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 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 18 13 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 219 242 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.04% 8.39% 6.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.29% 11.11% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 185 96
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£388 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £256 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -28.06%
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
2358 2178 1435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.75% 75.49% 70.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1584 1453 902
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 117 62
Average hourly rate £38.00 £33.84 £21.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.29% +58.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.96 £16.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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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 +9 66 £375 -9.09% 7
Bristol -6 53 £390 -5.45% 6
Devon -6 33 £338 -20.58% 6
Gloucestershire +7 22 £448 -0.55% 2
Somerset -13 20 £413 +8.83% 2
Dorset +11 15 £450 +5.88% 7
Avon - 1 - -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

1 212 (50.48%) Project Management
2 135 (32.14%) Security Cleared
3 122 (29.05%) Finance
4 116 (27.62%) ITIL
5 106 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
6 82 (19.52%) SC Cleared
7 76 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
8 67 (15.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 63 (15.00%) Microsoft
10 60 (14.29%) MS Project
11 54 (12.86%) Change Control
12 51 (12.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 48 (11.43%) Change Management
13 48 (11.43%) Programme Management
14 43 (10.24%) Management Information System
15 42 (10.00%) UML
16 41 (9.76%) Retail
17 40 (9.52%) ISEB
18 37 (8.81%) MS Excel
19 36 (8.57%) APMP
20 34 (8.10%) MS Office
20 34 (8.10%) Manufacturing
20 34 (8.10%) Risk Management
21 32 (7.62%) Information Security
21 32 (7.62%) ISO 9000
21 32 (7.62%) DV Cleared
22 31 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
23 30 (7.14%) SAP
23 30 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
24 29 (6.90%) CRM

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 18 (4.29%) CMS
2 14 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.71%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.48%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.48%) Drupal
5 1 (0.24%) WordPress
5 1 (0.24%) Lync
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.24%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.24%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.24%) IIS
Applications
1 60 (14.29%) MS Project
2 37 (8.81%) MS Excel
3 34 (8.10%) MS Office
4 12 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.67%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.48%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.24%) Niku Workbench
Business Applications
1 5 (1.19%) Summit
2 4 (0.95%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (0.95%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.48%) Sage 1000
3 2 (0.48%) SAP BPC
4 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.24%) Maximo
4 1 (0.24%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.71%) Office 365
2 1 (0.24%) Yammer
2 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.24%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.05%) WAN
2 12 (2.86%) LAN
3 10 (2.38%) Internet
4 5 (1.19%) Firewall
5 4 (0.95%) VPN
6 3 (0.71%) HTTP
7 2 (0.48%) ATM
7 2 (0.48%) Intranet
8 1 (0.24%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.24%) Network Security
8 1 (0.24%) WebEx
8 1 (0.24%) Broadband
8 1 (0.24%) SMS
8 1 (0.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.67%) Big Data
2 4 (0.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.48%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.24%) DB2
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.71%) JIRA
1 3 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.24%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 122 (29.05%) Finance
2 41 (9.76%) Retail
3 34 (8.10%) Manufacturing
4 27 (6.43%) Telecoms
5 20 (4.76%) Banking
6 12 (2.86%) Marketing
7 10 (2.38%) Local Government
8 7 (1.67%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.67%) Legal
9 6 (1.43%) Billing
9 6 (1.43%) Advertising
10 4 (0.95%) Games
10 4 (0.95%) Electronics
11 3 (0.71%) Back Office
11 3 (0.71%) Military
12 1 (0.24%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 216 (51.43%) Project Manager
2 34 (8.10%) Architect
3 31 (7.38%) Solutions Architect
4 29 (6.90%) Analyst
4 29 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
5 24 (5.71%) Programme Manager
6 23 (5.48%) Business Analyst
7 21 (5.00%) Coordinator
7 21 (5.00%) Project Coordinator
8 18 (4.29%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 17 (4.05%) Infrastructure Manager
9 17 (4.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 14 (3.33%) Senior Manager
11 13 (3.10%) Delivery Manager
11 13 (3.10%) Project Officer
12 11 (2.62%) Senior Project Manager
12 11 (2.62%) Project Planner
13 10 (2.38%) Service Manager
13 10 (2.38%) Project Support Officer
13 10 (2.38%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.71%) .NET
2 22 (5.24%) .NET Framework
3 20 (4.76%) Web Services
4 5 (1.19%) HTML
5 4 (0.95%) HTML5
6 2 (0.48%) jQuery
6 2 (0.48%) Swing
6 2 (0.48%) Middleware
6 2 (0.48%) JFC
6 2 (0.48%) CSS
6 2 (0.48%) JSP
7 1 (0.24%) SOAP
7 1 (0.24%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.24%) XML
7 1 (0.24%) WCF
7 1 (0.24%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.24%) Management Information System
2 31 (7.38%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (5.24%) Data Centre
4 20 (4.76%) GIS
5 14 (3.33%) NHS
6 10 (2.38%) Social Media
7 5 (1.19%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.19%) PMI
8 4 (0.95%) DTV
8 4 (0.95%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.71%) Mobile Games
10 2 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.24%) CMDB
11 1 (0.24%) RMADS
11 1 (0.24%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.24%) Replication
11 1 (0.24%) User Experience
11 1 (0.24%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (1.90%) Windows
2 5 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.24%) Windows NT
4 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (50.48%) Project Management
2 116 (27.62%) ITIL
3 106 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (18.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 54 (12.86%) Change Control
6 48 (11.43%) Programme Management
6 48 (11.43%) Change Management
7 42 (10.00%) UML
8 34 (8.10%) Risk Management
9 32 (7.62%) Information Security
10 29 (6.90%) CRM
11 24 (5.71%) Service Management
11 24 (5.71%) Scrum
12 23 (5.48%) Project Planning
12 23 (5.48%) Configuration Management
12 23 (5.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 22 (5.24%) SOA
13 22 (5.24%) PRINCE
14 20 (4.76%) Workflow
14 20 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.29%) C#
1 18 (4.29%) VB
2 16 (3.81%) C
3 6 (1.43%) Java
4 4 (0.95%) SQL
5 3 (0.71%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.48%) PHP
6 2 (0.48%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.24%) COBOL
7 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 135 (32.14%) Security Cleared
2 82 (19.52%) SC Cleared
3 67 (15.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 51 (12.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 40 (9.52%) ISEB
6 36 (8.57%) APMP
7 32 (7.62%) DV Cleared
8 23 (5.48%) Degree
9 20 (4.76%) PMI Certification
10 17 (4.05%) PMP
11 5 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.95%) CISM
13 3 (0.71%) CISSP
13 3 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.48%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 2 (0.48%) BC Cleared
14 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
15 1 (0.24%) MAPM
15 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
15 1 (0.24%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (7.62%) ISO 9000
2 30 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (3.57%) QA
4 6 (1.43%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.19%) ISO 14001
5 5 (1.19%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.71%) P3O
7 2 (0.48%) PMBOK
7 2 (0.48%) SLA
7 2 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.48%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.24%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (0.95%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) Snort
3 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) SCCM
1 1 (0.24%) SCOM
1 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.24%) Puppet
1 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 63 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.14%) SAP
3 7 (1.67%) Citrix
4 5 (1.19%) Cisco
5 4 (0.95%) Oracle
5 4 (0.95%) CheckPoint
6 3 (0.71%) Sourcefire
6 3 (0.71%) Sage
6 3 (0.71%) IBM
7 2 (0.48%) Niku
7 2 (0.48%) VMware
7 2 (0.48%) Cerner
7 2 (0.48%) Google
7 2 (0.48%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.24%) Zerto
8 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.24%) Veeam
8 1 (0.24%) MEDITECH
8 1 (0.24%) Facebook
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