Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 22 February 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 > Newport
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 35 34
Rank change year-on-year +9 -1 -13
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 8 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 3.24% 2.03% 6.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 2.21% 7.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 9
Newport median daily rate £368 £325 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.08% -21.69% -2.35%
10th Percentile £305 £290 £281
90th Percentile £391 £375 £439
South Wales median daily rate £325 £300 £381
% change year-on-year +8.33% -21.31% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Newport median hourly rate £39.00 - -
South Wales median hourly rate £34.50 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year +18.97% - -

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 Newport with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newport
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 212 226 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 85.83% 91.87% 88.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 148 112
Newport median daily rate £425 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +11.04% +8.07%
10th Percentile £165 £306 £313
90th Percentile £575 £588 £505
South Wales median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 12
Newport median hourly rate £47.50 £20.00 £50.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +137.50% -60.01% +23.49%
10th Percentile £34.50 £13.90 £19.55
90th Percentile £108.00 £61.25 £69.00
South Wales median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -6.98% +53.57% -8.20%

PRINCE2
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 in Newport

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Newport

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Newport

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Newport region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 6 (75.00%) VLAN
3 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
3 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
3 5 (62.50%) Unified Process
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Test Management
3 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
3 5 (62.50%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Project
3 5 (62.50%) RUP
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Romanian Language
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) BMC
5 3 (37.50%) ISEB
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) WhatsUp Gold
5 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) vSphere
6 2 (25.00%) VMware

PRINCE2
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (50.00%) Romanian Language
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Systems Test Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Information Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) RUP
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Test Automation
2 5 (62.50%) Test Management
2 5 (62.50%) Test Scripting
2 5 (62.50%) Unified Process
3 3 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) ISEB
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) CCNA
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) HNC
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (37.50%) WhatsUp Gold
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
3 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) BMC
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco