Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 27 54
Rank change year-on-year -28 +27 -8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 19 33 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.46% 5.25% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 5.96% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 31 7
Cardiff median daily rate £425 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £314 £265 £240
90th Percentile £640 £406 £480
South Wales median daily rate £425 £325 £370
% change year-on-year +30.77% -12.16% -4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.29% - -
South Wales median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.33% +7.14% -

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 694 554 463
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 90.01% 88.08% 81.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 419 347
Cardiff median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £285 £176 £206
90th Percentile £538 £525 £513
South Wales median daily rate £408 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +8.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 15
Cardiff median hourly rate £12.88 £16.07 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.88% +19.04% -3.57%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £10.75
90th Percentile £30.00 £39.93 £20.41
South Wales median hourly rate £14.43 £35.00 £19.81
% change year-on-year -58.77% +76.66% +41.52%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 11 (57.89%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Finance
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (21.05%) Degree
5 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (15.79%) Windows
7 2 (10.53%) Linux
7 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 2 (10.53%) SAP
7 2 (10.53%) Internet
7 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
7 2 (10.53%) SQL
7 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.53%) PMP
7 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Logistics
7 2 (10.53%) Strategic Thinking
7 2 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (10.53%) Office 365
7 2 (10.53%) Programme Governance
7 2 (10.53%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) QA
7 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing

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 1 (5.26%) IIS
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) Intranet
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) VPN
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Project Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) IT Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Change Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Compliance Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) GDPR Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) HR Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) SAP HR Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Telemetry Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Telemetry Project Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) SOAP
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) SCADA
2 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (5.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Unix
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
5 2 (10.53%) Feasibility Study
5 2 (10.53%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (10.53%) Logistics
5 2 (10.53%) Proactive Monitoring
5 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Governance
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
5 2 (10.53%) Six Sigma
5 2 (10.53%) Strategic Thinking
5 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) IT Strategy
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Server Management
6 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 2 (10.53%) PMP
4 1 (5.26%) APMP
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.26%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Master's Degree
4 1 (5.26%) Postgraduate
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.53%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) VMware