Period
to 25 November 2017

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 6 months to 25 November 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
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 39 25
Rank change year-on-year -1 -14 +14
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 20 43 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.02% 4.74% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 5.96% 7.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 40
Gloucestershire median daily rate £413 £448 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.82% +16.61% -9.71%
10th Percentile £331 £168 £300
90th Percentile £434 £526 £527
South West median daily rate £379 £400 £390
% change year-on-year -5.31% +2.56% -8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 10
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £27.50
10th Percentile £22.50 £22.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £29.88 £28.75 £28.75
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 542 722 771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.75% 79.60% 77.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 425 465
Gloucestershire median daily rate £404 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £229 £221 £214
90th Percentile £552 £558 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 67 42
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £32.00 £38.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.20 £26.25
90th Percentile £56.23 £46.60 £54.21
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -16.67% +41.82%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Cheltenham +17 5 - - 1
Gloucester - 5 £413 - 1
Berkeley - 1 - -
PRINCE2
South West

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 (90.00%) Project Management
2 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
3 14 (70.00%) Finance
4 13 (65.00%) DV Cleared
5 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (50.00%) Information Assurance
6 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (45.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (45.00%) Change Control
8 8 (40.00%) Risk Management
8 8 (40.00%) Requirements Management
8 8 (40.00%) C
8 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (35.00%) Document Management
10 5 (25.00%) ISEB
10 5 (25.00%) PMI
10 5 (25.00%) PMI Certification
11 3 (15.00%) Windows
11 3 (15.00%) Migration
11 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
12 2 (10.00%) PMO
12 2 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
12 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
12 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
12 2 (10.00%) Office 365
12 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
12 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
12 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
12 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 2 (10.00%) Management Information System

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 8 (40.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (35.00%) Project Control Officer
2 7 (35.00%) Project Officer
3 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Junior
5 1 (5.00%) Office 365 Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Office Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Training Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Training Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) PMI
2 2 (10.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
1 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Project Management
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) Information Assurance
4 9 (45.00%) Change Control
4 9 (45.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (40.00%) Requirements Management
5 8 (40.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (35.00%) Document Management
7 3 (15.00%) Migration
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (10.00%) Data Protection
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Delivery
8 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 1 (5.00%) Contingency Planning
9 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
9 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
9 1 (5.00%) Multithreading
9 1 (5.00%) Scorecard
9 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (65.00%) DV Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (25.00%) ISEB
4 5 (25.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (5.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) PMO
2 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle