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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 29 14 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 42 49 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.95% 8.48% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.42% 11.92% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 29 16
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£400 £330 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £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 £25.75 £26.58 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.10% +0.28%
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
499 411 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 70.68% 71.11% 68.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 271 233
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £240 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 7
Average hourly rate £19.90 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £10.63 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £21.60 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 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 29 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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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 -15 27 £381 +15.53% 6
West Wales +5 12 £498 +42.14%
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 (61.76%) Project Management
2 62 (60.78%) Finance
3 32 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
4 19 (18.63%) Security Cleared
5 18 (17.65%) MS Project
6 16 (15.69%) Oracle
7 13 (12.75%) MS Office
7 13 (12.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 11 (10.78%) Project Planning
9 11 (10.78%) ITIL
10 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
11 9 (8.82%) PRINCE
11 9 (8.82%) Service Management
11 9 (8.82%) Scrum
12 8 (7.84%) Risk Management
12 8 (7.84%) Banking
12 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
12 8 (7.84%) Oracle Receivables
13 7 (6.86%) Change Control
13 7 (6.86%) SAP
14 6 (5.88%) Service Delivery
14 6 (5.88%) Windows
14 6 (5.88%) ISEB
14 6 (5.88%) DSDM
14 6 (5.88%) Waterfall
15 5 (4.90%) Network Architecture
15 5 (4.90%) P3O

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 3 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 3 (2.94%) SAS
2 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (1.96%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (17.65%) MS Project
2 13 (12.75%) MS Office
3 8 (7.84%) MS Excel
4 4 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle AGIS
2 1 (0.98%) SAP SRM
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) WAN
2 3 (2.94%) SAN
3 2 (1.96%) LAN
3 2 (1.96%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.96%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 2 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.98%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MSI
General
1 62 (60.78%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Banking
3 2 (1.96%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.98%) Legal
4 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.98%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.98%) Billing
Job Titles
1 80 (78.43%) Project Manager
2 7 (6.86%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (4.90%) Change Project Manager
3 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (4.90%) Change Manager
3 5 (4.90%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 4 (3.92%) Analyst
4 4 (3.92%) Business Analyst
4 4 (3.92%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (2.94%) Programme Manager
5 3 (2.94%) Business Change Manager
5 3 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (2.94%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (2.94%) Project Support Officer
5 3 (2.94%) Project Officer
5 3 (2.94%) Business Change Project Manager
5 3 (2.94%) Business Manager
6 2 (1.96%) Project Analyst
6 2 (1.96%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (1.96%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.92%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.96%) Fat Client
2 2 (1.96%) Thin Client
2 2 (1.96%) Informatics
3 1 (0.98%) iSeries
3 1 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.98%) GIS
3 1 (0.98%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
2 3 (2.94%) Windows 7
2 3 (2.94%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (1.96%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (61.76%) Project Management
2 32 (31.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (10.78%) Project Planning
4 11 (10.78%) ITIL
5 9 (8.82%) PRINCE
5 9 (8.82%) Service Management
5 9 (8.82%) Scrum
6 8 (7.84%) Risk Management
7 7 (6.86%) Change Control
8 6 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 6 (5.88%) DSDM
8 6 (5.88%) Waterfall
9 5 (4.90%) Network Architecture
9 5 (4.90%) CRM
9 5 (4.90%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (4.90%) Risk Analysis
10 4 (3.92%) ITSM
11 3 (2.94%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.96%) Java
1 2 (1.96%) SQL
2 1 (0.98%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (18.63%) Security Cleared
2 13 (12.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 12 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
5 6 (5.88%) ISEB
6 5 (4.90%) PMP
7 4 (3.92%) Degree
7 4 (3.92%) PMI Certification
8 3 (2.94%) MAPM
8 3 (2.94%) CCA
9 2 (1.96%) IIBA
10 1 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.98%) OCP
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) P3O
2 3 (2.94%) QA
3 2 (1.96%) SLA
4 1 (0.98%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Terminal Services
2 1 (0.98%) XenApp
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.96%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.69%) Oracle
3 7 (6.86%) SAP
4 5 (4.90%) VMware
5 3 (2.94%) IBM
5 3 (2.94%) Thunderhead
6 2 (1.96%) Planview
6 2 (1.96%) EMC
6 2 (1.96%) Intel
6 2 (1.96%) Cognos
7 1 (0.98%) Guidewire
7 1 (0.98%) Ventyx
7 1 (0.98%) Citrix
7 1 (0.98%) ESRI
7 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.98%) Open Text
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