Period
to 24 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 24 January 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 West > Devon
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 40 29
Rank change year-on-year +20 -11 -11
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 40 19 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 7.81% 4.03% 6.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.24% 4.83% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 11 25
Devon median daily rate £370 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -13.85% -21.88%
10th Percentile £264 £178 £200
90th Percentile £490 £360 £449
South West median daily rate £389 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -2.81% +6.67% -9.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +75.00% - -
South West median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50

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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 433 393 482
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 84.57% 83.44% 85.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 243 366
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £213 £186 £263
90th Percentile £574 £500 £523
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 38 18
Devon median hourly rate £37.50 £21.64 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +73.31% -41.52% +23.33%
10th Percentile £22.15 £10.85 £14.13
90th Percentile £47.75 £48.00 £45.25
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.25 £39.26
% change year-on-year -16.78% -5.12% +37.75%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Devon

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Devon

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Devon over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Devon

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Devon

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Devon region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +18 26 £358 +19.17% 5
Plymouth +3 2 - -
Newton Abbot - 1 £300 -
PRINCE2
South West

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Devon region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 22 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 14 (35.00%) PMO
4 11 (27.50%) Finance
5 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (15.00%) Dependency Management
6 6 (15.00%) Project Planning
6 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.00%) Project Management
7 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
7 5 (12.50%) SMS
7 5 (12.50%) Migration
7 5 (12.50%) Business Transformation
7 5 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (7.50%) ISEB
9 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
9 3 (7.50%) Scrum
9 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
9 3 (7.50%) Local Government
9 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.50%) Software Delivery
10 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
10 2 (5.00%) Change Control
10 2 (5.00%) Programme Delivery
10 2 (5.00%) Performance Measurement
10 2 (5.00%) JIRA

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Clusterpoint
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (20.00%) Project Officer
2 8 (20.00%) Project Support Officer
2 8 (20.00%) Support Officer
3 6 (15.00%) PMO Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) IT Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Software Manager
4 3 (7.50%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Change Portfolio Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Deployment Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Programme Planner
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.50%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.50%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (15.00%) Dependency Management
2 6 (15.00%) Project Management
2 6 (15.00%) Project Planning
3 5 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 5 (12.50%) Migration
4 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.50%) PRINCE
4 3 (7.50%) Programme Management
4 3 (7.50%) Scrum
4 3 (7.50%) Software Delivery
4 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (5.00%) Change Control
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL
5 2 (5.00%) Performance Measurement
5 2 (5.00%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 20 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (12.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (7.50%) ISEB
6 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (35.00%) PMO
2 2 (5.00%) ISO 14001
2 2 (5.00%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint