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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 48 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 11 41 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.81% 4.48% 6.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 5.65% 7.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 35
Median daily rate £363 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £241 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £440 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £25.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.05 £27.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-23.47% +6.79%
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
490 726 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.46% 79.34% 79.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 511 401
Median daily rate £415 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 8
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.58% -33.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.16 £11.50 £15.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £79.00 £39.60 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 0 10 £375 +1.69% 3
North Wales - 1 £338 -
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 12 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 5 (27.78%) ITIL
4 5 (27.78%) ISEB
5 3 (16.67%) CISSP
5 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
5 3 (16.67%) CESG
5 3 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
5 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
5 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (16.67%) SaaS
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) CLAS
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
6 2 (11.11%) CAD
6 2 (11.11%) Migration
6 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) NHS
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
7 1 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) Java
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle

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 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JIRA
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Information Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Product Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Product Owner
4 1 (5.56%) ICT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) ICT Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Test Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Product Owner
4 1 (5.56%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Project Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) CESG
1 3 (16.67%) CESG CLAS
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) ITIL
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.11%) CAD
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Governance
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) Change Management
6 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.56%) ERP
6 1 (5.56%) ITSM
6 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
6 1 (5.56%) UML
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) ISEB
2 3 (16.67%) CISSP
2 3 (16.67%) CLAS
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.56%) APMP
4 1 (5.56%) CBAP
4 1 (5.56%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.56%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
1 1 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle