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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
PRINCE2 Practitioner
UK
Rank 392 398 339
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -59
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 197 239 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.48% 0.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.16% 2.28% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 171 198
Median daily rate £405 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.70% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £529 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £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
9134 10479 10312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.36% 20.97% 20.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5831 6371 6019
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 465 494 487
Median hourly rate £28.58 £39.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.73% +110.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.54 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £40.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +110.52%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -17 184 £405 -4.70% 35
London -12 73 £425 -10.52% 10
South East +20 38 £400 +3.22% 2
South West +8 22 £390 -4.87% 3
West Midlands -9 17 £300 -14.28% 2
Berkshire +22 14 £400 +5.96%
City of London +2 14 £520 +4.00% 7
Gloucestershire +11 13 - -
East of England -1 11 £394 -15.32% 7
North West +21 10 £405 -16.06% 7
Manchester +16 10 £405 +20.89% 5
Hampshire +11 10 £303 -21.93% 1
Milton Keynes +8 8 £396 +13.00%
Buckinghamshire 0 8 £396 +9.10%
Shropshire +17 6 £550 +57.14%
Telford +16 6 £550 -
Scotland +28 5 £425 -0.58% 2
North East -11 5 £405 -11.47%
East Midlands -12 5 £500 +25.00% 3
Tyne and Wear - 5 £405 -
Yorkshire +2 4 - - 1
Bristol +2 4 £398 -3.63% 3
Hertfordshire -4 4 £400 - 2
Essex -5 4 £411 +2.81% 2
Staffordshire - 4 £300 -
Bolton - 4 £405 -
Glasgow +11 3 £425 -0.58%
Oxfordshire +1 3 £450 -10.00%
Coventry -20 3 £331 +25.00%
Northamptonshire -21 3 £500 +25.00% 1

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 408 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 268 (65.69%) Project Management
3 166 (40.69%) Finance
4 101 (24.75%) Security Cleared
5 96 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
6 77 (18.87%) PMI Certification
7 71 (17.40%) Stakeholder Management
8 66 (16.18%) Change Management
9 65 (15.93%) Risk Management
9 65 (15.93%) ITIL
10 64 (15.69%) MS Project
11 62 (15.20%) PMP
12 59 (14.46%) Microsoft
13 53 (12.99%) MS Excel
13 53 (12.99%) APMP
14 52 (12.75%) Data Centre
15 50 (12.25%) Change Control
15 50 (12.25%) DV Cleared
16 48 (11.76%) SC Cleared
17 47 (11.52%) Degree
18 43 (10.54%) MS Office
19 41 (10.05%) Programme Management
20 40 (9.80%) Waterfall
20 40 (9.80%) Matrix Organization
21 36 (8.82%) Mentoring
22 35 (8.58%) Migration
22 35 (8.58%) WAN
23 31 (7.60%) Project Planning
24 29 (7.11%) Coaching
25 28 (6.86%) QA

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 7 (1.72%) SharePoint
2 4 (0.98%) Skype for Business
3 3 (0.74%) Confluence
3 3 (0.74%) SAS
4 2 (0.49%) CMS
4 2 (0.49%) MS Project Server
5 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.25%) Blackboard Learn
5 1 (0.25%) Moodle
5 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 64 (15.69%) MS Project
2 53 (12.99%) MS Excel
3 43 (10.54%) MS Office
4 20 (4.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.96%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.45%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
3 4 (0.98%) Sonata
4 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.49%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.25%) CA PPM
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.25%) Primavera
6 1 (0.25%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.45%) Office 365
2 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.49%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.25%) SaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 35 (8.58%) WAN
2 23 (5.64%) LAN
3 12 (2.94%) Firewall
4 9 (2.21%) Network Security
4 9 (2.21%) Unified Communications
5 7 (1.72%) Internet
6 6 (1.47%) Telepresence
6 6 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (1.23%) IP Telephony
7 5 (1.23%) Skype
8 4 (0.98%) MPLS
8 4 (0.98%) SAN
8 4 (0.98%) WebEx
9 3 (0.74%) DMZ
9 3 (0.74%) VoIP
9 3 (0.74%) VPN
9 3 (0.74%) Wireless
10 2 (0.49%) DWDM
10 2 (0.49%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.49%) SDH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.74%) Big Data
2 3 (0.74%) Data Mining
2 3 (0.74%) GIS
2 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.49%) MS Access
3 2 (0.49%) SAP BW
3 2 (0.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.25%) EDRMS
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 7 (1.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 166 (40.69%) Finance
2 19 (4.66%) Law
3 17 (4.17%) Telecoms
4 16 (3.92%) Legal
5 12 (2.94%) Banking
5 12 (2.94%) Billing
5 12 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.70%) Front Office
7 7 (1.72%) Marketing
7 7 (1.72%) Retail
8 4 (0.98%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Advertising
9 2 (0.49%) Automotive
9 2 (0.49%) Electronics
9 2 (0.49%) French Language
9 2 (0.49%) Local Government
9 2 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 255 (62.50%) Project Manager
2 57 (13.97%) Infrastructure Manager
3 56 (13.73%) IT Manager
4 50 (12.25%) IT Project Manager
5 42 (10.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 30 (7.35%) Programme Manager
7 27 (6.62%) Project Officer
7 27 (6.62%) Senior Manager
7 27 (6.62%) Senior Project Manager
8 21 (5.15%) Support Officer
8 21 (5.15%) Technical Manager
9 20 (4.90%) Project Support Officer
10 16 (3.92%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 14 (3.43%) Delivery Manager
11 14 (3.43%) Technical Project Manager
12 13 (3.19%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
12 13 (3.19%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
13 11 (2.70%) Architect
13 11 (2.70%) Product Manager
14 10 (2.45%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.74%) .NET
1 3 (0.74%) .NET Framework
1 3 (0.74%) HTML
1 3 (0.74%) Middleware
1 3 (0.74%) Web Services
2 1 (0.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.75%) Data Centre
2 27 (6.62%) PMI
3 25 (6.13%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 14 (3.43%) Virtual Team
6 6 (1.47%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.47%) Fat Client
6 6 (1.47%) Mathematics
6 6 (1.47%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.23%) Public Cloud
8 4 (0.98%) Driving Licence
8 4 (0.98%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (0.74%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (0.74%) Social Media
10 2 (0.49%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.49%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.49%) Informatics
10 2 (0.49%) NHS
10 2 (0.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.41%) Windows
2 5 (1.23%) Windows Server
3 4 (0.98%) Unix
4 3 (0.74%) Android
4 3 (0.74%) Linux
4 3 (0.74%) SUSE
5 2 (0.49%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 408 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 268 (65.69%) Project Management
3 96 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (17.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 66 (16.18%) Change Management
6 65 (15.93%) ITIL
6 65 (15.93%) Risk Management
7 50 (12.25%) Change Control
8 41 (10.05%) Programme Management
9 40 (9.80%) Matrix Organization
9 40 (9.80%) Waterfall
10 36 (8.82%) Mentoring
11 35 (8.58%) Migration
12 31 (7.60%) Project Planning
13 29 (7.11%) Coaching
14 27 (6.62%) Dependency Management
14 27 (6.62%) Matrix Management
14 27 (6.62%) Supplier Management
15 23 (5.64%) Resource Management
16 21 (5.15%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 28 (6.86%) C
2 9 (2.21%) SQL
3 4 (0.98%) Java
3 4 (0.98%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 101 (24.75%) Security Cleared
2 77 (18.87%) PMI Certification
3 62 (15.20%) PMP
4 53 (12.99%) APMP
5 50 (12.25%) DV Cleared
6 48 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 47 (11.52%) Degree
8 18 (4.41%) ISEB
9 16 (3.92%) MAPM
10 9 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 6 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
12 5 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.74%) HNC
14 3 (0.74%) PgMP
15 2 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
15 2 (0.49%) HND
15 2 (0.49%) Postgraduate
16 1 (0.25%) CCA
16 1 (0.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.86%) QA
2 11 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.23%) P3O
4 3 (0.74%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (0.74%) MiFID
5 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.25%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (3.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (0.49%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.25%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 26 (6.37%) Cisco
3 19 (4.66%) Oracle
4 13 (3.19%) SAP
5 12 (2.94%) Citrix
6 7 (1.72%) CheckPoint
7 4 (0.98%) FNZ
7 4 (0.98%) iManage
8 3 (0.74%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.74%) Red Hat
8 3 (0.74%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.74%) VMware
9 2 (0.49%) Computacenter
9 2 (0.49%) HP
10 1 (0.25%) Ariba
10 1 (0.25%) Avaya
10 1 (0.25%) Juniper
10 1 (0.25%) McKesson
10 1 (0.25%) Siebel
10 1 (0.25%) Veritas
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