The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE 2
UK / Wales
Rank 24 36 15
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 42 42 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.17% 6.15% 8.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.59% 7.02% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 25
Median daily rate £311 £353 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.82% -0.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £186 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £432 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.25 £27.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-0.90% -2.65%

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
553 598 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 81.20% 87.55% 74.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 428 294
Median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 27 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £13.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing PRINCE2 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +11 36 £200 -45.28% 3
West Wales -14 3 £325 +116.66%
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 38 (53.52%) Project Management
2 28 (39.44%) ITIL
3 25 (35.21%) Service Management
4 22 (30.99%) NHS
5 20 (28.17%) ITIL V3
6 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
6 19 (26.76%) Finance
7 18 (25.35%) Degree
8 17 (23.94%) Service Delivery
9 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
10 14 (19.72%) Management Information System
10 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (18.31%) Fiorano
11 13 (18.31%) Programme Management
11 13 (18.31%) WebSphere
11 13 (18.31%) ITSM
11 13 (18.31%) BizTalk Server
11 13 (18.31%) ISEB
11 13 (18.31%) XML
12 12 (16.90%) Informatics
12 12 (16.90%) Business Analysis
13 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (15.49%) HL7
13 11 (15.49%) Release Management
13 11 (15.49%) IBM Integration Bus
13 11 (15.49%) IBM
13 11 (15.49%) InterSystems
13 11 (15.49%) JCAPS
14 10 (14.08%) XSLT
15 9 (12.68%) SQL

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.31%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (18.31%) WebSphere
2 11 (15.49%) JCAPS
3 2 (2.82%) MS Project Server
3 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Project
2 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
3 6 (8.45%) MS Office
4 4 (5.63%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) Office 365
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.76%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 2 (2.82%) Back Office
2 2 (2.82%) French Language
2 2 (2.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Analyst
1 17 (23.94%) Project Manager
2 8 (11.27%) Business Analyst
2 8 (11.27%) Test Analyst
3 6 (8.45%) Applications Manager
3 6 (8.45%) Applications Support
3 6 (8.45%) Applications Support Manager
3 6 (8.45%) Lead Test Analyst
3 6 (8.45%) Project Officer
3 6 (8.45%) Project Support Officer
3 6 (8.45%) Support Manager
3 6 (8.45%) Support Officer
4 5 (7.04%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Integration Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Product Specialist
5 4 (5.63%) Programme Planner
6 3 (4.23%) Business Integration Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Security Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Security Project Manager
6 3 (4.23%) Service Management Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (18.31%) XML
2 11 (15.49%) IBM Integration Bus
3 10 (14.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 22 (30.99%) NHS
2 14 (19.72%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.23%) Client/Server
3 3 (4.23%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.41%) CESG
4 1 (1.41%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (1.41%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.23%) pSOS
1 3 (4.23%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (53.52%) Project Management
2 28 (39.44%) ITIL
3 25 (35.21%) Service Management
4 20 (28.17%) ITIL V3
5 17 (23.94%) Service Delivery
6 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (18.31%) ITSM
7 13 (18.31%) Programme Management
8 12 (16.90%) Business Analysis
8 12 (16.90%) Informatics
9 11 (15.49%) Release Management
10 9 (12.68%) Change Control
11 8 (11.27%) Information Management
11 8 (11.27%) Scrum
11 8 (11.27%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (9.86%) Change Management
12 7 (9.86%) Regression Testing
12 7 (9.86%) Test Strategy
12 7 (9.86%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (8.45%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) Degree
2 13 (18.31%) ISEB
3 8 (11.27%) ISTQB
4 5 (7.04%) EXIN
4 5 (7.04%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.23%) CISSP
6 2 (2.82%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.82%) CCAB
7 1 (1.41%) APMP
7 1 (1.41%) CLAS
7 1 (1.41%) NVQ Level 3
7 1 (1.41%) PMP
7 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) HL7
2 4 (5.63%) P3O
3 2 (2.82%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (1.41%) XenApp
Vendors
1 16 (22.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (18.31%) Fiorano
3 11 (15.49%) IBM
3 11 (15.49%) InterSystems
4 4 (5.63%) Oracle
4 4 (5.63%) SAP
5 1 (1.41%) Citrix
5 1 (1.41%) ServiceNow
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £320 - £321 per annum + Depending on Experience
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