The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Certification in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 331 289 222
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -67
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 329 376 469
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.76% 0.98%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.14% 3.96% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 254 323
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 9
Median hourly rate £25.00 £35.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.07% +28.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.10 £27.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £50.00 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £35.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-36.17% +28.18%
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10468 9499 9456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.25% 19.30% 19.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6576 5501 5604
Median daily rate £405 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £540 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 347 471 485
Median hourly rate £26.50 £23.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.21% +15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £24.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+45.10% +34.00%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in England

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in England

PRINCE2 Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
London -32 108 £450 - 21
South East +2 81 £415 -3.48% 14
East of England +17 35 £456 +14.06% 1
West Midlands -15 30 £390 +7.58% 2
North West -21 30 £388 -0.32% 4
South West -20 21 £355 -15.47% 2
Yorkshire +3 13 £425 +6.25% 6
East Midlands +10 8 £370 +1.36% 7
North East -49 1 £325 +9.06%
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 England region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 719 (95.11%) PRINCE2
2 390 (51.59%) Project Management
3 209 (27.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 195 (25.79%) Finance
5 140 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
6 139 (18.39%) ITIL
7 101 (13.36%) Microsoft
8 100 (13.23%) PRINCE
9 72 (9.52%) Migration
10 68 (8.99%) MS Excel
11 67 (8.86%) Change Management
12 63 (8.33%) Degree
13 58 (7.67%) Windows
14 56 (7.41%) Security Cleared
15 53 (7.01%) Retail
15 53 (7.01%) MS Project
16 50 (6.61%) Programme Management
17 49 (6.48%) Risk Management
18 47 (6.22%) PMI Certification
19 44 (5.82%) Scrum
19 44 (5.82%) Banking
19 44 (5.82%) Business Analysis
20 41 (5.42%) Project Planning
20 41 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
21 40 (5.29%) Service Delivery
21 40 (5.29%) PMP
22 37 (4.89%) Service Management
23 34 (4.50%) Telecoms
23 34 (4.50%) Oracle
24 32 (4.23%) E-Commerce

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 29 (3.84%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.19%) MS Project Server
3 7 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (0.93%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (0.79%) Skype for Business
5 5 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.40%) CMS
6 3 (0.40%) SAS
6 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
6 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
7 2 (0.26%) IIS
7 2 (0.26%) JBoss
8 1 (0.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.13%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.13%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 68 (8.99%) MS Excel
2 53 (7.01%) MS Project
3 29 (3.84%) MS Office
4 17 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 12 (1.59%) MS Visio
6 10 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.66%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
2 7 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.66%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.53%) SAP BPC
5 4 (0.53%) SAP CO
5 4 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.40%) Primavera
6 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.13%) Maximo
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle 11i
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.13%) Retail-J
8 1 (0.13%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.13%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.13%) Tercero
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.31%) Office 365
2 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.19%) SaaS
3 3 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.40%) IBM PureFlex
4 2 (0.26%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.13%) IaaS
5 1 (0.13%) PaaS
5 1 (0.13%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.38%) LAN
2 16 (2.12%) WAN
3 15 (1.98%) SAN
4 11 (1.46%) DNS
4 11 (1.46%) Firewall
5 9 (1.19%) Internet
6 8 (1.06%) TCP/IP
7 7 (0.93%) NetScaler
8 4 (0.53%) Remote Desktop
8 4 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (0.40%) CTI
9 3 (0.40%) FTP
9 3 (0.40%) HTTP
9 3 (0.40%) MPLS
9 3 (0.40%) Network Security
9 3 (0.40%) Skype
9 3 (0.40%) VPN
10 2 (0.26%) 4G
10 2 (0.26%) DHCP
10 2 (0.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.53%) DataStage
6 4 (0.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 4 (0.53%) Power BI
6 4 (0.53%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.40%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (0.40%) MS Access
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.40%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (0.40%) QlikView
7 3 (0.40%) QualityStage
7 3 (0.40%) Spotfire
7 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.26%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 19 (2.51%) JIRA
2 5 (0.66%) InstallShield
2 5 (0.66%) MSI
2 5 (0.66%) WinDbg
3 3 (0.40%) Introscope
3 3 (0.40%) JProfiler
3 3 (0.40%) Toad
4 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.26%) SilkPerformer
5 1 (0.13%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.13%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (0.13%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.13%) Rational Performance Tester
General
1 195 (25.79%) Finance
2 53 (7.01%) Retail
3 44 (5.82%) Banking
4 34 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 29 (3.84%) Legal
6 23 (3.04%) Financial Institution
7 22 (2.91%) Manufacturing
8 18 (2.38%) Publishing
9 16 (2.12%) Marketing
10 15 (1.98%) Local Government
11 14 (1.85%) Automotive
12 10 (1.32%) Investment Banking
13 9 (1.19%) Law
14 7 (0.93%) Billing
15 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
16 3 (0.40%) Back Office
16 3 (0.40%) Front Office
17 2 (0.26%) Aerospace
17 2 (0.26%) Electronics
17 2 (0.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 490 (64.81%) Project Manager
2 67 (8.86%) IT Manager
3 60 (7.94%) Infrastructure Manager
3 60 (7.94%) Senior Manager
4 57 (7.54%) Analyst
4 57 (7.54%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 55 (7.28%) IT Project Manager
5 55 (7.28%) Senior Project Manager
6 38 (5.03%) Programme Manager
7 34 (4.50%) Technical Manager
7 34 (4.50%) Technical Project Manager
8 29 (3.84%) Applications Manager
8 29 (3.84%) Applications Project Manager
9 27 (3.57%) Business Analyst
10 25 (3.31%) Consultant
10 25 (3.31%) Digital Project Manager
10 25 (3.31%) Implementation Manager
11 23 (3.04%) Project Implementation Manager
12 22 (2.91%) Implementation Project Manager
13 21 (2.78%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.85%) Middleware
2 5 (0.66%) .NET
3 3 (0.40%) Leaflet
3 3 (0.40%) Web Services
4 2 (0.26%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.26%) CSS
4 2 (0.26%) HTML
4 2 (0.26%) J2EE
4 2 (0.26%) JSON
4 2 (0.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (0.26%) SOAP
4 2 (0.26%) XML
5 1 (0.13%) FIX Protocol
5 1 (0.13%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.13%) JDBC
5 1 (0.13%) ODBC
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.13%) Spring
5 1 (0.13%) Struts
5 1 (0.13%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.23%) Data Centre
3 30 (3.97%) NHS
4 28 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 14 (1.85%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.72%) Smart Meter
7 10 (1.32%) Hedge funds
7 10 (1.32%) PMI
8 9 (1.19%) Reference Data
9 6 (0.79%) Blackberry
9 6 (0.79%) Informatics
10 5 (0.66%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.53%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.53%) EPoS
11 4 (0.53%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.53%) Statistics
12 3 (0.40%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.40%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.40%) LLPG
12 3 (0.40%) STB
Operating Systems
1 58 (7.67%) Windows
2 20 (2.65%) Windows Server
3 18 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 11 (1.46%) Linux
6 10 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.93%) Unix
8 3 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.40%) Solaris
8 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.40%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.26%) Android
9 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.26%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.13%) CentOS
10 1 (0.13%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.13%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 719 (95.11%) PRINCE2
2 390 (51.59%) Project Management
3 209 (27.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 140 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 139 (18.39%) ITIL
6 100 (13.23%) PRINCE
7 72 (9.52%) Migration
8 67 (8.86%) Change Management
9 50 (6.61%) Programme Management
10 49 (6.48%) Risk Management
11 44 (5.82%) Business Analysis
11 44 (5.82%) Scrum
12 41 (5.42%) Project Planning
13 40 (5.29%) Service Delivery
14 37 (4.89%) Service Management
15 32 (4.23%) E-Commerce
16 31 (4.10%) Change Control
17 30 (3.97%) Continuous Improvement
18 28 (3.70%) Project Governance
19 27 (3.57%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (3.17%) SQL
2 19 (2.51%) PowerShell
3 11 (1.46%) C
4 8 (1.06%) VB
5 7 (0.93%) Java
6 5 (0.66%) VBScript
7 3 (0.40%) C++
7 3 (0.40%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.40%) VB6
8 2 (0.26%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.26%) C#
8 2 (0.26%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.26%) Python
9 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 63 (8.33%) Degree
2 56 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 47 (6.22%) PMI Certification
4 40 (5.29%) PMP
5 30 (3.97%) ITIL Certification
6 28 (3.70%) SC Cleared
7 25 (3.31%) ISEB
8 12 (1.59%) DV Cleared
9 11 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
10 10 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 8 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (0.93%) APMP
13 6 (0.79%) CCNA
13 6 (0.79%) CISSP
13 6 (0.79%) MCSE
14 4 (0.53%) CISM
14 4 (0.53%) ISTQB
14 4 (0.53%) SAP Certification
15 3 (0.40%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.51%) QA
2 18 (2.38%) SLA
3 14 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.06%) COBIT
5 5 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 4 (0.53%) ISO22301
6 4 (0.53%) JSP 440
6 4 (0.53%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.40%) MiFID
7 3 (0.40%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.26%) FATCA
9 1 (0.13%) EMIR
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.13%) TickIT
System Software
1 23 (3.04%) Active Directory
2 21 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (0.93%) XenApp
4 7 (0.93%) XenDesktop
5 6 (0.79%) vSphere
6 5 (0.66%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.13%) Firmware
7 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (1.98%) SCCM
2 9 (1.19%) SCOM
3 5 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (0.66%) Perfmon
3 5 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (0.66%) WSUS
4 3 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.40%) HP SiteScope
4 3 (0.40%) nmon
5 2 (0.26%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (0.26%) Cobbler
5 2 (0.26%) DatAdvantage
5 2 (0.26%) Puppet
6 1 (0.13%) DameWare
6 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 101 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 34 (4.50%) Oracle
3 27 (3.57%) VMware
4 26 (3.44%) SAP
5 20 (2.65%) IBM
6 16 (2.12%) Citrix
7 12 (1.59%) HP
8 11 (1.46%) Symantec
9 10 (1.32%) Cisco
9 10 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
10 9 (1.19%) Pega
11 8 (1.06%) Rally
12 7 (0.93%) Chordiant
12 7 (0.93%) KANA
12 7 (0.93%) Siebel
13 6 (0.79%) Altiris
13 6 (0.79%) Cognos
13 6 (0.79%) Google
13 6 (0.79%) Informatica
14 5 (0.66%) Intel Security
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