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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 32 27 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 165 135 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.92% 6.02% 6.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.71% 8.64% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 98 120
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£425 £385 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £271 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 £22.50 £24.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £142.15 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £31.56 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% +8.81%
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
2460 1562 1832
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.39% 69.70% 67.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1680 1028 1080
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 105 127
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% -12.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.10 £13.50 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 November 2014.

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 28 November 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South West region over the 3 months to 28 November 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
Wiltshire -1 47 £453 +16.77% 18
Bristol -14 47 £430 +14.28% 14
Gloucestershire +6 29 £425 +61.13% 15
Devon -19 17 £416 -0.35% 5
Somerset -14 11 £325 -14.47% 4
Dorset -4 5 £525 +31.25% 13
Cornwall +6 1 £293 -26.87%
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing PRINCE2 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.

1 188 (52.51%) Project Management
2 101 (28.21%) Finance
3 95 (26.54%) Security Cleared
4 84 (23.46%) ITIL
5 80 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (18.72%) MS Project
7 66 (18.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 65 (18.16%) SC Cleared
9 64 (17.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 61 (17.04%) Microsoft
11 53 (14.80%) Risk Management
12 52 (14.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 43 (12.01%) MS Excel
13 43 (12.01%) Business Analysis
14 35 (9.78%) MS Office
15 34 (9.50%) PRINCE
15 34 (9.50%) Programme Management
16 32 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (8.38%) Change Management
17 30 (8.38%) PMI Certification
18 27 (7.54%) SAP
19 25 (6.98%) Migration
20 21 (5.87%) PMP
20 21 (5.87%) SharePoint
20 21 (5.87%) Windows
21 20 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
21 20 (5.59%) Service Management
22 18 (5.03%) ISEB
22 18 (5.03%) SQL
22 18 (5.03%) Oracle

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region citing PRINCE2 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (5.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.40%) MS Project Server
2 5 (1.40%) SAS
3 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.56%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (0.28%) CMS
4 1 (0.28%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 67 (18.72%) MS Project
2 43 (12.01%) MS Excel
3 35 (9.78%) MS Office
4 16 (4.47%) MS Visio
5 12 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (2.51%) SAP SD
2 4 (1.12%) Visualfiles
2 4 (1.12%) Summit
3 3 (0.84%) Agresso
4 2 (0.56%) SAP HR
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
4 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.56%) SAP Payroll
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.12%) SaaS
2 3 (0.84%) IaaS
3 2 (0.56%) PaaS
3 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.96%) Firewall
2 6 (1.68%) Internet
2 6 (1.68%) WAN
2 6 (1.68%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (0.84%) DMZ
4 2 (0.56%) LAN
5 1 (0.28%) Network Security
5 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.28%) VoIP
5 1 (0.28%) DHCP
5 1 (0.28%) PPP
5 1 (0.28%) DNS
5 1 (0.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.79%) SQL Server
1 10 (2.79%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (2.51%) Oracle BI EE
2 9 (2.51%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (1.96%) Relational Database
3 7 (1.96%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.40%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (0.56%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.28%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Rational Functional Tester
1 1 (0.28%) Rational Rose
1 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
General
1 101 (28.21%) Finance
2 16 (4.47%) Banking
3 15 (4.19%) Retail
4 12 (3.35%) Telecoms
5 11 (3.07%) Local Government
6 10 (2.79%) Legal
7 9 (2.51%) Retail Banking
8 8 (2.23%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.68%) Military
10 4 (1.12%) Law
11 3 (0.84%) Back Office
11 3 (0.84%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.56%) Marketing
12 2 (0.56%) Billing
13 1 (0.28%) Advertising
13 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 194 (54.19%) Project Manager
2 34 (9.50%) Analyst
3 25 (6.98%) Business Analyst
3 25 (6.98%) Programme Manager
4 19 (5.31%) IT Project Manager
5 15 (4.19%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 14 (3.91%) Senior Manager
6 14 (3.91%) Infrastructure Manager
7 13 (3.63%) Senior Project Manager
7 13 (3.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 12 (3.35%) Service Manager
9 11 (3.07%) Consultant
10 10 (2.79%) Delivery Manager
11 8 (2.23%) Architect
11 8 (2.23%) Junior
11 8 (2.23%) Senior Business Analyst
11 8 (2.23%) Project Officer
11 8 (2.23%) Transition Manager
11 8 (2.23%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (2.23%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.12%) .NET
2 2 (0.56%) Middleware
2 2 (0.56%) Web Services
2 2 (0.56%) LAMP
3 1 (0.28%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.28%) XML
3 1 (0.28%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.94%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.63%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.79%) NHS
3 10 (2.79%) PMI
3 10 (2.79%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.23%) Data Extraction
5 7 (1.96%) Fat Client
5 7 (1.96%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.40%) Open Source
6 5 (1.40%) Economics
7 2 (0.56%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.56%) PACS
7 2 (0.56%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.56%) Social Media
7 2 (0.56%) RMADS
7 2 (0.56%) Robotics
7 2 (0.56%) User Experience
8 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.28%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.87%) Windows
2 7 (1.96%) Solaris
2 7 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (1.40%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.12%) Windows XP
5 3 (0.84%) Linux
6 2 (0.56%) UNIX
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (52.51%) Project Management
2 84 (23.46%) ITIL
3 80 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (18.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (14.80%) Risk Management
6 43 (12.01%) Business Analysis
7 34 (9.50%) PRINCE
7 34 (9.50%) Programme Management
8 30 (8.38%) Change Management
9 25 (6.98%) Migration
10 20 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (5.59%) Service Management
11 17 (4.75%) Service Delivery
12 16 (4.47%) Project Planning
12 16 (4.47%) Change Control
13 14 (3.91%) Supplier Management
13 14 (3.91%) Waterfall
14 13 (3.63%) Data Migration
14 13 (3.63%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (3.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (5.03%) SQL
2 9 (2.51%) C
3 7 (1.96%) PL/SQL
4 5 (1.40%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 95 (26.54%) Security Cleared
2 65 (18.16%) SC Cleared
3 64 (17.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 52 (14.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 30 (8.38%) PMI Certification
6 21 (5.87%) PMP
7 18 (5.03%) ISEB
8 15 (4.19%) Degree
9 14 (3.91%) APMP
9 14 (3.91%) DV Cleared
10 9 (2.51%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (2.23%) ISEB Practitioner
12 4 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.84%) MAPM
13 3 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
14 2 (0.56%) CAPM
14 2 (0.56%) MBA
14 2 (0.56%) BC Cleared
15 1 (0.28%) APMG
15 1 (0.28%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.19%) ISO 9001
2 10 (2.79%) QA
3 9 (2.51%) SLA
4 7 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.12%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.84%) P3O
6 3 (0.84%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.56%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.56%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.28%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.28%) COREP
8 1 (0.28%) FINREP
8 1 (0.28%) FATCA
System Software
1 7 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.56%) vSphere
2 2 (0.56%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.56%) Netcool
2 2 (0.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (0.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.28%) MOM
3 1 (0.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 61 (17.04%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.54%) SAP
3 18 (5.03%) Oracle
4 9 (2.51%) Cisco
5 8 (2.23%) Citrix
5 8 (2.23%) VMware
6 7 (1.96%) CheckPoint
6 7 (1.96%) Informatica
7 5 (1.40%) Casewise
7 5 (1.40%) EMC
8 3 (0.84%) HP
8 3 (0.84%) Primavera
9 2 (0.56%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.56%) Siebel
10 1 (0.28%) LexisNexis
10 1 (0.28%) InterSystems
10 1 (0.28%) Progress
10 1 (0.28%) Veritas
10 1 (0.28%) Niku
South West
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 30000-40000 Per Annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: Marlet rate value
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Boeing
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Rate: flexible
Posted: 9 days ago
Swindon
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Melksham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 23 days ago
Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 23 days ago