The first table below looks at the demand for PRINCE2 Certification 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 PRINCE2 Certification over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the South East 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 126 144 141
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 118 85 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.32% 1.02% 1.08%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.88% 4.07% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 52 58
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £399
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £253 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £477
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £42.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-41.17% +63.46%
Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2418 2091 2099
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.99% 25.06% 21.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 1057 898
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £224 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 127 139
Average hourly rate £17.07 £21.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.60% -14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.33 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-16.27% -2.27%
PRINCE2 Certification
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PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2 Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification across the South East region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

PRINCE2 Certification Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2 Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

PRINCE2 Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2 Certification
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 PRINCE2 Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 July 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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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
Berkshire +17 40 £450 - 8
Buckinghamshire -2 22 £413 - 3
Hampshire -16 16 £425 -10.52%
Oxfordshire +3 11 £275 -35.29% 3
Surrey -2 10 £433 +64.76% 2
East Sussex - 5 £330 -
Kent -1 4 £388 -29.54%
West Sussex -5 4 £270 -23.94% 3
Sussex - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification.

1 225 (95.34%) PRINCE2
2 101 (42.80%) Project Management
3 71 (30.08%) Finance
4 57 (24.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (19.49%) PRINCE
6 37 (15.68%) MS Project
7 34 (14.41%) Telecoms
8 33 (13.98%) ITIL
9 27 (11.44%) Degree
10 25 (10.59%) Retail
11 22 (9.32%) Microsoft
12 21 (8.90%) Risk Management
13 20 (8.47%) PMI Certification
13 20 (8.47%) MS Excel
14 19 (8.05%) SAP
14 19 (8.05%) Project Planning
15 17 (7.20%) Windows
15 17 (7.20%) SharePoint
15 17 (7.20%) PMP
16 14 (5.93%) Security Cleared
17 13 (5.51%) Programme Management
17 13 (5.51%) MS Visio
17 13 (5.51%) MS Office
18 12 (5.08%) SC Cleared
18 12 (5.08%) Migration
19 11 (4.66%) Scrum
19 11 (4.66%) E-Commerce
20 10 (4.24%) Change Management
21 9 (3.81%) Service Management
21 9 (3.81%) Management Information System

PRINCE2 Certification
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (7.20%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.69%) MS Project Server
4 3 (1.27%) Lync
5 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.85%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.85%) Drupal
6 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 37 (15.68%) MS Project
2 20 (8.47%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.51%) MS Visio
3 13 (5.51%) MS Office
4 6 (2.54%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.85%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.85%) SAP IS-U
1 2 (0.85%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.39%) LAN
2 7 (2.97%) WAN
3 6 (2.54%) VoIP
4 4 (1.69%) Wireless
5 3 (1.27%) RFID
5 3 (1.27%) NAS
5 3 (1.27%) Unified Communications
5 3 (1.27%) MVNO
5 3 (1.27%) WLAN
5 3 (1.27%) FTP
5 3 (1.27%) SAN
5 3 (1.27%) Intranet
6 2 (0.85%) Internet
6 2 (0.85%) HTTP
6 2 (0.85%) Broadband
6 2 (0.85%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.42%) IPv6
7 1 (0.42%) Firewall
7 1 (0.42%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.27%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.42%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.42%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Toad
1 2 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (0.85%) LoadRunner
1 2 (0.85%) Introscope
1 2 (0.85%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (0.85%) JProfiler
2 1 (0.42%) LabVIEW
General
1 71 (30.08%) Finance
2 34 (14.41%) Telecoms
3 25 (10.59%) Retail
4 5 (2.12%) Banking
4 5 (2.12%) Local Government
4 5 (2.12%) Publishing
5 4 (1.69%) Automotive
5 4 (1.69%) Legal
5 4 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.69%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.27%) French Language
7 2 (0.85%) Marketing
8 1 (0.42%) German Language
8 1 (0.42%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Billing
8 1 (0.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Military
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 148 (62.71%) Project Manager
2 30 (12.71%) Analyst
3 23 (9.75%) Infrastructure Manager
4 22 (9.32%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 14 (5.93%) IT Project Manager
6 12 (5.08%) Business Analyst
7 11 (4.66%) Programme Manager
7 11 (4.66%) PMO Analyst
8 10 (4.24%) Senior Manager
8 10 (4.24%) Senior Project Manager
9 8 (3.39%) Technical Manager
9 8 (3.39%) Technical Project Manager
9 8 (3.39%) Test Manager
9 8 (3.39%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 5 (2.12%) Oracle Project Manager
10 5 (2.12%) Project Officer
10 5 (2.12%) Architect
10 5 (2.12%) Project Support Officer
10 5 (2.12%) Agile Project Manager
11 4 (1.69%) Programme Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.69%) Web Services
2 2 (0.85%) ODBC
2 2 (0.85%) Middleware
2 2 (0.85%) JDBC
3 1 (0.42%) J2EE
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.81%) Management Information System
2 5 (2.12%) NHS
2 5 (2.12%) FMCG
3 4 (1.69%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.27%) PMI
5 2 (0.85%) Social Network
5 2 (0.85%) IPTV
5 2 (0.85%) CCTV
5 2 (0.85%) Statistics
6 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.42%) Firmware
6 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.42%) GIS
6 1 (0.42%) EPoS
6 1 (0.42%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.20%) Windows
2 9 (3.81%) UNIX
3 8 (3.39%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.69%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.85%) Solaris
5 2 (0.85%) Linux
5 2 (0.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (95.34%) PRINCE2
2 101 (42.80%) Project Management
3 57 (24.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (19.49%) PRINCE
5 33 (13.98%) ITIL
6 21 (8.90%) Risk Management
7 19 (8.05%) Project Planning
8 13 (5.51%) Programme Management
9 12 (5.08%) Migration
10 11 (4.66%) Scrum
10 11 (4.66%) E-Commerce
11 10 (4.24%) Change Management
12 9 (3.81%) Service Management
12 9 (3.81%) Software Engineering
12 9 (3.81%) Time Management
13 8 (3.39%) Supplier Management
13 8 (3.39%) Agile Software Development
13 8 (3.39%) Change Control
13 8 (3.39%) Business Transformation
14 7 (2.97%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.54%) C
1 6 (2.54%) SQL
2 3 (1.27%) Java
3 2 (0.85%) PHP
3 2 (0.85%) C++
3 2 (0.85%) VB
3 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (11.44%) Degree
2 20 (8.47%) PMI Certification
3 17 (7.20%) PMP
4 14 (5.93%) Security Cleared
5 12 (5.08%) SC Cleared
6 9 (3.81%) ISEB
7 8 (3.39%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.85%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.42%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.39%) QA
2 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (2.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.27%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.85%) nmon
Vendors
1 22 (9.32%) Microsoft
2 19 (8.05%) SAP
3 8 (3.39%) Oracle
4 6 (2.54%) VMware
5 5 (2.12%) Cisco
6 4 (1.69%) EMC
7 2 (0.85%) Citrix
7 2 (0.85%) Planview
7 2 (0.85%) HP
7 2 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.85%) Metastorm
7 2 (0.85%) Open Text
8 1 (0.42%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 1 (0.42%) Agilent
8 1 (0.42%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.42%) NetApp
8 1 (0.42%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.42%) Unisys
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