The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification 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
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 51 66 45
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 23 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.55% 0.58% 1.74%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.46% 1.66% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 2
Average daily rate
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£388 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £277 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £435 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £385 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £22.54
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +10.91%
PRINCE2 Certification
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Qualifications Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
272 241 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 30.16% 34.73% 28.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 165 85
Average daily rate £375 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £259 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £500 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 12
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £15.54
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +44.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £11.65 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £38.75 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in Wales

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
South Wales +8 20 £388 -3.12% 3
West Wales -1 3 £438 +16.66%
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PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 32 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 17 (53.13%) Finance
3 16 (50.00%) Project Management
4 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (31.25%) Office 365
6 8 (25.00%) PRINCE
6 8 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 6 (18.75%) Protective Monitoring
7 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.75%) Oracle
7 6 (18.75%) Linux
7 6 (18.75%) IBM Notes
7 6 (18.75%) Lotus
8 5 (15.63%) AIX
8 5 (15.63%) PMP
8 5 (15.63%) PMI Certification
8 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
8 5 (15.63%) Ingres
8 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
8 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (12.50%) Budget Control
9 4 (12.50%) Change Control
9 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
10 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
11 2 (6.25%) HOOD
11 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
11 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
12 1 (3.13%) Change Management
12 1 (3.13%) Process Management

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) LAN
1 1 (3.13%) WAN
1 1 (3.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Ingres
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Project Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Software Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Business Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) AIX
3 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 16 (50.00%) Project Management
3 11 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 8 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (18.75%) Protective Monitoring
6 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
7 4 (12.50%) Change Control
7 4 (12.50%) Budget Control
8 2 (6.25%) HOOD
8 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.13%) Change Management
9 1 (3.13%) Migration
9 1 (3.13%) Process Management
9 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
9 1 (3.13%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) PMP
1 5 (15.63%) PMI Certification
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
1 6 (18.75%) Lotus
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Progress