The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
South West / Somerset
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 47
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Qualifications category - 2.00% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £411 £400
% change year-on-year -14.89% +2.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Somerset.

Academic & Professional Certification
Somerset
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 55 50 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 27.23% 19.01% 30.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 79
Median daily rate £266 £490 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.81% +18.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £1,846 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 6
Median hourly rate £41.50 £57.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.19% +49.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.40 £42.25 £34.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £57.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 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 Somerset region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Transformation
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft