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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 18 13 5
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 18 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 11.18% 5.56% 26.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.53% 7.69% 36.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 3
Average daily rate
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£475 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +9.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £26.58 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% -6.75%
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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
133 39 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 82.61% 72.22% 73.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 22 11
Average daily rate £400 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £226 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £410 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £19.30 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Taunton

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 34 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 30 (55.56%) SAP
3 28 (51.85%) Project Management
3 28 (51.85%) SC Cleared
4 25 (46.30%) ITIL
5 22 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (35.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 14 (25.93%) UML
7 14 (25.93%) GIS
7 14 (25.93%) Test Strategy
8 13 (24.07%) Change Control
8 13 (24.07%) Business Analysis
9 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
10 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (16.67%) Asset Management
11 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
11 9 (16.67%) Finance
12 8 (14.81%) SAP SD
12 8 (14.81%) ITIL V3
12 8 (14.81%) Test Scripting
13 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (12.96%) CMDB
13 7 (12.96%) Operations Management
13 7 (12.96%) Portfolio Management
13 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (12.96%) SolarWinds
13 7 (12.96%) Capacity Management
13 7 (12.96%) Web Services
13 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
14 6 (11.11%) Business Continuity

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (14.81%) SAP SD
2 3 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (1.85%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (46.30%) Analyst
2 22 (40.74%) Business Analyst
3 18 (33.33%) Project Manager
4 10 (18.52%) Service Manager
4 10 (18.52%) Transition Manager
4 10 (18.52%) Service Transition Manager
5 4 (7.41%) SAP Business Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Business Project Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Business Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Configuration Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) SAP Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Transformation Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Business Transformation Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Manager
8 1 (1.85%) Senior Business Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) GIS
2 7 (12.96%) CMDB
3 3 (5.56%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.85%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (51.85%) Project Management
2 25 (46.30%) ITIL
3 22 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 14 (25.93%) UML
4 14 (25.93%) Test Strategy
5 13 (24.07%) Change Control
5 13 (24.07%) Business Analysis
6 9 (16.67%) Asset Management
6 9 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 8 (14.81%) Test Scripting
7 8 (14.81%) ITIL V3
8 7 (12.96%) Portfolio Management
8 7 (12.96%) Capacity Management
8 7 (12.96%) Operations Management
8 7 (12.96%) Service Delivery
9 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 6 (11.11%) Business Continuity
9 6 (11.11%) Business Transformation
9 6 (11.11%) Use Case
10 5 (9.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
1 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 2 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (62.96%) Security Cleared
2 28 (51.85%) SC Cleared
3 19 (35.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 11 (20.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (9.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 5 (9.26%) ISEB
5 5 (9.26%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.85%) MOS
7 1 (1.85%) CISSP
7 1 (1.85%) CEH
7 1 (1.85%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.85%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 9000
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 30 (55.56%) SAP
2 12 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.96%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.56%) Oracle