The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 39 39
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.87% 0.93% 1.04%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.00% 2.83% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Median daily rate £630 £313 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +101.60% -36.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £626 £303 £488
10% offered a daily rate of more than £634 £313 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £411 £400
% change year-on-year -14.89% +2.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £27.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +72.72% -38.88%  

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 Swindon.

Academic & Professional Certification
Swindon
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 60 106 75
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 17.44% 32.82% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 74 45
Median daily rate £410 £363 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% -6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £343 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +214.28% +2.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

PRINCE2 Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

PRINCE2 Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 Certification in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Swindon region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) PMI
2 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 2 (66.67%) Project Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Automotive
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation

PRINCE2 Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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:

General
1 2 (66.67%) Automotive
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Sales Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Marketing Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Sales Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Transformation Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Transformation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Project Governance
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 2 (66.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared