The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South West region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 94 76 98
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 42 35 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 1.64% 1.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.08% 5.70% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 23
Average daily rate
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£388 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £323 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £464 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £380 £383
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £42.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-41.17% +63.46%
Qualifications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
826 614 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.18% 28.84% 26.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 357 427
Average daily rate £355 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 32 60
Average hourly rate £36.00 £24.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.93% +6.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £11.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

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 14 July 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 14 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Somerset - 12 £378 -
Gloucestershire -7 8 £450 -
Bristol -19 7 £398 -0.62%
Devon +5 5 £400 - 1
Wiltshire -20 2 £463 +10.11% 2
Dorset - - - - 2
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 July 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.

1 106 (96.36%) PRINCE2
2 53 (48.18%) Project Management
3 39 (35.45%) Security Cleared
4 33 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 33 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (28.18%) Finance
6 29 (26.36%) SAP
7 27 (24.55%) MS Project
8 23 (20.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (20.00%) ITIL
9 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 21 (19.09%) UML
11 20 (18.18%) Change Management
12 18 (16.36%) GIS
12 18 (16.36%) Test Strategy
13 17 (15.45%) Portfolio Management
14 15 (13.64%) PMI Certification
14 15 (13.64%) Programme Management
15 14 (12.73%) Change Control
16 13 (11.82%) Use Case
16 13 (11.82%) Data Modelling
17 12 (10.91%) PRINCE
17 12 (10.91%) QA
18 11 (10.00%) PMI
18 11 (10.00%) CMMI
18 11 (10.00%) MS Project Server
18 11 (10.00%) P3O
19 9 (8.18%) Microsoft Azure
19 9 (8.18%) Service Delivery
19 9 (8.18%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 11 (10.00%) MS Project Server
2 3 (2.73%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) Drupal
Applications
1 27 (24.55%) MS Project
2 8 (7.27%) MS Excel
3 7 (6.36%) MS Office
4 5 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Summit
1 2 (1.82%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.91%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.91%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.91%) SaaS
2 1 (0.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) LAN
1 2 (1.82%) WLAN
1 2 (1.82%) WAN
1 2 (1.82%) RFID
1 2 (1.82%) Wireless
2 1 (0.91%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.91%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) LSMW
General
1 31 (28.18%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Banking
3 4 (3.64%) Advertising
4 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.73%) Retail
4 3 (2.73%) Marketing
5 2 (1.82%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (51.82%) Project Manager
2 28 (25.45%) Analyst
3 23 (20.91%) Business Analyst
4 8 (7.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 8 (7.27%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (5.45%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (5.45%) Senior Manager
6 5 (4.55%) Programme Manager
7 4 (3.64%) Business Project Manager
7 4 (3.64%) Business Manager
7 4 (3.64%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (2.73%) Project Officer
8 3 (2.73%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (2.73%) Contracts Manager
8 3 (2.73%) Technical Manager
8 3 (2.73%) Systems Manager
8 3 (2.73%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (2.73%) Project Support Officer
8 3 (2.73%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (1.82%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.36%) GIS
2 11 (10.00%) PMI
3 6 (5.45%) CMDB
4 4 (3.64%) NHS
5 3 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.82%) CCTV
6 2 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.91%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.91%) iSeries
7 1 (0.91%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.91%) Informatics
7 1 (0.91%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.91%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.55%) Windows
2 3 (2.73%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.82%) UNIX
4 1 (0.91%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (96.36%) PRINCE2
2 53 (48.18%) Project Management
3 33 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (20.91%) User Acceptance Testing
5 22 (20.00%) ITIL
6 21 (19.09%) UML
7 20 (18.18%) Change Management
8 18 (16.36%) Test Strategy
9 17 (15.45%) Portfolio Management
10 15 (13.64%) Programme Management
11 14 (12.73%) Change Control
12 13 (11.82%) Use Case
12 13 (11.82%) Data Modelling
13 12 (10.91%) PRINCE
14 11 (10.00%) CMMI
15 9 (8.18%) Service Delivery
15 9 (8.18%) Migration
16 7 (6.36%) Asset Management
16 7 (6.36%) Business Transformation
17 6 (5.45%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.73%) SQL
2 2 (1.82%) C
3 1 (0.91%) PHP
Qualifications
1 39 (35.45%) Security Cleared
2 33 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 15 (13.64%) PMI Certification
4 7 (6.36%) Degree
5 4 (3.64%) PMP
6 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.73%) ISEB
6 3 (2.73%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.82%) BC Cleared
7 2 (1.82%) HND
8 1 (0.91%) MCSE
8 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.91%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.91%) APMG
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.91%) QA
2 11 (10.00%) P3O
3 2 (1.82%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.82%) SLA
3 2 (1.82%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 29 (26.36%) SAP
2 22 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.45%) SolarWinds
4 2 (1.82%) Sun
4 2 (1.82%) VMware
4 2 (1.82%) Infor
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco
5 1 (0.91%) IBM
5 1 (0.91%) HP
5 1 (0.91%) Citrix
5 1 (0.91%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle
Wiltshire
Sanderson
Rate: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £500 - £540 per day
Posted: 13 days ago