586 1239
Average daily rate £385 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.09% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 104 98
Average hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE across the South West region.

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PRINCE
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE across the South West region.

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 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
Wiltshire -7 19 £350 -12.50% 2
Bristol +5 8 £525 +66.66% 3
Gloucestershire - 4 £348 - 3
Somerset -4 1 - -
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (47.37%) PRINCE2
3 23 (40.35%) ITIL
4 19 (33.33%) Project Management
5 18 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (28.07%) Finance
7 15 (26.32%) Windows
8 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
9 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (17.54%) VMware
10 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (15.79%) Cisco
10 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 9 (15.79%) ISEB
10 9 (15.79%) SAN
10 9 (15.79%) Office 365
11 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
12 7 (12.28%) Migration
12 7 (12.28%) MS Project
12 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (10.53%) Skype for Business
13 6 (10.53%) Skype
13 6 (10.53%) Nokia
13 6 (10.53%) CheckPoint
13 6 (10.53%) MS Office
13 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
13 6 (10.53%) Ethernet
13 6 (10.53%) Juniper

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (10.53%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Project
2 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.53%) MS Office
3 5 (8.77%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.75%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (15.79%) SAN
2 6 (10.53%) Ethernet
2 6 (10.53%) Skype
3 3 (5.26%) Internet
3 3 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (5.26%) Unified Communications
3 3 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Rational DOORS
General
1 16 (28.07%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.28%) Analyst
2 7 (12.28%) Business Analyst
3 6 (10.53%) Architect
3 6 (10.53%) Network Support
3 6 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (7.02%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Technical Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Applications Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Applications Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Billing Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) IT Manager
6 2 (3.51%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Scrum Master
6 2 (3.51%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.75%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.51%) Replication
3 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.75%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.75%) Informatics
3 1 (1.75%) SCADA
3 1 (1.75%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.32%) Windows
2 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (59.65%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (47.37%) PRINCE2
3 23 (40.35%) ITIL
4 19 (33.33%) Project Management
5 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (14.04%) Business Analysis
7 7 (12.28%) Migration
8 6 (10.53%) Data Protection
8 6 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (10.53%) TOGAF
9 5 (8.77%) Scrum
9 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
10 4 (7.02%) Change Management
10 4 (7.02%) Project Governance
10 4 (7.02%) Time Management
11 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
11 3 (5.26%) Workflow
11 3 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
12 2 (3.51%) CRM
12 2 (3.51%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Security Cleared
2 9 (15.79%) ISEB
3 6 (10.53%) Degree
3 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (7.02%) APMG
4 4 (7.02%) DV Cleared
4 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) PMI Certification
5 2 (3.51%) PMP
6 1 (1.75%) APMP
6 1 (1.75%) BICSI Certification
6 1 (1.75%) BICSI RCDD
6 1 (1.75%) CCDA
6 1 (1.75%) CCNA
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.75%) MCSA
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) JSP 440
System Software
1 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (10.53%) vSphere
3 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (17.54%) VMware
2 9 (15.79%) Cisco
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) CheckPoint
3 6 (10.53%) Juniper
3 6 (10.53%) Nokia
3 6 (10.53%) SolarWinds
4 4 (7.02%) Casewise
5 3 (5.26%) 3PAR
5 3 (5.26%) Hitachi
5 3 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
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