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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 39 25 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 143 176 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 4.81% 5.81% 7.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.13% 7.60% 9.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 124 175
Median daily rate £385 £390 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +0.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £534 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 8
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 £23.10 £27.50 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +3.63%
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
2332 2317 2358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 78.39% 76.54% 79.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1517 1545 1567
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 100 122
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.00 £33.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +9.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £16.95 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 -10 43 £385 -2.22% 17
Gloucestershire +12 38 £375 -16.20% 6
Wiltshire -20 21 £470 +36.23% 3
Dorset +3 16 £400 -14.98% 2
Devon -5 8 £338 +3.84% 3
Somerset -2 5 £490 +18.78% 4
Cornwall +9 1 - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 185 (58.54%) Project Management
2 105 (33.23%) Finance
3 103 (32.59%) Security Cleared
4 67 (21.20%) Stakeholder Management
5 56 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (17.72%) ITIL
6 50 (15.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 49 (15.51%) DV Cleared
8 45 (14.24%) SC Cleared
9 43 (13.61%) Migration
10 41 (12.97%) Telecoms
11 36 (11.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 33 (10.44%) MS Excel
13 31 (9.81%) MS Project
14 30 (9.49%) Microsoft
15 29 (9.18%) Change Control
16 28 (8.86%) C
16 28 (8.86%) Risk Management
17 27 (8.54%) Scrum
17 27 (8.54%) APMP
18 25 (7.91%) Degree
19 24 (7.59%) Programme Management
20 22 (6.96%) UML
20 22 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
20 22 (6.96%) Data Centre
21 21 (6.65%) Change Management
21 21 (6.65%) TOGAF
21 21 (6.65%) MS Office
21 21 (6.65%) NHS
22 20 (6.33%) Project Planning

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 16 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.27%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.95%) CMS
4 2 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 33 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 31 (9.81%) MS Project
3 21 (6.65%) MS Office
4 13 (4.11%) MS Visio
5 8 (2.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.58%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.63%) Primavera
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.32%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.80%) Office 365
2 6 (1.90%) IaaS
3 3 (0.95%) SaaS
4 2 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.38%) LAN
1 17 (5.38%) WAN
2 15 (4.75%) Firewall
3 11 (3.48%) Unified Communications
4 9 (2.85%) Internet
4 9 (2.85%) Skype
5 7 (2.22%) Wireless
6 5 (1.58%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (1.58%) IP Telephony
7 4 (1.27%) BGP
7 4 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (1.27%) Ethernet
7 4 (1.27%) FabricPath
7 4 (1.27%) MPLS
7 4 (1.27%) NetScreen
7 4 (1.27%) OSPF
7 4 (1.27%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (1.27%) VoIP
7 4 (1.27%) VPN
7 4 (1.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
1 7 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (2.22%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.63%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.63%) JIRA
2 1 (0.32%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.32%) Toad
General
1 105 (33.23%) Finance
2 41 (12.97%) Telecoms
3 14 (4.43%) Banking
4 7 (2.22%) Billing
5 5 (1.58%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.27%) Marketing
6 4 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.27%) Publishing
7 3 (0.95%) Back Office
7 3 (0.95%) Electronics
7 3 (0.95%) Law
7 3 (0.95%) Local Government
7 3 (0.95%) Military
8 2 (0.63%) Advertising
8 2 (0.63%) Legal
8 2 (0.63%) Retail
9 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.32%) French Language
9 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 163 (51.58%) Project Manager
2 23 (7.28%) IT Manager
3 22 (6.96%) Infrastructure Manager
3 22 (6.96%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 22 (6.96%) IT Project Manager
4 21 (6.65%) Analyst
4 21 (6.65%) Senior Manager
5 20 (6.33%) Architect
6 17 (5.38%) Coordinator
6 17 (5.38%) Senior Project Manager
7 15 (4.75%) Project Coordinator
8 13 (4.11%) Business Analyst
8 13 (4.11%) Delivery Manager
8 13 (4.11%) DV Cleared Project Manager
8 13 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (3.80%) Programme Manager
10 9 (2.85%) Applications Manager
10 9 (2.85%) Applications Project Manager
10 9 (2.85%) Implementation Manager
10 9 (2.85%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.58%) Middleware
2 3 (0.95%) XML
3 2 (0.63%) Castle Windsor
3 2 (0.63%) CSS
3 2 (0.63%) jQuery
3 2 (0.63%) LINQ
3 2 (0.63%) NHibernate
3 2 (0.63%) XSLT
4 1 (0.32%) .NET
4 1 (0.32%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.96%) Data Centre
2 21 (6.65%) NHS
3 18 (5.70%) Management Information System
4 15 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (1.58%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (1.58%) SWIFT
5 5 (1.58%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (1.27%) Data Integration
6 4 (1.27%) Informatics
6 4 (1.27%) iPad
6 4 (1.27%) PMI
7 3 (0.95%) Driving Licence
7 3 (0.95%) Handset
8 2 (0.63%) Biology
8 2 (0.63%) BYOD
8 2 (0.63%) Chemistry
8 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.63%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.63%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.22%) Windows
2 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.32%) Linux
3 1 (0.32%) VMS
3 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000
3 1 (0.32%) Windows NT
3 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (58.54%) Project Management
2 67 (21.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 56 (17.72%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (17.72%) ITIL
4 43 (13.61%) Migration
5 29 (9.18%) Change Control
6 28 (8.86%) Risk Management
7 27 (8.54%) Scrum
8 24 (7.59%) Programme Management
9 22 (6.96%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (6.96%) UML
10 21 (6.65%) Change Management
10 21 (6.65%) TOGAF
11 20 (6.33%) Project Planning
12 19 (6.01%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 18 (5.70%) Document Management
13 18 (5.70%) Service Delivery
14 16 (5.06%) SDLC
15 15 (4.75%) Information Assurance
15 15 (4.75%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (8.86%) C
2 10 (3.16%) SQL
3 2 (0.63%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.32%) Java
Qualifications
1 103 (32.59%) Security Cleared
2 50 (15.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 49 (15.51%) DV Cleared
4 45 (14.24%) SC Cleared
5 36 (11.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 27 (8.54%) APMP
7 25 (7.91%) Degree
8 16 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (5.06%) ISEB
9 15 (4.75%) PMP
10 14 (4.43%) PMI Certification
11 10 (3.16%) CCNA
12 9 (2.85%) CCNP
12 9 (2.85%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.63%) CCIE
13 2 (0.63%) CISSP
14 1 (0.32%) CAPM
14 1 (0.32%) CISMP
14 1 (0.32%) HNC
14 1 (0.32%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.80%) JSP 440
2 8 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.53%) QA
3 7 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 6 (1.90%) SEPA
5 3 (0.95%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.63%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.63%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.32%) SLA
7 1 (0.32%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.32%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) Nexpose
1 1 (0.32%) QRadar
1 1 (0.32%) RSA Security Analytics
1 1 (0.32%) SCCM
1 1 (0.32%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (9.49%) Microsoft
2 17 (5.38%) Cisco
3 12 (3.80%) SAP
4 9 (2.85%) CheckPoint
5 7 (2.22%) Polycom
5 7 (2.22%) Siemens
6 5 (1.58%) CA
6 5 (1.58%) Juniper
6 5 (1.58%) NEC
6 5 (1.58%) Nortel
6 5 (1.58%) Oracle
7 4 (1.27%) Fortinet
7 4 (1.27%) Genesys
7 4 (1.27%) Meraki
7 4 (1.27%) SonicWALL
7 4 (1.27%) VMware
7 4 (1.27%) WatchGuard
8 3 (0.95%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (0.95%) IBM
9 2 (0.63%) Forcepoint
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