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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 205 187 144
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -43
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 56 82 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.83% 1.23%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.52% 3.14% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 50 69
Median daily rate £375 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £318 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £413 £385
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +7.14%
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 £21.25 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-22.72% -
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
2218 2608 2355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.81% 26.54% 25.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1369 1546 1203
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +7.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 117 105
Median hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+24.44% +15.38%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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
Surrey +3 12 £375 -16.66%
Buckinghamshire +7 10 £387 -6.74% 1
Oxfordshire +6 9 £400 +142.42% 2
West Sussex +1 7 £365 -2.01%
Berkshire -17 7 £388 -15.06%
Hampshire +13 4 £315 -22.69% 3
East Sussex - 3 £308 -
Middlesex - 2 £363 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Home Counties - 1 £440 -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 133 (98.52%) PRINCE2
2 80 (59.26%) Project Management
3 37 (27.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 36 (26.67%) Finance
5 27 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (18.52%) ITIL
7 22 (16.30%) Microsoft
8 16 (11.85%) Security Cleared
9 15 (11.11%) SC Cleared
10 14 (10.37%) Project Planning
10 14 (10.37%) MS Excel
11 13 (9.63%) Windows
11 13 (9.63%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (8.89%) Migration
13 11 (8.15%) Office 365
14 10 (7.41%) Project Governance
14 10 (7.41%) PRINCE
15 9 (6.67%) Telecoms
15 9 (6.67%) Change Management
16 8 (5.93%) Service Delivery
16 8 (5.93%) NHS
16 8 (5.93%) MS Office
16 8 (5.93%) Degree
17 7 (5.19%) MS Project Server
17 7 (5.19%) Software Engineering
17 7 (5.19%) Agile Project Management
17 7 (5.19%) ITIL V3
17 7 (5.19%) Spreadsheet
17 7 (5.19%) PMP
17 7 (5.19%) PMI Certification

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 7 (5.19%) MS Project Server
2 4 (2.96%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.74%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (10.37%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.93%) MS Office
3 7 (5.19%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (4.44%) MS Project
5 4 (2.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.48%) Primavera
2 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.15%) Office 365
2 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.70%) SAN
2 2 (1.48%) LAN
2 2 (1.48%) WAN
3 1 (0.74%) ADSL
3 1 (0.74%) Firewall
3 1 (0.74%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.74%) Internet
3 1 (0.74%) MPLS
3 1 (0.74%) Network Security
3 1 (0.74%) NFC
3 1 (0.74%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.48%) EDMS
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.74%) Big Data
4 1 (0.74%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.74%) DataStage
4 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.74%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.74%) MS Access
4 1 (0.74%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (0.74%) QualityStage
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) JIRA
2 1 (0.74%) JIRA Agile
2 1 (0.74%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 36 (26.67%) Finance
2 9 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.44%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.96%) Banking
4 4 (2.96%) Publishing
5 3 (2.22%) Local Government
5 3 (2.22%) Retail
6 2 (1.48%) Legal
6 2 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.74%) Automotive
7 1 (0.74%) Back Office
7 1 (0.74%) Front Office
7 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (65.19%) Project Manager
2 18 (13.33%) Analyst
3 11 (8.15%) Infrastructure Manager
3 11 (8.15%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 9 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 9 (6.67%) Senior Manager
4 9 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
5 7 (5.19%) Migration Manager
5 7 (5.19%) Migration Project Manager
5 7 (5.19%) SC Cleared Project Manager
6 6 (4.44%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 6 (4.44%) Office 365 Manager
6 6 (4.44%) PMO Analyst
6 6 (4.44%) Project Office Manager
7 5 (3.70%) Service Manager
8 4 (2.96%) Consultant
8 4 (2.96%) Deployment Manager
8 4 (2.96%) Engineering Manager
8 4 (2.96%) Service Analyst
8 4 (2.96%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.74%) COM
1 1 (0.74%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.93%) NHS
2 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.70%) Smart Meter
3 4 (2.96%) Contactless
3 4 (2.96%) Data Centre
3 4 (2.96%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.22%) Informatics
5 2 (1.48%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.48%) New Media
5 2 (1.48%) PMI
5 2 (1.48%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.48%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.74%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (0.74%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.74%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.74%) Statistics
6 1 (0.74%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.63%) Windows
2 6 (4.44%) Windows 10
3 2 (1.48%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.48%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.74%) CentOS
4 1 (0.74%) Linux
4 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (98.52%) PRINCE2
2 80 (59.26%) Project Management
3 37 (27.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (18.52%) ITIL
6 14 (10.37%) Project Planning
7 12 (8.89%) Migration
8 10 (7.41%) PRINCE
8 10 (7.41%) Project Governance
9 9 (6.67%) Change Management
10 8 (5.93%) Service Delivery
11 7 (5.19%) Agile Project Management
11 7 (5.19%) ITIL V3
11 7 (5.19%) Programme Management
11 7 (5.19%) Software Engineering
12 6 (4.44%) Business Analysis
12 6 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (4.44%) Line Management
12 6 (4.44%) Scrum
13 5 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.96%) SQL
2 2 (1.48%) Ruby
3 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (11.85%) Security Cleared
2 15 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 13 (9.63%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (5.93%) Degree
5 7 (5.19%) PMI Certification
5 7 (5.19%) PMP
6 5 (3.70%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.96%) ISEB
8 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.48%) CCNA
9 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.48%) MCSE
10 1 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.74%) GSAE
10 1 (0.74%) MCITP
10 1 (0.74%) MCTS
10 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.96%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.48%) FATCA
2 2 (1.48%) MiFID
2 2 (1.48%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.48%) SLA
3 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.96%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.48%) XenApp
4 1 (0.74%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Vendors
1 22 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.70%) Citrix
2 5 (3.70%) SAP
3 4 (2.96%) VMware
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle
5 2 (1.48%) Ab Initio
5 2 (1.48%) Planview
5 2 (1.48%) Trillium
6 1 (0.74%) 3PAR
6 1 (0.74%) Cognos
6 1 (0.74%) Concur
6 1 (0.74%) HP
6 1 (0.74%) IBM
6 1 (0.74%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow
6 1 (0.74%) Talend