Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 168 160
Rank change year-on-year +28 -8 -5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 57 36 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.02% 0.63% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.60% 2.03% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 23 37
South West median daily rate £313 £400 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.88% +13.96% -19.31%
10th Percentile £226 £311 £263
90th Percentile £490 £457 £498
England median daily rate £415 £400 £416
% change year-on-year +3.75% -3.90% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
South West median hourly rate - - £27.50
England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -18.18% -20.00% -

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 the South West with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
South West
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1583 1773 2002
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.44% 30.85% 30.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 1088 1250
South West median daily rate £410 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +3.90% +1.43%
10th Percentile £215 £239 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £530
England median daily rate £425 £422 £400
% change year-on-year +0.83% +5.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 105 128
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £39.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% -30.60% +13.21%
10th Percentile £16.38 £13.40 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.38 £47.50 £50.55
England median hourly rate £25.12 £25.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.49% +7.37% +25.00%

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the South West

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the South West

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for PRINCE2 Certification in the South West

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in the South West

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the South West 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
Bristol +1 27 £313 -16.67%
Wiltshire +2 11 £250 -37.50%
Cornwall - 7 £350 -
Devon 0 6 £406 +12.85%
Somerset -4 3 £400 +35.59%
Dorset +4 2 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

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 West region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 56 (98.25%) PRINCE2
2 23 (40.35%) Risk Management
3 19 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 19 (33.33%) Finance
4 18 (31.58%) LAN
4 18 (31.58%) WAN
5 17 (29.82%) Project Management
6 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (22.81%) Broadband
8 11 (19.30%) APMP
9 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
9 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
9 8 (14.04%) PMP
9 8 (14.04%) Cisco
10 7 (12.28%) ITIL
10 7 (12.28%) PMI Certification
10 7 (12.28%) Wireless
10 7 (12.28%) Project Planning
10 7 (12.28%) PMO
11 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
11 6 (10.53%) Legal
12 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Project
12 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
12 5 (8.77%) Logistics
12 5 (8.77%) Time Management
12 5 (8.77%) QA
13 4 (7.02%) Change Control
13 4 (7.02%) Degree
13 4 (7.02%) Local Government
13 4 (7.02%) Programme Management

PRINCE2 Certification
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 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Basecamp
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
1 2 (3.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 18 (31.58%) LAN
2 18 (31.58%) WAN
3 13 (22.81%) Broadband
4 7 (12.28%) Wireless
5 2 (3.51%) Unified Communications
6 1 (1.75%) 3G
6 1 (1.75%) 4G
6 1 (1.75%) Firewall
6 1 (1.75%) Intelligent Network
6 1 (1.75%) Intranet
6 1 (1.75%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
General
1 19 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (10.53%) Legal
2 6 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.02%) Local Government
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) Automotive
5 2 (3.51%) Billing
5 2 (3.51%) Law
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
6 1 (1.75%) Electronics
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 12 (21.05%) Installation Manager
3 5 (8.77%) Coordinator
4 4 (7.02%) Project Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) ICT Manager
5 3 (5.26%) PMO Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Programme Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Deployment Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Deployment Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) ICT Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Planning Manager
6 2 (3.51%) PMO Coordinator
6 2 (3.51%) Programme Planning Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Software Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Unified Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) PMI
2 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.75%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.75%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
1 1 (1.75%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (98.25%) PRINCE2
2 23 (40.35%) Risk Management
3 17 (29.82%) Project Management
4 14 (24.56%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (12.28%) ITIL
5 7 (12.28%) Project Planning
6 5 (8.77%) Logistics
6 5 (8.77%) Time Management
7 4 (7.02%) Change Control
7 4 (7.02%) Programme Management
8 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.26%) Change Management
8 3 (5.26%) CRM
9 2 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.51%) Information Management
9 2 (3.51%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.51%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (3.51%) Project Governance
9 2 (3.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (3.51%) Validation
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) APMP
2 8 (14.04%) PMP
2 8 (14.04%) SC Cleared
2 8 (14.04%) Security Cleared
3 7 (12.28%) PMI Certification
4 4 (7.02%) Degree
5 2 (3.51%) Master's Degree
5 2 (3.51%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 2 (3.51%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (1.75%) CCNA
6 1 (1.75%) CCNP
6 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) PMO
2 5 (8.77%) QA
3 1 (1.75%) GDPR
3 1 (1.75%) ISO 14001
3 1 (1.75%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.75%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Cisco
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.75%) ATG
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle
3 1 (1.75%) SAP