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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 52 56 43
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 26 18 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.21% 2.60% 5.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 3.27% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 15
Median daily rate £275 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £219 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £443 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%
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
684 551 590
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 84.44% 79.51% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 425 379
Median daily rate £433 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £459 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 20 12
Median hourly rate £32.50 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.76% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £11.00 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.25 £52.03 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +8 20 £325 -16.12% 1
West Wales -16 5 £180 +20.00%
PRINCE2
UK

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 21 (55.26%) Project Management
2 17 (44.74%) ITIL
3 14 (36.84%) Service Management
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.95%) Informatics
6 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 9 (23.68%) ISEB
7 9 (23.68%) NHS
7 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
7 9 (23.68%) Scrum
7 9 (23.68%) Degree
8 8 (21.05%) Programme Management
9 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
10 6 (15.79%) Finance
10 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
10 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.79%) MS Project
11 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (13.16%) ITSM
11 5 (13.16%) Change Control
11 5 (13.16%) EXIN
11 5 (13.16%) Information Security
12 4 (10.53%) Information Management
12 4 (10.53%) CISSP
12 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
13 3 (7.89%) PRINCE

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 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Project
2 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Relational Database
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.26%) NonStop SQL
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Project Manager
2 4 (10.53%) Analyst
2 4 (10.53%) Product Specialist
3 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
3 3 (7.89%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (7.89%) Service Management Specialist
4 2 (5.26%) Information Security Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Information Security Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) NHS Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Programme Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Security Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
5 1 (2.63%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) IT Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) ITIL Service Management Specialist
5 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS Security Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Project Delivery Manager
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
5 1 (2.63%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Informatics
2 9 (23.68%) Management Information System
2 9 (23.68%) NHS
3 2 (5.26%) CESG
3 2 (5.26%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (2.63%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Unix
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Project Management
2 17 (44.74%) ITIL
3 14 (36.84%) Service Management
4 12 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (23.68%) Scrum
6 8 (21.05%) Programme Management
7 7 (18.42%) ITIL V3
7 7 (18.42%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 5 (13.16%) Change Control
9 5 (13.16%) Information Security
9 5 (13.16%) ITSM
10 4 (10.53%) Information Management
11 3 (7.89%) ISMS
11 3 (7.89%) PRINCE
11 3 (7.89%) SDLC
12 2 (5.26%) Change Management
12 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
12 2 (5.26%) Information Security Management
12 2 (5.26%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.68%) Degree
1 9 (23.68%) ISEB
2 5 (13.16%) EXIN
2 5 (13.16%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (10.53%) CISSP
3 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) APMP
5 2 (5.26%) CLAS
5 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.63%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (2.63%) ISTQB
6 1 (2.63%) NVQ Level 3
6 1 (2.63%) PMP
6 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) P3O
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) SAP
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco
3 1 (2.63%) Citrix
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow