The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE
Rank 192 141 132
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -9
Contract jobs citing PRINCE 71 106 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.72% 1.24% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 1.73% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 67 42
Average daily rate
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£450 £406 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £293 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £520 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £420 £389
% change year-on-year
-0.59% +8.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £175.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £175.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-83.71% +514.03%
PRINCE
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7215 6120 5835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.97% 71.35% 69.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4102 3284 2885
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 235 363
Average hourly rate £21.58 £21.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.76% -16.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

PRINCE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

PRINCE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PRINCE Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE across the South East region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

PRINCE Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

PRINCE Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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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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
Surrey -19 21 £475 +30.13% 3
Berkshire -6 17 £450 +5.88% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 16 £375 +19.04% 5
Hampshire -38 6 £475 +15.85% 2
West Sussex -3 4 £525 -4.54% 1
Oxfordshire -19 2 £550 +18.79% 1
Kent -1 1 £300 -26.15%
Middlesex -3 1 £438 +1.44% 2
PRINCE
England

PRINCE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE.

1 101 (63.52%) Project Management
2 76 (47.80%) PRINCE2
3 60 (37.74%) Finance
4 47 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (21.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 29 (18.24%) Telecoms
7 23 (14.47%) ITIL
8 22 (13.84%) MS Project
8 22 (13.84%) PMI Certification
8 22 (13.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (13.21%) MS Excel
9 21 (13.21%) Microsoft
10 20 (12.58%) CRM
10 20 (12.58%) Project Planning
11 18 (11.32%) Scrum
12 17 (10.69%) Security Cleared
13 14 (8.81%) Oracle
13 14 (8.81%) Change Management
14 13 (8.18%) PMP
14 13 (8.18%) SC Cleared
14 13 (8.18%) Waterfall
15 12 (7.55%) PMI
16 11 (6.92%) Service Delivery
16 11 (6.92%) Risk Management
17 10 (6.29%) MS Office
17 10 (6.29%) Automotive
17 10 (6.29%) Programme Management
17 10 (6.29%) Retail
18 9 (5.66%) SAP

PRINCE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE 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 PRINCE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.14%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.63%) MS Project Server
2 1 (0.63%) Lync
2 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 22 (13.84%) MS Project
2 21 (13.21%) MS Excel
3 10 (6.29%) MS Office
4 9 (5.66%) MS Visio
5 7 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.26%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (3.14%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.26%) HFM
3 2 (1.26%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.26%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.63%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.63%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.63%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.52%) WAN
2 3 (1.89%) LAN
2 3 (1.89%) MVNO
3 2 (1.26%) LTE
3 2 (1.26%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (1.26%) Broadband
3 2 (1.26%) Intranet
3 2 (1.26%) Internet
4 1 (0.63%) UTRAN
4 1 (0.63%) MPLS
4 1 (0.63%) OSPF
4 1 (0.63%) BGP
4 1 (0.63%) Firewall
4 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.63%) Wireless
4 1 (0.63%) VLAN
4 1 (0.63%) NGN
4 1 (0.63%) LLU
4 1 (0.63%) Network Security
4 1 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.63%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.63%) Essbase
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.63%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) StarTeam
General
1 60 (37.74%) Finance
2 29 (18.24%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.29%) Automotive
3 10 (6.29%) Retail
4 6 (3.77%) Advertising
4 6 (3.77%) Marketing
5 5 (3.14%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (3.14%) Back Office
6 4 (2.52%) Billing
7 3 (1.89%) Publishing
7 3 (1.89%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.89%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.26%) German Language
8 2 (1.26%) Banking
9 1 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 104 (65.41%) Project Manager
2 16 (10.06%) Analyst
3 14 (8.81%) Technical Manager
4 13 (8.18%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 12 (7.55%) Infrastructure Manager
6 10 (6.29%) Technical Project Manager
7 7 (4.40%) Programme Manager
7 7 (4.40%) Senior Manager
7 7 (4.40%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (4.40%) Financial Analyst
8 6 (3.77%) Project Officer
9 5 (3.14%) Business Manager
9 5 (3.14%) PMO Manager
9 5 (3.14%) IT Project Manager
9 5 (3.14%) Project Support Officer
10 4 (2.52%) Service Manager
10 4 (2.52%) Business Project Manager
10 4 (2.52%) Oracle Project Manager
10 4 (2.52%) Agile Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.89%) .NET
2 1 (0.63%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (7.55%) PMI
3 6 (3.77%) NHS
3 6 (3.77%) FMCG
4 4 (2.52%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.89%) E-Learning
6 2 (1.26%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.63%) DTV
7 1 (0.63%) Freedom of Information
7 1 (0.63%) Economics
7 1 (0.63%) Statistics
7 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.63%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.63%) Video on Demand
7 1 (0.63%) Social Media
7 1 (0.63%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.63%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.40%) Linux
2 5 (3.14%) Windows
3 3 (1.89%) UNIX
4 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (63.52%) Project Management
2 76 (47.80%) PRINCE2
3 47 (29.56%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (14.47%) ITIL
5 22 (13.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (12.58%) CRM
6 20 (12.58%) Project Planning
7 18 (11.32%) Scrum
8 14 (8.81%) Change Management
9 13 (8.18%) Waterfall
10 11 (6.92%) Risk Management
10 11 (6.92%) Service Delivery
11 10 (6.29%) Programme Management
12 9 (5.66%) Line Management
13 8 (5.03%) Migration
13 8 (5.03%) Time Management
14 6 (3.77%) Business Analysis
14 6 (3.77%) Agile Project Management
15 5 (3.14%) Matrix Management
15 5 (3.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.89%) SQL
2 1 (0.63%) VBA
2 1 (0.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 34 (21.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 22 (13.84%) PMI Certification
3 17 (10.69%) Security Cleared
4 13 (8.18%) PMP
4 13 (8.18%) SC Cleared
5 7 (4.40%) Degree
5 7 (4.40%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (3.77%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.52%) ISEB
8 3 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.63%) APMP
9 1 (0.63%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.63%) HND
9 1 (0.63%) CCNA
9 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) P3O
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.63%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (1.26%) OVSD
2 1 (0.63%) WMI
2 1 (0.63%) WSUS
2 1 (0.63%) SCCM
2 1 (0.63%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (13.21%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.81%) Oracle
3 9 (5.66%) SAP
4 6 (3.77%) Cisco
5 3 (1.89%) VMware
6 2 (1.26%) Sun
6 2 (1.26%) HP
6 2 (1.26%) EMC
6 2 (1.26%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.63%) NetApp
7 1 (0.63%) Pegasus
7 1 (0.63%) Lotus
7 1 (0.63%) Borland
7 1 (0.63%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.63%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.63%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.63%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.63%) webMethods
7 1 (0.63%) Remedy
7 1 (0.63%) Infovista
Middlesex
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
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Rate: £475 - £500 Per Day
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