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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE
Rank 126 120 129
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 15 32 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.55% 1.00% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 1.25% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 23
Median daily rate £420 £350 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £305 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £385 £425
% change year-on-year
-6.49% -9.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.50 -
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
2132 2564 2574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.70% 80.43% 76.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1443 1786 1746
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 113 126
Median hourly rate £38.00 £41.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% +43.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £26.80 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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
Bristol +7 5 £420 -16.00% 1
Gloucestershire -5 4 £415 +19.42%
Wiltshire -11 3 £253 -25.73%
Devon - 2 £203 -
Somerset +24 1 - -
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 12 (54.55%) PRINCE2
3 10 (45.45%) MS Project
3 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) PMI Certification
5 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
5 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
5 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 5 (22.73%) PMI
7 4 (18.18%) Resource Management
8 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
8 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
8 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
8 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.64%) ITIL
9 2 (9.09%) ISEB
9 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (9.09%) Scrum
9 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
9 2 (9.09%) APMG
9 2 (9.09%) APMP
9 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 1 (4.55%) SDLC

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 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Project
2 6 (27.27%) MS Excel
3 5 (22.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Electronics
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
1 7 (31.82%) Project Manager
2 5 (22.73%) PMO Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Project Planner
3 4 (18.18%) PMO Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Project Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Project Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Coordinator
5 1 (4.55%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Finance Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) PMO Planner
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) PRINCE2
2 8 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
4 4 (18.18%) Resource Management
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Project Governance
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) Software Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Programme Management
6 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
6 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.55%) SDLC
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) PMI Certification
2 6 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) APMG
3 2 (9.09%) APMP
3 2 (9.09%) ISEB
3 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) SAP