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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 106 78 96
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +18
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 35 71 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.10% 2.14% 1.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.82% 6.82% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 50 15
Average daily rate
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£462 £383 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.84% +17.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £313 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £503 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £29.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+52.54% -13.86%
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
916 1041 680
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 28.74% 31.38% 28.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 599 374
Average daily rate £423 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 53 42
Average hourly rate £38.13 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.05 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
Dorset +6 10 £475 +52.00%
Gloucestershire -5 9 - - 1
Wiltshire -1 5 £494 +17.55%
Bristol -12 4 £371 -6.79% 2
Somerset -15 2 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 57 (98.28%) PRINCE2
2 30 (51.72%) Project Management
3 27 (46.55%) Finance
4 23 (39.66%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (27.59%) PRINCE
6 14 (24.14%) Retail
7 13 (22.41%) Change Management
7 13 (22.41%) Banking
7 13 (22.41%) Business Transformation
8 11 (18.97%) Retail Banking
9 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
10 8 (13.79%) Change Control
10 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
11 7 (12.07%) Document Management
11 7 (12.07%) C
11 7 (12.07%) DV Cleared
11 7 (12.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (12.07%) Requirements Management
11 7 (12.07%) Information Assurance
12 5 (8.62%) Release Management
12 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
12 5 (8.62%) Programme Management
13 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
13 4 (6.90%) MS Project
14 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
14 3 (5.17%) ITIL
14 3 (5.17%) NHS
14 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
14 3 (5.17%) Migration
14 3 (5.17%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.72%) Lync
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Project
2 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.45%) MS Office
4 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Maximo
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Office 365
1 1 (1.72%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) VoIP
General
1 27 (46.55%) Finance
2 14 (24.14%) Retail
3 13 (22.41%) Banking
4 11 (18.97%) Retail Banking
5 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.45%) Marketing
6 2 (3.45%) Local Government
7 1 (1.72%) Billing
7 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (74.14%) Project Manager
2 8 (13.79%) Project Support Officer
2 8 (13.79%) Project Officer
3 5 (8.62%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Programme Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Senior Manager
4 3 (5.17%) Release Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Change Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Junior
5 2 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Applications Project Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Applications Manager
5 2 (3.45%) Project Implementation Manager
6 1 (1.72%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (1.72%) CRM Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.72%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) NHS
1 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) SWIFT
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (98.28%) PRINCE2
2 30 (51.72%) Project Management
3 23 (39.66%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (27.59%) PRINCE
5 13 (22.41%) Change Management
5 13 (22.41%) Business Transformation
6 8 (13.79%) Change Control
6 8 (13.79%) Risk Management
7 7 (12.07%) Requirements Management
7 7 (12.07%) Document Management
7 7 (12.07%) Information Assurance
7 7 (12.07%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.62%) Release Management
8 5 (8.62%) Programme Management
9 3 (5.17%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.17%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.17%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (5.17%) Migration
9 3 (5.17%) ITIL
10 2 (3.45%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) C
2 1 (1.72%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 7 (12.07%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.72%) ACCA
4 1 (1.72%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) FATCA
2 1 (1.72%) COREP
2 1 (1.72%) FINREP
2 1 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards