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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 395 372 337
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -35
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 274 291 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.49% 0.52% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 2.32% 2.67% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 199 212
Median daily rate £445 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £530 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Median hourly rate £34.00 £41.25 £38.27
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.57% +7.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.25 £37.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.10 £52.25 £38.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £41.25 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-39.39% +9.27%

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
11819 10912 10743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.26% 19.54% 19.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 7399 6171 6111
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 £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 401 547 545
Median hourly rate £31.25 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.25
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 4 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 4 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 4 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 -6 268 £445 +11.25% 30
London +33 117 £500 +17.64% 13
South East -28 45 £410 -0.60% 2
North West -4 32 £425 +6.25% 6
South West -9 20 £385 +7.69% 1
City of London +46 19 £550 +29.41% 5
East of England +14 19 £350 -19.77% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 16 £400 -3.03%
Manchester -8 15 £350 -14.63% 4
Milton Keynes +3 13 £405 -0.30%
Hampshire +3 12 £481 +13.23% 1
Yorkshire -6 12 £450 +6.50%
West Yorkshire +4 11 £513 +20.94%
East Midlands +4 10 £425 +6.25% 1
Suffolk - 10 £350 - 3
Bristol -6 9 £399 +2.90% 1
Leeds -8 9 £513 +21.30%
Ipswich - 8 £350 - 2
Lancashire +4 7 £425 +21.42%
Cheshire -10 7 £425 +6.25% 1
West Midlands -19 7 £410 +2.50% 3
Cambridgeshire +4 5 £475 +34.75%
Surrey -7 5 £475 +26.66%
Daresbury - 5 £425 -
Nottinghamshire -4 4 £540 +66.15%
Kent -16 4 - -
Shropshire -29 4 £483 -0.92%
Telford -33 4 £483 -0.92%
Fareham - 4 £400 -
Lytham St Annes - 4 £431 -

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 490 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 324 (66.12%) Project Management
3 150 (30.61%) Finance
4 136 (27.76%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (26.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 114 (23.27%) ITIL
7 110 (22.45%) MS Project
8 105 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 90 (18.37%) PMI Certification
10 72 (14.69%) Change Management
11 69 (14.08%) PMP
11 69 (14.08%) SC Cleared
12 68 (13.88%) Microsoft
13 58 (11.84%) Risk Management
13 58 (11.84%) MS Excel
14 52 (10.61%) Change Control
15 48 (9.80%) Waterfall
15 48 (9.80%) Degree
16 46 (9.39%) Migration
16 46 (9.39%) Data Centre
17 44 (8.98%) MS Office
18 43 (8.78%) Project Planning
19 35 (7.14%) People Management
19 35 (7.14%) Law
20 34 (6.94%) DV Cleared
21 33 (6.73%) Business Analysis
21 33 (6.73%) PMI
22 31 (6.33%) APMP
23 30 (6.12%) Firewall
24 29 (5.92%) WAN

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 20 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.43%) Confluence
2 7 (1.43%) Skype for Business
3 2 (0.41%) CMS
3 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.20%) Moodle
Applications
1 110 (22.45%) MS Project
2 58 (11.84%) MS Excel
3 44 (8.98%) MS Office
4 27 (5.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 25 (5.10%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) CA PPM
2 4 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.20%) Minerva
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.20%) Primavera
5 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 21 (4.29%) Office 365
2 7 (1.43%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (1.02%) Yammer
4 4 (0.82%) IaaS
4 4 (0.82%) OneDrive
5 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 30 (6.12%) Firewall
2 29 (5.92%) WAN
3 23 (4.69%) LAN
4 10 (2.04%) Skype
5 9 (1.84%) DNS
6 8 (1.63%) VPN
7 6 (1.22%) Wireless
8 5 (1.02%) Broadband
8 5 (1.02%) IP Telephony
8 5 (1.02%) MPLS
8 5 (1.02%) SAN
8 5 (1.02%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.82%) Internet
10 3 (0.61%) 4G
10 3 (0.61%) CTI
10 3 (0.61%) LDAP
10 3 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (0.41%) FWSM
11 2 (0.41%) MVNO
11 2 (0.41%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database
2 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (0.61%) Big Data
3 3 (0.61%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.41%) GIS
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.20%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (2.65%) JIRA
2 2 (0.41%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 150 (30.61%) Finance
2 35 (7.14%) Law
3 28 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 19 (3.88%) Legal
4 19 (3.88%) Retail
5 15 (3.06%) Manufacturing
6 13 (2.65%) Banking
7 9 (1.84%) Advertising
7 9 (1.84%) Back Office
8 8 (1.63%) Billing
9 7 (1.43%) Automotive
10 6 (1.22%) Investment Banking
11 5 (1.02%) Aerospace
11 5 (1.02%) Local Government
11 5 (1.02%) Publishing
12 4 (0.82%) Marketing
13 3 (0.61%) Front Office
13 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 367 (74.90%) Project Manager
2 64 (13.06%) IT Manager
3 63 (12.86%) IT Project Manager
4 58 (11.84%) Infrastructure Manager
5 56 (11.43%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 54 (11.02%) Senior Manager
7 47 (9.59%) Senior Project Manager
8 28 (5.71%) Technical Manager
9 26 (5.31%) Technical Project Manager
10 22 (4.49%) Analyst
11 18 (3.67%) Transition Manager
12 17 (3.47%) SC Cleared Project Manager
13 16 (3.27%) Agile Project Manager
14 15 (3.06%) Migration Manager
14 15 (3.06%) Programme Manager
15 14 (2.86%) Delivery Manager
15 14 (2.86%) Migration Project Manager
16 13 (2.65%) Business Change Manager
16 13 (2.65%) Service Manager
16 13 (2.65%) Supply Chain Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.02%) .NET
2 4 (0.82%) Flash
3 3 (0.61%) Web Services
4 2 (0.41%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.41%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.20%) CGI
5 1 (0.20%) J2EE
5 1 (0.20%) WSDL
5 1 (0.20%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (9.39%) Data Centre
2 33 (6.73%) PMI
3 20 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.65%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.84%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.43%) NHS
6 7 (1.43%) Wiki
7 5 (1.02%) PKI
8 4 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
8 4 (0.82%) User Experience
8 4 (0.82%) Video on Demand
9 3 (0.61%) Computer Science
9 3 (0.61%) Hybrid Cloud
9 3 (0.61%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.41%) Derivative
10 2 (0.41%) Economics
10 2 (0.41%) FMCG
10 2 (0.41%) Life Science
10 2 (0.41%) Pharmacovigilance
10 2 (0.41%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 28 (5.71%) Windows
2 12 (2.45%) Linux
3 8 (1.63%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.43%) Unix
5 3 (0.61%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 490 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 324 (66.12%) Project Management
3 136 (27.76%) Agile Software Development
4 132 (26.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 114 (23.27%) ITIL
6 72 (14.69%) Change Management
7 58 (11.84%) Risk Management
8 52 (10.61%) Change Control
9 48 (9.80%) Waterfall
10 46 (9.39%) Migration
11 43 (8.78%) Project Planning
12 35 (7.14%) People Management
13 33 (6.73%) Business Analysis
14 29 (5.92%) Continuous Improvement
15 28 (5.71%) Mentoring
16 27 (5.51%) SDLC
17 26 (5.31%) Line Management
18 25 (5.10%) Supplier Management
19 23 (4.69%) ITIL V3
19 23 (4.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.04%) C
1 10 (2.04%) SQL
2 8 (1.63%) Python
3 7 (1.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.22%) C++
5 5 (1.02%) Java
6 4 (0.82%) R
6 4 (0.82%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.61%) C#
8 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 105 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 90 (18.37%) PMI Certification
3 69 (14.08%) PMP
3 69 (14.08%) SC Cleared
4 48 (9.80%) Degree
5 34 (6.94%) DV Cleared
6 31 (6.33%) APMP
7 11 (2.24%) BPSS Clearance
8 9 (1.84%) ISEB
9 8 (1.63%) HND
9 8 (1.63%) MAPM
9 8 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (1.43%) HNC
11 5 (1.02%) CCNA
11 5 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.02%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
13 2 (0.41%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 1 (0.20%) APMG
14 1 (0.20%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.06%) QA
2 11 (2.24%) Disclosure Scotland
3 8 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.63%) P3O
4 4 (0.82%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.41%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.20%) COBIT
6 1 (0.20%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.20%) TickIT
System Software
1 13 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (1.63%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.61%) NFS
3 3 (0.61%) Samba
3 3 (0.61%) VMware ESX
3 3 (0.61%) vSphere
4 1 (0.20%) HDFS
4 1 (0.20%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 68 (13.88%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.49%) VMware
3 16 (3.27%) Oracle
4 15 (3.06%) Cisco
4 15 (3.06%) Citrix
5 10 (2.04%) SAP
6 7 (1.43%) ServiceNow
7 6 (1.22%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 6 (1.22%) Ciena
7 6 (1.22%) HP
7 6 (1.22%) Huawei
7 6 (1.22%) NetApp
7 6 (1.22%) Rally
8 5 (1.02%) ArcSight
8 5 (1.02%) BT
8 5 (1.02%) CheckPoint
9 4 (0.82%) IBM
9 4 (0.82%) NEC
10 3 (0.61%) Autodesk
10 3 (0.61%) EMC
Manchester, Lancashire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 5 days ago
Suffolk
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
TDA Group
Rate: £750 - £800 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Ipswich
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: Market related
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £450.00 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 days ago