The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 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 2
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 26 21
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 3 16 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.89% 4.68% 5.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 6.27% 6.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 15 17
Median daily rate £388 £550 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.54% +41.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £441 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £558 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Swindon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 286 255 296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 85.12% 74.56% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 178 224
Median daily rate £400 £400 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 15
Median hourly rate £13.86 £38.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% +140.62%  
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 Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon 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 Swindon

PRINCE2
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE2 in Swindon

PRINCE2
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE2 in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 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 Swindon region with a requirement for PRINCE2.

1 19 (86.36%) Project Management
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (31.82%) Workflow
4 7 (31.82%) Process Improvement
5 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
7 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
8 3 (13.64%) Requirements Management
8 3 (13.64%) Marketing
8 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
8 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
8 3 (13.64%) Lean Six Sigma
9 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
9 2 (9.09%) Degree
9 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
9 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 2 (9.09%) APMP
9 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 2 (9.09%) Project Governance
9 2 (9.09%) Master's Degree
9 2 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
9 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
9 2 (9.09%) PMI
9 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence

PRINCE2
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) GlassFish
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP ERP
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.55%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 2 (9.09%) Automotive
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Electronics
4 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 8 (36.36%) Analyst
3 7 (31.82%) Business Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Manager
5 3 (13.64%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Marketing Project Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Sales Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Marketing Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Sales Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (9.09%) Transformation Project Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Finance Manager
7 1 (4.55%) HR Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
7 1 (4.55%) Public Sector Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Gherkin
1 1 (4.55%) LAMP
1 1 (4.55%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) PMI
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) CentOS
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
1 1 (4.55%) Unix
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Project Management
2 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Process Improvement
3 7 (31.82%) Workflow
4 5 (22.73%) Data Modelling
4 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Six Sigma
6 3 (13.64%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (13.64%) Requirements Management
6 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
7 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) ITIL
7 2 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (9.09%) Project Governance
7 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.55%) Gantt Chart
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
1 1 (4.55%) Perl
1 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
3 2 (9.09%) APMP
3 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) Master's Degree
3 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
4 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.55%) SANS
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Shibboleth
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 2 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (4.55%) ArcSight
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) Dell
2 1 (4.55%) F5
2 1 (4.55%) Gemalto
2 1 (4.55%) HP
2 1 (4.55%) Juniper
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.55%) VMware