Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 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.

PRINCE2 Certification
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 84 85
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1 +10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 7 2 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.75% 0.18% 1.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.63% 0.62% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 22
South Wales median daily rate £400 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -29.03% -3.13%
10th Percentile £345 £263 £271
90th Percentile £585 £288 £440
Wales median daily rate £400 £306 £388
% change year-on-year +30.61% -20.97% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South Wales median hourly rate - £25.50 -
Wales median hourly rate - £25.50 -

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 contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South Wales
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 266 321 349
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 28.42% 28.71% 26.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 211 239
South Wales median daily rate £360 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £163 £225 £208
90th Percentile £573 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £415 £375
% change year-on-year -9.64% +10.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 14
South Wales median hourly rate £40.00 £57.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +177.11% +29.69%
10th Percentile £21.15 £15.77 £9.65
90th Percentile £58.75 £70.00 £31.13
Wales median hourly rate £38.75 £57.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -32.61% +180.49% +26.86%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing PRINCE2 Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in South Wales

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in South Wales

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification in South Wales over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in South Wales

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 6 months to 19 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
Cardiff - 6 £475 -
Newport +19 1 £400 +45.45%
PRINCE2 Certification
Wales

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) NHS
4 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Fiorano
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (14.29%) HL7
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) JCAPS
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (14.29%) JCAPS
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IAM Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Integration Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Lead Test Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management
4 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Fiorano