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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 98 75 79
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 35 69 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.17% 2.30% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.31% 7.18% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 56 17
Average daily rate
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£420 £389 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.03% -7.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £27.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+28.18% -36.04%
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
813 961 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.25% 32.08% 29.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 610 354
Average daily rate £400 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £478 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 59 37
Average hourly rate £38.25 £33.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.17% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.65 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+34.00% -20.00%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Gloucestershire -2 11 £388 -13.88% 2
Wiltshire +1 6 £375 -23.11% 3
Dorset -1 6 £471 +50.56%
Bristol -3 5 £385 -3.14% 2
Somerset -6 3 £420 +3.06%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 59 (93.65%) PRINCE2
2 28 (44.44%) Project Management
3 24 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (36.51%) Finance
5 18 (28.57%) PRINCE
6 13 (20.63%) Banking
6 13 (20.63%) Retail
7 12 (19.05%) Change Management
7 12 (19.05%) Business Transformation
8 10 (15.87%) Retail Banking
9 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 8 (12.70%) Risk Management
10 8 (12.70%) Change Control
11 7 (11.11%) Requirements Management
11 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (11.11%) DV Cleared
11 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 7 (11.11%) Information Assurance
11 7 (11.11%) Document Management
11 7 (11.11%) Programme Management
11 7 (11.11%) C
12 5 (7.94%) Release Management
12 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
13 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (6.35%) Marketing
13 4 (6.35%) MS Project
14 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
14 3 (4.76%) ITIL
14 3 (4.76%) NHS
14 3 (4.76%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (3.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.59%) Drupal
2 1 (1.59%) WordPress
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.59%) Lync
2 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Project
2 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.17%) MS Office
4 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Maximo
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.59%) Yammer
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) LAN
1 1 (1.59%) SMS
1 1 (1.59%) VoIP
1 1 (1.59%) WAN
1 1 (1.59%) Firewall
General
1 23 (36.51%) Finance
2 13 (20.63%) Banking
2 13 (20.63%) Retail
3 10 (15.87%) Retail Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Marketing
5 3 (4.76%) Advertising
6 2 (3.17%) Local Government
6 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.17%) Billing
7 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.70%) Project Officer
3 7 (11.11%) Project Support Officer
4 6 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 3 (4.76%) Junior
5 3 (4.76%) Junior Project Manager
5 3 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (4.76%) Release Manager
5 3 (4.76%) PMO Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Project Implementation Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (3.17%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Coordinator
7 1 (1.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (1.59%) Technical Project Manager
7 1 (1.59%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (1.59%) Technical Manager
7 1 (1.59%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.76%) NHS
2 2 (3.17%) Social Media
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (93.65%) PRINCE2
2 28 (44.44%) Project Management
3 24 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (28.57%) PRINCE
5 12 (19.05%) Change Management
5 12 (19.05%) Business Transformation
6 8 (12.70%) Risk Management
6 8 (12.70%) Change Control
7 7 (11.11%) Requirements Management
7 7 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (11.11%) Information Assurance
7 7 (11.11%) Document Management
7 7 (11.11%) Programme Management
8 5 (7.94%) Release Management
8 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.76%) ITIL
10 3 (4.76%) Scrum
10 3 (4.76%) Migration
10 3 (4.76%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.11%) C
2 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) DV Cleared
1 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.59%) CIMA
2 1 (1.59%) ACCA
2 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.59%) COREP
2 1 (1.59%) FINREP
2 1 (1.59%) FATCA
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.17%) SAP
3 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle
3 1 (1.59%) Google
3 1 (1.59%) Facebook
3 1 (1.59%) Twitter
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