The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
England / South West
Rank 29 24 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 146 204 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 5.75% 6.85% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.20% 8.32% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 149 86
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £262 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £40.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.09% +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
- +4.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2029 2452 2316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.94% 82.31% 75.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1349 1722 1553
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £283 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 120 106
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.00 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £25.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

PRINCE2
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 across the South West region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South West

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

PRINCE2
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 across the South West region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +5 57 £413 +10.00% 8
Bristol -12 31 £400 +3.89% 7
Gloucestershire -3 28 £400 - 4
Devon +12 11 £275 -12.00% 3
Somerset +6 8 £388 +10.71% 4
Dorset -3 7 £450 +9.09% 2
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 143 (51.44%) Project Management
2 107 (38.49%) Finance
3 95 (34.17%) Security Cleared
4 72 (25.90%) ITIL
5 63 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (19.78%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (16.55%) DV Cleared
8 41 (14.75%) ISEB
9 40 (14.39%) Change Control
10 39 (14.03%) SC Cleared
10 39 (14.03%) Risk Management
11 38 (13.67%) Microsoft
11 38 (13.67%) Scrum
12 36 (12.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 35 (12.59%) Migration
13 35 (12.59%) C
14 33 (11.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 31 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (9.71%) Telecoms
16 27 (9.71%) Business Analysis
17 26 (9.35%) Continuous Improvement
18 25 (8.99%) Document Management
18 25 (8.99%) Programme Management
19 24 (8.63%) Requirements Management
19 24 (8.63%) PRINCE
19 24 (8.63%) MS Project
20 22 (7.91%) MS Excel
20 22 (7.91%) Information Assurance
21 21 (7.55%) Cisco
21 21 (7.55%) Banking

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (4.32%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.80%) Confluence
3 4 (1.44%) IIS
4 3 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.72%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.72%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.72%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (8.63%) MS Project
2 22 (7.91%) MS Excel
3 14 (5.04%) MS Office
4 11 (3.96%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.16%) Primavera
2 3 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.16%) SaaS
2 3 (1.08%) Office 365
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.96%) Firewall
2 9 (3.24%) VLAN
3 7 (2.52%) VoIP
4 6 (2.16%) MPLS
5 5 (1.80%) Network Security
6 4 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.44%) Internet
6 4 (1.44%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.44%) VPN
6 4 (1.44%) WAN
6 4 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (1.08%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (1.08%) LAN
7 3 (1.08%) OSPF
7 3 (1.08%) Skype
7 3 (1.08%) VPLS
8 2 (0.72%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (0.72%) FabricPath
8 2 (0.72%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (0.72%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.16%) Big Data
2 6 (2.16%) NonStop SQL
3 3 (1.08%) Apache Hive
3 3 (1.08%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.08%) HBase
3 3 (1.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.08%) Neo4j
4 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.36%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (0.36%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.16%) JIRA
2 5 (1.80%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 107 (38.49%) Finance
2 27 (9.71%) Telecoms
3 21 (7.55%) Banking
4 9 (3.24%) Retail
5 6 (2.16%) Marketing
6 5 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.08%) Electronics
7 3 (1.08%) Legal
7 3 (1.08%) Military
7 3 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.72%) Billing
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (32.01%) Project Manager
2 57 (20.50%) Analyst
3 42 (15.11%) Business Analyst
4 26 (9.35%) Project Officer
5 19 (6.83%) IT Manager
6 18 (6.47%) IT Project Manager
6 18 (6.47%) Project Support Officer
6 18 (6.47%) Support Officer
7 13 (4.68%) Architect
7 13 (4.68%) Coordinator
7 13 (4.68%) Project Coordinator
8 11 (3.96%) Infrastructure Manager
8 11 (3.96%) Insurance Business Analyst
9 10 (3.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 9 (3.24%) PMO Analyst
10 9 (3.24%) Programme Manager
10 9 (3.24%) Security Analyst
10 9 (3.24%) Senior Manager
10 9 (3.24%) Senior Project Manager
11 8 (2.88%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.80%) Middleware
2 4 (1.44%) .NET
2 4 (1.44%) AppFabric
2 4 (1.44%) ASP.NET
2 4 (1.44%) WCF
3 3 (1.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.15%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (7.19%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.88%) Data Centre
4 7 (2.52%) Driving Licence
5 6 (2.16%) CESG
5 6 (2.16%) CESG CLAS
5 6 (2.16%) NHS
6 4 (1.44%) Replication
6 4 (1.44%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.08%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.08%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.08%) PMI
7 3 (1.08%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.72%) Biology
8 2 (0.72%) Chemistry
8 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.72%) Informatics
8 2 (0.72%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.04%) Windows
2 8 (2.88%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.08%) Windows 2000
3 3 (1.08%) Windows NT
3 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (1.08%) Windows XP
4 2 (0.72%) Linux
4 2 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.72%) Solaris
4 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (51.44%) Project Management
2 72 (25.90%) ITIL
3 63 (22.66%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (19.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 40 (14.39%) Change Control
6 39 (14.03%) Risk Management
7 38 (13.67%) Scrum
8 35 (12.59%) Migration
9 27 (9.71%) Business Analysis
10 26 (9.35%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (8.99%) Document Management
11 25 (8.99%) Programme Management
12 24 (8.63%) PRINCE
12 24 (8.63%) Requirements Management
13 22 (7.91%) Information Assurance
14 18 (6.47%) ITIL V3
15 15 (5.40%) SDLC
16 14 (5.04%) Information Security
16 14 (5.04%) Service Delivery
16 14 (5.04%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.59%) C
2 4 (1.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 95 (34.17%) Security Cleared
2 46 (16.55%) DV Cleared
3 41 (14.75%) ISEB
4 39 (14.03%) SC Cleared
5 36 (12.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 33 (11.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 20 (7.19%) Degree
8 17 (6.12%) APMP
8 17 (6.12%) CISSP
9 16 (5.76%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (4.32%) CCNA
11 11 (3.96%) APMG
11 11 (3.96%) ITIL Certification
12 9 (3.24%) CISA
13 8 (2.88%) ISTQB
13 8 (2.88%) PMP
14 7 (2.52%) PMI Certification
15 6 (2.16%) CLAS
16 5 (1.80%) HNC
16 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.96%) JSP 440
3 8 (2.88%) QA
4 5 (1.80%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.80%) SLA
5 4 (1.44%) P3O
6 3 (1.08%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.72%) GxP
System Software
1 8 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.80%) BitLocker
3 4 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.08%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (1.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (13.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (7.55%) Cisco
3 8 (2.88%) CheckPoint
4 7 (2.52%) IBM
4 7 (2.52%) SAP
5 5 (1.80%) Juniper
6 4 (1.44%) VMware
7 3 (1.08%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.08%) MapR
7 3 (1.08%) Nuix
7 3 (1.08%) Sourcefire
7 3 (1.08%) Splunk
8 2 (0.72%) CA
8 2 (0.72%) Fortinet
8 2 (0.72%) Novell
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle
8 2 (0.72%) Red Hat
8 2 (0.72%) SonicWALL
8 2 (0.72%) WatchGuard
9 1 (0.36%) Epicor
South West
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
IntaPeople
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
South West
Parallel Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Experis Ltd
Rate: £20.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 days ago