The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 21 29 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 28 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.80% 5.59% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.24% 6.98% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 16
Median daily rate £450 £400 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £316 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £627 £563 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
303 301 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 84.40% 80.05% 81.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 232 255
Median daily rate £413 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £287 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 8
Median hourly rate £33.75 £10.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -38.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £10.50 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £100.40 £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Swindon region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Swindon region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Swindon region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 26 (52.00%) Project Management
2 23 (46.00%) Finance
3 15 (30.00%) ISEB
4 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (28.00%) Banking
5 13 (26.00%) ITIL
6 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (20.00%) Risk Management
8 8 (16.00%) Change Management
8 8 (16.00%) PMI Certification
8 8 (16.00%) MS Project
8 8 (16.00%) ISTQB
9 7 (14.00%) Retail
9 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (14.00%) Workflow
9 7 (14.00%) Process Improvement
10 6 (12.00%) Scrum
10 6 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (12.00%) PMP
10 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (12.00%) Degree
11 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
11 5 (10.00%) Network Security
11 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
11 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (8.00%) Confluence
1 4 (8.00%) IIS
1 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Project
2 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (10.00%) MS Office
4 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Firewall
1 5 (10.00%) Network Security
2 3 (6.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
3 2 (4.00%) DMZ
4 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) JIRA
General
1 23 (46.00%) Finance
2 14 (28.00%) Banking
3 7 (14.00%) Retail
4 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (6.00%) Marketing
6 2 (4.00%) Automotive
6 2 (4.00%) Legal
7 1 (2.00%) Billing
7 1 (2.00%) Electronics
7 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Project Manager
2 18 (36.00%) Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) Business Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Manager
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Performance Test Leader
6 4 (8.00%) Security Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Test Leader
7 3 (6.00%) PMO Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Project Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Project Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Tester
7 3 (6.00%) Transformation Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Transformation Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Business Transformation Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Business Transformation Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Marketing Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Sales Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) .NET
1 4 (8.00%) AppFabric
1 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (8.00%) WCF
2 3 (6.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.00%) Smart Meter
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.00%) PMI
4 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Project Management
2 14 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (26.00%) ITIL
4 10 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 8 (16.00%) Change Management
6 7 (14.00%) Process Improvement
6 7 (14.00%) Workflow
7 6 (12.00%) Scrum
8 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.00%) Information Security
8 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 5 (10.00%) Project Governance
8 5 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Garbage Collection
9 4 (8.00%) Performance Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (30.00%) ISEB
2 8 (16.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (16.00%) PMI Certification
3 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (12.00%) Degree
4 6 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (12.00%) PMP
5 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (8.00%) CISA
6 4 (8.00%) CISSP
6 4 (8.00%) IIBA
7 3 (6.00%) CHECK Team Member
7 3 (6.00%) CISM
7 3 (6.00%) CREST Certified
7 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (4.00%) APMP
8 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (4.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) P3O
1 4 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.00%) QA
3 1 (2.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) Cisco
2 3 (6.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (4.00%) CA
3 2 (4.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) IBM