The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 17 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 7 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 9.72% 11.32% 5.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.67% 13.85% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 16 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £475 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.75 £26.58
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -3.10%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
60 130 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 83.33% 81.76% 76.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 109 26
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 11 (91.67%) ITIL
1 11 (91.67%) UML
1 11 (91.67%) ISO 9000
1 11 (91.67%) Manufacturing
1 11 (91.67%) Change Control
2 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (83.33%) Information Security
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) SAP
3 9 (75.00%) SOA
3 9 (75.00%) .NET
3 9 (75.00%) Retail
3 9 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (66.67%) Content Management
4 8 (66.67%) Web Services
4 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) C#
4 8 (66.67%) VB
4 8 (66.67%) CRM
4 8 (66.67%) ISEB
4 8 (66.67%) GIS
4 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
4 8 (66.67%) CMS
5 7 (58.33%) Workflow
6 5 (41.67%) ArchiMate
7 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (25.00%) Change Management
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
9 1 (8.33%) NServiceBus

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 8 (66.67%) CMS
2 1 (8.33%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (8.33%) NServiceBus
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (8.33%) Summit
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 11 (91.67%) Manufacturing
2 9 (75.00%) Retail
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Architect
2 10 (83.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Finance Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Workstream Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) GIS
1 8 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Replication
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
1 11 (91.67%) UML
1 11 (91.67%) Change Control
2 10 (83.33%) Information Security
3 9 (75.00%) SOA
4 8 (66.67%) CRM
4 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (66.67%) Content Management
5 7 (58.33%) Workflow
6 5 (41.67%) ArchiMate
7 3 (25.00%) Change Management
8 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (8.33%) ERP
8 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
8 1 (8.33%) Information Management
8 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) C#
1 8 (66.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (91.67%) ISO 9000
2 10 (83.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
3 1 (8.33%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) SAP
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Veeam
2 1 (8.33%) Zerto