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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Certification
UK / England
Rank 386 255 254
Rank change year-on-year
-131 -1
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 185 397 399
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.45% 0.87% 0.88%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.19% 4.12% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 264 291
Median daily rate £415 £411 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% +0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £263 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £388 £398
% change year-on-year
-0.64% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 7
Median hourly rate £23.78 £26.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £22.50 £20.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.80 £27.50 £41.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.78 £26.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.41% -4.54%

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
8430 9639 9255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.30% 21.04% 20.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 5340 5914 5476
Median daily rate £420 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £258 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 421 450 427
Median hourly rate £30.00 £36.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +92.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £55.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +105.12%

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 24 January 2017.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 January 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
London -85 61 £475 +5.55% 12
South East -24 44 £385 +0.65% 6
West Midlands -12 19 £363 -3.33% 6
North West +2 17 £378 -5.62% 5
South West -12 14 £350 -10.54% 4
East of England -15 9 £400 -3.03% 2
Yorkshire +9 8 £425 +15.64% 4
East Midlands -3 8 £420 -11.25% 2
North East -23 3 £323 -15.40% 1
Midlands 0 1 £550 +7.31%
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 England region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 455 (98.06%) PRINCE2
2 214 (46.12%) Project Management
3 151 (32.54%) Finance
4 125 (26.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 96 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (17.46%) ITIL
7 60 (12.93%) Security Cleared
8 56 (12.07%) Migration
9 53 (11.42%) MS Project
9 53 (11.42%) Microsoft
9 53 (11.42%) Degree
10 52 (11.21%) PRINCE
11 49 (10.56%) Change Management
11 49 (10.56%) SC Cleared
12 46 (9.91%) PMI Certification
13 43 (9.27%) Data Centre
14 38 (8.19%) ITIL Certification
15 37 (7.97%) Retail
16 36 (7.76%) Banking
17 34 (7.33%) Mentoring
18 33 (7.11%) PMP
19 30 (6.47%) MS Office
20 29 (6.25%) SharePoint
21 27 (5.82%) LAN
21 27 (5.82%) Supplier Management
22 26 (5.60%) MS Excel
22 26 (5.60%) Programme Management
23 24 (5.17%) Business Analysis
23 24 (5.17%) Waterfall
23 24 (5.17%) Analytical Skills

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 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (0.65%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.43%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.22%) CMS
4 1 (0.22%) Drupal
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 53 (11.42%) MS Project
2 30 (6.47%) MS Office
3 26 (5.60%) MS Excel
4 20 (4.31%) MS Visio
5 15 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
6 10 (2.16%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.22%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.08%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 4 (0.86%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.43%) Maximo
5 2 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.22%) Endur
6 1 (0.22%) Magento
6 1 (0.22%) Primavera
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.22%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.22%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.66%) Office 365
2 11 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.51%) IaaS
4 6 (1.29%) PaaS
5 4 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.86%) Veeva
6 3 (0.65%) Force.com
6 3 (0.65%) SaaS
7 2 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 27 (5.82%) LAN
2 15 (3.23%) WAN
3 12 (2.59%) Firewall
4 10 (2.16%) VoIP
5 6 (1.29%) Internet
6 5 (1.08%) MPLS
6 5 (1.08%) SSL
6 5 (1.08%) VPN
6 5 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
6 5 (1.08%) WLAN
7 4 (0.86%) BGP
7 4 (0.86%) DWDM
7 4 (0.86%) Ethernet
7 4 (0.86%) HTTP
7 4 (0.86%) IPsec
7 4 (0.86%) OSPF
7 4 (0.86%) SDH
7 4 (0.86%) Skype
7 4 (0.86%) Wireless
8 3 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.16%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (0.86%) Big Data
4 3 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.43%) EDRMS
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.22%) Power BI
6 1 (0.22%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (0.86%) JIRA
2 3 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.22%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 151 (32.54%) Finance
2 37 (7.97%) Retail
3 36 (7.76%) Banking
4 18 (3.88%) Manufacturing
5 17 (3.66%) Telecoms
6 15 (3.23%) Legal
6 15 (3.23%) Local Government
7 13 (2.80%) Marketing
8 7 (1.51%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.51%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.08%) Advertising
10 4 (0.86%) Automotive
10 4 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.43%) Back Office
11 2 (0.43%) Electronics
11 2 (0.43%) French Language
11 2 (0.43%) German Language
11 2 (0.43%) Law
11 2 (0.43%) Publishing
12 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 301 (64.87%) Project Manager
2 52 (11.21%) Analyst
3 50 (10.78%) IT Manager
4 43 (9.27%) IT Project Manager
5 34 (7.33%) Business Analyst
6 32 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
7 29 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 22 (4.74%) Business Manager
8 22 (4.74%) Programme Manager
9 21 (4.53%) Senior Manager
10 20 (4.31%) Senior Project Manager
11 18 (3.88%) Business Project Manager
12 15 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
12 15 (3.23%) Project Analyst
13 14 (3.02%) Agile Project Manager
14 13 (2.80%) PMO Analyst
14 13 (2.80%) Service Manager
14 13 (2.80%) Technical Manager
15 12 (2.59%) Technical Project Manager
16 10 (2.16%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.51%) .NET
2 4 (0.86%) COM
2 4 (0.86%) XML
3 3 (0.65%) Visualforce
4 2 (0.43%) Web Services
5 1 (0.22%) Leaflet
5 1 (0.22%) Middleware
5 1 (0.22%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.27%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (4.53%) PMI
4 19 (4.09%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.59%) NHS
6 7 (1.51%) Contactless
7 6 (1.29%) Credit Risk
7 6 (1.29%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.29%) Life Science
7 6 (1.29%) Virtual Team
8 4 (0.86%) CCTV
9 3 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.65%) Mobile App
9 3 (0.65%) User Experience
10 2 (0.43%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.43%) Derivative
10 2 (0.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (0.43%) SCADA
10 2 (0.43%) Smart Meter
10 2 (0.43%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.31%) Windows
2 8 (1.72%) Linux
3 6 (1.29%) Unix
4 4 (0.86%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.65%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.65%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.43%) VMS
7 1 (0.22%) Android
7 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.22%) pSOS
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 455 (98.06%) PRINCE2
2 214 (46.12%) Project Management
3 125 (26.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 96 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 81 (17.46%) ITIL
6 56 (12.07%) Migration
7 52 (11.21%) PRINCE
8 49 (10.56%) Change Management
9 34 (7.33%) Mentoring
10 27 (5.82%) Supplier Management
11 26 (5.60%) Programme Management
12 24 (5.17%) Business Analysis
12 24 (5.17%) Waterfall
13 23 (4.96%) Risk Management
13 23 (4.96%) Scrum
14 20 (4.31%) Project Planning
14 20 (4.31%) Service Management
14 20 (4.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 18 (3.88%) Network Design
15 18 (3.88%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.37%) Java
2 9 (1.94%) C
3 6 (1.29%) C#
3 6 (1.29%) SQL
4 4 (0.86%) C++
5 3 (0.65%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.22%) VB
6 1 (0.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 60 (12.93%) Security Cleared
2 53 (11.42%) Degree
3 49 (10.56%) SC Cleared
4 46 (9.91%) PMI Certification
5 38 (8.19%) ITIL Certification
6 33 (7.11%) PMP
7 20 (4.31%) DV Cleared
8 17 (3.66%) BICSI Certification
8 17 (3.66%) BICSI RCDD
9 16 (3.45%) ISEB
10 10 (2.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 9 (1.94%) APMP
12 4 (0.86%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.43%) CCDP
13 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.43%) CISSP
13 2 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.43%) MCSA
14 1 (0.22%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.45%) QA
2 6 (1.29%) PCI DSS
2 6 (1.29%) SLA
3 5 (1.08%) JSP 440
4 4 (0.86%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.43%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.43%) P3O
7 1 (0.22%) BS25999
7 1 (0.22%) COBIT
7 1 (0.22%) HL7
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.22%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.43%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.22%) MOM
2 1 (0.22%) Puppet
2 1 (0.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 53 (11.42%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.74%) Oracle
3 20 (4.31%) Cisco
4 18 (3.88%) SAP
5 13 (2.80%) HP
6 8 (1.72%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.08%) Juniper
8 5 (1.08%) VMware
9 4 (0.86%) BMC
9 4 (0.86%) NetSuite
9 4 (0.86%) NGA Human Resources
9 4 (0.86%) Palo Alto
9 4 (0.86%) Remedy
9 4 (0.86%) Siebel
9 4 (0.86%) Wall Street Systems
10 3 (0.65%) IBM
11 2 (0.43%) Adobe
11 2 (0.43%) ATG
11 2 (0.43%) Citrix
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