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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE
England / South West
Rank 113 110 110
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 26 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.96% 1.05% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 1.28% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 24 27
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £306 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £526 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.68% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.34 £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-41.65% -19.19%

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
2223 2421 2468
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 82.49% 81.98% 78.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1476 1652 1618
Median daily rate £400 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £283 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 119 90
Median hourly rate £38.00 £42.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +16.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.38 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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
Gloucestershire +11 12 £400 +15.94%
Bristol -2 6 £420 -21.86%
Wiltshire -13 4 £446 +27.50%
Somerset 0 1 £425 -
Devon - 1 £520 -
Dorset - 1 £475 -
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 26 (70.27%) PRINCE2
2 22 (59.46%) Finance
3 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (35.14%) Business Analysis
5 12 (32.43%) Scrum
5 12 (32.43%) ISEB
5 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
5 12 (32.43%) APMG
6 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
7 10 (27.03%) MS Project
7 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
8 9 (24.32%) Project Management
8 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (16.22%) PMI
9 6 (16.22%) PMI Certification
9 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (13.51%) ITIL
11 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
12 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
12 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
12 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
12 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
13 2 (5.41%) Nuix
13 2 (5.41%) Reference Data Management
13 2 (5.41%) SDLC
13 2 (5.41%) Data Enrichment
13 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
13 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
13 2 (5.41%) Splunk
13 2 (5.41%) Project Governance

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 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Project
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.70%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Apache Hive
1 2 (5.41%) Big Data
1 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
1 2 (5.41%) HBase
1 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (5.41%) Neo4j
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (59.46%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (43.24%) Analyst
2 13 (35.14%) Business Analyst
3 12 (32.43%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 9 (24.32%) Project Manager
5 6 (16.22%) Project Planner
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) PMO Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Project Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Project Support Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
7 2 (5.41%) ETL Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Migration Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Migration Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 2 (5.41%) TOGAF Architect
8 1 (2.70%) Network Manager
8 1 (2.70%) SAP Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (16.22%) PMI
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.41%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.70%) CESG
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) PRINCE2
2 19 (51.35%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (35.14%) Business Analysis
4 12 (32.43%) Scrum
5 9 (24.32%) Project Management
5 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (13.51%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
8 2 (5.41%) Data Enrichment
8 2 (5.41%) Data Management
8 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.41%) ETL
8 2 (5.41%) Migration
8 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.41%) Reference Data Management
8 2 (5.41%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.41%) SDLC
8 2 (5.41%) Software Delivery
8 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) C
1 1 (2.70%) C#
1 1 (2.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) APMG
1 12 (32.43%) ISEB
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) PMI Certification
4 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.70%) APMP
5 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) JSP 440
2 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (2.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Cloudera
2 2 (5.41%) MapR
2 2 (5.41%) Nuix
2 2 (5.41%) Splunk
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) Software AG
3 1 (2.70%) VMware