The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 157 128 108
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -20
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 82 108 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.88% 1.30% 1.60%
As % of the Qualifications category 3.16% 5.22% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 73 77
Average daily rate
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£388 £413 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £313 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.31% +7.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
- -12.69%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2593 2070 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.78% 24.87% 20.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1252 981 714
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 110 125
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -45.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.15 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.00%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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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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 -11 17 £390 -6.02% 7
Buckinghamshire -3 12 £400 +23.07% 5
Oxfordshire -15 10 £390 -17.89% 4
Surrey -26 9 £350 -17.64% 4
Hampshire -29 9 £375 +2.73% 7
West Sussex -15 8 £325 -7.80% 1
Kent - 6 £250 - 1
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 192 (95.05%) PRINCE2
2 89 (44.06%) Project Management
3 41 (20.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (18.81%) ITIL
5 35 (17.33%) Finance
5 35 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (12.87%) PMI Certification
7 24 (11.88%) PMP
7 24 (11.88%) Change Management
8 21 (10.40%) MS Project
9 19 (9.41%) Telecoms
10 18 (8.91%) PRINCE
10 18 (8.91%) Microsoft
10 18 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (8.42%) SharePoint
11 17 (8.42%) Degree
12 15 (7.43%) Retail
13 14 (6.93%) Security Cleared
13 14 (6.93%) Linux
13 14 (6.93%) MS Visio
13 14 (6.93%) Migration
14 12 (5.94%) MS Excel
14 12 (5.94%) Cisco
14 12 (5.94%) CheckPoint
14 12 (5.94%) SC Cleared
15 11 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
15 11 (5.45%) MS Office
15 11 (5.45%) Risk Management
15 11 (5.45%) NHS
16 10 (4.95%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (8.42%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.47%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.50%) CMS
3 1 (0.50%) Drupal
3 1 (0.50%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.50%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.50%) AquaLogic Service Bus
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 21 (10.40%) MS Project
2 14 (6.93%) MS Visio
3 12 (5.94%) MS Excel
4 11 (5.45%) MS Office
5 9 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.50%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.99%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.95%) Firewall
1 10 (4.95%) MPLS
2 9 (4.46%) Cisco ASA
2 9 (4.46%) BGP
2 9 (4.46%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (3.96%) WAN
4 7 (3.47%) LAN
5 6 (2.97%) Intranet
5 6 (2.97%) Wireless
6 4 (1.98%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.49%) Radio Access Network
7 3 (1.49%) LTE
8 2 (0.99%) MVNO
9 1 (0.50%) Broadband
9 1 (0.50%) VoIP
9 1 (0.50%) 3G
9 1 (0.50%) SAN
9 1 (0.50%) 2G
9 1 (0.50%) 4G
9 1 (0.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.99%) SQL Server
1 2 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.50%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.50%) DB2
2 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) ERwin
1 1 (0.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 35 (17.33%) Finance
2 19 (9.41%) Telecoms
3 15 (7.43%) Retail
4 7 (3.47%) Publishing
5 5 (2.48%) Billing
6 4 (1.98%) Automotive
7 3 (1.49%) Law
8 2 (0.99%) Local Government
8 2 (0.99%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (0.99%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.99%) Legal
9 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.50%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.50%) German Language
9 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 136 (67.33%) Project Manager
2 23 (11.39%) Analyst
3 20 (9.90%) Business Analyst
4 19 (9.41%) Test Manager
5 13 (6.44%) IT Project Manager
6 12 (5.94%) Infrastructure Manager
7 11 (5.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 10 (4.95%) Senior Manager
8 10 (4.95%) Senior Project Manager
8 10 (4.95%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
9 9 (4.46%) Environment Manager
10 8 (3.96%) Programme Manager
11 7 (3.47%) Agile Project Manager
12 6 (2.97%) IT Business Analyst
13 5 (2.48%) Project Planner
13 5 (2.48%) NHS Project Manager
14 4 (1.98%) Programme Test Manager
14 4 (1.98%) Test Environment Manager
14 4 (1.98%) Technical Manager
14 4 (1.98%) Junior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.49%) .NET
2 1 (0.50%) Visualforce
2 1 (0.50%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.91%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.45%) NHS
3 9 (4.46%) Smart Meter
4 7 (3.47%) E-Learning
4 7 (3.47%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.49%) PMI
6 3 (1.49%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.99%) User Experience
8 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.50%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.50%) Informatics
8 1 (0.50%) Statistics
8 1 (0.50%) FMCG
8 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 14 (6.93%) Linux
2 9 (4.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.49%) Windows
4 2 (0.99%) Android
4 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (95.05%) PRINCE2
2 89 (44.06%) Project Management
3 41 (20.30%) Stakeholder Management
4 38 (18.81%) ITIL
5 35 (17.33%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (11.88%) Change Management
7 18 (8.91%) PRINCE
8 14 (6.93%) Migration
9 11 (5.45%) Risk Management
10 10 (4.95%) CRM
10 10 (4.95%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (4.95%) Business Analysis
10 10 (4.95%) Logistics
10 10 (4.95%) Project Planning
11 9 (4.46%) Supplier Management
11 9 (4.46%) Document Management
11 9 (4.46%) Waterfall
11 9 (4.46%) E-Commerce
12 8 (3.96%) Scrum
12 8 (3.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.49%) SQL
2 2 (0.99%) C
3 1 (0.50%) Java
3 1 (0.50%) PHP
3 1 (0.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 26 (12.87%) PMI Certification
2 24 (11.88%) PMP
3 17 (8.42%) Degree
4 14 (6.93%) Security Cleared
5 12 (5.94%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.47%) ISEB
7 3 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.49%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.99%) APMP
8 2 (0.99%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.99%) CISA
8 2 (0.99%) CISSP
8 2 (0.99%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.50%) MCSA
9 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.50%) CCNP
9 1 (0.50%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.95%) QA
2 2 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.49%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (4.46%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (8.91%) Microsoft
2 12 (5.94%) Cisco
2 12 (5.94%) CheckPoint
3 9 (4.46%) F5
3 9 (4.46%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.97%) HP
5 4 (1.98%) Remedy
6 3 (1.49%) SAP
6 3 (1.49%) Oracle
6 3 (1.49%) Amdocs
6 3 (1.49%) VMware
7 2 (0.99%) Tableau
7 2 (0.99%) Capita
7 2 (0.99%) Primavera
7 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.50%) Eloqua
8 1 (0.50%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.50%) Cognos
8 1 (0.50%) Siebel
8 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
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