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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 22 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 196 175 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.58% 5.43% 5.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.12% 7.20% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 128 101
Average daily rate £375 £460 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.47% +10.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £675 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.50 £30.00 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -84.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.07
% change year-on-year
- -23.74%
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
2415 2429 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.07% 75.34% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 1599 1213
Average daily rate £380 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 108 97
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 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
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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +11 62 £369 -15.71% 5
Bristol +25 42 £385 +7.31% 17
Gloucestershire +12 34 £348 -22.77% 5
Devon -15 15 £331 -33.08% 1
Dorset +9 13 £425 +17.24% 3
Somerset -21 11 £383 -41.15% 2
Cornwall +5 1 £350 -16.66%
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 191 (52.76%) Project Management
2 120 (33.15%) Finance
3 113 (31.22%) Security Cleared
4 74 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
5 73 (20.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 62 (17.13%) MS Excel
7 57 (15.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 54 (14.92%) MS Project
9 53 (14.64%) SC Cleared
10 51 (14.09%) Microsoft
11 50 (13.81%) ITIL
12 47 (12.98%) DV Cleared
13 43 (11.88%) Telecoms
14 40 (11.05%) APMP
15 38 (10.50%) ISEB
15 38 (10.50%) MS Office
16 35 (9.67%) Risk Management
17 32 (8.84%) MS Visio
18 31 (8.56%) Scrum
18 31 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
19 29 (8.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
20 28 (7.73%) Programme Management
21 27 (7.46%) Migration
21 27 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
21 27 (7.46%) MS PowerPoint
21 27 (7.46%) Change Control
22 26 (7.18%) PRINCE
23 24 (6.63%) NHS
23 24 (6.63%) WAN
23 24 (6.63%) UML

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 17 (4.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.83%) CMS
3 1 (0.28%) Confluence
3 1 (0.28%) Drupal
3 1 (0.28%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 62 (17.13%) MS Excel
2 54 (14.92%) MS Project
3 38 (10.50%) MS Office
4 32 (8.84%) MS Visio
5 27 (7.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 11 (3.04%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (3.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.28%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.28%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.10%) Office 365
2 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (6.63%) WAN
2 19 (5.25%) LAN
3 5 (1.38%) DHCP
3 5 (1.38%) DNS
3 5 (1.38%) Firewall
4 4 (1.10%) HTTP
4 4 (1.10%) Internet
5 3 (0.83%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.83%) MPLS
5 3 (0.83%) Wireless
6 2 (0.55%) IP Telephony
6 2 (0.55%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.55%) Unified Communications
6 2 (0.55%) VoIP
7 1 (0.28%) Broadband
7 1 (0.28%) GSM
7 1 (0.28%) SAN
7 1 (0.28%) SMS
7 1 (0.28%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.59%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.55%) Big Data
5 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.83%) JIRA
2 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.28%) Rational DOORS
General
1 120 (33.15%) Finance
2 43 (11.88%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.42%) Banking
3 16 (4.42%) Marketing
4 15 (4.14%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.59%) Electronics
6 7 (1.93%) Retail
7 6 (1.66%) Billing
8 4 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.83%) Local Government
10 2 (0.55%) Advertising
10 2 (0.55%) Military
10 2 (0.55%) Publishing
11 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.28%) French Language
11 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Law
11 1 (0.28%) Legal
Job Titles
1 178 (49.17%) Project Manager
2 64 (17.68%) Analyst
3 48 (13.26%) Business Analyst
4 28 (7.73%) Infrastructure Manager
5 27 (7.46%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 26 (7.18%) IT Manager
7 22 (6.08%) IT Project Manager
8 21 (5.80%) Senior Manager
9 17 (4.70%) Senior Project Manager
10 14 (3.87%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (3.87%) Senior Business Analyst
11 13 (3.59%) Coordinator
11 13 (3.59%) Project Coordinator
12 12 (3.31%) Business Manager
13 10 (2.76%) Implementation Manager
13 10 (2.76%) Project Officer
13 10 (2.76%) Technical Manager
14 9 (2.49%) Architect
14 9 (2.49%) DV Cleared Project Manager
14 9 (2.49%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.10%) .NET
2 1 (0.28%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.28%) CSS
2 1 (0.28%) HTML
2 1 (0.28%) HTML5
2 1 (0.28%) jQuery
2 1 (0.28%) Leaflet
2 1 (0.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.56%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (6.63%) NHS
3 17 (4.70%) Data Centre
3 17 (4.70%) Management Information System
4 11 (3.04%) PMI
5 6 (1.66%) Driving Licence
6 5 (1.38%) Data Integration
7 3 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.83%) Informatics
8 2 (0.55%) Biology
8 2 (0.55%) Chemistry
8 2 (0.55%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.55%) Handset
8 2 (0.55%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.55%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.55%) Mobile Payment
8 2 (0.55%) SWIFT
9 1 (0.28%) Clustering
9 1 (0.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.97%) Windows
2 10 (2.76%) Windows XP
3 9 (2.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (2.21%) Windows 2000
4 8 (2.21%) Windows NT
5 6 (1.66%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.55%) Linux
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.28%) Solaris
7 1 (0.28%) VMS
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (52.76%) Project Management
2 74 (20.44%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (20.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (13.81%) ITIL
5 35 (9.67%) Risk Management
6 31 (8.56%) Scrum
7 28 (7.73%) Programme Management
8 27 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (7.46%) Change Control
8 27 (7.46%) Migration
9 26 (7.18%) PRINCE
10 24 (6.63%) UML
11 21 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (5.25%) Change Management
13 18 (4.97%) Information Assurance
14 17 (4.70%) Business Analysis
14 17 (4.70%) Project Planning
14 17 (4.70%) Requirements Management
14 17 (4.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 16 (4.42%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.08%) C
2 9 (2.49%) SQL
3 1 (0.28%) AWK
3 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.28%) Perl
3 1 (0.28%) PHP
3 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.28%) Python
3 1 (0.28%) sed
3 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 113 (31.22%) Security Cleared
2 57 (15.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 53 (14.64%) SC Cleared
4 47 (12.98%) DV Cleared
5 40 (11.05%) APMP
6 38 (10.50%) ISEB
7 29 (8.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 21 (5.80%) PMI Certification
9 17 (4.70%) Degree
9 17 (4.70%) PMP
10 12 (3.31%) CCNA
10 12 (3.31%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (2.21%) HNC
11 8 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.93%) APMG
13 4 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
14 2 (0.55%) CCIE
14 2 (0.55%) CCNP
14 2 (0.55%) HND
14 2 (0.55%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.97%) JSP 440
2 13 (3.59%) QA
3 10 (2.76%) Disclosure Scotland
4 7 (1.93%) SLA
5 4 (1.10%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.83%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.55%) P3O
7 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.55%) SEPA
8 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (3.31%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.55%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.28%) NFS
3 1 (0.28%) Samba
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.28%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 51 (14.09%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.08%) SAP
3 16 (4.42%) Cisco
4 9 (2.49%) CA
5 7 (1.93%) Oracle
6 5 (1.38%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.38%) IBM
7 4 (1.10%) Casewise
8 3 (0.83%) HP
9 2 (0.55%) Adobe
9 2 (0.55%) Avaya
9 2 (0.55%) Citrix
9 2 (0.55%) Civica
9 2 (0.55%) Dell
9 2 (0.55%) EMC
9 2 (0.55%) Facebook
9 2 (0.55%) Hyperion
9 2 (0.55%) Informatica
9 2 (0.55%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.55%) VMware
Dorset
Connectus
Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £400 - £700 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Information Technology Services
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Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £459 per day
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University Of Bristol
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Corsham, Wiltshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £195 - £295 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Lawrence Harvey
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Somerset
People Source Consulting
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Bristol
People Source Consulting
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Orgtel
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