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 26 July 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.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 202 201 135
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -66
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 62 77 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.70% 0.81% 1.29%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.60% 3.09% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 49 64
Median daily rate £380 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £371 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.00 £49.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.75 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-28.18% +10.00%
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
2382 2489 2396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.89% 26.03% 26.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1411 1463 1173
Median daily rate £400 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 110 86
Median hourly rate £40.25 £21.55 £17.07
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.77% +26.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.30 £14.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £46.00 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%

PRINCE2 Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 Certification as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire +13 12 £438 +165.15% 2
Berkshire -18 12 £406 -13.56%
Buckinghamshire +11 10 £387 -12.04% 1
Surrey -8 10 £375 -16.66%
West Sussex 0 7 £400 -2.43%
Hampshire -4 6 £300 -32.20% 1
Kent - 2 £538 -
East Sussex - 1 - -
Middlesex - 1 £363 -
Sussex - 1 - -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for PRINCE2 Certification.

1 165 (98.21%) PRINCE2
2 97 (57.74%) Project Management
3 48 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 41 (24.40%) Finance
5 31 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (17.86%) ITIL
7 24 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 21 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 20 (11.90%) MS Excel
10 17 (10.12%) Migration
10 17 (10.12%) SC Cleared
10 17 (10.12%) Project Planning
11 16 (9.52%) Programme Management
12 14 (8.33%) Windows
12 14 (8.33%) Office 365
13 13 (7.74%) Project Governance
14 12 (7.14%) MS Project
14 12 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
14 12 (7.14%) PRINCE
14 12 (7.14%) Telecoms
14 12 (7.14%) Change Management
15 11 (6.55%) SharePoint
16 10 (5.95%) Scrum
17 9 (5.36%) MS Office
17 9 (5.36%) ITIL V3
18 8 (4.76%) Waterfall
18 8 (4.76%) NHS
18 8 (4.76%) PMP
18 8 (4.76%) PMI Certification
19 7 (4.17%) SQL Server

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.55%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.17%) MS Project Server
3 3 (1.79%) SAS
4 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.60%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 20 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 12 (7.14%) MS Project
3 9 (5.36%) MS Office
4 6 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (2.98%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Primavera
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) Maximo
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.33%) Office 365
2 5 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.98%) SAN
2 2 (1.19%) LAN
2 2 (1.19%) WAN
3 1 (0.60%) ADSL
3 1 (0.60%) Firewall
3 1 (0.60%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.60%) Internet
3 1 (0.60%) MPLS
3 1 (0.60%) Network Security
3 1 (0.60%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.79%) DataStage
4 3 (1.79%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (1.79%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (1.79%) QualityStage
4 3 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.19%) EDMS
5 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (1.19%) MS Access
6 1 (0.60%) Big Data
6 1 (0.60%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.79%) JIRA
2 1 (0.60%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 41 (24.40%) Finance
2 12 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.98%) Publishing
4 5 (2.98%) Retail
5 4 (2.38%) Banking
5 4 (2.38%) Local Government
6 3 (1.79%) Automotive
7 2 (1.19%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) Front Office
8 1 (0.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 103 (61.31%) Project Manager
2 25 (14.88%) Analyst
3 12 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 12 (7.14%) Senior Manager
3 12 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 11 (6.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 11 (6.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 9 (5.36%) Migration Manager
5 9 (5.36%) Migration Project Manager
5 9 (5.36%) Office 365 Manager
5 9 (5.36%) Project Office Manager
6 8 (4.76%) SC Cleared Project Manager
7 6 (3.57%) Digital Project Manager
7 6 (3.57%) Transition Analyst
8 5 (2.98%) Deployment Project Manager
8 5 (2.98%) IT Manager
8 5 (2.98%) NHS Project Manager
8 5 (2.98%) PMO Analyst
8 5 (2.98%) Service Analyst
8 5 (2.98%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.60%) COM
1 1 (0.60%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.76%) NHS
2 7 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.17%) Smart Meter
3 4 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.79%) Contactless
4 3 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.79%) Informatics
5 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.19%) New Media
5 2 (1.19%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.19%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.60%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.60%) Life Science
6 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.60%) PMI
6 1 (0.60%) Statistics
6 1 (0.60%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (8.33%) Windows
2 6 (3.57%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.79%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.19%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.60%) CentOS
5 1 (0.60%) Linux
5 1 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (98.21%) PRINCE2
2 97 (57.74%) Project Management
3 48 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (18.45%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (17.86%) ITIL
6 17 (10.12%) Migration
6 17 (10.12%) Project Planning
7 16 (9.52%) Programme Management
8 13 (7.74%) Project Governance
9 12 (7.14%) Change Management
9 12 (7.14%) PRINCE
10 10 (5.95%) Scrum
11 9 (5.36%) ITIL V3
12 8 (4.76%) Waterfall
13 7 (4.17%) Agile Project Management
13 7 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.17%) Change Control
13 7 (4.17%) E-Commerce
13 7 (4.17%) Service Delivery
14 6 (3.57%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.57%) SQL
2 2 (1.19%) Ruby
3 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 21 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.12%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (4.76%) PMI Certification
4 8 (4.76%) PMP
5 6 (3.57%) Degree
5 6 (3.57%) DV Cleared
5 6 (3.57%) ISEB
6 4 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.19%) CCNA
8 2 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.19%) MCSE
9 1 (0.60%) CCA
9 1 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.60%) GSAE
9 1 (0.60%) MCITP
9 1 (0.60%) MCTS
9 1 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.98%) QA
2 3 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.79%) SLA
3 2 (1.19%) FATCA
3 2 (1.19%) MiFID
3 2 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.38%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.19%) XenApp
4 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.60%) vSphere
Vendors
1 24 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.57%) Oracle
2 6 (3.57%) SAP
3 5 (2.98%) Citrix
4 4 (2.38%) VMware
5 3 (1.79%) Cognos
5 3 (1.79%) IBM
5 3 (1.79%) Planview
5 3 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.19%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.19%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.19%) Trillium
7 1 (0.60%) Concur
7 1 (0.60%) HP
7 1 (0.60%) Juniper
7 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.60%) Splunk
7 1 (0.60%) Symantec
7 1 (0.60%) Talend