The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 Practitioner in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 Practitioner over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 414 387 341
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -46
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 241 274 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.49% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.08% 2.51% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 183 217
Median daily rate £436 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £288 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £543 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £34.00 £55.00 £37.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.18% +45.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £55.00 £25.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £55.00 £38.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-54.54% +45.69%

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

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
11588 10895 10569
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.58% 19.46% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7184 6257 6159
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 554 541
Median hourly rate £32.66 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.13% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £49.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% +25.00%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Qualifications category.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Daily Rate Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

PRINCE2 Practitioner Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
England -9 236 £436 +7.05% 41
London +3 91 £515 +14.44% 19
South East -8 39 £425 +1.67% 10
North West +10 34 £425 +6.25% 3
South West -12 22 £375 +9.89% 2
Manchester 0 20 £400 -2.43% 2
East of England +11 15 £388 -11.17%
City of London +35 14 £513 +20.58% 8
Hampshire +7 12 £488 +20.37% 2
West Midlands -16 12 £410 +2.50% 4
Yorkshire +12 11 £538 +31.90% 1
West Yorkshire +6 10 £575 +43.75% 1
Leeds +10 9 £538 +34.37% 1
Surrey -2 9 £428 +6.87%
Gloucestershire +7 8 £375 +15.38% 1
Suffolk - 8 £350 -
Lancashire +4 7 £425 +21.42%
East Midlands +4 6 £425 +6.25% 1
Bristol -4 6 £368 -5.16%
Ipswich - 6 £350 -
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £400 -5.88%
Milton Keynes +2 5 £400 -5.88%
Cheshire -3 5 £425 +6.25% 1
Kent -7 5 £400 -
Daresbury - 5 £425 -
Lytham St Annes - 5 £425 -
Cambridgeshire +15 4 £458 +29.78%
Telford -28 4 - -
Shropshire -34 4 - -
North East -40 4 £290 -29.69% 1

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for PRINCE2 Practitioner.

1 474 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 315 (66.46%) Project Management
3 143 (30.17%) Finance
4 129 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
5 123 (25.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 104 (21.94%) ITIL
7 102 (21.52%) MS Project
8 99 (20.89%) Security Cleared
9 80 (16.88%) PMI Certification
10 71 (14.98%) Change Management
11 68 (14.35%) Microsoft
12 61 (12.87%) PMP
12 61 (12.87%) SC Cleared
13 57 (12.03%) MS Excel
14 56 (11.81%) Change Control
15 53 (11.18%) Risk Management
16 49 (10.34%) Waterfall
17 47 (9.92%) Degree
18 44 (9.28%) MS Office
19 43 (9.07%) Project Planning
20 38 (8.02%) Data Centre
21 34 (7.17%) People Management
21 34 (7.17%) Migration
22 31 (6.54%) Law
22 31 (6.54%) PMI
22 31 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
23 30 (6.33%) Line Management
24 28 (5.91%) Business Analysis
25 27 (5.70%) DV Cleared
25 27 (5.70%) Mentoring

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills 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 24 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.48%) Confluence
3 5 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (1.05%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.42%) CMS
4 2 (0.42%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.42%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.42%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.21%) Moodle
5 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 102 (21.52%) MS Project
2 57 (12.03%) MS Excel
3 44 (9.28%) MS Office
4 23 (4.85%) MS Visio
5 18 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.05%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.27%) CA PPM
2 5 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.42%) Primavera
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.22%) Office 365
2 7 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.05%) IaaS
3 5 (1.05%) Yammer
4 4 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.84%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.21%) iTunes
6 1 (0.21%) SaaS
6 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.27%) Firewall
2 22 (4.64%) WAN
3 21 (4.43%) LAN
4 9 (1.90%) Skype
5 8 (1.69%) VPN
6 6 (1.27%) Unified Communications
6 6 (1.27%) Wireless
7 5 (1.05%) Broadband
7 5 (1.05%) DNS
8 4 (0.84%) Network Security
9 3 (0.63%) 4G
9 3 (0.63%) CTI
9 3 (0.63%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.63%) Internet
9 3 (0.63%) LDAP
9 3 (0.63%) SAN
9 3 (0.63%) VoIP
9 3 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.42%) ISDN
10 2 (0.42%) MD110
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database
1 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (0.63%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.42%) GIS
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.21%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.21%) Big Data
4 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (2.74%) JIRA
2 2 (0.42%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 143 (30.17%) Finance
2 31 (6.54%) Law
3 24 (5.06%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.85%) Retail
5 17 (3.59%) Legal
6 13 (2.74%) Banking
7 11 (2.32%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.11%) Advertising
9 8 (1.69%) Back Office
9 8 (1.69%) Billing
10 7 (1.48%) Automotive
11 6 (1.27%) Marketing
12 5 (1.05%) Investment Banking
12 5 (1.05%) Publishing
13 4 (0.84%) Front Office
14 3 (0.63%) Local Government
14 3 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.21%) Games
15 1 (0.21%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 349 (73.63%) Project Manager
2 58 (12.24%) IT Manager
3 56 (11.81%) Infrastructure Manager
4 55 (11.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 55 (11.60%) IT Project Manager
5 49 (10.34%) Senior Manager
6 43 (9.07%) Senior Project Manager
7 26 (5.49%) Technical Manager
8 24 (5.06%) Technical Project Manager
9 20 (4.22%) Analyst
10 19 (4.01%) Transition Manager
11 18 (3.80%) Agile Project Manager
12 17 (3.59%) Programme Manager
13 16 (3.38%) Business Change Manager
13 16 (3.38%) SC Cleared Project Manager
14 13 (2.74%) Business Manager
14 13 (2.74%) Change Manager
14 13 (2.74%) Delivery Manager
14 13 (2.74%) Office 365 Manager
14 13 (2.74%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.05%) .NET
2 4 (0.84%) Flash
2 4 (0.84%) Web Services
3 3 (0.63%) CSS
3 3 (0.63%) J2EE
4 2 (0.42%) HTML
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (0.21%) CGI
5 1 (0.21%) jQuery
5 1 (0.21%) WSDL
5 1 (0.21%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.02%) Data Centre
2 31 (6.54%) PMI
3 14 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.90%) NHS
6 7 (1.48%) Wiki
7 6 (1.27%) Video on Demand
8 5 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (1.05%) PKI
9 4 (0.84%) Driving Licence
9 4 (0.84%) User Experience
10 3 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.42%) Computer Science
11 2 (0.42%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.42%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.42%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.42%) Life Science
11 2 (0.42%) Pharmacovigilance
11 2 (0.42%) Smart Meter
11 2 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.70%) Windows
2 11 (2.32%) Linux
3 7 (1.48%) Unix
4 4 (0.84%) SUSE
4 4 (0.84%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.42%) Windows 2000
5 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 474 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 315 (66.46%) Project Management
3 129 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (25.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 104 (21.94%) ITIL
6 71 (14.98%) Change Management
7 56 (11.81%) Change Control
8 53 (11.18%) Risk Management
9 49 (10.34%) Waterfall
10 43 (9.07%) Project Planning
11 34 (7.17%) Migration
11 34 (7.17%) People Management
12 31 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
13 30 (6.33%) Line Management
14 28 (5.91%) Business Analysis
15 27 (5.70%) Mentoring
15 27 (5.70%) SDLC
16 25 (5.27%) Supplier Management
17 22 (4.64%) Coaching
18 21 (4.43%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.53%) C
2 6 (1.27%) Shell Script
2 6 (1.27%) SQL
3 4 (0.84%) Java
3 4 (0.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.63%) C#
5 1 (0.21%) PHP
5 1 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 99 (20.89%) Security Cleared
2 80 (16.88%) PMI Certification
3 61 (12.87%) PMP
3 61 (12.87%) SC Cleared
4 47 (9.92%) Degree
5 27 (5.70%) DV Cleared
6 15 (3.16%) APMP
7 10 (2.11%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (2.11%) ISEB
7 10 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 8 (1.69%) MAPM
9 6 (1.27%) HND
10 5 (1.05%) CCNA
10 5 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (1.05%) HNC
11 4 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.63%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 2 (0.42%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 1 (0.21%) CRISC
14 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.95%) QA
2 12 (2.53%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.69%) P3O
4 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.42%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.21%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.21%) TickIT
System Software
1 8 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 8 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.63%) NFS
2 3 (0.63%) Samba
2 3 (0.63%) VMware ESX
2 3 (0.63%) vSphere
3 1 (0.21%) HDFS
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 68 (14.35%) Microsoft
2 18 (3.80%) Cisco
3 17 (3.59%) VMware
4 13 (2.74%) Citrix
4 13 (2.74%) Oracle
5 11 (2.32%) SAP
6 7 (1.48%) HP
6 7 (1.48%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.27%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 6 (1.27%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.27%) Ciena
7 6 (1.27%) Huawei
7 6 (1.27%) NetApp
7 6 (1.27%) Rally
8 5 (1.05%) ArcSight
8 5 (1.05%) NEC
9 4 (0.84%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.63%) Autodesk
10 3 (0.63%) EMC
10 3 (0.63%) Isilon
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