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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 128 146 136
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 114 89 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.28% 1.06% 1.09%
As % of the Qualifications category 4.84% 4.26% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 56 62
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £250 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £39.75 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-37.10% +52.88%
Qualifications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
2355 2089 2159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.38% 24.88% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1157 1063 936
Average daily rate £355 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 120 143
Average hourly rate £17.07 £20.75 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.73% -20.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.33 £12.00 £12.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -4.54%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

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 22 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 22 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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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 +19 38 £450 - 7
Buckinghamshire +2 18 £425 -10.52% 2
Hampshire -15 15 £438 -7.89% 4
Surrey -12 11 £429 +71.50% 1
Oxfordshire -2 10 £350 -17.64% 1
Kent +5 5 £400 -27.27%
East Sussex +3 5 £330 -17.50%
West Sussex -1 4 £280 -21.12% 3
Sussex - 3 - - 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
M4 Corridor - - - -
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 221 (95.26%) PRINCE2
2 97 (41.81%) Project Management
3 70 (30.17%) Finance
4 60 (25.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 46 (19.83%) PRINCE
6 38 (16.38%) MS Project
7 34 (14.66%) ITIL
7 34 (14.66%) Telecoms
8 27 (11.64%) Degree
9 25 (10.78%) Retail
10 22 (9.48%) Microsoft
11 21 (9.05%) PMI Certification
11 21 (9.05%) MS Excel
11 21 (9.05%) Risk Management
12 20 (8.62%) SAP
13 19 (8.19%) Project Planning
14 18 (7.76%) PMP
15 17 (7.33%) Windows
16 16 (6.90%) SharePoint
17 14 (6.03%) Migration
17 14 (6.03%) Security Cleared
17 14 (6.03%) Programme Management
18 13 (5.60%) MS Visio
18 13 (5.60%) MS Office
19 12 (5.17%) SC Cleared
20 11 (4.74%) E-Commerce
20 11 (4.74%) ISEB
20 11 (4.74%) Scrum
20 11 (4.74%) Management Information System
21 10 (4.31%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 16 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (1.72%) MS Project Server
4 3 (1.29%) Lync
5 2 (0.86%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.86%) Drupal
5 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.43%) FileNet
Applications
1 38 (16.38%) MS Project
2 21 (9.05%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.60%) MS Visio
3 13 (5.60%) MS Office
4 6 (2.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.86%) SAP GRC
1 2 (0.86%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.02%) WAN
1 7 (3.02%) VoIP
2 6 (2.59%) LAN
3 3 (1.29%) MVNO
3 3 (1.29%) Unified Communications
3 3 (1.29%) NAS
3 3 (1.29%) Intranet
3 3 (1.29%) SAN
3 3 (1.29%) FTP
4 2 (0.86%) HTTP
4 2 (0.86%) HTTPS
4 2 (0.86%) Broadband
4 2 (0.86%) Wireless
4 2 (0.86%) Internet
5 1 (0.43%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.43%) Network Security
5 1 (0.43%) HSPA
5 1 (0.43%) MPLS
5 1 (0.43%) RFID
5 1 (0.43%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (1.29%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.43%) MS Access
5 1 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.43%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.86%) Toad
1 2 (0.86%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (0.86%) LoadRunner
1 2 (0.86%) Introscope
1 2 (0.86%) Rational Performance Tester
1 2 (0.86%) JProfiler
2 1 (0.43%) LabVIEW
General
1 70 (30.17%) Finance
2 34 (14.66%) Telecoms
3 25 (10.78%) Retail
4 5 (2.16%) Banking
4 5 (2.16%) Publishing
4 5 (2.16%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.72%) Automotive
5 4 (1.72%) Legal
5 4 (1.72%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.29%) Local Government
6 3 (1.29%) Marketing
6 3 (1.29%) French Language
7 2 (0.86%) Electronics
8 1 (0.43%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Billing
8 1 (0.43%) German Language
8 1 (0.43%) Back Office
8 1 (0.43%) Military
8 1 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 148 (63.79%) Project Manager
2 26 (11.21%) Analyst
3 25 (10.78%) Infrastructure Manager
4 24 (10.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 13 (5.60%) IT Project Manager
6 11 (4.74%) Programme Manager
6 11 (4.74%) PMO Analyst
7 9 (3.88%) Senior Manager
7 9 (3.88%) Technical Project Manager
7 9 (3.88%) Test Manager
7 9 (3.88%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (3.88%) Technical Manager
8 8 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 8 (3.45%) Business Analyst
9 5 (2.16%) Project Officer
9 5 (2.16%) Oracle Project Manager
9 5 (2.16%) Project Support Officer
9 5 (2.16%) Architect
10 4 (1.72%) E-Commerce Manager
10 4 (1.72%) Programme Office Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.72%) Web Services
2 2 (0.86%) ODBC
2 2 (0.86%) JDBC
2 2 (0.86%) Middleware
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.43%) J2EE
3 1 (0.43%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.74%) Management Information System
2 6 (2.59%) NHS
3 5 (2.16%) FMCG
4 3 (1.29%) PMI
5 2 (0.86%) Smart Meter
5 2 (0.86%) Social Network
5 2 (0.86%) CCTV
5 2 (0.86%) Statistics
6 1 (0.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.43%) IPTV
6 1 (0.43%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.43%) Open Source
6 1 (0.43%) GIS
6 1 (0.43%) Firmware
6 1 (0.43%) DTV
6 1 (0.43%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.33%) Windows
2 9 (3.88%) UNIX
3 8 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 4 (1.72%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.86%) Solaris
5 2 (0.86%) Linux
5 2 (0.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (95.26%) PRINCE2
2 97 (41.81%) Project Management
3 60 (25.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 46 (19.83%) PRINCE
5 34 (14.66%) ITIL
6 21 (9.05%) Risk Management
7 19 (8.19%) Project Planning
8 14 (6.03%) Migration
8 14 (6.03%) Programme Management
9 11 (4.74%) E-Commerce
9 11 (4.74%) Scrum
10 10 (4.31%) Service Management
11 9 (3.88%) Time Management
11 9 (3.88%) Software Engineering
12 8 (3.45%) Supplier Management
12 8 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (3.45%) Test Management
12 8 (3.45%) Change Management
12 8 (3.45%) Business Transformation
13 6 (2.59%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (2.59%) SQL
2 5 (2.16%) Java
3 4 (1.72%) C
4 2 (0.86%) C++
4 2 (0.86%) PHP
4 2 (0.86%) VB
4 2 (0.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (11.64%) Degree
2 21 (9.05%) PMI Certification
3 18 (7.76%) PMP
4 14 (6.03%) Security Cleared
5 12 (5.17%) SC Cleared
6 11 (4.74%) ISEB
7 9 (3.88%) ISTQB
8 7 (3.02%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.86%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.43%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.88%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.86%) nmon
Vendors
1 22 (9.48%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.62%) SAP
3 9 (3.88%) Oracle
4 6 (2.59%) VMware
5 5 (2.16%) Cisco
6 4 (1.72%) EMC
7 3 (1.29%) Planview
8 2 (0.86%) Citrix
8 2 (0.86%) HP
8 2 (0.86%) Open Text
8 2 (0.86%) Metastorm
8 2 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.43%) ClickSoftware Technologies
9 1 (0.43%) Agilent
9 1 (0.43%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.43%) NetApp
9 1 (0.43%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.43%) Unisys
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