The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Home Counties region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE 2
Rank 8 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 7.69% 9.52% 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 15.38% 8.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £506 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £383
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+8.52% +29.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Home Counties
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
30 26 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Home Counties 76.92% 61.90% 80.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 9
Average daily rate £500 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £300 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Home Counties region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the Home Counties

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the Home Counties

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Home Counties region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the Home Counties

PRINCE2
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Planview
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Home Counties region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
1 2 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior PMO Manager
2 1 (25.00%) PMO Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE
1 3 (75.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
3 1 (25.00%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Planview
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP