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 26 June 2016 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 38 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 137 198 240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.64% 6.36% 7.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.96% 8.19% 10.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 149 180
Median daily rate £400 £388 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £275 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.73 £27.50 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.83 £27.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +1.94%
PRINCE2
England

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
2298 2417 2391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.85% 77.62% 79.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1521 1642 1596
Median daily rate £388 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 107 121
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +8.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 26 June 2016.

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
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 26 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bristol -7 41 £400 +1.58% 13
Gloucestershire +9 39 £375 -17.12% 3
Wiltshire -26 26 £463 +32.14% 4
Dorset -7 14 £400 +13.47% 4
Devon -16 6 £300 -14.28% 1
Somerset -2 2 £425 +3.97% 2
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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.

1 168 (56.19%) Project Management
2 104 (34.78%) Finance
3 94 (31.44%) Security Cleared
4 67 (22.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
6 55 (18.39%) ITIL
7 43 (14.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 43 (14.38%) SC Cleared
7 43 (14.38%) DV Cleared
8 38 (12.71%) Migration
9 37 (12.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 32 (10.70%) C
11 31 (10.37%) Telecoms
12 29 (9.70%) TOGAF
12 29 (9.70%) MS Excel
12 29 (9.70%) Change Control
13 27 (9.03%) MS Project
13 27 (9.03%) Microsoft
14 26 (8.70%) UML
14 26 (8.70%) Scrum
14 26 (8.70%) Risk Management
15 25 (8.36%) Programme Management
16 24 (8.03%) Degree
17 23 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
18 22 (7.36%) Change Management
18 22 (7.36%) APMP
18 22 (7.36%) Data Centre
19 21 (7.02%) Document Management
20 20 (6.69%) SDLC
21 18 (6.02%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 14 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.34%) Skype for Business
3 3 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.33%) CMS
4 1 (0.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 29 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 27 (9.03%) MS Project
3 18 (6.02%) MS Office
4 11 (3.68%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.34%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.67%) Primavera
2 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.33%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.68%) Office 365
2 9 (3.01%) IaaS
3 8 (2.68%) SaaS
4 4 (1.34%) PaaS
5 3 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.69%) Firewall
1 17 (5.69%) LAN
1 17 (5.69%) WAN
2 11 (3.68%) Unified Communications
3 10 (3.34%) Internet
4 9 (3.01%) Skype
5 6 (2.01%) Wireless
6 5 (1.67%) BGP
6 5 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (1.67%) FabricPath
6 5 (1.67%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (1.67%) IP Telephony
6 5 (1.67%) MPLS
6 5 (1.67%) NetScreen
6 5 (1.67%) OSPF
6 5 (1.67%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (1.67%) VLAN
6 5 (1.67%) VoIP
6 5 (1.67%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.67%) NonStop SQL
1 2 (0.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (0.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.33%) Toad
General
1 104 (34.78%) Finance
2 31 (10.37%) Telecoms
3 18 (6.02%) Banking
4 7 (2.34%) Billing
5 4 (1.34%) Back Office
6 3 (1.00%) Law
6 3 (1.00%) Local Government
7 2 (0.67%) Electronics
7 2 (0.67%) Legal
7 2 (0.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.67%) Marketing
7 2 (0.67%) Military
7 2 (0.67%) Publishing
7 2 (0.67%) Retail
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.33%) French Language
8 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 148 (49.50%) Project Manager
2 27 (9.03%) Architect
3 23 (7.69%) IT Manager
4 22 (7.36%) Infrastructure Manager
4 22 (7.36%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 22 (7.36%) IT Project Manager
5 20 (6.69%) Analyst
5 20 (6.69%) Solutions Architect
6 15 (5.02%) Senior Manager
7 13 (4.35%) Coordinator
7 13 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
8 12 (4.01%) Business Analyst
8 12 (4.01%) Delivery Manager
8 12 (4.01%) Programme Manager
9 11 (3.68%) Project Officer
10 10 (3.34%) DV Cleared Project Manager
11 9 (3.01%) Implementation Manager
11 9 (3.01%) Project Coordinator
12 8 (2.68%) Applications Manager
12 8 (2.68%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.68%) Middleware
2 3 (1.00%) XML
3 2 (0.67%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (0.67%) CSS
3 2 (0.67%) jQuery
3 2 (0.67%) LINQ
3 2 (0.67%) NHibernate
3 2 (0.67%) XSLT
4 1 (0.33%) .NET
4 1 (0.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.36%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.35%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.35%) NHS
4 10 (3.34%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.67%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (1.67%) SWIFT
5 5 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.34%) Informatics
6 4 (1.34%) iPad
7 3 (1.00%) CESG
7 3 (1.00%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.00%) Handset
7 3 (1.00%) PMI
8 2 (0.67%) Biology
8 2 (0.67%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (0.67%) Chemistry
8 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.67%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.67%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.68%) Windows
2 2 (0.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.33%) Linux
3 1 (0.33%) VMS
3 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (0.33%) Windows NT
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 168 (56.19%) Project Management
2 67 (22.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 56 (18.73%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (18.39%) ITIL
5 38 (12.71%) Migration
6 29 (9.70%) Change Control
6 29 (9.70%) TOGAF
7 26 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 26 (8.70%) Scrum
7 26 (8.70%) UML
8 25 (8.36%) Programme Management
9 23 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
10 22 (7.36%) Change Management
11 21 (7.02%) Document Management
12 20 (6.69%) SDLC
13 18 (6.02%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 17 (5.69%) Project Planning
14 17 (5.69%) Service Delivery
14 17 (5.69%) Use Case
15 16 (5.35%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.70%) C
2 6 (2.01%) SQL
3 2 (0.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 94 (31.44%) Security Cleared
2 43 (14.38%) DV Cleared
2 43 (14.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 43 (14.38%) SC Cleared
3 37 (12.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 24 (8.03%) Degree
5 22 (7.36%) APMP
6 15 (5.02%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (5.02%) ISEB
6 15 (5.02%) PMP
7 13 (4.35%) PMI Certification
8 9 (3.01%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.68%) CCNA
9 8 (2.68%) CCNP
10 4 (1.34%) CISSP
11 2 (0.67%) CLAS
12 1 (0.33%) APMG
12 1 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.33%) CISMP
12 1 (0.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.68%) QA
2 10 (3.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.34%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 6 (2.01%) JSP 440
4 6 (2.01%) SEPA
5 3 (1.00%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.67%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.33%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.33%) SLA
7 1 (0.33%) TickIT
System Software
1 3 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Nexpose
1 1 (0.33%) QRadar
1 1 (0.33%) RSA Security Analytics
1 1 (0.33%) SCCM
1 1 (0.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (9.03%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.69%) Cisco
3 8 (2.68%) CheckPoint
4 7 (2.34%) Polycom
4 7 (2.34%) SAP
4 7 (2.34%) Siemens
5 5 (1.67%) Fortinet
5 5 (1.67%) Juniper
5 5 (1.67%) NEC
5 5 (1.67%) Nortel
5 5 (1.67%) Oracle
5 5 (1.67%) SonicWALL
5 5 (1.67%) WatchGuard
6 4 (1.34%) Genesys
6 4 (1.34%) Meraki
6 4 (1.34%) VMware
7 3 (1.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 3 (1.00%) IBM
8 2 (0.67%) CA
8 2 (0.67%) Hyperion
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