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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
PRINCE2 Practitioner
Rank 441 402 339
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -63
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 Practitioner 202 256 287
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.45% 0.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.74% 2.35% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 171 201
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £26.25 - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 - -

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
11621 10908 10315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.48% 19.15% 19.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7257 6503 5836
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 542 453
Median hourly rate £29.00 £23.75 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.10% +26.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.90 £51.24 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +33.33%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -56 193 £475 +11.76% 30
London -4 91 £525 +10.52% 8
South East -18 32 £428 +1.78% 11
South West -1 18 £375 -8.53% 3
West Midlands -27 16 £451 +9.87% 3
City of London +38 12 £475 +2.70% 3
North West -26 11 £438 - 3
Gloucestershire - 10 £375 - 1
East of England +18 9 £369 -18.95%
Hampshire +4 9 £494 +18.12% 5
Surrey +3 9 £428 -7.56% 2
Bristol -5 8 £375 -0.66% 1
Manchester -14 7 £450 +4.34% 2
Berkshire -6 6 £500 +42.85% 1
Scotland +7 5 £400 +12.28% 1
East Midlands +1 5 £375 -11.76% 1
Edinburgh -1 5 £400 -
Yorkshire -2 4 £380 -5.00% 1
Warwickshire -7 4 £500 +12.99% 1
Lancashire -17 4 £431 +11.65%
North East -45 4 £495 +9.39%
Kent - 4 £413 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £400 -
Derbyshire - 4 £411 -
Cobham - 4 £428 -
Derby - 4 £411 -
Hertfordshire +11 3 £325 -28.57%
Birmingham -15 3 £385 +0.98% 1
Midlands - 3 £475 -
Gloucester - 3 £375 -

PRINCE2 Practitioner
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 468 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 301 (64.32%) Project Management
3 164 (35.04%) Finance
4 121 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
5 119 (25.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 100 (21.37%) Security Cleared
7 96 (20.51%) ITIL
8 86 (18.38%) MS Project
9 81 (17.31%) PMI Certification
10 74 (15.81%) Change Management
11 64 (13.68%) PMP
12 63 (13.46%) Microsoft
13 57 (12.18%) MS Excel
14 53 (11.32%) Risk Management
15 52 (11.11%) SC Cleared
16 50 (10.68%) Degree
17 48 (10.26%) Change Control
18 45 (9.62%) Matrix Management
19 43 (9.19%) Data Centre
20 41 (8.76%) Waterfall
21 39 (8.33%) Project Planning
21 39 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
22 36 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
22 36 (7.69%) MS Office
23 34 (7.26%) Telecoms
24 33 (7.05%) PMI
25 32 (6.84%) DV Cleared
26 31 (6.62%) APMP
26 31 (6.62%) Migration
26 31 (6.62%) Supplier 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 29 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.50%) Confluence
3 5 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (1.07%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.43%) CMS
4 2 (0.43%) IBM Domino
4 2 (0.43%) IBM Notes
4 2 (0.43%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.21%) Moodle
5 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 86 (18.38%) MS Project
2 57 (12.18%) MS Excel
3 36 (7.69%) MS Office
4 24 (5.13%) MS Visio
5 22 (4.70%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.28%) CA PPM
2 5 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.43%) Primavera
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
4 1 (0.21%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.42%) Office 365
2 7 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (1.50%) IaaS
3 5 (1.07%) Yammer
4 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.85%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.21%) iTunes
6 1 (0.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.06%) Firewall
2 16 (3.42%) WAN
3 10 (2.14%) LAN
4 9 (1.92%) Skype
5 8 (1.71%) 4G
5 8 (1.71%) Unified Communications
6 7 (1.50%) LTE
6 7 (1.50%) TETRA
7 5 (1.07%) Network Security
7 5 (1.07%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.85%) Broadband
8 4 (0.85%) DNS
8 4 (0.85%) Internet
9 3 (0.64%) CTI
9 3 (0.64%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.64%) SAN
9 3 (0.64%) VoIP
9 3 (0.64%) Wireless
10 2 (0.43%) MPLS
10 2 (0.43%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database
2 3 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.43%) 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 14 (2.99%) JIRA
2 2 (0.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 164 (35.04%) Finance
2 34 (7.26%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.91%) Banking
4 22 (4.70%) Law
5 17 (3.63%) Retail
6 16 (3.42%) Legal
6 16 (3.42%) Manufacturing
7 13 (2.78%) Advertising
8 10 (2.14%) Back Office
9 9 (1.92%) Marketing
10 8 (1.71%) Billing
11 6 (1.28%) Automotive
12 5 (1.07%) Front Office
12 5 (1.07%) Investment Banking
12 5 (1.07%) Publishing
13 3 (0.64%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.43%) German Language
14 2 (0.43%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.43%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 331 (70.73%) Project Manager
2 63 (13.46%) IT Manager
3 58 (12.39%) IT Project Manager
4 54 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
5 50 (10.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 49 (10.47%) Senior Manager
7 43 (9.19%) Senior Project Manager
8 33 (7.05%) Programme Manager
9 24 (5.13%) Technical Manager
10 22 (4.70%) Technical Project Manager
11 18 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
11 18 (3.85%) Analyst
12 16 (3.42%) SC Cleared Project Manager
13 13 (2.78%) Security Manager
14 12 (2.56%) Applications Manager
14 12 (2.56%) Development Manager
14 12 (2.56%) Office 365 Manager
14 12 (2.56%) Transition Manager
15 11 (2.35%) Business Analyst
15 11 (2.35%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.50%) .NET
2 4 (0.85%) CSS
2 4 (0.85%) Flash
2 4 (0.85%) Web Services
3 3 (0.64%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (0.64%) HTML
3 3 (0.64%) J2EE
4 2 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (0.43%) jQuery
4 2 (0.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (0.21%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 43 (9.19%) Data Centre
2 33 (7.05%) PMI
3 11 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (1.92%) Video on Demand
5 8 (1.71%) Management Information System
6 7 (1.50%) NHS
6 7 (1.50%) Virtual Team
7 6 (1.28%) Wiki
8 5 (1.07%) Security Operations Centre
9 4 (0.85%) Hedge funds
9 4 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (0.85%) PKI
9 4 (0.85%) User Experience
10 3 (0.64%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.43%) Life Science
11 2 (0.43%) VCE vBlock
12 1 (0.21%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.70%) Windows
2 9 (1.92%) Unix
3 6 (1.28%) Linux
4 4 (0.85%) SUSE
5 2 (0.43%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.43%) Windows 2000
5 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.21%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.21%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 301 (64.32%) Project Management
3 121 (25.85%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (25.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 96 (20.51%) ITIL
6 74 (15.81%) Change Management
7 53 (11.32%) Risk Management
8 48 (10.26%) Change Control
9 45 (9.62%) Matrix Management
10 41 (8.76%) Waterfall
11 39 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
11 39 (8.33%) Project Planning
12 36 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
13 31 (6.62%) Migration
13 31 (6.62%) Supplier Management
14 29 (6.20%) Line Management
14 29 (6.20%) Programme Management
15 27 (5.77%) SDLC
16 24 (5.13%) Mentoring
17 23 (4.91%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (2.78%) C
2 8 (1.71%) SQL
3 5 (1.07%) JavaScript
4 3 (0.64%) C#
4 3 (0.64%) Java
4 3 (0.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.21%) PHP
5 1 (0.21%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 100 (21.37%) Security Cleared
2 81 (17.31%) PMI Certification
3 64 (13.68%) PMP
4 52 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 50 (10.68%) Degree
6 32 (6.84%) DV Cleared
7 31 (6.62%) APMP
8 14 (2.99%) ISEB
8 14 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (2.14%) BPSS Clearance
9 10 (2.14%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.71%) MAPM
11 6 (1.28%) HND
12 5 (1.07%) HNC
13 3 (0.64%) CISSP
13 3 (0.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
14 2 (0.43%) CCNA
14 2 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
15 1 (0.21%) CRISC
15 1 (0.21%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (3.85%) QA
3 11 (2.35%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (1.07%) P3O
5 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.21%) TickIT
System Software
1 7 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.21%) HDFS
3 1 (0.21%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 63 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (2.99%) Cisco
3 11 (2.35%) Oracle
4 10 (2.14%) Citrix
4 10 (2.14%) SAP
4 10 (2.14%) VMware
5 7 (1.50%) CheckPoint
5 7 (1.50%) HP
6 6 (1.28%) Rally
6 6 (1.28%) ServiceNow
7 5 (1.07%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 5 (1.07%) ArcSight
7 5 (1.07%) Ciena
7 5 (1.07%) Huawei
7 5 (1.07%) NEC
8 4 (0.85%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.43%) Lotus
9 2 (0.43%) Wyse
10 1 (0.21%) Ariba
10 1 (0.21%) Juniper
Kent
Information Technology Services
Rate: £450 - 500 per day + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucestershire
LA International
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
London
24 Seven
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 350-400 Per Day
Posted: 17 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 325-400 Per Day
Posted: 17 days ago