The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for PRINCE2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

PRINCE 2
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 18 27
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 7 39 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.13% 8.16% 5.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 10.68% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 19 16
Median daily rate £375 £375 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Median hourly rate - £26.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.54%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.80 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.42% -20.71%  

PRINCE2 is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 264 365 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 80.24% 76.36% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 210 224
Median daily rate £355 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.47% +2.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 14 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Gloucestershire

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Gloucestershire

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Gloucestershire

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -6 4 £375 +7.14%
Cheltenham +5 2 - -
PRINCE2
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 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.

1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) Project Management
3 11 (44.00%) ISEB
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (36.00%) APMG
5 9 (36.00%) PRINCE
6 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 7 (28.00%) C
8 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
8 6 (24.00%) Document Management
8 6 (24.00%) Requirements Management
8 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (24.00%) Change Control
8 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
9 3 (12.00%) Change Management
10 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.00%) Migration
10 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (8.00%) PMI
10 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
10 2 (8.00%) NHS
10 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
10 2 (8.00%) Degree
11 1 (4.00%) QA
11 1 (4.00%) System Testing

PRINCE2
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Primavera
1 1 (4.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (72.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
1 9 (36.00%) Business Analyst
1 9 (36.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Project Manager
3 6 (24.00%) Project Officer
3 6 (24.00%) Project Support Officer
3 6 (24.00%) Support Officer
4 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) IT Manager
4 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Network Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) SAP Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) NHS
1 2 (8.00%) PMI
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) CCTV
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (40.00%) Scrum
4 9 (36.00%) Business Analysis
4 9 (36.00%) PRINCE
5 6 (24.00%) Change Control
5 6 (24.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (24.00%) Document Management
5 6 (24.00%) Information Assurance
5 6 (24.00%) Requirements Management
5 6 (24.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (12.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) Migration
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
8 1 (4.00%) Coaching
8 1 (4.00%) Data Mapping
8 1 (4.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (4.00%) Legacy Data Mapping
8 1 (4.00%) System Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) ISEB
2 10 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 9 (36.00%) APMG
4 8 (32.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (8.00%) Degree
6 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PMO
1 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) SAP