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 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
South West / Somerset
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 34 40
Rank change year-on-year -3 +6  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.44% 0.82% 0.89%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.57% 5.13% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £431 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +1.19%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -8.53% +2.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £22.16 £27.50
% change year-on-year +2.65% -19.40%  

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 84 39 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 40.19% 15.98% 24.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 9 44
Median daily rate £429 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.57% -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £250 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £613 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 8 15
Median hourly rate £50.00 £22.00 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +127.27% -60.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year +14.03% +18.15%  

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

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the Somerset 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
Street - 1 £486 -
PRINCE2 Certification
South West

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) OpenUP
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Intelligent Network
2 1 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Broadband
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project

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:

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Broadband
1 1 (33.33%) Intelligent Network
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Installation Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Manager
2 1 (33.33%) PMO Lead
2 1 (33.33%) Project Office Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Public Sector Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Rollout Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless Product Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) OpenUP
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco