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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 108 127 80
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -47
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 41 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.21% 0.65% 1.16%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.15% 2.27% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 16 17
Average daily rate
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£363 £416 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% -5.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £338 £337
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £565 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £22.54
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.91%
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
989 925 663
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.24% 28.54% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 593 359
Average daily rate £395 £393 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.63% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 37 55
Average hourly rate £39.25 £35.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +79.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
Wiltshire +2 14 £388 -7.73%
Gloucestershire +2 10 £368 -10.63% 2
Bristol +1 6 £387 -1.71% 1
Devon +4 4 £306 -35.91%
Somerset +3 2 - -
Dorset - 2 £475 - 1
Avon - 1 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 63 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 29 (40.28%) Project Management
3 28 (38.89%) Finance
4 24 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 14 (19.44%) DV Cleared
6 14 (19.44%) PRINCE
7 13 (18.06%) Risk Management
8 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 11 (15.28%) C
9 11 (15.28%) Information Assurance
10 10 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (13.89%) Change Control
11 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 9 (12.50%) Programme Management
11 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (12.50%) Document Management
11 9 (12.50%) Requirements Management
12 7 (9.72%) Banking
12 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
13 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
13 6 (8.33%) Retail
13 6 (8.33%) Project Planning
13 6 (8.33%) Scrum
13 6 (8.33%) MS Project
14 5 (6.94%) ITIL
14 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
14 5 (6.94%) Marketing
15 4 (5.56%) Change Management
15 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) Drupal
2 1 (1.39%) WordPress
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Project
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Maximo
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.39%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.39%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (1.39%) Network Security
2 1 (1.39%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.39%) Broadband
2 1 (1.39%) LAN
2 1 (1.39%) SMS
2 1 (1.39%) WAN
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Rational DOORS
General
1 28 (38.89%) Finance
2 9 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.72%) Banking
4 6 (8.33%) Retail
5 5 (6.94%) Marketing
6 2 (2.78%) Billing
6 2 (2.78%) Retail Banking
6 2 (2.78%) Advertising
6 2 (2.78%) Law
7 1 (1.39%) Legal
7 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.39%) Games
7 1 (1.39%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 36 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 11 (15.28%) Project Officer
3 10 (13.89%) Analyst
4 6 (8.33%) PMO Manager
5 4 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 4 (5.56%) Project Support Officer
6 3 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Coordinator
7 2 (2.78%) Project Planner
7 2 (2.78%) Release Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (2.78%) Applications Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Procurement Analyst
7 2 (2.78%) NHS Project Manager
7 2 (2.78%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (1.39%) ERP Manager
8 1 (1.39%) Assistant Project Manager
8 1 (1.39%) Release Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) .NET
1 1 (1.39%) ASP.NET
1 1 (1.39%) Web Services
1 1 (1.39%) WCF
1 1 (1.39%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) NHS
2 2 (2.78%) Social Media
2 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) User Experience
3 1 (1.39%) DTV
3 1 (1.39%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (87.50%) PRINCE2
2 29 (40.28%) Project Management
3 24 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (19.44%) PRINCE
5 13 (18.06%) Risk Management
6 11 (15.28%) Information Assurance
7 10 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (13.89%) Change Control
8 9 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 9 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (12.50%) Document Management
8 9 (12.50%) Requirements Management
9 6 (8.33%) Project Planning
9 6 (8.33%) Scrum
9 6 (8.33%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.94%) Service Delivery
10 5 (6.94%) ITIL
11 4 (5.56%) Configuration Management
11 4 (5.56%) Change Management
12 3 (4.17%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (19.44%) DV Cleared
3 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.39%) CISM
4 1 (1.39%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.39%) Degree
4 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
1 1 (1.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.39%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) SAP
3 2 (2.78%) Cerner
3 2 (2.78%) CheckPoint
3 2 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (1.39%) MEDITECH
4 1 (1.39%) Facebook
4 1 (1.39%) Twitter
4 1 (1.39%) Sourcefire
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle