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 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 46 34 23
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 12 42 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.11% 4.89% 6.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 6.11% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 33
Median daily rate £373 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.37% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £226 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £27.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-18.72% +1.94%
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
436 687 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.76% 79.98% 81.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 481 417
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £264 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £463 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.38 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+127.64% -38.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.83 £12.35 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £21.75 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 July 2016.

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 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -2 11 £375 +7.14% 3
North Wales - 1 £338 - 2
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 29 (65.91%) Project Management
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.82%) Finance
4 11 (25.00%) ITIL
5 10 (22.73%) MS Project
5 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
5 10 (22.73%) Migration
5 10 (22.73%) Scrum
5 10 (22.73%) Test Management
6 9 (20.45%) HL7
6 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
6 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
6 9 (20.45%) ISTQB
6 9 (20.45%) MS Visio
7 8 (18.18%) XML
7 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Functional Testing
8 7 (15.91%) Service Management
8 7 (15.91%) HTML
9 6 (13.64%) ISEB
9 6 (13.64%) NHS
9 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
9 6 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
10 5 (11.36%) SDLC
10 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 5 (11.36%) P3O
10 5 (11.36%) Test Strategy
10 5 (11.36%) HP Quality Center

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 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
1 10 (22.73%) MS Project
2 9 (20.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) SaaS
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) WAN
2 2 (4.55%) LAN
2 2 (4.55%) SAN
2 2 (4.55%) Skype
3 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (2.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) HP UFT
1 4 (9.09%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Project Manager
2 17 (38.64%) Analyst
3 11 (25.00%) Test Analyst
4 9 (20.45%) Lead Test Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Business Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Change Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Deployment Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Implementation Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Implementation Project Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Project Implementation Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Release Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Applications Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Applications Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Business Change Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Data Centre Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Office 365 Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) XML
2 7 (15.91%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Data Centre
1 6 (13.64%) NHS
2 3 (6.82%) CESG
2 3 (6.82%) CESG CLAS
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) CMDB
4 1 (2.27%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
1 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (65.91%) Project Management
2 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.00%) ITIL
4 10 (22.73%) Migration
4 10 (22.73%) Scrum
4 10 (22.73%) Test Management
5 9 (20.45%) Software Testing
6 8 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
6 8 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (15.91%) Functional Testing
7 7 (15.91%) Service Management
8 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
9 5 (11.36%) DSDM
9 5 (11.36%) SDLC
9 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
9 5 (11.36%) Test Strategy
10 4 (9.09%) ITSM
11 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
11 3 (6.82%) Release Management
11 3 (6.82%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) ISTQB
1 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) ISEB
2 6 (13.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (6.82%) CISSP
4 3 (6.82%) CLAS
4 3 (6.82%) MAPM
4 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.55%) PMP
6 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.27%) CBAP
6 1 (2.27%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.45%) HL7
2 5 (11.36%) P3O
3 4 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.82%) BMC Marimba
2 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) Ansible
3 1 (2.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) HP
2 3 (6.82%) BMC
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco
2 3 (6.82%) IBM
2 3 (6.82%) Remedy
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
2 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
3 2 (4.55%) CA
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (4.55%) PlateSpin
3 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.27%) Lotus