The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 118 121 123
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 19 29 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.67% 0.89% 0.71%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.33% 2.94% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 19 21
Median daily rate £393 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £312 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
817 988 1052
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.89% 30.29% 31.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 610 695
Median daily rate £388 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 68 42
Median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.50 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.19 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+17.89% +18.75%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the South West region.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the South West region.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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 +5 8 £325 -23.07% 1
Wiltshire +7 5 £393 +4.66% 2
Dorset +6 3 £400 -15.78% 1
Devon 0 2 £360 +14.28%
Somerset +18 1 £295 - 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 35 (97.22%) PRINCE2
2 18 (50.00%) Project Management
3 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (22.22%) Finance
5 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (19.44%) MS Project
6 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
7 5 (13.89%) Banking
7 5 (13.89%) CISSP
7 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
8 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
8 4 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (11.11%) PMP
8 4 (11.11%) PMI Certification
8 4 (11.11%) BCP
8 4 (11.11%) SAP
8 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
8 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
8 4 (11.11%) Migration
8 4 (11.11%) Security Management
9 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
9 3 (8.33%) SDLC
9 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
9 3 (8.33%) SaaS
10 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
10 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
10 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX

PRINCE2 Certification
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 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) MS Project
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) IaaS
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) NAS
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.78%) Electronics
5 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 8 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Security Manager
3 5 (13.89%) Security Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Development Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Implementation Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Project Implementation Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Software Development Project Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Development Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Payroll Manager
6 2 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) J2EE
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (97.22%) PRINCE2
2 18 (50.00%) Project Management
3 12 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.11%) BCP
6 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (11.11%) Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 4 (11.11%) Security Management
7 3 (8.33%) SDLC
7 3 (8.33%) Supplier Management
8 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.56%) ERP
8 2 (5.56%) PRINCE
8 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) CISSP
2 4 (11.11%) PMI Certification
2 4 (11.11%) PMP
2 4 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) CISM
4 1 (2.78%) ISEB
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) SAP
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (2.78%) EMC
3 1 (2.78%) VMware