Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 27 43
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16 -13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 28 37 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 3.44% 5.58% 4.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 6.40% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 37 25
Cardiff median daily rate £370 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.46% -10.00% -3.45%
10th Percentile £263 £164 £240
90th Percentile £488 £367 £438
South Wales median daily rate £365 £315 £353
% change year-on-year +15.87% -10.76% -2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £30.00 - £35.00
South Wales median hourly rate £30.00 £54.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -44.44% +54.29% -

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 720 578 613
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 88.34% 87.18% 84.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 465 455
Cardiff median daily rate £395 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £263 £186 £213
90th Percentile £513 £538 £467
South Wales median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +1.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 19
Cardiff median hourly rate £19.60 £16.39 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.57% +26.08% -14.75%
10th Percentile £11.53 £12.78 £12.28
90th Percentile £30.00 £39.98 £24.05
South Wales median hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year +12.00% +26.18% +32.08%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 14 (50.00%) Project Management
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (21.43%) Service Management
6 5 (17.86%) ITIL
7 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (14.29%) Finance
7 4 (14.29%) VMware
7 4 (14.29%) Degree
7 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (10.71%) PMO
8 3 (10.71%) Migration
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
8 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
8 3 (10.71%) NHS
8 3 (10.71%) HP
8 3 (10.71%) Dell
8 3 (10.71%) Citrix
8 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Project
8 3 (10.71%) XML
8 3 (10.71%) XSD
8 3 (10.71%) ETL
8 3 (10.71%) XML Schema
9 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange

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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 2 (7.14%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Skype
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.57%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Automotive
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Change Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Data Modeller
4 2 (7.14%) GDPR Project Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Compliance Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V Architect
5 1 (3.57%) SCCM Architect
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) SSRS Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Support Officer
5 1 (3.57%) Telemetry Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) XML
1 3 (10.71%) XML Schema
1 3 (10.71%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) NHS
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Project Management
2 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (21.43%) Service Management
5 5 (17.86%) ITIL
6 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
6 3 (10.71%) ETL
6 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
6 3 (10.71%) Migration
7 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.14%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (7.14%) Logistics
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) Six Sigma
7 2 (7.14%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
1 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
1 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.14%) PMP
2 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.57%) APMP
3 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.57%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) PMO
2 2 (7.14%) GDPR
3 1 (3.57%) QA
3 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Citrix
3 3 (10.71%) Dell
3 3 (10.71%) HP
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) PlateSpin
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec
4 1 (3.57%) Trustwave