The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE 2
Rank 43 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 5 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.58% 5.86% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 8.25% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 6
Average daily rate £563 £428 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% +5.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £593 £498 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £36.07
% change year-on-year
- -23.74%
PRINCE2
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
231 194 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 72.87% 71.06% 63.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 113 84
Average daily rate £350 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Average hourly rate £170.00 £40.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+325.00% +146.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.46 £9.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £185.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in Kent

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the Kent region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 9 (81.82%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) ISEB
4 3 (27.27%) PMP
4 3 (27.27%) PMI Certification
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Local Government
5 2 (18.18%) APMP
5 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (18.18%) Open Workbench
5 2 (18.18%) CA PPM
5 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 2 (18.18%) Big Data
5 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
5 2 (18.18%) Data Management
5 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Open Workbench
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) ERwin
1 2 (18.18%) PowerDesigner
1 2 (18.18%) Rational Rose
2 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Xcode
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Automotive
3 2 (18.18%) Local Government
3 2 (18.18%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Officer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
1 1 (9.09%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Project Management
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Business Transformation
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Data Cleansing
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 2 (18.18%) DSDM
4 2 (18.18%) Information Management
4 2 (18.18%) Master Data Management
4 2 (18.18%) RUP
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
4 2 (18.18%) UML
4 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ISEB
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) PMI Certification
2 3 (27.27%) PMP
3 2 (18.18%) APMP
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) CA
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Informatica
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Sybase