Period
to 13 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

PRINCE 2
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 25 43
Rank change year-on-year -37 +18 +20
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 18 38 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.16% 5.94% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.43% 6.82% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 33 11
Cardiff median daily rate £475 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £341 £221 £200
90th Percentile £646 £416 £475
South Wales median daily rate £450 £325 £363
% change year-on-year +38.46% -10.34% -6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Cardiff median hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% -
South Wales median hourly rate £42.00 £36.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year +15.86% +25.00% -

PRINCE2 is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 742 557 478
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 88.97% 87.03% 83.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 397 381
Cardiff median daily rate £405 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £175 £185
90th Percentile £575 £500 £525
South Wales median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 20 16
Cardiff median hourly rate £13.00 £17.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.76% +24.56% -10.24%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £35.50 £37.50 £37.13
South Wales median hourly rate £16.57 £22.38 £21.00
% change year-on-year -25.98% +6.57% +33.33%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing PRINCE2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Cardiff

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE2 in Cardiff.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Cardiff

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Cardiff over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Cardiff

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Cardiff.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 15 (83.33%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 5 (27.78%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Degree
5 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 4 (22.22%) SAP
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (16.67%) Office 365
6 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (16.67%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
6 3 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
7 2 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (11.11%) Contract Negotiation
7 2 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (11.11%) Programme Governance
7 2 (11.11%) Conceptual Models
7 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Office 365
3 2 (11.11%) SaaS
4 1 (5.56%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) VPN
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Project Manager
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Migration Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
1 2 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 3 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Contract Negotiation
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 2 (11.11%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Software Testing
6 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (11.11%) CISSP
3 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 2 (11.11%) MCP
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (11.11%) PMP
3 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (5.56%) ISEB
4 1 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
4 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (5.56%) Postgraduate
4 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) VMware