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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE2 Certification
Rank 181 130 138
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +8
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Certification 69 114 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.75% 1.27% 1.15%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.94% 4.63% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 74 54
Average daily rate
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£440 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.54% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £217 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £500 £484
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £41.50 £44.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.21% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £27.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+2.72% -36.04%
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
2345 2464 2142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.37% 27.44% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1308 1214 1106
Average daily rate £375 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £210 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 100 127
Average hourly rate £21.55 £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.60% -26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.00 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.18%

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 3 June 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 3 June 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
Hampshire +3 23 £418 +14.38% 4
Berkshire -13 14 £475 +15.15% 6
Buckinghamshire -18 11 £408 +1.87% 1
Surrey -2 7 £450 +4.04% 12
West Sussex -21 7 £463 +105.55%
Oxfordshire -23 5 £475 +91.91% 2
Kent 0 1 £375 -31.03%
PRINCE2 Certification
England

PRINCE2 Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

1 143 (96.62%) PRINCE2
2 76 (51.35%) Project Management
3 45 (30.41%) Finance
4 40 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (13.51%) ITIL
6 20 (13.51%) Microsoft
7 16 (10.81%) Change Management
8 15 (10.14%) Migration
9 13 (8.78%) MS Project
9 13 (8.78%) Retail
10 12 (8.11%) Supplier Management
10 12 (8.11%) MS Office
10 12 (8.11%) Programme Management
10 12 (8.11%) Telecoms
11 11 (7.43%) WAN
11 11 (7.43%) PMI Certification
11 11 (7.43%) Degree
12 10 (6.76%) PMP
12 10 (6.76%) LAN
12 10 (6.76%) MS Excel
13 9 (6.08%) SharePoint
13 9 (6.08%) Service Delivery
13 9 (6.08%) Risk Management
13 9 (6.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 8 (5.41%) QA
14 8 (5.41%) Security Cleared
14 8 (5.41%) Business Analysis
14 8 (5.41%) PRINCE
14 8 (5.41%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 9 (6.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.03%) Lync
4 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (8.78%) MS Project
2 12 (8.11%) MS Office
3 10 (6.76%) MS Excel
4 7 (4.73%) MS Visio
5 4 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.68%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.68%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.68%) SaaS
1 1 (0.68%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.43%) WAN
2 10 (6.76%) LAN
3 6 (4.05%) Firewall
3 6 (4.05%) Unified Communications
4 4 (2.70%) Wireless
4 4 (2.70%) Intranet
5 3 (2.03%) MPLS
5 3 (2.03%) BGP
5 3 (2.03%) VoIP
5 3 (2.03%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.03%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.35%) Network Security
6 2 (1.35%) Internet
7 1 (0.68%) Extranet
7 1 (0.68%) 3G
7 1 (0.68%) DWDM
7 1 (0.68%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.68%) Broadband
7 1 (0.68%) SDH
7 1 (0.68%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.68%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
1 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.68%) Oracle APEX
General
1 45 (30.41%) Finance
2 13 (8.78%) Retail
3 12 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.70%) Automotive
4 4 (2.70%) German Language
5 3 (2.03%) Marketing
5 3 (2.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.68%) Banking
6 1 (0.68%) Legal
6 1 (0.68%) Electronics
6 1 (0.68%) Billing
6 1 (0.68%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.68%) Local Government
6 1 (0.68%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 117 (79.05%) Project Manager
2 9 (6.08%) Senior Manager
3 8 (5.41%) Senior Project Manager
4 7 (4.73%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (4.73%) Technical Project Manager
4 7 (4.73%) Technical Manager
4 7 (4.73%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 6 (4.05%) Agile Project Manager
5 6 (4.05%) Analyst
5 6 (4.05%) Test Manager
6 5 (3.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 5 (3.38%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (3.38%) Business Manager
7 4 (2.70%) Transition Manager
7 4 (2.70%) Business Project Manager
7 4 (2.70%) Coordinator
7 4 (2.70%) Service Manager
8 3 (2.03%) Business Analyst
8 3 (2.03%) Programme Manager
8 3 (2.03%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.35%) .NET
1 2 (1.35%) SAP XI
2 1 (0.68%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.68%) Mason
2 1 (0.68%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.73%) NHS
3 6 (4.05%) E-Learning
4 5 (3.38%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.70%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.35%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.35%) User Experience
6 2 (1.35%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.35%) PMI
7 1 (0.68%) Handset
7 1 (0.68%) Smartcard
7 1 (0.68%) DTV
7 1 (0.68%) SecurID
7 1 (0.68%) Informatics
7 1 (0.68%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.68%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.05%) Windows
1 6 (4.05%) Linux
2 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.68%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.68%) UNIX
4 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 143 (96.62%) PRINCE2
2 76 (51.35%) Project Management
3 40 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (13.51%) ITIL
6 16 (10.81%) Change Management
7 15 (10.14%) Migration
8 12 (8.11%) Programme Management
8 12 (8.11%) Supplier Management
9 9 (6.08%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (6.08%) Risk Management
9 9 (6.08%) Service Delivery
10 8 (5.41%) PRINCE
10 8 (5.41%) Business Analysis
11 7 (4.73%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.73%) Document Management
11 7 (4.73%) Logistics
12 6 (4.05%) Scrum
12 6 (4.05%) CRM
12 6 (4.05%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.03%) SQL
2 2 (1.35%) C
2 2 (1.35%) Java
3 1 (0.68%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 11 (7.43%) PMI Certification
1 11 (7.43%) Degree
2 10 (6.76%) PMP
3 8 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.73%) SC Cleared
5 6 (4.05%) ISEB
5 6 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.03%) ISEB Practitioner
6 3 (2.03%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (1.35%) APMP
7 2 (1.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.68%) CCSP
8 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.41%) QA
2 2 (1.35%) SLA
3 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.03%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.73%) SAP
2 7 (4.73%) Cisco
3 6 (4.05%) CheckPoint
3 6 (4.05%) Oracle
4 5 (3.38%) VMware
5 3 (2.03%) F5
5 3 (2.03%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.35%) Citrix
6 2 (1.35%) Juniper
6 2 (1.35%) HP
7 1 (0.68%) EMC
7 1 (0.68%) Sun
7 1 (0.68%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.68%) Siebel
7 1 (0.68%) NetApp
7 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.68%) Remedy
7 1 (0.68%) Sophos
7 1 (0.68%) Eloqua
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