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 31 October 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 106 78 103
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +25
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 36 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 1.69% 0.95%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.48% 6.40% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 20
Average daily rate
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£423 £384 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.09% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £294 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £447 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £30.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +26.22%
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
1034 578 874
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.56% 26.38% 29.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 323 410
Average daily rate £385 £360 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.94% -7.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 36 64
Average hourly rate £30.25 £28.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.03% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.58 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £22.90
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.39%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -6 16 £400 +18.51% 6
Wiltshire -4 13 £457 +3.75% 3
Devon -19 3 £540 +44.00%
Gloucestershire -13 2 - - 5
Somerset - - - - 1
Dorset - - - -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification.

1 61 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 29 (47.54%) Project Management
3 23 (37.70%) Security Cleared
4 21 (34.43%) Finance
5 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
6 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (16.39%) MS Project
9 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
10 7 (11.48%) PRINCE
11 6 (9.84%) Change Management
12 5 (8.20%) Risk Management
12 5 (8.20%) Banking
12 5 (8.20%) Migration
12 5 (8.20%) Change Control
12 5 (8.20%) Business Transformation
13 4 (6.56%) Retail Banking
13 4 (6.56%) Project Planning
13 4 (6.56%) QA
13 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
13 4 (6.56%) Retail
13 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
13 4 (6.56%) ITIL
13 4 (6.56%) SAP
14 3 (4.92%) MS Office
14 3 (4.92%) C
14 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
14 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
14 3 (4.92%) GIS
14 3 (4.92%) Legal

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.28%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.64%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (16.39%) MS Project
2 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Summit
1 1 (1.64%) Visualfiles
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) SaaS
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.64%) Big Data
General
1 21 (34.43%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Retail
3 4 (6.56%) Retail Banking
3 4 (6.56%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.92%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Law
5 1 (1.64%) Marketing
5 1 (1.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 45 (73.77%) Project Manager
2 7 (11.48%) Programme Manager
3 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (9.84%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (8.20%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (6.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Applications Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Project Support Officer
6 3 (4.92%) Project Officer
6 3 (4.92%) Applications Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Programme Office Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.28%) IT Programme Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (1.64%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) GIS
1 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) NHS
2 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) PMI
3 1 (1.64%) Informatics
3 1 (1.64%) CMDB
3 1 (1.64%) SWIFT
3 1 (1.64%) Health Informatics
3 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
2 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.64%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 29 (47.54%) Project Management
3 15 (24.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (11.48%) PRINCE
6 6 (9.84%) Change Management
7 5 (8.20%) Risk Management
7 5 (8.20%) Migration
7 5 (8.20%) Change Control
7 5 (8.20%) Business Transformation
8 4 (6.56%) Project Planning
8 4 (6.56%) Programme Management
8 4 (6.56%) ITIL
9 3 (4.92%) Logistics
9 3 (4.92%) Release Management
10 2 (3.28%) Information Assurance
10 2 (3.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (3.28%) Portfolio Management
10 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (3.28%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.92%) C
2 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (37.70%) Security Cleared
2 18 (29.51%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) DV Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.28%) ISEB
4 2 (3.28%) PMP
4 2 (3.28%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.64%) ACCA
5 1 (1.64%) CIMA
5 1 (1.64%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) APMP
5 1 (1.64%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
2 3 (4.92%) P3O
3 1 (1.64%) COREP
3 1 (1.64%) FINREP
3 1 (1.64%) FATCA
3 1 (1.64%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.64%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.56%) SAP
3 1 (1.64%) Oracle
3 1 (1.64%) Citrix
3 1 (1.64%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £485 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200-£300pd
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400-500pd Negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago