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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 113 99 129
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +30
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 30 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.90% 0.85% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.21% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 10
Average daily rate £413 £420 £464
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% -9.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £304 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £469 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £345 £400
% change year-on-year
+23.18% -13.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.90 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.02% +5.45%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2517 1651 2549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.68% 70.20% 70.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1553 1030 1522
Average daily rate £375 £350 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -11.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 61 154
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.30 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -16 10 £451 +2.97% 1
Somerset -6 6 £305 - 2
Bristol - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 30 (73.17%) PRINCE2
2 21 (51.22%) Finance
3 16 (39.02%) Project Management
4 8 (19.51%) Banking
4 8 (19.51%) ITIL
4 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (17.07%) SAP
5 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.76%) PMI Certification
7 4 (9.76%) MS Project
7 4 (9.76%) ERP
7 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
8 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
8 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
8 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.32%) Workflow
8 3 (7.32%) Change Management
8 3 (7.32%) Project Planning
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.32%) Retail
8 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (7.32%) PMP
9 2 (4.88%) ISEB
9 2 (4.88%) UML
9 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.88%) Web Development
9 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.88%) Risk Management

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) MS Project
2 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) Niku Workbench
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (2.44%) Agresso
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Retail
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.44%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) LSMW
General
1 21 (51.22%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (78.05%) Project Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Junior
2 5 (12.20%) Analyst
2 5 (12.20%) Junior Project Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (9.76%) Senior Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Delivery Project Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Project Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.88%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) PMO Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Programme Office Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Programme Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Project Planner
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) GIS
2 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.44%) PMI
2 1 (2.44%) NHS
2 1 (2.44%) NPfIT
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) UNIX
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (73.17%) PRINCE2
2 16 (39.02%) Project Management
3 8 (19.51%) ITIL
4 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.20%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.76%) ERP
6 4 (9.76%) Business Transformation
7 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.32%) Change Management
7 3 (7.32%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.32%) Workflow
8 2 (4.88%) Web Development
8 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.88%) Service Management
8 2 (4.88%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.88%) UML
8 2 (4.88%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (9.76%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.32%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (7.32%) PMP
3 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.88%) ISEB
5 1 (2.44%) APMP
5 1 (2.44%) MBA
5 1 (2.44%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) SAP
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) Cerner
2 1 (2.44%) Niku
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle
2 1 (2.44%) PeopleSoft
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