The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 28 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.

PRINCE
UK / Wales
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 - 54
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 5 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.71% - 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% - 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 9
Median daily rate £325 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 - £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 - £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year +12.50% -19.19%  

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 Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 574 583 559
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 81.88% 84.86% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 422 399 312
Median daily rate £396 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 29 23
Median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% +53.43%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

PRINCE
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

PRINCE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PRINCE in Wales

PRINCE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for PRINCE in Wales

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
South Wales - 5 £325 -
West Wales - 1 £325 -
PRINCE
UK

PRINCE
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Wales region with a requirement for PRINCE.

1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 3 (42.86%) French Language
3 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Back Office
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 1 (14.29%) InterSystems
4 1 (14.29%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Fiorano
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) Security Management
4 1 (14.29%) CISSP
4 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 1 (14.29%) HL7
4 1 (14.29%) Release Management

PRINCE
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Back Office
2 3 (42.86%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (57.14%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mapping
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security
3 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) ISMS
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL V3
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) Security Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (14.29%) APMP
2 1 (14.29%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) HL7
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Fiorano
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) InterSystems