The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 42 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 37 58 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.64% 7.22% 7.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.84% 9.35% 9.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 20
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£325 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £188 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £526
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 £28.50 £27.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -26.66%
PRINCE2
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
634 620 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 79.55% 77.21% 73.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 431 399 188
Average daily rate £360 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 10
Average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.00 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £37.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 27 May 2015.

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 27 May 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 -25 20 £400 +3.22% 4
West Wales +21 13 £265 -25.56% 2
North Wales - 2 £270 -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 49 (53.85%) Finance
2 47 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (46.15%) Project Management
4 24 (26.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (26.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 22 (24.18%) Risk Management
6 21 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 20 (21.98%) Service Delivery
8 18 (19.78%) MS Project
8 18 (19.78%) ITIL
8 18 (19.78%) Security Cleared
9 17 (18.68%) Service Management
10 16 (17.58%) Migration
11 15 (16.48%) PRINCE
12 14 (15.38%) SC Cleared
13 13 (14.29%) Business Analysis
14 12 (13.19%) Project Planning
14 12 (13.19%) SQL
15 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
15 11 (12.09%) ITSM
15 11 (12.09%) Microsoft
15 11 (12.09%) Data Migration
15 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (10.99%) C
17 9 (9.89%) Windows
17 9 (9.89%) Linux
17 9 (9.89%) Scrum
17 9 (9.89%) Risk Assessment
18 8 (8.79%) SLA
18 8 (8.79%) ITIL Certification

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, 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 2 (2.20%) IBM Notes
1 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.10%) SAS
2 1 (1.10%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (19.78%) MS Project
2 6 (6.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.10%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) LAN
1 2 (2.20%) WAN
1 2 (2.20%) Wireless
2 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.10%) SAN
2 1 (1.10%) Internet
2 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) Firebird
3 4 (4.40%) Ingres
4 1 (1.10%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
1 5 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 49 (53.85%) Finance
2 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.20%) Banking
4 1 (1.10%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (60.44%) Project Manager
2 23 (25.27%) Analyst
3 18 (19.78%) Business Analyst
4 12 (13.19%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 12 (13.19%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (9.89%) Service Manager
6 6 (6.59%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Transition Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 4 (4.40%) Service Transition Manager
9 3 (3.30%) Delivery Manager
9 3 (3.30%) Services Delivery Manager
10 2 (2.20%) Security Project Manager
10 2 (2.20%) Telecoms Project Manager
10 2 (2.20%) Data Manager
10 2 (2.20%) Lead Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) HTML
2 1 (1.10%) Web Services
2 1 (1.10%) XHTML
2 1 (1.10%) Middleware
2 1 (1.10%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.79%) Data Centre
3 7 (7.69%) NHS
4 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.10%) IPTV
5 1 (1.10%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.10%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.89%) Windows
1 9 (9.89%) Linux
2 5 (5.49%) UNIX
3 4 (4.40%) AIX
4 1 (1.10%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (51.65%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (46.15%) Project Management
3 24 (26.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (24.18%) Risk Management
5 20 (21.98%) Service Delivery
6 18 (19.78%) ITIL
7 17 (18.68%) Service Management
8 16 (17.58%) Migration
9 15 (16.48%) PRINCE
10 13 (14.29%) Business Analysis
11 12 (13.19%) Project Planning
12 11 (12.09%) ITSM
12 11 (12.09%) Data Migration
13 9 (9.89%) Scrum
13 9 (9.89%) Risk Assessment
14 8 (8.79%) SDLC
15 6 (6.59%) Software Engineering
15 6 (6.59%) Integration Testing
15 6 (6.59%) RUP
15 6 (6.59%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.19%) SQL
2 10 (10.99%) C
3 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.10%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (26.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 21 (23.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 18 (19.78%) Security Cleared
4 14 (15.38%) SC Cleared
5 8 (8.79%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (8.79%) ISEB
6 7 (7.69%) Degree
7 5 (5.49%) MAPM
8 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
8 2 (2.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (2.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (1.10%) APMP
9 1 (1.10%) APMG
9 1 (1.10%) PMP
9 1 (1.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.79%) SLA
2 5 (5.49%) P3O
3 1 (1.10%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (12.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.20%) EMC
2 2 (2.20%) Lotus
2 2 (2.20%) Oracle
2 2 (2.20%) IBM
2 2 (2.20%) BT
2 2 (2.20%) Fujitsu
3 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.10%) VMware
3 1 (1.10%) Casewise
3 1 (1.10%) Sage
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