The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills 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 over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 26 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 53 44 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.14% 7.86% 4.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.83% 11.08% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 21 16
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£400 £315 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £150 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £15.58 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.63 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-12.66% -10.54%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
539 397 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.64% 70.89% 67.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 255 242
Average daily rate £388 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £19.35 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Wales

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

PRINCE2
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 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
South Wales -7 39 £400 +25.39% 7
West Wales +6 12 £495 +41.42%
Mid Wales - - - -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 63 (62.38%) Project Management
2 61 (60.40%) Finance
3 33 (32.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
5 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
6 17 (16.83%) MS Project
7 16 (15.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 14 (13.86%) Oracle
9 13 (12.87%) MS Office
10 12 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (10.89%) Project Planning
11 11 (10.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 11 (10.89%) ITIL
11 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
12 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
13 8 (7.92%) Windows
13 8 (7.92%) PRINCE
13 8 (7.92%) Service Management
13 8 (7.92%) Banking
13 8 (7.92%) Scrum
13 8 (7.92%) Risk Management
14 7 (6.93%) VMware
14 7 (6.93%) Service Delivery
14 7 (6.93%) Waterfall
14 7 (6.93%) Oracle Receivables
15 6 (5.94%) Change Control
15 6 (5.94%) WAN
16 5 (4.95%) DSDM
16 5 (4.95%) MS Exchange
16 5 (4.95%) CRM

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 5 (4.95%) MS Exchange
1 5 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.97%) SAS
4 2 (1.98%) Lync
Applications
1 17 (16.83%) MS Project
2 13 (12.87%) MS Office
3 9 (8.91%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.93%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.98%) Agresso
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle AGIS
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.94%) WAN
2 5 (4.95%) SAN
3 4 (3.96%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.96%) LAN
4 1 (0.99%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.96%) Cognos Impromptu
1 4 (3.96%) SQL Server
1 4 (3.96%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.99%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MSI
General
1 61 (60.40%) Finance
2 8 (7.92%) Banking
3 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.99%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.99%) Legal
4 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.99%) Billing
4 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 74 (73.27%) Project Manager
2 7 (6.93%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 4 (3.96%) Change Project Manager
4 4 (3.96%) Business Analyst
4 4 (3.96%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (3.96%) Change Manager
4 4 (3.96%) Analyst
4 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 3 (2.97%) Project Officer
5 3 (2.97%) Business Manager
5 3 (2.97%) Business Change Project Manager
5 3 (2.97%) Business Change Manager
5 3 (2.97%) Project Support Officer
5 3 (2.97%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (2.97%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (2.97%) Programme Manager
5 3 (2.97%) Junior
5 3 (2.97%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (1.98%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.96%) Thin Client
1 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
1 4 (3.96%) Fat Client
2 2 (1.98%) Informatics
3 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.99%) NHS
3 1 (0.99%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.92%) Windows
2 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (2.97%) Windows XP
3 3 (2.97%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.98%) Linux
5 1 (0.99%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (62.38%) Project Management
2 33 (32.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (11.88%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (10.89%) Project Planning
4 11 (10.89%) ITIL
5 8 (7.92%) PRINCE
5 8 (7.92%) Service Management
5 8 (7.92%) Scrum
5 8 (7.92%) Risk Management
6 7 (6.93%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.93%) Waterfall
7 6 (5.94%) Change Control
8 5 (4.95%) DSDM
8 5 (4.95%) CRM
9 4 (3.96%) Network Architecture
9 4 (3.96%) ERP
9 4 (3.96%) Migration
9 4 (3.96%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (3.96%) ITSM
9 4 (3.96%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.98%) Java
1 2 (1.98%) SQL
2 1 (0.99%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (17.82%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 11 (10.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 11 (10.89%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.95%) ISEB
5 4 (3.96%) PMP
5 4 (3.96%) Degree
6 3 (2.97%) MAPM
6 3 (2.97%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.97%) CCA
7 2 (1.98%) IIBA
8 1 (0.99%) OCP
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.99%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) P3O
2 2 (1.98%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Terminal Services
2 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 21 (20.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.86%) Oracle
3 7 (6.93%) VMware
4 4 (3.96%) Intel
4 4 (3.96%) Cognos
4 4 (3.96%) SAP
5 3 (2.97%) Thunderhead
5 3 (2.97%) IBM
6 2 (1.98%) EMC
6 2 (1.98%) Planview
7 1 (0.99%) Citrix
7 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.99%) Guidewire
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