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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 390 273 275
Rank change year-on-year
-117 +2
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 250 444 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.84% 0.76%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.43% 4.32% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 297 263
Median daily rate £400 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 6
Median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.18% +4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-22.72% +4.76%
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
10272 10289 9626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 20.45% 19.42% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6438 6254 5513
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 349 491 414
Median hourly rate £27.90 £23.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.47% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +18.42%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -88 107 £425 - 24
South East -3 58 £375 -14.28% 6
North West +3 20 £301 -33.05% 2
East of England +10 16 £381 -6.15% 4
West Midlands -39 16 £500 +19.04% 2
South West -24 15 £375 +3.30% 7
Yorkshire -21 10 £325 -18.75% 7
East Midlands -7 5 £425 +30.76% 6
North East -28 2 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
UK

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 556 (96.70%) PRINCE2
2 311 (54.09%) Project Management
3 170 (29.57%) Finance
4 163 (28.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 101 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
6 99 (17.22%) ITIL
7 72 (12.52%) Microsoft
8 63 (10.96%) PRINCE
9 53 (9.22%) Change Management
10 49 (8.52%) Retail
11 48 (8.35%) PMI Certification
12 47 (8.17%) Banking
12 47 (8.17%) Degree
13 46 (8.00%) Windows
14 45 (7.83%) Migration
15 43 (7.48%) MS Excel
16 40 (6.96%) Programme Management
16 40 (6.96%) MS Project
17 38 (6.61%) Security Cleared
18 36 (6.26%) Project Planning
19 34 (5.91%) PMP
19 34 (5.91%) Scrum
20 32 (5.57%) Service Management
21 31 (5.39%) ITIL Certification
22 30 (5.22%) Service Delivery
22 30 (5.22%) Business Analysis
23 28 (4.87%) SC Cleared
23 28 (4.87%) Risk Management
24 26 (4.52%) SAP
24 26 (4.52%) Oracle

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 23 (4.00%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.91%) MS Project Server
3 2 (0.35%) CMS
3 2 (0.35%) IIS
3 2 (0.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.35%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.17%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.17%) Confluence
4 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.17%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.17%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (7.48%) MS Excel
2 40 (6.96%) MS Project
3 25 (4.35%) MS Office
4 14 (2.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (2.43%) Spreadsheet
5 13 (2.26%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (0.87%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.52%) SAP Business One
4 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.35%) Primavera
5 1 (0.17%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.17%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.17%) Sonata
5 1 (0.17%) Tercero
5 1 (0.17%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.96%) Office 365
2 10 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.04%) IaaS
3 6 (1.04%) PaaS
3 6 (1.04%) SaaS
4 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.17%) Force.com
5 1 (0.17%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (0.17%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.26%) SAN
2 12 (2.09%) Firewall
3 10 (1.74%) LAN
4 9 (1.57%) WAN
5 6 (1.04%) DNS
6 4 (0.70%) Skype
6 4 (0.70%) Wireless
7 3 (0.52%) BGP
7 3 (0.52%) Intranet
7 3 (0.52%) IP Telephony
7 3 (0.52%) IPsec
7 3 (0.52%) Network Security
7 3 (0.52%) OSPF
7 3 (0.52%) SSL
7 3 (0.52%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.52%) WLAN
8 2 (0.35%) DHCP
8 2 (0.35%) MPLS
8 2 (0.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (0.70%) GIS
6 3 (0.52%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.35%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.35%) EDMS
7 2 (0.35%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.35%) Spatial Data
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.17%) DataStage
8 1 (0.17%) Ingres
8 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.17%) QlikView
8 1 (0.17%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 13 (2.26%) JIRA
2 5 (0.87%) InstallShield
2 5 (0.87%) MSI
2 5 (0.87%) WinDbg
3 2 (0.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.17%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 170 (29.57%) Finance
2 49 (8.52%) Retail
3 47 (8.17%) Banking
4 25 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 23 (4.00%) Legal
6 21 (3.65%) Telecoms
7 16 (2.78%) Marketing
8 12 (2.09%) Financial Institution
9 11 (1.91%) Local Government
10 9 (1.57%) Investment Banking
11 8 (1.39%) Automotive
12 7 (1.22%) Publishing
13 5 (0.87%) Games
14 4 (0.70%) Law
15 3 (0.52%) Back Office
15 3 (0.52%) Billing
15 3 (0.52%) Electronics
15 3 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
15 3 (0.52%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 386 (67.13%) Project Manager
2 52 (9.04%) Infrastructure Manager
3 50 (8.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 49 (8.52%) Analyst
5 48 (8.35%) IT Manager
6 42 (7.30%) IT Project Manager
7 32 (5.57%) Senior Manager
8 31 (5.39%) Programme Manager
8 31 (5.39%) Senior Project Manager
9 27 (4.70%) Business Analyst
10 26 (4.52%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
11 23 (4.00%) Security Manager
12 21 (3.65%) Security Project Manager
13 18 (3.13%) Digital Project Manager
14 16 (2.78%) PMO Analyst
14 16 (2.78%) Service Manager
14 16 (2.78%) Software Project Manager
14 16 (2.78%) Technical Manager
15 15 (2.61%) Consultant
15 15 (2.61%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (0.87%) .NET
1 5 (0.87%) Middleware
2 3 (0.52%) XML
3 2 (0.35%) COM
3 2 (0.35%) CSS
3 2 (0.35%) HTML
3 2 (0.35%) JSON
3 2 (0.35%) SailPoint
3 2 (0.35%) Web Services
4 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.17%) J2EE
4 1 (0.17%) Leaflet
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.17%) SOAP
4 1 (0.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 26 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 20 (3.48%) NHS
4 19 (3.30%) PMI
5 18 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.57%) Contactless
6 9 (1.57%) Virtual Team
7 8 (1.39%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.04%) Smart Meter
8 6 (1.04%) User Experience
9 5 (0.87%) Private Cloud
9 5 (0.87%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.52%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.52%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.52%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.52%) Informatics
10 3 (0.52%) Statistics
11 2 (0.35%) CMDB
11 2 (0.35%) Life Science
11 2 (0.35%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 46 (8.00%) Windows
2 16 (2.78%) Linux
3 11 (1.91%) Windows Server
4 9 (1.57%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.22%) Unix
5 7 (1.22%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.70%) CentOS
8 4 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.35%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.17%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 556 (96.70%) PRINCE2
2 311 (54.09%) Project Management
3 163 (28.35%) Stakeholder Management
4 101 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (17.22%) ITIL
6 63 (10.96%) PRINCE
7 53 (9.22%) Change Management
8 45 (7.83%) Migration
9 40 (6.96%) Programme Management
10 36 (6.26%) Project Planning
11 34 (5.91%) Scrum
12 32 (5.57%) Service Management
13 30 (5.22%) Business Analysis
13 30 (5.22%) Service Delivery
14 28 (4.87%) Risk Management
15 26 (4.52%) SDLC
16 21 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (3.65%) E-Commerce
16 21 (3.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 20 (3.48%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 15 (2.61%) SQL
2 9 (1.57%) PowerShell
3 5 (0.87%) VBScript
4 4 (0.70%) Java
5 3 (0.52%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.35%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.35%) C++
6 2 (0.35%) PHP
6 2 (0.35%) Python
6 2 (0.35%) Ruby
7 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.17%) C#
7 1 (0.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (8.35%) PMI Certification
2 47 (8.17%) Degree
3 38 (6.61%) Security Cleared
4 34 (5.91%) PMP
5 31 (5.39%) ITIL Certification
6 28 (4.87%) SC Cleared
7 22 (3.83%) ISEB
8 14 (2.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 12 (2.09%) CISSP
9 12 (2.09%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
12 8 (1.39%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.39%) MCSE
13 7 (1.22%) CCNA
13 7 (1.22%) CISM
14 5 (0.87%) APMP
15 4 (0.70%) CISMP
16 3 (0.52%) MCSA
17 2 (0.35%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (1.91%) SLA
3 8 (1.39%) QA
4 7 (1.22%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.70%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.52%) COBIT
7 2 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.35%) FATCA
7 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.35%) MiFID
8 1 (0.17%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 1 (0.17%) GxP
8 1 (0.17%) HL7
8 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.17%) P3O
8 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
8 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.17%) TickIT
System Software
1 13 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (1.57%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.87%) BitLocker
3 5 (0.87%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (0.87%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (0.70%) vSphere
4 4 (0.70%) XenApp
5 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (1.57%) SCCM
2 5 (0.87%) Perfmon
2 5 (0.87%) WSUS
3 4 (0.70%) SCOM
4 2 (0.35%) Cobbler
4 2 (0.35%) DatAdvantage
4 2 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.35%) Puppet
5 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.17%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 72 (12.52%) Microsoft
2 26 (4.52%) Oracle
2 26 (4.52%) SAP
3 21 (3.65%) VMware
4 13 (2.26%) Citrix
5 12 (2.09%) Cisco
6 11 (1.91%) HP
7 7 (1.22%) ServiceNow
7 7 (1.22%) Siebel
8 6 (1.04%) Altiris
8 6 (1.04%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.04%) Chordiant
8 6 (1.04%) KANA
8 6 (1.04%) Pega
8 6 (1.04%) Remedy
8 6 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (0.87%) IBM
9 5 (0.87%) Intel Security
9 5 (0.87%) LANDesk
9 5 (0.87%) Symantec
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