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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 358 326 396
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +70
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 272 285 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.47% 0.55% 0.38%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.46% 3.17% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 176 136
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £554 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.87% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £23.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% +28.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £30.50 £22.64
% change year-on-year
+39.34% +34.70%

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
11049 8997 10181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.20% 17.31% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6157 5026 5263
Average daily rate £378 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 462 430 615
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.55 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -15.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £11.50 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.08%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner within the UK over the 3 months to 18 September 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
England -29 244 £425 +6.25% 60
London +4 92 £450 +12.50% 22
South East -6 59 £420 +7.69% 17
South West -17 28 £393 +7.53% 2
East of England -33 27 £463 +15.62% 8
Buckinghamshire +12 22 £418 +7.74% 1
Scotland -19 20 £400 +18.51% 3
Milton Keynes +16 19 £418 -13.24% 1
Berkshire -1 16 £375 - 1
Bedfordshire -4 15 £500 +33.33% 1
North West -11 15 £400 +23.07% 2
West Midlands -16 15 £363 -3.33% 2
City of London +26 13 £430 -21.81% 4
Manchester -15 10 £400 +153.96% 2
Edinburgh -6 9 £388 +14.81% 1
Luton -15 8 £500 +33.33%
Reading +9 7 £563 +50.00%
East Midlands +5 7 £399 -0.31% 3
Uxbridge -5 6 £320 - 1
Oxfordshire -8 6 £425 +41.66% 4
Essex -13 6 £350 +22.37% 1
Nottingham +12 5 £354 -6.66%
Nottinghamshire +9 5 £354 -6.66%
Cambridgeshire -1 5 £350 -17.64% 4
Yorkshire -2 5 £575 +57.53% 4
Hampshire -18 5 £450 -33.33% 1
Birmingham -1 4 £400 -9.85% 1
Bradford -3 4 £550 +46.66% 2
West Yorkshire -4 4 £575 +43.75% 3
Slough -5 4 £250 -42.85% 1

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner.

1 574 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 337 (58.71%) Project Management
3 205 (35.71%) Finance
4 145 (25.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 131 (22.82%) Agile Software Development
6 126 (21.95%) MS Project
7 114 (19.86%) ITIL
8 106 (18.47%) Microsoft
9 86 (14.98%) Security Cleared
10 85 (14.81%) PMI Certification
11 82 (14.29%) MS Excel
12 75 (13.07%) Migration
13 71 (12.37%) PMP
14 66 (11.50%) SC Cleared
15 62 (10.80%) Change Management
16 60 (10.45%) Degree
17 55 (9.58%) Risk Management
18 49 (8.54%) MS Office
19 48 (8.36%) Service Management
20 47 (8.19%) Change Control
21 44 (7.67%) Supplier Management
21 44 (7.67%) Oracle
22 43 (7.49%) ISEB
22 43 (7.49%) Waterfall
23 39 (6.79%) Management Information System
24 38 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
25 37 (6.45%) PMI
26 35 (6.10%) Service Delivery
26 35 (6.10%) Scrum
26 35 (6.10%) Project Planning

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 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 Practitioner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.74%) Lync
3 8 (1.39%) Confluence
4 7 (1.22%) MS Exchange
5 4 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.35%) SAS
6 2 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (0.35%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.35%) IIS
6 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.35%) CMS
7 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.17%) Apache
7 1 (0.17%) Documentum
7 1 (0.17%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 126 (21.95%) MS Project
2 82 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 49 (8.54%) MS Office
4 32 (5.57%) MS Visio
5 22 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.22%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.05%) Maximo
4 3 (0.52%) Summit
4 3 (0.52%) Agresso
4 3 (0.52%) CA Clarity
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle iProcurement
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.35%) MultiFonds
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.17%) assyst
6 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.87%) SaaS
2 2 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.17%) PaaS
3 1 (0.17%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (5.05%) Internet
2 10 (1.74%) Firewall
2 10 (1.74%) SAN
3 8 (1.39%) WAN
4 7 (1.22%) LAN
4 7 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.05%) Intranet
6 5 (0.87%) VoIP
7 4 (0.70%) Wireless
8 2 (0.35%) LLU
8 2 (0.35%) MPLS
8 2 (0.35%) Network Security
9 1 (0.17%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.17%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.17%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.17%) IPv4
9 1 (0.17%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.70%) EDRMS
4 3 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.35%) BusinessObjects XI
5 2 (0.35%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.35%) MySQL
5 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.17%) Big Data
6 1 (0.17%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (0.17%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.17%) EDMS
6 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (2.09%) JIRA
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.17%) RequisitePro
2 1 (0.17%) MSI
General
1 205 (35.71%) Finance
2 31 (5.40%) Retail
3 30 (5.23%) Banking
4 22 (3.83%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.74%) Legal
5 10 (1.74%) Marketing
6 9 (1.57%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.39%) Local Government
8 6 (1.05%) German Language
8 6 (1.05%) Games
8 6 (1.05%) Military
8 6 (1.05%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.05%) Automotive
9 5 (0.87%) Billing
9 5 (0.87%) Advertising
10 3 (0.52%) Publishing
10 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.52%) Law
10 3 (0.52%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.35%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 409 (71.25%) Project Manager
2 53 (9.23%) Senior Manager
3 51 (8.89%) Senior Project Manager
4 48 (8.36%) IT Project Manager
5 42 (7.32%) Infrastructure Manager
6 40 (6.97%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 36 (6.27%) Programme Manager
8 22 (3.83%) Analyst
9 16 (2.79%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
10 15 (2.61%) Business Analyst
10 15 (2.61%) Business Manager
11 13 (2.26%) Service Manager
11 13 (2.26%) Change Manager
12 12 (2.09%) Project Planner
13 11 (1.92%) Delivery Manager
13 11 (1.92%) Technical Manager
14 10 (1.74%) Transition Manager
14 10 (1.74%) Service Transition Manager
15 9 (1.57%) PMO Manager
15 9 (1.57%) Business Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.92%) .NET
2 6 (1.05%) Web Services
3 4 (0.70%) XML
3 4 (0.70%) Application Packaging
4 3 (0.52%) REST
4 3 (0.52%) SOAP
5 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.35%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.17%) Velocity
6 1 (0.17%) WCF
6 1 (0.17%) COM
6 1 (0.17%) JSP
6 1 (0.17%) HTML
6 1 (0.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.79%) Management Information System
2 38 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (6.45%) PMI
4 19 (3.31%) Computer Science
5 7 (1.22%) NHS
6 6 (1.05%) User Experience
7 5 (0.87%) Hedge funds
8 4 (0.70%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (0.70%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.70%) Clustering
9 3 (0.52%) Economics
9 3 (0.52%) CLARiiON
9 3 (0.52%) CCTV
9 3 (0.52%) EPoS
9 3 (0.52%) Life Science
9 3 (0.52%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.52%) Symmetrix DMX
9 3 (0.52%) Online Games
10 2 (0.35%) Open Source
10 2 (0.35%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 23 (4.01%) Windows
2 11 (1.92%) Linux
3 8 (1.39%) UNIX
4 6 (1.05%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.52%) AIX
5 3 (0.52%) pSOS
6 2 (0.35%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 574 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 337 (58.71%) Project Management
3 145 (25.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 131 (22.82%) Agile Software Development
5 114 (19.86%) ITIL
6 75 (13.07%) Migration
7 62 (10.80%) Change Management
8 55 (9.58%) Risk Management
9 48 (8.36%) Service Management
10 47 (8.19%) Change Control
11 44 (7.67%) Supplier Management
12 43 (7.49%) Waterfall
13 35 (6.10%) Project Planning
13 35 (6.10%) Scrum
13 35 (6.10%) Service Delivery
14 34 (5.92%) Programme Management
15 25 (4.36%) Business Intelligence
16 23 (4.01%) ERP
17 22 (3.83%) CRM
17 22 (3.83%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 24 (4.18%) C
2 18 (3.14%) SQL
3 7 (1.22%) Java
4 2 (0.35%) C#
5 1 (0.17%) ABAP
5 1 (0.17%) Python
5 1 (0.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.17%) Perl
5 1 (0.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 86 (14.98%) Security Cleared
2 85 (14.81%) PMI Certification
3 71 (12.37%) PMP
4 66 (11.50%) SC Cleared
5 60 (10.45%) Degree
6 43 (7.49%) ISEB
7 34 (5.92%) APMP
8 27 (4.70%) ISEB Practitioner
9 20 (3.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 19 (3.31%) DV Cleared
11 13 (2.26%) HND
12 12 (2.09%) HNC
12 12 (2.09%) MAPM
13 11 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (1.22%) CISSP
14 7 (1.22%) CISA
15 6 (1.05%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 2 (0.35%) APMG
16 2 (0.35%) PgMP
16 2 (0.35%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.01%) QA
2 9 (1.57%) P3O
3 7 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.70%) SLA
5 3 (0.52%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.52%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.17%) GxP
6 1 (0.17%) BS15000
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 13 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.17%) Squid
4 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.87%) SCCM
2 4 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.35%) AppDNA
4 1 (0.17%) SCOM
4 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 106 (18.47%) Microsoft
2 44 (7.67%) Oracle
3 29 (5.05%) SAP
4 13 (2.26%) Citrix
5 12 (2.09%) VMware
6 9 (1.57%) Cisco
6 9 (1.57%) IBM
7 8 (1.39%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.05%) Planview
8 6 (1.05%) NetApp
8 6 (1.05%) Business Objects
8 6 (1.05%) HP
8 6 (1.05%) EMC
9 4 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
9 4 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.52%) Remedy
10 3 (0.52%) Siebel
10 3 (0.52%) Isilon
11 2 (0.35%) StreamServe
11 2 (0.35%) ServiceNow
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Rate: £480 - £500 per day
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Rate: £380.00 - £410.00 per day + Great company
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Basingstoke, Hampshire
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London
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South Wales
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Edinburgh
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