The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 25 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 / Somerset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 33 29
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 5 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.40% 0.83% 4.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.07% 1.08% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 12
Median daily rate £375 £425 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +3.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £425 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £425 £429
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.83 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.83 £27.50
% change year-on-year +28.29% -20.63%  

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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 163 185 264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 78.37% 76.76% 77.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 95 152
Median daily rate £400 £378 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.96% +7.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 29
Median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -0.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £21.83 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.45 £55.00
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 Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset 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 Somerset

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Somerset

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 in Somerset over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 in Somerset

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Somerset

PRINCE2
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 within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 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
Bath +5 2 £313 -26.47% 1
Street - 1 £486 -
PRINCE2
South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 Somerset region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (20.00%) Electronics
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) APMP
3 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (10.00%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (10.00%) PMO
4 1 (10.00%) Time Management
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared

PRINCE2
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 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Broadband
1 1 (10.00%) Intelligent Network
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (10.00%) Installation Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Office 365 Manager
2 1 (10.00%) PMO Lead
2 1 (10.00%) Project Office Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Rollout Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Transition Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (20.00%) Project Management
1 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Line Management
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (10.00%) OpenUP
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (10.00%) Resource Management
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (20.00%) APMP
3 1 (10.00%) CCNA
3 1 (10.00%) CCNP
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PMP
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft