The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 108 86 103
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +17
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 34 25 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.12% 1.17% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.65% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 23
Average daily rate
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£406 £440 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +12.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £322 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £471 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
-58.66% +1.35%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2193 1512 2124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 72.11% 70.62% 69.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1463 974 1298
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 67 132
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.37% -46.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
PRINCE
England

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 1 August 2014.

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 1 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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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 -4 11 £450 +2.27% 5
Bristol -18 8 £400 +34.90% 1
Gloucestershire -12 6 £400 -5.88% 1
Dorset +5 2 - -
Somerset - 1 - - 1
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 42 (65.63%) PRINCE2
2 30 (46.88%) Project Management
3 24 (37.50%) Finance
4 16 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (23.44%) ITIL
6 12 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 11 (17.19%) PMI Certification
7 11 (17.19%) Change Management
8 10 (15.63%) SAP
9 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
10 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
10 8 (12.50%) PMP
11 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
11 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
12 6 (9.38%) Business Transformation
12 6 (9.38%) Banking
12 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis
12 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
12 6 (9.38%) MS Project
13 5 (7.81%) PMI
14 4 (6.25%) Resource Management
14 4 (6.25%) Retail
14 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (6.25%) Service Management
14 4 (6.25%) Workflow
14 4 (6.25%) MBA
14 4 (6.25%) UML
14 4 (6.25%) ERP
15 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
15 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Project
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
3 2 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Retail
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (1.56%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) LSMW
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 6 (9.38%) Banking
3 4 (6.25%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Aerospace
4 3 (4.69%) Legal
5 2 (3.13%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Military
6 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Project Manager
2 7 (10.94%) Programme Manager
3 5 (7.81%) Senior Project Manager
3 5 (7.81%) Programme Office Manager
3 5 (7.81%) Junior
3 5 (7.81%) Analyst
3 5 (7.81%) Senior Manager
3 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 5 (7.81%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (7.81%) PMO Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Project Delivery Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Delivery Project Manager
4 4 (6.25%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (4.69%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
5 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (4.69%) Service Manager
6 2 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.13%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) SOAP
1 1 (1.56%) Web Services
1 1 (1.56%) .NET
1 1 (1.56%) Middleware
1 1 (1.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.81%) PMI
2 3 (4.69%) GIS
3 1 (1.56%) NHS
3 1 (1.56%) NPfIT
3 1 (1.56%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.56%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.56%) Statistics
3 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Windows
1 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (65.63%) PRINCE2
2 30 (46.88%) Project Management
3 16 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (23.44%) ITIL
5 11 (17.19%) Change Management
6 8 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 7 (10.94%) Waterfall
8 6 (9.38%) Business Transformation
8 6 (9.38%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.38%) Service Delivery
9 4 (6.25%) Resource Management
9 4 (6.25%) Service Management
9 4 (6.25%) Workflow
9 4 (6.25%) UML
9 4 (6.25%) ERP
10 3 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (4.69%) Supplier Management
10 3 (4.69%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (3.13%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) C
1 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 11 (17.19%) PMI Certification
3 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
4 8 (12.50%) PMP
5 7 (10.94%) SC Cleared
6 4 (6.25%) MBA
7 3 (4.69%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.69%) ISEB
7 3 (4.69%) MAPM
8 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) SAP
2 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle
3 1 (1.56%) Progress
3 1 (1.56%) Citrix
3 1 (1.56%) Cerner
3 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.56%) Rackspace
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Barnstaple, Devon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: From £30,196 to £34,666 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago