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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
Rank 395 411 345
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -66
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 206 223 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.45% 0.43% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.18% 2.02% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 159 197
Median daily rate £425 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £410 £413
% change year-on-year
-1.21% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 1
Median hourly rate £27.50 - £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 - £27.50

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
9431 11056 10383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.79% 21.26% 20.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6086 6855 5939
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £383
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 450 488
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +74.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-26.82% +82.22%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +26 195 £425 -3.40% 34
London +4 89 £498 +4.73% 10
South East +15 26 £415 +6.41% 3
South West +19 23 £390 +0.64% 2
City of London +6 19 £513 -14.58% 4
West Midlands +14 18 £363 +1.39% 4
East of England +5 15 £300 -35.48% 3
Bristol +11 13 £390 -5.45% 1
Hampshire +14 12 £303 -21.93%
Hertfordshire +10 12 - - 1
North West +16 10 £415 +2.15% 4
Gloucestershire +10 9 - - 1
Manchester +10 8 £415 +23.88% 4
East Midlands -7 7 £475 +18.75% 3
Milton Keynes -1 6 £415 +5.73%
Buckinghamshire -8 6 £415 +6.41%
Scotland +32 5 £400 -11.11%
Watford +6 5 - -
North East -10 5 £405 -11.47% 1
Bishop's Stortford - 5 - -
Warwickshire - 5 £588 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 5 £405 - 1
Telford +30 4 £550 +13.87% 1
Shropshire +30 4 £550 +13.87% 1
Bolton - 4 £405 -
Staffordshire - 4 £300 -
Edinburgh +20 3 £375 -28.57%
Coventry -6 3 £331 +25.00%
Jarrow - 3 £475 -
Berkshire +18 2 £525 +20.00%

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 399 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 263 (65.91%) Project Management
3 160 (40.10%) Finance
4 99 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
5 87 (21.80%) Security Cleared
6 79 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
7 77 (19.30%) PMI Certification
8 74 (18.55%) ITIL
9 65 (16.29%) Risk Management
10 64 (16.04%) PMP
10 64 (16.04%) Change Management
11 62 (15.54%) Microsoft
12 53 (13.28%) MS Excel
13 52 (13.03%) MS Project
13 52 (13.03%) Degree
14 48 (12.03%) Change Control
15 47 (11.78%) APMP
16 46 (11.53%) SC Cleared
17 45 (11.28%) MS Office
18 42 (10.53%) Data Centre
19 41 (10.28%) Migration
20 39 (9.77%) Programme Management
21 38 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
22 35 (8.77%) DV Cleared
22 35 (8.77%) Waterfall
23 32 (8.02%) Project Planning
24 30 (7.52%) Mentoring
24 30 (7.52%) WAN
25 29 (7.27%) C
26 28 (7.02%) Coaching

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 6 (1.50%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.00%) Confluence
2 4 (1.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.75%) CMS
3 3 (0.75%) SAS
4 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.25%) Blackboard Learn
4 1 (0.25%) Documentum
4 1 (0.25%) Moodle
4 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 53 (13.28%) MS Excel
2 52 (13.03%) MS Project
3 45 (11.28%) MS Office
4 17 (4.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.51%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (1.75%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.50%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.50%) Sonata
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.25%) Maximo
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.25%) SystmOne
6 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.01%) Office 365
2 9 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (1.25%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.52%) WAN
2 20 (5.01%) LAN
3 9 (2.26%) Firewall
4 8 (2.01%) Network Security
5 7 (1.75%) Telepresence
6 6 (1.50%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.25%) Internet
7 5 (1.25%) IP Telephony
7 5 (1.25%) Skype
7 5 (1.25%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.00%) MPLS
8 4 (1.00%) VoIP
8 4 (1.00%) WebEx
9 2 (0.50%) DMZ
9 2 (0.50%) DWDM
9 2 (0.50%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.50%) SDH
9 2 (0.50%) VPN
9 2 (0.50%) Wireless
10 1 (0.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.00%) GIS
2 3 (0.75%) Big Data
2 3 (0.75%) Data Mining
2 3 (0.75%) EDRMS
2 3 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (0.75%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.50%) MS Access
3 2 (0.50%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.50%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.25%) EDMS
4 1 (0.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.25%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.50%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 160 (40.10%) Finance
2 19 (4.76%) Law
2 19 (4.76%) Legal
3 15 (3.76%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.26%) Banking
5 12 (3.01%) Billing
5 12 (3.01%) Front Office
6 9 (2.26%) Retail
7 6 (1.50%) Marketing
8 5 (1.25%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.50%) Advertising
9 2 (0.50%) French Language
9 2 (0.50%) Local Government
9 2 (0.50%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.25%) Automotive
10 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 252 (63.16%) Project Manager
2 54 (13.53%) Infrastructure Manager
3 50 (12.53%) IT Manager
4 48 (12.03%) IT Project Manager
5 45 (11.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 28 (7.02%) Programme Manager
7 27 (6.77%) Technical Manager
8 26 (6.52%) Project Officer
9 24 (6.02%) Senior Manager
10 22 (5.51%) Senior Project Manager
11 21 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
11 21 (5.26%) Support Officer
12 20 (5.01%) Project Support Officer
13 15 (3.76%) SC Cleared Project Manager
14 14 (3.51%) Technical Project Manager
15 13 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
16 11 (2.76%) Product Manager
16 11 (2.76%) Transformation Manager
17 10 (2.51%) Technical Delivery Manager
18 9 (2.26%) Applications Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.75%) HTML
2 1 (0.25%) .NET
2 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.25%) Middleware
2 1 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.25%) REST
2 1 (0.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 20 (5.01%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (5.01%) PMI
3 15 (3.76%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.51%) Virtual Team
5 6 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.50%) Driving Licence
5 6 (1.50%) Fat Client
5 6 (1.50%) Thin Client
6 5 (1.25%) Public Cloud
7 3 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.50%) EPoS
8 2 (0.50%) NHS
8 2 (0.50%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.50%) Social Media
9 1 (0.25%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.25%) IPTV
9 1 (0.25%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.25%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.26%) Windows
2 4 (1.00%) Unix
3 3 (0.75%) Android
3 3 (0.75%) Linux
3 3 (0.75%) SUSE
3 3 (0.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.50%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 263 (65.91%) Project Management
3 99 (24.81%) Agile Software Development
4 79 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 74 (18.55%) ITIL
6 65 (16.29%) Risk Management
7 64 (16.04%) Change Management
8 48 (12.03%) Change Control
9 41 (10.28%) Migration
10 39 (9.77%) Programme Management
11 38 (9.52%) Matrix Organization
12 35 (8.77%) Waterfall
13 32 (8.02%) Project Planning
14 30 (7.52%) Mentoring
15 28 (7.02%) Coaching
16 27 (6.77%) Dependency Management
16 27 (6.77%) Matrix Management
17 24 (6.02%) SDLC
18 20 (5.01%) Quality Management
19 19 (4.76%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.27%) C
2 6 (1.50%) SQL
3 3 (0.75%) Java
4 2 (0.50%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (21.80%) Security Cleared
2 77 (19.30%) PMI Certification
3 64 (16.04%) PMP
4 52 (13.03%) Degree
5 47 (11.78%) APMP
6 46 (11.53%) SC Cleared
7 35 (8.77%) DV Cleared
8 25 (6.27%) ISEB
9 10 (2.51%) MAPM
10 9 (2.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (1.00%) PgMP
14 3 (0.75%) ISTQB
15 2 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
15 2 (0.50%) CTC Cleared
15 2 (0.50%) Postgraduate
16 1 (0.25%) CCA
16 1 (0.25%) CISSP
16 1 (0.25%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.77%) QA
2 6 (1.50%) MiFID
3 4 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.75%) P3O
5 2 (0.50%) EMIR
5 2 (0.50%) SLA
6 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 15 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.50%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.25%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.25%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 62 (15.54%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.76%) Cisco
3 21 (5.26%) Oracle
4 14 (3.51%) Citrix
5 12 (3.01%) SAP
6 6 (1.50%) CheckPoint
7 4 (1.00%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.75%) Computacenter
8 3 (0.75%) Guidewire
8 3 (0.75%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.75%) VMware
9 2 (0.50%) FNZ
9 2 (0.50%) HP
10 1 (0.25%) Blackboard
10 1 (0.25%) Concur
10 1 (0.25%) Fujitsu
10 1 (0.25%) iManage
10 1 (0.25%) Meraki
10 1 (0.25%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.25%) Syclo
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £1 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
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Posted: 14 hours ago
Warwickshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Orpington
JTL
Rate: Up to £35,000 depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £25 - £29 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £Market Rate DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £200.00 per day
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Rate: £450 per day
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