The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 44 43 49
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 1 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 2.02% 1.51%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.64% 3.46% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £275 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £356 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -13.17% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £27.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.81% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +72.72% -38.88%  

PRINCE2 Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire.

Academic & Professional Certification
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 157 260 226
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 47.43% 58.30% 48.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 99 124
Median daily rate £405 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.11% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £315 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 9
Median hourly rate £27.50 £44.00 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +1.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £20.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £46.20 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.25 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -26.87% +77.77%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Gloucestershire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Gloucestershire

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Gloucestershire

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (100.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner