The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for PRINCE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 26 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
England / South West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 134 122
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 7 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.26% 0.20% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.26% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 6
Median daily rate £348 £475 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.84% +7.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £415 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £48.75 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +116.66% -  

PRINCE 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 the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2224 2327 2452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.92% 78.83% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 1538 1664
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 107 111
Median hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.53% -2.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing PRINCE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE in the South West

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing PRINCE in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in the South West

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PRINCE in the South West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE in the South West

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in the South West

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 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
Wiltshire +7 2 £375 -
Devon -6 2 £320 -
Bristol - 2 £300 -
Gloucestershire +5 1 £450 -5.26%
PRINCE
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE 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 West region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 21 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (62.96%) Finance
4 11 (40.74%) Project Management
4 11 (40.74%) Scrum
4 11 (40.74%) Business Analysis
5 10 (37.04%) ISEB
5 10 (37.04%) APMG
6 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
6 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC
7 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
8 4 (14.81%) ITIL
9 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
9 3 (11.11%) PMO
10 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
10 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
10 2 (7.41%) Legal
10 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
10 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (7.41%) ETL
10 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
10 2 (7.41%) SAP
10 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
10 2 (7.41%) Data Enrichment
10 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (7.41%) Data Structures

PRINCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (3.70%) MS Project Server
1 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP BPC
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.70%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
1 2 (7.41%) Big Data
1 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
1 2 (7.41%) HBase
1 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.41%) Neo4j
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) Analyst
1 12 (44.44%) Business Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) ETL Architect
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Software Manager
5 2 (7.41%) TOGAF Architect
6 1 (3.70%) Applications Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Migration Manager
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Coordinator
6 1 (3.70%) PMO Officer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.41%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.70%) CESG
3 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.70%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) PRINCE2
2 20 (74.07%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) Business Analysis
3 11 (40.74%) Project Management
3 11 (40.74%) Scrum
4 5 (18.52%) SDLC
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Data Enrichment
7 2 (7.41%) Data Management
7 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.41%) ETL
7 2 (7.41%) Information Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.41%) Six Sigma
7 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) C
1 1 (3.70%) C#
1 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) APMG
1 10 (37.04%) ISEB
2 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
2 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) APMP
3 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.70%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) PMO
2 2 (7.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.70%) JSP 440
3 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Cloudera
2 2 (7.41%) MapR
2 2 (7.41%) Nuix
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Splunk
3 1 (3.70%) IFS
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Software AG
3 1 (3.70%) VMware