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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 37 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 4 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.34% 5.35% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 6.93% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 15 12
Average daily rate
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£300 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +24.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.75 £26.58
% change year-on-year
+6.79% -3.10%
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
235 231 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 78.86% 77.26% 72.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 153 126
Average daily rate £338 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 11
Average hourly rate £16.50 £26.28 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.20% -24.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 1 £500 -
PRINCE2
South East

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) ITIL
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) PMP
4 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
5 2 (13.33%) ISEB
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
5 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (13.33%) Information Security
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Big Data
5 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (6.67%) TippingPoint
6 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
6 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Tufin
6 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Project
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) Wireshark
1 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (6.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Rational Rose
1 1 (6.67%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (6.67%) ERwin
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Automotive
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Project Manager
2 5 (33.33%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Business Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Change Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Business Change Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Change Project Manager
5 2 (13.33%) Business Change Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Change Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Tester
6 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.67%) Data Cleansing
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) PMP
1 3 (20.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) Sybase
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Juniper
1 1 (6.67%) Informatica
1 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
1 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
1 1 (6.67%) Bloomberg
1 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
1 1 (6.67%) NetScout
1 1 (6.67%) TippingPoint
1 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
1 1 (6.67%) Tufin
1 1 (6.67%) Aruba
1 1 (6.67%) F5
1 1 (6.67%) LogLogic
1 1 (6.67%) Lancope