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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE
Rank 135 129 119
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 8 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.75% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.96% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 20
Median daily rate £295 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £290 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £510 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £400 £448
% change year-on-year
-8.75% -10.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 - £15.75
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
2269 2614 2408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.21% 78.08% 75.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1527 1737 1598
Median daily rate £400 £388 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 132 90
Median hourly rate £32.50 £39.25 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.19% +17.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.50 £15.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing PRINCE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Wiltshire +3 3 £253 -37.65%
Gloucestershire +6 2 £475 +5.55%
Bristol -9 2 £505 +25.85%
Somerset +10 1 £295 -
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 West region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) MS Project
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
5 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
6 2 (15.38%) APMP
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
6 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (15.38%) ITIL
6 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (7.69%) PMP
7 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
7 1 (7.69%) NHS
7 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (7.69%) MS Office
7 1 (7.69%) SAP
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (23.08%) MS Project
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Toad
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) PMO Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Change Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Finance Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Finance Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) MI Manager
4 1 (7.69%) PMO Planner
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) PRINCE2
2 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
5 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
5 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Change Management
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) Information Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Resource Allocation
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) APMP
2 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) PMP
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Cognos
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Tableau