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 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 449 393 335
Rank change year-on-year
-56 -58
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 201 255 303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.46% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.71% 2.45% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 180 221
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £411 £413
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -0.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £25.00 £55.00 £29.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.54% +84.10%
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
11779 10421 10401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.87% 18.90% 19.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 7361 6097 5996
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 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £541 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 454 537 491
Median hourly rate £28.50 £24.23 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.62% +27.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.92 £50.00 £43.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £24.12 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+18.67% +20.60%

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 28 June 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
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 28 June 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 -50 192 £450 +5.88% 27
London -13 91 £525 +10.52% 11
South East -17 37 £425 +1.19% 4
South West -6 18 £375 - 3
North West -15 15 £425 +6.25% 2
West Midlands -37 12 £430 +4.30% 2
City of London +26 11 £425 -1.16% 3
Hampshire +14 11 £500 +150.00% 1
East of England +9 9 £388 -14.83% 2
Gloucestershire - 9 £375 -
Surrey -3 8 £428 +6.87% 1
Manchester -21 8 £438 +6.06% 2
Bristol -4 6 £363 -5.84% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £400 -23.07%
Milton Keynes +2 5 £400 -23.07%
Berkshire -10 5 £325 -34.01% 1
Kent - 5 £400 -
Cambridgeshire +19 4 £400 -11.11%
Lancashire -6 4 £431 +25.00%
Edinburgh -8 4 £400 -
Scotland -16 4 £400 +6.66%
Suffolk - 4 £350 - 1
Yorkshire -1 3 £380 -8.43% 2
Warwickshire -6 3 £500 +11.42%
Dorset -7 3 £450 +27.65% 1
East Midlands -8 3 £500 +17.64%
Birmingham -12 3 £385 +2.66%
Midlands - 3 £475 -
Lytham St Annes - 3 £438 -
Ipswich - 3 £350 -

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 485 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 315 (64.95%) Project Management
3 160 (32.99%) Finance
4 137 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
5 122 (25.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 105 (21.65%) Security Cleared
7 102 (21.03%) ITIL
8 100 (20.62%) MS Project
9 83 (17.11%) PMI Certification
10 72 (14.85%) Change Management
11 67 (13.81%) SC Cleared
12 66 (13.61%) PMP
13 64 (13.20%) Microsoft
14 59 (12.16%) Change Control
15 58 (11.96%) MS Excel
16 53 (10.93%) Waterfall
17 50 (10.31%) Degree
18 48 (9.90%) Risk Management
19 43 (8.87%) Project Planning
20 41 (8.45%) Data Centre
21 39 (8.04%) Matrix Management
21 39 (8.04%) Matrix Organization
22 37 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
23 36 (7.42%) MS Office
24 34 (7.01%) PMI
24 34 (7.01%) Telecoms
24 34 (7.01%) Migration
25 32 (6.60%) Law
25 32 (6.60%) People Management
26 30 (6.19%) Line Management

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 27 (5.57%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.44%) Confluence
3 5 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (1.03%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.41%) CMS
4 2 (0.41%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.41%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.21%) Moodle
5 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 100 (20.62%) MS Project
2 58 (11.96%) MS Excel
3 36 (7.42%) MS Office
4 25 (5.15%) MS Visio
5 20 (4.12%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.24%) CA PPM
2 5 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) Primavera
3 2 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Assets
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle HRMS
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.09%) Office 365
2 7 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (1.24%) IaaS
4 5 (1.03%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.03%) Yammer
5 4 (0.82%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.41%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.21%) iTunes
7 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.54%) WAN
2 19 (3.92%) Firewall
2 19 (3.92%) LAN
3 9 (1.86%) 4G
3 9 (1.86%) Skype
4 8 (1.65%) VPN
5 7 (1.44%) LTE
5 7 (1.44%) TETRA
5 7 (1.44%) Unified Communications
6 6 (1.24%) Wireless
7 5 (1.03%) Broadband
7 5 (1.03%) SAN
8 4 (0.82%) DNS
8 4 (0.82%) Ethernet
8 4 (0.82%) Internet
8 4 (0.82%) Network Security
8 4 (0.82%) VoIP
9 3 (0.62%) CTI
9 3 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.41%) MD110
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database
2 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.41%) 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 Reports
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (2.68%) JIRA
2 2 (0.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 160 (32.99%) Finance
2 34 (7.01%) Telecoms
3 32 (6.60%) Law
4 20 (4.12%) Retail
5 18 (3.71%) Banking
6 15 (3.09%) Legal
7 13 (2.68%) Advertising
7 13 (2.68%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.06%) Back Office
9 9 (1.86%) Marketing
10 8 (1.65%) Billing
11 6 (1.24%) Automotive
12 5 (1.03%) Front Office
12 5 (1.03%) Investment Banking
12 5 (1.03%) Publishing
13 3 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.41%) German Language
14 2 (0.41%) Local Government
14 2 (0.41%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 357 (73.61%) Project Manager
2 69 (14.23%) IT Manager
3 64 (13.20%) IT Project Manager
4 57 (11.75%) Infrastructure Manager
5 54 (11.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 47 (9.69%) Senior Manager
7 41 (8.45%) Senior Project Manager
8 26 (5.36%) Technical Manager
9 24 (4.95%) Technical Project Manager
10 22 (4.54%) Programme Manager
11 19 (3.92%) Agile Project Manager
12 18 (3.71%) Analyst
13 15 (3.09%) Business Change Manager
13 15 (3.09%) SC Cleared Project Manager
14 14 (2.89%) Business Manager
14 14 (2.89%) HR Manager
14 14 (2.89%) Transition Manager
15 13 (2.68%) Change Manager
16 12 (2.47%) Business Change Project Manager
16 12 (2.47%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.44%) .NET
2 5 (1.03%) Web Services
3 4 (0.82%) CSS
3 4 (0.82%) Flash
4 3 (0.62%) ASP.NET
4 3 (0.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (0.62%) HTML
4 3 (0.62%) J2EE
5 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (0.41%) jQuery
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.45%) Data Centre
2 34 (7.01%) PMI
3 13 (2.68%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (1.86%) Video on Demand
6 7 (1.44%) NHS
6 7 (1.44%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.24%) Wiki
8 4 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (0.82%) PKI
8 4 (0.82%) User Experience
9 3 (0.62%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.62%) Hedge funds
9 3 (0.62%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.62%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.41%) Economics
10 2 (0.41%) Life Science
10 2 (0.41%) Pharmacovigilance
10 2 (0.41%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.54%) Windows
2 9 (1.86%) Unix
3 6 (1.24%) Linux
4 4 (0.82%) SUSE
5 2 (0.41%) Windows 2000
5 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 485 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 315 (64.95%) Project Management
3 137 (28.25%) Agile Software Development
4 122 (25.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 102 (21.03%) ITIL
6 72 (14.85%) Change Management
7 59 (12.16%) Change Control
8 53 (10.93%) Waterfall
9 48 (9.90%) Risk Management
10 43 (8.87%) Project Planning
11 39 (8.04%) Matrix Management
11 39 (8.04%) Matrix Organization
12 37 (7.63%) Continuous Improvement
13 34 (7.01%) Migration
14 32 (6.60%) People Management
15 30 (6.19%) Line Management
16 28 (5.77%) Mentoring
17 27 (5.57%) SDLC
18 26 (5.36%) Business Analysis
19 24 (4.95%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (2.27%) C
2 7 (1.44%) SQL
3 5 (1.03%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.82%) C#
4 4 (0.82%) Java
5 3 (0.62%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.21%) PHP
6 1 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 105 (21.65%) Security Cleared
2 83 (17.11%) PMI Certification
3 67 (13.81%) SC Cleared
4 66 (13.61%) PMP
5 50 (10.31%) Degree
6 26 (5.36%) DV Cleared
7 17 (3.51%) APMP
8 12 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (2.06%) ISEB
10 9 (1.86%) BPSS Clearance
10 9 (1.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (1.65%) MAPM
12 6 (1.24%) HND
13 5 (1.03%) HNC
14 3 (0.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
15 2 (0.41%) CCNA
15 2 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
16 1 (0.21%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.71%) QA
2 10 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.65%) P3O
4 7 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.21%) TickIT
System Software
1 6 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.21%) HDFS
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (13.20%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.09%) Cisco
3 11 (2.27%) Citrix
3 11 (2.27%) Oracle
3 11 (2.27%) SAP
3 11 (2.27%) VMware
4 7 (1.44%) HP
5 6 (1.24%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 6 (1.24%) Ciena
5 6 (1.24%) Huawei
5 6 (1.24%) Rally
5 6 (1.24%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.03%) ArcSight
6 5 (1.03%) CheckPoint
6 5 (1.03%) NEC
7 4 (0.82%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.62%) Autodesk
9 2 (0.41%) Juniper
9 2 (0.41%) Lotus
9 2 (0.41%) NetApp
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